NIRVANA Fan Bids $7,300 For Plane Ride And Lunch With KRIST NOVOSELIC

An unidentified bidder shelled out $7,300 for a private plane ride and lunch with former NIRVANA bassist Krist Novoselic, according to MTV.com. The auction benefited People for the American Way, a nonprofit political organization dedicated to voter registration and awareness and defending constitutional liberties. Novoselic, who has his own Cessna Skylane jet, will pick up ...

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KORN Guitarist Reveals His Favorite Gig Of The Year

Launch Radio Networks is reporting that KORN's been on the road for much of 2004, appearing on LINKIN PARK's Projekt Revolution tour this past summer and, more recently, headlining their own shows with CHEVELLE, BREAKING BENJAMIN and SKINDRED. But guitarist James "Munky" Shaffer talked about what made a European show with METALLICA and SLIPKNOT his ...

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VREID To Support ENSLAVED In Europe

VREID, the new Norwegian band formed by former WINDIR members Hváll (bass), Steingrim (drums) and Sture (vocals, guitar), have secured the direct support slot on ENSLAVED's upcoming European tour. As previously reported, Candlelight Records has set a January 25, 2005 U.S. release date VREID's debut album, entitled "Kraft". The CD was recorded during the summer ...

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BLUE ÖYSTER CULT: Limited-Edition Art Available

Legendary rockers BLUE ÖYSTER CULT are making available a very limited edition set of prints (400 prints only) of the album cover art from their most recent live album and DVD, "Long Day's Night". The print is numbered and signed by founding members Buck Dharma, Eric Bloom, Allan Lanier and cover artist Ioannis (DEEP PURPLE, ...

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CANDIRIA Introduce New Guitarists

CANDIRIA have posted the following message on their official web site: "Tomorrow we start our next run of dates with NONPOINT and DRY KILL LOGIC. We are excited to get back on the road and bring it for ya'll once again. This is a short one only lasting about two weeks, but we are planning ...

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DEVILINSIDE Drop Off DIECAST/E.TOWN CONCRETE Tour

Due to personal reasons, Minneapolis' DEVILINSIDE have dropped off the tour with DIECAST, E.TOWN CONCRETE and TWELVE TRIBES. "The band wishes to thank all the people who came out to see them, the bands on tour, and apologizes to those who were looking forward to seeing them," reads a statement from the group's record label. ...

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NOVEMBERS DOOM Part Ways With Bassist, Seek Replacement

Chicago doomsters NOVEMBERS DOOM have parted ways with bass player Mike LeGros. Mike played bass with the band for the past two years, and contributed to the recording of the upcoming CD, "The Pale Haunt Departure". "It was brought to our attention that he was not comfortable in the band due to creative differences, and ...

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M.O.D.: Texas Tour Dates Announced

M.O.D. have announced the following dates in late December/early January: Dec. 31 - HeadHunters - Austin TX Jan. 01 - Zero's - Corpus Christi, TX As previously reported, M.O.D.'s video for the track "Wigga" has been made available for download at this location. "Wigga" comes off M.O.D.'s most recent studio album, "The Rebel ...

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