TOMMY LEE Interviewed By KTLA: Video Available

Former MÖTLEY CRÜE drummer Tommy Lee discussed what went into writing his autobiography, "Tommyland", in an interview with KTLA. In addition, Lee talked about maintaining a friendly relationship with ex-wives Heather Locklear and Pamela Anderson, his penis, tattoos, and hanging out with porn stars. Watch the interview here. ...

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GLENN HUGHES: U.K. Tour Rescheduled

To coincide with the late-January 2005 release of his new album "Soul Mover" on CD, former DEEP PURPLE/BLACK SABBATH singer Glenn Hughes will be undertaking a two-month European tour, beginning with seven shows in the U.K in February (the European dates will be announced as soon as they are confirmed). The U.K. dates are as ...

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APHELION Part Ways With Singer, Seek Replacement

APHELION, the Oslo, Norway-based group featuring former members of SACRALIS, OLD MAN'S CHILD, PECCATUM and DIMENSION F3H, have parted ways with singer Anette Guldbrandsen. "Anette was one of the founding members but due to personal differences within the band we could not continue the cooperation and had to let her go," the group write in ...

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ONCE DEAD: Former VENGEANCE RISING Members To Release Live DVD

ONCE DEAD, the new band featuring the former rhythm section of VENGEANCE RISING, recorded their August 2004 VENGEANCE RISING "reunion" concert for an upcoming DVD release. The vocals at the gig were handled by Scott Waters of ULTIMATUM. Besides the live performance, the DVD will also contain many bonus features, including a pre-concert interview where ...

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VENI DOMINE, RENASCENT, INEVITABLE END Confirmed For BOBFEST 2005

VENI DOMINE (progressive doom metal from Sweden), RENASCENT (heavy thrash/death from Finland), INEVITABLE END (crunchy thrash from Sweden), GRACE WILL FALL (hardcore/metalcore from Sweden) and VIRGIN FOREST are the first five bands confirmed for Europe's biggest Christian metal festival, Bobfest 2005, set to be held March 11-13 in Linköping, Sweden. Speakers this year will be ...

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LINKIN PARK Singer Considers Other Collaborations

With their collaborative EP with rapper JAY-Z, titled "Collision Course", out on Nov. 30, LINKIN PARK vocalist Chester Bennington told Launch Radio Networks that there are other artists he'd like to work with as well. "The list is long," he said. "I would really like to work with DEPECHE MODE. I think they're great. You ...

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IRON MAIDEN To Release 'Number Of The Beast' Single

In celebration of IRON MAIDEN's phenomenal 25-year history and in keeping with the recent international chart success of their double DVD, "The Early Years", EMI will release "The Number of The Beast" as a single on January 3, 2005. The title track of the band's third (and first No 1!) album, this single was a ...

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PAIN CONFESSOR Begin Work On New Material

Finnish metallers PAIN CONFESSOR have finished writing four new songs for their sophomore album, tentatively due next fall. "New material seems to be heavier and the contrast between melodies and kick-ass riffs even stronger, just as predicted," PAIN CONFESSOR guitarist Tuomas writes on the group's web site. "There is some fast stuff, some slow and ...

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