DEE SNIDER: More Solo Gigs Announced

Former TWISTED SISTER frontman Dee Snider has announced the following solo gigs: Oct. 31 – Orlando, FL @ Hard Rock Hotel (private show) Nov. 08 – Brooklyn, NY @ L'Amour Nov. 23 - Farmingdale, NY @ The Downtown Dec. 06 - Poughkeepsie, NY @ The Chance Dec. 13 – New York, NY @ Don Hills ...

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Former ELECTRIC BOYS Singer To Appear On ROLLING STONES Tribute

Former ELECTRIC BOYS and current SILVERGINGER 5 guitarist/vocalist Conny Bloom has recorded two songs for an upcoming ROLLING STONES tribute CD, to be released through Deaf & Dumb Records. Conny plays the guitars on the psychedelic opening track, Pelle Almgren's version of "We Love You" (also featuring ex-SPARKS bassist Martin Gordon). Bloom is also part ...

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A New QUEEN On Hollywood Boulevard

Legendary rock group QUEENJohn Deacon, Brian May, Roger Taylor and the late Freddie Mercury — will be honored with their own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Friday, October 18th. The star will recognize the unparalleled achievements of the band which dominated three generations of music history and follows an active ...

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ENDO: Dates With (HED)PE Announced

Miami, Florida's ENDO have announced the dates for their forthcoming mini-tour with (HED)PE and NONPOINT. They are as follows: Nov. 04 - Ft. Myers, FL @ Neptunes Nov. 05 - Ft. Lauderdale, FL @ Culture Room Nov. 07 - Lake Buena Vista, FL @ House of Blues (Orlando) Nov. 08 - Tampa, FL @ The ...

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THE WILDHEARTS Line Up Japanese Tour

THE WILDHEARTS have lined up the following Japanese dates during December: Dec. 07 - Akasaka Blitz – Tokyo, JAP Dec. 08 - Club Quatro - Osaka, JAP Dec. 09 - Club Quatro - Nagoya, JAP Dec. 10 - Club Citta - Kawasaki, JAP ...

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SEPTIC FLESH Set Release Date For 'Sumerian Daemons'

Greece's SEPTIC FLESH have set January 27th, 2003 as the release date for their brand new CD, titled Sumerian Daemons, through Hammerheart Records. Produced by Fredrik Nordström (HAMMERFALL, IN FLAMES, ARCH ENEMY, DIMMU BORGIR, etc.) at Gothenburg's Studio Fredman, the 13-song effort will include the following cuts, among others: 01. Unbeliever 02. Red Code ...

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TECHNOCRACY Ink Deal With MAUSOLEUM RECORDS

San Francisco Bay Area's TECHNOCRACY, who feature in their ranks VIO-LENCE guitarist Phil Demmel, have inked a deal with Belgium's long-running Mausoleum Records. The band, who were signed to the company based on a recommendation by Andre "Dynamo" Verhuijsen, will issue their long-completed debut album in November, with a European tour tentatively planned for February ...

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ACE FREHLEY Drops Off ROCKTOBERFEST

KISS guitarist Ace Frehley has dropped off the list of scheduled performers at Rocktoberfest, an all-day rock festival set to take place on Saturday, October 19th in Polk City, Florida. Although no official reason was given for Ace's cancellation, the festival's organizers are reportedly attributing the guitarist's absence to a scheduling conflict caused ...

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VOIVOD: A Near-Miss!

The recording sessions for VOIVOD's much-anticipated new opus, The Multiverse, came very close to having to be delayed after guitarist Piggy and drummer Away nearly missed their flights to California from their native Quebec on Tuesday. According to the Chophouse Records web site, "Piggy and Away arrived at The Plant Recording Studios [yesterday] from Montreal, ...

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