NILE/KREATOR/VADER Tour Gets A Name

The forthcoming North American tour featuring NILE, KREATOR, VADER, AMON AMARTH and GOATWHORE has been dubbed "Art of Noise 2". The trek, which is scheduled to kick off in late September, will feature NILE in the headlining slot. More information will be made available soon. ...

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PEARL JAM Bassist Collaborates With KING'S X Singer

PEARL JAM bassist Jeff Ament and KING'S X frontman Doug Pinnick are collaborating on a project they hope to finish this year. Friends since 1988, Ament and Pinnick got together for the first time "a little over a year ago," when, along with drummer Richard Stuverud, they recorded ten songs in one week. "We just ...

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MONSTER MAGNET Members Launch Side Project

MONSTER MAGNET mainman Dave Wyndorf has started a "psychedelic" side project called COMA. He is joined in the new group by other members of MONSTER MAGNET and as-yet-undisclosed "friends". No further information is available at this time. In other news, MONSTER MAGNET have announced a headlining date at the Podium in Hardenberg, Holland on June ...

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NASUM Bassist Quits

NASUM bassist Jesper Liveröd is set to leave the group in the summer to concentrate on his other band, BURST. As previously reported, NASUM's new CD, "Helvete" (Swedish for "Hell"), was recorded at Sweden's Soundlab Studios and features guest appearances from Shane Embury (NAPALM DEATH) and Jörgen Sandström (ENTOMBED, ex-GRAVE). The band will be issuing ...

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STAIND, STATIC-X, LO-PRO: Tour Dates Announced

STAIND, STATIC-X and LO-PRO will team up for a host of dates during July/August. Confirmed shows so far are as follows: Jul. 03 - Atlantic City, NJ - Grand Cayman Ballroom Jul. 04 - Hartford, TC - The Meadows Jul. 05 - Saratoga Springs, NY - Saratoga Performing Arts Center Jul. 07 - Charleston, SC ...

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SLAYER: 'War At The Warfield' DVD To Surface In Late July

In the continuing saga that is the release date for the upcoming SLAYER DVD, "War At The Warfield", a source close to the SLAYER camp has confirmed to BLABBERMOUTH.NET that the much-anticipated live disc will finally surface on July 29 — nearly six months after its originally announced street date. As previously reported, "War At ...

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