PRINCE OF WALES Discusses OSBOURNE Theft

BBC News is reporgiting that The Prince of Wales asked Sharon Osbourne about her £2m burglary and the health of her husband Ozzy after Tuesday's Royal Variety Performance. Prince Charles talked to Osbourne backstage at the London Coliseum show, after she replaced her husband who was recovering from a shoulder operation. Osbourne made ...

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DARKTHRONE Refuse ALARM Award Nomination

Legendary Norwegian black metal band DARKTHRONE, nominated last Wednesday in the "Metal" category for the highly coveted Norwegian Alarm Awards, have now been removed from the list of nominees. DARKTHRONE, one of five candidates in the metal category for their album "Sardonic Wrath", communicated their dissatisfaction at being nominated in an article published in Norwegian ...

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Guitarist MIKE 'MAD DOG' COMBS Dead At 42

Guitarist Mike "Mad Dog" Combs, who appeared on the "Strait Up" tribute to Lynn Strait (SNOT), was found dead on Vail Mountain in Colorado Tuesday (Dec. 14) after an approximately 19-hour search. Mike, a snowboarder who was the boyfriend of film legend Clint Eastwood's daughter Alison, was found about 1 p.m. Tuesday in trees along ...

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MARILYN MANSON: 'The Nobodies' Single To Get Re-Released

According to MTV Germany, MARILYN MANSON will re-release his 2001 hit single "The Nobodies" on January 27, 2005. The maxi-CD single will feature a remix of the new version of "The Nobodies" featuring former NINE INCH OF NAILS and current MARILYN MANSON drummer Chris Vrenna. A new video for "The Nobodies" is reportedly in the ...

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MEGADETH: Second London Show Added

Following the sellout of the first London show, MEGADETH have added a second date at the London Astoria on February 9. Their "Blackmail the Universe" world tour now comprises eight U.K. dates: Feb. 01 - Dublin - Ambassador Feb. 02 - Belfast - Ulster Hall Feb. 03 - Glasgow Academy Feb. 04 - Birmingham - ...

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WALHALLA: CHILDREN OF BODOM Side Project Seeks Record Deal

Finnish black-thrashers WALHALLA, featuring guitarist Roope Latvala (CHILDREN OF BODOM, SINERGY) and guitarist/vocalist Lord Heikkinen (SOULGRIND), recently spent time writing new material and are currently seeking a record deal. Commented Heikkinen: "We have some songs ready and it is now all about schedules. We are looking for a deal to do the album." A WALHALLA ...

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