PRIMUS Reform, Record New Material

The original lineup of PRIMUSLes Claypool (bass/vocals), Tim "Herb" Alexander (drums) and Larry "Ler" Lalonde (guitar) — has reformed after a four-year hiatus and has recorded five new songs for inclusion on the upcoming DVD/CD set, "Animals Should Not Try to Act Like People", due October 7 on Prawn Song/Interscope Records. According to ...

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HATEBREED Announce Album Title

HATEBREED have set "The Rise Of Brutality" as the title for their third album, due on October 28 through Republic/Universal Records. "The Rise Of Brutality" was recorded at Planet Z studios in Massachusetts with producer Zeuss (SHADOWS FALL, SWORN ENEMY) and was mixed at Armoury Studios in Vancouver, B.C. with Mike Fraser (METALLICA, AC/DC). HATEBREED ...

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SEVENDUST To Hold Listening Sessions For New CD On Upcoming Tour

In lieu of an opening act on their upcoming acoustic tour, SEVENDUST will be holding listening sessions for their new album, "Seasons", prior to taking the stage at each venue. As previously reported, SEVENDUST recorded 17 tracks during the sessions for the new CD at Atlanta's Ruby Red Studios with producer Butch Walker (INJECTED, SR-71). ...

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MÖTLEY CRÜE CD Box Set, DVD Video Collection Due In The Fall

MÖTLEY CRÜE will release their long-awaited CD box set and DVD video collection this September in the U.K. and on November 11 in the U.S., according to the group's official web site. The CD box set will offer rarities as well album-side favorites from the CRÜE's multi-platinum albums "Shout at the Devil", "Theatre of Pain", ...

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SHARON OSBOURNE Cancels

The following item was published in today's edition of The New York Post: "Sharon Osbourne is so ticked off about the direction her new talk show is heading, she's refusing to show up for work. Sharon was supposed to tape some test shows Monday, but according to Foxnews.com she called in 'sick' on Saturday from ...

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AEROSMITH To Perform Free Concert In D.C.

AEROSMITH, BRITNEY SPEARS, and MARY J. BLIGE will perform a free concert on Thursday, Sept. 4 at The National Mall, between the U.S. Capitol and the Washington Monument in Washington, D.C. The lineup will include two other artists yet to be confirmed. Broadcast live from 8 to 9 p.m. on ABC, the concert leads up ...

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FATES WARNING Bassist: Tales From The Road

FATES WARNING bassist Joey Vera has posted the following message on his web site: "I'm back in black! The post-tour decompression is in progress. Glad to be home after the 6-week tour. I truly had the best time on the tour with FATES WARNING (supporting DREAM THEATER and QUEENSRŸCHE). We were treated with great respect ...

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