SILENT FORCE Guitarist Schedules Japanese Workshop Tour

SILENT FORCE guitarist Alex Beyrodt will be embarking on a Japanese workshop tour in February. Confirmed dates are as follows: Feb. 2-3 - Fukuoka, Kyushu Import Pro Audio Fair, Bayside Place, Hakata 2nd Floor Feb. 04 - Fukuoka-Fukuoka, Fukuoka Musicland Key Feb. 06 - Okinawa-Naha, Okinawa Takara Records Feb. 08 - Kagawa-Takamatsu, Kagawa Hits Feb. ...

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LUPARA: Lineup Revamped

LUPARA, the Illinois-based band featuring former BROKEN HOPE guitarist Jeremy Wagner, have been off the map since April of last year due to some significant lineup changes. Joining Wagner and singer Craig Gross in the group's new formation are drummer Scott Creekmore, bassist John and second guitarist Tom Brandner. Photos of the new lineup can ...

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Guitarist DAVE NAVARRO Rejects MÖTLEY CRÜE Internet Report

Former JANE'S ADDICTION/RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS guitarist Dave Navarro has rejected an Internet report that he will be replacing guitarist Mick Mars on the upcoming MÖTLEY CRÜE tour. The report states that Navarro will be replacing Mars due to Mick's ongoing health problems. Writing on his official web site, Navarro said, "There is a rumor ...

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CHILDREN OF BODOM: Tentative Release Date For New Album Revealed

CHILDREN OF BODOM bassist Henkka Blacksmith has revealed that the group's new album will be recorded in Helsinki, Finland with producer Mikko Karmila but not at the Finnvox studio, where Karmila had previously mixed some of the group's previous output. It is not presently clear if the recordings, which were scheduled for March, will be ...

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THE HUMAN CONDITION Name New EP

THE HUMAN CONDITION, the Arizona-based band featuring former SACRED REICH guitarist Wiley Arnett, have set "The Means" as the title of their recently completed six-song EP, tentatively due on February 1 via the group's official web site. The complete track listing for the effort is as follows 01. Smoke & Dust 02. Straw 03. Feed ...

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