RAVEN To Play SUN N' STEEL, MARCH METAL MELTDOWN Festivals

According to RAVEN bassist/vocalist John Gallagher, RAVEN are "99% certain" to play the Sun n' Steel festival March 6-7 in Tampa, Florida and the March Metal Meltdown VI festival March 12-13 in Irvington, New Jersey. In other news, RAVEN are continuing to compile footage for their first-ever DVD, tentatively due later in the year. "We ...

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DREAM THEATER: 'Premium' Ticket Packages Available Now

Taking a page right out of the KISS/AEROSMITH book, DREAM THEATER are offering their fans "Premium" tickets for the upcoming "An Evening With Dream Theater - Train of Thought 2004 World Tour" before they go on sale to the public. Available packages are as follows: * Bronze Presale – for a $10 service fee over ...

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VANDENBERG To Be Featured In Dutch TV Program

Long-defunct Dutch hard rock outfit VANDENBERG, led by one-time WHITESNAKE guitarist Adrian Vandenberg, will be featured in a Dutch TV program called "Single Luck" this Friday, January 23. The brainchild of producer "Tonko Dop", the show focuses on bands that produced one world smash hit before reverting to relative obscurity, and this week's episode will ...

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SALEM: DVD To Receive Release Next Week

Israeli death metallers SALEM will release their DVD, "Live Demise", in their home country on Wednesday, January 28. According to a posting on the group's official web site, the disc will be available through Blockbuster, Tower Records and Raven Music. The suggested retail price is 79 Shekels. A European distribution deal is currently in the ...

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SLAYER Schedule 'Monster Garage' Appearance

According to drummer Dave Lombardo's official web site, SLAYER will be performing on the TV show "Monster Garage" on Friday, April 19 at midnight (PST) on the Discovery Channel. Dave will also be performing drums for the soundtrack to the upcoming remake of the classic horror flick "Dawn of the Dead". FANTOMAS, Lombardo's ...

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KISS To Be Featured On VH1 CLASSIC's 'Headline Act'

VH1 Classic "Headline Act" presents KISS premiering on Monday, January 26 at 11:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. The half-hour block features an interview with KISS frontmen Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley from the VH1 Classic studio as well as classic KISS videos from their history-making career. Simmons and Stanley talk about how their love for ...

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