IRON MAIDEN Rock AOL

Jonny Evans of Macworld U.K. reports that IRON MAIDEN chose to use AOL — an ISP with a global reach — when they were touring. AOL's service seemed a simple-to-implement, cost-effective communications choice for a band on a world tour. "We have travelled across the world promoting our new album," explained IRON MAIDEN's chief technician, ...

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AC/DC Return To Their Roots

Australian Associated Press reports that when AC/DC played at the Hammersmith Odeon in London on their first tour outside Australia in 1976, lead singer Bon Scott took the train to the gig and had to buy a ticket to get into the venue after he couldn't get past bouncers. But when AC/DC on Tuesday night ...

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OZZY OSBOURNE To Appear On 'The Weakest Link'?

Sky News reports that Ozzy Osbourne has revealed that he wished he had accepted the chance to appear on "The Weakest Link". Anne Robinson took the show to the States and did a run over there. Ozzy said: "I did get an offer but I could not decide if she would just make a fool ...

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KILL II THIS To Support MACHINE HEAD In Europe

Britain's KILL II THIS have been confirmed as main support to MACHINE HEAD on the following European shows in November: Nov. 02 - Strasbourg, FRA - La Laiterie Nov. 04 - Paris, FRA - Elysee Montmartre Nov. 06 - Barcelona, SPA - Razzmatazz Nov. 07 - Bergara, SPA - Sala Jam Nov. 08 - Oporto, ...

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ENTOMBED: Second Seattle Show Added

Sweden's ENTOMBED have added a second Seattle show to their "Six Feet Under Tour" on Saturday, October 26 at Studio 7. ENTOMBED will be supported by SINGLE BULLET THEORY, NOCTURNE and Seattle locals THE BRAINDEAD, IN MEMORIUM, NME and VS. THE WORLD. The show will be all ages (bar w/ ID), and tickets will be ...

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Tribute To RITCHIE BLACKMORE To Arrive In November

A tribute to former DEEP PURPLE/RAINBOW guitarist Ritchie Blackmore, titled "Blackmore's Castle: A Tribute to Deep Purple and Rainbow", is slated for release on November 11 through Lion Music. The complete track listing for the effort is as follows: 01. MISTER KITE – Bloodsucker 02. TRANSCENDENCE – Perfect Strangers 03. ARABESQUE – STARGAZER 04. LARS ...

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