METALLICA: More 'CMT Outlaws' Photos Posted Online

METALLICA's official web site has uploaded several photos from METALLICA frontman James Hetfield's performance at the "CMT Outlaws" concert taping Tuesday night (Sept. 7) at Nashville's Gaylord Entertainment Center. Check out the pictures at this location. A report on Metallica.com from the special concert event reads as follows: "'Please welcome James Hetfield of ...

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IZZY STRADLIN Jams With VELVET REVOLVER In Barcelona

Yet another GUNS N' ROSES semi-reunion of sorts took place Thursday (Sept. 9) in Barcelona, Spain when guitarist Izzy Stradlin joined his old bandmates in VELVET REVOLVER onstage for the GN'R classics "I Used To Love Her" and "It's So Easy". This is the third time in less than a week that Izzy jammed with ...

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THERAPY? Seek North American Record Deal

THERAPY? bassist Michael McKeegan has posted the following message on the group's official web site: "Just to clear up what's going on with the release of [the new THERAPY? album] 'Never Apologise Never Explain' in North America. At this point in time Spitfire U.S. will NOT be releasing this album (no great loss as they ...

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Former Producer Slams TWISTED SISTER Over 'Stay Hungry' Re-Recording

Veteran hard rock producer Tom Werman has shot back at TWISTED SISTER over their comments regarding his collaboration with the group on the double-platinum "Stay Hungry" album. In a recent press release announcing the release of the re-recorded and expanded version of the classic 1984 album (under the new title "Still Hungry"), guitarist Jay Jay ...

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MARILYN MANSON Reveals Brand-New Art Exhibit: TRISMEGISTUS

MARILYN MANSON will follow up his much-acclaimed 2002 art exhibit debut with "Trismegistus". This art exhibit is scheduled to take place this month in Europe, with U.S. dates to be announced soon. "Trismegistus", an exhibit of artwork by Marilyn Manson, will be held Tuesday, September 14 in Paris, France at Hotel Lutetia. A second display ...

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PRIMUS' LES CLAYPOOL To Appear On LYNYRD SKYNYRD Tribute Album

Les Claypool (PRIMUS) and GOV'T MULE are among the artists paying homage to to one of America's greatest rock bands on "Under The Influence - A Jam Band Tribute to Lynyrd Skynyrd", out October 5 via Sanctuary Records. For the special 11-song disc, Sanctuary recruited some of the top names in guitar-driven rock to re-interpret ...

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LIFE OF AGONY Sign With EPIC RECORDS?

Reunited New York metal band LIFE OF AGONY are rumored to have inked a deal with Epic Records. The group, who were previously signed to the Roadrunner label, will shortly enter the studio to begin recording their first album of new material since 1997's "Soul Searching Sun", tentatively due in early 2005. Songtitles set to ...

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