VOIVOD's AWAY: BLACKY Will Never Rejoin The Band

VOIVOD fans hoping for a reunion of the band's original — and most celebrated — lineup are unlikely to get their wish, according to drummer Michel Langevin (a.k.a. Away). "Unfortunately we don't really get along with [original bassist] Blacky," Langevin told Metal Update. "He is the one who will never be back in the fold. ...

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AEROSMITH/WILLIE NELSON Collaboration To See Light Of Day

A lost collaboration between AEROSMITH and WILLIE NELSON will surface on "The Essential Willie Nelson", due April 1 on Columbia/Legacy Records. The song, "One Time Too Many", was written by AEROSMITH frontman Steven Tyler and was recorded in Vancouver in 1987. "Willie Nelson's image and persona are only overshadowed by the character of his guitar," ...

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Former SKUNK ANANSIE Singer To Make Live Solo Debut

Former SKUNK ANANSIE frontwoman SKIN will make her solo debut in the U.K. with two shows at the London Scala. Tickets are on sale now. The dates are as follows: May 06 – London, UK @ Scala May 07 – London, UK @ Scala SKIN will release her first solo album, "Fleshwounds", on June 9 ...

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TYPE O NEGATIVE Change Album Title

TYPE O NEGATIVE are strongly rumored to have changed the title for their upcoming CD to "Life is Killing Me" from the originally announced "The Dream Is Dead". An official confirmation on the matter has yet to be made. The album, due in June through Roadrunner Records, was recorded at Brooklyn, New York's Systems 2 ...

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