LIVING COLOUR To Open For DEEP PURPLE On North American Tour?

LIVING COLOUR are strongly rumored to have landed the opening slot on the upcoming DEEP PURPLE North American tour, tentatively set to kick off on the West Coast around January 15, 2004. DEEP PURPLE will be touring behind their most recent CD, "Bananas", which was recorded in Los Angeles with KID ROCK producer Michael Bradford. ...

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METALLICA Film Video For 'The Unnamed Feeling'

METALLICA shot the third video from their "St. Anger" album, "The Unnamed Feeling", in downtown Los Angeles on Wednesday (October 15). Based in the premises of Little Joe's restaurant, and directed/produced by The Malloy Brothers ("St. Anger" video producers), the shoot was taking place at two different areas in the building and utilized dozens of ...

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PANTERA's New Found Power Has A Name: DAMAGEPLAN

PANTERA guitarist Dimebag Darrell and drummer Vinnie Paul have officially named their new band DAMAGEPLAN. The group, whose debut album is due January 27 through Elektra Records, also features singer Patrick Lachman, who used to play guitar in HALFORD and DIESEL MACHINE. Former JERRY CANTRELL back-up guitarist Shawn Matthews, who played bass in an early ...

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DARKANE Postpone Recording Sessions For New Album

Sweden's DARKANE have postponed the recording sessions for their fourth album until after their upcoming European tour with DEATH ANGEL. The delay is due to the fact that the group's guitarist Klas Ideberg recently underwent surgery for a slipped disc in his back and also because the band want to spend extra time building their ...

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SAXON: Songwriting Sessions Underway

SAXON frontman Biff Byford has posted the following update to the band's official web site: "Well its about time I filled you in on what's happening SAXON wise. So the DVD finally came out and it seems everybody loves it, it took some time to locate somebody to make the booklet and put it all ...

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HUNDRED REASONS To Support AC/DC In London

British five-piece HUNDRED REASONS have been confirmed as support for AC/DC at London Carling Hammersmith Apollo on October 21. As previously reported, AC/DC sold more than 4,000 tickets for the one-off U.K. show in just four minutes. AC/DC's appearance at Carling Apollo Hammersmith will be the band's first U.K. show since playing Milton Keynes Bowl ...

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