REBELS WITHOUT APPLAUSE Add New Bassist

REBELS WITHOUT APPLAUSE, the Chicago-based act featuring guitarist/vocalist Greg Fulton (ex-ZNOWHITE, CYCLONE TEMPLE), have announced the addition to the group's ranks of bassist Steve Reichelt. "It has been well worth the wait!" Fulton writes on the band's official web site. "For all the fans, let us just say we have definitely taken a set-up with ...

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ROCK CITY MORGUE Announce Tour Dates

New Orleans, Louisiana-based ROCK CITY MORGUE, the band featuring former WHITE ZOMBIE bassist Sean Yseult, ex-MAN SCOUTS OF AMERICA frontman Rik Slave, and ex-THE B MOVIE RATS drummer Andy Baker, have lined up the following dates during the coming weeks: May 09 - Red Eye Fly - Austin, TX May 10 - Red Blood Club ...

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BLUEBIRD: Equipment Stolen!

Los Angeles-based BLUEBIRD, featuring former AMEN guitarist Paul Figueroa, have had musical equipment stolen from their tour van while touring the U.K. with HELL IS FOR HEROES. The band's van was reportedly broken into in Leeds on Monday night (April 28) and over $8,000 worth of instruments was removed. The band will be continuing the ...

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Police Refute DAVID LEE ROTH Intruder Story

The Pasadena Police Department has refuted David Lee Roth's claim that he used a shotgun to stop an intruder at his California home over the weekend, according to Launch. According to the former VAN HALEN singer's press release, at about 3 a.m. PT on Saturday (April 26) he "was awakened by the sounds of breaking ...

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THRESHOLD To Embark On European Mini-Tour

U.K. progressive metallers THRESHOLD are currently preparing for their European mini-tour, set to kick off early next month. The following dates have been announced: Jun. 03 - Capitol Musiktheater - Paderborn, GER Jun. 04 - Colos Saal - Aschaffenburg, GER Jun. 06 - De Boerderij - Zoetermeer, NETH Jun. 07 - Z7, Pratteln, SWI Jun. ...

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KORN Frontman To Play Crack Dealer In New Movie

KORN frontman Jonathan Davis will star in a new film called "Seeing Other People", due next year. The movie is in production now, and Davis plays a crack dealer, the singer revealed in an online chat. "Seeing Other People" is being directed by Wallace Wolodarsky, and stars Alex Borstein (formerly of "Mad TV"), Josh Charles, ...

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VICIOUS RUMORS: Headlining Dates Announced

Veteran San Francisco Bay Area melodic metallers VICIOUS RUMORS have lined up the following live appearances: May 06 – San Francisco, CA @ The Curve Bar (Guitar Godathon) May 31 – Concord, CA @ Bourbon Street As previously reported, VICIOUS RUMORS have written over a dozen new songs and are planning to enter the studio ...

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VANDERHOOF: Another Show Added

VANDERHOOF, the band led by METAL CHURCH guitarist Kurdt Vanderhoof, will perform a headlining show at Jimmy Z's in Everett, Washington on Thursday, June 5. As previously reported, VANDERHOOF will play at The Ballard Firehouse in Seattle on Friday, May 16. VANDERHOOF, who recently replaced vocalist Drew Hart (ex-TIMELESS HALL) with John DiBernardo, will issue ...

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