SHADOWS FALL To Play Korea In February

SHADOWS FALL have confirmed a headlining show at the Rolling Hall/Hong Dae in Seoul, Korea on February 12, 2005. As previously reported, SHADOWS FALL and AS I LAY DYING will be teaming up for an Australian tour beginning on February 16 in Brisbane. Support at the Australian shows will come from brutal metalcore act PARKWAY ...

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SHARON OSBOURNE Named 'Rock Personality of The Year'

ITV.com is reporting that Sharon Osbourne has snatched the "Rock Personality of the Year" award out of the hands of husband Ozzy. BLACK SABBATH frontman Ozzy picked up the accolade last year after scoring his first ever number one in a three-decade chart career. But this year, Sharon, 52, outdid her husband and ...

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MEGADETH To Play ESP's 30th Anniversary Party

MEGADETH mainman Dave Mustaine has posted the following message in the "Forums" section of the band's official web site "Over the last few weeks I have had the privilege to talk with a few friends, Jamey from HATEBREED, Scott from ANTHRAX, Gary from EXODUS, Brian from DIAMOND HEAD, and Phil from SUPERJOINT RITUAL. We all ...

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NIGHTSCAPE Sign With LION MUSIC

Swedish power metal band NIGHTSCAPE have inked a deal with Lion Music. The group's debut album, entitled "Symphony of the Night", will be recorded during January/February and is tentatively due in the spring. NIGHTSCAPE, who are said to be influenced by such bands as STRATOVARIUS, YNGWIE MALMSTEEN and HELLOWEEN, will make their next live appearance ...

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THE PANIC CHANNEL: First Video Posted Online

THE PANIC CHANNEL, the new band featuring three quarters of the most recent lineup of JANE'S ADDICTION (guitarist Dave Navarro, drummer Stephen Perkins, and bassist Chris Chaney) and former SKYCYCLE vocalist Steve Isaacs, have posted a video for their track "Bloody Mary" at this location (Quicktime, 18.3 MB). Commented the band: "The last ...

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Ex-LIEGE LORD Guitarist Nominated For GRAMMY

Former LIEGE LORD guitarist Paul Nelson has been nominated for a Grammy award for "I'm A Bluesman" (Virgin/EMI), the album he wrote songs for and performed guitar on for JOHNNY WINTER. The album is nominated in the "Best Contemporary Blues Album 2004" category. The ceremonies will be held February 13, 2005 in Los Angeles and ...

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STARWOOD: Tour Dates Announced

Los Angeles-based rock outfit STARWOOD, featuring members of the Eighties heavy metal band LIZZY BORDEN, have lined up the following shows during January/February: Jan. 18 - Anaheim, CA @ House of Blues (w/ GEORGE LYNCH) Jan. 19 - Malibu, CA @ Malibu Inn (w/ GEORGE LYNCH) Jan. 27 - Hollywood, CA @ Club Vodka Feb. ...

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DREADLOCK PUSSY To Release New Album In March

Dutch metal band DREADLOCK PUSSY are putting the finishing touches on their third full-length album, "Palm Bridge Rd.", tentatively due in March 2005. The follow-up to 2002's "Tsumi" will contain 12 songs, including "Positions of Power", "Choirboys", "Hang Loose", "Escondidos" and "Pickup". "Needless to say, we are very happy with the songs as well as ...

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