Former CANDLEBOX Singer Sponsored By YOO-HOO Chocolate Drink

Jon Healey of the Los Angeles Times reports that former CANDLEBOX singer Kevin Martin is giving a whole new meaning to the notion of rock star beverage dependency. Martin has a different band these days and a new partner to support his musical ventures: Yoo-Hoo Chocolate Drink. Yoo-Hoo's maker, Cadbury Schweppes' Snapple Beverage Group, is ...

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DOHENY To Make Live Debut In Hollywood

DOHENY, the Los Angeles-based band formed by ex-THE CULT touring bassist Billy Morrison (on guitar) and PITCHSHIFTER frontman Jon "J.S." Clayden, will make their live debut on Tuesday, November 4 at the Viper Room in Hollywood, California. The group are scheduled to take the stage at 10:30 p.m. Says Billy: "It's time for DOHENY to ...

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TOTAL CHAOS Blame Immigration For Montreal Riot

Graeme Hamilton of National Post reports that the leader of a punk rock group whose fans rioted Tuesday night (October 14) after their concert was cancelled blamed Immigration Canada yesterday for the destruction, saying authorities had no business checking band members for criminal records. Hours before they were supposed to take the stage at a ...

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LIMP BIZKIT To Tour Japan In December

LIMP BIZKIT will be embarking on a four-concert tour of Japan in December. The dates are as follows: Dec. 13 - Super Arena - Saitama, JAP Dec. 14 - Super Arena - Saitama, JAP Dec. 16 - Zepp - Fukuoka, JAP Dec. 18 - Castle Hall - Osaka, JAP ...

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QUIET RIOT DVD On Its Way To Retailers

The long-delayed QUIET RIOT DVD, titled "Quiet Riot Live In The 21st Century - 20 Years of Metal Health", has finally been completed and is set to hit the stores shortly. The following is a message on the matter from ex-QUIET RIOT drummer Frankie Banali: "I have been informed by 2RS Studios that the manufacturing ...

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Mexican Evangelists Pray For 'Evil' MARILYN MANSON

Variety reports that dozens of Bible-wielding Mexican evangelical Christians prayed for the soul of MARILYN MANSON on Thursday (October 16) in a protest against a planned concert by the shock rocker. About 100 people sang hymns and prayed outside local government buildings in the center of the northern city of Monterrey, where MANSON, infamous for ...

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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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