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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M3 To Make U.K. Live Debut At London Guitar Show

M3, the "classic WHITESNAKE" tribute band formed by ex-BLACK SABBATH singer Tony Martin and former WHITESNAKE members Bernie Marsden (guitar), Micky Moody (guitar) and Neil Murray (bass), will make their U.K. live debut on May 11 at the London Guitar Show, Wembley Exhibition Centre. They will take the stage at 2:00 p.m. ...

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SKIN: 'Trashed' Video Posted Online

Former SKUNK ANANSIE frontwoman Skin's new video, "Trashed", can be seen via her official web site at this location. "Trashed" comes off Skin's debut solo album, "Fleshwounds", due on June 9 through EMI Records. "Fleshwounds" was recorded in two bursts — first in 2001, in Belgium, with producer David Kosten, and then a ...

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Former THE RODS Frontman Returns To Action With FEINSTEIN

FEINSTEIN, the new band featuring former THE RODS frontman/ELF guitarist David "Rock" Feinstein and ROYAL HUNT singer John West, have inked a deal with MANOWAR's Magic Circle Music label for the release of their debut album, "Third Wish". The complete track listing for "Third Wish" is as follows: 01. Regeneration 02. Rebelution 03. Screaming Star ...

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DEATH ANGEL: In Songwriting Mode

Reunited Bay Area metallers DEATH ANGEL have commenced the songwriting process for their new album, tentatively due in late 2003/early 2004 through an as-yet-undetermined label. "Right now the songs we're working on are very fast and powerful, there are a lot of changes in them," frontman Mark Osegueda told Russia's Darkside in a recent interview. ...

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COLD Offer Free Tickets To Special Hollywood Performance

Anyone pre-ordering the new COLD album, "Year Of The Spider", at any of the Lincs stores in or around Los Angeles this Saturday, May 3, at 10:00 a.m. will receive a ticket to the group's record-release performance at the Roxy in Hollywood, California on May 14 (while supplies last). The Lincs stores involved in the ...

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IRON MAIDEN Filming New Video?

According to former ANTHRAX guitarist Dan Spitz, IRON MAIDEN drummer Nicko McBrain left his home base in Florida for the U.K. last Saturday (April 26) to begin work on the first video for MAIDEN's new album, tentatively due in late summer through Sony/Columbia Records. The follow-up to 2000's "Brave New World" will contain "a lot ...

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