SONATA ARCTICA Announce Finnish Dates

Finnish melodic metallers SONATA ARCTICA have lined up the following dates during March/April: Mar. 20 - Helsinki, FIN @ Tavastia Mar. 21 - Jyväskylä, FIN @ Lutakko Mar. 22 - Vaasa, FIN @ Hullupullo Apr. 17 - Turku, FIN @ Säätämö Apr. 18 - Kuortane, FIN @ Nuorisoseura Apr. 20 - Evijärvi, FIN @ Nuorisoseura ...

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JUDAS PRIEST Manager Says No Press Conference Is Planned

JUDAS PRIEST Management Co-Ordinator Jayne Andrews has shot down a widely-circulated rumor that PRIEST are planning a press conference on March 1 to announce a reunion with former singer Rob Halford. "We have not planned a press conference for 1st March or any other date!!" Andrews said. "The guys are all working on new material ...

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ROB ZOMBIE's 'House Of 1,000 Corpses' To Open In April

ROB ZOMBIE's long-awaited and much-delayed film project "House of 1,000 Corpses" is finally slated to open April 11 in the U.S., with the accompanying soundtrack available March 18, according to Billboard.com. The Geffen album will contain five previously unavailable ZOMBIE songs, as well as instrumental tracks and selections from a wide range of artists, including ...

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QUEENSRŸCHE's GEOFF TATE: U.S. Tour To Commence In July

QUEENSRŸCHE frontman Geoff Tate has posted the following update to the forum section of his official web site (www.geofftate.com): "Hey everybody, I've had my head buried in the QUEENSRŸCHE project for the last few months and haven't posted and I'm reminded that every time I don't speak up, rumors begin to fly. So here is ...

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Hip Hop Organization Boycotting PEPSI Over OSBOURNES Ad

Angered at Pepsi for placing foul-mouthed Ozzy Osbourne in a Super Bowl commercial only months after yanking rapper Ludacris for his vulgar language, hip-hop icon Russell Simmons said Tuesday he will announce this weekend plans for a boycott against the soft drink giant, accusing Pepsi of applying a double standard. "The Hip-Hop Summit Action Network ...

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FEAR FACTORY: B-Sides/Remixes CD Track Listing Unveiled!

FEAR FACTORY's upcoming collection of b-sides and remixes will carry the title "Hatefiles" and will surface through the Roadrunner label on April 8. The complete track listing for "Hatefiles" is as follows: 01. Terminate 02. Frequency 03. Demolition Racer 04. Machine Debaser 05. Invisible Wounds (The Suture Mix) 06. Edgecrusher (Urban Assault Mix) 07. Descent ...

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OZZY OSBOURNE To Perform Special Gig In Vegas

OZZY OSBOURNE is set to perform a special show in Las Vegas in March. No further details are available at this time. As a result of this booking, the previously announced BLACK LABEL SOCIETY concert dates will be rerouted and possibly postponed, according to BLS's official web site. BLACK LABEL SOCIETY are led by current ...

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