KISS To Be Featured On VH1 CLASSIC's 'Headline Act'

VH1 Classic "Headline Act" presents KISS premiering on Monday, January 26 at 11:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. The half-hour block features an interview with KISS frontmen Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley from the VH1 Classic studio as well as classic KISS videos from their history-making career. Simmons and Stanley talk about how their love for ...

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ICED EARTH's RICHARD CHRISTY Offering Drum Lessons

ICED EARTH/ex-DEATH drummer Richard Christy is currently accepting students in the Central Florida area. If interested, contact Richard at [email protected] Christy's band BURNING INSIDE will be performing a show in Daytona Beach, Florida on February 13. Venue details will be made available soon. BURNING INSIDE are in the process of completing their third studio album. ...

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DEVILDRIVER To Be Filmed For 'Headbanger's Ball' Episode

DEVILDRIVER, the new band fronted by former COAL CHAMBER singer Dez Fafara, will be filmed on February 27 in New York City for an upcoming episode of MTV2's "Headbangers Ball". They will also be playing Irving Plaza in NYC later that night with OPETH. The exact air date for the episode will be announced soon. ...

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THE CENTURY FAMILY Becomes Majority Owner Of NOW OR NEVER RECORDS

Century Media Records has joined forces with New Jersey-based label Now Or Never Records. This collaboration will result in The Century Family, and its affiliated imprints, handling the manufacturing, marketing, and retail distribution of current and upcoming Now Or Never releases (including those from DIECAST, DEVILINSIDE and THE POSTMAN SYNDROME). According to an official press ...

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SHARON: OZZY Wants To Have Another Baby

Ozzy Osbourne's wife Sharon has revealed the BLACK SABBATH singer longs for another baby after cheating death in a quad bike accident, according to The Sun. She said: "Two nights ago he was on about having another baby. That's all Ozzy is talking about at the moment. He was saying, 'Lets have one more.' "I'm ...

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THE WILDHEARTS To Embark On U.K. Headlining Tour In April

Immediately following their European tour with THE DARKNESS in February and a U.S. run of dates in March, THE WILDHEARTS will be returning to the U.K. for a 14-date headlining tour. The dates are as follows: Apr. 13 – Liverpool, UK - Academy Apr. 14 – Sheffield, UK - Leadmill Apr. 15 - Wolverhampton, UK ...

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ZYKLON To Headline Japanese Dates After DIMMU BORGIR Cancel

ZYKLON, the Norwegian band featuring former EMPEROR members Samoth (guitar) and Trym (drums), will headline all previously announced Japanese tour dates following the cancellation of the tour's original headliners, DIMMU BORGIR (as reported here on January 8). Commented Samoth: "Needless to say we are very excited about Japan. We never even got to ...

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TRAIL OF TEARS To Enter Studio In March

Norway's TRAIL OF TEARS will enter Dub Studio on March 1 with producer Endre Kirkesola (GREEN CARNATION, BLOOD RED THRONE) to begin recording their fourth, as-yet-untitled album. The band expect to spend 8-10 weeks recording the follow-up to 2002's "A New Dimension of Might", tentatively due this summer through Napalm Records. As previously reported, TRAIL ...

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ENFORSAKEN: New Album Cover Posted Online

Arlington Heights, Illinois-based death metallers ENFORSAKEN have posted the cover artwork for their sophomore album, "The Forever Endeavor", at this location. As previously reported, "The Forever Endeavor" is due on March 23 through Century Media/Olympic Records. The album will be available internationally one day earlier. "The Forever Endeavor" was mastered at the end ...

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