KREATOR Confirmed For Norway's HOLE IN THE SKY Festival

German thrashers KREATOR are the latest band to be confirmed for the Hole in the Sky festival, a four-day event set to be held August 25-28 at three different venues in Bergen, Norway. The complete list of acts currently scheduled to appear at the festival is as follows: DANZIG KREATOR ENTOMBED VADER KATATONIA ZYKLON SUSPERIA ...

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CORNERSTONE Featured On 'Hearts Of Metal' Compilation

CORNERSTONE, the project featuring ROYAL HUNT bassist Steen Mogensen and ex-RAINBOW/current YNGWIE MALMSTEEN vocalist Doogie White, are featured on the "Hearts of Metal Vol. 2" compilation (the best metal ballads) on SPV Records. The featured song is "Man Without Reason". The CD also has tracks from NIGHTWISH, DORO, MANOWAR, GOTTHARD, HAMMERFALL and STRATOVARIOUS, among others. ...

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AEROSMITH: TYLER & PERRY Appearance To Re-Air On 'World Café'

The AEROSMITH "World Café" session will re-air on Thursday, July 1. It will include an extensive interview with host David Dye and a historic acoustic performance with Steven Tyler and Joe Perry of "Back Back Train" and "Hangman Jury". The "World Café" airs regularly Mon-Fri with David Dye on over 160 AAA public radio affiliates ...

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DARK TRANQUILLITY: Rockwave Festival Photos Posted Online

Sweden's DARK TRANQUILLITY have posted a bunch of photos from their appearance at the Rockwave festival in Athens, Greece last weekend. Check them out here. As previously reported, DARK TRANQUILLITY have been confirmed for the fourth annual Busan Rock Festival, a two-day event set to take place August 7-8 in Busan, South Korea. ...

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STEVE VAI, JOE SATRIANI: Birmingham In-Store Cancelled

Steve Vai and Joe Satriani's previously announced signing session at Professional Music Technology in Birmingham, England on Saturday, June 26 has been cancelled. No reason was given for the cancellation. Vai and Satriani are in the middle of the G3 European Tour 2004 with Robert Fripp. The guitar legends' next live appearance is scheduled to ...

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AMPHIBIOUS ASSAULT: Ex-KITTIE Guitarist's New Band To Make Live Debut

AMPHIBIOUS ASSAULT, the solo project of former KITTIE guitarist Fallon Bowman, will make their live debut on July 17 at The Vatikan in Toronto, Canada. Says Bowman: "I'm actually really excited. REALLY excited. EVERYBODY SHOULD GO. EVERYONE. It's really a release party for PERDITION, a Toronto-based industrial/gothmetal band." AMPHIBIOUS ASSAULT released their self-financed debut album, ...

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OSBOURNES In Talks For New U.K. Talk Show

Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne are believed to be in talks to team up as chat show hosts in the U.K., according to the Irish Examiner. The BLACK SABBATH singer, 55, plans to join his wife — whose talk show "The Sharon Osbourne Show" was cancelled earlier this year — in a new venture with ITV. ...

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