SILVERCHAIR Announce New York City Dates

Australia's SILVERCHAIR are confirmed to play in New York City for the first time in nearly four years. The dates will happen on May 19 and 20 at the Bowery Ballroom. These concerts are intended to make up for the sold-out shows which needed to be cancelled in mid-2002 due to frontman Daniel Johns' ill ...

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MERCENARY Hard At Work On New Album

Denmark's MERCENARY will enter producer Jacob Hansen's (INVOCATOR, RAUNCHY) newly-built recording studio to finish laying down the basic tracks for their third full-length album, due in the fall through Holland's Hammerheart Records. The vocals will be done in two or three sessions in April and May, and the mixing is scheduled to be completed in ...

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IRON MAIDEN More European Dates Announced

IRON MAIDEN have announced addition dates as part of the European leg of their "Give Me Ed Til I'm Dead" tour. Confirmed shows so far are as follows: May 26 - Toulouse, FRA @ Zenith May 27 - Toulon, FRA @ Zenith May 31 - Donington Park, UK @ Download Festival Jun. 03 - Katowice, ...

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SYSTEM OF A DOWN: New Video Directed By MICHAEL MOORE

SYSTEM OF A DOWN have finished filming a video for the track "Boom!" with director Michael Moore ("Bowling for Columbine", "Roger & Me"). "Boom!" comes off the band's gold-certified collection of outtakes and other previously unreleased tracks, "Steal This Album!" "Michael Moore seemed like the only real choice for directing," SYSTEM OF A DOWN ...

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BRITNEY: FRED DURST 'Leaped In Too Deep, Too Quick'

Pop singer Britney Spears has hit out at LIMP BIZKIT frontman Fred Durst for constantly speaking out about her in the press. Asked by Glamour magazine if she and Durst had really fallen for each other, Spears said: "I think him for me, but not me for him." She added: "He's said some pretty amazing ...

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ANTHRAX's SCOTT IAN: 'I'm Pumped!'

The following is a re-posting of the latest installment of ANTHRAX guitarist Scott Ian's regular online column, dubbed "Alpha Mail", as it appears on the group's official web site at www.anthrax.com: "Comrades, Like Charlie said the other day, rehearsal has been fun. Lots of stuff we haven't done in forever and......... "NO MEDLEY'S!!! ...

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PUSHED To Appear On ROCK 105.3

Southern California's PUSHED, the band featuring former TESTAMENT/SLAYER drummer Jon Dette and ex-TESTAMENT bassist Greg Christian, will be appearing on Rock 105.3's "The Jack and Norm Show" on Sunday, March 9 at 10:30 p.m. They will be "hanging out, having a beer and playing some songs" off their recently-released EP, "Iodine". PUSHED will also be ...

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