JAGGERNAUT: Negotiating With 'Major Labels'

JAGGERNAUT, the new Swedish band featuring former HAMMERFALL drummer Patrik Rafling and FULL STRIKE frontman Niclas Jonsson, are in negotiations with "several major record labels" about a possible record deal, according to the group's official web site. JAGGERNAUT have also entered into a partnership with Meta 4 Music. Meta 4 Music will provide legal magement, ...

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LEATHERWOLF: New Demo Track Posted Online

Reunited hard rockers LEATHERWOLF have posted a brand new demo track, "Leave This World", at this location. As previously reported, LEATHERWOLF will support RONNIE MONTROSE at the Galaxy Theatre in Santa Ana, California on Thursday, May 29. LEATHERWOLF are currently working on the material for their first studio album since 1989's "Street Ready", ...

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MELDRUM Recording New Material

Stockholm, Sweden's MELDRUM, the band featuring former PHANTOM BLUE guitarist Michelle Meldrum, are currently in the studio recording more material to be included on the as-yet-untitled follow-up to their debut album, "Loaded Mental Cannon", due later in the year. Among the tracks set to appear on the CD are the following: 01. Insomniac 02. Purge ...

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METALLICA To Appear On British TV Show

METALLICA are going to be recording a one-off U.K. television special for Channel 4's late night music show "Headliners". The seven-song set, which will mark the first time in four years that METALLICA have performed for a British audience, will be taped on Saturday, May 31 at 6:30 p.m. at the Riverside Studios in Hammersmith, ...

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MONSTER MAGNET Announce New Bassist, Name Upcoming CD

MONSTER MAGNET have recruited LORD STERLING bassist Jim Baglino to replace Joe Calandra, who was unceremoniously booted from the band last month along with drummer Jon Kleiman. The group, who recently signed a European record deal with SPV/Steamhammer Records, are still looking for a new skinsman and are said to have set their sights on ...

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POWERMAN 5000 Frontman To Appear On 'Loveline'

POWERMAN 5000 frontman Spider One will be a special guest on the radio show "Loveline" with Dr. Drew and Adam Corrolla, this Monday, May 19. For more information, visit the official "Loveline" web site at this location. POWERMAN 5000's new album, "Transofrm", will be released on Tuesday (May 20) through Dreamworks Records. Along ...

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Former MACHINE HEAD Guitarist Produces Demo For ROB ZOMBIE Drummer

Former MACHINE HEAD/SOULFLY guitarist Logan Mader has just finished producing a three-track demo for the Los Angeles-based rock band FALL TO GRACE. FALL TO GRACE feature in their ranks ROB ZOMBIE drummer John Tempesta (ex-TESTAMENT, WHITE ZOMBIE, EXODUS). The three tracks recorded for the demo are as follows: 01. Voices 02. Bitter Suffering 03. Can't ...

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TOMMY LEE At Police Celebrity Golf Tournament

Former MÖTLEY CRÜE drummer Tommy Lee was on hand Saturday (May 17) for the 32nd Annual Police Celebrity Golf Tournament on Ranch Park Golf Course in Los Angeles, California. The golf tournament is the major fundraising event of the Los Angeles Police Memorial Foundation, which assists Los Angeles Police Department personnel experiencing catastrophic circumstances including ...

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LIMP BIZKIT's FRED DURST Appears Onstage At AVRIL LAVIGNE Concert

According to a posting at Avrilbandaids.com, LIMP BIZKIT frontman Fred Durst surprised a crowd in Lowell, Massachusetts by appearing on stage during an AVRIL LAVIGNE concert. Says an eyewitness: "At the May 15th 2003 concert in Lowell Massachusetts, Avril brought 4 people on stage to sing 'Complicated' with her. One of the four that she ...

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