Ex-NIRVANA Bassist: 'I Don't Trust PRESIDENT BUSH'

Former NIRVANA bassist Krist Novoselic has questioned the motives behind military action against Iraq, suggesting that George W. Bush is more interested in political gain than democracy and freedom. "I don't trust Bush's intentions," he said in an online posting. "I am convinced that he could care less about democracy or freedom. "His actions on ...

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LULLACRY Perform 'Secret' Club Gigs In Helsinki

Finland's LULLACRY performed two "secret" gigs in their hometown of Helsinki last week — the first on Saturday (Jan. 18) at Stella Star club under the name BLOODY MARY, and the second last night (Jan 23) at Semifinal club under the name HARVEY WALLBANGER. According to an eyewitness, "the band played lots of old stuff ...

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REQUIEM: New Music Posted Online

Swiss death metallers REQUIEM have posted two brand new MP3s online at this location. The tracks — "Living In Misery" and "Child Of A New Generation" — come off the group's forthcoming album, "Formed At Birth", due in February/March 2003 through Revenge Productions. ...

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PARADISE LOST: New Single On The Way

PARADISE LOST will be releasing a new single in the U.K. to coincide with the group's British tour dates. The single will be the "Special Edition" EP version containing the following tracks: 01. Erased 02. Two Worlds 03. Self Obsessed (live) Enhanced Part: 04. "Erased" video (director's cut) 05. Making of "Erased" video The official ...

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JUDAS PRIEST: We Are Not Reuniting With ROB HALFORD!

Despite reports to the contrary, JUDAS PRIEST have no intentions of reuniting with former singer Rob Halford. "There appears to have been some confusion regarding a story that is circulating," begins an official statement released by JUDAS PRIEST Management Co-ordinator Jayne Andrews. "There is no truth in the rumor that there has been a reunion ...

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DISMEMBER: New Album Will Be 'More Aggressive Than Ever'

Swedish death metallers DISMEMBER are holed up at Stockholm's Sami studio recording their new album, "Where Ironcrosses Grow", for a September release through Hammerheart Records. The follow-up to 2000's "Hate Campaign", which is being produced by drummer Fred Estby, will include the following tracks, among others: "Tragedy Of The Faitful", "Sword Of Light" and title ...

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BIOHAZARD Drummer: EVAN SEINFELD 'Still Undergoing Tests'

BIOHAZARD bassist/vocalist Evan Seinfeld, who also stars in the HBO prison drama "Oz", is still undergoing tests for a sudden and as-yet-undetermined illness after being hospitalized last week, according to drummer Danny Schuler. "[Evan's] been having unbearable migraines for weeks now," Schuler wrote to BLABBERMOUTH.NET. "They're doing an MRI this morning [Jan. 24]. I'll have ...

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METALLICA Get Visit From CARLOS SANTANA

METALLICA welcomed a special guest to its Bay Area headquarters, fellow San Francisco legend Carlos Santana. The guitar legend is friends with the METALLICA boys and he stopped down on Wednesday (Jan. 22), but reports of a collaboration are premature. Sources say they're just friends, and chat focused around music industry stories and comparing yesterday's ...

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