STEVEN TYLER, STEVE VAI-Backed Scholarship Winners Announced

Berkleemusic.com, the online extension school of Berklee College of Music, announced the recipients of the world's first-ever online music scholarship program. After reviewing applications and demos from talented musicians worldwide, five gifted musicians and future music industry leaders were selected that exhibited significant promise, achievement, and inspired life stories. Each recipient will receive a scholarship ...

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TOMMY LEE Talks About Autobiography, Playing Drums Upside-Down

In an interview with CNN's Larry King which aired live Tuesday night (Oct. 26), former MÖTLEY CRÜE drummer Tommy Lee explained his reasons for writing a tell-all autobiography, "Tommyland". "You know why I wrote the book," Lee began. "There's a few different reasons. One, I just turned 42-years-old. I figured this is somewhere around the ...

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GRIFFIN To Support W.A.S.P. In Norway

Norwegian metallers GRIFFIN will be supporting W.A.S.P. at Rockefeller in Oslo on November 10. The band, who were recently rejoined by vocalist Pete Beck, recorded their latest full-length album, "No Holds Barred", at Skansen Lydstudio in Trondheim, Norway under the co-production guidance of CHILDREN OF BODOM frontman Alexi Laiho. In addition to co-producing the effort, ...

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GOREFEST: European Festival Appearances Planned

Reunited Dutch metallers GOREFEST are planning on taking part in several European festivals next summer, according to a posting on the group's web site. However, it is unlikely that the band will have a new album out in time to coincide with the live performances. The group, who are promising a "very hard" and "dark" ...

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ENFORSAKEN: 'Poison Me' Video Posted Online

ENFORSAKEN's video for the track "Poison Me" has been posted online at the Autumn's End Entertainment web site. Check it out: High (mpg), Low (Windows Media). As previously reported, the Arlington Heights, Illinois-based death metallers' latest album, "The Forever Endeavor", was released in Japan on September 29 through Soundholic Records. The ...

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