U.K. Road To Be Named After Late LED ZEPPELIN Drummer

A town road named after late LED ZEPPELIN drummer John Bonham is reportedly under consideration by the city officials in Bonham's former hometown, Redditch, U.K. At a recent executive meeting, Councillor Phil Mould said "John Bonham" should be included in the list of possible names for future roads. ...

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SAXON's BYFORD Offers Tour Update

SAXON frontman Biff Byford has posted the following "Tour Report" via the group's official web site: "We are at the moment in Neu Isenburg near Frankfurt, Germany and all the shows so far have been great. We had a problem in Nürnberg where a generator blew up the lighting rig so we only had a ...

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BIOHAZARD Announce European Dates

BIOHAZARD have lined up the following European dates during April/May: Apr. 21 – Oberhausen, GER @ Zentrum Altenberg Apr. 26 – Meerhout, BEL @ Groezrock Festival Apr. 27 – Saarbrücken, GER @ Garage Apr. 30 – Hof, GER @ No Limits May 01 – Leipzig, GER @ Conne Island May 03 – Hardenberg, NETH @ ...

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MISERY INDEX Outline Recording Plans

Baltimore, Maryland-based MISERY INDEX — featuring Jason Netherton (bass/vocals, ex-DYING FETUS), Bruce Greig (guitar, ex-DYING FETUS, TOGETHER WE FALL, NEXT STEP UP), Sparky Voyles (guitar, ex-DYING FETUS, M.O.D.) and Matt Byers (drums) — will enter Wild Studio in St-Zenon, Quebec with producer Jean-Francois Dagenais (KATAKLYSM, MALEVOLENT CREATION) to begin recording their debut album, entitled "Retaliate". ...

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FOZZY Announce Upcoming Dates

FOZZY, the group that features in its ranks WWE wrestler Chris Jericho, former members of STUCK MOJO and producer Andy Sneap, have lined up the following dates during February/March: Feb. 20 - Clifton Park, NY @ Northern Lights (w/ SICK SPEED) Feb. 21 - Reading, PA @ The Silo (w/ SICK SPEED) Feb. 22 - ...

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DREAM EVIL Line Up Swedish In-Store

Sweden's DREAM EVIL, featuring acclaimed producer Fredrik Nordström (HAMMERFALL, IN FLAMES, DIMMU BORGIR, SPIRITUAL BEGGARS, etc.) and drummer Snowy Shaw (KING DIAMOND, MERCYFUL FATE, MEMENTO MORI, NOTRE DAME), will be making an in-store appearance at CD Specialisten in Gothenburg on Monday, Jan. 27. The band will be there for a signing session and they will ...

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