GUNS N' ROSES Guitarist Guests On New York Band's EP

GUNS N' ROSES guitarist Richard Fortus is one of the featured guests on the new EP from THE COMPULSIONS, a New York City-based rock 'n' roll band. Music critic Michael Kylis has described the CD, titled "Laughter From Below", as "an off-hand mixture of decadence, roots music, and outright malevolence." For more information, go to ...

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GENITORTURERS To Embark On North American Tour

Florida's GENITORTURERS, featuring former MORBID ANGEL frontman David "Evil D" Vincent on bass, will be kicking off a North American tour in late October. Confirmed dates so far are as follows: Oct. 23 - Baton Rouge, LA - Clicks Oct. 24 - Dallas TX - Trees Oct. 25 - San Antonio, TX - Sin 13 ...

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KING DIAMOND: DVD Preview Posted Online

A preview of the limited bonus DVD included in the new KING DIAMOND album, "The Puppet Master" (scheduled for release in Europe on October 20 through Massacre Records), has been posted online at this location (high-speed connections only). As previously reported, the bonus DVD disc features KING DIAMOND frontman/namesake telling the story of ...

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LIMP BIZKIT's 'Results' Down From Previous Albums

According to early reports from national accounts, OUTKAST's new double album, "Speakerboxxx/The Love Below" is on track to sell as many as 500K units for the week, followed by DAVE MATTHEWS' solo debut, "Some Devil", which looks like it will move over 450K. Third up is LIMP BIZKIT's "Results May Vary", set for sales of ...

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Unreleased 1969 BLACK SABBATH Song Discovered

According to this month's edition of Record Collector magazine, a two-track BLACK SABBATH acetate 45 rpm record was recently discovered. On the A side is a song called "When I Come Down", which is believed to have been recorded at various Birmingham, England studios between March and October 1969. The song, which is described as ...

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POISONBLACK Launch Singer Search

Finland's POISONBLACK (formerly SHADOWLANDS) — the new band featuring SENTENCED vocalist Ville Laihiala (on guitar) and CHARON frontman Juha-Pekka Leppäluoto — are currently searching for a new singer in the wake of Leppäluoto's announcement that he will leave the band following their upcoming European tour. Interested parties can send a demo to following address: POISONBLACK ...

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FRED DURST And HALLE BERRY Becoming Pals

The New York Post reports Halle Berry and Fred Durst have become fast friends after shooting the video for LIMP BIZKIT's cover of THE WHO's "Behind Blue Eyes". "They kiss for like 40 seconds," a spy said. "So basically, to get that shot right, Fred and Halle had to kiss for hours." And now the ...

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FINNTROLL To Enter Studio In November, Demo Preview Posted Online

FINNTROLL will enter Sundicoop Studio in Savonlinna, Finland in November to begin recording their new album, tentatively due in the spring. "At this point we have 30 minutes of material," said keyboardist Trollhorn. The music is the best we've ever made, as usual. Combining the melodies of 'Jaktens Tid', the rawness and sheer maliciousness from ...

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