MONSTER MAGNET Sign European Deal With STEAMHAMMER RECORDS!

MONSTER MAGNET have inked a European record deal with Steamhammer/SPV Records. MONSTER MAGNET in their present form were created in 1989, and have been rocking the globe with their rock, psychedelic, garage sounds ever since. With their 1998 hit single "Space Lord" helping push the album "Powertrip" to gold status in various territories, the band ...

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OZZY OSBOURNE To Leave SONY RECORDS

Ozzy Osbourne is to leave the Sony record label after 23 years. The former BLACK SABBATH frontman decided to quit after the departure of the company's controversial boss, Tommy Mottola, in January. "It's an opportunity to start fresh," Sharon Osbourne, who manages her husband's career, told People magazine. "No one's done anything wrong," she continued. ...

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TED NUGENT: I Am Not A Racist

Ted Nugent has rejected accusations that he is a racist following his appearance on a Denver radio show Monday (May 5) when a live interview with Nugent was reportedly cut short after he used derogatory racial terms for Asians and blacks. The following is Ted's official statement regarding the Denver incident: "Let's get ...

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KELLY OSBOURNE Dropped By EPIC RECORDS?

US Weekly reports that outspoken singer Kelly Osbourne has been silenced by her bosses — she's been dropped by her record company Epic. The 18-year-old daughter of Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne has reportedly been released from her contract after her debut album "Shut Up", sold fewer than 150,000 copies. A source told Us Weekly, "Sharon ...

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ANTIMATTER Announce U.S. Dates

Britain's ANTIMATTER, a group made up of current and past members of popular post-metal merchants ANATHEMA, will embark on a short U.S. tour with VIRGIN BLACK and AGALLOCH. Confirmed dates are as follows: May 16 - Seattle, WA @ The Catwalk Club May 18 - Portland, OR @ Dantes May 20 - San Francisco, CA ...

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JASON NEWSTED Joins SEPULTURA On Second Guitar!

Former METALLICA and current VOIVOD bassist Jason Newsted joined SEPULTURA onstage on second guitar during the latter band's headlining gig at the Quest Club in Minneapolis, Minnesota last night (May 7) for renditions of "Refuse/Resist" and "Territory". SEPULTURA are in the middle of a North American tour with VOIVOD and are scheduled to appear at ...

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ANTHRAX: European Dates Announced

ANTHRAX have announced the details of their forthcoming European tour. Confirmed dates so far are as follows: Jun. 05 - Budapest, HUN @ Summer Rocks Festival Jun. 07 - Gelsenkirchen, GER @ Amphietheater, Rock Hard Jun. 08 – Sölvesborg, SWE @ Sweden Rock Festival Jun. 09 - Oslo, NOR @ Rockefeller Jun. 11 - Helsinki, ...

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