AEROSMITH To Perform On FOX TV's 'Summer Music Mania'

Legendary rockers AEROSMITH have announced that they will be performing Tuesday, June 1 on Fox TV's "Summer Music Mania 2004", hosted by reality pop-princess Jessica Simpson. Other confirmed performers include 3 DOORS DOWN, USHER, BLACK EYED PEAS and LUDACRIS. "Summer Music Mania 2004" is scheduled to air at 8:00 p.m. EST. ...

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MUDVAYNE Complete Songwriting Session

MUDVAYNE have finished writing 12 songs for their as-yet-untitled third studio album, tentatively due in the fall. Chad Gray (vocals), Ryan Martinie (bass), Greg Tribbett (guitar) and Matt McDonough (drums) have left the ranch in Corralitos, CA and are on their way back to their respective homes in California, Illinois and Wisconsin. On Saturday, June ...

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'THRASH OF THE TITANS 2' Coming In October

Walter Morgan, one of the organizers behind the legendary August 2001 "Thrash of The Titans" benefit concert for Chuck Billy of TESTAMENT, has announced plans for "Thrash of The Titans 2". The festival, which is scheduled to take place in October, will be a benefit for "a kid with cancer and his family," according to ...

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TWISTED SISTER: 'Stay Hungry' CD/DVD Update

TWISTED SISTER have posted the following message on their official web site: "Fellow SMFs, "Some news regarding the CD/DVD: "When TS played the Wacken and Bang Your Head festivals last year they had an agreement with the promoters of the festivals whereas the band would allow them to use footage from their performances in future ...

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JOEY BELLADONNA: More Tour Dates Announced

Former ANTHRAX singer Joey Belladonna has announced the following dates during the coming months: Jun. 10 - Webster Theater - Hartford, CT Jun. 11 - Asylum - Portland, ME Jun. 12 - Jarrod's - Attleboro, MA Jul. 31 - Starland Ballroom - Sayreville, NJ* Aug. 01 - Thunderdome - Baltimore, MD Aug. 05 - Crocodile ...

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German Power Metal Band Seeking Experienced Vocalist

A brand new German power metal band consisting of drummer Stefan K├Âllner (DOMAIN, ex-SYMPHORCE), guitarist Mat Braun (PSYCHOTRON) and bassist Frank Herold (PSYCHOTRON) is seeking an experienced metal vocalist (no beginners!) into the likes of CRIMSON GLORY, WARRIOR and VICIOUS RUMOURS. All nationalities are welcome. A studio in Germany and songs "are ready to feel ...

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MESHUGGAH Schedule U.K. Club Dates

Swedish experimental extreme metallers MESHUGGAH will play at least two U.K. club gigs in late June as part of their upcoming European tour. The band are expected to perform at the Mean Fiddler in London on Sunday, June 27 and at the Rock City in Nottingham on Monday, June 28. As previously reported, MESHUGGAH have ...

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LACRIMAS PROFUNDERE Ink Publishing Deal

German doom/gothic metallers LACRIMAS PROFUNDERE have inked a publishing deal with Brainstorm Music Publishing (RADIOHEAD, MONSTER MAGNET, MARILYN MANSON, 3 DOORS DOWN, etc.), according to a posting on their official web site. As previously reported, LACRIMAS PROFUNDERE have set a June 28 release date through Austria's Napalm Records for their sixth album, "Ave End". The ...

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