Former ZWAN Members To Tour With PAPA M Project

Former A PERFECT CIRCLE/ZWAN member Paz Lenchantin will join her former ZWAN bandmate David Pajo's PAPA M project for a fall tour and new studio album, according to Billboard.com. The U.S. portion of the trek begins Sept. 20 in Baltimore and wraps October 27 in Champaign, Illinois. Nine European dates will follow, beginning November 4 ...

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Former ILL NINO Members Join Forces In CORETEZ

Former ILL NINO members Roger Vasquez (guitar) and Marc Rizzo (percussion) have joined forces in CORETEZ, a new project that is currently "experimenting and demoing songs" at Hell studios in New Jersey with producer Adam Hornyak. CORETEZ's music is "a mix with the new and the old," according to a post on the group's newly ...

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METALLICA Add Second U.K. Date

METALLICA have added a second U.K. date to their upcoming European tour. The band will now play at London's Earls Court on December 19 in addition to their previously announced show on December 20. METALLICA European tour dates (with GODSMACK): Dec. 02 - Oslo, NOR @ Spektrum Dec. 03 - Oslo, NOR @ Spektrum Dec. ...

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JANE'S ADDICTION Documentary To Be Released On DVD

"Three Days", a "warts-and-all" documentary on JANE'S ADDICTION shot during the band's last attempt at a comeback in 1997, is scheduled for release on DVD October 7. The film, which originally premiered at the Slamdance Film Festival in 1999, was written and directed by Kevon Ford and Carter B. Smith. Aside from the band's members ...

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DREAMTALE Part Ways With Singer, Announce Replacement

Finland's DREAMTALE have parted ways with vocalist Tomi Viiltola and have replaced him with Jarkko Ahola. "Everything regarding this line-up change with Tomi went well and no big dramatics were involved," the band write on their web site. DREAMTALE have just released their sophomore album, "Ocean's Heart", through Spinefarm Records. The follow-up to last year's ...

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BILLY SHEEHAN To Play In STEVE VAI's Band On G3 '03 Tour

Legendary bassist Billy Sheehan (DAVID LEE ROTH, MR. BIG, TALAS) will be part of STEVE VAI's backing group during the upcoming G3 '03 tour, also featuring JOE SATRIANI and YNGWIE MALMSTEEN. "Some of you old timers may remember the TALAS/YNGWIE tour from 1985," Sheehan writes on his web site. "That was the tour I did ...

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