BLIND GUARDIAN/SYMPHONY X North American Tour: Venue Details Revealed

More information has emerged regarding BLIND GUARDIAN's upcoming North American tour, which will feature SYMPHONY X in the support slot and an as-yet-undisclosed third band. The trek, which will hit a limited amount of cities in the US and Canada, will feature BLIND GUARDIAN performing a elaborate and lengthy set covering the full spectrum of ...

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SEPULTURA Play Final Show Of 'Nation' Tour

SEPULTURA played for 35,000 people on the second day of the Pop Rock Festival in Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais in Brazil on Sunday, September 8th. According to the group's official web site, the guys did the soundcheck really early and got up on stage at 5:45 PM to play the last show of the Nation ...

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HAMMERFALL to Tour North America With DIO

HAMMERFALL will embark on a North American tour with DIO during November. Exact dates and venues will be announced shortly. Following the completion of the U.S. trek, HAMMERFALL will undertake tours of Europe, Japan and South America, to be followed by several European summer festival appearances. ...

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AEROSMITH Frontman To Sing National Anthem At Charity Hockey Game

AEROSMITH frontman Steven Tyler has signed on to sing the national anthem at an upcoming charity hockey game run by actor-comedian Denis Leary. Tyler will also reportedly act as a coach, along with actress-model Elizabeth Hurley, for the Denis Leary Hollywood All-Stars — a team featuring Tim Robbins, Rick Moranis, former hockey great Cam Neely, ...

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SAMMY HAGAR To Issue Solo CD In October

SAMMY HAGAR will issue his latest solo album, entitled Not For Sale, on October 8th through Tower Records' label 33rd Street Records. The full track listing for the effort is as follows: 01. Stand Up 02. Hallelujah 03. Halfway to Memphis 04. Things've Changed 05. Whole Lotta Zep 06. The Big Nail 07. Make It ...

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CANDIRIA Involved In Car Crash — Tour Cancelled

The members of CANDIRIA are recovering from a serious accident in which a tractor trailer hit their van outside Buffalo, New York yesterday morning. The group's official statement on the matter is as follows: "The members of CANDIRIA escaped life-threatening injury after their tour van was rear-ended in New York State near Buffalo. The current ...

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DARKANE To Support BEHEMOTH In Poland

DARKANE will support BEHEMOTH on a Polish tour in December. Confirmed dates are as follows: Dec. 04 – Gdansk, POL @ TBA Dec. 05 – Olsztyn, POL @ Come In Dec. 06 - Warszawa, POL @ Proxima Dec. 07 - Rzeszow, POL @ Akademia Dec. 08 - Lublin, POL @ Graffity Dec. 09 - Krakow, ...

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DREAM EVIL Commence Songwriting Sessions For Sophomore CD

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), have commenced the songwriting sessions for their sophomore CD, due sometime in 2003. According to the group's official web site, "the early demos show that the new ...

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