AYREON: Guest Singers Announced

AYREON, the brainchild of Dutch guitarist Arjen Lucassen (ex-BODINE, VENGEANCE), are currently recording their sixth studio album, tentatively due in early 2004 through Transmission Records. Among the guest vocalists set to appear on the album are the following: Devon Graves (DEAD SOUL TRIBE) Magnus Ekwall (THE QUILL) Heather Findlay (MOSTLY AUTUMN) Eric Clayton (SAVIOUR MACHINE) ...

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KING DIAMOND: San Francisco, Pittsburgh Dates Cancelled

KING DIAMOND have cancelled their previously announced Oct. 22 show at DNA Lounge in San Francisco, California. No reason was given for the cancellation. ENTOMBED and NOCTURNE, who are opening for KING DIAMOND on their North American tour, will still perform at the venue. Customers who bought KING DIAMOND tickets can purchase a special $5 ...

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SCOTT WEILAND Warned Off Drugs

Reuters reports that a U.S. judge has allowed STONE TEMPLE PILOTS/VELVET REVOLVER lead singer Scott Weiland to remain free while he tries to kick a persistent drug habit, but has warned him that could change if he has another "dirty" drug test. Judge Colette Serio on Monday (October 20) congratulated Weiland on completing most of ...

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SEBASTIAN BACH To Reunite With ROB AFFUSO Live On Stage!

Sebastian Bach has confirmed that he will be joined by his former SKID ROW bandmate/drummer Rob Affuso at select dates on his upcoming solo tour. The following is Sebastian's latest posting from his official web site: "Well I was gonna keep it a secret , but screw it !!! Joining me on stage, for the ...

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JERRY CANTRELL To Guest On New FILTER Album?

FILTER mainman Richard Patrick has posted the following message to the "Rich's Words" section of the group's official web site: "Ladies and gentlemen the new FILTER record is unbelievable, it's coming along nicely and it's full of lots of variety. [Engineer] Rae Dileo and I are pounding out the songs and I've been talking to ...

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