ANTHRAX: More U.S. Dates Announced

ANTHRAX have announced the following dates in late November/early December: Nov. 29 - Leominster, MA @ Club Liquid (w/ DOGFIGHT, SLAVES ON DOPE) Dec. 01 - Toledo, OH @ Headliners Dec. 02 - Indianapolis, IN @ The Vogue Theatre (w/ DYSTALIS, BLEDO) Dec. 03 - Fort Wayne, IN @ Piere's Dec. 05 - Chicago, IL ...

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QUEENSRŸCHE's SCOTT ROCKENFIELD: Changing The Way Drums Are Seen

QUEENSRŸCHE drummer Scott Rockenfield has launched RockenWraps, a "most unique and truly new innovative concept in drum finishing." The following is the RockenWraps sales pitch, as posted on the company's official web site: "Designed and created by QUEENSRYCHE founder, drummer, and Grammy award-nominated composer Scott Rockenfield, RockenWraps will forever change the way drums ...

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MARILYN MANSON Track To Be Featured On New 'Spawn' Videogame

The MARILYN MANSON track "Use Your Fist, Not Your Mouth", from the shock-rocker's recent Nothing/Interscope album, "The Golden Age of Grotesque", will be featured on the new "Spawn Armageddon" videogame, according to Billboard.com. "If any artist epitomizes my anti-hero Spawn, it's MARILYN MANSON," says Todd McFarlane, head of McFarlane Enterprises, which is producing the game ...

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TOMMY LEE To Launch Lingerie Line

Us Weekly spoke with Tommy Lee's rep who says the rocker is planning to launch his own lingerie line in spring 2004. "It's going to be from classy-to-trashy fun in bed," the rep said. The former MÖTLEY CRÜE drummer attended the Frederick's of Hollywood fashion show on business, checking out his future competition, on October ...

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Original Voice Of RIOT Passes Away

The original voice of RIOT, Guy Speranza, passed away Saturday morning (Nov. 8) at a Florida hospital after a battle with pancreatic cancer. He was 47 years old. Speranza, who was often regarded as the best RIOT vocalist, sang on the group's first three full-length albums — "Rock City" (1977), "Narita" (1979) and "Fire Down ...

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MACHINE HEAD: 'Imperium' Video Posted Online

The full-length, uncut version of the video for MACHINE HEAD's new single, "Imperium", has been posted online in the "Media" section of the band's official web site. Also available for viewing is an exclusive behind-the-scenes feature on the making of the video. "Imperium" comes off the group's fifth studio album, "Through The Ashes ...

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ANGEL DUST Vow To Carry On Despite Bassist's Departure

German power metallers ANGEL DUST have vowed to carry on with a new bassist following their acrimonious split with Frank Banx late last month. The group will commence the songwriting process for a new album in January, with a tentative summer 2004 release date planned. Writing to the band's official guestbook on October 29, Banx ...

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