DAMAGEPLAN: Canadian Headlining Dates Announced

DAMAGEPLAN have announced two headlining dates in Ontario immediately following their short Canadian tour as the support act for SLAYER. The group's Canadian itinerary is shaping up as follows: Jun. 10 – Halifax, NS - Metro Centre (w/ SLAYER) Jun. 11 – Moncton, NB - Coliseum Moncton (w/ SLAYER) Jun. 12 - Saint John, NB ...

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GODSMACK Attend INDY 500 Celebrity Parade

GODSMACK were among the stars on hand for the Indianapolis 500 Celebrity Parade on Sunday (May 30) at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Indiana. Check out pictures from Wire Image. GODSMACK are currently taking a break from live performances before resuming their tour with METALLICA on August 16 in St. Paul/Minneapolis. As for ...

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DANZIG Announce Arizona Dates

DANZIG have announced two dates in Arizona in early July. They are as follows: Jul. 02 - Phoenix, AZ @ The Marquee Theater Jul. 03 - Tuba City, AZ @ Tuba City Comm Center As previously reported, the release date of DANZIG's eighth studio album, "Circle of Snakes", has been pushed back to the last ...

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IN FLAMES Confirmed For Hungary's SZIGET FESTIVAL

Sweden's IN FLAMES have been confirmed for the Sziget Festival in Budapest, Hungary on August 7, 2004. Other bands set to appear at the festival include CANNIBAL CORPSE, AMORPHIS, CHILDREN OF BODOM, GRAVE DIGGER, THE GATHERING and SAXON. Upcoming IN FLAMES shows: Jun. 05 - Rock-am-Ring, GER Jun. 06 - Rock-im-Park, GER Jun. 12 - ...

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BLACK SABBATH Guitarist TONY IOMMI To Launch KERRANG! RADIO

BLACK SABBATH guitarist Tony Iommi will be pressing the "go" button to launch Kerrang! Radio in the West Midlands on Thursday, June 10. The station will broadcast on 105.2 FM. The campaign to promote the launch of the new station kicked off last month and involved 200,000 gig-style set lists being, "gaffer taped to prominent ...

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DARKTHRONE: 'Sardonic Wrath' Due In September

Norwegian black metallers DARKTHRONE will release their new album, "Sardonic Wrath", in September through Moonfog Productions. Cover artwork will be designed by young Italian artist Lorenzo Mariani, who has previously worked with MARDUK and ABORYM, among others. " 'Sardonic Wrath' is finished, it will be 9 tracks on this release," commented DARKTHRONE guitarist/vocalist Nocturno Culto ...

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PROJECT: FAILING FLESH Name New CD

PROJECT: FAILING FLESH, the new group featuring former VOIVOD/current E-FORCE bassist/vocalist Eric Forrest, Kevin 131 (GARDEN OF SHADOWS, TWISTED TOWER DIRE, BRAVE, WHILE HEAVEN WEPT) and Tim Gutierrez (instruments), have set "The Conjoined" as the tentative title of their second full-length CD, due late 2004/early 2005 through Karmageddon Media. The follow-up to last year's "A ...

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NIRVANA: KURT COBAIN Memorial Planned

Plans are in the early stages to create a memorial for Kurt Cobain in his hometown of Aberdeen, Wash. A committee recently held its first public meeting to discuss possible ways to pay tribute to the late NIRVANA frontman, including renaming a local park in his honor. Another idea is to put up a

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