MÖTLEY CRÜE: U.K. Tour Dates Announced

According to Britain's Metal Hammer magazine, the original MÖTLEY CRÜE lineup of Nikki Sixx (bass), Tommy Lee (drums), Vince Neil (vocals) and Mick Mars (guitar) will play the following U.K. dates in June 2005: Jun. 14 – Glasgow, UK @ SECC Jun. 15 - Manchester, UK @ MEN Jun. 17 - Cardiff, UK ...

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THE NUMBER TWELVE LOOKS LIKE YOU Sign With EYEBALL RECORDS

New Jersey's noise/grind outfit THE NUMBER TWELVE LOOKS LIKE YOU have inked a deal with Eyeball Records. The group will enter the studio during the coming months to record their new album, tentatively due in May 2005. THE NUMBER TWELVE LOOKS LIKE YOU's last album, "Put On Your Rosy Red Glasses", was released in August ...

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HOLY MOSES Sign With ARMAGEDDON MUSIC

HOLY MOSES, the long-running German thrash outfit fronted by Sabina Classen, have signed a new record deal with Armageddon Music. A new studio album is tentatively scheduled for release next spring/summer. HOLY MOSES' last album, "Disorder of the Order", was released in 2002 via Century Media Records. Upcoming HOLY MOSES shows: Oct. 16 - Bad ...

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DARK TRANQUILLITY Announce New Album Title, Release Date

Sweden's DARK TRANQUILLITY have set "Character" as the title of their new full-length album, due on January 24 in Europe and January 25 in North America. An EP, entitled "Lost To Apathy", will precede the album on November 15. Both releases will surface through Century Media Records, who recently signed the band to a brand-new ...

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THE HAUNTED: New Album Preview Posted Online

Germany's Hammer magazine is currently hosting five songs from the upcoming THE HAUNTED album, "rEVOLVEr" at their web site. Check out streaming Real Media versions of the tracks "No Compromise", "99", "All Against All", "Sweet Relief" and "My Shadow" at this location. THE HAUNTED's fourth album, "rEVOLVEr", is scheduled for release in Europe ...

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KISS Perform At Surprise Birthday Party

KISS members Paul Stanley, Tommy Thayer and Eric Singer performed at the surprise birthday party of former Penthouse Pet of the Year Cheryl Rixon Davis last weekend in Hollywood. Stanley was asked by Davis' husband to perform at the party, according to a posting on KISS' web site. Having known Cheryl since the '70s, Paul ...

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TOMMY LEE Lines Up TV Appearances To Promote Autobiography

MÖTLEY CRÜE drummer Tommy Lee has lined up the following TV appearances during the coming weeks: Friday, October 22: 10:00 PM "20/20" on ABC Friday, October 22: 11:30 PM "Late Show with David Letterman" on CBS Monday, October 25: 7:00 AM "Good Morning America" on ABC Monday, October 25: 9:00 PM "Larry King Live" on ...

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DREAMTALE Part Ways With Guitarist

Guitarist Esa Orjatsalo has left Finnish metallers DREAMTALE. Esa's official statement on the matter is as follows: "For the past few months now, I have many times noticed my lack of interest to be part of DREAMTALE anymore. In this situation I had to be honest with myself and make the only decision that was ...

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TRANSPORT LEAGUE Postpone New Album Recording Sessions

Sweden's TRANSPORT LEAGUE have postponed the recording sessions for their new album due to "lack of communication" with the group's U.S. label. The band are expected to start pre-production for the as-yet-untitled CD in November. TRANSPORT LEAGUE recently announced the addition of guitarist Martin M to the group's ranks. Martin M joined the band as ...

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