Lawyer: GREAT WHITE Singer Is Relieved But Agonizing

Laurel J. Sweet of the Boston Herald is reporting that GREAT WHITE singer Jack Russell was "relieved" to be spared criminal culpability for the fourth deadliest fire in U.S. history, but remains tormented by his role in rock 'n' roll infamy, his lawyer said. "Jack is still agonizing over this," attorney Neil Philbin said yesterday ...

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UNJUST Sign To KOOLARROW RECORDS

Criminally underrated San Francisco Bay Area band UNJUST have just signed to Koolarrow Records, the label headed up by former FAITH NO MORE bassist Billy Gould. The group's third CD, "Glow", is scheduled for release in March 2004, and will coincide with a U.S. tour. Details on European release dates will follow soon. Recorded at ...

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THE WILDHEARTS Singer Postpones Acoustic Tour

THE WILDHEARTS frontman Ginger has been forced to postpone his previously announced acoustic tour after coming down with a "throat infection," according to the singer's web site. Ginger is hoping to reschedule the dates for January 2004. Ticket holders should contact the venue/booking agent they purchased the tickets from for details of ticket validity at ...

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GODHEAD Frontman To Perform At Charity Event

GODHEAD frontman Jason Miller will be performing two songs with Reeves Gabrels (DAVID BOWIE, THE CURE) at Tangier in Los Filez, California Wednesday night (Dec. 10). This is a charity event for "The Crib", a transitional home for young mothers. Jason will take the stage at approximately 10:00 p.m. Tangier is located at 2138 Hillhurst ...

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CANDLEMASS, TROUBLE In Stockholm: A Wicked Night Of Doom!

Swedish doom masters CANDLEMASS have posted the following report from their Nov. 29 Stockholm gig with TROUBLE and FORCE OF EVIL: "Both TROUBLE and FORCE OF EVIL arrived to Stockholm on the Friday. FORCE OF EVIL got in late and chose to have an early night after some pasta, while TROUBLE and CANDLEMASS had loads ...

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LAMB OF GOD To Film New Video In January

LAMB OF GOD are scheduled to film a video in mid-January with director Dan Rush (who worked with the group on the "Ruin" clip). The video is rumored to be for the title track of the band's current CD, "As the Palaces Burn". LAMB OF GOD's first-ever DVD, "Terror and Hubris", is expected to become ...

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LINKIN PARK's BENNINGTON 'Insulted' By GRAMMY Nomination

LINKIN PARK singer Chester Bennington has told Launch Radio Networks that he is "insulted" by the fact that the group's only Grammy nomination this year is in the category of "Best Rock Instrumental Performance" (for "Session", a track from their recent "Meteora" album) when last year they received no less than three nods ("Best New ...

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Report: PINK Spends Big Bucks To Fly In TOMMY LEE

The Mirror reports singer Pink spent $35,000 to fly in boyfriend Tommy Lee (ex-MÖTLEY CRÜE) from Los Angeles to New York on a private jet. They write, " First stop was the less-than-seductive 'Saturday Night Live' studios where newly-tamed Tommy waited in the wings as the 'Trouble' singer was being interviewed. A few hours later ...

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DEEP PURPLE/THIN LIZZY: More Tour Dates Released

More dates have been leaked for the forthcoming DEEP PURPLE/THIN LIZZY North American tour, which is tentatively set to begin in January. The trek will run for about six weeks, and will hit theaters and small arenas, with tickets for some of the initial shows scheduled to go on sale December 10. Tentative dates so ...

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