AC/DC To Allow Legal Music Downloads

Microsoft Corp. has struck up a deal with AC/DC, the seventh-best-selling band in the U.S., to allow its music be sold over the Internet exclusively via Microsoft's MSN Music service for one month. MSN Music offers a library of more than one million licensed tracks, and now the addition of four new European markets and ...

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TESTAMENT: In Recording Mode

San Francisco Bay Area thrash legends TESTAMENT have issued the following press release via their official web site: "Eric Peterson [guitar] has been given the green light to drive again by his doctor following his long recovery from a triple-fracture leg surgery. On tour in June, he fell down a flight of stairs resulting in ...

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GUNS N' ROSES Set Record Straight Regarding Band Lineup

GUNS N' ROSES have issued a statement refuting reports that the band are close to finding a replacement for departed guitarist Buckethead. The statement reads as follows: "There have been numerous reports over the last few weeks from various sources claiming that one person or another has been invited to join GUNS N' ROSES. To ...

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GENE SIMMONS Wants To Blast Into Space

KISS bassist/vocalist Gene Simmons is among the celebrities that have expressed their desire to travel into space via Virgin Galactic, a space travel venture founded by British airline and entertainment magnate Sir Richard Branson, according to CNET.com. The cost for the two-hour flight, five minutes of which will be spent weightless, hovering above Earth, is ...

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ANTHRAX Schedule South American/Mexican Tour Dates

ANTHRAX have lined up the following South American/Mexican dates during February/March 2005. Feb. 25 - Rio de Janeiro, BRA @ Claro Hall Feb. 26 - São Paulo, BRA @ Credicard Hall Feb. 27 - Buenos Aires, ARG @ Estádio Obras Mar. 01 – Santiago, CHL @ Estádio Victor Jara Mar. 02 – Bogotá, COL @ ...

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