CHILDREN OF TRAGEDY Part Ways With Drummer, Seek Replacement

Canadian metallers CHILDREN OF TRAGEDY, who recently completed a two-month tour with BYZANTINE, have parted ways with their drummer, Rob Shallcross. There are no hard feelings between either party, according to an official press release from the group. CHILDREN OF TRAGEDY are currently looking for a new drummer so they can continue touring behind their ...

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SIN DEALER Schedule Video Shoot

SIN DEALER, the band featuring members of SEA OF GREEN, SONS OF OTIS, EDWIN and PLASMA BLAST, will be shooting a video for the song "Rock & Roll Mass" next month. The group have also been busy writting new material and will hit the studio at the end of December to record six new songs, ...

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STEVEN TYLER Movie Set For HOLLYWOOD FILM FESTIVAL This Weekend

Launch Radio Networks is reporing that AEROSMITH frontman Steven Tyler's acting debut will be screened at the Hollywood Film Festival on Sunday (Oct. 17). It's called "Goodnight, Joseph Parker", and Tyler plays Sammy, a small-town boy who becomes a famous singer and then returns home to save the local bar. The lead character, the bar ...

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TED NUGENT Has Warm Memories Of Working With CHRISTOPHER REEVE

Although they came from totally different political directions, Ted Nugent had warm feelings for the late Christopher Reeve. Reeve invited Nugent to be part of a series of public service announcements in 2003 about the U.S. Constitution. Nugent told Launch Radio Networks that he was flattered by Reeve's decision to include him in the project: ...

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SHAITAN MAZAR Finish Filming New Video

SHAITAN MAZAR, the new band featuring former NILE members Chief Spires (bass, vocals) and John Ehlers (guitar), finished filming a video for their track "Homage" in downtown Greenville, SC this past weekend, according to a posting on the group's web site. The video, which is now in the editing process, will be included on the ...

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MÖTLEY CRÜE: 'Early Years' Auction To Begin This Weekend

Handwritten lyrics (by Nikki Sixx) for every song on MÖTLEY CRÜE's first album, "Too Fast for Love", an original concert poster from their first every show at The Starwood in Los Angeles (April, 1981), the master VHS 1981 promo video, a number of 7" promo singles (signed by all original band members). These rare, authentic, ...

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KING DIAMOND Discusses New Live Album

KING DIAMOND frontman and namesake recently spoke to MetalEater.com about the group's new live album, "Deadly Lullbyes Live", vocalist Livia Zita, his long friendship with Andy LaRocque, the Geraldo Rivera incident, and much more. Several excerpts from the interview follow: On "Deadly Lullbyes Live": "There are a lot of things we did that ...

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