IRON MAIDEN Set U.S. Release Date For 'Early Years' DVD

Columbia/Legacy has set a November 9 U.S. release date for the upcoming IRON MAIDEN double DVD, "The History Of IRON MAIDEN - Part 1: The Early Days". "The Early Days" is a unique collection of archive material packed onto two DVDs that covers the beginnings of the band's career from the struggle to get gigs ...

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SLAYER's DAVE LOMBARDO: European Drum Clinics Scheduled

SLAYER drummer Dave Lombardo will be conducting several drum clinics while on tour with SLAYER in Europe this fall. Confirmed appearances so far are as follows: Sep. 22 - Geneva, SWI - Music Arts (Music School and Store) (6:00 p.m.) Oct. 10 - London, UK - Drumtech (Music School) (2:00 p.m.) SLAYER's new DVD, "Still ...

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BILLY SHEEHAN: Japanese Promotional Appearances Announced

Bassist extraordinaire Billy Sheehan (DAVID LEE ROTH, MR. BIG) will be making special promotional performances at Hard Rock Cafes in Japan. These perfomances are to coincide with the release of Billy's new single in Japan, "Toss It On The Flame", from the new album "Cosmic Troubadour". Dates are as follows: Oct. 06 - Zippo Hot ...

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OZZY OSBOURNE And TONY IOMMI Helping With Cancer Research

BLACK SABBATH members Ozzy Osbourne and Tony Iommi took part in an all-star signing of an Epiphone Tony Iommi Signature G-400 electric guitar. All of the members of BLACK SABBATH signed the Epiphone guitar which was scheduled to be auctioned at the Huntsman Cancer Institute Golf Classic in Salt Lake City, Utah August 12-13, 2004. ...

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Florida Republican Seek Campaign Assistance From AC/DC Singer

Jeremy Wallace of HeraldTribune.com writes: "Is U.S. Rep. Katherine Harris a heavy metal rocker? "Maybe so, according to comments she made Saturday at a campaign rally in Sarasota. "When the Longboat Key Republican took the stage at the event, she thanked MOODY BLUES drummer and Bradenton resident Graeme Edge, who was set to perform. In ...

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BLO.TORCH To Guest On Dutch Radio Show

Dutch death metallers BLO.TORCH will be guests on the local radio show "Stork on Air" airing on October 8 on Radio West. In addition to offering the latest news on the band, the group will be playing some songs live on the air. "Stork on Air" will air between 7:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. Dutch ...

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KALEDON: 'The New Kingdom' Video Posted Online

Italian symphonic power metallers KALEDON have uploaded a video for their track "The New Kingdom" at this location. "The New Kingdom" comes off KALEDON's sophomore album, "The King's Rescue", which was released in 2003 via SteelBorn Records. KALEDON are currently putting the finishing touches on their third CD, "The Way of the Light", ...

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Aggrieved Brazilian Bands To Team Up For 'Fuck Off Zetro' Festival

In the wake of the cancellation of EXODUS' Brazilian shows (now being re-scheduled for late October), a number of aggrieved bands originally scheduled to act as support on the tour have teamed together for the "Fuck Off Zetro" festival (in "honor" of the now-departed EXODUS singer Steve "Zetro" Souza, whose split with the band led ...

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