Police: Man Says Rifle Was Present For KID ROCK

Gordon Wilczynski of The Macomb Daily reports that a 43-year-old Michigan man was arrested in downtown Mount Clemens late Tuesday when police searched his car and found an assault rifle in his trunk, which he said he planned on giving to Kid Rock. Kid Rock, who is from Romeo and also known at Bob Ritchie, ...

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MÖTLEY CRÜE In Talks To Play SWEDEN ROCK Festival?

MÖTLEY CRÜE are strongly rumored to be in talks with the organizers of Sweden Rock festival about making an appearance at next year's event, set to be held June 10-12, 2004 in Sölvesborg, Sweden. The first few confirmations for the festival will be announced at the Sweden Rock 2004 kick-off party at Draken in Stockholm ...

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KORN: Limited-Edition CD To Include Bonus DVD

Limited editions of KORN's forthcoming album, "Take a Look in the Mirror", will be bundled with a bonus DVD, featuring 30 minutes of content such as "Korn Kut Up" (a mix of the group's music videos), an alternate video for "Right Now" directed by Nathan Cox, a live version of "Here To Stay" and a ...

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ENTOMBED Explain Canadian Cancellations

Sweden's ENTOMBED have released more information regarding the cancellation of the group's shows in Toronto and Montreal earlier this week. The following is taken from the band's tour diary, as posted on their official web site (www.entombed.org): "[Drummer] Peter [Stjärnvind] woke up [Tuesday] morning and could hardly speak.. He had a lot of pain in ...

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Former SOULFLY Bassist Officially Joins ABLOOM

Jon "Tumor" Fahnestock (ex-SNOT, AMEN, LO-PRO) has officially turned over the bassist position in ABLOOM to Marcello D. Rapp (ex-SOULFLY). "The decision had to be made recently with the departure of the SOULFLY lineup [from mainman Max Cavalera]," Fahnestock writes on his web site. "ABLOOM needed a bass player to be there for them in ...

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PARADISE LOST: London Concert To Go Ahead

Despite previous reports to the contrary, PARADISE LOST's show at the Astoria in London on November 18 will go ahead, albeit without one of the previously announced support acts. According to the group's manager, Andy Farrow of Northern Music, "AMORPHIS are not on the bill anymore as they couldn't afford to do the gig, [but] ...

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SEVENDUST Schedule San Jose Concert

SEVENDUST have scheduled a show in San Jose, California on Saturday, Nov. 8 to make up for the group's California dates with STAIND that were cancelled due to throat polyps and severely swollen vocal cords of STAIND lead singer Aaron Lewis. The venue for the San Jose concert will be announced today. The band are ...

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TESLA: New Album Details Revealed

TESLA have set "Into The Now" as the title for their upcoming studio album, due in February 2004 through Sanctuary Records. The complete track listing for the CD is as follows: 01. Into the Now 02. Look @ Me 03. What a Shame 04. Heaven 05. Words Can't Explain 06. Caught In a Dream 07. ...

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MACHINE HEAD: Storming The European Charts

In its first week of release overseas, MACHINE HEAD's new album, "Through The Ashes Of Empires", has stormed its way onto the charts, entering the German Media Control Top 100 at #24 (selling more copies in its first week than the group's previous album, "Supercharger", has sold to date), Sweden's Midweek Chart at #32, Austria's ...

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