STEVEN ADLER And NIKKI SIXX Reunited!

Former GUNS N' ROSES drummer Steven Adler and MÖTLEY CRÜE bassist Nikki Sixx were recently reunited after not being in contact with one another for several years. According to The Official Steven Adler Fan Site, Steven ran into his "old buddy" Sixx "at a recent fashion expo in Las Vegas . . . The ...

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DESTRUCTION: New Demo Tracks Posted Online!

Veteran German thrashers DESTRUCTION have posted several new demo cuts in streaming audio in Windows Media format at this location. The tracks available for listening are as follows: 01. Killers (IRON MAIDEN cover) 02. Metal Discharge 03. Vendetta 04. Mortal Remains 05. Savage Symphony 06. Prevention Is Better Than The Cause All songs ...

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IRON MAIDEN Begin Mixing New Album

IRON MAIDEN have commenced the mixing process for their as-yet-untitled follow-up to 2000's "Brave New World" at a London studio with producer Kevin Shirley. "Well, I started mixing the MAIDEN album [on Monday, March 17], and kicked off with a blistering and heavy rocker, which turned out quite nicely — well wicked son, indeed!" Shirley ...

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SAXON Confirmed For Britain's BLOODSTOCK FESTIVAL

SAXON are the latest act to have been confirmed for this year's Bloodstock Festival, a two-day event set to take place Aug. 29-30, 2003 at the Assembly Rooms in Derby, U.K. SAXON will headline the "classic" night on Friday, Aug. 29 with BLAZE, POWER QUEST and one other band yet to be confirmed. Also scheduled ...

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LINKIN PARK Tape MTV2's '2$Bill Concert Series'

LINKIN PARK taped an episode of MTV2's "2$Bill Concert Series" on Monday (March 17) at the State Theatre in Detroit. The show will air at 9 p.m. ET on Tuesday (March 25), the same day the group's new album, "Meteora", comes out. The episode will be repeated on MTV the following week. LINKIN PARK reportedly ...

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TYPE O NEGATIVE Officially Change Album Title

As first predicted here on March 15, TYPE O NEGATIVE have now officially changed the title for their upcoming CD to "Life is Killing Me" from the originally announced "The Dream Is Dead". The album, due in June through Roadrunner Records, was recorded at Brooklyn, New York's Systems 2 studios and was produced ...

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MESHUGGAH Off 'Blackest' Tour, LACUNA COIL Jump On

More changes have been made to the lineup for the DANZIG-headlined "Blackest of The Black" festival mini-tour, set to take place in early May. Sweden's MESHUGGAH, who were previously said to be participating in the package, have now dropped off the event and have been replaced by OPETH (as first reported here earlier today) and ...

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