TROUBLE: Negotiating With Record Labels

According to a posting on the group's official web site, reunited Chicago doomsters TROUBLE are currently in negotiations with three different labels about the release of the band's recently completed uplugged CD, "Simple Mind Condition", as well as the upcoming full-length album, "Seven". "That is playing a big role in why the CD is not ...

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FLOTSAM AND JETSAM Drummer Comments On Japanese Tour

FLOTSAM AND JETSAM drummer Craig Neilsen has posted the following message regarding the band's recently completed tour of Japan: "Just wanted to tell everyone that the Japanese shows were over-the-top killer. We had no idea what to expect because the band has never played there before now, but the fans are unbelievable. Very enthusiasic, respectful, ...

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METALLICA, VAN HALEN Concert Grosses Revealed

The following are a few select recent heavy metal/hard rock concert grosses, as reported by Billboard magazine: Artist/Event: METALLICA, GODSMACK Venue: Bell Centre City/State: Montreal, Que. Date: Oct. 3-4, 2004 Gross Sales: $2,457,793 Attendance: 40,277 Capacity: 40,277 Shows: 2 Sell-Outs: 2 Prices: $75.65, $62.98, $39.21 Promoter: Gillett Entertainment Group/House of Blues Canada Artist/Event: VAN HALEN, ...

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CRADLE OF FILTH: National Album Chart Positions Update

The new studio release from British extreme metallers CRADLE OF FILTH, "Nymphetamine", has entered the national album charts in the following countries: No. 29: Holland No. 35: Finland No. 44: France No. 56: Austria No. 64: Switzerland No. 89: USA The follow-up to last year's "Damnation and a Day", "Nymphetamine" (roughly translated as the druggish ...

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IRON MAIDEN Drummer To Perform At LONDON GUITAR SHOW 2005

IRON MAIDEN drummer Nicko McBrain will be joining guitarist Phil Hilborne for a live performance at the forthcoming London Guitar Show 2005 on May 7-8, 2005 at the Wembley Conference Centre. Also appearing will be bassist Jaz Lochrie (bass) and "special guests." A classical and electric guitarist, Phil Hilborne plays with the PHIL HILBORNE BAND ...

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LIVING COLOUR To Tour East Coast With PUBLIC ENEMY

LIVING COLOUR will be playing two East Coast shows with ground-breaking rap act PUBLIC ENEMY later this month. Confirmed dates are as follows: Oct. 17 - Avalon Ballroom - Boston, MA Oct. 18 - BB King's - New York, NY LIVING COLOUR's latest CD, "Collideoscope", was released in September 2003 through Mayan Records/Sanctuary. ...

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