L.A. GUNS: Early Recordings To See Light Of Day

A collection of early L.A. GUNS recordings recorded prior to the band's 1988 debut album is being released through Deadline Music on Tuesday, October 26. Entitled "Hollywood Raw", the disc features the following track listing: 01. SoHo 02. Nothing To Lose 03. Bitch Is Back 04. Down In The City 05. Electric Gypsy 06. Instrumental ...

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SATYRICON To Hold Drummer Auditions In Los Angeles

Norwegian black metallers SATYRICON will be auditioning drummers in Los Angeles the last week of November (possibly Nov. 24-25) to join them on tour in North America during the coming months. The never-ending saga of SATYRICON drummer Frost's inability to enter the U.S. due to heightened homeland security has forced SATYRICON frontman Satyr ...

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A PERFECT CIRCLE Frontman: 'Almost Every Interview I’ve Done In Last Four Years Was Censored'

Daniel P. Borbolla of APerfectCircle.org recently spoke to A PERFECT CIRCLE frontman Maynard James Keenan about the group's decision to take a more politically active role with their upcoming album of covers, "eMOTIVe". Several excerpts from the interview follow: APerfectCircle.org: I've received many an email from people who are quite annoyed/disappointed that A ...

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METALLICA Drummer Confirms January Release For 'Monster' DVD

METALLICA drummer Lars Ulrich has confirmed the January 2005 arrival of the DVD version of the group's acclaimed documentary, "Some Kind of Monster". "January 2005 is when the DVD is coming out, with the obligatory, you know, 47 extra hours of crap that nobody cares about or should see," Ulrich told Launch Radio Networks. "But ...

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MALICE IN WONDERLAND: Debut Album Delayed

Norwegian dark/glam rock act MALICE IN WONDERLAND have pushed back the release date of their self-titled debut album to January 2005. "We are sorry that our debut yet again is been pushed back, but due to some problems in the studio and so on we have no other choice," the group write in a press ...

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AVENGER OF BLOOD Recording Debut Album

North American thrashers AVENGER OF BLOOD are currently recording their debut album, entitled "Complete Annihilation", at Maurotone Studios in Las Vegas, Nevada. The album is being described as "a relentless nine-song onslaught of German-inspired thrash," featuring the songs "Scent Of Death", "Forced To Kill", "Tyrants Of The Bloodlands", and the title track, "Complete Annihilation". A ...

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MEMORIZED DREAMS Filming New Video

Norwegian progressive power metallers MEMORIZED DREAMS are currently working on a music video of the song "Cardinal Sin". "The main story is being shot this week, and we will be doing our bandshots on November 4 and 5 in Trondheim," the group write on their web site. MEMORIZED DREAMS issued their debut album, "Theater Of ...

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'Demonic' Heavy Metal Voices Captured On Sound-Samples CD

Precisionsound, a Swedish sound design company focusing on high-quality sound samples for music production and sound effects for the multimedia/movie industry, has released a CD of "unprocessed performances from professional singers/voice artists in the darker heavy metal genres." The collection, entitled "Demonic – Voices from Hell", contains "staccato growls & long growls, hi and lo ...

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