MACHINE HEAD: European Support Bands Announced

MACHINE HEAD have announced the support acts for their upcoming "Through The Ashes Of Europe Tour", which now includes SIKTH, KILL II THIS, and BREED 77, as well as various local acts, depending on the date and venue. The details are as follows: Oct. 31 - Dublin, IRE - Ambassador (w/ local acts) Nov. 02 ...

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PRIMATE: Live Dates Announced

PRIMATE, the San Francisco Bay Area band featuring former SKINLAB guitarist Mike Roberts and ex-SYSTEMATIC bassist Nick St. Denis (on second guitar), have announced the following dates during October/November: Oct. 24 - Cadillac Ranch – Concord, CA Oct. 31 - The Time Out – Concord, CA Nov. 08 - The Pine Street Bar & Grill ...

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SEARING MEADOW Sign With CATHARSIS RECORDS

Finnish melodic death metal band SEARING MEADOW have signed a deal with Australia's Catharsis Records. The band are currently rehearsing material for their forthcoming full-length album, tentatively due in the spring. Check out clips from the group's 2002 "Enduring Enchantment" demo: "Wasted Heroes" (mp3), "Three Names For Denial" (mp3). ...

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DEICIDE Members Held On Drug, Weapons Charges

Buffalo News reports that two members of the Florida death metal band DEICIDE were arrested at the Lewiston-Queenston Bridge when they were found with drugs and weapons in a mobile home they were driving there from Canada, state police said. Benjamin T. Boynton [believed to be a member of the band's road crew — Ed.], ...

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DON ARDEN's Autobiography To Be Published In April

Don Arden's much-anticipated autobiography, "Mr. Big", has been pushed back to an April 2004 publication date via Robson Books. Arden, one of the earliest and most notorious managers of the rock 'n' roll era and father of Sharon Osbourne, wife/manager of former BLACK SABBATH singer Ozzy Osbourne, was frequently accused of violent, bullying tactics by ...

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LEAVES' EYES Name Debut CD

LEAVES' EYES, the new band formed by ex-THEATRE OF TRAGEDY singer Liv Kristine Espenaes Krull and members of ATROCITY (who are fronted by Liv's husband Alexander Krull), have set "Lovelorn" as the title for their debut album, tentatively due on May 24, 2004 through Austria's Napalm Records. The music of LEAVES' EYES is "based on ...

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