SKINDRED: 'Babylon' Re-Release Due In August

A new version of SKINDRED's debut album, "Babylon", featuring "four brand-new ripping raggapunk classics with new packaging," is scheduled for release on August 24 through Bieler Bros./Lava Records. Commented frontman Benji Webbe: " 'Babylon' may have been out a while but a lot have changed since Mike and Arya joined us. We cant wait to ...

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MEGADETH: New Album Due In September

MEGADETH mainman Dave Mustaine has posted the following message in the band's official forum: "To the guy who started the 'Jesus and MEGADETH' thread, you were very cool to make the illustration which I though was uplifting. "To the guy that said he is leaving because of it, if you are going to go, bye-bye. ...

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TRANSPORT LEAGUE Part Ways With Guitarist, Seek Replacement

Guitarist Dan J has left Sweden's TRANSPORT LEAGUE "due to personal and economical problems," according to a posting on the band's web site. "We are currently looking for a replacement! If you feel that you are right guy to fill this gap, get in touch ([email protected]). All the upcoming shows will be done as scheduled!" ...

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SLIPKNOT To Guest On MTV2's 'Headbanger's Ball'

According to the SLIPKNOT fan site Black-Goat.com, SLIPKNOT are rumored to be hosting the May 22 episode of MTV2's "Headbanger's Ball". Immediately following the show, the network will air a half-hour SLIPKNOT special featuring live footage. In other news, MTV Netherlands has reportedly revealed that there will be an unannounced and secret SLIPKNOT ...

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VINCE NEIL: MÖTLEY CRÜE Reunion Tour To Consist of 60 Dates

Singer Vince Neil "officially" confirmed the 2005 MÖTLEY CRÜE reunion/farewell tour in a live interview Wednesday (May 5) with L.A.'s XTRA Sports Talk 690 Cannon Talk to promote Thursday's Sklyar Neil Memorial Golf Tournament and ZRock Crüe for the Cure's online rock-a-thon. "Today MÖTLEY CRÜE confirmed sixty dates for next year for our new tour ...

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JOEY BELLADONNA To Support W.A.S.P.

Former ANTHRAX singer Joey Belladonna has announced three dates with W.A.S.P. in July/August. Belladonna will be supporting Blackie Lawless and co. at the Starland Ballroom in Sayreville, NJ on July 31, at Northern Lights in Clifton Park, NY on Aug. 6 and at The Quest in Minneapolis, MN on Aug. 24. Upcoming Joey Belladonna tour ...

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