UNHOLY GHOST Set Release Date For 'Torrential Reign'

UNHOLY GHOST, the new band featuring DIABOLIC founding members Aantar Lee Coates (drums), Paul Ouellette (vocals/bass), and Jerry Mortellaro (guitar), along with original DIABOLIC guitarist and PESSIMIST founder Kelly McLauchlin, have set an April 20 release date through Olympic/Century Media Records for their debut album, "Torrential Reign". To celebrate the CD's release, the band have ...

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Former SCORPIONS Drummer To Launch German Tour With New Band R&R

Former SCORPIONS drummer Herman Rarebell will be launching a German tour with his new band R&R in late April. The group, which includes Claudia Raab, an "exceptional" saxophone player and a successful actress/model, will be releasing their debut album, "The Rhythm of Art", on April 5. The complete track listing for the CD is as ...

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SLIPKNOT Singer Ties The Knot!

SLIPKNOT/STONE SOUR frontman Corey Taylor has posted the following message at StoneSourBoard.com: "On March 11th, 2004, [longtime girlfriend/fiancée] Scarlett and I became Mr. & Mrs. Corey Taylor in a small ceremony @ the Botanical center in Des Moines, Iowa. The wedding was small, attended by family, both bands and a few friends. The reception was ...

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DISTURBED's DRAIMAN Calls THE DARKNESS 'A Joke'

DISTURBED frontman David Draiman has slammed THE DARKNESS as "a joke" and has taken issue with the British rock band's alleged characterization of DISTURBED as a band that symbolizes "this whole wave of nu-metal that is near its death." Speaking to Metal Edge magazine for its May 2004 issue, Draiman said, "To be perfectly honest ...

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Report: How GUNS N' ROSES Tore Themselves Apart

GUNS N' ROSES are the subject of a three-page article in the March 13 edition of the U.K. newspaper The Guardian. The article, headlined "Thorn In Their Side. How Guns N' Roses Tore Themselves Apart," chronicles the original group's rise to the top of the rock heap and their eventual demise, with comments from a ...

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PASSAGE: Debut CD Nearing Completion

PASSAGE, the new Quebec City-based doomsters featuring MOONLYGHT guitarist/vocalist Roby and former MOONLYGHT drummer Luc Gaulin, have nearly completed work on their debut album, with only the vocals left to record. The band are currently searching for a label home and will begin sending promotional copies of the CD to various companies during the coming ...

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