Ex-AC/DC Bassist Goes Public About HALL OF FAME Snub

Former AC/DC bass player Mark Evans, who appeared on such classic albums as "High Voltage", "Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap", and "Let There Be Rock", has issued a press release through his representatives urging industry and media contacts to lobby the U.S. Rock & Roll Hall of Fame to have his induction reinstated so that ...

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WHITESNAKE Confirmed For SWEDEN ROCK 2003 Festival

WHITESNAKE are the latest act to have been confirmed for the 12th annual Sweden Rock festival, scheduled to take place Jun. 6-8, 2003 in Sölvesborg, Sweden. WHITESNAKE will be the headliner on Saturday, Jun. 7. The complete list of artists currently set to perform at the event is as follows: TWISTED SISTER WHITESNAKE YES JETHRO ...

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LIMP BIZKIT's FRED DURST: We're Keeping It 'Real'

LIMP BIZKIT frontman Fred Durst has posted the following message at www.limpbizkit.com: "Well, I've only got two more songs to put the vocals on so it's gettin' close to being finished. I'm gonna be posting news like a madman from here on to keep you posted every inch of the way. It's definitely got all ...

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JUDAS PRIEST: 'Live In London' Gets Delayed U.S. Release

The U.S. release date for JUDAS PRIEST's "Live In London" double CD has been set for April 8 — a full three months following its European release. "Needless to say we are not happy about the US label not releasing until April and I am trying to bring this forward," writes JUDAS PRIEST Management Coordinator ...

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NY Daily News: 'THE OSBOURNES' In Danger Of Becoming A One-Off Wonder

The following article appeared in yesterday's (Jan. 21) edition of the New York Daily News: Viewers are growing weary of MTV's F-bomb-spewing "The Osbournes". Ratings for the reality series have fallen dramatically this season, putting it in danger of becoming a one-off wonder. "In the case of 'The Osbournes', this was an inevitability," said Prof. ...

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MARILYN MANSON Gets Animated

MARILYN MANSON has a starring role as a singing nutritionist in "Episode Two: Election Blu-Galoo" in the new MTV animated series "Clone High". Catch MANSON in action at the following air times: Monday, Jan. 27 at 5:30 p.m. ET Tuesday, Jan. 28 at 11:30 p.m. ET Friday, Jan. 31 at 6:30 p.m. ET Saturday, Feb. ...

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SLIPKNOT's COREY TAYLOR: Videos Are Killing Our Imagination

STONE SOUR/SLIPKNOT frontman Corey Taylor says that he is not a big fan of the music video, claiming that it is killing our imagination. "The beautiful thing about music is that in your head you can set that music to anything," he told Australia's Undercover News. "If you start adding visuals to all the music, ...

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VADER Announce European Dates

Veteran Polish death metallers VADER have announced a host of European dates during February and April/May. The details are as follows: French Tour 2003 with GURKKHAS: Feb. 15 – Paris, FRA @ Dunois Club Feb. 16 - Amneville, FRA @ After Club Feb. 17 - Calais, FRA @ Infernal Club Feb. 18 - Strasbourg, FRA ...

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AREA 54 Set Release Date For 'Beckoning Of The End'

Britain's AREA 54 have set an April 21 European release date through Casket Records for their sophomore full-length effort, "Beckoning Of The End". The album, which was produced by Dave Chang, features a guest appearance from ex-AT THE GATES/THE CROWN vocalist Tomas Lindberg. The band were previously signed to Dreamcatcher Records. An extensive U.K. tour ...

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