City Says No To 'Suicide Show', But Band Says Yes

Florida shock-rockers HELL ON EARTH have vowed to go ahead with their plans to stage a live suicide during a concert in the city of St. Petersburg next month. Despite the fact that the city officials, in cooperation with the Florida Governors Office, have "strong-armed" venues into canceling their previously announced performance at State Theater ...

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ANTHRAX: Fall North American Tour Dates Announced

ANTHRAX have announced more dates as part of the fall leg of their "We've Come For You All" North American tour. Confirmed dates so far are as follows: Oct. 10 - Montreal, QUE - Le Spectrum Oct. 11 - Quebec City, QUE - Salle de la Canardière Oct. 12 - Bangor, ME - Russell's Oct. ...

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HATEBREED Finalize Track Listing For 'The Rise Of Brutality'

HATEBREED have finalized the track listing for their new album, "The Rise Of Brutality", due on October 28 through due on October 28 through Republic/Universal Records. "The Rise Of Brutality" was recorded at Planet Z studios in Massachusetts with producer Zeuss (SHADOWS FALL, SWORN ENEMY) and was mixed at Armoury Studios in Vancouver, B.C. with ...

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GUNS N' ROSES Guitarist Guests On New York Band's EP

GUNS N' ROSES guitarist Richard Fortus is one of the featured guests on the new EP from THE COMPULSIONS, a New York City-based rock 'n' roll band. Music critic Michael Kylis has described the CD, titled "Laughter From Below", as "an off-hand mixture of decadence, roots music, and outright malevolence." For more information, go to ...

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GENITORTURERS To Embark On North American Tour

Florida's GENITORTURERS, featuring former MORBID ANGEL frontman David "Evil D" Vincent on bass, will be kicking off a North American tour in late October. Confirmed dates so far are as follows: Oct. 23 - Baton Rouge, LA - Clicks Oct. 24 - Dallas TX - Trees Oct. 25 - San Antonio, TX - Sin 13 ...

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KING DIAMOND: DVD Preview Posted Online

A preview of the limited bonus DVD included in the new KING DIAMOND album, "The Puppet Master" (scheduled for release in Europe on October 20 through Massacre Records), has been posted online at this location (high-speed connections only). As previously reported, the bonus DVD disc features KING DIAMOND frontman/namesake telling the story of ...

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LIMP BIZKIT's 'Results' Down From Previous Albums

According to early reports from national accounts, OUTKAST's new double album, "Speakerboxxx/The Love Below" is on track to sell as many as 500K units for the week, followed by DAVE MATTHEWS' solo debut, "Some Devil", which looks like it will move over 450K. Third up is LIMP BIZKIT's "Results May Vary", set for sales of ...

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Unreleased 1969 BLACK SABBATH Song Discovered

According to this month's edition of Record Collector magazine, a two-track BLACK SABBATH acetate 45 rpm record was recently discovered. On the A side is a song called "When I Come Down", which is believed to have been recorded at various Birmingham, England studios between March and October 1969. The song, which is described as ...

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