HALFORD Seek Guitarist

HALFORD are still seeking a permanent replacement for guitarist Patrick Lachman, who left the group in early December. All interested parties should send a sample of their work on CD, along with a VHS of a live performance and their contact info to: EMAS Inc. PO Box 93430 Phoenix, Arizona 85070 USA Lachman announced his ...

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NEVERMORE To Work With Ex-QUEENSRŸCHE Guitarist On Upcoming CD

NEVERMORE are set to enter a Seattle studio shortly with producer Kelly Gray (QUEENSRŸCHE, SLAVE TO THE SYSTEM, DOKKEN) to begin recording the much-anticipated follow-up to 2000's "Dead Heart in a Dead World". The forthcoming CD, tentatively titled "Enemies Of Reality" may or may not be mixed by acclaimed British producer Andy Sneap (MACHINE HEAD, ...

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TOMMY LEE: 'Over-The-Top' Behavior AT PENTHOUSE Party

The following item appeared in today's edition of the New York Daily News: Rocker Tommy Lee managed to offend the people from Penthouse magazine during a party at B.B. King's on Saturday night. The self-proclaimed "bonehead" was the musical guest, and during his performance, he demanded that the Penthouse Pets and select female audience members ...

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MARDUK To Film Promo Clips For Upcoming DVD

Sweden's MARDUK will film two promo clips during February for an upcoming DVD, tentatively due in the fall. According to a posting on the band's official web site, "the DVD will also include live appearances and other tour footage which will be recorded during the upcoming World Funeral tour." MARDUK's new CD, "World Funeral", is ...

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LACUNA COIL Line Up European Dates

Italian gothic metal combo LACUNA COIL have lined up the following European dates during February/March: Feb. 15 – Cesena, ITA @ Vidia Feb. 22 – Bergamo, ITA @ Motion Feb. 28 – Athens, GRE @ TBA Mar. 01 – Thessaloniki, GRE @ TBA Mar. 06 – Milano, ITA @ Transilvania Live Mar. 07 - Bassano ...

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NIKKI SIXX: Back In The Studio

MÖTLEY CRÜE/BRIDES OF DESTRUCTION bassist Nikki Sixx has posted the following message in the "Rock'n'Roll Diary" section of CRÜE's official web site: "Thank you all for the kind words for my son. We forwarded most of them to him and it was nice for him to read your words. He's a great 'lil guy and ...

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FUELED II FIRE: Demo Available For Download

FUELED II FIRE, the new band featuring former PISSING RAZORS members Cesar Soto (guitar), Joe Rodriguez (vocals) and Mat Lynch (guitar), have posted two demo tracks via their official web site at this location. The tracks — "Colossal" and "Taboo" — come off a four-song demo that was recently completed with producer/engineer Ben ...

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PARADISE LOST Confirmed For England's BLOODSTOCK FESTIVAL 2003

PARADISE LOST are the latest British act to have been confirmed for this year's Bloodstock Festival, a two-day event set to take place Aug. 29-30, 2003 at the Assembly Rooms in Derby, U.K. The Yorkshire group, who recently issued their ninth studio album, "Symbol Of Life", will occupy the "special guest" slot on Saturday, Aug. ...

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FALCONER Split With Singer, Announce Replacement

Swedish melodic power metallers FALCONER have parted ways with vocalist Mathias Blad and have replaced him with DESTINY frontman Kristoffer Göbel. According to the band's official web site, Kristoffer is "not a Mathias wannabe but [has] his own style, which also gives the band a chance to evolve." Blad, who left the band due to ...

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MANOWAR Seek Acts For Label Imprint

MANOWAR's Magic Circle Music label imprint are asking all unsigned metal bands to please submit their CD, photos, bio, phone and e-mail to the following address: Magic Circle Music PO Box 7214 Auburn, NY 13021 USA For more information, visit Magic Circle Music's official web site at this location. ...

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