STATIC-X To Appear At NAMM Convention

STATIC-X will be appearing at this year's NAMM show at Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California. The details are as follows: Saturday, Jan. 18: 11:00 a.m.: Tripp at the BC Rich Guitars booth 1:00 p.m.: Wayne & Tripp at the Marshall Amps booth 2:00 p.m.: Ken at the Pearl Drums booth 2:30 p.m.: Tony & ...

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IRON MAIDEN: The SHIRLEY Daily Recording Update

IRON MAIDEN producer Kevin Shirley, who is currently working with the band at a London studio on their as-yet-untitled follow-up to 2000's "Brave New World", has posted the following recording update via his official web site: "Thur 16th – Engineer's Log! Slow start today - big meeting with Sanctuary bods. As far as the Brew ...

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'KELLY OSBOURNE Is Obsessed With Me': CHRISTINA AGUILERA

Backstage at the American Music Awards on Jan. 13, Access Hollywood got to the bottom of the Christina Aguilera and Kelly Osbourne feud. "Personally I think she has a crush on me, because she seems so obsessed with talking about me," Christina told Access. It all started when Kelly made fun of Christina's Christmas CD ...

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MEMENTO Set Release Date For 'Beginnings'

Australia's MEMENTO have set a Feb. 25 release date through Columbia Records for their debut album, "Beginnings". "Beginnings" was produced by Toby Wright (ALICE IN CHAINS, SOULFLY, TAPROOT) and mixed by Brendan O'Brien (STONE TEMPLE PILOTS, KORN, PAPA ROACH). ...

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KARI RUESLÅTTEN Adds Norwegian Dates

Former THE 3RD AND THE MORTAL "goddess of beauty" Kari Rueslåtten, presently known simply as Kari, has added more dates to her upcoming itinerary. Kari's current schedule is shaping up as follows: Jan. 24 - Bergen, NOR @ Kvarteret Feb. 28 – Halden, NOR @ Studenthuset Mar. 01 – Horten, NOR @ Jazzklubb Apr. 06 ...

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HALFORD Announce New York Date

HALFORD will perform a one-off concert at L'Amour in Brooklyn, New York on Friday, Feb. 28. Also appearing on the bill will be SYMPHONY X. HALFORD are tentatively scheduled to embark on a full-length North American tour in late March. Upcoming HALFORD tour dates: Feb. 01 - Las Vegas, NV @ House Of Blues Feb. ...

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DIABOLIC: The Truth And Nothing But The Truth

From the desk of Olympic Records: Recently, conflicting press releases were issued regarding Tampa, Florida's DIABOLIC. Aside from the news posted at the official DIABOLIC web site (http://www.diabolicblastmasters.com) no press releases or news updates were seen or approved of by DIABOLIC'S record label or distributor. Unfortunately, due to the unofficial nature of the press releases, ...

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GRAVE DIGGER Name New CD

German power metallers GRAVE DIGGER have set "Rheingold" as the title for their upcoming CD, due on May 26 through Nuclear Blast Records. According to an official press release from the band, "The concept is following the Saga of the Nibelungs. We worked out 'The Ring Of The Nibelungs' from Germany's famous composer Richard Wagner. ...

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SOULFLY Announce U.K. Dates

SOULFLY have lined up a batch of U.K. shows in support of their current album, "3". Confirmed dates are as follows: Mar. 19 - London, UK @ Astoria Mar. 20 - Wolverhampton, UK @ Wulfrun Mar. 22 - Glasgow, UK @ Garage Mar. 23 - Manchester, UK @ Academy 2 ...

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