Veteran Rock Drummer CARL PALMER Jams With MOTÖRHEAD Offspring

Tryst Williams of The Western Mail is reporting that veteran rock drummer Carl Palmer (ELP) treated students at a school in South Wales to a percussion lecture and workshop during a recent visit. Teacher Richard Thomas, who helped arrange the visit to Bryn Celynnog Comprehensive School, Beddau, near Pontypridd, said, "The day was superb, Carl ...

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NIGHTMARE Cancel 'Headbangers Open Air' Appearance

French power metallers NIGHTMARE have been forced to cancel their appearance at Germany's Headbangers Open Air festival (July 9-10 in Brande-Hörnerkirchen) "for financial reasons," according to a posting on the band's official web site. "All our apologies go to our German fans... but we promise, we'll do our best to come back [to] Germany as ...

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GLUECIFER To Release New Single In July

Norwegian rock 'n' rollers GLUECIFER will release a new single, "Here Come The Pigs", from their current album, "Automatic Thrill", on July 5 through Epic/Sony in Norway. SPV Records, the group's record label in continental Europe, will mainly use it for radio and TV, but distributors all over Europe will be given exclusive rights to ...

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DAMAGEPLAN: Canadian Headlining Dates Announced

DAMAGEPLAN have announced two headlining dates in Ontario immediately following their short Canadian tour as the support act for SLAYER. The group's Canadian itinerary is shaping up as follows: Jun. 10 – Halifax, NS - Metro Centre (w/ SLAYER) Jun. 11 – Moncton, NB - Coliseum Moncton (w/ SLAYER) Jun. 12 - Saint John, NB ...

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GODSMACK Attend INDY 500 Celebrity Parade

GODSMACK were among the stars on hand for the Indianapolis 500 Celebrity Parade on Sunday (May 30) at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Indiana. Check out pictures from Wire Image. GODSMACK are currently taking a break from live performances before resuming their tour with METALLICA on August 16 in St. Paul/Minneapolis. As for ...

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DANZIG Announce Arizona Dates

DANZIG have announced two dates in Arizona in early July. They are as follows: Jul. 02 - Phoenix, AZ @ The Marquee Theater Jul. 03 - Tuba City, AZ @ Tuba City Comm Center As previously reported, the release date of DANZIG's eighth studio album, "Circle of Snakes", has been pushed back to the last ...

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