PUDDLE OF MUDD: Early Recordings To See Light Of Day?

PUDDLE OF MUDD singer and guitarist Wes Scantlin has told Launch Radio Networks that he has nearly two albums' worth of material from the band's early days that he would like to release at some point. "I have twenty other songs right now, that were written about seven to eight years ago, that nobody even ...

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TERROR Sign With TRUSTKILL RECORDS

Los Angeles tough-core unit TERROR have inked a deal with Trustkill Records. The group's debut full-length CD, "One With The Underdogs", was produced by DEATH BY STEREO's Paul Miner (ATREYU, THRICE) and is scheduled for release in August. The follow-up to the group's nine song EP "Lowest Of The Low" (Bridge 9) features guest vocal ...

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BLACK SABBATH Guitarist Wonders About THE DARKNESS

BLACK SABBATH guitarist Tony Iommi has admitted to Launch Radio Networks that he doesn't quite know what to make of THE DARKNESS — whether they're a serious rock band, or just a big joke that's caught on in a way no one could have imagined. Iommi told Launch that he's astounded by the success of ...

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KISS: 'Love Gun' Figure Boxed Set Photos Posted Online

McFarlane Toys has announced plans to release a KISS "Love Gun" deluxe boxed set in August. "This boxed set features all four members of the band and a beautifully crafted stage base," reads a posting at KissOnline.com. "Together, the set virtually re-creates the classic 'Love Gun' album in three-dimensional detail. The band members' poses, their ...

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DESTRUCTION Complete NUCLEAR BLAST Contract, Explore Label Options

After a five-year tenure as a Nuclear Blast recording artist, German thrashers DESTRUCTION have fulfilled their contractual obligations to the label and are currently exploring their options before deciding their next move. According to a posting on the group's web site, the band are in talks with several record companies — including Nuclear Blast — ...

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CRYSTAL BALL Part Ways With Keyboardist, Seek Replacement

Due to problems with his health, longtime CRYSTAL BALL keyboardist/guitarist Tom Graber has been forced to leave the band. The remaining guys are urgently looking for a replacement. Interested musicians can contact the group at [email protected] or 0041 14 282 13 01 (answering machine). CRYSTAL BALL's fourth full-length album, "Hellvetia", was released in November through ...

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36 CRAZYFISTS Singer Taken Ill, Band Cancel Maryland Show

36 CRAZYFISTS were forced to cancel their appearance in Towson, MD Monday night (May 3) after singer Brock Lindow was taken ill. MACHINE HEAD and GOD FORBID — who are touring with 36 CRAZYFISTS as part of the "Weapons of Mass Destruction" U.S. tour — are expected to play extended sets in order to make ...

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