KING'S X To Issue New CD, Support THIN LIZZY

KING'S X have set a tentative April/May 2003 release date through Metal Blade Records for their upcoming, as-yet-untitled new CD. In addition, the band are set to embark on a U.S. tour with THIN LIZZY in February. Exact dates and venues will be announced soon. ...

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TOMAHAWK Complete Work On New CD

TOMAHAWK, the "all star" band featuring former FAITH NO MORE vocalist Mike Patton, ex-HELMET drummer Jon Stainer, former JESUS LIZARD guitarist Duane Denison, and ex-THE COWS/current MELVINS bassist Kevin Rutmanis, are putting the finishing touches to their sophomore effort for a tentative April 2003 release. In related news, Patton's FANTÔMAS project with SLAYER drummer Dave ...

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DROWNING POOL: DAVE Was No Smack Addict

DROWNING POOL have publicly hit out at all the rumor-mongers who insisted that the death of their vocalist Dave Williams this summer was drug-related. The 30-year-old Williams was found dead on the DROWNING POOL tour bus on August 14, while the band were touring as part of the US Ozzfest. An inquest into the singer's ...

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Former AMEN Guitarist Launches FIVE-O-CLOCK

Former AMEN guitarist Sonny Mayo has teamed up with former WHITE ZOMBIE drummer Ivan Dr Prume, vocalist Jason "Gong" Jones (ex-BUILT XL, last seen jamming with ex-FEAR FACTORY axeman Dino Cazares in his new project) and bassist Stevo Bruno in a new band called FIVE-O-CLOCK. The band, who are currently seeking a record deal, have ...

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EAT THE DAY: No Press Leaks Until Album Release Time

EAT THE DAY, the new group led by former LIMP BIZKIT guitarist Wes Borland, are refusing to name their recently-recruited frontman as they continue work on their debut album, due for release through Interscope in summer 2003. The following is the group's latest posting on their official website at www.eattheday.com: "We're rehearsing and spending lots ...

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AUDIOSLAVE Make Live Debut In New York City

AUDIOSLAVE made their first live appearance in New York City on Monday evening (Nov. 25) just outside of the Ed Sullivan Theater, according to Launch. The band played a brief concert that was taped for the "Late Show With David Letterman". The band kicked the show off with their first single "Cochise". Other songs that ...

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ILL NINO Cancel U.S. Tour

ILL NINO have cancelled the bulk of their previously-announced U.S. headlining dates in order to focus on the songwriting process for the band's sophomore CD, due sometime in late 2003. However, the group will still play the following gigs in December: Dec. 19 - NORVA - Norfolk, VA Dec. 20 - Tek World - Louisville, ...

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LAMB OF GOD Complete Drums For Upcoming CD

LAMB OF GOD have completed the drum tracks for their upcoming album at Richmond, Virginia's Montana studios with producer Devin Townsend (STRAPPING YOUNG LAD). Ten tracks are slated for inclusion on the as-yet-untitled CD, tentatively due in April 2003 through Prosthetic Records. ...

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GODGORY To Contribute To THIN LIZZY Tribute

Sweden's GODGORY will contribute a version of "This Is The One" to the upcoming THIN LIZZY tribute CD, due sometime next year through Nuclear Blast Records. In the meantime, the band have commenced the songwriting process for their fifth studio album, tentatively scheduled for release in late 2003. ...

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