BLACK SABBATH: OZZFEST 2001 Tour Rider Posted Online

The Smoking Gun, a web site that posts original documents on the Internet, has obtained BLACK SABBATH's backstage rider for the Ozzfest 2001 tour. The contract rider includes specifications on stage design, sound systems, lighting rigs, as well as an artist's wish list — from transportation and billing to dressing room accommodations and meals. "For ...

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TONY IOMMI And GLENN HUGHES: KERRANG Broadcast Audio Available

BLACK SABBATH guitarist Tony Iommi and ex-DEEP PURPLE/BLACK SABBATH singer Glenn Hughes hosted the "Legends" morning program on the U.K. radio station Kerrang! Radio on Friday (Oct. 8). They played some of their favourite classic rock songs, in addition to one from their freshly released collaborative effort, "The 1996 DEP Sessions", plus took some questions ...

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'Battle For Ozzfest' Rejects: Video Available

MTV.com has uploaded a 90-second video featuring some of the "Battle for Ozzfest" audition rejects. See the bands that didn't make the cut at this location. The brainchild of Emmy award-winning producer Sharon Osbourne, "Battle for Ozzfest" is a new, weekly, unscripted series, chronicling the intense nationwide search for eight hard rock bands ...

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TNT Singer To Begin Work On Solo Album

TNT singer Tony Harnell has posted the following message on his web site: "Hey everyone. Hope you had a great summer. It's been a crazy couple of years. I thought I would start off with a recap and bring you all up to date. "In 2002 I released what will likely be the last of ...

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MINISTRY Schedule Chicago In-Store

Industrial-metal pioneers MINISTRY will be taking part in an in-store meet-and-greet at Tower Records in Chicago on Sunday, October 10 between 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. Tower Records is located at 2301 N. Clark St. MINISTRY will then perform at the Vic Theatre, to be followed by MINISTRY frontman Al Jourgensen's Birthday Bash at Neo's ...

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Atlanta's HALLOWS EVE Announce Hometown Show

Reunited Atlanta-based thrashers HALLOWS EVE will be be playing a Halloween Bash on Saturday, October 30 at The International Artists Guild (I.A.G.), located at 845 Memorial Drive in Atlanta. HALLOWS EVE recently completed work on a new single, "Evil Offerings", at Van Gogh Studios in Atlanta with engineer Chris Gailfoil. The single, the group's first ...

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E-FORCE Announce French Gig

E-FORCE, the new band fronted by former VOIVOD bassist/vocalist Eric Forrest, will be performing in Bidache in the south of France on Friday, November 12. Also appearing on the bill will be AVULSED, KILLERS, PHENIX and PACEMAKER. More information is available at this location. E-FORCE's current lineup is rounded out by Dennis Rousell ...

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36 CRAZYFISTS: A Tale Of Misplaced Sewage

Pam Robinson, owner of several Houston-area clubs, recently spoke to HoustonPress.com about the time the singer from 36 CRAZYFISTS took a crap in one of their men's urinals. "My husband was going to kill him," she said. [Robinson's husband is about six-foot-four, 250 pounds, all muscle, and resembles one of the heavies in ...

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