MAKE SOME NOISE: South Africa's First Metal Magazine To Debut In July

South African record label/distributor/promoter Witchdoctor Records (responsible for bringing SEPULTURA, SOULFLY, THE HAUNTED, ENTOMBED and KONKHRA to South Africa) is launching a new print magazine called Make Some Noise. Described as the first magazine to showcase local metal and alternative music, Make Some Noise is expected to debut in July 2004. Among the features/articles expected ...

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BALLISTIC: BANG YOUR HEAD Setlist Revealed

BALLISTIC mainman Tom Gattis (ex-DEUCE, TENSION, WARDOG) has posted the following message on the band's official web site: "Here’s the songs we'll be playing at the GRAVE DIGGER/[Bang Your Head] shows: 01. Collision Course 02. Gone Ballistic 03. Corpse Stacked High 04. Undefeated 05. Call Me Evil 06. Silent Killer 07. Wrecking Crew 08. Threshold ...

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SLASH Can't Compare VELVET REVOLVER With Anything

MuchMusic recently caught up with VELVET REVOLVER and asked the group, with their previous successful bands, how this project compares. Former GUNS N' ROSES guitarist Slash responded, "What we're doing right now, from the second that it started and now that we're finally touring and getting onstage, I can't compare it to anything. Even in ...

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THERAPY? To Begin Recording New Album

THERAPY? bassist Michael McKeegan has posted the following message on the group's official web site: "Folks, It might have looked like we've been quiet for a while but we have actually been busy, busy boys. The UK tour with THE WILDHEARTS was amazing, we had an awesome time and received much, much love from the ...

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PLANET X Announce New Bassist

Progressive instrumentalists PLANET X have announced the addition of bassist Rufus Philpot into the band. Rufus has played with many great musicians such as Al DiMeola, Gary Husband and Adam Nussbaum. More information is available at his web site, RufusBass.com. As previously reported, PLANET X recently parted ways with longtime guitarist Tony MacAlpine ...

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