GIRLSCHOOL To Film First-Ever Live DVD

According to TotalRock.com, GIRLSCHOOL will be filming their show at The Garage in London on December 8 for their first-ever live DVD. As previously reported, GIRLSCHOOL's video for the track "Come On Up" has been posted online at the group's official web site. Check it out in Windows Media format at this location. ...

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Book Of DEEP PURPLE-Inspired Paintings Now Available

Russian-born artist Olga Stozhar has created a number of paintings based on and inspired by DEEP PURPLE images. From band members to song titles, Olga Stozhar's paintings offer a different slant on DEEP PURPLE. Coming right after her exhibition in Berlin, a book has been put together showing her work. View more of ...

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OZZFEST 2004: West Palm Beach Show Cancelled

According to local media reports and Ticketmaster.com, the September 4 Ozzfest show has been officially cancelled. The concert, which was scheduled to be held Saturday in West Palm Beach, FL, was called off because Hurricane Frances is expected to hit the area around the weekend. Frances' center Wednesday night was about 585 miles east-southeast of ...

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ICED EARTH Guitarist Launches Motorcycle Auction

ICED EARTH mainman Jon Schaffer is auctioning off his Harley-Davidson Night Train motorcycle via eBay. The auction, which has a starting bid of $20,000, ends September 11. Says Schaffer: "The bike is sitting in their showroom right now. This is a bike that I customized myself and due to my back problems it's been sitting ...

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EXODUS: Brand-New Audio Interview Posted Online

Veteran San Francisco Bay Area thrashers EXODUS are hoping to enter the studio before the end of the year to begin work on the follow-up to "Tempo of the Damned", tentatively due in 2005 through Nuclear Blast Records. A brand-new 20-minute audio interview with EXODUS frontman Steve "Zetro" Souza, conducted on Aug. 26 by Thrashin' ...

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India's PIN DROP VIOLENCE Release Debut Album

India's leading metal act PIN DROP VIOLENCE have released their debut album, "Compose...Oppose...Dispose", through OML Records (distributed by Sony Music India throughout India). Formed in 2000, PIN DROP VIOLENCE's current lineup consists of Pradeep Miranda (vocals), Vispy Homavazir V.A.S.P (guitars), Mithun Poojari "Pervert" (guitars), Rohit "P-Man" Pereira (bass) and Jai Rowkavi (drums). The complete track ...

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SHADOWS FALL, DAMAGEPLAN Comment On Upcoming Tour

SHADOWS FALL are set to embark on a massive co-headlining U.S. tour with DAMAGEPLAN this fall. The trek, scheduled to begin on October 27 and run through December 9, covers major markets and will see both SHADOWS FALL and DAMAGEPLAN swapping the closing spot each night, which will also feature THE HAUNTED in the support ...

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SIX FEET UNDER Cover AC/DC's 'Back In Black' In Its Entirety

Florida-based death metallers SIX FEET UNDER have covered AC/DC's entire "Back In Black" album for their forthcoming release, "Graveyard Classics II". "Graveyard Classics II", due on October 19 through Metal Blade Records (one day earlier internationally), was recorded at Morrisound Recording in Tampa, Florida with Chris Carroll mixing and Chris Barnes producing. The complete track ...

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