SUICIDAL TENDENCIES' MIKE MUIR Turns CYCO

Words of, ahem, wisdom from SUICIDAL TENDENCIES frontman Mike Muir (courtesy of the group's official web site): FIRST TOUR RAMBLINGS BY MIKE MUIR — JULY 16, 2002 "Wuz up besides my eyes? Another sleepless night, but I'm sure I'll sleep all day. Jet lag like a mo fo, but I still feel good. ...

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NEUROTICA Get Bumped Up!

Due to an overwhelmingly positive response, NEUROTICA's appearance at this year's Ozzfest festival has been bumped up from the original slot of 9:30 AM (where they were rotating with FLAW, SOIL, 3RD STRIKE, PULSE ULTRA, OTEP, ANDREW WK, CHEVELLE, and APEX THEORY) to a slot that begins no earlier than 11:30 AM. As a result ...

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PARADISE LOST Hard At Work On Ninth Studio CD

PARADISE LOST are currently at Chapel Studios in Lincolnshire, with producer Rhys Fulber (i.e. FEAR FACTORY, FRONTLINE ASSEMBLY) recording their ninth studio album for a September release through G.U.N./ BMG Records. As previously reported, PARADISE LOST had demoed 16 tracks for the as-yet-untitled CD, including two covers—BRONSKI BEAT's "Small Town Boy" and DEAD CAN DANCE's ...

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POISON's BRET MICHAELS: C.C. DEVILLE Has "Slipped Up" On This Tour

Despite a much-publicized drinking problem which led to his departure from the group a few years back, POISON guitarist C.C. DeVille still likes to down a few from time to time. When asked by Electricbasement.com's Keith McDonald what would happen if DeVille went "off the wagon" again, POISON frontman Bret Michaels was candid. "I would ...

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CRYOGENIC Announce Last Australian Shows Of Summer

Australia's CRYOGENIC will be performing a last string of shows in their home country before they head off for a two-month tour of the US. Confirmed dates are as follows: Aug. 17 – Sydney, AUS @ Annandale Hotel Aug. 24 – Newcastle, AUS @ Cambridge Hotel Aug. 25 - Newcastle, AUS @ Cambridge Hotel In ...

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SLAYER Cause Mayhem At London In-Store Signing

SLAYER caused mayhem during their in-store signing session at HMV's Oxford Street store in London, England on Tuesday, July 16th, according to Kerrang!. A spokesperson for HMV's press department told the magazine, "It was total pandemonium, people arrived for SLAYER as soon as the doors opened at 9:30 AM, by lunch there was a queue ...

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Former YNGWIE MALMSTEEN Bassist To Guest On EDGE OF TIME CD

The forthcoming debut album from EDGE OF TIME, the new band formed by Italian frontman Chris Heaven and ex-YNGWIE MALMSTEEN drummer Michael Von Knorring, will feature a guest appearance by former YNGWIE MALMSTEEN bassist Svante Henryson. As previously reported, the album will also include a guest spot by MASTERPLAN/ex-HELLOWEEN guitarist Roland Grapow. ...

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