DEFTONES To Play Headlining Dates In Australia

DEFTONES will perform a couple of solo headlining concerts in Australia in January in conjunction with their appearance there as part of the Big Day Out Festival. Confirmed dates so far are as follows: Jan. 23 - Uni of NSW Roundhouse, AUS Jan. 30 - The Palace Complex, VIC, AUS In other news, the band ...

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KREATOR Prepare To Mix Live Album

KREATOR's upcoming live CD, "Live Kreation (Revisioned Glory)" , is scheduled to be mixed by producer Andy Sneap during December for an early 2003 release through SPV Records. According to the group's official web site, the accompanying booklet will contain 36 pages with photos from the last tour and a "quite brutal" painting by Andreas ...

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GLASSJAW: No Heckling, Please

GLASSJAW have posted the following very important message via their official web site: "Attention all GLASSJAW show attendees: we at GLASSJAW would like to take a moment to address an issue regarding shows that has slowly come to light that is both disheartening and embarrassing. It is the issue of kids at shows (specifically our ...

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IRON MAIDEN Announce European Dates

IRON MAIDEN have announced additional European shows as part of their 2003 world tour, which is set to kick off next summer. Confirmed dates so far are as follows: Jun. 25 – Paris, FRA @ Omnisport De Bercy Jun. 27 – Roskilde, DEN @ Roskilde Festival Jun. 28 – Stockholm, SWE @ Stockholm Stadium Jun. ...

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SYSTEM OF A DOWN: No New Music Until 2004!

SYSTEM OF A DOWN will not release the follow-up to 2001's "Toxicity" until 2004 at the earliest, according to frontman Serj Tankian. "Daron's [Malakian, guitarist] been writing new music," he said. "We all work on stuff. But we've all been too busy with Ozzfest, 'Toxicity' and putting this record ['Steal This Album!'] out to really ...

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AUDIOSLAVE, MUDVAYNE Debut In BILLBOARD's Top 20

AUDIOSLAVE's self-titled debut, featuring ex-SOUNDGARDEN singer Chris Cornell and former RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE members, has entered The Billboard 200 Pop Album chart at position No. 7 after selling 162,000 copies in its first week. SOUNDGARDEN's final studio release for A&M, 1996's "Down on the Upside", opened at No. 2 on sales of 176,000 units, ...

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