BLAZE: Photo Of New Lineup Posted Online

A photo of the brand-new BLAZE touring lineup, taken at the band's Oct. 1 gig at Motion in Bergamo, Italy, has been posted online at this location. Joining mainman Blaze Bayley (ex-IRON MAIDEN, WOLFSBANE) in the lineup are bassist Nick Douglas (DORO), guitarists Oliver Palotai (ULI JON ROTH) and Luca Princiotta, and drummer ...

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OCEANS OF SADNESS Schedule CD-Release Party

Belgian melodic death metallers OCEANS OF SADNESS have scheduled a CD-release party for their third full-length album, "Send In the Clowns", on Saturday, October 27 at The Eendracht in Dessel, Belgium. "The band will play the entire new album for the first time, combined with songs from the previous albums," the group write on their ...

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SLAYER's KERRY KING To Offer Wristbands, Pieces Of Stage Pants

KFK Industries, the clothing company created and owned by Kerry King of SLAYER, is undergoing some redevelopment as things gear up for new products to make their debut online as well as a host of Kerry's Guitar Abuse dates which will be taking place during this fall's Jägermeister Music Tour. A new Mailing List feature ...

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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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