AREA 54 Commence Recording Sessions For Second CD

Britain's AREA 54 have entered the studio with producer Dave Chang to begin recording their as-yet-untitled second album, due later in the year. As previously reported, AREA 54 parted ways with Dreamcatcher Records last year following the disappointing sales performance of the band's debut album. ...

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LIMP BIZKIT Select Producer For Forthcoming CD

LIMP BIZKIT have selected a producer to man the knobs during the recording sessions for their forthcoming studio album but are not yet allowed to reveal his identity, according to frontman Fred Durst's latest posting on the group's official web site. "I just came home from band practice and it was a good one," Durst ...

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KISS' ACE FREHLEY To Make Rare Club Appearance

KISS guitarist Ace Frehley will perform live at Don Hills nightclub in New York City on Friday, August 9th as part of WNEW radio personality Eddie Trunk's Birthday Blowout. Doors open at 9:00 PM, and Trunk will broadcast his regular Friday Night Rocks show live from the club from 11:00 PM until 2:00 AM. Due ...

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TANK Set Release Date For "Still At War"

Long-running UK rock legends TANK are set to release their long-awaited new album, entitled Still At War, in Japan on August 7th through Spiritual Beast Records. The Japanese version of the album will reportedly include two bonus songs—an as-yet-undisclosed exclusive cut and an edited version of the title track. ...

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STAR ONE To Embark On European Tour

STAR ONE, the project led by AYREON mastermind Arjen Lucassen (ex-BODINE, VENGEANCE), will embark on a short European tour in late September/early October. Dubbed Intergalactic Space Crusaders, the tour will cover Holland, Germany, France and Belgium will feature renditions of STAR ONE and AYREON material. The nine musicians that will reportedly partake in the festivities ...

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