RETURN TO THE SABBAT To Play London In November

Following the outstanding success of their London show in March this year, RETURN TO THE SABBAT, the British band fronted by former SKYCLAD singer Martin Walkyier, have announced a second "assault" upon England's capital city on Saturday, November 15. This concert will take place at The Camden Underworld, 174 Camden High Street, London, NW1 0NE. ...

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7 HOURS LATER To Open For STRYPER On The West Coast

Cincinnati-based 7 HOURS LATER have been chosen as the opening act for the West Coast leg of the STRYPER 20th Anniversary Reunion Tour in support of their new CD, "7: The Best Of Stryper", on Hollywood Records. Longtime friend of 7 HOURS LATER guitarist Lynn Edward Glezen, STRYPER's own Robert Sweet lent his talent to ...

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TOMMY LEE Has 'Friendly' Drink With BLU CANTRELL

The New York Daily News is reporting that Tommy Lee, now split from Mayte Garcia (the ex-wife formerly known as Mrs. Prince), had a friendly drink with R&B singer Blu Cantrell the other night at the Four Seasons hotel here. "Blu's a huge heavy-metal fan," says a friend. "She loves MÖTLEY CRÜE." Like Tommy, she ...

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IRON MAIDEN Drummer Arrested After Hitting Man With Car

Jennifer Sinco Kelleher of Newsday is reporting that IRON MAIDEN drummer Nicko McBrain was arrested and charged with assault yesterday (July 26) after intentionally hitting a parking attendant with his car before a concert at the Tommy Hilfiger at Jones Beach Theater, state park police said. Michael "Nicko" McBrain, 51, of London, was trying to ...

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DOPE: Casting Call For Video Shoot

In preparation for the release of the new DOPE album, "Group Therapy", the band will be filming a video for the song "I Am". The shoot is planned for Saturday, August 2, and will take place ay Empire-Fulton Ferry State Park in New York City. The song is about being who you are and the ...

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MANMADEGOD Set Release Date For Full-Length Debut

San Francisco Bay Area's MANMADEGOD, featuring former FORBIDDEN guitarist Craig Locicero and drummer Steve Jacobs, have set an August 26 release date through Island/Def Jam Records for their self-titled debut album. In the meantime, the band's first single, "Safe Passage" has been posted online for listening at this location. "Manmadegod" was produced by ...

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ANGELINA JOLIE Says She Has No Thoughts On LIMP BIZKIT's DURST

LIMP BIZKIT frontman Fred Durst may have the hots for "Tomb Raider" actress Angelina Jolie, but the feeling is most definitely not mutual. Speaking to "Access Hollywood" last month, Durst said of Jolie, "I'm absolutely in awe of her. There's something about her that tells me, 'That girl's my vibe,' you know. It's just one ...

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IRON MAIDEN Singer: Be Cricket Or Be Dead

Guardian Unlimited (web site) is reporting that IRON MAIDEN frontman Bruce Dickinson, a qualified pilot with Iceland Express, "flew an English [cricket] team [last weekend] into the capital of cool, Reykjavik. And although cricket is not another of his great talents, he attracted a curious crowd to the team's three games. ...

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KELLY OSBOURNE To Open For OZZY In The U.K. Only

KELLY OSBOURNE appears to have changed her mind and will open for her father, OZZY OSBOURNE, only on the U.K. portion of his European tour, which is scheduled to kick off in early September. A Finnish promoter had announced several days ago that Kelly was the official replacement for GODSMACK at the OZZY gig at ...

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