MATT SORUM: Solo Debut To Arrive On Halloween

Former GUNS N' ROSES/THE CULT drummer Matt Sorum will release his debut solo album, "Hollywood Zen", on October 31 via his web site, www.mattsorum.com. Co-produced with Lanny Cordola, and engineered and mixed by Kevin Smith, "Hollywood Zen" has Sorum singing, playing guitar and drums, and features special guest appearances by some of Sorum's ...

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SLIPKNOT's COREY TAYLOR: Our New Album Will Surprise People

SLIPKNOT frontman Corey Taylor recently spoke to Rolling Stone magazine about the group's as-yet-untitled new album, tentatively due in early 2004. The Des Moines, Iowa, metal outfit are currently working on the set in Los Angeles with producer Rick Rubin (AUDIOSLAVE, SYSTEM OF A DOWN, RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS, SLAYER). "This album is either going ...

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SUICIDAL TENDENCIES Singer's Home Gets A Makeover

When you're the lead singer of SUICIDAL TENDENCIES, you tend to travel around the world with some frequency. And you collect a lot of unique items — particularly those with Asian/African/aboriginal influences — along your way. But it doesn't mean you won't eventually get bored with your own decorating style. So after 10 years of ...

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TED NUGENT: 'The Urge To Hunt Is As Powerful As Life Itself'

Ted Nugent, a rock 'n' roll legend with a penchant for outrageous acts, is a tireless defender of hunting who also blames government bureaucracy for declining interest. "There are several states where hunters are not allowed to hunt on Sundays," Nugent, author of the cookbook "Kill It and Grill It", told The Salt Lake Tribune ...

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SCARVE Set Release Date For New Album

France's SCARVE have set a January 26, 2004 release date through Listenable Records for their third album, "Irradiant". As previously reported, the CD will be issued in a special, limited-edition digipak version, featuring loads of bonus stuff, including the video for "Emulate The Soul". The follow-up to 2002's "Luminiferous" was recorded at Dug-Out Studio in ...

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SHADOWCAST Line Up Live Dates

Austria's SHADOWCAST, the project featuring AMORTIS keyboardist Clemens Mayr and DARKWELL/former ABIGOR drummer Moritz Neuner, have lined up the following dates in November: Oct. 24 – Tulln, AUT @ CultureXClub (w/ TAISH, ANTARES) Oct. 25 - Martin, SK @ Rock Pub (w/ ANTARES) Oct. 30 – Innsbruck, AUT @ Hafen (w/ GREEN CARNATION, MÖRK GRYNING, ...

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Promoter: METALLICA Concert Cancellation Final

Chilean concert promoter CIE Chile S.A. announced Wednesday (October 22) that they will begin offering refunds on Friday for the cancelled METALLICA concert that was scheduled to take place on October 28 at Santiago's Pista Atletica, according to El Mercurio Online. CIE Chile confirmed that "despite [their] substantial efforts to establish a new ...

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