THE DARKNESS Singer Receives Death Threats, Security Stepped Up

THE DARKNESS singer Justin Hawkins has had to call in police after receiving chilling death threats, according to the U.K.'s Sun. The singer said he got the first letter as the group celebrated winning three Brit Awards last week. Justin revealed: "It was a handwritten letter, it's very weird. It's quite flattering that somebody wants ...

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VENI DOMINE Guitarist Launches Special Web Site

VENI DOMINE guitarist Torbjörn Weinesjö has launched a new "lo-fi" web site for unreleased music, side-projects to VENI," and other downloadable audio files. Check it out here. As previously reported, VENI DOMINE have been confirmed for the Elements of Rock festival, which is scheduled to take place March 19-21 in Switzerland. Other bands ...

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TRENT REZNOR: 'I'm Re-Energized Right Now'

NINE INCH NAILS mastermind Trent Reznor has spoken to Rolling Stone magazine about the group's upcoming fourth album, "Bleed Through", which is currently being recorded in Los Angeles. "It's more song-oriented [than 1999's 'The Fragile']," Reznor said of the album which he hopes to complete by the summer for a late 2004 release. "It's much ...

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JOSH HOMME's DESERT SESSIONS To Make Live Debut

QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE mainman Josh Homme is making plans for the full-fledged live debut of his ongoing DESERT SESSIONS project, which has released eight volumes of music in recent years, according to Billboard.com. The group will play a full set May 1 at the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival in Homme's Indio, ...

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