WATCHTOWER Singer: It Might Take Years To Complete New Album

WATCHTOWER frontman Jason McMaster has posted the following update on the status of the band's long-awaited new CD, "Mathematics". "Attention... Since we have released the information about WATCHTOWER releasing an ALL NEW CD... 'Mathematics' .. people will not leave it alone. They won't let WATCHTOWER sleep... I receive emails everyday from hardcore WATCHTOWER fans, living ...

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HANOI ROCKS Set Release Date For 'Twelve Shots On The Rocks'

Reunited Finnish rockers HANOI ROCKS will release their comeback album, "Twelve Shots On The Rocks", on Nov. 28 in Finland and on Dec. 2 in the rest of the Scandinavia. The Japanese version, titled "Thirteen Shots On The Rocks", will include one bonus track and will surface on Dec. 4 via Victor Entertainment. ...

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Former MEGADETH Guitarist To Release Jazz Rock Album

Former MEGADETH guitarist Chris Poland's new project OHM, a Los Angeles-based jazz rock trio consisting of major label and studio musicians, have finalized the track listing for their self-titled debut CD, due in early 2003 via Lion Music. It is as follows: 01. Peanut Buddha 02. Lovesong 03. Came To Believe 04. ID 05. Between ...

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NIRVANA Debut At #3 On BILLBOARD's Top 200

NIRVANA's self-titled greatest-hits disc sold 234,331 copies in its first week of release to debut at No. 3 on the Billboard 200 chart. Meanwhile, FOO FIGHTERS' "One by One" tumbled from No. 3 to No. 19 in its second week. Topping the chart was the soundtrack to the EMINEM film "8 Mile", with sales of ...

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SEPULTURA: 10 New Songs Ready To Go

SEPULTURA have completed rough versions of 10 new songs in instrumental form for their upcoming studio album, due in early 2003. According to the group's official web site, "last week they recorded a CD with 8 of [the songs] and they are using it to work on the lyrics... [Frontman] Derrick [Green] plays guitar in ...

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Former LIFE OF AGONY Frontman Announces Solo Gigs

Former LIFE OF AGONY frontman Keith Caputo will be performing a solo date at CBGB's Gallery in New York City on Wednesday, Dec. 4. He is also scheduled to appear at a WSOU-sponsored show on Saturday, Dec. 14. More details will be announced soon. As previously reported, LIFE OF AGONY will be playing two reunion ...

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MUDVAYNE Video Posted Online

MUDVAYNE's video for their current single, "Not Falling", has been posted online at this location. The clip will be premiered tonight (Nov. 7) at midnight (EST) on MTV's "All Things Rock", which will also reportedly include a personal appearance from the band. The director of the music video was Joel Peissig, who ...

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DEF LEPPARD: UK Tour Unveiled

DEF LEPPARD have announced the following UK dates during February 2003: Feb. 15 - Newport, UK @ Newport Centre Feb. 17 – Portsmouth, UK @ Guildhall Feb. 19 – Wolverhampton, UK @ Civic Hall Feb. 20 – Sheffield, UK @ HallamFM Arena Feb. 22 – Newcastle, UK @ Newcastle City Hall Feb. 23 – Manchester, ...

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GRAVE Set North American Release Date For Comeback CD

Legendary Swedish death metallers GRAVE will issue their long-awaited comeback CD, "Back From The Grave", in North America on Jan. 28, 2003 through Century Media Records. Meanwhile, the band have posted the following update via their official web site: "The [European CD] release party [at The Shrine club in Stockholm on Friday, Oct. 11] went ...

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