JERRY CANTRELL, CHAD SMITH, GLENN HUGHES To Play Orlando

Former ALICE IN CHAINS guitarist Jerry Cantrell will perform live with drummer Chad Smith (RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS) and ex-DEEP PURPLE/BLACK SABBATH singer Glenn Hughes on Thursday, April 29 at the Hard Rock Hotel in Orlando, Florida. This very special trio will be headlining the hotel's monthly Velvet Sessions event. No further information is available ...

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Atlanta Radio Station Drops Hint About VAN HALEN Reunion

LiveDaily.com reports: "One of the worst-kept secrets in rock may soon be publicly revealed Atlanta radio station 96 Rock's website features an item under the heading 'The Reunion They Said Wouldn't Happen,' next to which is a blurred, 1995 photograph of guitarist Eddie Van Halen. " 'Keep listening for a major concert announcement ...

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H.I.M.: 'Solitary Man' Video Posted Online

H.I.M.'s video for their brand-new single, "Solitary Man", can be viewed online at this location. "Solitary Man" comes off the Finnish goth-metallers' upcoming "best of" collection, "And Love Said No - The Greatest Hits 1997-2004", due next month. Along with "Solitary Man", the set includes the new track "And Love Said No", which ...

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DARK MOOR Part Ways With Guitarist

Madrid, Spain-based power metallers DARK MOOR have parted ways with guitarist Jose Garrido "because of professional reasons," according to a posting on the band's web site. "His work in the Spanish band ARWEN and in his new record studio make him impossible to face the long tour that [comes along with being in a band ...

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THE GATHERING Singer: Toronto Venue Owner Lied To Us

THE GATHERING singer Anneke van Giersbergen has issued a statement accusing the owners of a Toronto venue and associated concert promoters of leaving them "without any kind of equipment to play" during their recent appearance in the city and "lying about everything" with regards to what transpired on the night in question. As previously

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GEORGE LYNCH Finalizes Band Lineup For MALMSTEEN Tour

Former DOKKEN guitarist George Lynch has finalized his backing band for his upcoming tour with YNGWIE MALMSTEEN. Joining Lynch will be bassist Marten Andersson (LIZZY BORDEN), vocalist Kelly Keeling (BATON ROUGE, BLUE MURDER, MSG, JOHN NORUM) and drummer Jeff Martin (RACER X, BADLANDS, UFO). The tour will kick off on March 5 in Houston, Texas ...

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