DISILLUSION Set Release Date For Full-Length Debut

Leipzig, Germany-based metallers DISILLUSION have set a January 26 European release date through Metal Blade Records for their full-length debut, "Back To Times Of Splendor". The CD will be mixed in early November at Tam Recording Studios in Zwickau, Germany before being mastered at Mastersound Studios in Fellbach, Germany with ATROCITY mainman Alex Krull. Says ...

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H.I.M. To Tour U.K. In January

Finnish goth-metallers H.I.M. will embark on a headlining tour of the U.K. in January. Dates currently confirmed are as follows: Jan. 25 – Birmingham, UK @ Academy Jan. 26 - Glasgow, UK @ Barrowlands Jan. 28 - Bristol, UK @ Academy Jan. 29 - Portsmouth, UK @ Pyramid Centre Jan. 30 - Manchester, UK @ ...

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GODHEAD Apologize For European Tour Cancellation

GODHEAD have issued a statement explaining their decision to drop off the forthcoming PARADISE LOST European tour in order to allow their drummer Ken Jay (ex-STATIC-X) sufficient time to recover from an undisclosed illness. "It is with much regret that we have to make this announcement, but our European tour must be postponed," the band's ...

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AEROSMITH Diversify And Rock On

AEROSMITH guitarist Joe Perry recently spoke to the Salt Lake Tribune about the group's upcoming blues album, tentatively due early next year. "The record company has been on us to do this for about the past six years," Perry said. "Since we signed with Sony, the first record they wanted was a blues record. They ...

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Former CANDLEBOX Singer Sponsored By YOO-HOO Chocolate Drink

Jon Healey of the Los Angeles Times reports that former CANDLEBOX singer Kevin Martin is giving a whole new meaning to the notion of rock star beverage dependency. Martin has a different band these days and a new partner to support his musical ventures: Yoo-Hoo Chocolate Drink. Yoo-Hoo's maker, Cadbury Schweppes' Snapple Beverage Group, is ...

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DOHENY To Make Live Debut In Hollywood

DOHENY, the Los Angeles-based band formed by ex-THE CULT touring bassist Billy Morrison (on guitar) and PITCHSHIFTER frontman Jon "J.S." Clayden, will make their live debut on Tuesday, November 4 at the Viper Room in Hollywood, California. The group are scheduled to take the stage at 10:30 p.m. Says Billy: "It's time for DOHENY to ...

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TOTAL CHAOS Blame Immigration For Montreal Riot

Graeme Hamilton of National Post reports that the leader of a punk rock group whose fans rioted Tuesday night (October 14) after their concert was cancelled blamed Immigration Canada yesterday for the destruction, saying authorities had no business checking band members for criminal records. Hours before they were supposed to take the stage at a ...

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LIMP BIZKIT To Tour Japan In December

LIMP BIZKIT will be embarking on a four-concert tour of Japan in December. The dates are as follows: Dec. 13 - Super Arena - Saitama, JAP Dec. 14 - Super Arena - Saitama, JAP Dec. 16 - Zepp - Fukuoka, JAP Dec. 18 - Castle Hall - Osaka, JAP ...

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