GLENN HUGHES: U.K. Tour Cancelled

The previously announced GLENN HUGHES/CHAD SMITH U.K. tour in December has been cancelled, according to a posting at GHPG.net. "We will be rescheduling the dates for February 2005 — as Glenn Hughes solo shows, before we undertake a long Glenn Hughes European tour which will run until early April 2005," the posting continues. "Unfortunately, Chad ...

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VEHEMENCE Forced To Skip Toronto Show

Due to circumstances beyond their control, Arizona-based melodic death metallers VEHEMENCE were unable to play their previously announced Toronto show at Club Rockit on Wednesday, October 27. "Big disappointment for us, as this is our second Toronto show we were unable to play," the band said in a statement. "Last time our vocalist Nathan got ...

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INTERNAL BLEEDING: Guitarist CHRIS PERVELIS Rejoins The Fold

Long Island, NY-based death metallers INTERNAL BLEEDING have been rejoined by founding guitarist Chris Pervelis following the exit of Frank Buffalino. Commented lead singer Jerry Lowe: "As most people know Chris left the band physically last may. On every other level Chris has been there for us, so it seems only right that he rejoins ...

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STEVEN TYLER, STEVE VAI-Backed Scholarship Winners Announced

Berkleemusic.com, the online extension school of Berklee College of Music, announced the recipients of the world's first-ever online music scholarship program. After reviewing applications and demos from talented musicians worldwide, five gifted musicians and future music industry leaders were selected that exhibited significant promise, achievement, and inspired life stories. Each recipient will receive a scholarship ...

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TOMMY LEE Talks About Autobiography, Playing Drums Upside-Down

In an interview with CNN's Larry King which aired live Tuesday night (Oct. 26), former MÖTLEY CRÜE drummer Tommy Lee explained his reasons for writing a tell-all autobiography, "Tommyland". "You know why I wrote the book," Lee began. "There's a few different reasons. One, I just turned 42-years-old. I figured this is somewhere around the ...

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GRIFFIN To Support W.A.S.P. In Norway

Norwegian metallers GRIFFIN will be supporting W.A.S.P. at Rockefeller in Oslo on November 10. The band, who were recently rejoined by vocalist Pete Beck, recorded their latest full-length album, "No Holds Barred", at Skansen Lydstudio in Trondheim, Norway under the co-production guidance of CHILDREN OF BODOM frontman Alexi Laiho. In addition to co-producing the effort, ...

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