BLACKMORE'S NIGHT To Release Live CD In November

BLACKMORE'S NIGHT, featuring legendary guitarist Ritchie Blackmore (DEEP PURPLE, RAINBOW), will be issuing a double live CD, titled Past Times With Good Company, on November 20th in Japan. The full track listing for the effort is as follows: Disc 1: 01. Shadow Of The Moon 02. Play Minstrel Play 03. Minstrel Hall 04. Past ...

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HOOBASTANK Debut Certified Platinum

HOOBASTANK's self-titled debut album has shipped more than one million units in the United States, garnering the disc platinum certification. The album's current single, "Running Away", will join cuts from CREED, OUR LADY PEACE, NICKELBACK frontman Chad Kroeger (with SALIVA's Josey Scott) and others on the hits compilation Now That's What I Call Music! 11, ...

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LACUNA COIL's London Gig Gets Upgraded

Due to exceptional ticket demand, Italy's LACUNA COIL have had their forthcoming UK show moved from the Mean Fiddler to the London Astoria. The band are currently enjoying rave reviews for their new album Comalies and are looking forward to returning to the UK for a one-off show at the London Astoria on October 31st, ...

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Former YNGWIE MALMSTEEN Singer Parts With Solo Band

Former YNGWIE MALMSTEEN and current MASTERPLAN frontman Jorn Lande has parted ways with his solo backing band, which included current MAYHEM/KOVENANT drummer Hellhammer. Personal differences are being blamed for the split, which coincides with Lande's announced departure from WILD WILLY'S GANG, the "just-for-fun" project of ex-ROAD drummer Willy Bendiksen and his friends. ...

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DEE SNIDER: More Solo Gigs Announced

Former TWISTED SISTER frontman Dee Snider has announced the following solo gigs: Oct. 31 – Orlando, FL @ Hard Rock Hotel (private show) Nov. 08 – Brooklyn, NY @ L'Amour Nov. 23 - Farmingdale, NY @ The Downtown Dec. 06 - Poughkeepsie, NY @ The Chance Dec. 13 – New York, NY @ Don Hills ...

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Former ELECTRIC BOYS Singer To Appear On ROLLING STONES Tribute

Former ELECTRIC BOYS and current SILVERGINGER 5 guitarist/vocalist Conny Bloom has recorded two songs for an upcoming ROLLING STONES tribute CD, to be released through Deaf & Dumb Records. Conny plays the guitars on the psychedelic opening track, Pelle Almgren's version of "We Love You" (also featuring ex-SPARKS bassist Martin Gordon). Bloom is also part ...

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A New QUEEN On Hollywood Boulevard

Legendary rock group QUEENJohn Deacon, Brian May, Roger Taylor and the late Freddie Mercury — will be honored with their own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Friday, October 18th. The star will recognize the unparalleled achievements of the band which dominated three generations of music history and follows an active ...

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ENDO: Dates With (HED)PE Announced

Miami, Florida's ENDO have announced the dates for their forthcoming mini-tour with (HED)PE and NONPOINT. They are as follows: Nov. 04 - Ft. Myers, FL @ Neptunes Nov. 05 - Ft. Lauderdale, FL @ Culture Room Nov. 07 - Lake Buena Vista, FL @ House of Blues (Orlando) Nov. 08 - Tampa, FL @ The ...

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THE WILDHEARTS Line Up Japanese Tour

THE WILDHEARTS have lined up the following Japanese dates during December: Dec. 07 - Akasaka Blitz – Tokyo, JAP Dec. 08 - Club Quatro - Osaka, JAP Dec. 09 - Club Quatro - Nagoya, JAP Dec. 10 - Club Citta - Kawasaki, JAP ...

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