MICHAEL SCHENKER GROUP: Korean Dates Cancelled

MICHAEL SCHENKER GROUP's previously announced dates in Korea at the Independence Rock Festival (July 16-17) have been cancelled, according to a posting on singer Chris Logan's web site. An official statement on the cancellation, which is being blamed on "a problem with the promoter," will be posted in the next 24 hours. As previously reported, ...

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KING'S X Music Featured In Upcoming Movie

The KING'S X track "Static", off their "Manic Moonlight" release (2001), appears on the trailer (and in the flick) for the movie "GhostWatcher" (web site). The movie is slated to be released by Artisan/Lion's Gate in October. The trailer should hit world theaters in August. In other news, KING'S X are planning on ...

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FEAR FACTORY: Tonight's London Show Cancelled

Only a few days after announcing an extra headlining show in London at Islington's Carling Academy on June 24, FEAR FACTORY have posted a message on their web site stating that the gig has been cancelled. No reason was given for the cancellation. FEAR FACTORY are currently touring Europe in support of their latest album, ...

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DREAM THEATER/YES: More Tour Dates Announced

DREAM THEATER and YES will be teaming up for a North American summer tour throughout August and September 2004. Here are the tour dates that have been confirmed so far: Aug. 17 - Quebec City, QUE @ Agora Aug. 18 - Montreal, QUE @ Bell Centre Aug. 20 - Atlantic City, NJ @ Borgata Events ...

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EVERGREY Bassist Reforms EMBRACED, New CD On The Way

EVERGREY bassist Michael HÃ¥kansson has officially resurrected his previous band EMBRACED. "This is something that I have been wanting to do for a long time since we at the time of our releases didn't get the exposure we deserved," he said. "We were in many ways ground-braking in our genre but we were unfortunately held ...

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THE ACCIDENT EXPERIMENT Break The Law, Announce New Album

THE ACCIDENT EXPERIMENT, the California-based band featuring former P.O.D. guitarist Marcos Curiel, were recently greeted with a cease-and-desist letter from attorneys of the American Red Cross. According to the letter, THE ACCIDENT EXPERIMENT's logo was in direct conflict with the interests of the American Red Cross. Any party with a logo similar to ...

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UNHOLY GHOST Offer Reward For Stolen Guitar

A reward is currently being offered for information leading to the safe return of the black Jackson Warrior guitar (photo) stolen from UNHOLY GHOST guitarist Jerry Mortellaro earlier this week. This is the guitar that Jerry used to record the band's debut album, "Torrential Reign", as well as his main axe for live ...

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