PARADISE LOST Cancel Romanian Gig

Britain's PARADISE LOST have been forced to cancel their previously announced Aug. 25 gig in Arad, Romania. "This is due to the fact that the promoter has gone AWOL, and we therefore have to assume after a week of trying to contact him that this is now cancelled," the band write on their web site. ...

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KONKHRA Announce First-Ever Gig In Israel

Danish extreme metallers KONKHRA will play their first-ever gig in Israel on October 16 as part of the Metalist Festival. "This is the first show on our Reality Tour 2003 and very appropriate place to kick it off," the band said in a statement. As previously reported, KONKHRA will be teaming up with ILLNATH and ...

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VELVET REVOLVER To Sign With RCA?

VELVET REVOLVER, the new band featuring GUNS N' ROSES alumni Slash, Duff McKagan and Matt Sorum, David Kushner of SUICIDAL TENDENCIES and former STONE TEMPLE PILOTS frontman Scott Weiland, are expected to ink a long-term deal with RCA Records, according to Slash's official fan site (www.snakepit.org). "As far as we know, no contract has yet ...

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DAVID COVERDALE: 'The WHITESNAKE Choir Is Alive And Well'

WHITESNAKE leader David Coverdale recently spoke to the Mansfield News Journal about his decision to unpack his band out of the attic of "Headbanger's Ball" obscurity for a tour, with hopes of not only reconnecting with old fans, but eventually, returning to the new record bin with a vengeance. "Too many things happened last year ...

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TIWANAKU: Demo Cuts To Air On 'Fight For Rock'

TIWANAKU, the new band featuring former CRIMSON GLORY/SEVEN WITCHES vocalist Wade Black, ex-NOCTURNUS bassist Emo Mowery and ICED EARTH/ex-DEATH drummer Richard Christy, will have two of their recently completed demo tracks played at 2:00 p.m. EST during the Metal-Rules metal hour on Fight For Rock at this location. TIWANAKU, who are currently unsigned, ...

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