MANMADEGOD Set Release Date For Full-Length Debut

San Francisco Bay Area's MANMADEGOD, featuring former FORBIDDEN guitarist Craig Locicero and drummer Steve Jacobs, have set an August 26 release date through Island/Def Jam Records for their self-titled debut album. In the meantime, the band's first single, "Safe Passage" has been posted online for listening at this location. "Manmadegod" was produced by ...

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ANGELINA JOLIE Says She Has No Thoughts On LIMP BIZKIT's DURST

LIMP BIZKIT frontman Fred Durst may have the hots for "Tomb Raider" actress Angelina Jolie, but the feeling is most definitely not mutual. Speaking to "Access Hollywood" last month, Durst said of Jolie, "I'm absolutely in awe of her. There's something about her that tells me, 'That girl's my vibe,' you know. It's just one ...

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IRON MAIDEN Singer: Be Cricket Or Be Dead

Guardian Unlimited (web site) is reporting that IRON MAIDEN frontman Bruce Dickinson, a qualified pilot with Iceland Express, "flew an English [cricket] team [last weekend] into the capital of cool, Reykjavik. And although cricket is not another of his great talents, he attracted a curious crowd to the team's three games. ...

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KELLY OSBOURNE To Open For OZZY In The U.K. Only

KELLY OSBOURNE appears to have changed her mind and will open for her father, OZZY OSBOURNE, only on the U.K. portion of his European tour, which is scheduled to kick off in early September. A Finnish promoter had announced several days ago that Kelly was the official replacement for GODSMACK at the OZZY gig at ...

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ROBERT TRUJILLO: I'm Still A METALLICA Fan

New METALLICA bassist Robert Trujillo (ex-OZZY OSBOURNE, SUICIDAL TENDENCIES) recently told Canada's Chart Attack that it was somewhat of a relief to have joined the group after all the songwriting and recording sessions for "St. Anger" had already been completed. "I had my hands full with trying to learn these 11 songs AND the 40 ...

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DARK MOOR Announce New Drummer, Prepare To Record

Madrid, Spain-based power metallers DARK MOOR have announced the addition of drummer Andy C. to the group's ranks. Andy is 25 years old and has previously played in several Spanish bands, including WORMED. DARK MOOR's self-titled fourth full-length album will be recorded during August at New Sin StudiosItaly with producer Luigi Stefanini. The new album ...

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PROGPOWER EUROPE: Lineup Complete

ELEGY, AT VANCE and EVERGREY are the latest acts to have been confirmed for ProgPower Europe festival, a two-day event set to take place October 4-5 at JC Siwa in Baarlo, Holland. EVERGREY will headline the festival on Sunday, October 5. The complete lineup for ProgPower Europe is as follows: EVERGREY (SWE) VANDENPLAS (GER) AT ...

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