DEEP PURPLE Compile Footage For Upcoming Documentary

DEEP PURPLE frontman Ian Gillan has reportedly been compiling video footage for an upcoming documentary. In addition, several concerts on the last tour with Jon Lord were recorded, including the second show at London's Hammersmith Apollo (with members of IRON MAIDEN making a guest appearance during "Smoke On The Water"), the gig at Birmingham's NEC ...

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THE WILDHEARTS Score Top 40 Hit

THE WILDHEARTS have scored their first Top 40 hit in almost five years with new single, "Vanilla Radio", which crashed into the UK charts at number 26. The band's last single, "Urge", also debuted in the UK Top 40 at number 26 back in 1997. ...

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METALIUM Announce Italian, Brazilian Gigs

Germany's METALIUM have lined up the following gigs during October: Oct. 18 – Milan, ITA @ TBA (w/DOMINE) Oct. 19 – Prato, ITA @ TBA (w/DOMINE) Oct. 20 – Milan, ITA @ TBA (w/DOMINE) Oct. 23 - Porto Alegre, BRA @ TBA (w/EDENBRIDGE) Oct. 24 – Curitiba, BRA @ TBA (w/EDENBRIDGE) Oct. 26 - Sao ...

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SLIPKNOT DVD Artwork Posted Online

The cover image of SLIPKNOT's forthcoming DVD, Disasterpieces, has been posted online at this location. Recorded in February in front of 12,000 SLIPKNOT fans at England's London Arena, Disasterpieces facilitates the decision-making process by giving viewers the option to focus exclusively on one member and see things from his point of view, or ...

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CRAZY TOWN Frontman Gets Hitched

The following item originally appeared in yesterday's edition of the New York Post: CRAZY TOWN frontman Seth "Shifty Shellshock" Binzer isn't so crazy anymore. After his girlfriend Melissa became pregnant earlier this year, Binzer decided to settle down. The two are eloping this weekend in Hawaii, pals said. The rings will be made by Samantha ...

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DREAM THEATER Transcription Book Released

Warner Bros. Publications has released a new DREAM THEATER transcription book called Dream Theater Full Score Anthology. The book contains full guitar, drum, bass and keyboard transcriptions and includes the songs "Dance of Eternity", "Erotomania", "Home", "Just Let Me Breathe", "Learning to Live", "Peruvian Skies", "Under a Glass Moon" and "Voices". ...

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MANOWAR To Release New Single

MANOWAR will release the third single from the album Warriors Of The World to coincide with the start of their Warriors Of The World Tour 2002/2003. The single will feature the album's opening song "Call To Arms", plus two brand new MANOWAR tracks, entitled "The Dawn Of Battle" and "I Believe". The latter two cuts ...

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MOTORDOG Launch Web Site

MOTORDOG, the new Los Angeles-based band featuring MÖTLEY CRÜE bassist Nikki Sixx, L.A. GUNS axeman Tracii Guns, ADEMA drummer Kris Kohl, former MÖTLEY CRÜE frontman John Corabi, have launched their official web site (currently under construction) at this location. ...

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Ex-MEGADETH Guitarist Jams With Former Bandmates

Former MEGADETH guitarist Marty Friedman was briefly reunited with his former DEUCE bandmates (including ex-TENSION and current BALLISTIC mainman Tom Gattis) on September 29th in Washington, D.C. for a "furious" jam through a set of the group's "hits," according to the guitarist's official web site. For more information on DEUCE, click here. ...

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