BOMB POP MAFIA's DIZZY DRAZTIK: JOEY JORDISON Didn't Write Our Songs

Former THE REJECTS (pre-MURDERDOLLS) and current BOMB POP MAFIA frontman Dizzy Draztik has shot down as "total fucking bullshit" accusations by anonymous posters on BLABBERMOUTH.NET that SLIPKNOT drummer and Dizzy's former THE REJECTS bandmate Joey Jordison was responsible for penning much of the material for Draztik's current project. The following is Draztik's official comment on ...

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WHITESNAKE To Tour In 2003

WHITESNAKE are planning a tour for 2003, with North American dates tentatively scheduled to begin in February. Band leader/frontman David Coverdale himself announced the news with this message on his official web site: "Don't say we didn't warn you... Coverdale unleashes the serpent... WHITESNAKE will tour in 2003!!!" As a way of getting people warmed ...

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AMONG THIEVES Announce Upcoming Dates

AMONG THIEVES, the New York-based band featuring former LIFE OF AGONY bassist Alan Robert and BIOHAZARD drummer Danny Schuler, have lined up two shows during October. They are as follows: Oct. 11 – Old Bridge, NJ @ Birch Hill Nite Club (w/SUPERJOINT RITUAL) Oct. 18 - Old Bridge, NJ @ Birch Hill Nite Club (w/KITTIE) ...

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SHOTSFIRED Photos Posted Online

A bunch of live photos of SHOTSFIRED, the new band led by former BUCKCHERRY frontman Joshua Todd, have been posted online at this location. All pictures were taken during the band's live debut at the Cat Club in Hollywood, California on Sunday, September 22nd as part of The Ink Slingers Ball After Party. ...

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RUSH To Be Inducted Into Canada's HALL OF FAME

RUSH will be inducted into the Canadian Music Industry Hall Of Fame at a special ceremony on February 27th, as part of Canadian Music Week. They will be joined by this year's other inductee, talent manager Bernie Finkelstein. Finkelstein is a legendary manager who currently takes care of names like BRUCE COCKBURN and BLACKIE AND ...

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HENRY ROLLINS: Another Spoken-Word Date Added

HENRY ROLLINS has added another date to his upcoming spoken-word tour. Confirmed dates so far are as follows: Oct. 06 - Carbondale, IL @ Southern Illinois University Oct. 25 - Grand Rapids, MI @ The Intersection Nov. 11 - Northern Michigan University ...

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UFO Frontman, Bassist Announce Solo Gigs

UFO frontman Phil Mogg will reportedly play a solo show at The Marquee Club in London, UK on November 19th. In related news, UFO bassist Pete Way and his "solo" band — Walt James on guitar/backing vocals and Scott Phillips on drums (the same musicians that appeared on Way's Amphetamine CD) — performed a gig ...

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THE PROJECT HATE Part With Vocalist, Seek Replacement

Sweden's THE PROJECT HATE, featuring Jörgen Sandström of ENTOMBED/GRAVE fame on lead vocals, have parted ways with singer Mia Ståhl due to a "lack of commitment," according to a posting on the band's official web site. "If you wanna play with us, you have to burn for what we do, Mia doesn't do that," continues ...

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