PROBOT Vs. ALEC EMPIRE: Former ATARI TEENAGE RIOT Singer Clears The Air

German techno noise animal ALEC EMPIRE (ex-ATARI TEENAGE RIOT) has issued a statement explaining the absence of Dave Grohl's name in the credits for the ALEC EMPIRE CD "Intelligence & Sacrifice", which features the backing track for what eventually became the PROBOT (Grohl's much-acclaimed "metal" side-project) cut "Access Babylon". "Dave Grohl and me hung out ...

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VEHEMENCE: New CD To Include Bonus Multimedia Section

VEHEMENCE's forthcoming third album, "Helping The World To See", will include a bonus multimedia section, entitled "Vehemence Timeline", a 57-minute Windows Media Video 9 file of live performances across the U.S.A., featuring new songs, band rehearsals, "God Was Created" studio footage, and "other tomfoolery." In other news, VEHEMENCE have completed work on the video for ...

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GHOULUNATICS To Release Studio, Live Album Next Month

Montreal deathcore act GHOULUNATICS will simultaneously release a studio album and a live CD next month. Both CDs will be available from Galy Records and the band on April 9, and in stores across Canada on May 4. "Sabacthany" is the title of the group's fourth studio album, while the live CD will carry the ...

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BRIDES OF DESTRUCTION To Perform 'Don't Care' On 'Craig Kilborn'

BRIDES OF DESTRUCTION, the new band featuring MÖTLEY CRÜE bassist Nikki Sixx, L.A. GUNS guitarist Tracii Guns, vocalist London LeGrand, and drummer Scot Coogan (ex-PAUL GILBERT, ONI LOGAN/ROWAN ROBERTSON, SINÉAD O'CONNOR), will be performing the track "Don't Care" live on CBS' "The Late Late Show With Craig Kilborn" this Monday, March 15. "Don't Care" is ...

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UNHOLY GHOST Set Release Date For 'Torrential Reign'

UNHOLY GHOST, the new band featuring DIABOLIC founding members Aantar Lee Coates (drums), Paul Ouellette (vocals/bass), and Jerry Mortellaro (guitar), along with original DIABOLIC guitarist and PESSIMIST founder Kelly McLauchlin, have set an April 20 release date through Olympic/Century Media Records for their debut album, "Torrential Reign". To celebrate the CD's release, the band have ...

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Former SCORPIONS Drummer To Launch German Tour With New Band R&R

Former SCORPIONS drummer Herman Rarebell will be launching a German tour with his new band R&R in late April. The group, which includes Claudia Raab, an "exceptional" saxophone player and a successful actress/model, will be releasing their debut album, "The Rhythm of Art", on April 5. The complete track listing for the CD is as ...

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SLIPKNOT Singer Ties The Knot!

SLIPKNOT/STONE SOUR frontman Corey Taylor has posted the following message at StoneSourBoard.com: "On March 11th, 2004, [longtime girlfriend/fiancée] Scarlett and I became Mr. & Mrs. Corey Taylor in a small ceremony @ the Botanical center in Des Moines, Iowa. The wedding was small, attended by family, both bands and a few friends. The reception was ...

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