DEVIN TOWNSEND To Release Three-Disc DVD/CD Set Through INSIDEOUT MUSIC

DEVIN TOWNSEND has gotten the "green light" from InsideOut Music to begin compiling "the sickest DEVIN TOWNSEND DVD ever." The three-disc set will reportedly consist of a complete THE DEVIN TOWNSEND BAND live performance, archive footage spanning Devin's entire career (including GREY SKIES and STEVE VAI material), animations from Konrad (who was responsible for the ...

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Spokesperson: JUDAS PRIEST Is Not Opening For OZZY OSBOURNE

JUDAS PRIEST Management Co-ordinator Jayne Andrews has posted another statement on the band's official web site, this time to defend the group's decision to take part in this year's Ozzfest. "The band chose to do the Ozzfest during the Summer — nobody pushed us into it," she writes. "We looked into everything and decided this ...

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CARNAL FORGE Complete Work On New Album

Swedish thrashers CARNAL FORGE have completed work on their brand-new, as-yet-untitled album, tentatively due in June through Century Media (Europe and USA) and Soundholic (Japan). 12 songs were mixed at Studio Underground for the follow-up to last year's "The More You Suffer", with the new material being described by guitarist Jari Kuusisto as "[picking] up ...

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DAVID LEE ROTH To Appear On 'Sopranos'

Former VAN HALEN lead singer David Lee Roth will make a quick appearance in this Sunday's episode of "The Sopranos", according to Launch. The scene will feature Roth playing cards with Tony Soprano and a bunch of Soprano's cronies, including Silvio — played by another musician, E STREET BAND member Steve Van Zandt. The singer ...

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