PRONG: Live Pictures Posted Online

A bunch of live pictures of PRONG, taken during the band's summer 2003 European tour, have been posted online at this location. PRONG have just released their new album, "Scorpio Rising", through Locomotive Music. The CD, which was produced by PRONG mainman Tommy Victor and Steve Bruno, marks the group's first studio effort ...

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TOMMY LEE No Longer 'Misunderstood', Book To Surface In The Spring

Former MÖTLEY CRÜE drummer Tommy Lee has reportedly scrapped "Misunderstood" as the title for his upcoming autobiography, now due in the spring through Atria Books, the hardcover imprint of Simon & Schuster. As previously reported, the book, which was originally rumored to have been titled "Ragz to Riches", will contain many details not included in ...

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NUCLEAR ASSAULT Prepare To Enter Studio

Reunited New York thrashers NUCLEAR ASSAULT will reportedly enter the studio in early August to begin recording their first studio album since 1993's "Something Wicked", tentatively due in late 2003/early 2004 through Screaming Ferret Wreckords. The band, who issued a live album, entitled "Alive Again", earlier in the year, were previously quoted as saying that ...

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SYSTEM OF A DOWN Singer To Remix CHARLIE PARKER Track

SYSTEM OF A DOWN frontman Serj Tankian is among the artists who are giving a new twist to the music of legendary jazz saxophonist Charlie Parker for "Bird Up: The Charlie Parker Remix Project", due October 21st on Savoy Records. Producer Matthew Backer masterminded the 12-track album, which will include additional remixes by Dan the ...

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IMPALED Sign With CENTURY MEDIA RECORDS

Oakland, California's demented, maniacal surgeons known as IMPALED have inked a four-album, worldwide deal with Century Media Records. The announcement comes on the heels of the success of their well-received album, "Mondo Medicale", and on the eve of the release of a conceptual split-CD release with the Spanish stalwarts of gore, HAEMMORHAGE. When reached for ...

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PANTERA: 'Best Of' CD To Include Bonus DVD

PANTERA's forthcoming career overview, "The Best of Pantera: Far Beyond the Great Southern Cowboys' Vulgar Hits!" , will surface on September 23 through Elektra/Rhino Records, Billboard.com reports. The 16-song "Vulgar Hits!" CD will be packaged with a bonus DVD boasting 12 videos, including two live performances. The bulk of the material is culled from the ...

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DEFTONES Singer Suffers Groin Injury

The DEFTONES were forced to drop off the bill for Sunday's Summer Sanitarium show at the Metrodome in Minneapolis due to a groin pull suffered by singer Chino Moreno at a Saturday show in Chicago, according to MTV.com. Moreno will spend the next few days resting so that he can return to the stage on ...

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