SCOTT WEILAND Ordered Into Drug Rehab

VELVET REVOLVER singer Scott Weiland (ex-STONE TEMPLE PILOTS) has been sentenced to a six-month stint in a drug program after pleading no contest to driving under the influence in Los Angeles, according to Reuters. In addition, Weiland was placed on probation and ordered to repay the owner of a parked vehicle he rammed shortly before ...

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DAVE MUSTAINE: 'DAVID ELLEFSON Is Suing Me And MEGADETH'

MEGADETH mainman Dave Mustaine has posted the following message on the band's official web site: "Here is what I have been saying in the interviews, what happened chronologically that caused the demise of the band, why [drummer] Nick [Menza] was fired, [guitarist] Marty [Friedman] quitting, records turning out the way they did, and finally me ...

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VELVET REVOLVER, THE DARKNESS To Rock For 'Miller' Time

VELVET REVOLVER and THE DARKNESS are among the acts confirmed to perform at Miller Brewing Company's star-studded "Rock Through Time" concert this fall in New York, according to Billboard.com. The event will be held Sept. 17-18 at the city's Roseland Ballroom, and will also feature performances from LENNY KRAVITZ, JAMES BROWN, CHEAP TRICK and THE ...

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MNEMIC Name New Album

Denmark's modern thrashers MNEMIC, featuring former INVOCATOR session drummer Brian Rasmussen and ex-MERCENARY guitarist Mircea G. Eftemie, have set "The Audio Injected Soul" as the title of their sophomore album. The follow-up to last year's "Mechanical Spin Phenomena" is being recorded at AntFarm Studios in Aarhus, Denmark with producer Tue Madsen and is said to ...

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DRY KILL LOGIC To Film First Video

DRY KILL LOGIC will be filming a video for their track "Paper Tiger" this Sunday, July 11 with director Dale Restighini (SHADOWS FALL, FEAR FACTORY, 36 CRAZYFISTS) in New York City. In other news, the band's new album, "The Dead & Dreaming", is now slated for a September 27 release date in Europe via Psychodrama/SPV ...

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AMERICAN HEAD CHARGE: New Album To Arrive In November

AMERICAN HEAD CHARGE have entered Westlake Studios in Los Angeles with producer Greg Fidelman (who engineered AHC's previous album, "The War of Art", and whose credits include MARILYN MANSON, SLIPKNOT, RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS and BUSH) to begin recording their new album, tentatively due in November through Nitrus/DRT Entertainment. In addition, look for "Cowards", a ...

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