KURT COBAIN's Childhood Home To Be Sold For $210,000

The sellers of the childhood home of late NIRVANA mainman Kurt Cobain have received more than 50 bids for the Montesano, Washington house, the highest for more than $40 million, but eventually narrowed down the most serious offer to $210,000, which is $10,000 over the minimum set by Ed and Jennifer McKee of Oregon City, ...

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THE RAVENOUS Ink Deal With SOUTHERN LORD

THE RAVENOUS, featuring the all-star line up of Danny Lilker (BRUTAL TRUTH, S.O.D., NUCLEAR ASSAULT, HOLY MOSES), Killjoy (NECROPHAGIA, WURDULAK, EIBON), Chris Reifert (AUTOPSY, ABSCESS), Danny Coralles (AUTOPSY, ABSCESS) and Clint Bower (HEXX, ABCESS), have inked a deal with Southern Lord Records. The band will enter a studio in Vancouver, Canada this November to record ...

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CHEN MO: Demo Samples Posted Online

Dutch "crossover metal" act CHEN MO, featuring former members of FROZEN SUN, CURFEW, WITHIN TEMPTATION, BLOODSESSIONS, THRENODY and SILICON HEAD, have posted clips of the three tracks featured on their brand new demo via the group's official web site at this location. The tracks featured are as follows: 01. Life Process 02. Star ...

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PAIN OF SALVATION To Embark On Benelux Tour

Swedish progressive metal band PAIN OF SALVATION will embark on a short headlining tour of Benelux during October. Support at all dates will come from CIRRHA NIVA. The details are as follows: Oct. 10 – Boerderij – Zoetermeer, NETH Oct. 11 – Biebob – Vosselaar, BEL Oct. 12 – Plato – Helmond, NETH Oct. 13 ...

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DIABOLIC Replace Singer, Commence Work On New CD

Florida death metallers DIABOLIC have amicably parted ways with vocalist Paul Ouellette and have replaced him with ex-COFFIN TEXTS frontman Robert Cardenas. The revamped outfit are currently writing material for their upcoming fourth release, due out in spring 2003. "The new material promises the unrelenting intensity and dynamics that DIABOLIC is known for," reads an ...

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NONPOINT Frontman Admits Toning Music Down For Radio

NONPOINT vocalist Elias Soriano has admitted to MTV.com that the melodic vocals and musical hooks of the band's third record, Development, were partially influenced by the group's desire to get played on the radio. "A lot of our fans were expecting something a little bit more on the edgier, heavier side," Soriano explained. "But unfortunately, ...

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KELLY OSBOURNE Pulls Out Of 'Freaky Friday' Remake

OZZY OSBOURNE's daughter Kelly Osbourne won't be making her feature film debut in Freaky Friday after all, according to Billboard.com. The part-time was set to star opposite Annette Bening and Lindsay Lohan in the Walt Disney Co.'s Friday, playing Lohan's musically inclined best friend in the remake of the 1976 comedy. But Osbourne has dropped ...

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