OZZY OSBOURNE: European Tour Officially Cancelled

OZZY OSBOURNE has officially cancelled his European tour in the wake of his quad bike crash. The singer, who almost died following the accident last month which left him with fractured ribs and vertebra, has vowed to return to the stage as soon as he could following the smash in the grounds of his Buckinghamshire, ...

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KISS: 'Dynasty' Photographer Passes Away

World-renowned fashion photographer Francesco Scavullo, who took the photographs for the KISS album "Dynasty", has died in New York at the age of 82, according to Reuters. Scavullo's works are included in the permanent collections of New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art. His photographs were published on the covers of magazines such as Rolling Stone, ...

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DEFENESTRATION Announce U.K. Tour Dates

British female-fronted act DEFENESTRATION have announced the following U.K. dates in January/February: Jan. 09 – Hitchin, UK @ Club 85 Jan. 28 - Scarborough, UK @ Kasbah Jan. 29 - Hull, UK @ Adelphi Jan. 30 - Dundee, UK @ Beat Bar Jan. 31 - Aberdeen, UK @ Dr.Drakes Feb. 01 - Sheffield, UK @ ...

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GOD AMONG INSECTS To Enter Studio In March

GOD AMONG INSECTS, the new Swedish "old-school" death metal band featuring vocalist Emperor Magus Caligula (DARK FUNERAL), guitarist Lord K (a.k.a. Kenth Philipson) (THE PROJECT HATE), bassist Tomas Elofsson (SANCTIFICATION) and drummer Tobias Gustafsson (VOMITORY), will enter Abyss studios with engineer Tommy Tägtgren on March 20 to begin recording their as-yet-untitled debut album, due in ...

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LIFE OF AGONY, FLAW, SKRAPE: More Tour Dates Announced

More dates have been announced for the forthcoming U.S. tour featuring headliners LIFE OF AGONY along with openers FLAW and SKRAPE. Confirmed dates so far are as follows: Jan. 20 - Northern Lights - Albany, NY Jan. 21 - Trocadero - Philadelphia, PA Jan. 23 - Paladium - Worcester, MA Jan. 24 - Starland Ballroom ...

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GREAT WHITE Nightclub Fire: Last Survivor Goes Home

The last hospitalized survivor of a Rhode Island nightclub fire that killed 100 people last year has returned home to continue his recovery, according to the Associated Press. Joe Kinan, 34, was burned over his arms and much of the upper half of his body, losing fingers and portions of his nose and ears. He ...

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BATHORY: New Album To Be Recorded In The Spring

According to the BATHORY fan site Twilight, BATHORY mainman Quorthon has been writing new material at his home base in Sweden and is planning to enter the studio late this winter or early in the spring to record the group's twelfth album (which apparently has the unserious working title of "Dra Ballen i ...

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