BLACK SABBATH Biography On The Way

A BLACK SABBATH biography, written by Rockdetector editor-in-chief Garry Sharpe-Young and documenting the most tangled yet creative period of the band's history from 1980 to the present day, is tentatively slated for early 2003 publication. Over two years in the making, the book will include exclusive photographs, interviews (including those conducted face-to-face with the late ...

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JACKYL-ing Off During XXX-Mas!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: JACKYL frontman Jesse James Dupree will team up this holiday season with Atlanta radio station WKLS for their annual "Breast Christmas Ever" event, which traditionally presents a girl in need with a new pair of breasts...all in the spirit of giving. The ultra-popular promotion is the brainchild of WKLS morning team "The ...

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AMON AMARTH To Issue Special 'Viking Edition' Of New CD

Sweden's AMON AMARTH will issue a "Viking Edition" of their forthcoming CD, Versus The World, containing 14 bonus songs on an extra CD and a 20-page-booklet (eight pages more than the regular jewel-case version). The complete track listing for the bonus CD is as follows: 01. Siegreicher Marsch (German version of the song "Victorious March" ...

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ANATHEMA Announce London Date

Britain's ANATHEMA will return to action by performing a batch of European dates during November/December. So far, only one gig has been announced: November 29th at the Mean Fiddler in London, England. ...

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KELLY OSBOURNE To Issue 'Shut Up!' In November

KELLY OSBOURNE has set Shut Up! as the title of her full-length debut, due on November 26th through Epic Records. A video for the title track was shot last Friday in Los Angeles with director Evan Bernard, who has previously worked with GREEN DAY and BEASTIE BOYS, among others. ...

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AC/DC To Release New Album In March?

AC/DC are tentatively scheduled to release their next studio album in March 2003, frontman Brian Johnson told The Evening Post during an appearance at the National Ice Centre in Scotland for a hockey game. No further details were divulged by the singer, who was joined at the match by AC/DC guitarist Malcolm Young. ...

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