SHARON OSBOURNE Rushed To Hospital For 'Severe Dehydration'

The following article appears in today's edition of the New York Post: The fight against cancer may not be going so well for Sharon Osbourne. Ozzy's wife/manager was rushed to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles Aug. 23. A source told US weekly that Sharon, 49, who has been undergoing chemotherapy for colon cancer, "lost ...

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LIMP BIZKIT Frontman To Launch Line Of Baseball Caps

LIMP BIZKIT frontman Fred Durst is about to release a range of baseball caps via his company Flawless, according to Undercover. The headwear, also branded Flawless, will feature all the team colors for Major League Baseball as well as the standard black (Onyx) series. Durst's signature will also be scrawled on the caps. Durst himself ...

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STRAPPING YOUNG LAD Offshoot Project Inks Deal With VIRUSWORX RECORDS

Vancouver's TENET, featuring STRAPPING YOUNG LAD guitarist Jed Simon, STRAPPING YOUNG LAD/ex-DEATH drummer Gene Hoglan, ex-GRIP INC. bassist Stuart Carruthers, and former SACRIFICE/current INTERZONE frontman Rob Urbinati, have inked a deal with Hamburg, Germany's Virusworx Records. The group are tentatively scheduled to enter the studio in February 2003 with producer/SYL mainman Devin Townsend to record ...

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Ex-Wife Of AEROSMITH Singer To Get Hitched

The following article appears in today's edition of the New York Post: The ailing ex-wife of AEROSMITH singer Steven Tyler is getting married today in a private bedside ceremony at the Gramercy Park Hotel. Cyrinda Fox, mother of plus-size model Mia Tyler, exchanges vows with musician Keith Waa in the same hospice-like hotel room where ...

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DARK ANGEL: San Francisco Headlining Gig Announced

The reformed DARK ANGEL — featuring guitarists Jim Durkin and Eric Meyer, vocalist Ron Rinehart, and drummer Gene Hoglan — are due to perform a headlining show at the Pound in San Francisco, California on Saturday, December 7th, according to the club's official web site. A headlining date at The Galaxy Theater in ...

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THE HAUNTED Confirm Greek Dates

As first reported here on Monday, Swedish high-energy thrashers THE HAUNTED have now officially confirmed their participation in a two-date Greek mini-tour alongside veteran San Francisco Bay Area thrashers EXODUS and Germany's TANKARD. The dates are as follows: Dec. 14 – Thessaloniki, GRE @ Hydrogios Dec. 15 – Athens, GRE @ Gagarin According ...

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SKYCLAD Hard At Work On New Material

SKYCLAD are continuing to write material for their forthcoming CD, tentatively scheduled for a March 2003 release. Among the song titles set to appear on the as-yet-untitled album are the following: 01. Parliament Of Fools 02. Anotherdrinkingsong 03. A Good Day To Bury Bad News 04. The Roman Wall Blues 05. Survival Campaign According to ...

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STEEL PROPHET Online Chat Scheduled

Steve Kachinsky, guitarist and founder of Nuclear Blast recording artists STEEL PROPHET, will be answering fans' questions during an upcoming online chat. The chat will take place at www.wallsoffire.com (and www.wallsoffire.de) on September 8th at 12:00 Pacific time (21:00 CET). Kachinsky will be available to answer questions regarding the band's latest release, Unseen, ...

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SCHANDMAUL To Contribute Track To Computer Game

Up-and-coming German folk metal act SCHANDMAUL will contribute the song "Vogelfrei" (taken from the band's new album, Narrenkönig) to the soundtrack of Spellbound/Wanadoo's upcoming strategy game Robin Hood — The Legend of Sherwood. As previously reported, SCHANDMAUL will release their third album, Narrenkönig, in the first week of October. Combining old instruments as flutes, bagpipes, ...

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