DESTRUCTION Complete NUCLEAR BLAST Contract, Explore Label Options

After a five-year tenure as a Nuclear Blast recording artist, German thrashers DESTRUCTION have fulfilled their contractual obligations to the label and are currently exploring their options before deciding their next move. According to a posting on the group's web site, the band are in talks with several record companies — including Nuclear Blast — ...

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CRYSTAL BALL Part Ways With Keyboardist, Seek Replacement

Due to problems with his health, longtime CRYSTAL BALL keyboardist/guitarist Tom Graber has been forced to leave the band. The remaining guys are urgently looking for a replacement. Interested musicians can contact the group at [email protected] or 0041 14 282 13 01 (answering machine). CRYSTAL BALL's fourth full-length album, "Hellvetia", was released in November through ...

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36 CRAZYFISTS Singer Taken Ill, Band Cancel Maryland Show

36 CRAZYFISTS were forced to cancel their appearance in Towson, MD Monday night (May 3) after singer Brock Lindow was taken ill. MACHINE HEAD and GOD FORBID — who are touring with 36 CRAZYFISTS as part of the "Weapons of Mass Destruction" U.S. tour — are expected to play extended sets in order to make ...

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TOMMY LEE Dines With Busty Blonde

Former MÖTLEY CRÜE drummer Tommy Lee went to lunch with a buxom blonde and two other pals on Thursday (April 29) in Los Angeles. Lee has reportedly been rekindling his romance with his ex-wife, former Playboy centerfold Pamela Anderson, but delighted in the attention from his two female companions. Check out pictures from

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AFTER FOREVER: New Live Photos Posted Online

Dutch gothic/atmospheric doom metal group AFTER FOREVER performed at Hof Ter Lo in Antwerp, Belgium on Friday (April 30). Check out pictures from Datapix Designs. AFTER FOREVER's latest album, "Invisible Circles", was released in March through Transmission Records. "Invisible Circles" is the follow-up to "Decipher", which was issued in 2001. ...

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TESLA Guitarist: Being Back Together Is 'Pure Joy'

TESLA guitarist Tommy Skeoch spoke with Sean Richardson of the Boston Phoenix about the group's surprise "hit" album "Into the Now", the band's first new studio album in 10 years. "Dude, can you believe it? I think we’re going to pull a little AEROSMITH here," Skeoch enthused. "I'm not trying to compare us to them ...

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FRED DURST To Launch Clothing Line?

The New York Post is reporting that LIMP BIZKIT frontman Fred Durst is planning on launching a line of clothing on the cable shopping network QVC, joining the ranks of Kathy Hilton and Suzanne Sommers. No further information is available at this time. ...

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