DOWN Vs. ANDREW WK: Substance Over Hype?

DOWN's Down II CD has shifted 55,070 copies in the first three weeks of its release compared to ANDREW WK's marginally impressive 33,661 for his I Get Wet album during the same time period, according to Soundscan. Here is a breakdown of the two album's weekly sales performances thus far: DOWN – Down II: Week ...

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MOXY, GODDO, SANTERS Team Up For CANADIAN CLASSIC ROCK SHOWDOWN

MOXY, GODDO and SANTERS will be teaming up for a special concert at the Phoenix Concert Theatre in Toronto, Canada on Thursday, May 2nd in what is being called the Canadian Classic Rock Showdown. Presented by local radio station Q107 Classic Rock, the show promises to be a “night of hard rocking” featuring some of ...

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The SLIPKNOT/STATIC-X Collaboration: "We Didn't Break Up"

SLIPKNOT's Joey Jordison and STATIC-X guitarist Tripp Eisen, who recently decided to drop the band name THE REJECTS for their long-running side project, have issued the following statements explaining their decision to part ways with singer Dizzy and recruit vocalist Wednesday 13 of THE FRANKENSTEIN DRAG QUEENS FROM PLANET 13: Joey Jordison: "Listen...... I don't ...

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Former SABBAT Guitarist Speaks Out On Revamped Group

Former SABBAT guitarist and acclaimed metal producer Andy Sneap recently explained his reasons for not linking up with ex-SKYCLAD frontman Martin Walkyier in the revamped version of the former group, which is presently calling itself RETURN TO THE SABBAT. “The way I originally heard about [the reunion] was from one of the guys at Earache ...

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Former TIAMAT Bassist Completes Work On Debut LITHIUM CD

Sweden's LITHIUM, featuring former TIAMAT bassist Johnny Hagel, have completed work on their as-yet-untitled debut album. The 11-song effort will include the following tracks, among others: 01. Anti Anthem 02. Cold 03. Ugly Friend A late 2002 release through an as-yet-undetermined label is expected. For more info, contact: [email protected] ...

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STONE TEMPLE PILOTS Frontman Goes Panties-Shopping

The following item originally appeared in today's edition of The New York Post: STONE TEMPLE PILOTS frontman Scott Weiland was on the streets of SoHo yesterday in his pajamas, asking passersby where he could buy women's panties. Weiland wasn't back on drugs. When he flew in from California to play the Hammerstein Ballroom last night, ...

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