NY Times: METALLICA Thrashes Back to 80's Angst

Jon Pareles of The New York Times reports that METALLICA brought along a fan club for its Summer Sanitarium tour: the other four hard-rock bands on the bill at Giants Stadium Tuesday night (July 8) . One by one they gave testimonials to METALLICA's influence. MUDVAYNE's lead singer, Chad Gray, wore a METALLICA T-shirt. Chino ...

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CORNERSTONE: The Making Of The 'Best Album RAINBOW Never Recorded'

CORNERSTONE, the project featuring ROYAL HUNT bassist Steen Mogensen and ex-RAINBOW/current YNGWIE MALMSTEEN vocalist Doogie White, are in the process of recording their third album, "Once Upon Our Yesterdays", tentatively due in the fall. The following is the latest update from White's official web site: "Steen has been working day and night on the production ...

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THE ACCIDENT EXPERIMENT To Support BODY COUNT In San Diego

California's THE ACCIDENT EXPERIMENT, the band featuring former P.O.D. guitarist Marcos Curiel, will be supporting BODY COUNT this Wednesday (July 9) at 4th & B in San Diego. Doors open at 7:00 p.m., show starts at 8:00 p.m. THE ACCIDENT EXPERIMENT are currently in the studio mixing their debut EP, "Arena", for an August release ...

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KING'S X Announce European Tour Dates

KING'S X have lined up the following gigs during September: Sep. 07 - De Boerderij - Zoetermeer, NETH Sep. 09 - Effenaar - Eindhoven, NETH Sep. 10 - ColumbiaFRITZ - Berlin, GER Sep. 11 - Zeche Carl - Esse, GER Sep. 12 - Schlachthof - Hamburg, GER Sep. 13 - Substage - Karlsruhe, GER Sep. ...

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DEEP PURPLE To Embark On European Tour

DEEP PURPLE have announced the details of their fall 2003 European tour. Confirmed dates are as follows: Aug. 10 - Nandrin Festival - Nandrin nr Liège, BEL Aug. 11 - Arena Sferisterio – Macerata, ITA Aug. 13 - Arènes d'Avenches - Avenches, SWI Aug. 14 - Foire Au Vins D'Alsace Parc Des Expo - Colmar, ...

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PINK CREAM 69 Sign With SPV, Begin Work On New Album

Germany's PINK CREAM 69 have inked a new deal with SPV/Steamhammer Records. The group's follow-up to 2001's "Endangered" will be recorded later this year at House Of Audio studio in Karlsdorf, Germany for a January 2004 release. Bassist Dennis Ward will once again assume production duties during the sessions. According to the band's official web ...

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