DOKKEN Announce California Gigs

DOKKEN have announced four headlining shows during January. They are as follows: Jan. 09 - Palo Alto, CA @ The Icon Jan. 10 - Santa Ana, CA @ Galaxy Theatre Jan. 11 - Agoura Hills, CA @ Canyon Club Jan. 12 - San Diego, CA @ 4th & B ...

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OLIVER/DAWSON SAXON Win Court Battle Over Use Of Trademark

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: The ongoing legal action between the original members of the band SAXON has finally resulted in a judgment regarding the trademark. Graham Oliver and Steve Dawson, now performing as OLIVER/DAWSON SAXON, have won the action brought against them by Biff Byford regarding the trademark to the name "SAXON". Byford tried to have ...

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PITCHSHIFTER Announce UK Tour

PITCHSHIFTER will be hitting the road again in March 2003, with another string of UK dates having just been announced. "We had so much fun on the last tour," said the band in a statement. "It was great to get back out there to our crowd. We decided to add some more dates to hit ...

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RAUNCHY Record WHAM Cover!

Denmark's RAUNCHY recently entered Antfarm Studio with producer Tue Madsen to record two tongue-in-cheek songs for use on National Danish Radio. The two cuts — including a cover of WHAM's "Last Christmas" — were reportedly recorded on short notice and should not be taken as an indication of what the next RAUNCHY album is going ...

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POISONBLACK: 'Escapexstacy' Details Unveiled

Finland's POISONBLACK (formerly SHADOWLANDS) — featuring SENTENCED vocalist Ville Laihiala on guitar, and CHARON frontman Juha-Pekka Leppäluoto — have finalized the track listing for their debut album, "Escapexstacy", due on Feb. 17, 2003 through Century Media Records. It is as follows: 01. The Glow Of The Flames 02. Love Infernal 03. The State 04. All ...

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ANKLA Launch Official Web Site, Seek Record Deal

Los Angeles-based ANKLA, featuring PUYA guitarist Ramon Ortiz, Brazilian vocalist Ikaro Stafford, and L.A locals J.J. McNeal on bass, Danny Estrada on drums and Anthony Jiemenez on percussion, have launched their official web site at this location. The as-yet-unsigned band are currently shopping a seven-song demo produced by SOULFLY drummer Roy Mayorga, who ...

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VICIOUS RUMORS, DEATH ANGEL To Play Sacramento

VICIOUS RUMORS and DEATH ANGEL will be teaming up for a gig at The Road House in Sacramento, California on Saturday, Nov. 30. In other news, the following was DEATH ANGEL's set list from their performance at The Shack in Anaheim, California on Nov. 15-16: Friday, November 15: 01. Ultra-Violence (intro) 02. Evil Priest 03. ...

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