AGENT STEEL To Issue New CD In Early 2003

AGENT STEEL are hard at work on the follow-up to Omega Conspiracy, tentatively entitled Order of the Illuminati / AGENT STEEL Vol. 4, for an early 2003 release. Meanwhile, the group are scheduled to embark on a European tour, dubbed Illluminatus '02, during November. Exact dates and venues will be announced soon. ...

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Former PAUL DI'ANNO'S BATTLEZONE Drummer Looking For Work

Former PAUL DI'ANNO'S BATTLEZONE drummer Pauly Tsarion is currently looking to join a professional rock/metal band. Aged 31, Tsarion has over 20 years experience in rock drumming (both studio and live), and has previously played with former IRON MAIDEN/WOLFSBANE frontman Blaze Bayley and an ALICE COOPER tribute band. Now based in London/Birmingham, UK, Pauly can ...

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HELLOWEEN Prepare To Enter Studio

HELLOWEEN are completing work on new songs in Hamburg, Germany in preparation for the recording of their new album, which is scheduled to begin at the end of August in vocalist Andi Deris' Mi Sueono Studios in Tenerife, Spain. The as-yet-untitled disc will once again be produced by Charlie Bauerfeind, who also recorded the most ...

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THE SCORPIONS: DVD Details Unveiled

THE SCORPIONS are scheduled to release a DVD, entitled A Savage Crazy World, on August 27th. The DVD will contain the following footage: ***Live Tracks: (Live in Berlin, Crazy World Tour 1991) 01. Bad Boys Running Wild 02. Hit Between The Eyes 03. I Can't Explain 04. The Zoo 05. Rhythm of Love 06. Crazy ...

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JACK OSBOURNE To Film "DAWSON'S CREEK" Cameo

Jack Osbourne, the son of Ozzy Osbourne and one of the stars of MTV's hit series The Osbournes, will film a cameo today (August 9th) for the WB Network series Dawson's Creek, according to Billboard. The 16-year-old will be at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina to film the spot. Duke is the site of ...

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THE BLACK LEAGUE: Line-Up Intact!

Contrary to recent rumors, Finland's THE BLACK LEAGUE (who feature in their ranks former SENTENCED frontman Taneli Jarva) have not parted ways with bassist Florida. "It is true that the band took in another bass player [Lene from TERVEET KÄDET] for a short period of time when Florida had the chance of a new work ...

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MANMADEGOD Cancel Sacramento Gig Due To Illness

San Francisco Bay Area's MANMADEGOD, featuring former FORBIDDEN guitarist Craig Locicero and drummer Steve Jacobs, have cancelled tonight's gig at the Roadhouse in Sacramento, California due "a severe illness," according to an official statement from the band. In other news, MANMADEGOD will be featured on this Sunday's (August 11th) Homegrown Show on 92 KSJO. You ...

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P.O.D.: "Too Heavy" For SANTANA?

P.O.D. have recorded a track entitled "America" for the upcoming SANTANA album, but are not presently certain if the cut will make the final release, according to an interview with guitarist Marcos Curiel posted at MTV.com. The band reportedly reworked a demo version of a song guitarist Carlos Santana had earmarked for P.O.D.'s contribution and ...

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PUSHED, PAIN Among Acts To Be Included On Promotional CD

Southern California's PUSHED (featuring former TESTAMENT/SLAYER drummer Jon Dette and ex-TESTAMENT bassist Greg Christian) and Sweden's PAIN (led by HYPOCRISY mainman Peter Tägtgren) are two of the 20 bands featured on a double promotional CD currently being compiled by Thermal Breakdown Entertainment, a division of DK Entertainment, LLC. Among the other bands currently set to ...

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