LIFE OF AGONY Tickets Go On Sale This Weekend

Tickets for the LIFE OF AGONY reunion show on January 4 at Irving Plaza in New York City will go on sale this Saturday, October 26 at 1:00 p.m. through Ticketmaster. "The guest list will be super-tight and we're trying to keep it to family only," said drummer Sal Abruscato. "We expect tickets to sell ...

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COAL CHAMBER Split With Drummer, Management

COAL CHAMBER have parted ways with drummer Mike Cox and their management company, Left Bank. The following is an official statement on the matter from COAL CHAMBER vocalist Dez Fafara and guitarist Meegs Rascon: "This letter is to inform everyone that as of October 24th, 2002, Mike Cox is no longer part of COAL CHAMBER. ...

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KISS Get Charitable!

KISS have decided to donate a portion of the proceeds from their upcoming Kiss Symphony show to the victims and families of the Bali bombing. "Quietly, without making a public announcement we are going to make sure a substantial amount of the proceeds of this concert will go the right place, the victims, the families," ...

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CATHEDRAL Line Up UK Dates

Britain's leading doom merchants CATHEDRAL have announced a UK tour in November to promote the release of their latest album, "The VIIth Coming". The dates are as follows: Nov. 21st – Birkenhead, UK @ Iron Door Nov. 23 - Bradford, UK @ Rio's Nov. 24 - Glasgow, UK @ The Cathouse Nov. 25 - Nottingham, ...

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DOWNSET Announce European Dates

The current touring lineup of DOWNSETRey Oropeza (vocals), Chris Lee (drums), Roy Lozano (bass), and Roy Z (guitar) — have announced a host of European dates during October/November. They are as follows: Oct. 27 – Lintfabriek - Kontich, BEL Oct. 28 - La Boule Noire - Paris, FRA Oct. 29 - Le Jardin ...

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Los Angeles Times: Hair Metal Lives On!

A recent article in the Los Angeles Times spotlighting the revival of 80s metal can be viewed online at this location. The story, originally published on October 3, focuses in part on the Los Angeles-based cover band METAL SHOP, which features in its ranks DAVE LEE ROTH drummer Ray Luzier and ex-FIGHT guitarist ...

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MASTERPLAN Launch Official Web Site

MASTERPLAN, the new band featuring ex-HELLOWEEN guitarist Roland Grapow, ex-HELLOWEEN drummer Uli Kusch and former YNGWIE MALMSTEEN singer Jorn Lande, have launched their official web site at this location. Currently, most sections of the site are still under construction, but it is expected that the site will be fully operational soon. Meanwhile, some ...

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