DREAM EVIL To Embark On Japanese Tour

Sweden's DREAM EVIL, featuring acclaimed producer Fredrik Nordström (i.e. HAMMERFALL, IN FLAMES, DIMMU BORGIR, SPIRITUAL BEGGARS, etc.) and drummer Snowy Shaw (i.e. KING DIAMOND, MERCYFUL FATE, MEMENTO MORI, NOTRE DAME), will embark on a two-date Japanese tour in October. The details are as follows: Oct. 10 – Tokyo, JAP @ Club Quattro Oct. 11 – ...

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IRON FIRE Announce New Bassist

Danish power metallers IRON FIRE have recruited bassist Jose Cruz as the replacement for Jakob Lykkebo, who left the group earlier in the year. Spanish-born Jose originally auditioned for the guitarist position, but accepted the offer to join the band as their new bass guitarist instead. As previously reported, IRON FIRE, who issued two full-length ...

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ANGEL DUST: Is The End Near?

German power metallers ANGEL DUST appear to have imploded over ego clashes and money disagreements, causing bassist Frank Banx to announce his decision to relocate to the US and start up a new version of the group with guitarist Ritchie Wilkison and an as-yet-unnamed new drummer and singer. "ANGEL DUST is not dead," Banx proclaimed ...

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SILENT FORCE Welcome Addition To Family

Congratulations are in order for SILENT FORCE frontman D.C. Cooper and his wife Michelle, who recently welcomed the newest addition to their family, Clayton Christopher Cooper. Clayton weighed in at 7 pounds 7 ounces and was 20 inches long at the time of his birth. ...

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STABBING WESTWARD: Where Are They Now?

Former STABBING WESTWARD frontman Chris Hall is reportedly working on a solo album, due out sometime next year. Meanwhile, keyboardist/programmer/guitarist Walter Flakus is said to be working as a DJ/music director for a radio station in Albany, New York. Drummer Andy Kubiszewski is apparently looking to join a new project, while there is no further ...

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DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN Announce Upcoming Dates

DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN have announced the following live dates during the coming weeks: Aug. 02 - Furnace Fest - Birmingham, AL Aug. 03 - Uncle Doctors - SC Aug. 13 - Irving Plaza - New York, New York (w/TOMAHAWK) Aug. 23 - Leeds Festival - Leeds, UK Aug. 24 - Gig On The Green - ...

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MARILYN MANSON: Not One Of The Beautiful People

MARILYN MANSON's mug shot, taken in connection with his arrest for assaulting a security guard in Michigan back in July 2001 by rubbing his genitals against the guard's neck, can be viewed at this location. As previously reported, MANSON pleaded guilty earlier this month to reduced misdemeanor charges stemming from the above-mentioned incident ...

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