ASHTON KUTCHER As TOMMY LEE In 'The Dirt' Movie?

According to the latest Popbitch.com newsletter, Ashton Kutcher ("That '70s Show", "The Butterfly Effect") has been approached to play Tommy Lee in the movie adaptation of MÖTLEY CRÜE's best-selling band autobiography, "The Dirt: Confessions of the World's Most Notorious Rock Band". MÖTLEY CRÜE bassist Nikki Sixx had previously stated that his early favorite to play ...

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ANNIHILATOR To Open For JUDAS PRIEST In Europe

Long-running Canadian thrashers ANNIHILATOR will be opening for JUDAS PRIEST at select dates on the British heavy metal legends' upcoming European tour. Confirmed dates so far are as follows: Jun. 02 – Leipzig, GER @ Haus Auensee Jun. 06 - Frauenfeld, SWI @ Festhalle Rüegerholz Jun. 08 – Berlin, GER @ Arena Berlin Jun. 13 ...

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CENTINEX Film New Video

Sweden's CENTINEX have posted the artwork for the vinyl edition of their latest release, "Decadence - Prophecies Of Cosmic Chaos", at this location. In other news, CENTINEX have finished filming a video for the track "Arrival Of The Spectrum Obscure" (mp3). The clip, which features an appearance by top Swedish model ...

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SAXON Begin Recording New Album

SAXON are presently holed up at Gems studio in Lincolnshire, U.K. recording tracks for their as-yet-untitled new CD. Photos from the recording sessions have been posted online at this location. SAXON are also planning on releasing another DVD, the content of which is currently a closely guarded secret, but which will include some ...

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BAL-SAGOTH Prepare To Record New Album, Part Ways With Drummer

U.K.-based black/death quintet BAL-SAGOTH have nearly finished the writing of the long-awaited sixth studio album and will enter the studio soon. The as-yet-untitled CD shall be released during the fourth quarter of 2004 through Nuclear Blast Records. In other BAL-SAGOTH-related news, drummer Dave Mackintosh has decided to leave the band to concentrate full-time on his ...

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FLESHCRAWL Confirmed For Germany's PARTY.SAN OPEN AIR Festival

Germany's FLESHCRAWL are the latest act confirmed for the Party.San Open Air Festival, set to take place Aug. 12-14 in Bad Berka, Germany. The complete list of bands currently scheduled to appear at the festival is as follows (in alphabetical order): CARPATHIAN FOREST CRYPTIC WINTERMOON DARK FUNERAL DISFEAR DISMEMBER ENDSTILLE ENSIFERUM FLESHCRAWL GOLEM GOREROTTED GRAVE ...

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