Former MEGADETH Guitarist To Release Jazz Rock Album

Former MEGADETH guitarist Chris Poland's new project OHM, a Los Angeles-based jazz rock trio consisting of major label and studio musicians, have finalized the track listing for their self-titled debut CD, due in early 2003 via Lion Music. It is as follows: 01. Peanut Buddha 02. Lovesong 03. Came To Believe 04. ID 05. Between ...

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NIRVANA Debut At #3 On BILLBOARD's Top 200

NIRVANA's self-titled greatest-hits disc sold 234,331 copies in its first week of release to debut at No. 3 on the Billboard 200 chart. Meanwhile, FOO FIGHTERS' "One by One" tumbled from No. 3 to No. 19 in its second week. Topping the chart was the soundtrack to the EMINEM film "8 Mile", with sales of ...

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SEPULTURA: 10 New Songs Ready To Go

SEPULTURA have completed rough versions of 10 new songs in instrumental form for their upcoming studio album, due in early 2003. According to the group's official web site, "last week they recorded a CD with 8 of [the songs] and they are using it to work on the lyrics... [Frontman] Derrick [Green] plays guitar in ...

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Former LIFE OF AGONY Frontman Announces Solo Gigs

Former LIFE OF AGONY frontman Keith Caputo will be performing a solo date at CBGB's Gallery in New York City on Wednesday, Dec. 4. He is also scheduled to appear at a WSOU-sponsored show on Saturday, Dec. 14. More details will be announced soon. As previously reported, LIFE OF AGONY will be playing two reunion ...

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MUDVAYNE Video Posted Online

MUDVAYNE's video for their current single, "Not Falling", has been posted online at this location. The clip will be premiered tonight (Nov. 7) at midnight (EST) on MTV's "All Things Rock", which will also reportedly include a personal appearance from the band. The director of the music video was Joel Peissig, who ...

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DEF LEPPARD: UK Tour Unveiled

DEF LEPPARD have announced the following UK dates during February 2003: Feb. 15 - Newport, UK @ Newport Centre Feb. 17 – Portsmouth, UK @ Guildhall Feb. 19 – Wolverhampton, UK @ Civic Hall Feb. 20 – Sheffield, UK @ HallamFM Arena Feb. 22 – Newcastle, UK @ Newcastle City Hall Feb. 23 – Manchester, ...

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GRAVE Set North American Release Date For Comeback CD

Legendary Swedish death metallers GRAVE will issue their long-awaited comeback CD, "Back From The Grave", in North America on Jan. 28, 2003 through Century Media Records. Meanwhile, the band have posted the following update via their official web site: "The [European CD] release party [at The Shrine club in Stockholm on Friday, Oct. 11] went ...

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Booking Agency: NO MERCY X-MASS FESTIVAL Date In London Still On

Contrary to a report posted here yesterday, the No Mercy X-Mass Festival date in London, UK, scheduled for Dec. 9 at at London's Electric Ballroom — featuring SIX FEET UNDER, MARDUK, IMPALED NAZARENE and IMMOLATION, among others — has NOT been cancelled, according to the tour's organizers, the Metallysee booking agency. All shows will go ...

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BRUTALITY Reform, Plan Comeback CD

Legendary Tampa death metallers BRUTALITY have reformed and are busy writing material for a new album, according to Digital Metal. The group's upcoming release, "From the Ashes", will reportedly include contributions from original guitarist and founding member Larry Sapp, bassist Jeff Acres, and vocalist Scott Reigel as well as members of one-time BRUTALITY side-project ASTAROTH. ...

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