PARAGON To Cover SAXON, RUNNING WILD For Upcoming Tribute CDs

German power metallers PARAGON will shortly enter the studio to record a pair of cover songs: a version of SAXON's "20,000 Feet" for an upcoming SAXON tribute CD, plus an as-yet-undetermined RUNNING WILD selection (possibly "Masquerade") for the "Tribute To Running Wild" album being released this summer/autumn. Both CDs will surface through Remedy Records. AS ...

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SEVENDUST: Acoustic CD Details Revealed

SEVENDUST have finalized the track listing for their upcoming acoustic live live CD/DVD, "Southside Double-Wide Acoustic Live", due on May 4 through TVT Records. Recorded and filmed at The Georgia Theater in Athens, GA, the set contains many of the band's greatest hits, including "Bitch", "Too Close To Hate", "Black", "Xmas Day", "Broken Down", and ...

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PETER TÄGTGREN Joins BLOODBATH

BLOODBATH, the Swedish death metal supergroup featuring Anders "Blakkheim" Nyström (KATATONIA, DIABOLICAL MASQUERADE, BEWITCHED), Jonas Renkse (KATATONIA, OCTOBER TIDE) and Dan Swanö (NIGHTINGALE, DAN SWANÖ, UNICORN, EDGE OF SANITY, INFESTDEAD, ODYSSEY, PAN-THY-MONIUM), have announced the details of their new lineup following the departure of OPETH singer Mike Åkerfeldt. Joining Nyström, Renkse and Swanö in the ...

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KELLY OSBOURNE Shooting TV Pilot In Vancouver

The Canadian Press is reporting that Ozzy Osbourne's daughter Kelly is currently taking a break from reality TV to do some film work in Vancouver. Osbourne has been cast in the TV pilot of "Doing It", an hour-long romp based on the sex lives of Seattle teens. Shooting was due to wrap up this week ...

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KITTIE Discuss Approach To Recording New Album 'Until The End'

With just three weeks to make an album, KITTIE, producer Steve Thompson, and engineer Ian Hatton retreated to Longview Farm Studios to record an album with a live in-your-face feel. "Making this record was definitely a challenge because we had three weeks to record an album that should take two months, but nonetheless it has ...

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A PERFECT CIRCLE To Take Long Break After Spring Tour

A PERFECT CIRCLE plan on taking a long break following their June 13 concert in Denver to allow singer Maynard James Keenan to work on the follow-up to TOOL's 2001 offering "Lateralus" and primary songwriter Billy Howerdel to record a solo album. "We don't have any intention of breaking up or anything," Howerdel told MTV.com. ...

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