TOOL Guitarist's THE VERVE Contribution

TOOL guitarist Adam Jones makes an appearance on the VERVE REMIXED project on the TRICKY remix of BILLIE HOLIDAY's "Strange Fruit". Although Adam is credited on the album, TOOL management reportedly didn't want to have the TOOL brand name associated with the record and insisted that the original credit of "TRICKY AND TOOL" be changed ...

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SIX FEET UNDER Cancel Remainder Of North American Tour

SIX FEET UNDER have cancelled the remainder of their North American tour due to "some personal matters that members of the band had to take care of" (rumored to be a death in the family of one of the bandmembers), according to an official statement from the group's record company, Metal Blade Records. More details ...

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UFO Set Release Date For "Sharks"

The current incarnation of UFO—frontman Phil Mogg, bassist Pete Way, guitarist Michael Schenker and drummer Aynsley Dunbar—have set September 2nd as the release date for their brand new studio album, entitled Sharks. Sharks is set to feature the following 11 original compositions: 01. Outlaw Man 02. Quicksilver Rider 03. Serenity 04. Deadman Walking 05. Shadow ...

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ZYKLON Hard At Work On Next CD

Norway's ZYKLON, featuring Zamoth (a.k.a. Samoth) and Trym of EMPEROR, are in the process of writing material for their next album, which they hope to record at the end of the year for an early 2003 release. The follow-up to last year's World Ov Worms CD will feature Secthdamon (i.e. ODIUM/MYRKSKOG) on bass/vocals, following the ...

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GUNS N' ROSES: "Chinese Democracy" Scheduled For September Release

The current incarnation of GUNS N' ROSES—led by sole remaining original member Axl Rose—have reportedly set September 2nd as the release date for their perennially-delayed Chinese Democracy CD—nearly three years after the original release date, according to Undercover. Rose is said to have recorded over 70 songs for this record with various producers. In February, ...

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HALFORD To Perform Live On "ROCKLINE"

HALFORD will be performing tracks off their new release Crucible as well as several classic JUDAS PRIEST numbers live in the California studios of the syndicated radio show Rockline on Monday, July 22nd. HALFORD will be special guests for the entire 90-minute broadcast, which will see the group fielding phone calls from listeners taking in ...

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