PUDDLE OF MUDD Give Fans Chance To Join The Band On Tour

PUDDLE OF MUDD, whose sophomore album, "Life on Display", will be released Nov. 25 through Flawless/Geffen Records, are giving fans a chance to join the band on tour for a week. The "Puddle Of Mudd Platinum Pass" contest will plant 11 passes in random pressings of the initial run of the new album. Ten first-prize ...

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DARKANE: 'Rusted Angel' Reissue Out In Europe

Sweden's DARKANE have posted the following message on their official web site: " 'Rusted Angel' has finally been re-released in Europe through Regain Records. To celebrate this we'll give you the opportunity to see a video clip from the recording in 1998. Go to this location to download the 10-minute clip (Size: 73 ...

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CEMETARY: New Album To Surface In April

CEMETARY mainman Mathias Lodmalm has issued the following update via the group's web site: "As I write this I'm heading out for Hong Kong to finish off what is to be 'Phantasma'. This album has taken me over three years and three continents to finish and now is the time to wrap things up. 2004 ...

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KORN And LIMP BIZKIT To Tour Together

KORN and LIMP BIZKIT will co-headline a tour, dubbed Back 2 Basics, beginning on November 10 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The X-Box-sponsored trek will mark the first time the two bands will be touring together since 1999. "We're very excited about it because it's about us going back to the day when we were doing ...

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AXXIS To Release New Album In January

German metallers AXXIS will release their latest CD, "Time Machine, on January 26, 2004 through AFM Records. The album was mixed by Dennis Ward (PINK CREAM 69) at House Of Audio studios in Southern Germany and features cover artwork Derek Gores (KAMELOT, DIONYSUS). The complete track listing for "Time Machine" is as follows: 01. Mystery ...

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Former GREAT WHITE Drummer's Home Destroyed In Fire

Former GREAT WHITE drummer Audie Desbrow lost his home in one of the most destructive and deadly wildfire outbreaks in California history, according to the Los Angeles Times. Gone in the fire was the recording studio along with hundreds of CDs, music industry awards — everything he owned. Standing near the burned-out Del Rosa neighborhood ...

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RHINO BUCKET To Record New EP

RHINO BUCKET, the Bon Scott-era AC/DC sound-alike band that recorded two albums for Warner Bros./ EMI back in '90 and '92 and an independent album in '94 with former AC/DC drummer Simon Wright, are in the process of recording a new EP. After a seven-year hiatus, RHINO BUCKET recently re-emerged for select bar dates in ...

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