DUFF MCKAGAN's LOADED To Invade Europe

LOADED, the new band of the ex-GUNS N' ROSES bassist Duff McKagan, will issue their Dark Days debut in Europe on July 15th via Locomotive Music. A European tour will follow beginning on July 15th in Hamburg, Germany. Confirmed dates are as follows: Jul. 15 - Hamburg, GER @ Schlachthof Jul. 16 - Berlin, GER ...

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FRETERNIA Part With Drummer, Announce Replacement

Sweden's FRETERNIA have replaced drummer Stefan Svantesson with Martin Tilander. According to the band, "playing in two bands [FRETERNIA and CRYSTAL EYES] finally became too much for Stefan and this is why he decided to leave FRETERNIA." FRETERNIA's new album, entitled A Nightmare Story, was recently completed at Studio Underground and is scheduled for an ...

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HALFORD Confirmed For Korea's SOYOROCK 2002 Festival

HALFORD have been confirmed as the headliners of this year's Soyorock 2002 (a.k.a. World Rock) festival, which is scheduled to take place in Kyung Gi Do, Korea on August 15-18. Other acts set to appear at the event include RAGE, GAMMA RAY and IRON BUTTERFLY. More bands will be confirmed in the weeks to come. ...

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Russia's LONG LIVE ROCK 'N' ROLL Festival Gets Postponed

Russia's Long Live Rock 'N' Roll Festival, which was previously scheduled to take place on June 28-30 at the 15,000-capacity VVC (Vserossiyskiy Vystavochniy Center, All-Russian Exhibition Center) in Moscow, has now apparently been postponed until August 23-25. As previously reported, SAXON, CANDLEMASS, SODOM, PRIMAL FEAR, SENTENCED, GLENN HUGHES, DORO, GRAVE DIGGER, URIAH HEEP and GAMMA ...

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THE CULT Live DVD Set For Japanese Release

THE CULT's Live In Los Angeles DVD, which was shot in October of last year, is due to be issued in Japan on July 24th. A North American/European release is expected a short time later. Live In Los Angeles reportedly contains 18 songs and has a running time of 87 minutes. ...

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