MÖTLEY CRÜE's NIKKI SIXX To Pen Tune For BACKSTREET BOYS?!

MÖTLEY CRÜE mainman Nikki Sixx has reportedly written a song, "Let's Get It Together" for possible inclusion on the next BACKSTREET BOYS album. The bassist is also said to have composed tracks for TANTRIC, SALIVA, and FAITH HILL. In related news, Sixx and wife Donna D'Errico were among the guests at KISS bassist/vocalist Gene Simmons' ...

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DIMENSION ZERO Announce Permanent Addition To Line-Up

Sweden's DIMENSION ZERO—featuring IN FLAMES guitarist Jesper Strömblad (on bass), ex-IN FLAMES axeman Glenn Ljungström, ex-MARDUK vocalist Jocke Göthberg and LUCIFERION/DIABOLIQUE drummer Hasse Nilsson—have officially added PATHOS guitarist Daniel Antonsson to the group's line-up. ...

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LIVING DEATH Classic Gets Reissued

Shark Records have announced plans to reissue the classic 1985 effort from German thrashers LIVING DEATH, entitled Metal Revolution, complete with several bonus live cuts, recorded in 1984. The full track listing for the CD is as follows: 01. Killing Machine 02. Grippin´ A Heart 03. Rulers Must Come 04. Screaming From A Chamber 05. ...

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MORBID ANGEL/HATE ETERNAL Axeman Denies CONTROL DENIED Involvement

Despite rumors to the contrary, MORBID ANGEL/HATE ETERNAL guitarist Erik Rutan will not have any involvement in the forthcoming CONTROL DENIED CD, entitled When Machine and Man Collide. According to DEATH's official web site, "all rumors [to the contrary] are totally false with no validity to it what so ever. [Erik] just wanted to clear ...

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BLACKMORE'S NIGHT European Dates Announced

BLACKMORE'S NIGHT, featuring former DEEP PURPLE/RAINBOW guitarist Ritchie Blackmore and his "companion" Candice Night, will embark on a European tour during the summer. Confirmed dates so far are as follows: Jul. 15 - Ascoli Piceno, ITA @ Medievo Festival Jul. 16 – Gardone, ITA @ Vittoriale Jul. 18 - Lucca Cortile, ITA @ Degli Svizzeri ...

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MYRKSKOG Complete Work On Sophomore CD

Norway's MYRKSKOG will issue their as-yet-untitled second album on September 17th through Candlelight Records. The full track listing for the effort is as follows: 01. Domain of the Superior 02. Detain the Skin 03. Trapped in Torment 04. Indisposable Deaths 05. Over the Gore 06. Blood Ejaculation 07. Utter Human Muder 08. Bleeding Wrists MYRKSKOG ...

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AEROSMITH Push Back "Greatest Hits" Release Date

AEROSMITH's upcoming double-disc career retrospective, entitled O, Yeah! — Ultimate AEROSMITH Hits, has had its release date pushed back a week to July 2nd. As previously reported, the set includes all the band's classics as well as two new songs, "Lay It Down" and "Girls of Summer". O, Yeah! will be available with four different ...

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GEORGE LYNCH/JEFF PILSON: Full Track Listing Unveiled

The full track listing for the forthcoming L/P debut, featuring former DOKKEN members George Lynch (guitar) and Jeff Pilson (bass/vocals) is as follows: 01. When You Bleed 02. Beast In The Box 03. Awaken 04. Ever Higher 05. Zero The End 06. Closer To None 07. Vaccine 08. The Evil That You Are 09. Chromanic ...

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