Former GUNS N' ROSES Guitarist Lines Up Solo Dates

Former GUNS N' ROSES guitarist Gilby Clarke has lined up the following solo appearances during March: Mar. 05 – Scottsdale, AZ @ Chasers Mar. 06 - Tucson, AZ @ The Rock Mar. 05 - Scottsdale, AZ @ Chasers Mar. 11 - Springfield, VA @ Jaxx Mar. 12 - Wallington, NJ @ The Wreck Room Mar. ...

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TOMMY LEE Bassist To Tour With PRONG

TOMMY LEE bassist Marty O'Brien has issued the following update on his recent and upcoming activities: "I've been pretty busy lately. Tommy Lee is locked up in his home studio writing new songs, so I'm taking advantage of the time off and I'm playing for anyone and everyone… Most importantly, I've gone and joined a ...

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MOTÖRHEAD Guitarist To Perform Welsh National Anthem

MOTÖRHEAD guitarist Phil Campbell will be performing the Welsh National Anthem as part of the celebration heralding the end of the "100 Welsh Heroes" project. Phil will be on the first show, playing the Welsh National Anthem. The second show is a highlights/debate show. The details are as follows: Monday, March 1, 2004: 7:15 p.m. ...

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PRIME STH To Release Sophomore Album In April

Sweden's PRIME STH have set an April 5 continental European release date through Nuclear Blast Records for their sophomore album, "Beautiful Awakening". The follow-up to 2002's "Underneath The Surface" (Giant Records) was produced by vocalist Noa Modén and drummer Kasper Lindgren and mixed by Lasse Mårtén (BACKYARD BABIES) at the Decibel Studios in Stockholm. Check ...

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THE NIGHTWATCHMAN To Perform At BOYCOTT TACO BELL Rally

AUDIOSLAVE/ex-RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE guitarist Tom Morello's political folk alter ego THE NIGHTWATCHMAN will be performing a couple of songs at the Boycott Taco Bell Rally that is happening March 5 at the Taco Bell Headquarters in Irvine, California. THE NIGHTWATCHMAN will be performing around 1:00 p.m. For more information on the boycott, go to ...

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NIKKI SIXX Shoots Down KISS/POISON Tour Rumors

MÖTLEY CRÜE/BRIDES OF DESTRUCTION bassist Nikki Sixx has shot down reports that BRIDES OF DESTRUCTION will be touring this summer with POISON and KISS. "No way in fucking hell would we (BRIDES OF DESTRUCTION or MÖTLEY CRÜE) ever, ever tour with a fucking band like POISON," he said in an online posting. "We have had ...

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UNDERCROFT To Release Mini-CD In April

Chilean death/thrash metallers UNDERCROFT are completing work on a new mini-CD, tentatively due in late April through Virus Music. The as-yet-untitled CD will include three new studio tracks (recorded with engineer Markus Geiger at Kick That To The Moon Studio in Hamburg, Germany), live tracks recorded at last December's Fuck Christmas festival in Hamburg, Germany, ...

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IMPELLITTERI: 'Pedal To The Metal' Track Listing Revealed

MelodicRock.com has posted the complete track listing for the new IMPELLITTERI album, "Pedal To The Metal", due in Japan on March 24. "Pedal To The Metal" track listing: 01. The Writings On The Wall 02. Crushing Daze 03. Destruction 04. Dance With The Devil 05. Hurricane 06. Judgment Day 07. The Iceman Cometh 08. P.U.N.K. ...

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ELDRITCH To Release New Album In May

Italian progressive-aggressive metal band ELDRITCH are scheduled to release their long-awaited fifth album, "Portrait Of The Abyss Within", on May 24 through Limb Music Products. According to a statement from Limb Music, "this album shows the band at its maximum level of songwriting and playing. The band approached the studio with a back to the ...

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