MORTIIS To Tour US In October

Norway's MORTIIS (currently residing in Sweden) is tentatively scheduled to embark on a US tour in October. "Although this is still in the early planning stages, everyone involved seems very eager to make this happen," reads a statement on the singer's official web site. "The original idea was to do it in June but we ...

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OZZY OSBOURNE Slapped With Trademark Infringement Lawsuit

OZZY OSBOURNE has been slapped with a trademark infringement lawsuit accusing the singer of stealing an idea for a T-shirt, according to Allstar. In the suit, filed in U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York on Tuesday, May 28th, T-Shirt Hell, Inc., is claiming its T-shirt design reading "Fuck My Family I'm ...

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MARILYN MANSON: TWIGGY Will Be Missed

MARILYN MANSON has issued a follow-up message regarding the departure of bassist Twiggy Ramirez via his online "journal" at www.marilynmanson.com. It reads as follows: "THIS WILL NOT BE THE LAST DAY ON EARTH "Believing in yourself and making a tough, almost impossible decision can hopefully define a man. This day is far harder ...

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KORN's MUNKY Selling Speedboat Via EBay

KORN guitarist Munky is auctioning off his speedboat via Ebay, with the starting bid set at $90,000. "If you're a KORN fan or even if you're just a fan of fast boats, here's your chance to own an awesome speedboat," reads a statement at the auction site. "Currently owned by the guitar player ...

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HERMANO Confirmed For Holland's DYNAMO OPEN AIR Festival

HERMANO, the new outfit fronted by UNIDA/ex-KYUSS frontman John Garcia, are the latest act to have been confirmed for this year's Dynamo Open Air festival, which is scheduled to take place on Sunday, July 14th at sports park Boshoven in the town of Weert, situated 20 km south of Eindhoven, Holland. The full list of ...

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It's Official: "THE OSBOURNES" To Return For Second Season

The Osbournes will return for a second season on MTV, the cable network announced today. "It's proven to be a seminal show for MTV," network president Van Toffler said. "Part of the charm is that it was so unexpected, and I believe the reason it works is the juxtaposition of the freakiest, weirdest human on ...

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MARILYN MANSON Split With TWIGGY RAMIREZ, Enlist KMFDM Man As Replacement

MARILYN MANSON have split with longtime bassist Twiggy Ramirez and have replaced him with Tim Skold (ex-SHOTGUN MESSIAH/KMFDM). Skold, originally from Sweden, joins fellow MANSON family members John 5 (guitar), M.W. Gacy (keyboards) and Ginger Fish (drums). "I have spent eight months transforming this band and our new songs into an unstoppable juggernaut, and sadly ...

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