JERRY CANTRELL, BILLY DUFFY Form New Supergroup?

According to a source close to John Corabi (ex-MÖTLEY CRÜE, BRIDES OF DESTRUCTION, THE SCREAM), a new supergroup is brewing in Los Angeles featuring Corabi on vocals, plus Billy Duffy from THE CULT and Jerry Cantrell from ALICE IN CHAINS on guitar. They have reportedly been jamming for about two weeks, and have a debut ...

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STRATOVARIUS At PIORNO ROCK: Review, Photos Posted Online

MetalYou.com has posted a review and pictures of STRATOVARIUS' performance at the Piorno Rock festival in Spain Saturday night (Feb. 28). "[Singer Timo] Kotipelto was the best yesterday, he sang everything perfectly, reaching all the high notes and, like always and giving everything to the audience," Jose M. Tornay writes. "Kotipelto and [drummer] Jörg [Michael] ...

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H.I.M. To Tour U.S. In April

Finnish goth-metallers H.I.M. have announced the first dates of their U.S. headlining tour. Support will come from KILL HANNAH. The trek is shaping up as follows: Apr. 15 - New York, NY - Bowery Ballroom Apr. 16 - Philadelphia, PA - Theatre of Living Arts Apr. 17 - Asbury Park, NJ - Paramount Theatre (Skate ...

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KROKUS Deny Split Rumors

Veteran Swiss hard rockers KROKUS have issued a statement via their official web site refuting rumors that they have either split up or undergone drastic lineup changes. "The band is right now touring through Germany still with the same line-up," they write. "Marc [Storace, vocals] and Fern [a.k.a. Fernando von Arb, guitar] are rockin' together ...

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VIRTUOCITY: Live Video Clip Posted Online

Finnish melodic neo-classical heavy metal band VIRTUOCITY have posted a short video clip of their live performance at Klubi in Hyvinkää, Finland on February 7 at this location (Real Media, file size approx. 6.6 MB). The show served as a record-release party for the band's sophomore album, "Northern Twilight Symphony", which was issued ...

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ULI JON ROTH Performs In Front Of A Sold-Out Crowd In Greece

Legendary guitarist Uli Jon Roth (ex-SCORPIONS) performed his first-ever show in Athens, Greece Saturday night (Feb. 28) in front of a "sold-out house," according to a post on Roth's web site. " Uli entered the stage to a thunderous standing ovation, which lasted for a long time. He performed for about an hour and played ...

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'THE OSBOURNES 2 ½': New DVD Scheduled For Release In May

A brand-new "The Obsournes" DVD, titled "The Osbournes 2 ½" will be released on May 4 through Miramax Home Entertainment, according to TVShowsOnDVD.com. Following in the footsteps of the "The Osbournes: The 1st Season" and "The Osbournes: The 2nd Season", "The Osbournes 2 ½" is a 2-disc box set that collects the second half of ...

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FRANTIC BLEEP Continue Work On Debut Album

Norway's FRANTIC BLEEP have issued the following update via their official web site: "We're still working on our debut album, things [have] been going a bit slow lately, but we hope to finish the album within the next couple of months. We've recorded the basic tracks and we hope to finish all the instrumental tracks ...

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