MÖTLEY CRÜE Singer Berates Audience, Walks Out

MÖTLEY CRÜE frontman Vince Neil walked off a nightclub stage in a huff — apparently because the audience didn't know the lyrics of some of his solo numbers, according to the Associated Press. Neil was performing with a backup band in Steamboat Springs, Colorado Thursday night. Jim Turczynski, manager of Levelz nightclub, says Neil played ...

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Ex-PEARL JAM Drummer In Talks To Join BROWN

Raleigh, North Carolina's BROWN, featuring former CORROSION OF CONFORMITY drummer Reed Mullin on guitar/vocals, have reportedly been in discussions with ex-PEARL JAM sticksman Dave Abbruzzese about possibly joining the group. BROWN, who no longer include in their ranks producer John Custer (i.e. C.O.C., DAG, CRY OF LOVE) on guitar, are said to have been utilizing ...

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TRANSPORT LEAGUE Announce Upcoming Dates

Sweden's TRANSPORT LEAGUE have lined up the following dates during the coming months: Aug. 16 - Lysekil Rocks - Lysekil, SWE Dec. 04 - Metalclub – Karlstad, SWE (w/RECLUSION) Additional shows in Denmark, Finland and Switzerland will be announced shortly. ...

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EARTH MAKER Frontman, Guitarist To Embark On Japanese Promo Tour

EARTH MAKER frontman John West (i.e. ROYAL HUNT) and guitarist Chris Caffery (i.e. SAVATAGE) will embark on a Japanese promotional trip during October 7-13th. They will perform unplugged shows, meet the fans, and visit record stores. EARTH MAKER's debut album is set for release on September 18th in Japan via Yamaha Music and sometime in ...

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SILVERCHAIR's DANIEL JOHNS To Appear On "Rockline"

SILVERCHAIR frontman Daniel Johns will appear on the syndicated radio program Rockline on Monday, August 26th. Johns will be introducing some older SILVERCHAIR songs plus some songs from the new album Diorama. He will also field questions for 90 minutes live on air from Los Angeles where he is currently receiving medical treatment for his ...

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CORROSION OF CONFORMITY Members Launch Side Project

LET 'LONES, the new Raleigh, North Carolina-based outfit consisting of three-quarters of CORROSION OF CONFORMITY (Woody Weatherman on guitar, Mike Dean on bass and vocals, and newest addition, Merritt Partridge on drums) will make their live debut on Saturday, August 17th at Kings Barcade in downtown Raleigh. Also scheduled to perform are headliners NIGHT MOOSE ...

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EXODUS Guitarist, Manager Join Forces In DRUG PIG

EXODUS guitarist Gary Holt and current EXODUS manager/former guitar tech Steve Warner have reportedly joined forced in a side project called DRUG PIG, which recently completed work on five songs and tentatively plans to issue a full-length album in 2003. Details are sketchy at the moment, but the duo have apparently set their sights on ...

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