Former WHITE LION Singer To Issue First-Ever Live Album

Former WHITE LION singer Mike Tramp will issue his first-ever live album, titled "Rock 'N' Roll Alive", before the end of the year through Germany's ulfTone Records. The two-disc, 110-minute album was recorded this past summer in front of a capacity crowd at Copenhagen's legendary Pumpenhuset. The complete track listing for "Rock 'N' Roll Alive" ...

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MACHINE HEAD: European Support Bands Announced

MACHINE HEAD have announced the support acts for their upcoming "Through The Ashes Of Europe Tour", which now includes SIKTH, KILL II THIS, and BREED 77, as well as various local acts, depending on the date and venue. The details are as follows: Oct. 31 - Dublin, IRE - Ambassador (w/ local acts) Nov. 02 ...

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PRIMATE: Live Dates Announced

PRIMATE, the San Francisco Bay Area band featuring former SKINLAB guitarist Mike Roberts and ex-SYSTEMATIC bassist Nick St. Denis (on second guitar), have announced the following dates during October/November: Oct. 24 - Cadillac Ranch – Concord, CA Oct. 31 - The Time Out – Concord, CA Nov. 08 - The Pine Street Bar & Grill ...

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SEARING MEADOW Sign With CATHARSIS RECORDS

Finnish melodic death metal band SEARING MEADOW have signed a deal with Australia's Catharsis Records. The band are currently rehearsing material for their forthcoming full-length album, tentatively due in the spring. Check out clips from the group's 2002 "Enduring Enchantment" demo: "Wasted Heroes" (mp3), "Three Names For Denial" (mp3). ...

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DEICIDE Members Held On Drug, Weapons Charges

Buffalo News reports that two members of the Florida death metal band DEICIDE were arrested at the Lewiston-Queenston Bridge when they were found with drugs and weapons in a mobile home they were driving there from Canada, state police said. Benjamin T. Boynton [believed to be a member of the band's road crew — Ed.], ...

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DON ARDEN's Autobiography To Be Published In April

Don Arden's much-anticipated autobiography, "Mr. Big", has been pushed back to an April 2004 publication date via Robson Books. Arden, one of the earliest and most notorious managers of the rock 'n' roll era and father of Sharon Osbourne, wife/manager of former BLACK SABBATH singer Ozzy Osbourne, was frequently accused of violent, bullying tactics by ...

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