PAPA ROACH To Collaborate With Rappers BLACK EYED PEAS

PAPA ROACH will collaborate with rappers BLACK EYED PEAS on an as-yet-untitled song that will be included on the latter's next studio effort, due later in the year. We've been holding out to actually work with an artist in person, PAPA ROACH frontman Jacoby Shaddix told MTV. When we've been asked to work with artists ...

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MISDEMEANOR To Support FU MANCHU

Swedish all-girl outfit MISDEMEANOR will be supporting FU MANCHU at the following dates: Apr. 15 – Paris, FRA @ Divan DuMonde Apr. 16 – Haarlem, NETH @ Patronaat Apr. 17 – Brussels, BEL @ VK The group's self-titled debut album, which was produced by ENTOMBED guitarist Alex Hellid, was released in Scandinavia on April 8th. ...

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ENCHANT Part With Drummer, Complete Work On New CD

San Francisco Bay Area prog-rockers ENCHANT have amicably parted ways with drummer Paul Craddick and have replaced him with ex-CHAOS THEORY sticksman Sean Flanegan. According to guitarist Doug Ott, “Sean is an old friend from a band named CHAOS THEORY, DALI'S DILEMMA now, who left the band before the name change to pursue different styles ...

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JON LORD To Perform With DEEP PURPLE On Upcoming UK Tour

Despite the fact that he has officially left the group, Jon Lord will play keyboards on DEEP PURPLE's rescheduled UK tour, which is due to take place in September. The dates are as follows: Sep. 07 – London, UK @ Hammersmith Apollo Sep. 08 – York, UK @ Barbican Sep. 09 – Bradford, UK @ ...

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AGNOSTIC FRONT Dates Announced

Hardcore veterans AGNOSTIC FRONT have announced the dates for their forthcoming world tour. They are as follows: Apr. 24 - Hartford, CT @ Webster Theatre Apr. 30 - Guelph, ON @ Trasheteria May 01 - Toronto, ON @ Kathedral May 10 - Buenos Aires, ARG @ TBA May 11 – Santiago, CHL @ TBA May ...

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ICED EARTH, IN FLAMES, JAG PANZER Sell Out (Literally)

The following ICED EARTH/IN FLAMES/JAG PANZER dates have reportedly been sold out: Apr. 12 - Old Bridge, NJ @ Birch Hill Nite Club Apr. 13 - Philadelphia, PA @ The Trocadero Apr. 14 - Montreal, QC @ Le Medley Apr. 15 - Toronto, ON @ Opera House Anyone wishing to attend one or more of ...

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DREAM THEATER Drummer To Pen Liner Notes For New RUSH CD

DREAM THEATER drummer Mike Portnoy will pen the liner notes for the Japanese version of the upcoming RUSH CD, entitled Vapor Trails. Says Portnoy: “I am honored to have been asked to write the liner notes for the Japanese version of their long-awaited, upcoming CD Vapor Trails, so I have been listening to this since ...

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