Brazilian THRASH OF THE TITANS Cancelled!

The Brazilian edition of the Thrash Of The Titans festival, which was set to take place on April 20th at Estacionamento do Anhembi in São Paulo, has been cancelled and is unlikely to be rescheduled, according to several informed sources. Although no official announcement has yet been made, it appears that poor organization is largely ...

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VOIVOD Set To Utilize GROOVY AARDVARK Bassist For Upcoming Live Shows

The current incarnation of VOIVOD, featuring returning frontman Snake (a.k.a. Denis Belanger), will reportedly be utilizing the services of GROOVY AARDVARK bassist Vincent Peake during the band's upcoming gigs with MOTÖRHEAD in Toronto, Ontario at Kool Haus (formerly The Warehouse) on April 27th and in Montreal, Quebec at Le Medley on April 28th. It should ...

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DYNAMO FESTIVAL Rumored To Reappear In July

Holland's problem-plagued Dynamo Festival appears to be on the verge of securing a site near the town of Eindhoven for a one-day concert in July that will likely feature 15 bands performing to a capacity crowd of 12,000-15,000, in an arrangement that will be similar to the festival's set-up during its formative years in the ...

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THE GATHERING Carry On Writing New Material, Plot US Tour

Despite threats of litigation from longtime label Century Media Records (who are apparently owed another CD from the band under their present agreement with the act), Holland's THE GATHERING are going ahead with their plans to issue the group's next studio album through their own Psychonaut Records. According to drummer Hans Rutten, “we will find ...

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STONE TEMPLE PILOTS Frontman Comments On LINKIN PARK Collaboration

STONE TEMPLE PILOTS frontman Scott Weiland recently had the following to say about the group's collaboration with LINKIN PARK vocalist Chester Bennington on a live version of the STP track "Wonderful", which is included on the forthcoming Family Values 2001 album: “Chester was coming out on stage with us pretty much from the onset of ...

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