FOZZY Confirmed For Germany's BANG YOUR HEAD Festival

FOZZY, featuring WWF wrestler Chris Jericho, former members of STUCK MOJO and producer Andy Sneap, are the latest act to have been confirmed for this year's Bang Your Head festival, which is scheduled to take place in Balingen, Germany on June 28th and 29th. The full list of artists currently scheduled to appear at the ...

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MANOWAR, IMMORTAL, CATASTROPHIC North American Dates Announced

The initial dates for the forthcoming MANOWAR, IMMORTAL, CATASTROPHIC, and HAVOCHATE US tour have been announced. They are as follows: Apr. 27 - The Trocadero - Philadelphia, PA Apr. 28 - M (formerly The Metropol) – Pittsburgh, PA May 01 - Emerson Theater – Indianapolis, IN (w/BLUDGEON) May 03 - St. Andrews Hall – Detroit, ...

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NUCLEAR ASSAULT: New York City Gig Details Revealed

The last-ever New York City appearance of the original line-up of NUCLEAR ASSAULTJohn Connelly (guitar/vocals), Anthony Bramante (guitars), Danny Lilker (bass), and Glenn Evans (drums)—will take place on Friday, May 10th at CBGBs, and will include performances from DRAGONLORD (featuring members of TESTAMENT and SADUS), GOATWHORE (featuring members of SOILENT GREEN), INCANTATION, CANDY STRIPER DEATH ...

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ICED EARTH's JON SCHAFFER: No New Music Until Spring/Summer 2003

ICED EARTH guitarist Jon Schaffer has completed work on the music for four songs for the next DEMONS & WIZARDS album—Schaffer's hugely-acclaimed collaboration with BLIND GUARDIAN vocalist Hansi Kursch—but has yet to share the material with Kursch, who is presently busy promoting the recently-released BLIND GUARDIAN CD A Night At The Opera, according to a ...

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ASTRIAAL Prepare To Record New CD, Line Up Live Performances

Australia's ASTRIAAL have been busy finalizing the pre-production for their forthcoming full-length studio opus, tentatively titled Renascent Misanthropy. ASTRIAAL are currently in negotiations with a number of labels for its release, and the album will be recorded mid-winter in Brisbane. Finishing the pre-production has allowed an earlier than expected return to the live environment for ...

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PAPA ROACH, KID ROCK, FRED DURST To Pay Tribute To AEROSMITH

PAPA ROACH, KID ROCK and SUM-41 are among the acts that have signed up for MTV's upcoming mtvICON salute to AEROSMITH. The aforementioned groups will perform AEROSMITH songs at the event, which will be taped on April 14th in Los Angeles and will air three days later on MTV. Also offering a “testimonial” will be ...

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Former ALICE IN CHAINS Guitarist Announces North American Dates

Former ALICE IN CHAINS guitarist JERRY CANTRELL has announced the following live dates during late spring/early summer: Apr. 26 - Bicentennial Park - Miami, FL Apr. 28 - Festival Park - Zephyrhills, FL The Road To The Rackhouse (w/NICKELBACK) May 13 - Albuquerque Convention Center - Albuquerque, NM May 14 - Fillmore Auditorium - Denver, ...

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