AMERICAN HEAD CHARGE Part Ways With Guitarist

AMERICAN HEAD CHARGE have amicably parted ways with guitarist Wayne Kile and have already recruited a replacement, whose name has yet to be disclosed. According to Kile, we seemed to be going slowly in different creative directions and it finally came to a head. I love them all and we have no qualms, but they ...

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MOLLO/MARTIN Set Release Date For "The Cage 2"

Former BLACK SABBATH frontman Tony Martin's collaboration with Italian guitarist Dario Mollo, which goes by the name, will release their sophomore effort, entitled The Cage 2, in Europe and Japan on May 22nd. No US release date has been scheduled as yet. The final track listing for the album is as follows: 01. Terra Toria ...

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THE OSBOURNES To Make "Tonight Show" Appearance

OZZY OSBOURNE, wife Sharon and their kids Kelly and Jack will reportedly be guests on NBC's The Tonight Show With Jay Leno tonight, March 29th in what is apparently NOT a repeat of their December appearance on the same show. In other news, unconfirmed rumors suggest that a Behind The Music VH1 documentary on BLACK ...

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DORO PESCH To Issue "Fight" In September

DORO (aka ex-WARLOCK frontwoman Doro Pesch) is tentatively scheduled to issue her latest studio album, entitled Fight, through SPV/Steamhammer Records during August. Containing 12 tracks, the album will include such cuts as "Always Live To Win", "Fight" and "Descent", the last of which is a duet with TYPE O NEGATIVE's Peter Steele. Also included will ...

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VIO-LENCE Acquire Rights To Classic Debut, Seek Out Licensing Deal

Reunited San Francisco Bay Area thrashers VIO-LENCE have acquired the rights to the group's classic 1988 debut release, Eternal Nightmare (originally issued through Mechanic/MCA Records), and are looking to license it to a label for re-release in the coming months. A possibility of a double-CD package containing a live recording made during the band's appearance ...

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KROKUS Announce Rare US Live Appearances

Veteran Swiss hard rockers KROKUS, featuring guitarist Fernando Von Arb as the sole remaining member from the group's classic line-up, have announced several California live dates during June. They are as follows: Jun. 21 - Anaheim, CA @ The Shack Jun. 22 - Anaheim, CA @ The Shack Jun. 27 - Sacramento, CA @ The ...

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