40 GRIT: The California Tour

San Francisco Bay Area's 40 GRIT have announced the following live appearances during the coming weeks: Mar. 30 – Livermore, CA @ Pine St. Apr. 12 - Concord, CA @ Bourbon St. Apr. 26 - Turlock, CA @ Season Tickets Apr. 27 - Los Banos, CA @ The Fun Zone May 03 – Hollywood, CA ...

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FOR MY PAIN: A New Finnish "Supergroup"

FOR MY PAIN is the name of a brand new Finnish "goth metal act who feature several well-known musicians from the local metal scene. The group's current line-up stands as follows: Tuomas Holopainen (NIGHTWISH) - keyboards Altti Vetelinen (ETERNAL TEARS OF SORROW) - bass Lauri Tuohimaa (EMBRAZE) - guitar Olli-Pekka Trr (ex-ETERNAL TEARS OF SORROW) ...

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STATIC-X Upcoming Dates Announced

STATIC-X will be embarking on another headlining tour of the USA and will perform at several big radio shows across the country. Confirmed dates so far are as follows: Mar. 29 - La Luna/Gotham, San Bernardino, CA Apr. 19 - House of Blues Anaheim, Anaheim, CA Apr. 27 - Lee Vista Park/WJRR Show, Orlando, FL ...

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TUSKA OPEN AIR METAL Festival: First Acts Announced

MACHINE HEAD, NIGHTWISH and SONATA ARCTICA are three of the acts that have been confirmed for the Tuska Open Air Metal Festival, which is scheduled to take place on July 12-14 in Helsinki, Finland. In its fifth installment, Tuska Open Air Metal Festival is expected to draw in excess of 10,000 attendees over a three-day ...

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GIRLSCHOOL Confirmed For SWEDEN ROCK

Veteran UK hard rockers GIRLSCHOOL are the latest act to have been confirmed for the Sweden Rock Festival, which is scheduled to take place on Friday, June 7th and Saturday, June 8th in Slvesborg, Sweden. The full list of artists currently set to appear at the event is as follows: TED NUGENT HALFORD STATUS QUO ...

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YNGWIE MALMSTEEN To Issue Early Recordings

YNGWIE MALMSTEEN will shortly be releasing a new CD, entitled The Genesis!, consisting of the guitarist's old material re-mastered by YNGWIE himself. A bonus song will be included as well as an interview with YNGWIE about how the songs really came together. Although most of this material has previously been issued on countless bootlegs and ...

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