EARTHTONE9 To Issue EP, Embark On Headlining Run

Britain's EARTHTONE9 will be issuing a brand new EP, entitled Omega, through Copro Records on April 8th. The CD will feature three new cuts, recorded during the summer of 2001 at The Fallout Shelter in London, plus other rarities and live recordings. The full track listing for the effort is as follows: 01. Amnesia 02. ...

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DEADSY To Play Viper Room On March 2nd

DEADSY, who feature in their ranks guitarist/vocalist Elijah Blue Allman (the son of actress Cher), will play a show at the Viper Room in Los Angeles on March 2nd. The Viper Room is a 21-and-over venue. You can purchase advance tickets by calling (310) 358-1881 between 11 AM and 7 PM. Payment is by credit ...

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VACANT STARE Prepare Debut CD, Headlining Tour

Britain's VACANT STARE will release their debut album, entitled Vindication, through Copro Records in the UK on March 18th and in the rest of Europe during April. Recorded and mixed over a two-month period at Philia and Backstage studios, the album was recorded by Martin Barbour (i.e. CAPDOWN, MEDULLA NOCTE), Dave Chang (i.e. STAMPIN' GROUND, ...

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IRON MAIDEN Frontman Back On The Airwaves

IRON MAIDEN frontman Bruce Dickinson will be hosting The Rock Show on Saturdays and The Freak Zone on Sundays via a new BBC-affiliated digital radio channel called 6 Music, which is scheduled to launch on March 11th. Bruce's first shows will take place the following weekend: Saturday, March 16th - The Rock Show – 9 ...

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MASTERPLAN Continue Work On Debut CD

MASTERPLAN, the new project formed by former HELLOWEEN guitarist Roland Grapow and drummer Uli Kusch, are preparing to return to the studio on February 25th to complete the vocals and solo parts for their upcoming debut CD, which is tentatively scheduled to be released in early summer. The group are planning on spending ten days ...

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METALLIBASH 2002 Details Announced

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Metallibash 2002, the second convention for METALLICA fans, will take place on Saturday, July 13th in the Great American Music Hall (www.gamh.com) in San Francisco, CA. Although we're in bigger and better accommodations, this year we're in keeping with last year's success by inviting METALLICA's tribute band CREEPING DEATH (

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NEUROTICA Set Release Date For New CD, Line Up Local Gig

Florida's NEUROTICA, featuring former ATHEIST frontman Kelly Shaefer, have recorded four new songs ("Whirlwind", "10 Feet Tall", "Get With It", and "POW") that will be added to the final track listing for their upcoming third, self-titled release, which is scheduled to be issued through Smackdown/Koch Records on May 21st. The album's first single, "All My ...

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GENE SIMMONS TONGUE Magazine Gets Closer To Launch

KISS bassist Gene Simmons' Gene Simmons Tongue magazine is presently on course for a May 21st on-sale date with an initial print run of 300,000, according to Sterling McFadden Publishing head honcho Allen Tuller. The current plan calls for the publication to start out with four issues a year but if demand calls for it, ...

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