APOCALYPTICA: Music For All Occasions

Finland's APOCALYPTICA have struck a deal with Fox Sports Net in the United States for usage of the band's rendition of Hall Of The Mountain King for upcoming NASCAR promotional television spots. The spots will be running from February 17th through July 6th of this year. This recent deal follows on the heels of some ...

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INSANE CLOWN POSSE Member Receives Probation In Assault Case

INSANE CLOWN POSSE member Violent J received 12 months of unsupervised probation in St. Louis Circuit Court on Wednesday, February 6th, stemming from an altercation outside radio station KPNT 105.7 last February. According to Allstar, the assault was the result of a long-running dispute between Violent J and a local DJ named Cookie, who allegedly ...

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DREAM THEATER Make Impressive Chart Debut

DREAM THEATER's Six Degrees Of Inner Turbulence CD has entered the Billboard Top 200 at position #46 and the Billboard Top Internet Albums chart at position #1. In 1999, Scenes From A Memory entered the Billboard Top 200 at position #73. ...

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DRAGONLAND Prepare For "Holy War"

Sweden's DRAGONLAND, featuring former PROPHANITY/NIGHTSHADE guitarist Nicklas Magnusson and KING DIAMOND touring keyboardist Elias Holmlid, will be entering Gothenburg's Studio Fredman with producer Anders Friden on March 14th to begin recording their second full-length CD, entitled Holy War, for a late summer release through Black Lotus Records. Scheduled to be mixed by veteran studio wizard ...

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GRAND MAGUS Announce European Tour With ORANGE GOBLIN, ROADSAW

Sweden's GRAND MAGUS, featuring current SPIRITUAL BEGGARS frontman Janne Christoffersson, will be joining ORANGE GOBLIN and ROADSAW on a full European tour during March. The dates are as follows: Feb. 28 Leuven, BEL @ Soja Mar. 01 Groningen, NETH @ Vera Mar. 02 Arnhem, NETH @ Willemeen Mar. 03 - Den Bosch, NETH @ Wilhelm ...

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PINNICK/AMENT Collaboration Begins To Take Shape

KING'S X frontman Doug Pinnick and PEARL JAM bassist Jeff Ament have recorded 18 or so tracks for their as-yet-unnamed project prior to Pinnick taking off for the current KING'S X US tour. At the moment, only about eight of the cuts have lyrics written for them, while the rest are only musically completed. No ...

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KISS Rock Out At Lane Bryant Appearance

KISS performed the following songs during their brief live appearance at the Lane Bryant fashion show, which took place at Roseland in New York City on Tuesday, February 5th: 01. Shout it Out Loud 02. Lick it Up 03. Love Gun 04. God of Thunder 05. Rock and Roll All Nite ...

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