German "All-Star" Tribute To JUDAS PRIEST Confirmed For H-O-A Festival

JUDAS PRIEST cover band ELECTRIC EI, featuring HELLOWEEN drummer Mark Cross, X-13 vocalist Joerg Wesenberg, METALIUM guitarist Matthias Lange, X-13/SHOCKMASHINE guitarist Rolli Feldmann, and PARAGON drummer Markus Big M. Corby on bass, have been confirmed for the H-O-A (Headbangers Open Air) festival, which is scheduled to take place on Friday, June 21st and Saturday, June ...

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Ex-LED ZEPPELIN Frontman To Appear At Italy's MAY 1ST CONCERT

Former LED ZEPPELIN frontman Robert Plant is tentatively slated to appear at the May 1st Concert charity gig in Rome, Italy. "For the rights, for the development and the occupation, against terrorism" reads the official slogan of the 24-hour live event. A press conference held yesterday morning announced Plant in the line-up, but it's possible ...

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HATE ETERNAL Drummer Available For Lessons

HATE ETERNAL drummer Derek Roddy is opening up his schedule to start giving drum lessons. According to Roddy, I'm going to start giving drum lessons again. I just wanted to let any drummers living in the south Florida area (Ft. Lauderdale, Miami, West Palm Beach) know that they can contact me at [email protected] for more ...

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JASON NEWSTED's PAPA WHEELIE: Full Track Listing Unveiled

PAPA WHEELIE, the stoner punk metal crew consisting of former METALLICA bassist Jason Newsted (a.k.a. Jaylor) on guitar/vocals, Steven Wiig (a.k.a. Swiiglor) on drums and Joe Ledesma (a.k.a. Joefus) on bass, will shortly be issuing their debut CD, entitled Unipsycho, through Newsted's own Chophouse Records. The full track listing for the effort is as follows: ...

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Former MEGADETH Leader Makes Post-Split Public Appearance

Former MEGADETH mainman Dave Mustaine made a public appearance at last night's hockey match between the Phoenix Coyotes and San Jose Sharks (game 3 of the best-of-seven Western Conference quarterfinal series), where he was reportedly shown on camera by Fox Sports Net, who were covering the event. A huge hockey fan, Mustaine was apparently seated ...

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