LIMP BIZKIT's Durst: "I'm A Hopeless Romantic"

The following item comes to us courtesy of The New York Post: He claims he "did it all for the [sex]," but LIMP BIZKIT frontman Fred Durst is nursing a lonely heart this Valentine's Day. Durst, who has been linked with Playboy Playmates Jamie Bergman and Summer Altice, admits he's still searching for that special ...

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Over 2,000 SLIPKNOT Fans Turned Away At Glasgow In-Store

Over 2,000 SLIPKNOT fans were turned away from a scheduled SLIPKNOT in-store appearance at Glasgow's Virgin Megastore this afternoon, February 14th, after more than 3,000 people showed up in hopes of meeting their masked heroes. According to a NME.com account, the doors were locked at noon after 1,000 devotees were already packed inside the store ...

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KORN's "Untouchables": Four Million Dollars And Counting

KORN's forthcoming fifth full-length album, titled Untouchables, has reportedly cost nearly four million dollars to produce, according to bassist Fieldy. "We spent a lot of time on it, and money. We're up to like three-and-a-half million on it now, which is ridiculous for a record." Untouchables is currently being mixed by Andy Wallace (i.e. SOULFLY, ...

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Former MSG/BATON ROUGE Frontman Inks Solo Deal

Vocalist/guitarist Kelly Keeling (i.e. BATON ROUGE, BLUE MURDER, MSG, GUITAR ZEUS, JOHN NORUM, etc.) has signed a recording agreement with Mascot Records and will record his new album in the spring for a late summer release. Keeling has been busy recently writing songs with (and for) DOKKEN, but he will now finally be able to ...

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TILES Prepare "Window Dressing" For Late 2002 Release

Detroit-based progressive rockers TILES have completed work on five songs for their forthcoming studio CD, tentatively titled Window Dressing, and will remain in pre-production mode for the next couple of months before entering the studio to begin tracking the effort. The band are hoping to bring former RUSH/VOIVOD producer Terry Brown into rehearsals this spring ...

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TO/DIE/FOR Taking A "Break", Pursuing Outside Projects

Finland's TO/DIE/FOR are taking a break to evaluate their future plans before deciding whether or not to carry on as a band, according to recent posting by lead guitarist Joonas “Jope” Koto. In the message, which was posted on the message board of TO/DIE/FOR's official web site, Koto vowed to renegotiate “all deals” before contemplating ...

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RUSH To Issue New Album In May

RUSH will issue an as-yet-untitled new album on May 14th through Atlantic/Anthem Records in the US. The trio's first studio album since 1996's Test For Echo, the album will reportedly be followed by a world tour, the group's first live dates since the Test For Echo tour ended on July 4th, 1997, in Ottawa. The ...

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U.D.O. European Dates Announced

German metallers U.D.O., led by former ACCEPT frontman Udo Dirkschneider, have announced the initial dates for their upcoming European tour. They are as follows: Mar. 28 - Helsinki, FIN @ Nostouri Mar. 29 - Tampere, FIN @ Pakahoune Mar. 30 - Sundsvall, SWE @ Pipeline Mar. 31 - Sälen, SWE @ Fjällis Tbc Apr. 01 ...

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