SKINLAB Change Album Title Yet Again

According to an official press release from Century Media Records, SKINLAB have NOT changed the title of their forthcoming album to reVOLT, but have instead decided to name their third full-length CD reVoltingRoom. A May release is still expected. ...

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BAD RELIGION: First Dates Announced

BAD RELIGION have announced the first dates of their forthcoming world tour in support of their The Process Of Belief CD, which is due through Epitaph Records on January 22nd. They are as follows: Jan. 31 - Stahlwerk - Duesseldorf, GER Feb. 01 - Gr. Freiheit - Hamburg, GER Feb. 02 - Babylon - Munich, ...

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MIKE TERRANA Bares Soul On "Shadows Of The Past"

Former YNGWIE MALMSTEEN/current RAGE drummer Mike Terrana will be issuing his debut solo album, entitled Shadows Of The Past, on Tuesday, January 15th via Lion Music. The album features guest appearances from guitarist Steve Lukather (TOTO) and bassist Kevin Chown (ARTENSION). The full track listing for the effort is as follows: 01. Pleasure Cube 02. ...

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BACKYARD BABIES To Support DIE TOTEN HOSEN

Sweden's BACKYARD BABIES have been confirmed for the opening slot at two German shows by the immensely huge rockers DIE TOTEN HOSEN in early February. The band will then perform a headlining show in the UK and will take part in the NME Brat Awards in London. The dates are as follows: Feb. 08 – ...

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GALLERY Get Conceptual On Sophomore CD

Germany's GALLERY will enter the studio shortly with producer Dennis Ward (i.e. PINK CREAM 69, ANGRA) to record their as-yet-untitled sophomore effort, which will reportedly be a tribute to Douglas Adams, the writer of the legendary trilogy The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy. Tentative song titles set to be included on the upcoming CD are ...

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GARY MOORE Tells Story Of HENDRIX

Legendary axeman Gary Moore will be narrating a two-part series entitled The Jimi Hendrix Story, to be aired via BBC Radio 2 in the UK. The first part will be aired on Saturday, January 12th at 8:00 PM GMT. The series features archive interviews with Jimi himself, and also more recent interviews with Eric Clapton, ...

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SONATA ARCTICA : Live In Finland

Finnish melodic metallers SONATA ARCTICA have lined up the following dates in their home country: Jan. 25 - Tampere, FIN @ Pakkahuone Jan. 26 - Lapua, FIN @ Lapuahovi Feb. 08 - Paimio, FIN @ Tillintupa Feb. 09 - Turku, FIN @ Kåren Feb. 22 - Seinäjoki, FIN @ Uimahallin Urheilutalo Feb. 23 - Jyväskylä, ...

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PAIN, WOLF Announce Swedish Dates

Sweden's PAIN (featuring HYPOCRISY mainman Peter Tagtgren) and WOLF are teaming up for a Swedish mini-tour at the end of this month. The dates are as follows: Jan. 23 – Stockholm, SWE @ Shrine Jan. 30 - Linkoping, SWE @ Skylten Jan, 31 - Gothenburg, SWE @ Musikens Hus Feb. 01 - Huskvarna, SWE @ ...

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NEW END ORIGINAL Part With Drummer, Bassist

NEW END ORIGINAL, featuring former FAR/current ONELINEDRAWING frontman Jonah Matranga, have parted ways with drummer Charlie Walker (ex-CHAMBERLAIN/SPLIT LIP) and bassist Scott Winegard (ex-TEXAS IS THE REASON). According to an official statement from Matranga, “for different personal reasons, independently from one another, Charlie and Scott decided that they didn't want to be in a band ...

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