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TILES To Release Live Album

Michigan-based progressive rock band TILES will celebrate the 15th anniversary of the international release of its self-titled debut CD next year by issuing a live record. According to the group, the set will most likely be "just a self-released, limited-edition" CD, available through the official TILES web site (and possibly at least one digital service ...

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Submit Questions For RUSH's Longtime Graphic Artist

According to a posting on the RUSH fan site RushIsABand.com, TheCanadianMusicScene.com is allowing readers to submit questions for an upcoming question-and-answer session with RUSH's longtime graphic artist Hugh Syme. Hugh recently celebrated the release of the TILES album "Fly Paper", for which he designed the cover. He also played keyboards on the tracks ...

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TILES: 'Sacred & Mundane' Video Posted Online

"Sacred & Mundane", the new video from Detroit-based progressive rock band TILES, can be viewed below.. Says the band: "Although 'Sacred & Mundane' features RUSH's Alex Lifeson on a host of guitars, he only makes a fleeting two-dimensional appearance in the video in the guise of his alter ego 'Victor' ...just for fun." "Sacred & ...

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TILES Schedules In-Store Appearance

Detroit-based progressive rock band TILES has scheduled an in-store appearance on Saturday, February 2 at Record Time in Roseville, Michigan. The band will play a "casual 45-minute set" at approximately 6:00 p.m. and signing copies of its new album, "Fly Paper". Record Time 27360 Gratiot Ave. Roseville, MI 48066 Phone: (586)775-1550 TILES's official CD-release party ...

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TILES Films 'Sacred & Mundane' Video

Detroit-based progressive rock band TILES has finished filming footage for the edited version of the song "Sacred & Mundane". The raw material has since been shipped off to Kentucky where Highway Run Productions will work its magic and create a quirky promotional video. As previously reported, TILES will release its new album, "Fly Paper", via ...

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FRANKIE BANALI's ZEPPELIN Tribute: Track-By-Track Breakdown

QUIET RIOT drummer Frankie Banali has created a labor of love with his new CD (released under the FRANKIE BANALI & FRIENDS banner), entitled "24/7/365 - The Tribute to Led Zeppelin". Frankie invited many of his friends to join him on making a heartfelt tribute to his favorite drummer John Bonham and his band LED ...

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TILES: 'Fly Paper' Artwork Revealed

Detroit-based progressive rock band TILES will release its new album, "Fly Paper", via InsideOut Music on the following dates: Germany, Austria and Switzerland: January 25, 2008 The rest of Europe: January 28, 2008 North America: January 29, 2008 "Fly Paper" (cover artwork) was produced by Terry Brown (RUSH, FATES WARNING, VOIVOD) and includes ...

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TILES: New Album Release Dates Announced

Detroit-based progressive rock band TILES will release its new album, "Fly Paper", via InsideOut Music on the following dates: Germany, Austria and Switzerland: January 25, 2008 The rest of Europe: January 28, 2008 North America: January 29, 2008 "Fly Paper" was produced by Terry Brown (RUSH, FATES WARNING, VOIVOD) and includes the following songs: 01. ...

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RUSH Guitarist Guests On New TILES Album

Guitarist Alex Lifeson of RUSH reunited with his old friend/producer Terry Brown for the first time in 25 years to work on a song for the forthcoming TILES CD, "Fly Paper". TILES guitarist Chris Herin provides a few details: "Terry had approached Alex about making a guest appearance — and played him some of our ...

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DAVE MUSTAINE: 'It's Really Invigorating To Go Back To Playing Thrash And Speed Metal'

MEGADETH's new official biography contains several quotes from the band's mainman, Dave Mustaine, about the musical direction of MEGADETH's upcoming album, "United Abonimations", and Mustaine's lyrical approach on the new CD. Read on: On MEGADETH's new CD, "United Abominations", being "a career landmark album": "It's kind of a defibrillator for the metal community. Somebody's got ...

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MEGADETH: 'United Abominations' Track Listing Revealed

MEGADETH mainman Dave Mustaine has issued the following update via the band's official web site: "The tracklisting for the new album ['United Abominations'] is going to be 11 songs for the States (including 'A Tout Le Monde'), for Japan it is 12 (including 'Out on the Tiles'). "It is very likely there will be bonus ...

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MEGADETH: More New Songtitles Revealed

MEGADETH mainman Dave Mustaine has posted the following message in the "Forums" section of the band's official web site: "Whilst being burried under the workload of this last session with Andy Sneap [producer/mixer] on the new album, I can't help but enjoy the countryside out here in Derbyshire, England. I am working on finishing by ...

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MEGADETH Mainman: 'I Love The Tones On This Record'

MEGADETH mainman Dave Mustaine has posted the following message in the "Forums" section of the band's official web site: "I am currently in Derbyshire, England with [producer] Andy Sneap finishing the record. Glen [Drover, guitar] is over here doing some last-minute sleeping on the couch, er, uh, just kidding. He is seriously shredding some solos! ...

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MEGADETH Mainman Says 'Tour Dates Are Coming!'

MEGADETH mainman Dave Mustaine has posted the following message in the "Forums" section of the band's official web site: "The ALLEGED statement of me leaving ESP is not an accurate statement 'from me.' It was a previous 'draft' attempting to inform Dave Mustaine and MEGADETH fans, and ESP fans, without leading anyone on to think ...

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MEGADETH Guitarist: New Album 'Is Very Close To Completion'

MEGADETH guitarist Glen Drover has posted the following message in the "Forums" section of the band's official web site: "Just a little note to let you all know that I have just arrived home safely from the MEGA sessions [for the new album, 'United Abominations'] and all went very very well! Working with [British producer] ...

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MEGADETH Guitarist Auctioning Austrialian Tour Itinerary, Backstage Pass, Guitar Strings

MEGADETH guitarist Glen Drover is auctioning several band-related items on eBay, including the 2006 Austrialian tour itinerary, a backstage pass, concert-used guitar strings and pick, and rehearsal-used strings and pick. All items will come with a "Certificate of Authenticity" signed by Drover. For more information, click here. MEGADETH's new song, "Gears of War", ...

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MEGADETH Mainman To Host MUCHMUSIC's 'Loud' Tonight

MEGADETH mainman Dave Mustaine will be a guest host on tonight's episode of MuchMusic's "Loud". The program airs every Saturday at 11:30 p.m. More information is available at this location. As previously reported, Dave Mustaine will host next weekend's special edition of "Headbanger's Ball" dedicated to the most-anticipated Xbox 360 game of 2006, ...

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MEGADETH Mainman To Host Next Weekend's 'Headbanger's Ball'

MEGADETH mainman Dave Mustaine will host next weekend's special edition of "Headbanger's Ball" dedicated to the most-anticipated Xbox 360 game of 2006, Gears of War. Shot on location at Six Flags in Springfield, Massachusetts where gamers gather for a chance to sample video gaming's next big title, the episode will air on Saturday, November 18 ...

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MEGADETH: New DAVE MUSTAINE Audio Interview Available

During MEGADETH's October 31, 2006 visit to Six Flags New England (located in Springfield, Massachusetts) for the "Gears of War - Match Made In Hell" event, Xbox Live's podcaster Major Nelson met up with MEGADETH mainman Dave Mustaine to ask him a few questions about the "Gears of War" game and the Gigantour. You can ...

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