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ANOTHER ANIMAL Schedules 'Rockline' Appearance

ANOTHER ANIMAL — the band featuring GODSMACK members Tony Rombola on guitar, Robbie Merrill on bass and Shannon Larkin on drums — will be the featured guests on the nationally syndicated radio show "Rockline", hosted by Bob Coburn, airing Monday, January 21 at 11:30 p.m. EST/8:30 p.m. PST. Fans can talk live with ANOTHER ANIMAL ...

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The_Ascension - OTEP

Treading tricky ground here, bands like OTEP being at least partially critic-proof. For example: I'd like to point out that virtually everything about this band – including the coo-to-a-bloody-scream vocals, the stuttering basslines, the overwrought breathing into the mic and then shrieking some empowering profundity, and the talky rap lines that were dubious when CLAWFINGER ...

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PARADOX: 'Infected' Video Posted Online

"Infected", the new video from the long-running German metallers PARADOX, can be viewed below. The track — which is available for free download on the band's MySpace page — comes off the group's fourth album, "Electrify", which is scheduled for release on January 18 via AFM Records. The CD was produced by guitarist/vocalist ...

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KISS: Third 'Kissology Vol. 3' Easter Egg Revealed

KISS' brand new DVD box set, "Kissology - Vol. 3 1992-2000", features a total of three Easter eggs — one per disc. The Easter eggs can be found by pressing up once at the main menu until the word "Kissology" is highlighted. Then press enter. * Disc 1 has an "amazing' five-minute compilation of KISS' ...

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DARKANE To Enter Studio In January

Guitarist Christofer Malmström of the Swedish thrashers DARKANE has issued the following update: "How's it going? One week left 'till Christmas. Did you tell Santa about all the DARKANE CDs that you want? "To me he came pretty early this year. I got myself another Ibanez guitar a few days ago. This is a Prestige ...

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ALTER BRIDGE: 'Ties That Bind' Video Posted Online

ALTER BRIDGE's video for the song "Ties That Bind" can be viewed below. The track comes off the group's sophomore effort, "Blackbird", which sold 47,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at No. 13 on The Billboard 200 chart. ALTER BRIDGE guitarist Mark Tremonti said that while the ...

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DEF LEPPARD: 2008 Tour Dates Announced

DEF LEPPARD has announced the following European tour dates: May 21 - Sandnes, Norway - Classic Rock Festival May 23 - Halden, Norway - Fredriksten Festning May 24 - Trondheim, Norway - Market Place Jun. 06 - Sölvesborg, Sweden - Sweden Rock Festival Jun. 08 - Kalingrad, Russia - City Airport Jun. 14 - Middelfart, ...

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PARADOX: 'Electrify' Pushed Back A Week

Long-running German metallers PARADOX have pushed back the German release date of their fourth album, "Electrify", to January 18 from the previously announced January 11. The CD was produced by guitarist/vocalist Charly Steinhauer and was mixed and mastered at the Hansen Studios in Denmark by Jacob Hansen (RAUNCHY, DESTRUCTION, HATESPHERE). Songtitles set to appear on ...

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DIMEBAG's 'Dime ML War Camo' Now Available From DEAN GUITARS

Dean Guitars has announced the release of the Dime ML War Camo, an American-made production piece of an ML that late PANTERA/DAMAGEPLAN guitarist "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott modded out prior to his death. Most recognizable is the famous Dime 333 symbol. Thirty years ago, Dean rocked the guitar world with the introduction of the ML body ...

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SLASH: New Signature EPIPHONE Guitar To Debut At NAMM

Epiphone Guitar announced today the introduction of the new Slash signature Les Paul Standard Plus Top electric guitar. Designed and produced in close cooperation with Slash, this new Epiphone combines all the great design features that have made the Les Paul guitar "the" rock guitar while Slash's own personal touches create a unique instrument destined ...

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FOZZY Frontman To Sign 'A Lion's Tale' Book In Florida Tomorrow

Chris Jericho — lead vocalist for FOZZY and former WWE wrestling champion — will be signing his his autobiography, "A Lion's Tale: Around the World in Spandex" (Grand Central Publishing), on the Plaza at the at St. Pete's Times Forum, Florida on Wednesday, November 21 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. FOZZY recently released a ...

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FOZZY Frontman On MTV Canada; Video Available

Chris Jericho — lead vocalist for FOZZY and former WWE wrestling champion — was recently interviewed on MTV Canada about his autobiography, "A Lion's Tale: Around the World in Spandex" (Grand Central Publishing), which focuses on the early days of his wrestling and performing career. Watch the seven-minute clip below. In a July 2007 interview ...

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PAUL STANLEY Preacher Guitar Announced

Washburn Guitars, pioneering the world's finest cutting-edge instruments for over 125 years, announced today the addition of the Preacher Guitar to the Paul Stanley Signature Series. The new line combines the distinctive style and tone of KISS' iconic frontman with Washburn's commitment to craftsmanship and customization. The Paul Stanley Preacher comes in four models, allowing ...

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'20 Years Of Nuclear Blast' DVD Trailer Available

A three-minute trailer for the forthcoming "20 Years of Nuclear Blast" two-DVD set can be viewed below. Due on November 30 via Nuclear Blast, the collection — as the title implies — celebrates the 20th anniversary of the German metal label, featuring two DVDs with almost six hours' worth of footage, including 70 promotional clips ...

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GRAHAM BONNET: 'I Would Play Again With YNGWIE MALMSTEEN Any Day'

Marko Syrjälä of Metal-Rules.com recently conducted an interview with legendary hard rock singer Graham Bonnet (RAINBOW, MICHAEL SCHENKER GROUP, ALCATRAZZ, IMPELLITTERI). A couple of excerpts from the chat follow: Metal-Rules.com: You've done recently some shows under the name ALCATRAZZ with completely new lineup and if I've understood right everybody haven't been too pleased ...

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ANOTHER ANIMAL: New York Concert Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of ANOTHER ANIMAL — the band featuring GODSMACK members Tony Rombola on guitar, Robbie Merrill on bass and Shannon Larkin on drums — performing at the Irving Plaza in New York City on October 16, 2007 can be viewed below. Five preview tracks from ANOTHER ANIMAL are available for streaming at

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DISTURBED Frontman Says It's Hard Being Successful

The Pulse of Radio reports: DISTURBED vocalist David Draiman has been enjoying the success that comes with three straight million-selling albums in a row. The Los Angeles Times reported that earlier this year on vacation, Draiman took a helicopter to a New Zealand winery, went scuba diving in Australia and had a private cruise aboard ...

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DISTURBED Frontman Selling California Home For $2.9 Million; Photos Available

According to the Los Angeles Times, DISTURBED frontman David Draiman has put his Northridge, California castle, with its turrets, gargoyles, dragons and griffins, on the market at close to $2.9 million. Draiman purchased the residence for $2.5 million in 2005. The six-bedroom, seven-bathroom home, a former nondescript tract house that was transformed in 1992 by ...

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