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SKINDRED To Support VOODOO GLOW SKULLS In Europe

Welsh combo SKINDRED, featuring former members of DUB WAR, have been confirmed for the upcoming European tour featuring VOODOO GLOW SKULLS and 4FT FINGERS. The dates are as follows: Nov. 05 - Rock City - Nottingham, UK Nov. 06 - Wedgewood Rooms - Portsmouth, UK Nov. 07 - Mean Fiddler - London, UK Nov. 08 ...

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KITTIE To Debut New Material On Upcoming Tour

Canadian metal band KITTIE will use The Kiss of Infamy Tour with MOTOGRATER and 40 BELOW SUMMER to debut their first new material since the release of their 2001 sophomore CD, "Oracle". "This tour is going to be special because we will be giving our fans the chance to preview new songs before they have ...

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SKEW SISKIN: Photos Of New Lineup Posted Online

Germany's SKEW SISKIN, the high-octane rock 'n' roll band fronted by the ball-busting Nina C. Alice, have posted pictures of their new lineup at their official web site. Check them out here. SKEW SISKIN are still putting the finishing touches to their new album, tentatively titled "Waste Your Youth", for a late 2003/early ...

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ANTHRAX: Fall North American Tour Dates Announced

ANTHRAX have announced more dates as part of the fall leg of their "We've Come For You All" North American tour. Confirmed dates so far are as follows: Oct. 10 - Montreal, QUE - Le Spectrum Oct. 11 - Quebec City, QUE - Salle de la Canardière Oct. 12 - Bangor, ME - Russell's Oct. ...

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TED NUGENT Says That He Never Stopped Rocking

TED NUGENT recently told The Daily Herald that he blames his feverish pursuits of other interests for his inability to release more of his original music to the masses. "You know, my life is so diverse," he said. "And each diversionary tactic that I pursue, it's not a take it or leave it proposition. Everything ...

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GOD FORBID To Tour East Coast with E.TOWN CONCRETE

New Jersey thrash quintet GOD FORBID will join fellow hometown heroes E.TOWN CONCRETE for a three-week East Coast tour beginning in early October. This will mark the first time that both famed Jersey acts have united for any shows outside of their immediate area. The group are currently wrapping up the highly successful "Bitter, Broken, ...

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Former NINE INCH NAILS Man To Remix P.O.D. (Again)

Former NINE INCH NAILS member Chris Vrenna has signed on to create his third remix for P.O.D. for the track "We Will" from their upcoming CD, "Payable On Death", according to Undercover News. Vrenna has worked with P.O.D. previously on movie soundtracks, remixing "Set It Off" for "The Scorpion King" soundtrack as well as "The ...

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Review: The SEX PISTOLS Still Define Punk

Erik Pedersen of the Hollywood Reporter reports that "a spiky-haired 7-year-old standing on a chair down front looked bored for the first few songs by the late-fortysomething SEX PISTOLS [at the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles on Saturday, September 6]. But when the grown-up next to him began offering middle-finger salutes during 'God Save the ...

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FRED DURST: LIMP BIZKIT's Next Single Will Be THE WHO Cover

LIMP BIZKIT's next single off their forthcoming "Results May Vary" CD will be a cover of THE WHO's "Behind Blue Eyes", singer Fred Durst has revealed, according to NME.com. Speaking after a playback of the new album in London, he said he identified with the melancholic introverted lyrics concerned with the dual nature of the ...

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LIFE OF AGONY Set Release Date For Live CD/DVD

LIFE OF AGONY have set an October 14 release date in the U.S. and October 20 in Europe for their forthcoming double live album and DVD, titled "River Runs Again: Live 2003". The two-disc set was recorded during the group's sold-out reunion shows at Irving Plaza in New York City on January 3-4, 2003 and ...

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LIFE OF AGONY Announce Two Long Island Dates!

The classic LIFE OF AGONY lineup of Keith Caputo (vocals), Alan Robert (bass), Joey Z (guitar) and Sal Abruscato (drums) will be appearing Wednesday, December 10 and Thursday, December 11 at Downtown in Long Island, New York. Direct support for the two shows will come from BLOODSIMPLE, featuring VISION OF DISORDER members Tim Williams (vocals) ...

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LIFE OF AGONY Drummer To Tie The Knot

Congratulations are in order for LIFE OF AGONY drummer Sal Abruscato and girlfriend Diana Marin, who got engaged last Friday (August 29). A wedding date has yet to be announced. As previously reported, LIFE OF AGONY's forthcoming double live album and DVD, titled "River Runs Again: Live 2003", has been pushed back to an October ...

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SLAPSHOT: New CD To Be Released In September

SLAPSHOT's long-awaited new album, "Digital Warfare", will be released in Europe on September 15 through I Scream Records. U.S. fans will be able to get the record through I Scream's American licensing partner Bridge 9 Records. SLAPSHOT's Oi side project STARS & STRIPES have also completed work on a new album and will be releasing ...

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Review: OZZFEST 2003 Is A Magnet For Metalheads

Rebecca Dana of the Washington Post reports that "to be a second-stage act, which is to say not a headliner, at Ozzfest 2003 — the darkest, loudest and most heavily metallic touring show on Earth — is unequivocally lovely on a sunny summer day. It is to be 27 years old with a spike in ...

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OVERKILL Announce U.S. Dates In Support Of 'Killbox 13'

New Jersey thrash metal legends OVERKILL have the first dates as part of their full U.S. headlining tour in support of their latest album, "Killbox 13". The details are as follows: Sep. 12 - Poughkeepsie, NY @ Chance Sep. 13 - Hartford, CT @ Webster Theatre Sep. 14 - Harrisonberg, VA @ Main Street Sep. ...

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SEVENDUST To Hold Listening Sessions For New CD On Upcoming Tour

In lieu of an opening act on their upcoming acoustic tour, SEVENDUST will be holding listening sessions for their new album, "Seasons", prior to taking the stage at each venue. As previously reported, SEVENDUST recorded 17 tracks during the sessions for the new CD at Atlanta's Ruby Red Studios with producer Butch Walker (INJECTED, SR-71). ...

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SLAPSHOT: European Tour Dates Announced

SLAPSHOT will be teaming up with BLOOD FOR BLOOD and THE BLUE BLOODS for a European tour this fall. Confirmed dates so far are as follows: Oct. 18 – Chemnitz, GER - AJZ Talschock Oct. 21 – München, GER - Feierwerk Oct. 22 – Schweinfurt, GER - Alter Stattbahnhof Oct. 23 – Berlin, GER - ...

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LIFE OF AGONY: Live CD/DVD Delayed

LIFE OF AGONY's forthcoming double live album and DVD, titled "River Runs Again: Live 2003", has been pushed back to an October release through SPV Records worldwide. A special limited-edition box set entitled "River Runs Again: Complete", containing digipak versions of the two live audio CDs and the DVD, will also be issued. LIFE OF ...

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QUEENSRŸCHE Guitarist Says Tour With DREAM THEATER Is 'Kicking Ass'

QUEENSRŸCHE's current tour finds them co-headlining with math-metal cult band DREAM THEATER — a smart consolidation of two bands with similar leanings. "Our music styles complement each other really well," QUEENSRŸCHE guitarist Michael Wilton told James Bush of Seattle Weekly. "I know a lot of tours have been suffering, but this one is really kicking ...

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SEVENDUST Prepare For Acoustic Dates, Tour With STAIND

SEVENDUST drummer Morgan Rose recently spoke to MTV.com about the band's touring plans following the release of their as-yet-untitled new album this fall. The group have routinely played more than 200 concerts per year and have shared the stage with such former opening bands as STAIND, DISTURBED and SYSTEM OF A DOWN. "I can't point ...

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MANMADEGOD: More Tour Dates Announced

San Francisco Bay Area's MANMADEGOD, featuring former FORBIDDEN guitarist Craig Locicero and drummer Steve Jacobs, have lined up a month's worth of new dates, including shows with TAPROOT, RA, and a string of dates on the upcoming ADEMA/POWERMAN 5000/SPINESHANK tour. Upcoming MANMADEGOD tour dates: Jul. 25 - Old Bridge, NJ - Birch Hill Night Club ...

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LACUNA COIL Go Acoustic: Audio Available

On the eve of their 16-date tour with TYPE O NEGATIVE and 10-show run with ANTHRAX, LACUNA COIL flew in from Milan, Italy into Boston, Massachusetts to perform a never-before-attempted, world debut acoustic set of "Aeon" and "Heaven's A Lie" from their recent release, "Comalies", and "Senzafine" from 2001's "Unleashed Memories" on radio station WAAF ...

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SEVENDUST Announce Opening Acts, Acoustic Tour Dates

SEVENDUST have tapped ELEMENT EIGHTY and PRESENCE to support them on their upcoming headlining tour, tentatively set to kick off on August 14 in New Orleans, Lousiana. In addition, the band have announced several acoustic dates in September. The group's touring itinerary now looks as follows: w/ ELEMENT EIGHTY, PRESENCE: Aug. 14 - New Orleans, ...

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LIFE OF AGONY Announce European Tour!

The classic LIFE OF AGONY lineup of Keith Caputo (vocals), Alan Robert (bass), Joey Z (guitar) and Sal Abruscato (drums) will embark on a European tour during October/November. Confirmed dates are as follows: Oct. 18 - Antwerp, BEL - Hof Ter Lo Oct. 19 - Offenbach, GER - Capitol Oct. 21 - Dortmund, GER - ...

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