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VINCE NEIL Delivers 'Smashing' Performance In Tampa

A BLABBERMOUTH.NET visitor by the name of Ken Heavenridge has submitted the following review of MÖTLEY CRÜE frontman Vince Neil's solo performance in Tampa, Florida Friday night (June 30): "Vince Neil 'performed' last night (June 30th) at the St. Pete Times Forum with RATT as the opener. A friend of mine was backstage before the ...

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RUSH Drummer Checks In With Songwriting Update

RUSH drummer Neil Peart has posted a lengthy update at his official web site. An excerpt from message follows: "My bandmates and I had decided to spend May working together in a Toronto studio, to refine some of the songs we had worked on long-distance over the winter, and hopefully to write some new ones. ...

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SPIRALARMS Confirmed For Hollywood's CRÜEFEST

SPIRALARMS, the San Francisco Bay Area band featuring Craig Locicero (ex-FORBIDDEN) on guitar, Tim Narducci (ex-SYSTEMATIC) on guitar/vocals, Chris Kontos (ex-MACHINE HEAD, TESTAMENT) on drums, Chris Lombardo on bass and Brad Barth on keyboards, have been confirmed for the sixth annual Crüefest, set to take place July 15 at Whisky A Go-Go in Hollywood, California. ...

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MÖTLEY CRÜE: Fresh Insights On Band's Formation Revealed

After releasing five MÖTLEY CRÜE books exclusively through CafePress in April, publisher Chronological Crue now launches a brand-new interview with an instrumental figure in the formation of the world's most notorious rock band. John Crouch, dubbed "Stick" by the CRÜE members, opens up and tells how he dedicated a period of his life to ensure ...

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The Anatomy Of - BETWEEN THE BURIED AND ME

BETWEEN THE BURIED AND ME has had quite a run of phenomenal albums. This time the band decided to have a little fun with "The Anatomy Of", an album of 14 cover songs from a varied group of acts. Rather than rendering the originals unrecognizable, the quintet took songs from groups like MÖTLEY CRÜE, PINK ...

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3 INCHES OF BLOOD To Enter Studio In November

Vancouver, British Columbia's 3 INCHES OF BLOOD have completed writing material for their new album, which they plan to record in November with SLIPKNOT's Joey Jordison producing. An early 2007 release through Roadrunner Records is expected. 3 INCHES OF BLOOD's latest CD, "Advance and Vanquish", was released in October 2004 via Roadrunner. Recorded at a ...

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CRIMINAL ELEMENT To Release New Mini-CD In The Fall

CRIMINAL ELEMENT — the band featuring Vince Matthews (DYING FETUS) on vocals, Terrance Hobbs (SUFFOCATION) on guitar, Derek Boyer (SUFFOCATION) on bass, Joe Cincotta (CATASTROPHIC) on guitar, Rob Maresca (CATOSTROPHIC, PYREXIA) on drums, and Chris Yuastella on backing vocals — will release a new mini-CD, entitled "Career Criminal", though Emetic Records this fall. It will ...

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RESISTANCE Part Ways With Guitarist, Seek Replacement

Los Angeles power/thrash metallers RESISTANCE are currently looking to fill their vacant second-guitarist position after parting ways with E.F. Martinez. The band will be entering Desert Moon Recording Studio (Anaheim, California) in the next few months to record the follow-up to their album "Lies In Black" (Lion Music). The CD is set to be mixed ...

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AEROSMITH, MÖTLEY CRÜE: More Rumored Tour Dates Revealed

Despite the promise of an announcement today regarding the band's fall touring plans, AEROSMITH have yet to confirm that they will be teaming up with MÖTLEY CRÜE for a U.S. trek beginning in early September. Meanwhile, more rumored dates (**NOT** yet officially confirmed) have been leaked: Sep. 05 - Columbus, OH @ Germain Amphitheatre Sep. ...

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ANNIHILATOR To Play Spain's METALWAY Festivals In July

Canadian metallers ANNIHILATOR will take a short break from recording their follow-up to 2005's critically acclaimed "Schizo Deluxe" CD to play both Metalway festivals In Spain on July 28 and July 29. Commented guitarist Jeff Waters: "Although we had to postpone our summer tour through Europe (our new CD recording was taking longer than expected), ...

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LAMB OF GOD Frontman To Sing On Christmas Album

According to StyleWeekly.com, LAMB OF GOD frontman Randall Blythe and folk-pop singer-songwriter Susan Greenbaum are planning a duet on Greenbaum's Christmas album. The two met while Greenbaum was recording the album at Sound of Music Studios at in Richmond, Virginia. She was working on her project downstairs and Blythe was doing preproduction work ...

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LO*PRO: Another New Song Posted Online

LO*PRO, the project featuring former ULTRASPANK members Pete Murray (vocals) and Neil Godfrey (guitar), along with ex-GODSMACK drummer Tommy Stewart and former SNOT/AMEN bassist Jon "Tumor" Fahnestock, have just added a new demo track, entitled "Blame Me", to their MySpace page at this location. The band have returned from a two-year hiatus after ...

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VH1's Broadband Channel VSPOT To Begin Airing Exclusive 'VH1 Rock Honors' Performances

Beginning tomorrow, VSPOTVH1's broadband channel — will offer exclusive performances from "VH1 Rock Honors" honorees and tribute bands that will not be seen during the show's television broadcast. Additional VSPOT content will include exclusive interviews with "VH1 Rock Honors" honorees, presenters and performers and "Air to the Throne" air guitar performances from the ...

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ANNIHILATOR Cancel European Tour

Long-running Canadian thrashers ANNIHILATOR have been forced to cancel their previously announced European tour, which was slated to kick off in July. In a posting on the band's official forum, mainman Jeff Waters wrote, "We were, of course, really looking forward to doing this tour but will unfortunately have to push it back to late ...

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ION VEIN Part With Longtime Vocalist, Seek Replacement

Chicago-based prog/power metallers ION VEIN have patred ways with longtime vocalist Russ Klimczak. "Russ has been an integral part of ION VEIN, and one of my best friends, for the past 10 years so as you can imagine, this has not been an easy thing," said band founder Chris Lotesto in a statement. "The decision ...

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VINCE NEIL's Son To Appear On MÖTLEY CRÜE Tribute Album

Versailles Records has announced the inclusion of Jizzy Pearl (LOVE/HATE, RATT), Phil Lewis (L.A. GUNS), Erik Turner (WARRANT), Frankie Banali (QUIET RIOT), Keri Kelli (SLASH'S SNAKEPIT, RATT, WARRANT, SKID ROW, ADLER'S APPETITE), and the ROCK N' ROLL JUNKIES (featuring Vince Neil Wharton — son of MÖTLEY CRÜE frontman Vince Neil — on vocals) to the ...

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