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OTEP Set Release Date For Sophomore Album

OTEP have set a July 27 release date through Capitol Records for their sophomore album, "House of Secrets". The follow-up to 2002's "Sevas Tra" was produced by Greg Wells, known for his work with a diverse range of artists, including the DEFTONES, MICHELLE BRANCH, and ELTON JOHN. The album — recorded late last year at ...

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DEVILDRIVER Secure Second-Stage Slot At OZZFEST 2004

DEVILDRIVER, the California-based band fronted by former COAL CHAMBER singer Dez Fafara, have secured a slot on the second stage of this year's Ozzfest, according to a posting at the Roadrunner Records web site. Other bands that have landed a rotating second-stage slot at Ozzfest 2004 include ATREYU, BLEEDING THROUGH, LACUNA COIL, EVERY ...

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OTEP Added To OZZFEST 2004

According to a posting at the group's official web site, OTEP have secured a second-stage slot at this year's Ozzfest. The group will reportedly be playing in the afternoon in a rotating slot "right before the headliners [SLIPKNOT and HATEBREED]." As previously reported, Ozzfest 2004 is scheduled to kick off July 10 in ...

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Former OTEP Guitarist Resurfaces In GOOD LUCK TRAVESTY

Ex-OTEP guitarist Tarver Marsh has teamed up with former REASONS TO LIVE members Mark and Donavan in a new band called GOOD LUCK TRAVESTY. The group, who are currently unsigned, have lined up the following dates during March: Mar. 02 - The Lighthouse - Hermosa Beach, CA Mar. 05 - All Star Bar and Grill ...

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BRIDES OF DESTRUCTION Set North American Release Date For Debut Album

BRIDES OF DESTRUCTION, the new band featuring MÖTLEY CRÜE bassist Nikki Sixx, L.A. GUNS guitarist Tracii Guns, vocalist London LeGrand, and drummer Scot Coogan (ex-PAUL GILBERT, ONI LOGAN/ROWAN ROBERTSON, SINÉAD O'CONNOR), have set a March 9, 2004 release date through Sanctuary Records for their debut album, "Here Come The Brides". The CD, which features contributions ...

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KITTIE's MORGAN LANDER Tops 'URANIUM' Viewers' Poll

Morgan Lander, vocalist/guitarist of KITTIE, recently won "Uranium"'s (Fuse TV) Viewers' Poll for "Best Female In A Metal/Hardcore Band", beating out the singers from OTEP, ARCH ENEMY, and LACUNA COIL. "I'm shocked and pleasantly surprised that 'Uranium' viewers are still supporting us even though we haven't put out a video in two years," Morgan Lander ...

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SLIPKNOT Drummer To Guest On New OTEP Album

SLIPKNOT's Joey Jordison has laid down drum tracks for two songs on the forthcoming OTEP album, tentatively titled "Suicide Trees". Jordison reportedly appears on the cuts with the working titles "Nine" and "Hate". The CD, which is currently being recorded in Los Angeles, will be mixed in October and is tentatively due in the spring ...

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BRIDES OF DESTRUCTION Drummer To Tour With OTEP

MÖTLEY CRÜE/BRIDES OF DESTRUCTION bassist Nikki Sixx has posted the following message to the "Rock'n'Roll Diary" section of CRÜE's official web site: "There's a cool pix of me and Edward Dada (my partner) from NSixx by Dragonfly [in Rolling Stone magazine] this month. Some of the girls are wearing some of the new designs… Hot ...

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Former NEUROTICA Guitarist To Make Live Debut With New Band

BALD DAISY, the Sarasota, Florida-based group led by former NEUROTICA guitarist Shawn Bowen, will make their live debut this Sunday, March 9 at Lost and Found in Orlando opening for OTEP. For more information on BALD DAISY, whose music music is being described as "ambient space metal like you've never heard," visit the group's official ...

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NEUROTICA Announce "OFF FEST" Dates

Florida's NEUROTICA, featuring former ATHEIST frontman Kelly Shaefer, have lined up the following "Off Fest" dates, scheduled in-between the group's Ozzfest 2002 appearances: Jul. 30 – Tekworld - Louisville, KY Aug. 02 - The Cobalt - Bowling Green, KY (w/SOIL) Aug. 29 - Fez Ballroom – Portland, OR Sep. 06 - Rialto Theatre – Tuscon, ...

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NEUROTICA Get Bumped Up!

Due to an overwhelmingly positive response, NEUROTICA's appearance at this year's Ozzfest festival has been bumped up from the original slot of 9:30 AM (where they were rotating with FLAW, SOIL, 3RD STRIKE, PULSE ULTRA, OTEP, ANDREW WK, CHEVELLE, and APEX THEORY) to a slot that begins no earlier than 11:30 AM. As a result ...

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UK OZZFEST 2002: Stage Times Announced

The stage times for the UK edition of Ozzfest, which is scheduled to take place at Donington Park on May 25th, have been announced. These are subject to change: Main Stage OZZY OSBOURNE 8:45 PM - ? TOOL 7:15 - 8:30 PM SYSTEM OF A DOWN 5:45 - 7:00 PM SLAYER 4:40 - 5:30 PM ...

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OZZFEST 2002: Line-Up, Dates Announced!

The confirmed acts for Ozzfest 2002 are as follows: Main Stage: OZZY OSBOURNE SYSTEM OF A DOWN RAGE/CORNELL (currently unnamed) P.O.D. DROWNING POOL ADEMA BLACK LABEL SOCIETY Second/Third Stage: ROB ZOMBIE MESHUGGAH APEX THEORY LOSTPROPHETS PULSE ULTRA NEUROTICA Also performing at select dates will be: FLAW, MUSHROOMHEAD, 3RD STRIKE, OTEP, SEETHER, GLASSJAW, THE USED, SOIL, ...

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Archive News Sep 17, 2001 - update 1

SLAYER will reportedly carry on with their planned appearance at the revised dates on the upcoming European Tattoo The Planet tour, following PANTERA and STATIC-X's decision to pull out of the trek. According to reports, SLAYER will head to Europe early next week to belatedly kick off the tour on Tuesday, September 18th in ...

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Archive News Jul 13, 2001

CRADLE OF FILTH have issued a statement slamming their US label, Spitfire Records, for not releasing an “enhanced” version of the group's current album, Bitter Suites To Succubi, and failing to inform the band of the change in plans. According to the statement, “the USA version of the BSTS CD should also ...

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Archive News Jun 30, 2001

According to a reliable source close to the VOIVOD camp, the recording line-up for the group's upcoming studio album will include former METALLICA bassist Jason Newsted and returning original frontman Snake (aka Denis Belanger) alongside founding members Away (aka Michel Langevin drums) and Piggy (Denis D'Amour guitars). A strong possibility also exists that ...

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Archive News Mar 12, 2001 - update 1

The official line-up for this years Ozzfest has now been announced. It is as follows:

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Main Stage:

BLACK SABBATH

MARILYN MANSON

SLIPKNOT

PAPA ROACH

LINKIN PARK

CRAZYTOWN

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Second and Third Stages:

DISTURBED

MUDVAYNE

COLD

TAPROOT

UNION UNDERGROUND

NONPOINT

BLACK LABEL SOCIETY

AMERICAN HEAD CHARGE

PURE RUBBISH

HATEBREED

DROWNING POOL

SYSTEMATIC

BEAUTIFUL CREATURES

BOY ...

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Archive News Mar 09, 2001 - update 1

Bassist Tony Franklin recently addressed the persistent rumors of a reunion of the original BLUE MURDER line-up, featuring Franklin, guitarist/vocalist John Sykes and drummer Carmine Appice, by acknowledging that 'things are starting to happen. There's still some ground to cover, but it looks like a reunion will happen. As far as details go, i.e. which ...

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