vince-neil in - CD Reviews, DVD Reviews, News

MÖTLEY CRÜE Frontman Has A Big Hit In The Bottle

MÖTLEY CRÜE singer Vince Neil has just commissioned not a song, but a big rich Cabernet Sauvignon from Adler Fels Winery for national distribution, according to John Ott, president of the Santa Rosa-based winery. The Cabernet will be named "Vince." Harry Parducci, Adler Fels winemaker, artfully blended seven fine Napa Valley Cabernets for "Vince." Initially ...

Read more

Posted in: News

GARY MOORE To Perform At 'A Tribute to Dick Heckstall-Smith'

Legendary guitarist Gary Moore is one of the confirmed guests at the upcoming "A Tribute to Dick Heckstall-Smith" event on June 6 at the London Astoria. Other artists scheduled to appear include COLOSSEUM, Jack Bruce, Gary Husband, Mick Taylor, John Etheridge & John Marshall (SOFT MACHINE), Pete Brown, Neil Sparkes, Eddie Martin, DHS - Ed ...

Read more

Posted in: News

STEVEN ADLER: Audio Interview Posted Online

Former GUNS N' ROSES and current ADLER'S APPETITE drummer Steven Adler recently spoke to Couzin Ed and Jacky Bam Bam of Philadelphia's 94.1 WYSP about VELVET REVOLVER and Adler dating Tommy Lee's sister back in the '80s. Listen to the interview at this location. ADLER'S APPETITE have reportedly recruited a relatively unknown singer ...

Read more

Posted in: News

BIG BANG BABIES Sign With PERRIS RECORDS

Perris Records has announced the signing of L.A. glam legends BIG BANG BABIES for a brand new studio album, tentative due this summer. BIG BANG BABIES features Keri Kelli of ADLER'S APPETITE, RATT, L.A.GUNS, and VINCE NEIL fame. The band have just finished recording the new CD and will be entering the mixing stage this ...

Read more

Posted in: News

NEIL TURBIN And CAGE Confirmed For Mexico's SISMICO Festival

Original ANTHRAX frontman NEIL TURBIN and CAGE have been confirmed to appear on the main stage of the Sismico festival, set to be held Saturday, May 21 at the Fex (Baja California State Fairgrounds) in the city of Mexicali, Baja California, Mexico. Also scheduled to appear on the main stage are PLASTILINA MOSH, PUYA and ...

Read more

Posted in: News

SEVEN WITCHES: 'Big Change' Coming Next Week

SEVEN WITCHES guitarist Jack Frost (ex-SAVATAGE) has posted the following message on the band's official web site: "Hey brothers of metal. Well its time to give you a full update on the WITCHES, BRONX CASKET COMPANY, and my next solo CD, 'Out in The Cold'. Well, WITCHES will have a big change in the next ...

Read more

Posted in: News

STEPHEN PEARCY Recording Acoustic Version Of RATT's 'Round & Round'

Former RATT frontman Stephen Pearcy is in the studio this week recording an acoustic version of the RATT classic "Round & Round" with guitarists Keri Kelli (ADLER'S APPETITE, VINCE NEIL, ex-SLASH'S SNAKEPIT) and Erik Ferentinos (VOODOO, 13A). There is no word yet on where the resultant recording will end up. As previously reported, Pearcy's second ...

Read more

Posted in: News

AKERCOCKE: New Axeman Aboard

U.K. death metallers AKERCOCKE have officially announced the addition of former BERZERKER guitarist Matt Wilcock to the group's ranks. "After surviving his recent Satanic baptism with great aplomb at a one-off show in Hamburg, Mr. Wilcock was offered the position, which he duly accepted," according to a press release. "The Satanic death metallers are currently ...

Read more

Posted in: News

VINCE NEIL'S Chopper Tribute To Dead Daughter

ContactMusic.com is reporting that MÖTLEY CRÜE singer Vince Neil has a custom-made chopper with a replica of his tattoo tribute to his dead daughter, Skylar, on the gas tank. The rocker insisted on the special artwork so he had a permanent reminder of his little girl — who lost her battle with stomach cancer a ...

Read more

Posted in: News

MÖTLEY CRÜE To Film Grand Rapids Concert For Upcoming DVD

MÖTLEY CRÜE's outrageously successful "Red, White, and Crüe 2005...Better Live Than Dead" tour, which has sold out arenas across the country since its launch in Ft. Lauderdale, FL, on Feb. 17, will be captured for posterity to be distributed on TV as well as DVD this fall. Featuring the reunited band's original line-up of Vince ...

Read more

Posted in: News

Former BULLETBOYS Drummer: Sharing The Memories

Former BULLETBOYS drummer Jimmy D'Anda has uploaded photos from a recent night out that included a reunion of sorts with former BULLETBOYS guitarist Mick Sweda. Also present for the occasion were former BULLETBOYS engineer Jeff Hendrickson, D'Anda's former drum tech Steve Minicucci, singer/guitarist Jimmy Coup (formerly of ANDREW W.K.) and Jason Hook (VINCE NEIL). Check ...

Read more

Posted in: News

INTO ETERNITY Confirmed For Mexico's MONTERREY METAL FEST

Canada's INTO ETERNITY have been confirmed for the 2005 Monterrey Metal Fest, set to be held on Saturday, May 28 at the Auditorio Coca Cola in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: Main Stage: MOTÖRHEAD (Headliner) DANZIG (Co-Headliner) MAGO DE OZ W.A.S.P. HAMMERFALL INTO ETERNITY METAL CHURCH Second Stage: ...

Read more

Posted in: News

FORCE OF EVIL: 'Black Empire' MP3 Posted Online

FORCE OF EVIL, the new Danish band featuring guitarist Michael Denner (ex-MERCYFUL FATE), guitarist Hank Shermann (MERCYFUL FATE), bassist Hal Patino (KING DIAMOND), drummer Bjarne Holm (MERCYFUL FATE), and vocalist Martin Steene (ex-IRONFIRE), have uploaded the title track of their recently released sophomore album, "Black Empire", at this location. The follow-up to 2004's ...

Read more

Posted in: News

U.K.'s BLOODSTOCK Festival Backed By Mighty WACKEN

The mighty German heavy metal festival, Wacken, has leant its European marketing muscle to the U.K. in a global demonstration of support for the launch of Bloodstock Open Air (B-O-A) — the leading independent U.K. festival that is dedicated to heavy metal music. With Wacken's support, B-O-A will be an international Mecca for heavy metal ...

Read more

Posted in: News

MANOWAR: 'Hell On Earth IV' Details Revealed

MANOWAR is proud to announce the upcoming release of their newest video, "Hell On Earth IV", which contains 2 video discs and 1 audio disc for a total of 4 1/2 hours of total viewing time. More details on the availability to be confirmed soon, watch here! Main Disc: * Highlights of the entire 2002 ...

Read more

Posted in: News