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JOE FRANCO, EDDIE OJEDA, JOE LYNN TURNER: Photos And Audio Posted Online

TalkingMetal.com has posted episode 48 of their "Talking Metal" podcast. The episode features an interview with Joe Franco (ex-TWISTED SISTER, WIDOWMAKER) and Eddie Ojeda (TWISTED SISTER) plus a short ID from former DEEP PURPLE and RAINBOW frontman Joe Lynn Turner. Interview topics include Franco's audio production house, Ojeda's "Axes 2 Axes" solo effort, and the ...

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IRON MAIDEN: Danish Show Sold Out

Tickets to IRON MAIDEN's November 10, 2006 show in Copenhagen, Denmark sold out within a day of going on sale on Monday, February 27. As previously announced, IRON MAIDEN have announced an extra (third) date at the Globen in Stockholm, Sweden on November 25, 2006. All 9,000 tickets to IRON MAIDEN's November 20, 2006 headlining ...

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EDDIE VAN HALEN Attends SEVENDUST Gig In Los Angeles

Paul Gargano of the Hollywood Reporter has issued the following report: Guitar legend Eddie Van Halen bore witness to an eruption like no other Sunday night at the Sunset Strip House of Blues, when Atlanta metal veterans SEVENDUST had a sold-out, all-ages crowd running with the devil as they unchained a 16-song set that lasted ...

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IRON MAIDEN Add Third Show In Stockholm

IRON MAIDEN have announced an extra (third) date at the Globen in Stockholm, Sweden on November 25, 2006. Tickets go on sale March 2 at 9:00 a.m. CET. As previously reported, all 9,000 tickets to IRON MAIDEN's November 20, 2006 headlining concert at Scandinavium in Gothenburg, Sweden were sold within an hour of going on ...

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IRON MAIDEN: All Three Swedish Shows Sold Out

All 9,000 tickets to IRON MAIDEN's November 20, 2006 headlining concert at Scandinavium in Gothenburg, Sweden were sold within an hour of going on sale this morning (Feb. 27). The two shows at Stockholm's Globen (November 17-18, 2006; capacity believed to be around 14,000 per night) were completely sold out within two and a half ...

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Apollo - NEBULA

When they split off from FU MANCHU to form NEBULA, Eddie Glass and Ruben Romano formed the third leg of the archetypal stoner rock triad on which about nine thousand other bands balance themselves. Between them, FU and KYUSS — three bands whose total lifetime sales figures could be a rounding error in QUEENS OF ...

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MÖTLEY CRÜE Drummer, CINDERELLA Frontman Interviewed For JOHN CORABI's Autobiography

MÖTLEY CRÜE drummer Tommy Lee has completed his interview for former MÖTLEY CRÜE singer John Corabi's forthcoming authorized autobiography, co-written with Jake Brown, due out later this year. Other music stars who have contributed interviews to the book include former KISS and UNION guitarist Bruce Kulick, music producer Bob Rock, "Canadian Idol" judge and pop ...

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IRON MAIDEN Announce New Scandinavian Tour Dates And New Studio Album

To herald the start off their 2006-2007 world tour, IRON MAIDEN have announced their Scandinavian Tour dates for November. In an attempt to satisfy the insatiable demand, this will include multiple dates in Stockholm and Helsinki following the massive success of last summer's concerts in Scandinavia where all 95,000 tickets sold out almost immediately and ...

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ALICE COOPER Confirmed For Ontario's ROCK THE PARK III

According to The London Free Press, ALICE COOPER, KIM MITCHELL and STYX have been confirmed for Rock the Park III, set to take place July 20-22 at Harris Park in London, Ontario, Canada. Sources say Canadian rockers LOVERBOY and U.S. star EDDIE MONEY are also likely to play the classic rock festival. More acts will ...

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DIAMOND HEAD Putting Finishing Touches On Live DVD

NWOBHM (New Wave of British Heavy Metal) legends DIAMOND HEAD and Secret Records are putting the finishing touches on the band's live DVD, filmed on November 4, 2005 at the London Astoria. "The band and Secret Records are very excited with the interest the DVD has created and are sure that their fans will not ...

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JOE LYNN TURNER To Take Part In Free Concert In Florida

On Saturday, March 18, The Rotary Club of Weston, The City of Weston, Florida, and title sponsor Cleveland Clinic Weston will be hosting the second annual free concert featuring Joe Lynn Turner (ex-RAINBOW, DEEP PURPLE) and RPM (Rock & Pop Masters) at The Weston Regional Park Event Stage beginning at 7:00 p.m. The RPM show ...

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ACE FREHLEY's Mother Passes Away

According to a posting on drummer Peter Criss' official web site, fellow original KISS member Ace Frehley's mother has just passed away. "We want to send our deepest sympathies to the Frehley family. We love you," reads a message from Criss and his wife Gigi. As previously reported, several MP3 files containing the audio of ...

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DIAMOND HEAD: Italian Date Announced

NWOBHM (New Wave of British Heavy Metal) legends DIAMOND HEAD have added an Italian date to their current itinerary. The group's schedule is now shaping up as follows: Feb. 18 - Mylos - Thessaloniki, GRE Feb. 19 - The Underworld - Athens, GRE Mar. 04 - The Roadhouse – Birmingham, UK Mar. 11 - Marrs ...

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BLACK CROWES And Keyboardist Part Company

Launch Radio Networks reports: It hasn't been officially announced yet, but keyboardist Eddie Hawrysch (pronounced harsh) is no longer a member of the BLACK CROWES. Some long-standing issues had been coming to a head, and the sides parted company before the band played at Hard Rock Live in Orlando, Florida, on Sunday (January 29). It's ...

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DIAMOND HEAD: U.K. Dates Announced

NWOBHM (New Wave of British Heavy Metal) legends DIAMOND HEAD have lined up two U.K. dates in March. The group's schedule is now shaping up as follows: Feb. 18 - Mylos - Thessaloniki, GRE Feb. 19 - The Underworld - Athens, GRE Mar. 04 - The Roadhouse – Birmingham, UK Mar. 11 - Marrs Bar ...

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TWISTED SISTER Guitarist To Guest On KNAC.COM's 'WildSide'

TWISTED SISTER guitarist Eddie Ojeda will be in the KNAC.COM studio as the special guest of "WildSide" hostess Diana DeVille on Saturday, January 14. Ojeda will promote and discuss his new solo album, "Axes 2 Axes", for which he recently secured a U.S. release. The CD features guest appearances by such acclaimed hard rock/heavy metal ...

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KISS, TWISTED SISTER, DIO Members To Launch 'Icons Of Rock' DVD Series At NAMM

Former KISS guitarist Bruce Kulick, TWISTED SISTER axeman Eddie Ojeda, and ex-QUIET RIOT/OZZY OSBOURNE and current DIO bass player Rudy Sarzo will be making signing and performance appearances throughout the NAMM show in Anaheim, California to launch Music Star Productions' "Icons of Rock" instructional DVD series. Kulick will appear to promote the upcoming Music Star ...

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