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GODSMACK Reveals Track Listing For 'Greatest Hits' Collection

GODSMACK will release its "greatest hits" album, "Good Times Bad Times....Ten Years of Godsmack" on December 4 via Universal Republic. The 16-track collection is loaded with career-defining milestones and seminal GODSMACK classics. Among the songs included are the band's clarion call "Whatever", their breakthrough #1 rock mainstream smash "Awake", "I Stand Alone" (2002's most played ...

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GODSMACK To Film 'Good Times, Bad Times' Video This Weekend

GODSMACK will film a video for its cover version of LED ZEPPELIN's "Good Times, Bad Times" on Saturday, October 20 on the corner of Milk Street and Oliver Street in Boston's financial district beginning at 11:00 a.m. The newly recorded song will appear on GODSMACK's upcoming greatest-hits collection, "Good Times, Bad Times - 10 Years ...

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MELIAH RAGE: Rhode Island, New Hampshire Shows Cancelled

Veteran Boston metallers MELIAH RAGE have been forced to cancel the last two dates on their recent tour due to recording commitments. According to the band, they have called off the shows at Mark's Showplace in Bedford, NH and Club Hell in Providence, RI and "will be spending the next three to four months finishing ...

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GODSMACK Scraps Box Set Idea

GODSMACK drummer Shannon Larkin has told the Winnipeg Sun that the band has abandoned plans to release a box set of their first four albums, plus the EP "The Other Side" and a DVD of one of their acoustic shows to mark the group's 10th anniversary. "We're scrapping the box set idea in ...

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GODSMACK Plays At Sturgis Motorcycle Rally

The Pulse of Radio (formerly Launch Radio Networks) reports: GODSMACK makes a pit stop on Tuesday (August 7) at the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally in Sturgis, South Dakota, the gigantic biker's get-together held nearly every year since 1938. The week-long event hosts racing, stunts, demonstrations and concerts throughout the week, with GODSMACK headlining Tuesday's show over ...

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GODSMACK Might Launch Acoustic Tour In November

The Pulse Of Radio (formerly Launch Radio Networks) reports: GODSMACK is currently on a North American tour that comes to a close later this month, but fans might have one more chance to see the group this year. Singer Sully Erna told The Pulse of Radio that the band is thinking of doing some special ...

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CONSORTIUM PROJECT IV: 'Enigma' Video Posted Online

Former ELEGY/VENGEANCE singer Ian Parry has posted the video for the song "Enigma" from his CONSORTIUM PROJECT IV at YouTube. The track comes off the group's new album, entitled "Children of Tomorrow", which will be issued in North America on July 31 on ProgRock Records. The label will also release Parry's last solo ...

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GODSMACK Frontman Competes In World Series Of Poker

Launch Radio Networks reports: GODSMACK singer Sully Erna was in Las Vegas late last week to compete in the World Series of Poker tournament. According to reports, Erna had made it through three days of playing by Friday (July 13). There's no word on whether he lasted through the weekend, but he had to quit ...

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ANOTHER ANIMAL: Album Release Date Announced

ANOTHER ANIMAL, the new band featuring GODSMACK members Shannon Larkin (drums), Robbie Merrill (bass) and Tony Rombola (guitar), alongside vocalist Whitfield Crane (UGLY KID JOE, LIFE OF AGONY, MEDICATION) and DROPBOX guitarist Lee Richards, will release its long-awaited, self-titled debut album on October 2 via Republic/Universal. The CD's first single, "Broken Again", will go for ...

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GODSMACK Frontman Selling Custom Chopper

GODSMACK frontman Sully Erna has issued the following update: "I've decided to part with my beautiful 2003 H&L Custom Chopper that was filmed for the 'Speak' video on MTV. This bike has been featured in several bike magazines and can also be seen in GODSMACK's 'Changes' DVD. I am in the process of buliding a ...

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MELIAH RAGE: Live Dates Announced

Boston metallers MELIAH RAGE have scheduled the following dates: Jul. 21 - Snowbound Club - Winchendon, MA Aug. 24 - Good Times Emporium Rock Club - Somerville, MA Oct. 20 - Mark's Showplace - Bedford, NH (w/ OVERKILL) MELIAH RAGE guitarist Anthony Nichols has been busy writing music for the band's next record, tentatively due ...

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Ex-ELEGY Vocalist Signs U.S. Deal With PROGROCK RECORDS

Former ELEGY/VENGEANCE singer Ian Parry has inked a deal with ProgRock Records for the U.S. release of CONSORTIUM PROJECT IV album, entitled "Children of Tomorrow". The CD, which will be issued in Europe via Metal Heaven, is due for release in North America on July 31. The label will also release Parry's last solo album, ...

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Ex-ELEGY Vocalist Signs With METAL HEAVEN For CONSORTIUM PROJECT

Former ELEGY/VENGEANCE singer Ian Parry has inked a deal with Metal Heaven for the release of the CONSORTIUM PROJECT IV album, entitled "Children of Tomorrow", tentatively due in July. Unlike Parry's previous CONSORTIUM PROJECT releases, "Children of Tomorrow" is said to be "a more diverse rock metal production with progressive elements reminiscent of his earlier ...

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GODSMACK Frontman Wants To Tour With AC/DC

Launch Radio Networks reports: GODSMACK begins a spring U.S. tour on Friday night (May 4) in Louisville, Kentucky, with dates scheduled well into June and July. Although singer Sully Erna feels that GODSMACK are headliners in their own right these days, there's still one band he'd like to open for. "Four letters. A-C-D-C," he told ...

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GODSMACK Frontman 'Traumatized' By Car Crash

GODSMACK frontman Sully Erna's manager has told Gayle Fee and Laura Raposa of BostonHerald.com that the three-car pile-up in Methuen, Massachusetts the other night still has the bruised rocker "shaken up." "He's deeply concerned for the girl who was hurt in this unfortunate accident," said Paul Geary, referring to Lindsay Taylor, 25, of ...

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GODSMACK Car Crash Victim's Condition Upgraded

Jill Harmacinski of The Eagle-Tribune reports that the condition of a Chelmsford, Massachusetts woman injured in an automobile crash involving GODSMACK frontman Sully Erna improved at a Boston hospital yesterday (April 15). Lindsay Taylor, 25, was upgraded to serious condition, said Jerry Berger, a spokesman for Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital. Taylor was said ...

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GODSMACK Expands Spring Tour

Launch Radio Networks reports: GODSMACK has added several dates to its spring U.S. tour, according to LiveDaily.com. The band has announced a new starting date of May 4 in Louisville, Kentucky, with shows scheduled through June 4. Cities that the tour has expanded to include New York, Toledo and Indianapolis, with more dates likely to ...

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MELIAH RAGE: In Writing Mode

Guitarist Anthony Nichols of Boston metallers MELIAH RAGE has been busy writing music for the band's next record, tentatively due before the end of the year. According to the group, "the music thus far is heavier and more riff-oriented than the last two releases, but has all the elements of classic MELIAH RAGE." A remastered ...

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BRUCE KULICK To Take Part In London ROCK 'N ROLL FANTASY CAMP

According to a posting on ex-KISS/current GRAND FUNK RAILROAD guitarist Bruce Kulick's official web site, Kulick will serve as one of the camp counselors at the London version of the Rock 'n Roll Fantasy Camp, which is scheduled to be held May 24-28 (with a special sixth night option in Liverpool). For more information, click ...

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GODSMACK Singer Says New Book Sheds Light On His Background

Launch Radio Networks reports: GODSMACK singer Sully Erna published his memoir, "The Paths We Choose", earlier this week. Although the book chronicles his escapades growing up as a working class kid and trying to make it as a rock musician, the vocalist told Launch that there's more to it than that. "You could read it ...

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