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ROB HALFORD, ROBERT PLANT, BON SCOTT, OZZY Are Among 'Heavy Metal's All-Time Top 100 Vocalists'

Rob Halford (JUDAS PRIEST), Robert Plant (LED ZEPPELIN) and Ronnie James Dio (DIO, BLACK SABBATH, RAINBOW) are among the singers who appear on Hit Parader magazine's (cover) list of "Heavy Metal's All-Time Top 100 Vocalists" (published in the November 2006 issue). Commented the editors of the magazine: "Assembling our list certainly presented a ...

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GODSMACK Singer To Tap Into Acting During Break

Launch Radio Networks reports: GODSMACK plans to take some time off at the beginning of 2007 so that a couple of members can pursue some personal projects. Bassist Robbie Merrill and his wife are expecting their first child, a girl, while singer Sully Erna will publish his first book. Erna told Launch what else is ...

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MELIAH RAGE To Support METAL CHURCH On North American Tour

Massachusetts-based thrash metallers MELIAH RAGE will support METAL CHURCH on their North American tour beginning early January. Confirmed dates are as follows: Jan. 08 - Fatcat - Modesto, CA Jan. 09 - The Galaxy Theater - Santa Ana, CA Jan. 10 - Cheyenne Saloon - Las Vegas, NV Jan. 11 - Kamakazis - Ogden, UT ...

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GODSMACK: Next Video To Be Directed By 'Bronx Tale' Star?

Launch Radio Networks reports: GODSMACK plans to shoot a video for its new single, "The Enemy", and might enlist veteran actor Chazz Palminteri to direct it. GODSMACK singer Sully Erna told Launch how he got the star of "The Usual Suspects" and "A Bronx Tale" to consider making his debut as a music video director. ...

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GODSMACK Singer Thinking About Solo Project

Launch Radio Networks reports: With the other members of GODSMACK recently recording a side project, singer Sully Erna says he's been contemplating a solo effort as well. Although he's not exactly sure what shape it will take, Erna told Launch it's definitely in the cards. "I've been putting some thought into it," he said. "I ...

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ANTHRAX Members To Jam With CYPRESS HILL On Halloween

Pearl AdayMOTHER PEARL frontwoman, ANTHRAX guitarist Scott Ian's fiancée and daughter of legendary crooner Meat Loaf — has posted the following message on her official MySpace page: "There was another trip to New York for the soft opening of the killer new rock club in town called Retox (511 West 28th St. New ...

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GODSMACK: More Headlining Tour Dates Announced

GODSMACK has revealed details for the second leg of their 2006 North American tour. The trek is in support of the group's latest CD, "IV", which debuted at the #1 spot on The Billboard 200 chart and has sold 611,000 copies in the United States to date, according to Nielsen SoundScan. BREAKING BENJAMIN and HOURCAST ...

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GODSMACK, BREAKING BENJAMIN Tour Dates Announced

GODSMACK will team up with BREAKING BENJAMIN for a U.S. tour beginning late October. Confirmed dates are as follows: Oct. 19 - Uncasville, CT - Mohegan Sun Casino Oct. 20 - Glen Falls, NY - Glens Falls Civic Center Oct. 21 - Portland, ME - Cumberland County Civic Center Oct. 23 - Syracuse, NY - ...

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GODSMACK: Headlining Dates Announced

GODSMACK has announced the following headlining dates in October/November following its current co-headlining run with ROB ZOMBIE: Oct. 14 - Shiner, TX - Shiner Bocktober Fest Oct. 19 - Uncasville, CT - Mohegan Sun Oct. 20 - Glen Falls, NY - Civic Center Oct. 21 - Portland, ME - Cumberland County Civic Center Oct. 23 ...

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VINNIE PAUL Checks In: Photos Available

Former PANTERA/DAMAGEPLAN drummer Vinnie Paul has posted the following message on the Big Vin Records MySpace page: "We are workin hard on the China Man's DVD that we hope to have out by March 2007. All i can say is 'THAT NINJA'S CRAZY' AND ALL OF YOU WILL HAVE SIDE ACHES FROM LAUGHING SO HARD!!! ...

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MELIAH RAGE: 'Undefeated' Video Posted Online

Massachusetts-based thrash metallers MELIAH RAGE have uploaded the video for their new track "Undefeated" at this location. The song comes off the group's new album, "The Deep and Dreamless Sleep", due on September 12 via Screaming Ferret Wreckords. Band leader/guitarist/songwriter Anthony Nichols, vocalist Paul Souza, guitarist Jim Koury, bass guitarist Jesse Johnson and ...

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MÖTLEY CRÜE Singer VINCE NEIL To Guest On Tonight's 'Criss Angel Mindfreak'

MÖTLEY CRÜE singer Vince Neil will be a guest on tonight's (July 12) episode of "Criss Angel Mindfreak", airing at 10:00 p.m. on the A&E network. The episode, dubbed "Celebrity Minds", will feature illusionist/escapologist/stunt performer Criss Angel using "hypnosis techniques to drop entire crowds of people to the ground before putting an entire restaurant's patrons ...

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GODSMACK Talk With CNN: Video Available

CNN's Douglas Hyde caught up with GODSMACK frontman Sully Erna and drummer Shannon Larkin to talk about the group's latest disc, "IV", and how both have stopped smoking. Watch the segment here. "IV" has sold 449,000 copies in the United States since its April 25 release, according to Nielsen SoundScan. The band kicked ...

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Editor Discusses Controversial GODSMACK Interview: Audio Available

Arthur editor Jay Babcock appeared on national progressive radio network AirAmericaRadio's "The Marc Moran Show" on May 29 to discuss the his controversial interview with Sully Erna, lead singer and lyricist of GODSMACK, in which he confronted Sully about the use of the band's songs "Awake" and "Sick of Life" for U.S. Navy recruiting commercials ...

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Illusionist CRISS ANGEL Talks About Working With GODSMACK's SULLY ERNA

Illusionist/escapologist/stunt performer Criss Angel recently spoke to MTV.com about his upcoming album, "Criss Angel: Mindfreak", which he says will be the official soundtrack to his popular television series "Mindfreak". The 22-track LP was produced mostly by Andy Johns (LED ZEPPELIN, VAN HALEN) and features a DVD loaded with making-of footage and behind-the-scenes action. ...

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GODSMACK: Details Of JUDAS PRIEST Tribute Performance Revealed

GODSMACK will be performing a four-song medley of JUDAS PRIEST classics as a tribute to the British heavy metal pioneers at the first annual "VH1 Rock Honors". In a live appearance on the "Rockline" nationally syndicated radio show Wednesday night (May 24), PRIEST frontman Rob Halford revealed that Sully Erna and company will be playing ...

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