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W.A.S.P.: First U.S. Dates Announced

According to Ticketmaster.com, W.A.S.P. has scheduled the following U.S. dates in February/March: Feb. 26 - The Canyon - Agoura Hills, CA Feb. 27 - Galaxy Theatre - Santa Ana, CA Mar. 06 - Harpo's - Detroit, MI Mar. 12 - Jaxx - Springfield, VA More shows are expected to be announced soon. Fan-filmed ...

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W.A.S.P.: Bilbao Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of W.A.S.P. December 13, 2009 concert in Bilbao, Spain can be viewed below. A Spanish-language report and several other fan-filmed video clips can be found at BilbaoIsRock.com. The band's setlist was as follows: 01. Mephisto Waltz (intro) 02. On Your Knees / The Real Me (THE WHO cover) 03. L.O.V.E. ...

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W.A.S.P.: Barcelona Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of W.A.S.P.'s December 9, 2009 concert at Sala Razzmatazz 2 in Barcelona, Spain can be viewed below (courtesy of citysgonnaburn). W.A.S.P.'s new album, "Babylon", entered the U.K. "Rock Albums" chart at position No. 15. The CD was released in Europe on October 12 through Global Music (via Demolition Records) and was issued ...

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W.A.S.P. Mainman Talks New Album

Karagiannidis Panagiotis of Metalpaths recently conducted an interview with W.A.S.P. frontman Blackie Lawless. An excerpt from the chat follows below. Metalpaths: So let's start with the new [W.A.S.P.] album ["Babylon"], of course. What we have here is once more a concept album, right? Would you like to share with us a few things ...

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DARKEST HOUR, DIVISION OF LAURA LEE Members Join Forces In MAN AND WASP

MAN AND WASP — an international creative fusion featuring Shelby Cinca (FRODUS, DECAHEDRON, THE CASSETTES), Mike Schleibaum (DARKEST HOUR), and Håkan Johansson (DIVISION OF LAURA LEE, FRANTIC MANTIS) — has just self-released its debut, entited "Close the World, Open the Next". Born, recorded, produced and designed solely by its three members in an undisclosed Washington, ...

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ALICE IN CHAINS Performs LED ZEPPELIN Classic With Symphony Orchestra; Video Available

ALICE IN CHAINS performed a four-song set Friday night (November 2) at Matt Messina and the Symphony Guild's 10th anniversary benefit concert (for Seattle Children's Hospital & Regional Medical Center), Symphony Legacy, at Benaroya Hall in Seattle, Washington. In addition to the band's original material, ALICE IN CHAINS played a cover of LED ZEPPELIN's "Kashmir" ...

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W.A.S.P.: 'Dominator' Digipack, Vinyl To Be Released

W.A.S.P.'s latest album, "Dominator", will be released in digipack and LP format on October 1 via Demolition Records. The digipack features a special 3D cover. In other news, a 32-track W.A.S.P. compilation, "The Best of the Best", is scheduled for release in Europe on September 24 via Snapper Music. The track listing is as follows: ...

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IRON MAIDEN Frontman Talks About Upcoming 'Anthology' DVD Set

IRON MAIDEN frontman Bruce Dickínson will release three-disc DVD set, entitled "Anthology" through Sanctuary Visual Entertainment on June 19 in Europe and June 20 in North America. This is the definitive Dickinson package, and includes over six hours of videos and live performances, and previously unreleased and archive material. The following is an interview with ...

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W.A.S.P. Drummer Checks In From The Road

W.A.S.P. drummer Stet Howland has posted the following message on his official web site: "Hello to all you StetHowland.com rock and roll animals. Been out of touch due to the fact I'm out of the country. The European tour is killing! We have destroyed every gig so far. "I really enjoyed the U.K. and Finland ...

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THE WILDHEARTS' GINGER Offers Iraq Solution

Frontman Ginger of the British band THE WILDHEARTS has issued yet another message condemning President George Bush over his foreign policy and the possibility of the U.S. waging war on Iraq. It reads as follows: "I believe that to make this world work efficiently we need to unify and act as a world, and not ...

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