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DUBLIN DEATH PATROL: Mexico City Show Rescheduled

The Mexico City date for DUBLIN DEATH PATROL (DDP) — the new band featuring TESTAMENT singer Chuck Billy and former EXODUS vocalist Steve "Zetro" Souza — has been rescheduled for March 6, 2008 at the Hard Rock Live. Also slated to appear is METAL CHURCH. DUBLIN DEATH PATROL made its live debut on June 3, ...

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TESLA: More Tour Dates Announced

TESLA has scheduled the following tour dates: Feb. 01 - Seattle, WA - Showbox At The Market Feb. 02 - Portland, OR - Roseland Theater Feb. 05 - Spokane, WA - Big Easy Concert House Feb. 06 - Boise, ID - Big Easy Concert House Feb. 08 - San Francisco, CA - The Fillmore Feb. ...

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DUBLIN DEATH PATROL: Mexico City Date Postponed

DUBLIN DEATH PATROL (DDP) — the new band featuring TESTAMENT singer Chuck Billy and former EXODUS vocalist Steve "Zetro" Souza — has issued the following update: "Please note that the January 26th date at the Hard Rock Live in Mexico City has been postponed. It will be rescheduled for sometime in March 2008. We will ...

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Vintage Glam/Melodic Rock Collection Surfaces on eBay

A large collection of 1970s-80s glam and melodic rock memorabilia has surfaced on eBay. Included among the nearly 100 lots are signed, vintage promotional/concert posters, and CDs from mainstream artists like VAN HALEN, POISON, and TESLA, as well as fan favorite bands such as WARLOCK/Doro Pesch, SHOTGUN MESSIAH, SMASHED GLADYS, DIRTY LOOKS, among others. Auction ...

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Former TESLA Guitarist Releases Solo Debut

Former TESLA guitarist Tommy Skeoch has released his first-ever solo record, entitled "Freak Bucket". The track listing for the effort is as follows: 01. Liar 02. My Life 03. I Know You Know 04. I Trip 05. Empathy 06. Down 07. Hole in My Soul 08. Way Out 09. Garden 10. Living For Today 11. ...

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BONDED BY BLOOD Set To Record Debut Album With MICHAEL ROSEN

New-school L.A. thrashers BONDED BY BLOOD are set to record their debut Earache release "Feed the Beast" with producer Michael Rosen. Rosen, who has worked with the likes of TESTAMENT, VIO-LENCE, SADUS, JOE SATRIANI and DEATH ANGEL, will begin working with the band in the New Year. Commented BONDED BY BLOOD vocalist Aladdin: "It feels ...

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SCREAM IN EDEN Signs With Z RECORDS

Chicago's SCREAM IN EDEN has inked a deal with Z Records. According to a press release, "the band are yet another fine example of excellent melodic hard rock that fans have grown to expect from Z. Discovered by [Z head honcho] Mark Alger a few months ago, SCREAM IN EDEN's debut, entitled 'Original Sin', will ...

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TESLA: New U.S. Dates Announced

Veteran California rockers TESLA have scheduled the following 2008 dates: Feb. 01 - Seattle, WA - Showbox Feb. 02 - Portland, OR - Roseland Feb. 05 - Spokane, WA - The Big Easy Feb. 06 - Boise, ID - The Big Easy Feb. 08 - San Francisco, CA - Fillmore Feb. 09 - Reno, NV ...

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TESLA Releases 'A Peace Of Time' iTunes-Exclusive EP

TESLA has just released a new seven-track iTunes digital-download exclusive EP called "A Peace of Time". According to the group, the EP is a "seven-song taste of music that was recorded live in the studio and features recordings of TESLA's own songs in a different fashion as well as a few covers that we love. ...

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Reunited JADED Recording Sophomore Album

Reunited all-female hard rock band JADED has just returned from a trip to Bloomington, Indiana where it recorded new tracks for its upcoming sophomore release with legendary producer Gary Katz, best known for his works with multi-platinum recording artist and classic rock icons STEELY DAN. Katz has also worked with multi-platinum and Grammy-nominated recording artist ...

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DUBLIN DEATH PATROL: Arizona, California Dates Announced

DUBLIN DEATH PATROL (DDP) — the new band featuring TESTAMENT singer Chuck Billy and former EXODUS vocalist Steve "Zetro" Souza — has scheduled two U.S. dates in December. The group's schedule is now shaping up as follows: Dec. 01 - Pima County Fairgrounds, Tuscon, AZ Dec. 31 - Mixes, Concord, CA Jan. 28 - Hard ...

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DUBLIN DEATH PATROL Schedules Mexico City Concert

DUBLIN DEATH PATROL (DDP) — the new band featuring TESTAMENT singer Chuck Billy and former EXODUS vocalist Steve "Zetro" Souza — has scheduled a concert at Hard Rock Live in Mexico City, Mexico on January 28, 2008. Fan-filmed video footage of DUBLIN DEATH PATROL (DDP) performing at the Underworld in London, England on June 18, ...

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Report: Eighties Hard Rock Bands Drawing Large Crowds

Kris Osborn of Time.com reports: The summer concert season of 2007 swept America back into the 1980s as scores of hard rock/metal bands from that decade began touring again, drawing large crowds, new, young fans, and solid revenues 25 years after first emerging. Who toured? TESLA, DOKKEN, GREAT WHITE, WINGER, WARRANT, QUEENSRŸCHE, POISON, ...

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NILE, OUTRAGE Confirmed For Japan's LOUDPARK 07 Festival

NILE and OUTRAGE have been confirmed for the Loudpark 07 festival, set to take place October 20-21 at the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama City, Japan. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: Saturday, October 20, 2007: HEAVEN AND HELL BLIND GUARDIAN TRIVIUM NOCTURNAL RITES MACHINE HEAD FASTWAY AS I LAY DYING NILE THERION ...

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CHTHONIC To Tour England With 3 INCHES OF BLOOD

Before the Taiwanese band CHTHONIC — who this summer became the first-ever extreme metal band from Asia to tour with Ozzfest — kicks off its mainland European tour with Finnish "heroic folk metal" warriors ENSIFERUM this fall, the group will embark on a brief U.K. tour with Ozzfest tour mates 3 INCHES OF BLOOD. "We ...

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TESLA Schedules Sacramento In-Store

TESLA guitarist Frank Hannon has issued the following update: "As this USA tour winds up, we are headed home on Sunday and getting ready for some new events. First of all we are finally releasing 'Real to Reel 2' to retail stores September 25th, and will be at Dimple Records in Sacramento for an in-store ...

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TESLA: New Album Due Next Year

Debby Rao of KNAC.COM recently conducted an interview with TESLA vocalist Jeff Keith. An excerpt from the interview follows: KNAC.COM: I heard the exciting news: TESLA will be embarking on their first world tour in 16 years beginning on October 18th. Keith: "Yes, it is. We are actually going over to Japan for ...

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SABBAT Confirmed For U.K.'s HARD ROCK HELL Festival

Reactivated British thrashers SABBAT have been confirmed for the Hard Rock Hell festival, set to take place November 9-11 at Butlins in Minehead, U.K. (Somerset). The festival billing is as follows: 3 INCHES OF BLOOD AMENTI AVENGER BEYOND THE GRAVE CHTHONIC CRADLE OF FILTH CRUCIFIED BARBARA DIAMOND HEAD FASTWAY FEICOMODO FINNTROLL FOREVER NEVER GIRLSCHOOL GMT ...

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SATYRICON Confirmed For Japan's LOUDPARK 07 Festival

Norwegian black metallers SATYRICON have been confirmed for the Loudpark 07 festival, set to take place October 20-21 at the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama City, Japan. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: Saturday, October 20, 2007: HEAVEN AND HELL BLIND GUARDIAN TRIVIUM MACHINE HEAD AS I LAY DYING NOCTURNAL RITES FASTWAY THERION ...

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CHTHONIC To Tour Europe With ENSIFERUM

Taiwanese metal icons CHTHONIC — currently impressing American crowds at Ozzfest, where they're the first-ever Asian extreme metal act to perform — have confirmed their first European tour, which will see them play alongside "heroic folk metal" warriors ENSIFERUM (Spinefarm Records). The Finnish band had a No. 1 single and a Top 10 album in ...

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