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TOMMY LEE: Signing Sessions Announced

MÖTLEY CRÜE drummer Tommy Lee has lined up the following signing sessions in support of his upcoming solo album, "Tommyland: The Ride": August 8 Vintage Vinyl 6610 Delmar Boulevard St-Louis, Missouri August 12 Best Buy 622 Broadway New York City, New York (it's in the So-Ho District). August 25 (at 9:00 p.m.) Mall of America ...

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BLASTMASTERS To Enter Studio Next Week

BLASTMASTERS, the Florida-based death metal band led by former DIABOLIC/UNHOLY GHOST drummer Lee "Aantar" Coates, will enter D.O.W. Studios on July 25 with producer Juan "Punchy" Gonzales (MORBID ANGEL, UNHOLY GHOST) to begin recording their full-length debut, entitled "Twisted Metal". The tentative track listing for the album is as follows: 01. Altricial Meta-Genesis 02. Catastrophic ...

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PAMELA ANDERSON Says There Is 'Absolutely No Truth' To TOMMY LEE Wedding Reports

Pamela Anderson has refuted published reports that she and ex-husband MÖTLEY CRÜE drummer Tommy Lee are planning on tying the knot once again. After the couple were spotted holidaying in Hawaii recently, gossip magazines speculated the pair are getting back together, according to FemaleFirst.co.uk. On Wednesday (July 20), Anderson rejected the rumors by stating, "There ...

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TOMMY LEE Denies Proposing To Ex-Wife

United Press International is reporting that MÖTLEY CRÜE drummer Tommy Lee has denied reports he's getting ready to remarry his ex-wife and mother of his children, actress Pamela Anderson. The New York Post reported Tuesday (July 19) that Lee and the former "Baywatch" star were on the fast track to a second walk down the ...

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TOMMY LEE: 'Wedding Is On'

World Entertainment News Network is reporting that MÖTLEY CRÜE drummer Tommy Lee has confirmed he and his ex-wife Pamela Anderson are set to exchange vows for the third time. After days of speculation about the couple's on-off love affair after they were spotted holidaying together in Hawaii, Lee has revealed they are planning another big ...

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SEVENDUST: 'Ugly' Single Available Online

SEVENDUST's new single, entitled "Ugly", has been posted online at this location. "Ugly" is the first single off SEVENDUST's upcoming fifth album, "Next", due on October 11 via 7Bros./WineDark Records. The song, which is scheduled to go for radio adds on August 8, was described by drummer Morgan Rose in a recent MTV.com ...

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HOWARD STERN Says DAVID LEE ROTH Will Replace Him In New York

According to The Los Angeles Times, Howard Stern, who is literally counting the days before he leaves terrestrial radio for satellite, revealed on the air Monday (July 18) that comedian Adam Carolla and ex-VAN HALEN frontman David Lee Roth will take over his popular morning time slot, at least in the Los Angeles and New ...

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Former EVANESCENCE Guitarist Working On Solo Album

Former EVANESCENCE guitarist and songwriter Ben Moody's first solo single, "Everything Burns", has just started to chart in Europe. The single, which features lead vocals from dance-pop singer Anastacia and appears on the new "Fantastic Four" soundtrack, has landed at position No. 14 in Switzerland and No. 22 in Austria. Moody is currently puting the ...

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SEVENDUST: 'Ugly' Audio Sample Posted Online

A 38-second audio sample of the new SEVENDUST single, entitled "Ugly", has been posted online at this location (Real Media). "Ugly" is the first single off SEVENDUST's upcoming fifth album, "Next", due on October 11 via 7Bros./WineDark Records. The song, which is scheduled to go for radio adds on August 8, was described ...

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ROB ZOMBIE: 'My Future Is Movies'

According to The Boston Globe, ROB ZOMBIE is planning to phase out music in the next few years to concentrate on writing and directing horror films. His first feature, "House of 1000 Corpses", earned $15 million in theaters and another $45 million in DVD sales, he said. Zombie's second film, "The Devil's Rejects", comes out ...

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W.A.S.P., UFO, QUIET RIOT, WHITESNAKE, DEF LEPPARD Concert Grosses Revealed

The following are a few select recent heavy metal/hard rock concert grosses, as reported by Billboard magazine: Artist/Event: W.A.S.P., L.A. GUNS, STEPHEN PEARCY Venue: House of Blues City/State: San Diego, CA. Date: June 29, 2005 Gross Sales: $3,761 Attendance: 184 Capacity: 1,019 Artist/Event: UFO Venue: Trocadero City/State: Philadelphia, Pa. Date: 7/9/05 Gross Sales: $5,183 Attendance: ...

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PLACE OF SKULLS To Enter Studio In August

PLACE OF SKULLS, the Knoxville, Tennessee-based band featuring former PENTAGRAM guitarist Victor Griffin, will enter Lakeside Studios studio on August 1 with producers Travis Wyrick and Mike Dearing to begin recording their third full-length CD, tentatively due in early 2006 via Exile On Mainstream Records. The as-yet-untitled album will feature Griffin alongside Dennis Cornelius of ...

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ROB ZOMBIE: TV Appearances Scheduled

ROB ZOMBIE has lined up the following TV appearances during the next couple of days: Thursday, July 14: 08:00 a.m. ET - ESPN2 "Cold Pizza" 09:00 p.m. ET - IFC "Dinner for Five" Friday, July 15: 12:35 a.m. ET - NBC "Late Night with Conan O'Brien" 05:00 a.m. ET - IFC "Henry's Film Corner" As ...

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U.S. Death Metal Band EXMORTIS Return!

U.S. death metal band EXMORTIS, who released two classic demos (1988's "Descent into Chaos" and 1989's "Immortality's End") in the genre's heyday, has been resurrected featuring original members Brian Werking (guitarist/vocalist) and drummer Aantar Lee Coates (formerly of DIABOLIC and UNHOLY GHOST and currently in BLASTMASTERS). EXMORTIS are planning to release a new demo, titled ...

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LED ZEPPELIN Voted 'Ideal Supergroup'

BBC News has issued the following report: The four members of LED ZEPPELIN have been voted the U.K.'s ideal supergroup, with Robert Plant beating the late Freddie Mercury to best singer. About 3,500 music fans were polled for Planet Rock Radio and were asked to create their fantasy band. Jimmy Page won best ...

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CLOVEN HOOF To Release New Album In September: Audio Available

Reunited NWOBHM (New Wave of British Heavy Metal) legends CLOVEN HOOF will release a new album in September via XZec Records. The as-yet-untitled effort (the original choice for an album title, "Absolute Power", was reportedly abandoned because another band has previously used the title for their CD) was produced by Tom Galley of the PHENOMENA ...

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CATHEDRAL Frontman To Launch RISE ABOVE RELICS Label

CATHEDRAL frontman Lee Dorrian's label Rise Above Records will shortly be starting an offshoot label called Rise Above Relics. Accoding to Dorrian, the label "will be dedicated to unearthing and re-releasing lost gems from the various genres of music we at Rise Above like. From doom through to prog/psych, hard rock, classic metal, noise & ...

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DAVID LEE ROTH To Replace HOWARD STERN?

FMQB.com is reporting that former VAN HALEN frontman David Lee Roth is rumored to be replacing Howard Stern as Infinity Broadcasting's next radio star after The King Of All Media winds down his run on terrestrial radio. The Roth rumor, which has legs, was started by a report from Steppin' Out magazine's Chaunce ...

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