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EVANESCENCE Singer Prepares For A New Beginning

In a recent interview with the Associated Press, EVANSCENCE frontwoman Amy Lee said that not having band co-founder Ben Moody around for the songwriting process for the group's sophomore major-label effort gives her liberty. "Ben has a certain kind of pop structure that he follows that I wouldn't," the 22-year-old singer said. "He would always ...

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MÖTLEY CRÜE: U.K. Tour Dates Announced

According to Britain's Metal Hammer magazine, the original MÖTLEY CRÜE lineup of Nikki Sixx (bass), Tommy Lee (drums), Vince Neil (vocals) and Mick Mars (guitar) will play the following U.K. dates in June 2005: Jun. 14 – Glasgow, UK @ SECC Jun. 15 - Manchester, UK @ MEN Jun. 17 - Cardiff, UK ...

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TOMMY LEE Lines Up TV Appearances To Promote Autobiography

MÖTLEY CRÜE drummer Tommy Lee has lined up the following TV appearances during the coming weeks: Friday, October 22: 10:00 PM "20/20" on ABC Friday, October 22: 11:30 PM "Late Show with David Letterman" on CBS Monday, October 25: 7:00 AM "Good Morning America" on ABC Monday, October 25: 9:00 PM "Larry King Live" on ...

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TOMMY LEE To Guest On 'The Late Show With David Letterman'

MÖTLEY CRÜE drummer Tommy Lee will be a guest on CBS' "The Late Show With David Letterman" on Friday, October 22. Lee is expected to talk about his biography, "Tommyland", due on October 19 through Atria Books (the hardcover imprint of Simon & Schuster) and his upcoming reality series centered on his enrollment in college. ...

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PARADISE LOST: Greek Dates Announced

PARADISE LOST will be playing two shows in Greece in December. The details are as follows: Dec. 11 – Idrogios – Thessaloniki, GRE (w/ ATROCITY, LEAVES' EYES) Dec. 12 - Rodon – Athens, GRE PARADISE LOST announced earlier this week that the title of their newest album will be "Paradise Lost" — in celebration of ...

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RHAPSODY: European First-Week Chart Positions Revealed

The new studio release from Italian symphonic metal band RHAPSODY, "Symphony Of Enchanted Lands Part 2: The Dark Secret", has entered the national album charts in the following countries: No. 27 France No. 33: Germany No. 62: Switzerland No. 70: Holland No. 100: Norway As previously reported, the limited-edition version of "Symphony Of Enchanted Lands ...

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THE CLAN DESTINED Begin Recording First Official Demo

THE CLAN DESTINED, the new project featuring vocalist Martin Walkyier (ex-SKYCLAD, SABBAT) and bassist Iscariah (ex-IMMORTAL), have commenced the recording sessions for their first official demo, entitled "In The Big Ending…". "Recordings are taking place as we speak on various locations around the U.K. with top-notch producers," reads a posting on the group's web site. ...

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PARADISE LOST Announce New Album Title

PARADISE LOST announced today (Oct. 6) that the title of their newest album will be "Paradise Lost" — in celebration of their 10th studio album since their full-length debut, "Lost Paradise", was released in 1990. Artwork and tracklisting are still to be confirmed. The follow-up to 2002's "Symbol of Life", "Paradise Lost" was recorded primarily ...

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MÖTLEY CRÜE Collaborate With AMERICAN HI-FI Singer

Singer-guitarist-songwriter Stacy Jones of the Boston-based quartet AMERICAN HI-FI has collaborated with MÖTLEY CRÜE on a song for CRÜE's upcoming CD, according to an update sent out to AMERICAN HI-FI's mailing list. "Vince Neil [vocals] wasn't around, so Stacy cut the vocals while Nikki Sixx [bass] and Tommy Lee [drums] were playing," the message reads. ...

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TOMMY LEE: 'Tommyland' Book-Signing Dates Announced

Former MÖTLEY CRÜE drummer Tommy Lee will be hitting bookstores across the U.S. on a tour in support of his biography "Tommyland". Lee will be signing copies of the book beginning October 23 at the RJ Julia Booksellers in Madison, CT. Confirmed dates so far are as follows: Oct. 23, 2004 - 2:00 p.m. RJ ...

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PARADISE LOST Singer To Answer Fans' Questions

PARADISE LOST vocalist Nick Holmes will be conducting a Q&A (question-and-answer) session about the new album with the fans. You can post your questions for him at the band's official forum (you will need to register before you can post). After the band have recieved enough questions, they will be posting the answers ...

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TOMMY LEE Goes To Nebraska

Former MÖTLEY CRÜE drummer Tommy Lee has reportedly been accepted by a Lincoln, NE university, where he will shortly begin filming his reality series centered on his enrollment in college. Lee is set to arrive in Lincoln in two weeks and shooting will last for five weeks, according to a local media report (presumably with ...

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AC/DC Singer To Perform At Los Angeles Club Tonight

According to an online posting by Hollywood promoter Happenin' Harry, AC/DC singer Brian Johnson will be performing at The Joint in West Los Angeles, CA on Wednesday, September 29. Johnson and "friends" are expected to run through a set of AC/DC classics and other selections beginning at 10:00 p.m. Also appearing on the bill will ...

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TOMMY LEE: New Album To Include Duet With BACKSTREET BOYS Singer?

Former MÖTLEY CRÜE drummer Tommy Lee is currently in the studio with producer Scott Humphrey (ROB ZOMBIE, POWERMAN 5000) recording tracks for his next release. Among the guest musicians tentatively scheduled to appear on the CD are former THE CULT touring bassist/current DOHENY/CAMP FREDDY guitarist Billy Morrison, ex-JANE'S ADDICTION bassist Chris Chaney and none other ...

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TOMMY LEE To Embark On Book-Signing Tour

MTV.com reports: In what is sure to be the literary event of the year, former MÖTLEY CRÜE drummer Tommy Lee will be hitting bookstores across the U.S. on a tour in support of his biography "Tommyland". Lee will be signing copies of the book on the nine-day tour beginning October 25 at the Rockefeller Center ...

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ROBIN MCAULEY, AMY SCHUGAR To Perform At Toy Drive Concert

Former MCAULEY SCHENKER GROUP frontman Robin McAuley, singer/songwriter Amy Schugar and acclaimed guitarist Dave Uhrich are among the artists scheduled to perform at The Rainbow Foundation's annual toy drive concert on Friday, November 5 at Synergy in West Chicago, IL. Opening the show will be the "number one tribute band in Chicago," MST (MICHAEL SCHENKER ...

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THE 69 EYES: New Album Track Listing Revealed

Finnish goth-metallers THE 69 EYES have revealed the track listing of their new album, entitled "Devils", tentatively due this fall through EMI/Virgin Records. The follow-up to 2002's "Paris Kills" was produced by Hiili Hiilesmaa (H.I.M., MOONSPELL, SENTENCED) and Johnny Lee Michaels and will be preceded by a single containing the album's title cut. "We worked ...

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DOHENY: Audio Player Posted Online

DOHENY, the California-based band formed by ex-THE CULT touring bassist Billy Morrison (on guitar) and former PITCHSHIFTER frontman Jon "J.S." Clayden, have launched an audio player featuring their demo tracks "Watching It All Burn" and "Drive Me" at this location. As previously reported, DOHENY recently spent time at producer Scott Humphrey's (ROB ZOMBIE, ...

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DAMAGEPLAN's VINNIE PAUL Offers Drumming Tips To TOMMY LEE

In a recent interview with Rhythm magazine, former PANTERA and current DAMAGEPLAN drummer Vinnie Paul was asked to offer some drumming tips. "Okay, well first off, every drummer I meet wants to know how to play [PANTERA's] 'Becoming'," Vinnie replied. "The way I came up with that part was just messing around in the studio ...

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TOMMY LEE Performs In Ibiza: Photos Available

Former MÖTLEY CRÜE drummer Tommy Lee's recently made an exclusive drumming/DJing appearance at Pacha in Ibiza, Spain. Check out pictures from Wire Image. As previously reported, Lee's upcoming tell-all, "TommyLand", is scheduled for release on October 19 through Atria Books, the hardcover imprint of Simon & Schuster. The 320-page book, which was originally ...

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