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JOURNEY's 'Revelation' Headed For Top 10 U.S. Debut

According to Hits Daily Double (the companion web site of music industry tip sheet HITS), JOURNEY's new album, "Revelation", is poised to sell around 80,000 copies in the United States during its first week of release for a likely Top 10 (possibly Top 5) debut on The Billboard 200 chart. The European version of "Revelation" ...

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JOURNEY Performs On 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show'; Video Available

Legendary rockers JOURNEY performed their classic song "Separate Ways" on today's (May 28) episode of "The Ellen DeGeneres Show". Watch the footage below. Frontiers Records recently announced that it has reached an agreement with JOURNEY in regard to the European release of the group's album "Revelation". The European version of the LP which will be ...

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JOURNEY's JONATHAN CAIN Says The Band's New Album Was Effortless

The Pulse of Radio reports that JOURNEY keyboardist and songwriter Jonathan Cain says that sessions for the band's upcoming album "Revelation" came much easier than most of their others. "Revelation", which will be released on June 3 as a double CD through Wal-Mart, includes one disc featuring the band and new lead singer Arnel Pineda ...

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DEVIL'S GIFT Featuring LENNON: Debut Album Due In September

DEVIL'S GIFT, the metal project of Orlando, Florida-based singer-songwriter Lennon Murphy (who performs under the name LENNON), will release its debut album in Europe in September via an as-yet-undisclosed Universal subsidiary. A seven-week European tour in support of the album will kick off in October. DEVIL'S GIFT's video for the song "Shadow Never Ending" can ...

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JOURNEY To Tour UK Next Month

Legendary San Francisco hard rockers JOURNEY have scheduled the following UK dates: June 17 - London, UK - Hammersmith Apollo June 19 - Manchester, UK - Apollo June 22 - Wolverhampton, UK - Civic Hall June 23 - Cardiff, UK - International Arena June 27 - Nottingham, UK - Trent FM Arena June 28 - ...

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Former ADAGIO Singer Joins TAKARA

Long-running American hard rock band TAKARA, whose early recordings featured the vocals of legendary singer Jeff Scott Soto (TALISMAN, YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, JOURNEY), has announced the addition of former ADAGIO frontman Gustavo Monsanto to the group's ranks. Monsanto will make his recording debut with TAKARA on the band's as-yet-untitled new album, which is currently being recorded ...

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JOURNEY, HEART, CHEAP TRICK: U.S. Tour Dates Announced

Three legendary rock bands are teaming up for what is sure to be the tour of the summer. JOURNEY, HEART and CHEAP TRICK are heading out on the concert trail starting July 9 in Denver, CO through October 4 in Albuquerque, NM. Fans should check local listings for on-sale dates, which begin Saturday, April 5. ...

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JOURNEY Schedules 'Rockline' Appearance

American rock legends JOURNEY will be the featured guests on the nationally syndicated radio show "Rockline", hosted by Bob Coburn, airing Wednesday, May 28 at 11:30 p.m. EST/8:30 p.m. PST. Fans can talk live with JOURNEY by calling 800-344-ROCK (7625). To find a station near you or to listen to the show live via the ...

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JOSHUA Albums Being Reissued

Critically acclaimed melodic hard rock guitarist Joshua Perahia (of the band JOSHUA) has re-launched his web site at this location. Joshua is also getting prepared to enter the studio with vocalist Jeff Fenholt, who was the lead singer on JOSHUA's 1985 album "Surrender". The new album is tentively titled "Resurrection". In advance of ...

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JOURNEY: More 'Revelation' Details Announced

A new chapter in the legendary career of multi-platinum rockers JOURNEYNeal Schon (guitar), Jonathan Cain (keyboards), Ross Valory (bass), Deen Castronovo (drums) and Arnel Pineda (vocals) — will begin on June 3 with the highly anticipated release of "Revelation", a three-disc CD and DVD package to be sold exclusively at Wal-Mart stores in ...

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DEVIL'S GIFT Completes Filming 'Shadow Never Ending' Video

DEVIL'S GIFT, the metal project of Orlando, Florida-based singer-songwriter Lennon Murphy (who performs under the name LENNON), has finished filming a video for the song "Shadow Never Ending" in Los Angeles. The clip was directed by Ben Levine and was shot by Todd Bell, who has previously worked on the Roadrunner 25th anniversary DVD and ...

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HERO DESTROYED Signs To RELAPSE RECORDS

Relapse Records has announced the signing of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania's HERO DESTROYED. The group's full-length album, which was previously self-released, will be reissued on Relapse this spring as the band begins to write material for its next album. Commented HERO DESTROYED guitarist Zach Moore: "We are all big fans of Relapse, and are excited to become ...

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JOURNEY Confirmed For Holland's ARROW ROCK FESTIVAL

JOURNEY has been confirmed for the Arrow Rock Festival, set to take place June 15 in Nijmegen, the Netherlands. Also scheduled to appear are DEF LEPPARD, KISS and WHITESNAKE. Although they have yet to announce their participation in the festival, reactivated New York glam rockers TWISTED SISTER have a June 15 Dutch date listed on ...

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INCUBATOR: New Song Available For Streaming

A brand new INCUBATOR track, entitled "Narzist", is available for streaming at this location. The song comes off the group's upcoming album, "lieBISSlieder", due on March 28 via Massacre Records. INCUBATOR recently announced the addition of bassist Dirk "Digger" Weiss to the group's ranks. Weiss is known in metal circles as the former ...

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THE BEREAVED: 'Alter The Image' Video Being Edited

Swedish melodic death/thrash metal band THE BEREAVED — which recently recruited American singer Travis Neal (PERSQUAREINCH, PUSHED) to handle the vocals on the group's new album, "Daylight Deception", due in the summer via Vic Records — has issued the following update: "We are planning a big CD-release party in Örebro. We are trying to plan ...

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JOURNEY Scheduled To Open Virtual World In 'Second Life'

On February 1, multi-platinum rockers JOURNEY will release their new Virtual Island in Second Life. A grand opening party is planned inside Second Life at the "Journey Rock Band" sim and will feature a meet-and-greet with band members. Live DJs will be spinning many of JOURNEY's classic hits, recorded studio and live performances, as well ...

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INCUBATOR: New Album Samples Available

German death metal veterans INCUBATOR have posted a medley of songs from their upcoming album, "lieBISSlieder", on their MySpace page. INCUBATOR recently announced the addition of bassist Dirk "Digger" Weiss to the group's ranks. Weiss is known in metal circles as the former frontman of WARPATH and RICHTHOFEN. Weiss previously sang on INCUBATOR's ...

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THE BEREAVED: New Singer Announced

Swedish melodic death/thrash metal band THE BEREAVED has recruited American singer Travis Neal (PERSQUAREINCH, PUSHED) to handle the vocals on the group's new album, "Daylight Deception", due in the spring via Vic Records. Commented Neal: "I'm very happy to be a part of THE BEREAVED and I cannot wait to start performing with the band ...

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INCUBATOR Announces New Bassist

German death metal veterans INCUBATOR have announced the addition of bassist Dirk "Digger" Weiss to the group's ranks. Weiss is known in metal circles as the former frontman of WARPATH and RICHTHOFEN. Weiss previously sang on INCUBATOR's cover of the RICHTHOFEN track "Der jüngste Tag/An die Wand", to be included on the digipack version of ...

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