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France's FURY FEST: Complete Schedule Announced

The complete schedule has been announced for the 2005 edition of Fury Fest, set to take place June 24-26 in Le Mans, France. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: Friday, June 24: Main Stage: 00.15 - 1.15 JELLO BIAFRA AND THE MELVINS 22.30 - 23.15 ANTHRAX 21.00 - 21.45 MILLENCOLIN 19.30 - 20.15 ...

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H.I.M.: Weekly Podcast Launched

Finnish goth-metallers H.I.M. have launched a weekly podcast to document the progress of their forthcoming as-yet-untitled new album, due out later this year on Sire. Check it out at this location. As previously reported, H.I.M. have entered Los Angeles' Paramour studios to work on the follow-up to 2003's "Love Metal". According to singer ...

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MISFITS Comment On Drummer MARKY RAMONE's Departure

MISFITS have issued the following update regarding the previously announced departure of former RAMONES drummer Marky Ramone: "As most of you know, Marky Ramone (of the world-famous RAMONES) has been sitting in on drums as a 'special guest' with the MISFITS on tour for the past few years. Marky's final shows behind the kit with ...

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Former RAMONES Drummer No Longer A 'Misfit'

Former RAMONES drummer Marky Ramone has officially quit the MISFITS. In a statement, Marky stated, "As you know, I have been playing with Jerry Only from the MISFITS and Dez from BLACK FLAG, but I've decided that four years is enough. The last shows I will be doing with them will be in Mexico. I ...

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H.I.M. Mainman Embraces His Sensitive Side On Forthcoming Album

Kerrang! magazine is reporting that Finnish goth-metallers H.I.M. have entered Los Angeles' Paramour studios to work on the follow-up to 2003's "Love Metal". According to singer Ville Valo, the as-yet-untitled album, which is being produced by Tim Palmer (who worked on the band's last CD), will feature "really fast songs but with a melodic punky ...

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Transylvania 90210 - WEDNESDAY 13

In a stunted little cul-de-sac of the music world, occupied exclusively by zaftig, Myspace-addicted Goth chicks, overly-pierced zombie greasers and cowboy-hat-wearing ex-glammers gone horror punk, people like WEDNESDAY 13 reign supreme. This is a scene where third-string footnotes to history like BILE and LOLLIPOP LUST KILL are considered minor deities, and where the basic recipe ...

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Former MISFITS Frontman Seeks Musicians For Solo Band

Former MISFITS vocalist Michale Graves is looking for a bassist and a guitarist for his new band. East Coast musicians are preferred, but all players will be considered. Interested parties should send a photo and video to: Horror High ATTN: Michale Submissions 3120 W. Carefree Hwy. #1-339 Phoenix, AZ 85086 Michale's solo album, entitled "Punk ...

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New DANZIG/DOYLE Live Photos Posted Online

Moshpitwookie.com has uploaded several photos from DANZIG's performance at the Electric Factory on Wednesday night (March 2). Glenn Danzig was joined during the show by his former MISFITS bandmate Doyle Wolfgang Von Frankenstein for a special 30-minute set of MISFITS classics— one of only three East Coast dates to witness this historic collaboration. ...

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Former MISFITS Frontman Discharged From Military

Former MISFITS frontman Michale Graves has been given an honorable medical discharge from the military and will be returning home to New Jersey to rest and get his body back to 100 percent. Never one to sit still, Michale has already begun working on the next chapter in his life. Michale's new CD, "Punk Rock ...

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DANZIG: Chicago Live Photos Posted Online

Several photos from DANZIG's performance at the House Of Blues in Chicago on Monday, February 21 have been posted online at this location. As previously reported, Glenn Danzig will be joined by his former MISFITS bandmate Doyle Wolfgang Von Frankenstein for a special 30-minute set of MISFITS classics at three DANZIG East Coast ...

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Former MISFITS Guitarist Seeks Vocalist For New Band

Former MISFITS guitarist Doyle is looking for a singer for his GORGEOUS FRANKENSTEIN project. The group's debut album will reportedly be produced by ex-MISFITS frontman Glenn Danzig and will be released through Glenn's label imprint, Evilive. Interested parties should send a demo and a photo to: Mercenary Management ATTN: Doyle Submissions 8491 Sunset Blvd, #179 ...

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GLENN DANZIG: 'BILL CLINTON Sent The FBI After Me'

Glenn Danzig recently spoke to KNAC.com about Dimebag's murder and DANZIG's upcoming tour, among other topics. Several excerpts from the interview follow: KNAC.com: [When Dimebag was murdered], you not only had your regular metal press covering the tragedy, but you also had the mainstream writers as well. More than once, it was alluded ...

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MANTAS Confirmed For Japan's INDEPENDENCE D FESTIVAL

MANTAS, the new band featuring former VENOM guitarist Mantas, are the latest confirmed act for the first annual Independence D Festival, a three-day event set to take place March 11-13 at Studio Coast Shinkiba in Tokyo, Japan. MANTAS will share the main stage with LOUDNESS and the MISFITS on Sunday, March 13. Also scheduled to ...

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MISFITS Confirmed For Germany's WITH FULL FORCE Festival

MISFITS have been confirmed to appear at the 2005 installment of the With Full Force festival, set to be held July 1-3 at Airfield Roitzschjora in Löbnitz (near Leipzig), Germany. The complete list of bands currently scheduled to perform at the festival is as follows: 7 SECONDS AMULET ANTI FLAG BARCODE BEATSTEAKS BEHEMOTH CARPATHIAN FOREST ...

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PRONG Working On 10 New Songs

PRONG guitarist/vocalist Tommy Victor and drummer Dan Laudo have been working on 10 new songs and hope to get into the recording studio soon and lay them down. In other news, PRONG are among the artists that have been confirmed to appear a benefit concert on Thursday, January 20 at the Hard Rock Café in ...

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ABDULLAH Among Nominees At Cleveland's FREE TIMES MUSIC AWARDS

Cleveland, Ohio-based ABDULLAH have been nominated in the "Best Hard Rock Band" and "Best Bass Player" (Ed Stephens) categories at the sixth annual Free Times Music Awards, which will be held on Thursday, February 24 at the Odeon. This is the second straight year the band has been nominated for the Free Times Awards. Last ...

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