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Former DRUG UNDER Singer Lands Movie Roles

Former DRUG UNDER singer Christopher C. Romero (a.k.a. Romero) — who currently fronts the VAN HALEN tribute band ROMEO DELIGHT — has just finished filming a small role in the new film "Thunderkick", written and directed by martial arts master Leo T. Fong of Bruce Lee fame. The movie will be released later this year. ...

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DIMENSION Confirmed For NIGHTMARE METAL FEST

Mexican/American melodic progressive band DIMENSION, now based in Colorado, has been confirmed for the Nightmare Metal Fest, a brand new festival set to take place March 21-22 at Bourbon Street in New Port Richey, Florida. Also scheduled to appear are AVIAN (the melodic metal band featuring singer Lance King and guitarist Yan Leviathan), WARMACHINE, CAGE, ...

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AVIAN Confirmed For Florida's NIGHTMARE METAL FEST

AVIAN, the melodic metal band featuring singer Lance King and guitarist Yan Leviathan, has been confirmed for the Nightmare Metal Fest, a brand new festival set to take place March 21-22 at Bourbon Street in New Port Richey, Florida. Also scheduled to appear are WARMACHINE, CAGE, DISASTERPEACE (the new band featuring singer Wade Black [CRIMSON ...

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WARMACHINE Confirmed For Florida's NIGHTMARE METAL FEST

Toronto-based metallers WARMACHINE have been confirmed for the Nightmare Metal Fest, a brand new festival set to take place March 21-22 at Bourbon Street in New Port Richey, Florida. Also scheduled to appear are CAGE, DISASTERPEACE (the new band featuring singer Wade Black [CRIMSON GLORY, SEVEN WITCHES, LEASH LAW, BLACK REIGN, LEATHERWOLF], former KING DIAMOND ...

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DISASTERPEACE Confirmed For Florida's NIGHTMARE FEST

DISASTERPEACE, the new band featuring singer Wade Black (CRIMSON GLORY, SEVEN WITCHES, LEASH LAW, BLACK REIGN, LEATHERWOLF), former KING DIAMOND guitarist master Pete Blakk, renowned drummer Jesse Martillo (CRIMSON GLORY) and bassist Chris Baylor, has been confirmed for the Nightmare Fest, a brand new festival set to take place March 21-22 at Bourbon Street in ...

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LEATHERWOLF Launches Guitarist Search

Southern California metal band LEATHERWOLF has launched a search for a new guitarist following the recent departure of Geoff Gayer. For more information on what exactly the group is looking for, visit the LEATHERWOLF MySpace page. Fan-filmed video footage of LEATHERWOLF performing the song "Too Much" in Athens, Greece on November 1, 2007 ...

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LEATHERWOLF Parts Ways With Guitarist GEOFF GAYER

Southern California metal band LEATHERWOLF have parted ways with guitarist Geoff Gayer. As a result, the group's European tour had to be cut short by one date. Commented the group: "First of all, we would like to apologize to the Rock House crew in Pescara, Italy and all the fans that were looking forward to ...

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LEATHERWOLF: Athens Performance Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of the legendary Orange County, California metal band LEATHERWOLF performing the song "Too Much" in Athens, Greece on November 1, 2007 can be viewed below. LEATHERWOLF's current shows are the band's first European dates since reuniting with original lead vocalist/guitarist Michael Olivieri and guitarist Carey Howe earlier in the year. The reconvened ...

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INTENSE To Support LEATHERWOLF, SKYCLAD

British power metallers INTENSE have scheduled the following dates: Nov. 05 - De Rots, Antwerp, Belgium (supporting LEATHERWOLF) Dec. 01 - Thatched House, Stockport, England (supporting SKYCLAD) INTENSE's video for the song "Fear Is Not Enough" can be viewed below. The track comes off the group's new album, "As Our Army Grows", wich was released ...

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HIRAX: New Album Title Revealed

Veteran California thrashers HIRAX will co-headline Keep It True IX festival on Saturday, November 3, 2007 in Dittigheim, Germany. HIRAX will share the headliner slot with the original lineup of LEATHERWOLF. SACRED OATH, PAGAN ALTAR, STEEL ASSASSIN, PORTRAIT, and ENFORCER will round out the day of metal. The California thrashers played two successful shows last ...

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LEATHERWOLF: European Tour Dates Announced

Legendary Orange County, CA metal band LEATHERWOLF has announced its first European dates since reuniting with original lead vocalist/guitarist Michael Olivieri and guitarist Carey Howe earlier in the year. The reconvened triple axe attack will headline Germany's Keep It True festival and is playing an additional half dozen select dates in Holland, Belgium, Switzerland, and ...

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TOXIK Pulls Out Of Germany's KEEP IT TRUE Festival, EVIL Steps In

Recently reunited progressive thrashers TOXIK have cancelled their appearance at the Keep It True 9 festival, set to take place November 3, 2007 at Sporthalle in Dittigheim, Germany. According to the festival organizers, the cancellation was caused by the fact that bassist Brian Bonini quit the group a few weeks ago and TOXIK has been ...

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LEATHERWOLF: Santa Ana Concert Photos Available

The "triple axe" lineup of Orange County metal legends LEATHERWOLF — featuring lead vocalist/guitarist Michael Olivieri, and lead guitarists Geoff Gayer and Carey Howe, alongside drummer Dean Roberts and fill-in bassist Pat Guyton — made its return on August 31 show at the Galaxy Theatre in Santa Ana, California as the support act for L.A. ...

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Los Angeles CLIVEAID Event Postponed

Cliveaid, the organization which was set up in 2004 as a fund-raising event for original IRON MAIDEN drummer Clive Burr (who suffers from multiple sclerosis), has issued the following update: "Cliveaid announces that its scheduled show for Los Angeles this September will now be taking place the first Saturday of March 2008. This is due ...

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STEEL ASSASSIN's 'War Of The Eight Saints' Due In September

New Jersey power metal label Sentinel Steel (ATTACKER, AXEHAMMER, SACRED OATH, MANILLA ROAD, GOTHIC KNIGHTS, etc.) has set a September 12 release date for Brockton, MA-based band STEEL ASSASSIN's "War of the Eight Saints" CD. States Sentinel Steel owner Denis Gulbey: "Being originally from Mass myself and a longtime admirer of STEEL ASSASSIN's 1980s demo ...

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LEATHERWOLF: California Concert To Be Webcast

Orange County metal legends LEATHERWOLF have announced that their August 31 show at the Galaxy Theatre in Santa Ana, California with L.A. GUNS will be webcast live via Webcastia.com. The show marks the return of the band's vaunted "triple axe" lineup, featuring lead vocalist/guitarist Michael Olivieri, and lead guitarists Geoff Gayer and Carey Howe, alongside ...

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L.A. GUNS: Santa Ana Concert To Be Webcast

One of the most legendary and well-respected rock bands to ever come out of the Los Angeles area, L.A. GUNS, will make their performance at the Galaxy Theater, located in Santa Ana on August 31, 2007 one that can be experienced by everyone across the country….even without being there. Webcastia of Huntington Beach will be ...

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OCTAVIA SPERATI Confirmed For Norway's CLIVEAID

Norwegian metal band OCTAVIA SPERATI has been added to the upcoming Cliveaid event in Bergen, Norway that is scheduled to take place on March 30, 2008. Also slated to appear are SAHG, THUNDERBOLT, KRAKOW, CAT CALL, CRUEL and THE BATALLION. Cliveaid is the organization which was set up in 2004 as a fund-raising event for ...

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CRIMSON GLORY Members To Open For JON OLIVA'S PAIN In Florida

BLACK REIGN, the band featuring CRIMSON GLORY members Wade Black (vocals; ex-LEATHERWOLF) and Jesse Martillo (drums), has been confirmed as one of the support acts for JON OLIVA'S PAIN on Saturday, September 29 at the Bourbon Street club in New Port Richey, Florida. Also scheduled to appear is DOCTRINE. Doors open at 8:00 p.m. Check ...

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RHINO BUCKET Added To CLIVEAID Event In Los Angeles

RHINO BUCKET, the Bon Scott-era AC/DC sound-alike band that recorded two albums for Warner Bros./EMI back in '90 and '92 and an independent album in '94 with former AC/DC drummer Simon Wright, has been added to the upcoming Cliveaid event that will take place on September 22 in Los Angeles, California (venue to be announced). ...

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Tennis Star PAT CASH Joins CLIVEAID

Cliveaid — the organization which was set up in 2004 as a fund-raising event for original IRON MAIDEN drummer Clive Burr (who suffers from multiple sclerosis) — has issued the following update: "We would like to introduce you to our newest friend here at Cliveaid. Pat Cash, the tennis ace, has agreed to join Cliveaid. ...

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