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Death-Rapper NECRO To Make European Live Debut In London

After building a rabid following across America, the critically acclaimed Brooklyn death-rapper NECRO has set his sights on Europe before he knuckles down to work on his new album. NECRO will premier his "Drugs, Gory Death and Sex Tour" at a special one-night-only headline show at The Scala, Kings Cross, London on January 11, 2007. ...

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JOE LYNN TURNER Hard At Work On New Solo Album

Former DEEP PURPLE and RAINBOW singer Joe Lynn Turner is busy writing and recording his new studio album, tentatively due before next summer via Frontiers Records. According to a press release, the direction of new CD will once again follow the melodic hard rock vein that characterized Joe Lynn Turner's last studio effort, "The Usual ...

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PEACEVILLE RECORDS Founders Retire From Music Business

Hammy and Lisa Halmshaw, founders and long-standing managers of Peaceville Records, have announced plans to leave the label at the end of this month. Taking over as general manager will be Paul Groundwell, in association with Snapper Music, which has been involved with the business since 2000. Commented Hammy: "While it has obviously been a ...

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MARILYN MANSON Talks About His Contribution To 'The Nightmare Before Christmas' Soundtrack

A video interview with Marilyn Manson and renowned composer/songwriter Danny Elfman, conducted in conjunction with the upcoming two-disc reissue of "The Nightmare Before Christmas" soundtrack (which was scored by Elfman), has been posted online at IGN.com. Due out October 24, the "The Nightmare Before Christmas" reissue features MARILYN MANSON's version of the song ...

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Original FLOTSAM AND JETSAM Drummer Recounts Band's History

On October 31, Metal Blade Records will re-issue one of THE classic albums of its catalogue — FLOTSAM AND JETSAM's mighty "Doomsday for the Deceiver". The album will be re-released as a three-disc-set — two CDs and one DVD. It includes the original version, a remixed version (by the album's original producer, Bill Metoyer), demo ...

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MARILYN MANSON To Perform On 'Tonight Show With Jay Leno'

According to MTV.com, MARILYN MANSON will make his "Tonight Show With Jay Leno" debut October 31, performing the timely "This Is Halloween". Manson's version of the song is featured on the two-disc reissue of "The Nightmare Before Christmas" soundtrack (due October 24) along with new spins on the songs from the Tim Burton film by ...

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METALLICA: CLIFF BURTON 'Memorial Day' Photos Posted Online

A "memorial day" for late METALLICA bassist Cliff Burton was held yesterday (Saturday, September 30) at the at Gyllene Rasten restaurant/bar in Ljungby, Dörarp, Sweden. It was on September 27, 1986 — 20 years ago this past Wednesday — that Burton died in a tragic bus accident in Sweden, just over the road from where ...

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TIAMAT Mainman Remembers Late METALLICA Bassist CLIFF BURTON

TIAMAT frontman Johan Edlund has issued the following message: "Time flies indeed. Twenty years ago I was 15 years old and had just watched METALLICA live for the first time. They were supported by ANTHRAX and both bands were great. It was one of these classic ANTHRAX stagediving mosh shows and METALLICA were just pure ...

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MARILYN MANSON: Projects Galore

Rolling Stone magazine reports that Marilyn Manson will begin filming his movie project, "Phantasmagoria: The Visions of Lewis Carroll", in just a few weeks in Paris, France. In addition, he will celebrate the Halloween opening of his new L.A. art gallery, located at the nearly satanic address of 667 Melrose. ("I looked at the lease ...

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FLOTSAM AND JETSAM: European Tour Cancelled?

According to a posting on the web site of the Burgerweeshuis venue in Deventer, Holland, FLOTSAM AND JETSAM's previously announced European tour, which was scheduled to take place in November, has been cancelled. There is currently no word if the trek — which was slated to include a Nov. 3 date in Deventer, ...

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JOE SATRIANI To Guest On INDIE 103.1 FM's 'Chaos' Tonight

Legendary guitarist Joe Satriani will be the special guest tonight (Wednesday, September 20) on Indie 103.1 FM's "Chaos" metal show with host Full Metal Jackie. Joe will be calling in talk about a benefit concert he and Steve Vai are organizing for friend and music industry veteran Cliff Cultreri on Saturday, September 30 at the ...

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CLUTCH: Dutch Dates Announced

CLUTCH has scheduled two headlining shows in Holland immediately following its European tour with MOTÖRHEAD. Upcoming CLUTCH shows now include: With THE BELLRAYS, YEAR LONG DISASTER: Sep. 09 - The Pit - Kill Devil Hills, NC Sep. 10 - House of Blues - Myrtle Beach, SC Sep. 12 - Blue Cats - Knoxville, TN Sep. ...

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PAPA ROACH To Guest On KNAC.COM, TeenMusic.com

PAPA ROACH will make its first in-studio appearance at KNAC.COM in years today (Friday, September 8) at noon PST. The band will talk about, among other things, recording their new album, "The Paramour Sessions", in a Hollywood Hills estate that was once the home of an oil heiress who died after driving her car off ...

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