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More 1970s/80s Glam/Melodic Rock Memorabilia Being Auctioned On eBay

A large collection of vintage 1970-'80s-era glam and melodic rock items has surfaced on eBay. Included among the 75-plus lots are signed, vintage promotional posters, and CDs from fan-favorite bands such as KEEL, BLACK 'N BLUE, ANGEL, and WARLOCK/Doro Pesch, as well as more mainstream acts like Steve Perry/JOURNEY, TESLA, and QUEENSRŸCHE. Highlights include a ...

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LINKIN PARK Building Homes In New Orleans; Photos Available

On Wednesday, February 27, mega-platinum Grammy-winning rock band LINKIN PARK took a break from their current tour in support of new album, "Minutes To Midnight", and travelled to New Orleans to help families displaced by Hurricane Katrina. Following Tuesday night's show at the Sommet Center in Nashville, the band — vocalist Chester Bennington, drummer Rob ...

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FALCON To Release New Album In April

FALCON, the raw heavy rock power trio featuring guitarist/vocalist Perry Grayson (ex-DESTINY'S END, ARTISAN, ISEN TORR and Metal Maniacs scribe), bassist/keyboardist Greg Lindstrom (CIRITH UNGOL) and drummer Darin McCloskey (PALE DIVINE, will release its second full-length CD, "Die Wontcha", in April on Liquid Flames Records. The cover of "Die Wontcha", a full-color painting by renowned ...

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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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LINKIN PARK Pleased To Play Bigger Places

The Pulse of Radio reports: LINKIN PARK has been playing some of the biggest venues of the band's career on its most recent stretches of touring, including two nights at London's O2 Arena and a sold-out show last week at New York's legendary Madison Square Garden. Bassist Dave "Phoenix" Farrell didn't hesitate when asked whether ...

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Landmine/Scarecrow - LANDMINE MARATHON/SCARECROW

It's two different styles on one righteously metallic CD. Phoenix's LANDMINE MARATHON follows up its "Wounded" full-length with three crispy critters. Following close behind is an old-school thrash metal project called SCARECROW from guitarist/vocalist Matt Harvey (EXHUMED, DEKAPITATOR, REPULSION), drummer Will Carroll (OLD GRANDAD, VICIOUS RUMORS, CUTHROATS 9, ULYSSES SIREN), bassist Damien Sisson (ARC, POINTS ...

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Ex-KISS, MOTÖRHEAD, IRON MAIDEN Members Featured On 'The Ultimate Led Zeppelin Tribute'

Cleopatra Records has released a two-CD set called "LedBox - The Ultimate Led Zeppelin Tribute" on the Deadline label. This 25-song double CD set contains contributions from many great classic rock artists, including the following: Eric Bloom (BLUE ÖYSTER CULT) Brian Robertson (MOTÖRHEAD, THIN LIZZY) Tony Franklin (THE FIRM) Doane Perry (JETHRO TULL) Pat Travers ...

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AEROSMITH To Begin Recording New Album Next Month

AEROSMITH guitarist Joe Perry was the featured guest on Eddie Trunk's "Friday Night Rocks" radio show on New York's Q104.3 FM last night (Friday, February 15). Some highlights: * Joe is doing two shows with his sons' band TAB THE BAND. They will play deep AEROSMITH cuts ("Combination"), some JOE PERRY PROJECT stuff, some covers, ...

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AEROSMITH's TYLER, PERRY Talk 'Guitar Hero'

AEROSMITH's Steven Tyler and Joe Perry talked to USA Today's Mike Snider about the plans for their new Guitar Hero: Aerosmith game. A couple of excerpts from the chat follows: Q: What do you think about AEROSMITH having its own video game? Steven Tyler: There are some battles you can't fight. You would ...

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AEROSMITH Rocks This Way To 'Guitar Hero: Aerosmith'

Fire up the fret board, crank the amp to 11 and get ready to rock this way with Activision, Inc.'s Guitar Hero: Aerosmith, the first game built around the legendary music of America's greatest rock 'n' roll band: Steven Tyler, Joe Perry, Brad Whitford, Tom Hamilton and Joey Kramer. Slated for release this June, this ...

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LINKIN PARK Donates Tour Proceeds To Benefit Reforestation

Three years after establishing the nonprofit organization Music For Relief, the members of LINKIN PARK — vocalist Chester Bennington, drummer Rob Bourdon, guitarist Brad Delson, DJ Joe Hahn, bassist Dave "Phoenix" Farrell and vocalist Mike Shinoda — are amplifying their efforts to help combat global warming and reduce their own carbon emissions on tour. Following ...

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ANTHRAX, THE CULT, EXTREME Members Perform With CAMP FREDDY At SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL

CAMP FREDDY — the Los Angeles-based "jam" group featuring guitarists Dave Navarro (ex-JANE'S ADDICTION, RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS) and Billy Morrison (ex-THE CULT bassist, current CIRCUS DIABLO vocalist) alongside VELVET REVOLVER members Matt Sorum (drums) and Scott Weiland (vocals) — made an appearance at this year's Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah on January ...

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EXTREME Guitarist Issues New Album Update

Guitarist Nuno Bettencourt of the reunited hard rockers EXTREME has issued the following update: "We are now finishing up the recording of our new release... which, by the way, rocks. We had a great time jamming and creating. We ended up with about 24 tunes, which we dwindled down to the 14 that will be ...

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CAMP FREDDY To Perform At Los Angeles Benefit Concert

Billy Morrison of CAMP FREDDY — the Los Angeles-based "jam" group featuring guitarists Dave Navarro (ex-JANE'S ADDICTION, RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS) and Morrison (ex-THE CULT bassist, current CIRCUS DIABLO vocalist) alongside VELVET REVOLVER members Matt Sorum (drums) and Scott Weiland (vocals) — has issued the following update: "CAMP FREDDY will be playing a small seven-song ...

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CRUACHAN Confirmed For Belgium's NEPHEREX FEST II

Irish folk metal band CRUACHAN has been confirmed for Nepherex Fest II, set tot take place April 30, 2008 in Dendermonde, Belgium. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: CRUACHAN WAYLANDER THEUDHO WAPENSPRAAK & DRINKGELAG VINTERNATT HULDREFOLK KLAUWAERT CRUACHAN last year parted ways with drummer Joe Farrell due to "personal reasons." He has since ...

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TEXAS METAL ALLIANCE: New Live Clip Posted Online

TEXAS METAL ALLIANCE, the band featuring RIGOR MORTIS vocalist Bruce Corbitt, GAMMACIDE guitarists Rick Perry and Scott Shelby, GAMMACIDE/DEVILFIST bassist Alan Bovee and DEMONSEED drummer Joe Gonzalez, has issued the following update: "12 Pound Productions has been filming everything TEXAS METAL ALLIANCE has been doing for the last two months for a future DVD. Rehearsals, ...

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WHITE LION Drummer Quits HOOKERS N BLOW

WHITE LION drummer Troy Patrick Farrell has left HOOKERS N BLOW, the cover band led by GUNS N' ROSES keyboardist Dizzy Reed. Commented Troy, "I've been doing HOOKERS N BLOW for some years now, and when the writing is on the wall, sometimes you've got to stop and read the writing." He continued, "There are ...

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