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BIBLE OF THE DEVIL Sign With CRUZ DEL SUR MUSIC

Rome, Italy-based label Cruz Del Sur Music (SLOUGH FEG, WIDOW, PHARAOH) has announced the signing of Chicago rock 'n' roll/metal band BIBLE OF THE DEVIL. The group will record their as-yet-untitled Cruz Del Sur debut full-length in March with acclaimed engineer Sanford Parker (BURIED AT SEA, MINSK) for a summer U.S. release and fall European ...

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CHRIS CORNELL Is Face Of VARVATOS' Spring 2006 Ad Campaign

Billboard is reporting that former SOUNDGARDEN and current AUDIOSLAVE frontman Chris Cornell has been selected by John Varvatos, the man behind the award-winning clothing brand, to be the face of the brand's spring 2006 ad campaign. Created by New York agency Yard, with photography by music documentarian Danny Clinch, the campaign captures Cornell in such ...

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AEROSMITH Guitarist And Family Featured On ANIMAL PLANET

AEROSMITH guitarist Joe Perry, his wife Billie and their beautiful Friesan horses will be featured on an all-star piece by Linda Eder on the show "Trail Mix" airing on Discovery's Animal Planet. Sheryl Crow and LeAnn Rimes are the other celeb equestrian enthusiasts. The show will air this Sunday, January 29, at 8:00 p.m. ET. ...

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AEROSMITH Hint The End Is Near

ContactMusic.com is reporting that AEROSMITH have hinted their touring days may soon be over, after recognizing that they're not going to "live forever". The band admit their hectic schedule, which included a U.S. tour with LENNY KRAVITZ at the end of last year, is becoming increasingly hard to sustain and they are looking at life ...

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AEROSMITH Guitarist Planning Re-Launch For Hot Sauce

Launch Radio Networks reports: Having trouble finding AEROSMITH guitarist Joe Perry's hot sauce these days? You're not alone. Perry told Launch that he and his partners are working on a new marketing campaign for his Rock Your World Bone Yard Brew, which will roll out with a splash soon. "We're repackaging and we're putting out ...

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AEROSMITH Guitarist Enjoying Holiday In Vermont

Launch Radio Networks reports: While AEROSMITH is on a holiday break from its current North American tour, guitarist Joe Perry and his wife, Billie, are hunkered down at their new spread in Vermont. The farmhouse was built in 1790, and Perry told Launch it serves the couple's purposes well. "It's our getaway," he aid. "It's ...

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MACHINE HEAD Drummer DAVE MCCLAIN Turns 10!

MACHINE HEAD's official web site has been updated with the following message: "December 26th [2005] marks the official ten-year anniversary of the day that a one Mr. Dave McClain joined a band called MACHINE HEAD, and in celebration of the most underrated drummer in heavy music, some folks that you could say know a thing ...

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FLAMETAL Flamenco/Metal Hybrid Band Featuring WHITESNAKE Bassist To Make Hollywood Debut

Hotly tipped San Francisco-based flamenco/metal hybrid band FLAMETAL will be making their Southern California live debut this Saturday, December 17 at Bar Sinister, 1652 N. Cherokee Ave., Hollywood, CA 90028. For more info call: 323-769-7070. FLAMETAL who combine the flamenco shred of Paco DeLucia with hard-edged Bay Area metal, are the brainchild of virtuoso acoustic ...

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AEROSMITH Guitarist Says Commercials Have Become OK For Rock Bands

Launch Radio Networks reports: AEROSMITH has signed on for another ad campaign, this one for Target stores. Group members Steven Tyler and Joe Perry have previously appeared in an ad for the Gap, while AEROSMITH has leased its songs for commercial use by DaimlerChrysler and General Motors. While rockers once avoided such deals, Perry told ...

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KISS: Official Biography To Receive Japanese Release

According to KissNews.de, the official KISS biography, titled "Kiss: Behind the Mask", is being released in Japan by Shinko Music. The book was originally published in the U.S. in October 2003 via Warner Books. The 450-page hardcover edition of "Kiss: Behind the Mask" features recollections from the band and photographs from the KISS archives, many ...

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AEROSMITH Looking For Time To Record Next Album

Launch Radio Networks reports: AEROSMITH is out on the road promoting its new concert album, "Rockin' the Joint (Live At The Hard Rock Hotel Las Vegas)". But the group is already thinking about its next studio effort. Guitarist Joe Perry told Launch that things are still in the early stages, but recording could get under ...

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Imagine - STRIDE

There is something to this DREAM THEATER-meets-JOURNEY description of Houston, Texas' STRIDE. Neither as over-the-top progressive as DREAM THEATER nor as pop-flavored AOR as NEIL SCHON's bunch, the band's second full-length and first released through a record label does feature the successful construction of bridgework between the two sides. The fact that STRIDE's first release ...

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AEROSMITH: More Tour Dates Announced

AEROSMITH have added a number of dates to their current itinerary. Their schedule is shaping up as follows: Nov. 18 - Toronto, Canada @ Air Canada Centre Nov. 20 - Columbus, OH @ Nationwide Nov. 23 - Philadelphia, PA @ Wachovia Center Nov. 26 - Pittsburgh, PA @ Mellon Arena Nov. 30 - Albany, NY ...

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AEROSMITH Plotting Out Three Different Album Projects

Launch Radio Networks reports: AEROSMITH just released a new live album called "Rockin' the Joint", but they've also got a few other projects in mind. Lead guitarist Joe Perry told the Rhode Island newspaper The Providence Journal that the band will start work on a new studio album in the spring, while two other records ...

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JANE'S ADDICTION: 'Best Of' Album To Surface In January?

Even though alternative rock pioneers JANE'S ADDICTION called it quits last year, it has been reported that a brand new "hits" compilation, tentatively titled "Best of Jane's Addiction", will hit shelves next year. The album, which will be the group's first official hits compilation, is scheduled to be released January 24, 2006. Perry Farrell fan ...

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ROTTING CORPSE Named Artist Of The Month

Reunited '80s thrash band ROTTING CORPSE, whose original lineup included current SOLITUDE AETURNUS mainman John Perez and former DEATH touring guitarist/roadie Walter Trachsler, have been named Artist of the Month for October 2005 by Stream of Consciousness. The Artist of the Month package features an interview with bassist Steve Murphy, a review of ...

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AEROSMITH Might Play Full Albums On Tour

Launch Radio Networks reports: AEROSMITH is asking fans to help with something special on their upcoming tour. The band is thinking about doing two of their albums live at the shows, and they want to know which ones you'd prefer. Go to the fan club web site Aeroforceone.com and vote for your favorites from throughout ...

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TED NUGENT Thinking About Run For Michigan Governor

Launch Radio Networks reports: Is Ted Nugent planning to hang up his guitar and get into politics? It looks like that's a good possibility, according to the New York Times. Nugent told the paper that he was "99 percent ready" to run for governor of his home state of Michigan next year, but he's decided ...

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