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GENITORTURERS Putting Finishing Touches On New Album

Florida-based "shock-rock" band GENITORTURERS, featuring MORBID ANGEL frontman David "Evil D" Vincent on bass, has finished recording its new CD. The group is currently mixing the effort at RMP studios in Orlando with producer Dave Rave Ogilvie. Hailing from Vancouver, B.C., Dave Ogilvie has worked with a long list of talented acts (NINE INCH NAILS, ...

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BAD RELIGION: New Single To Receive Digital Release

In anticipation of their forthcoming album, "New Maps of Hell", punk veterans BAD RELIGION will release their new song "Honest Goodbye" as a digital single on June 12. The track will be available on all major download services. Co-written by founding members Brett Gurewitz and Greg Graffin, "Honest Goodbye" is inspired by the life and ...

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CRUACHAN Cancels WAVE GOTIK TREFFEN Appearance

Irish folk metal band CRUACHAN has cancelled its appearance at the Wave Gotik Treffen festival, set to take place May 25-28 in Leipzig, Germany. "We were confirmed to play Wave Gotik Treffen by our booking agency Shadowsmile," the group writes on its web site. "Shadowsmile have now gone out of business and the arrangements made ...

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PERRY FARRELL's SATELLITE PARTY Goes Green

Launch Radio Networks reports: Former JANE'S ADDICTION frontman Perry Farrell's new band, SATELLITE PARTY, will release its debut disc on May 29 in what a press release described as "an entirely eco-friendly, green form." The digipack containing the CD will be made exclusively out of recycled paper, while the disc itself will be carbon-neutral. All ...

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ICED EARTH: North American Tour To Kick Off In January

2007 will see the arrival of ICED EARTH's eighth full-length studio release, "Framing Armageddon (Something Wicked Part 1)", which expands the "Something Wicked" storyline first introduced in the trilogy of the same name appearing on the 1998 release, "Something Wicked This way Comes". "Framing Armageddon" will be followed in February/March 2008 by the band's ninth ...

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GRAVEYARD RODEO Reunion In The Works

Legendary Lousiana hardcore/metal pioneers GRAVEYARD RODEO, who once featured in their ranks current CORROSION OF CONFORMITY guitarist/vocalist Pepper Keenan, will reunite to perform at the at the Raise The Dead II festival (set to take place October 19, 2007 at The Howling Wolf in New Orleans) and the Glenn Rambo festival (slated for December 2007 ...

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WHITE LION Added To ROCKLAHOMA

WHITE LION has been confirmed for Rocklahoma, a three-day outdoor '80s hard rock festival, set to take place July 13-15, in Pryor, OK at the Pryor Festival Grounds. Also rumored to be appearing is TWISTED SISTER, although the band's participation has not yet been officially confirmed by the event organizers. The festival billing is shaping ...

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AEROSMITH In Brazil: Video Report Available

A video report on AEROSMITH's recent appearance in Brazil, including an interview with vocalist Steven Tyler an guitarist Joe Perry, has been posted at the web site of Globo, Brazil's most successful broadcaster. AEROSMITH is expected to put out a new studio album late this year or in early 2008. They wanted to ...

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WHITE LION Added To POISON/RATT Summer Tour?

According to Metal Sludge, WHITE LION has been added to the POISON/RATT summer tour, which is tentatively scheduled to kick off June 12. This information, however, has not yet been confirmed by an official source. The current touring version of WHITE LION (a.k.a. TRAMP'S WHITE LION) features original member Mike Tramp (vocals) alongside ...

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ROTTING CORPSE To Play DONNAPALOOZA Without WALTER TRACHSLER

Guitarist Walter Trachsler will be forced to miss the reunited '80s thrash band ROTTING CORPSE's appearance the Donnapalooza breast cancer benefit concert on April 28, 2007 at the Lone Star Country Club in Coppell, Texas due to "prior commitments with his tour bus company." Filling for Traschler will be GAMMACIDE guitarists Rick Perry and Scott ...

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WHITE LION Secures North American Management, Plans U.S. Tour

The 2007 version of WHITE LION (a.k.a. TRAMP'S WHITE LION), featuring original member Mike Tramp (vocals) alongside Claus Longwood (bass), Troy Patrick Farrell (drums), Jamie Law (guitar), and Henning Wanner (keyboards), has inked a North American management agreement with with the California-based Jeff Keller Management LLC (management home for STEPHEN PEARCY, HERMAN RAREBELL, AMERICAN HEARTBREAK, ...

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SAMMY HAGAR To Be Honored By The RECORDING ACADEMY

Sammy Hagar, Linda Perry and three-time Grammy winner Narada Michael Walden have been named as recipients of The Recording Academy Honors 2007, it was announced by the San Francisco Chapter. The Recording Academy Honors was established to celebrate outstanding individuals whose work embodies excellence and integrity and who have improved the environment for the creative ...

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DEAD MENS DREAMS Covers MÖTLEY CRÜE; Audio Available

DEAD MENS DREAMS, the Orlando/West Palm Beach Florida-based hard rock band featuring 5 BILLION DEAD singer Strain, RESPONSE NEGATIVE drummer Jim McCourt, STILLKEPT guitarist Claude "Zilla", and LO bassist Perry Stern, has uploaded two new tracks from its forthcoming debut album, entitled "The Dead Are Dreaming". The title track and DMD's version of the MÖTLEY ...

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WHITE LION Planning European Tour, New Album Release

The new version of WHITE LION (also sometimes referred to as TRAMP'S WHITE LION), featuring original member Mike Tramp (vocals) alongside Claus Longwood (bass), Troy Patrick Farrell (drums), Jamie Law (guitar), and Henning Wanner (keyboards), is planning a small European tour starting with an appearance at Italy's Gods of Metal festival on June 2 and ...

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DIRTY LOOKS Working On New CD

After more than a ten-year hiatus, guitarist/vocalist Henrik Ostergaard is back in the studio working on tracks for an upcoming DIRTY LOOKS release. Henrik has been in the studio for the last month recording the CD, which is also expected to include contributions from bassist Jack Pyers and lead guitarist Paul Lidel. For more information, ...

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LINKIN PARK: New Album Title, Release Date Confirmed

The anticipation and rumors about multi-platinum Grammy award-winning LINKIN PARK's third studio album were finally answered today, with the announcement that the record, entitled "Minutes to Midnight", will hit stores May 15 on Warner Bros. Records/Machine Shop Recordings. Co-produced by Mike Shinoda and 2007 Grammy "Producer of The Year" Rick Rubin (U2, RED HOT CHILI ...

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AEROSMITH To Headline Hyde Park Event

According to NME.com, AEROSMITH will headline the first day of the Hyde Park Calling concerts. The two-day mini-festival will take place on June 23 and 24, with the Steven Tyler-fronted rock legends to headline on June 24. It will be first time the band have played the U.K. in eight years. In a statement, guitarist ...

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