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NIKKI SIXX Talks Glorification Of Drugs In Rock Music: 'A Lot Of People Don't Wanna Stop The Money Train'

MÖTLEY CRÜE and SIXX:A.M. bassist Nikki Sixx was a guest on the November 14 episode of "The Doctors". The musician, photographer, and best-selling author, who has been outspoken over the years about his heroin addiction, discussed how the music industry can lead to drug abuse for some. Asked if the "rock and roll lifestyle" encourages ...

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NIKKI SIXX To Guest On 'The Doctors'

MÖTLEY CRÜE and SIXX:A.M. bassist Nikki Sixx will be a guest on today's (November 14) episode of "The Doctors". Sixx will discuss heroin addiction, recovery, and the modern opioid epidemic. The Emmy Award-winning syndicated talk show returned this past September for its tenth season. "The Doctors" has offered the most timely, topical and practical health, ...

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Former KORN Touring Guitarist SHANE GIBSON Dead At 35

Former KORN touring guitarist Shane Gibson died earlier today as a result of complications from a blood clotting disorder. He was 35 years old. Gibson was most recently a member of STORK, the project featuring super drummer Thomas Lang (PAUL GILBERT), lead singer VK Lynne (VITA NOVA, Eve's Apple) and bassist Kelly LeMieux (BUCKCHERRY, GOLDFINGER). ...

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STORK Adds Lead Singer VK LYNNE And Bassist KELLY LEMIEUX

Los Angeles-based heavy metal instrumental trio STORK is instrumental no more! Founding STORK members, super drummer Thomas Lang (PAUL GILBERT) and guitarist Shane Gibson (KORN) have announced their new album, "Broken Pieces" (Muso Entertainment), will feature lead singer VK Lynne (VITA NOVA, Eve's Apple) and bassist Kelly LeMieux (BUCKCHERRY, GOLDFINGER). Lang and Gibson have also ...

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VISIONS OF ATLANTIS, FLOWING TEARS, Ex-XANDRIA Members Featured On VITA NOVA Debut

International gothic symphonic metal project VITA NOVA, the brainchild of Los Angeles singer/songwriter VK Lynne and Italian guitarist/composer Federico Salerno, will release its self-titled debut CD in August. Recorded entirely remotely, "Vita Nova" is the work of 13 artists from six different countries in a labor of love that nearly fell apart several times. 'Everyone's ...

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KORN Touring Guitarist SHANE GIBSON And Super Drummer THOMAS LANG Unleash STORK Debut

Combining thrash metal with progressive rock, Los Angeles-based progressive, instrumental heavy metal trio STORK is the brainchild of guitar ogre Shane Gibson (KORN) and über-drummer Thomas Lang. The band's debut CD, "stOrk", was released on January 11 via MUSO Entertainment. Best known as the touring guitarist for KORN, Gibson's unique soloing, frequent use of odd ...

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KORN Touring Guitarist SHANE GIBSON Departs For Solo Project

KORN touring guitarist Shane Gibson has announced his departure from the band to pursue his solo project, the Los Angeles-based aggressive-progressive, experimental, instrumental metal power trio STORK, with "super drummer" Thomas Lang. Combining thrash metal with progressive rock, STORK's self-titled debut will be available in stores in November. Best known for his soloing, Shane Gibson's ...

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DWELL RECORDS Announces Signing Of HAIL!HORNET, EXHAUSTED PRAYER

Dwell Records has announced the signing of HAIL!HORNET and EXHAUSTED PRAYER. According to a press release, HAIL!HORNET is "a tried and true, Southern, grime metal act that features members of WEEDEATER, ALABAMA THUNDERPUSSY, SOURVEIN, and BEATEN BACK TO PURE." HAIL!HORNET is: Troy Medlin - Vocals Dixie Dave - Bass Vince Burke - Guitar Erik Larson ...

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H.I.M.: Ninth Podcast Available

Finnish goth-metallers H.I.M. have uploaded the ninth installment of their podcast to document the progress of their forthcoming album, "Dark Light", due out on September 27 via Sire. Among the topics covered in the latest update are the following: * Catching up with Mige * Concept of the new music video, "Rip Out the Wings ...

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H.I.M.: Fourth Weekly Podcast Available

Finnish goth-metallers H.I.M. have uploaded the fourth installment of their weekly podcast to document the progress of their forthcoming as-yet-untitled new album, due out later this year on Sire. Among the topics covered in the latest update are the following: * Linde's musical influences * Mige talks about the "fresh new sound" * Mige "the ...

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H.I.M.: Third Weekly Podcast Available

Finnish goth-metallers H.I.M. have uploaded the third installment of their weekly podcast to document the progress of their forthcoming as-yet-untitled new album, due out later this year on Sire. Among the topics covered in the latest update are the following: * Ville's favorite bands * Time in the studio * Feel of the new record ...

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IMPALED: U.S. Tour Dates Announced

Masters of maniacal medical malpractice, Oakland, California's IMPALED will bring their theater-of-macabre operation to Southern California and Arizona for five shows in early April. Support at all dates will come from ENGORGED and LORD GORE. The band will also make an appearance at Baltimore's Maryland Death Fest III in May. Upcoming IMPALED shows: Apr. 07 ...

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BLO.TORCH To Guest On Dutch Radio Show

Dutch death metallers BLO.TORCH will be guests on the local radio show "Stork on Air" airing on October 8 on Radio West. In addition to offering the latest news on the band, the group will be playing some songs live on the air. "Stork on Air" will air between 7:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. Dutch ...

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SLIPKNOT Bassist To Tour With UNIDA

SLIPKNOT's Paul Gray will be playing bass for UNIDA on their upcoming West Coast tour. "[Paul] is a very good friend of the band and we thank him very much for coming out and jamming with us so we can make this tour happen," the group said in an official statement. UNIDA tour dates: Jun. ...

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Former NAILBOMB/FUDGE TUNNEL Frontman Bounces Back With THEORY OF RUIN

San Francisco noisy three-piece THEORY OF RUIN, featuring former NAILBOMB/FUDGE TUNNEL guitarist/vocalist Alex Newport, are scheduled to enter Tiny Telephone Studios later this month to begin work on their debut full-length release, due out through Anaheim, California's Elastic Records in late spring. In the meantime, you can catch the band performing live at the following ...

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