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SEBASTIAN BACH: "Stoked To Rock Again"

Former SKID ROW frontman Sebastian Bach has confirmed via his official web site that the singer's previously-scheduled headlining shows at The Stone Pony in Asbury Park, New Jersey, which were due to take place on Friday, March 29th and Saturday, March 30th, have been postponed to Friday, May 10th and Saturday, May 11th. According to ...

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SEBASTIAN BACH Postpones Stone Pony Gigs

Former SKID ROW frontman Sebastian Bach has postponed to Friday, May 10th and Saturday, May 11th the headlining shows originally scheduled to take place at The Stone Pony in Asbury Park, New Jersey on Friday, March 29th and Saturday, March 30th. Unforeseen circumstances were being cited for the postponement. Tickets for the scheduled March 29th ...

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SEBASTIAN BACH: I Am Innocent Until Proven Guilty

Former SKID ROW frontman Sebastian Bach has issued a brief statement in response to the news reports of him having been charged with making terroristic threats and drug possession after a dispute with a bartender at a Midletown, New York restaurant last Wednesday night (March 13th). Here is Bach's statement in its entirety: “There is ...

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Ex-SKID ROW Singer Charged After Bar Fracas

As reported by The Boston Globe: EX-SKID ROW SINGER CHARGED AFTER BAR FRACAS By Associated Press, March 15, 2002 MIDDLETOWN, N.J. -- Former SKID ROW lead singer Sebastian Bach was charged with making terroristic threats and drug possession after a dispute with a bartender at a restaurant. Bach, 33, whose real name is Sebastian Bierk, ...

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SEBASTIAN BACH Cancels Detroit Appearance Due To Family Crisis

Former SKID ROW frontman Sebastian Bach has pulled out of his scheduled stint as the host of the WRIF-presented Ritz Reunion Bash, which is taking place tonight, February 14th at the Emerald Theater in Detroit, Michigan. Specifics are sketchy at the moment, but it appears that the Bierk family (Sebastian's real last name) is going ...

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Former SKID ROW Frontman To Host Detroit's Ritz Reunion Bash

Former SKID ROW frontman Sebastian Bach will be the hosting the WRIF-presented Ritz Reunion Bash at the Emerald Theater in Detroit, Michigan on Thursday, February 14th (Valentine's Day). Bach will reportedly not be doing any singing himself, but will be hosting this event featuring live performances from HALLOWEEN, TRASH BRATS, SWEET TEAZE, plus an “all-star ...

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M.O.D. Studio Report From Former ANTHRAX Axeman

Former ANTHRAX/current SEBASTIAN BACH guitarist Paul Crook has finished recording the basic tracks (drums, bass, guitar) for M.O.D. (Milano's On Drugs)'s brand new CD, which he's co-producing with ex-NUCLEAR ASSAULT bassist Scott Metaxas. According to Crook, "this record is sounding incredibly huge at the moment. I love the passing of knowledge that has been taking ...

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DEFENESTRATION Part With Dream Catcher, Prepare To Issue Split EP

British female-fronted act DEFENESTRATION have parted ways with Dream Catcher Records and will issue a split EP through West 46th Recordings on March 18th before starting work on their sophomore full-length CD, to be released via an as-yet-undetermined label later in the year. Meanwhile, you can catch the group performing live with SCURGE at the ...

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New HALFORD Track To Be Heard On VH1's "Forever Wild"

Former JUDAS PRIEST and current HALFORD frontman Rob Halford will be interviewed by host Sebastian Bach (of SKID ROW fame) on VH1's Forever Wild show tomorrow night at 10 PM. The interview, which took place last at the Los Angeles studio where HALFORD are currently working on a new CD, will include an audio snippet ...

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Former ANTHRAX, NUCLEAR ASSAULT Duo To Produce New M.O.D. Album

Former ANTHRAX/current SEBASTIAN BACH guitarist Paul Crook and ex-NUCLEAR ASSAULT bassist Scott Metaxas, collectively known as Dynamic Duo Productions, are producing, engineering and mixing Billy Milano's new M.O.D. (MILANO ON DRUGS) record. Recording starts on January 24th at Big Blue Meanie Studios in Hoboken, New Jersey, with the mixing set to take place at Wayne ...

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SEBASTIAN BACH and ROB HALFORD Get Wild In L.A.

Former SKID ROW frontman Sebastian Bach and ex-JUDAS PRIEST/current HALFORD singer Rob Halford got together at the Los Angeles studio where HALFORD are recording their sophomore studio CD yesterday to film interview footage for an upcoming episode of Bach's Forever Wild VH1 show. Click here to view photographic evidence of the pair in ...

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Archive News Dec 05, 2001

METALLICA are taking a break for the holidays, but will return to the studio in January with a view towards releasing a new studio album next fall, according to statements attributed to the band's management and their publicist by MTV.com. While frontman James Hetfield spent time in rehab for alcoholism and “other ...

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Archive News Dec 04, 2001

METALLICA have posted the following update on the present condition of frontman James Hetfield via their official web site at www.metallica.com:

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“Yes folks, we have word from James, and the news is all good. His recovery has gone exceedingly well, he is back out, about and feeling rather ...

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Archive News Nov 30, 2001

Here are some of the latest sales figures for various metal/hard rock releases in the US, as reported by Soundscan for the week ending November 25th, 2001 (number in parenthesis indicates the number of weeks the title has been on the sales chart):

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KID ROCK – Cocky: 223,062 (1) ...

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Archive News Nov 14, 2001

THE REJECTS, a long-running project featuring vocalist Dizzy Reject, SLIPKNOT drummer Joey Jordison, and STATIC-X guitarist Tripp Eisen, entered the studio on Monday, November 12th to finish up work on their long-awaited debut album, which is scheduled to emerge in early 2002 through an as-yet-undisclosed label. Regular studio updates, posted by Dizzy, ...

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Archive News Nov 12, 2001

NEVERMORE have dismissed as “totally false” the statement issued by the group's record company, Century Media Records, on Thursday, October 8th that indicated that the band had withdrawn from the five-date east coast/midwest tour with OVERKILL (which was scheduled to run from November 25th through December 2nd) in order to begin work ...

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Archive News Nov 08, 2001

RAVEN bassist/vocalist John Gallagher has posted the following update on the band's activities at the group's official web site at www.ravenlunatics.com: “Hi!! It's been a while. Sorry to have been out of it for a while, but a lot has been happening behind the scenes... [Guitarist] Mark [Gallagher] &amp I were over ...

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Archive News Nov 02, 2001

As exclusively reported here on October 5th, and subsequently denied (falsely) by none other than Mayorga himself (see news for October 9th, 2001), SOULFLY have enlisted former skinsman Roy Mayorga to replace the recently-departed Joe Nunez. The newly revamped group are currently at Phoenix, Arizona's (Brill Street) Chaton Studios recording their third ...

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Archive News Oct 19, 2001

HATEBREED have issued an official statement regarding the recent cancellation of their involvement with the God Hates The World Tour, headlined by SLAYER, in order to concentrate on finishing up their major label debut, entitled Perseverance: “First off all, we as a band would like to sincerely apologize to everyone ...

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Archive News Oct 18, 2001

The official web site of the heavy metal band ANTHRAX at www.anthrax.com has reportedly received 8 million hits in the last two weeks, with 325,000 unique visitors connecting to the site in the wake of the recent anthrax bacteria terrorist scare that has sent fear and panic through the streets of America. ...

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