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LILLIAN AXE Schedules First European Show Since 2004

New Orleans-based rockers LILLIAN AXE will play their first European show since 2004 on November 21, 2009 at JB's in Dudley, United Kingdom. According to the band, more dates will be announced soon "as we will are looking into playing the U.K., France, Spain, Italy, Germany and Norway." On February 24, EMI Music reissued as ...

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LILLIAN AXE: 'Poetic Justice', 'Psychoschizophrenia' Albums To Be Reissued

On February 24, EMI Music will reissue as download-only releases the previously out-of-print LILLIAN AXE albums "Poetic Justice" (1992) and "Psychoschizophrenia" (1993) on iTunes and Amazon. Originally released on Grand Slamm/IRS Records, these LPs were LILLIAN AXE's best-selling releases. "Poetic Justice" featured the hit single "True Believer" and the video for LILLIAN AXE's version of ...

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LILLIAN AXE Signs With BLISTERING RECORDS

New Orleans, Louisiana-based rockers LILLIAN AXE have inked a four-album worldwide deal with the Swedish label Blistering Records. Blistering's U.S. office is located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and the label is distributed domestically by Ryko. Commented the band: "While searching for a new label over the past year, LILLIAN AXE was looking for a label who ...

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RED RIVER REVIVAL Preparing For EP Release

RED RIVER REVIVAL, the new band featuring former members of SUPERJOINT RITUAL and ARTIMUS PYLEDRIVER, has issued the following update: "We are happy to announce that our debut five-song EP will soon be available. We had the incredible fortune of having Jeff Tomei, world-famous cool guy, who's had a heaping, helping hand in the construction ...

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KIX Confirmed For ROCK THE BAYOU Festival

KIX — frontman Steve Whiteman, bassist Mark Schenker, guitarists Ronnie Younkins and Brian "Damage" Forsythe and drummer Jimmy "Chocolate" Chalfant — has been confirmed for the Rock The Bayou music bash, set to take place August 29 – September 1 on the Rock The Bayou Grounds, located between Kirby Drive and Fannin Avenue, directly south ...

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JACKYL Frontman Interviewed At ROCKLAHOMA; Video Available

XM's Boneyard host Eddie Trunk, who has a long-running radio show, "Friday Night Rocks", on New York's Q104.3 FM, conducted an interview with JACKYL frontman Jesse James Dupree at this year's Rocklahoma festival, which was held July 9-13, 2008 in Pryor, Oklahoma. Watch the four-minute clip below. Frontman-songwriter-TV/film producer, marketing consultant, leader of Mighty Loud ...

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SKID ROW, JACKYL, SLAUGHTER, FIREHOUSE Set For DAKOTA ROCK FEST

SKID ROW, JACKYL, SLAUGHTER and FIREHOUSE are among the confirmed bands for the Dakota Rock Fest, a two-day outdoor festival set to take place July 25-26 on the Sioux Empire Festival Grounds in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: SKID ROW JACKYL SLAUGHTER FIREHOUSE L.A. GUNS BANG TANGO FASTER ...

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JACKYL Frontman To Guest On ALICE COOPER's Radio Show

JACKYL frontman Jesse James Dupree will be Alice Cooper's special guest on Cooper's radio show "Nights with Alice Cooper" airing tonight (Thursday, June 26). The program is a classic-rock format and can be heard on over 100 radio stations in the United States, Canada, UK, Ireland, and Australia. Air times differ, so make sure to ...

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Michigan's MOUNTAIN ROCK FESTIVAL Cancelled

According to CelebrityAccess, the Mountain Rock Festival, which was slated to take place July 17-20 in Farwell, Michigan with performances by SURVIVOR, JACKYL, and FOGHAT, among others, has been cancelled after unidentified investors had withdrawn their support, leaving the event's organizer, Phil Coultrip, with significant debt and no 2008 season. "It was a ...

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JACKYL Frontman Returns With Second Solo Outing

JACKYL frontman Jesse James Dupree has completed work on his second solo album, "Rev It Up And Go-Go". The CD is described as "a 15-track-collection ranging from the raunch 'n' roll of first single, "Rev It Up and Go-Go" to the in-your-face, gritty, nasty modern rock of the melodic "Drop Dead Ready". Dupree namechecks everyone ...

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SOUL Confirmed For SOUTH TEXAS ROCK FEST

Virginia-based metallers SOUL have been confirmed for the "second stage" at the first annual South Texas Rock Fest, set to take place on July 11-13 (the same weekend as the similarly themed Rocklahoma festival in Pryor, Oklahoma) at the Javelina Harley-Davidson Festival grounds in San Antonio, Texas. They will perform, for the first time, songs ...

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RATT: New U.S. Dates Announced

According to the band's MySpace page, reactivated '80s hard rockers RATT have scheduled the following tour dates: June 14 - Piercy, CA - Redwood River Run @ Riverview Ranch June 20 - Cincinnati, OH - Annie's June 21 - Bay City, MI - Bay City River Roar @ Veterans Memorial Park * June 27 - ...

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RATT, JACKYL, ACE FREHLEY Added To ROCKLAHOMA

Lynn Hernandez of Tulsa, Oklahoma's 97.5 KMOD radio station has announced that RATT, JACKYL and the "Rock 'n' Roll Fantasy Camp" band have been confirmed for the newly added fifth-day (Wednesday, July 9) portion of this year's Rocklahoma festival. Meanwhile, original KISS guitarist Ace Frehley will play on the festival's closing day, July 13. Rocklahoma ...

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JETBOY Confirmed For SOUTH TEXAS ROCK FEST

JETBOY and ROCKARMA have been confirmed for the "second stage" at the first annual South Texas Rock Fest, set to take place on July 11-13 (the same weekend as the similarly themed Rocklahoma festival in Pryor, Oklahoma) at the Javelina Harley-Davidson Festival grounds in San Antonio, Texas. Commented the organizers: "Due to the overwhelming response ...

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GODSMACK, TRIXTER To Perform At ROCK FEST 2008 In Cadott

GODSMACK and TRIXTER are among the newly confirmed bands for the Rock Fest 2008, set to take place July 17-20 in Cadott, Wisconsin. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: Thursday, July 17: VIC FERRARI TRIXTER POISON BOSTON Friday, July 18: CATCHPENNY COWBOY MOUTH JACKYL PUDDLE OF MUDD THREE DAYS GRACE GODSMACK Saturday, July ...

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HELSTAR, SNAKE SKIN PRISON Confirmed For SOUTH TEXAS ROCK FEST

HELSTAR and SNAKE SKIN PRISON have been confirmed for the "second stage" at the first annual South Texas Rock Fest, set to take place on July 11-13 (the same weekend as the similarly themed Rocklahoma festival in Pryor, Oklahoma) at the Javelina Harley-Davidson Festival grounds in San Antonio, Texas. Commented the organizers: "Due to the ...

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ACE FREHLEY, BRITNY FOX Confirmed For SOUTH TEXAS ROCK FEST

Original KISS guitarist Ace Frehley and BRITNY FOX have been confirmed for the first annual South Texas Rock Fest, set to take place on July 11-13 (the same weekend as the similarly themed Rocklahoma festival in Pryor, Oklahoma) at the Javelina Harley-Davidson Festival grounds in San Antonio, Texas. The festival billing is shaping up as ...

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UFO Confirmed For SOUTH TEXAS ROCK FEST

Legendary UK rock band UFO has been confirmed for the first annual South Texas Rock Fest, set to take place on July 11-13 (the same weekend as the similarly themed Rocklahoma festival in Pryor, Oklahoma) at the Javelina Harley-Davidson Festival grounds in San Antonio, Texas. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: BANG TANGO ...

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POISON, TESLA, BOSTON Confirmed For Wisconsin's ROCK FEST

POISON, TESLA and BOSTON are among the confirmed bands for the Rock Fest 2008, set to take place July 17-20 in Cadott, Wisconsin. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: BOSTON THE WALLFLOWERS JACKYL THREE DAYS GRACE POISON LIGION TESLA LIVE SWITCHFOOT PLAIN WHITE T'S VIC FERRARI {Note: STONE TEMPLE PILOTS's name has now ...

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JACKYL: Tour Dates Announced

Georgia-based hard rockers JACKYL have scheduled the following dates: Dec. 06 - Sisco's Mix Factory - Cookeville, TN Dec. 07 - O'Malley's Corner - Louisville, KY Dec. 09 - Uptown Theatre - Kansas City, MO Dec. 12 - Salida Depot - Big Lake, MN Dec. 14 - Waverly Beach - Menasha, WI Dec. 15 - ...

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CHRIS CAFFERY Jams With AC/DC Members In Poughkeepsie

Guitarist Chris Caffery (SAVATAGE, TRANS-SIBERIAN ORCHESTRA, DORO) has issued the following update: "I was invited up to play 'Highway To Hell' with Brian Johnson and Cliff Williams of AC/DC [on Saturday, July 21] at the Chance in Poughkeepsie. I was not planning on going anywhere tonite, but decided to head out at the last minute. ...

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LILLIAN AXE Replaces TIGERTAILZ At ROCKLAHOMA Festival

LILLIAN AXE has replaced TIGERTAILZ on the billing of Rocklahoma, set to take place July 12-15, at the Catch The Fever Festival Grounds, four miles north of Pryor, Oklahoma, just off highway 69. The festival lineup is now as follows: Thursday, July 12, 2007: LILLIAN AXE HOLLYWOOD ROSES KISS ARMY GYPSY PISTOLEROS An '80s Jam ...

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RHINO BUCKET Added To ROCKLAHOMA Festival Main-Stage Lineup

RHINO BUCKET, the Bon Scott-era AC/DC sound-alike band that recorded two albums for Warner Bros./EMI back in '90 and '92 and an independent album in '94 with former AC/DC drummer Simon Wright, has been added to the Rocklahoma festival main-stage lineup through a fan vote. The group will fill the 11:20 a.m. Sunday (July 15) ...

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