News Update: 8th November 2008

November 8, 2008 – 12:39

Rock Rousers Guy McCoy Tormé (GMT) Reveal Their ‘Evil Twin’. ‘Evil Twin’ (available November 17, 2008 in the UK) is no ordinary ‘second record’ – packing a massive punch with raucous opener “Punko Rocco” (featuring Twisted Sister’s Dee Snider!)

The Christmas single is one of pop’s most maligned battlefields. A trail of schmaltzy, desperate or plain irritating nursery rhymes signposts the form. Into this breach step Goldblade whose ‘City Of Christmas Ghosts’ is a new festive classic- a melancholic yet euphoric take on the Christmas song. Release Date: 1st December

Macy Malone’s new website is up and running. It’s loaded with goodies like free downloadable wallpapers, Myspace banners and he even has a lessons section dedicated to all you guitar players out there or even people who want to learn guitar. Every month he will be having it updated so visit as much as you can

On 12th November The Crash Moderns will be performing live at The Knitting Factory in NYC. This show is All Ages! Admission $10. You can also purchase advance tickets here. Doors are at 8pm. Show times are sharp so don’t be late

Disarm have a whole load of gig dates lined up for the rest of the year, make sure to check out the guys website for full listings

After 2 months of the recording in world famous Chapel Studios in Lincolnshire, UK and Italian studio Imputlevel with Pedro Ferreira, the band S.E.X. Department are back in UK for the mixing of the new album. Future label and release date (first months of ’09 ) – still in progress. The works in studio will finish with UK Spaghetti Mini Tour: 11th November – London – Purple Turtle; 13th November – Leeds – The Fenton; 14th November – Leeds – Duck and Drake. Full UK, European & Scandinavian Tour begins Feb 1st through to end of March into April

Lizzy Borden will bring their Blood red American metal to the U.S.A. and 7 countries in Europe this fall.The show will feature songs from the latest release “Appointment with Death” as well as Classic anthems from the 25 year career Catalog. Lizzy Borden launched the “Appointment with Death” tour in Houston TX on 7th November. There will be more dates announced soon here

Dean Lickyer is pleased to announce that their new CD has been nominated for Rock Album Of The Year in the 2008 Hamilton Music Awards. The Winner for Rock Album of the Year and a wide range of other Awards will be announced at the Hamilton Music Awards Show held on Sunday Nov 16th at Hamilton Place. Visit URL for Ticket Information

In 6 weeks celebrate DORO the 25th Anniversary. DORO – 25 Years in Rock, 13.12.08 – Düsseldorf, ISS Dome, Doors open: 14.00hr, Begin: 17.00hr, A Special performance by WARLOCK – The Line-up of 86. In cooperation with the Relexa Hotel a great offer for fans. You can book now for a special price in the official Tour-Hotel. The offer includes breakfast, a welcome-cocktail and the bus-shuttle to the venue ISS Dome. The price for a one bed-room/night is 75 Euro; a double bedroom/night costs from 91 Euro. In conjunction with Germany’s Goethe-Institut, DORO has been invited to play her first shows ever in China! Nov. 15 – Guangzhou; Nov. 16 – Beijing

In Case of Fire set to release debut single ‘This Time We Stand’ on November 10th on Search and Destroy Records, watch the video here

Ida Maria is about to head out on a headline tour of the UK, check out the following link for full gig dates

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