Archive News - 2002 (Part 1)

All the Pretty Horses new CD 'Creature', release date December 17th 2003 U.S. Crush finish new demo and tour towns they promised to again from the 'Warped Tour' Butch Walker to team up with Avril Lavigne Metal Mayhem are re-issuing Skin & Bones first album on cd (Not a pretty sight) and the Ep (Madhouse) Zodiac Mindwarp and the Love Reaction's new album 'I Am Rock' out now in the U.S., distributed by Long Beach based Devil Doll Records. U.S. tour rumoured Adam Bomb, guest appearance on new Hanoi Rocks album 2 new Love Injection MP3's up on site Keri Kelli joins L.A. Guns New Hanoi Rocks Studio album to be released in Finland and the UK very soon. Watch this space HIM releases new singles collection consisting of limited editions/unreleased Bon Jovi announce European tour dates FLR sign Mars Needs Women led by frontman Shawn Mars Nikki Sixx announces on that Motordog have changed their name yet again to Brides of Destruction Neurotica vocalist is rumoured to have been tapped to front new band featuring former Guns n' Roses members Slash, Duff McKagan and Matt Sorum New Glam/Trash/Punk Night opening in London on the 26 October, 9pm-2am @ The Pleasure Unit, 359 Bethnal Green Road, London, E2. FREE entry and beer at pub prices. Venue holds 110 max Poisin Jett Gunz - Live EP available Hollywood Killerz debut CD is now available - New Fetish Glam Punk band 'Apocalipstick' centre of media attention - Joey Tempest issues 3rd self-titled solo album Long awaited tribute album to The Ramones has been pushed back to March 2003. No reason was given for the delay Finnish book titled 'Synnin Viemaa (Gone With the Sin)' documenting the history of 'HIM' has been released Jani Lane releases solo CD - Marilyn Manson due to compose and record background music for remake of 'The Texas Chainsaw Massacre' Dog's D'amour to open for Alice Cooper's European Tour Perris New Releases for November include: Razamanaz - S/T; Jetboy - One More For Rock & Roll; Animal - 900 Pound Steam and Mad Margritt - New Studio CD Perris Records are looking for bands to be part of 'Hollywood Hairspray Volume 2' to be released Spring 2003. Submit your CDs now, to be received by December 31st 2002. For further info contact George at Fastlane Records announce 2 new signings, Swedish Sleazsters 'Babylon Bombs' and 'Tattooed Millionaire' (formerly 'The Fonzarellis') Mike Tramp will be entering the studio on November 11th to record his next solo album Adam Bomb has cut a new solo album, titled 'Third World Roar' On November 19, Knight Records will be releasing the last ever official release from Great White Drummer leaves Diamond Rexx Tuff's 'American Hair Band' is slated to appear on Canadian compilation 'The Mullet Years 2' Eric Martin will shortly be issuing a Japan-only EP, entitled 'Pure' Mr. Big are rumoured to be planning a reunion Long awaited Skid Row album is complete and will be launched online hopefully 1st week of November - Check out Lizzy Devine's new MP3's - New Vamp CD available from Perris Records Hanoi Rocks album, scheduled to be released on October 21st Motordog officially launch website Tribe of Judah to release debut 'Exit Elvis' on October 22nd Shot's Fired website URL Nuno Bettencourt's new album 'Population' will be released in Japan on October 23rd Perris signs 'Animal', featuring Randy Piper, Chris Holmes and Tony Richards of W.A.S.P. Former Buckcherry guitarist Yogi has joined 'The Wallflowers' Cockstar change name to Motordog New TNT CD available in November Punky Glitter is lookin for 1-2 guitarists, 1 bassist, 1-2 drummers, interested, email Randy and the Finks are searching for musicians, must be able to tour/travel, check them out Diamond Rexx are back with album Guns n' Roses are rumoured to have set December 10th as the release date of their long awaited new album 'Chinese Democracy' Marc Ferrari has signed a solo deal with Z Records Logans Heroes to release full length debut in Spring 2003 Guns n' Roses NYC show sells out in 10 minutes, additional shows to be put on sale shortly Paul Stanley to become condom Shots Fired, led by former Buckcherry frontman Joshua Todd, recorded their live debut at the Cat Club in Hollywood, no other information regarding the band is available at the moment Cockstar featuring Nikki Sixx, Tracii Guns, Kris Kohl, John Corabi and an unknown vocalist 'London' enter studio to lay down 6 tracks, presumably to shop around for a record deal Bon Jovi release new album 'Bounce' W.A.S.P. officially cancel their U.S. Tour The Electric Magic Sideshow debut to be released on Halloween Midnight Angel sign to FLR Primadonnaz release single, order from their website Zinny J. Zan (X-Shotgun Messiah) will be releasing his 1st solo album titled 'City Boy Blues' on the 24 Sept 02 Classic Dogs D'amour are BACK, as announced by Jo Dog Kitty Hudson are back in the studio finishing their debut album Glitterbug jet off to China in October, they also have announced that they have put back the release of their single 'Like a Prayer' due to 'Madhouse' releasing their version a week before
FLR part ways with NYC band The Erotics Kristy Krash Majors to tour with Keri Kelli and Kari Kane (original PBF drummer), check out Perris Records website for tour dates New Generation Superstars announce they have finished their new single New CD coming soon from Redneck Girlfriend American Hi-Fi back in the studio working on their second album The Erotics play aftershow party for Poison/Fasterpussycat 20th August at downtown Albany's hottest new nightspot 'The Mad River', 84-86 North Pearl St., Albany Nasty Idols re-release classics 'Vicious' and 'Cruel Intentions' Kristy Krash Majors first solo CD 'The Devil In Me' to be released on Perris Records August 27th Every Mother's Nightmare to release 1st ever live CD in September Billy Layne, former guitarist of Penny Lane has started a solo project 'Star 80', CD to be released in approximately 6 months, anyone interested can contact Billy at EMAIL 3 New Warhead songs available on site The Erotics are to be back up band for the Rocky Horror Picture Show October 2002 ScrittScrat release self-titled new CD August 17th 2002 Detroit Rockers 'Seduce' reunite. Jeff Lynn is requesting for any one with info on Seduce or Vampirella to contact him EMAIL Fastlane Records sign Supergroupies, Romeo's Dead and The Electric Magic Sideshow Primadonnaz play The Balcony on August 29th Andii Vamp MP3's available now on web Staff Writer Adolf announces not only is he working on a solo project but he's also working with Oklahoma Bomb Squad and a Faith No More Tribute band Undercover Slut release new album 'Evil Star Virus' New song available on American Hi-Fi website Glitterbug shift website address due to unfriendly server, also announce their new single 'Like a Prayer' should be released August 5th Swedish Rock n' Roll band Love Injections announce new bassist, demo to be released August 2002 Queer For Girls bassist 'Roland Lee Roze' has joined Crankshaft Bret Michaels releases solo album Vote for supergroup on Traci Guns website New Shameless songs available on site Glitzine's own Andreas Persson and Spice D. Warlock have been interviewed by a neighbouring Hungarian zine, watch this space for further details Primadonnaz will be releasing a single on 17th July, they will also be opening for PBF on the 6th July, email them for details Cosmic Ballroom to release second album this Fall Fastlane Records shortly to announce two new signee's to their label After a mini-tour, the Erotics are back in the studio working on their next album Atomic Brats perform live Saturday June 15 @ The Zoo in Winnipeg, video cameras will be in full force so if you're in the area, get down and make some noise. They note, a good Brat salute may just get you in their video Atomic Brats hit the airwaves, check out 2 new songs 'Only Friend' and 'Passion In Paradise' on the audio section of their website Billy arri of Cherry Bang announced the departure of bassist Kehli Atomz and the new arrival of Dean Alexander. Check out Dean's first show, CB headliner at Bash, Detroit Mi, held at the I-Rock, which will also be the show release of their new CD (Date to be announced) Kari Mandy Lane of Prom Queen Starz announces that the band are no more Jany James releases new CD, order from JJ Robin Crosby dies of aids New Film 'Me Without You', starring Michelle Williams (Dawson Creek) and Anna Friel to be released - two best friends for lufe growing up and discovering the temptations of sex, love, and rock n' roll in 70's and 80's London. Keep watch on the website link for updates Killingbird release self-titled debut CD "A trashier, more pissed off cross between L.A. Guns debut, Hanoi Rocks and street bastardry" Psycho a Go Go hit the road for June tour Check out Mundana - New Brazilian Hard Rock Glam Band American Hi-Fi are working on recording and mixing their second record 'Beautiful Disaster', out in the Fall. Also currently on the road with Autopilot Off All the Pretty Horses play Pride Weekend, Sat. June 29 in Loring Park, Central Stage - FREE (also debut of their new bassist 'Eden Taylor').... 5th CD planned for this summer, also planning a return tour of the UK this winter Club Makeup's 'Nevermind the Bullocks' Punk Rock Show, June 1, 1/2 price b4 11:00 if dressed Punk Rock DAMOFEST ... all dayer, West One Four Club, West Kensington, London SUNDAY 23rd June 2002 ... 8.50 British Pounds ... Bands featured throughout the day include former Wildhearts and Yo-Yos members. For full details check out the Changes One website Psycho a go go shortly to tour the UK in June American Hi-Fi back on Tour, currently playing with Elvis Costello FLR release Needle Park CD, featuring ex-members of Joey C. Jones & the Gloryhounds and special guests including Donnie Vie (Enuff Z'nuff) and Yogi (ex Buckcherry) All the Pretty Horses announce departure of Bassist Pandora Detox Darlings play Continental (3 Ave. & St. Marks Pl. in NYC) Thursday 16 May at 9:00pm with Thommy Price (ex-Joan Jett) and Black Angels. Free Admission New heartbreakin Girl-guitar-powered band 'The Heroines' hits the scene, check them out American Heartbreak, European and American Tour confirmed. On their return they will enter the studio to work on their new album, after which a Japan tour will occur New glamrock/pop act from Sweden 'Supergroupies' City Girls' Boys to play The Pretty Ugly Club May 8th @ 10:30pm w/ Faster Pussycat Fastlane Records to release Needle Park's debut record 'C'mon Get Real' on May 20th, for more info visit FLR Abby of All the Pretty Horses is holding a b-day bash on May 24th @ True in NYC (a Special Kitch Inn) U.S. Crush website updated including new songs and videos, spread the word Backyard Babies to release new album this September - From Demons to Demos 89-92, collection of unreleased and alternative recordings Changes One launches Chart American Hi-Fi due to release second album 'Scars & Stripes', head to their website to view Japanese released video Check out band 'Fillmore Slim' consists of former members of thee Trash Brats U.S. Crush release new CD, buy it from their website for only $6 Rachel Stamp to play 'Lost Weekend', London Arena, UK - 13 July 2002 Gutter Queens 1st British release due soon Swindle A-Go-Go 'Live' @ The Clampers Club, Stockholm 11th May 2002 The Loving Dead change name to 'JET', check their website for further updates The Knockouts call it a day and concentrate on solo projects Butch Walker does solo American Tour Brent Muscat to wed Oriental girlfriendGlitterbug release single June 2002, currently available to download from their website New penpal website, made for L.A. Guns fans, Click this link The Erotics U.S. Tour Dates: - 05/04/02 Lansingburgh NY, 05/05/02 Joe's Lounge NY, 05/18/02 Valentines Albany NY, 05/24/02 & 05/26/02 Drifters Indianapolis IN, 05/29/02 Knickerbockers Lincoln NE, 05/30/02 TnR's Denver CO, 05/31/02 Cheyenne Saloon Las Vegas NV, 06/01/02 Hollywood Alley Mesa AZ, 06/07/02 The Rock Ranch San Bernadino CA, 06/08/02 The Whiskey-a-go-go W.Hollywood CA (, 06/13/02 31st Street Pub Pittsburgh PA, 06/14/02 The Continental Buffalo NY, 06/15/02 Saratoga Winners Cohoes NY New Generation Superstars enter studio 21st April, keep watch for their single 'Rock n' Roll Overload' Ginger (Wildhearts) new single now available through Changes One Pretty Boy Floyd's U.S. Tour Dates: - 04/10/02 Lorain, OH Flying Machine ... 04/11/02 Parma, OH Revolution ... 04/12/02 Valparaiso, IN McCools ... 04/13/02 South Englin, IL Sammy's K ... 04/14/02 Detroit, MI I-Rock ... 05/02/02 Port Jefferson, NY Village Pub (w/ The Bullet Boys) ... 05/03/02 Poughkeepsie, NY The Chance (w/ The Bullet Boys) ... 05/04/02 Clifton, NJ Connections (w/ The Bullet Boys) ... 05/05/02 Hudson, NY Joe's Lounge (w/ The Bullet Boys) Manics Rage (former members of Mister Manic) ... new singer, recording with Delinquent Records, shows in Detroit and soon to be touring elsewhere Atomic Brats release revitalised website (includes Butch of Marvelous 3 helping demonstrate the Brat Salute) Club Makeup are presenting their 1st Goth/Darkwave/Industrial show, Saturday April 6th, 2002. Guest stars to include Danzig, Taime Downe and other band members from The Go-Gos, KMFDM. Him to tour the United Kingdom in May Glitterbug to play @ Plush, W14, West Kensington, Thursday April 11th Foxy Roxx guitarist, Jerry Vayne preparing to release debut solo CD 'Disillusions of Grandeur' Darrell Bath - Love and Hurt album has now gone national, Darrell is also on tour currently with Swedish band 'Diamond Dogs' Finland's TV4 News reported the comeback of Hanoi Rocks, stating this time it is Hanoi Rocks and not Hanoi revisited


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Die My Darling - 'Virulent', now available from the DMD website where our own staff writer/promoter Spicey is Darling of the month Bubble release their second album - Total Harmonic Distortion The Atomic Brats to perform at 'The Zoo', Winnipeg (15 & 16 March 2002 - On Stage around 10:30-11:00pm). A.B's drummer DW Martyniuk will not be performing this weekend. Former Dik Trickle drummer L.A. Elektra will assume the duties, reuniting with former Dik Trickle guitarist Kelly Fairchild. Also play at 'The Zoo' on 28 March, lonside Robin Black Kasper & Tommy (Ex Push) join forces and form the Danish 'Diamond Dogs (DK)' U.S. Crush - Possible UK Tour (end of 2002) watch this space Priscilla reform. Stacey likens themselves to PBF, check them out