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Tommy Lee Forms New Rock Band For Reality Show

Rocker TOMMY LEE will team up with members of METALLICA and GUNS N' ROSES to form a new group who will search for their lead singer on the reality show ROCK STAR. The former MOTLEY...

Voivod's Piggy Dies At 45

Heavy rocker DENIS D'AMOUR lost his battle with colon cancer on Friday (26AUG05) in a Montreal, Canada, hospital. He was 45. The VOIVOD guitarist, who was known as PIGGY by fans, was one of...

Newsted Rocks For The Kids

Former METALLICA and OZZY OSBOURNE bassist JASON NEWSTED is playing music for the kids - after agreeing to record an album of songs composed by elementary school children. The rocker's new group VOIVOD and...

Metallica Documentary Shows Real Band

METALLICA rocker JAMES HETFIELD is proud of a new documentary film about the heavy metal band, because it shows how they coped in turbulent times. The ENTER SANDMAN singer says SOME KIND OF MONSTER...

Metallica Unleash A Monster At Sundance

METALLICA are planning to rock next year's (04) SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL with a new fly-on-the-wall documentary - which they promise is one of the most revealing ever. The film METALLICA: SOME KIND OF MONSTER,...

Newsted Walks Out On Ozzy

Guitarist JASON NEWSTED is unemployed again after walking out on OZZY OSBOURNE. The bass player quit METALLICA to tour with Ozzy, but he has left the former BLACK SABBATH star's band for undisclosed reasons....

Metallica's Hetfield Is New Person

METALLICA lead singer JAMES HETFIELD is a totally different person after undergoing alcohol rehabilitation - he's now just a "human being" instead of a "rock god". The heavy-metal idol underwent therapy in 2001 after...

Healthy Newsted Cleans Up

Former METALLICA star JASON NEWSTED has given up his hellraising days now he has become OZZY OSBOURNE's new guitarist. The rocker reveals all he needs on the road with him nowadays is his favourite...

Ozzy Ignores Sars Scare And Hits Canada

Rocker OZZY OSBOURNE is preparing to tour Canada from Sunday (01JUN03) - despite the fear of SARS keeping other stars away. The tour starts in the west coast city of Vancouver, reaching Toronto -...

Ulrich's Confusion At Mtv Honour

METALLICA drummer LARS ULRICH was confused when he heard his band was set to be the subject of the next MTVICON concert - because he felt far too young for the honour. The rocker,...

New Metallica Man's Surf Luck

METALLICA's new bass player owes his dream gig to his surfing skills - because he's convinced beach trips with drummer LARS ULRICH helped him win the role. Bassist ROBERT TRUJILLO was performing with OZZY...

Metallica Seek Shrink For Help

Heavy rockers METALLICA hired a therapist to help keep them together after a series of problems led band leaders LARS ULRICH and JAMES HETFIELD to consider splitting up. The group brought in sports team...

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