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Linkin Park Hold Third Charity Auction

LINKIN PARK have announced that they will hold a charity auction to provide aid for the survivors of the recent cyclone in Bangladesh.A number of artists will donate items to the eBay online auction which...

13th December 2007

Slayer Planning Split After Next Album

SLAYER will split after their next album, because frontman TOM ARAYA is getting too old to headbang. After months of rumours about the heavy rockers' future - Araya, 46, confesses he is ready to call...

15th August 2007

Buffy Star To Join Torchwood

Buffy the Vampire Slayer star James Marsters is to make a guest appearance in the new series of Torchwood, the BBC has announced.The American actor, who played Sid Vicious-styled vampire Spike in the long-running supernatural...

16th July 2007

King And Manson Bond Over Absinthe

SLAYER guitarist KERRY KING is preparing for his tour with shock rocker MARILYN MANSON by downing strong alcohol. The band are co-headlining with Manson on a summer tour which kicks off in Florida on 25...

4th July 2007

Slayer: 'Metallica Are Too Old'

SLAYER guitarist KERRY KING has blasted fellow rockers METALLICA - by branding them "too old for success". King reveals he lost all respect for the metal band's after watching their 2004 documentary Metallica: Some Kind...

2nd July 2007

Slayer Fan Dies

LATEST: The 22-year-old SLAYER fan who plummeted from a bridge at the band's headline show at the Metaldown festival in Gothenburg, Sweden on Saturday (30Jun07), has died. According to reports, the devotee leapt from the...

2nd July 2007

Bridge Dive Mars Slayer Festival Show

A 22-year-old SLAYER fan is fighting for his life after jumping from a bridge during the heavy rock group's headlining show at the Metaltown festival in Gothenburg, Sweden on Saturday (30Jun07). According to reports, the...

2nd July 2007

Slayer Accept Manson's Headlining Demand

Rockers SLAYER had no problem bowing down to MARILYN MANSON's demand he ends every show on their upcoming co-headlining tour, because it'll give them time "to chill for a change". Slayer guitarist Kerry King admits...

19th June 2007

Slayer Biography Promises Secrets

Rockers SLAYER are to be immortalised in their first English language biography. Author Joel MCIver promises to reveal plenty of Slayer secrets in his upcoming book on the heavy metal veterans. He says, "I've unearthed...

29th May 2007

The Things They Say 4681

"Satan is alive and well and living on the planet Earth, and now you know exactly where to find him - this tour." MARILYN MANSON announcing his upcoming tour with SLAYER....

17th May 2007

Slayer Ends European Tour Early

Heavy metal supergroup SLAYER have mysteriously cancelled their appearances at two Scandinavian festivals this summer (07). In a posting on Slayer's website, the group has announced it will end its European tour early on 1...

5th April 2007

Korn + Evanescence Team Up For Family Values

KORN and EVANESCENCE have become the latest hard rock acts to share travelling costs on the road this summer. The two groups will co-headline this year's (07) Family Values tour, which will begin in St...

28th March 2007

Manson To Tour With Slayer

MARILYN MANSON and heavy rock icons SLAYER are to head out on the road together this summer (07). The two rock heavyweights have announced they will co-headline a major North American tour, beginning in July...

27th March 2007

Turtle Power Storms Us Box Office

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles shot to number one in the US box office charts in its opening weekend.Industry figures released today put TMNT, the turtle-powered return of Leonardo, Michelangelo, Donatello and Raphael, on around $25...

25th March 2007

Pantera Crowned Best Band Ever

PANTERA have been named the Best Band Ever in a new magazine poll. The heavy rockers beat METALLICA and KORN to land the title in music publication Revolver. SLAYER and BLACK SABBATH also made the...

6th March 2007

Panic! + My Chemical Romance Win And Lose In Spin Poll

PANIC! AT THE DISCO and MY CHEMICAL ROMANCE have mixed emotions about the newly-released 2006 Readers Poll in rock bible Spin magazine - because they've both topped best and worst categories. Panic! were named Best...

1st March 2007

Fascinating Fact 2757

SANDRA BULLOCK's TV motor mechanic husband JESSE JAMES once toured as heavy rock group SLAYER's bodyguard....

24th January 2007

Slayer Slam Metallica

SLAYER frontman KERRY KING has hit out at metal rivals METALLICA, describing the band as a "sinking ship". King is amused by Metallica's decision to recruit super-producer RICK RUBIN to oversee their next album. He...

19th January 2007

Swank Receives Hollywood Star

Hilary Swank has sealed her status as one of today's finest actors with a star on the famous Hollywood walk of fame.The 32-year-old actress first arrived in the Los Angeles city as a teenager with...

9th January 2007

Slayer Album Withdrawn In India

Heavy metal veterans SLAYER's new album CHRIST ILLUSION has been recalled in India following protests by religious organisations. EMI Virgin India has decided to withdraw the disc, which was released in August (06), from shops....

11th October 2006

Kearns Loves Reading Bottling

MY CHEMICAL ROMANCE frontman GERARD KEARNS loved having bottles thrown at him at an English festival earlier this year, because he doesn't want to be liked by everyone. The band were pelted by bottles at...

10th October 2006

Slayer Worried About Youth

SLAYER frontman TOM ARAYA has hit out at violent video games, and fears they will turn today's children in to dangerous criminals. The 45-year-old thrash rocker, whose band's song lyrics include "die by my hand...

27th September 2006

Muse Lose Out At Kerrang! Awards

Rockers MUSE were surprise losers at last night's (24AUG06) Kerrang! awards in London, converting only one of their impressive five nominations into a gong. The PLUG IN BABY stars, who have also been tipped for...

25th August 2006

Rick Ross Anchors Port Of Miami At Number One In The Us

Former athlete-turned-rapper RICK ROSS has topped the new US album chart with PORT OF MIAMI. The Def Jam release sold 187,000 copies in it's opening week, sending Ross to the top of the charts, replacing...

16th August 2006

Slayer Under Fire From Christian Groups

Heavy metal band SLAYER are courting controversy among Christian groups by releasing sacrilegious artwork on their latest album. The cover for upcoming record CHRIST ILLUSION depicts a tattooed and amputated JESUS CHRIST standing in a...

5th July 2006

Wb Network Plans Its Own Funeral

The WB network plans to sign off on Sept. 17 by airing pilots of some of its biggest hits, including Buffy, the Vampire Slayer, Felicity and Dawson's Creek. According to Daily Variety, it also plans...

30th June 2006

Eurovision Winners A Hit At Hammer Awards

Surprise Eurovision champions LORDI have snatched another accolade for their masked music, winning the Spirit of Hammer award at the Metal Hammer Golden Gods prize-giving in London last night (12JUN06). The flamboyant monster rockers were...

13th June 2006

Slayer Fans Cause Satanic Destruction

SLAYER fans desecrated a New York seminary on Tuesday after being urged by a fansite to cause chaos in honour of 6 June 2006 - the so-called day of the devil. The priest training centre...

9th June 2006

Slayer Spark 9/11 Controversy

Heavy metal band SLAYER has sparked controversy with a new song about 9/11 - from the terrorists' viewpoint. The California foursome were fed up with other band's American perspective of the attacks on New York...

26th May 2006

Surgery Pushes Back Slayer Tour

SLAYER frontman TOM ARAYA underwent minor surgery on his gall-bladder last week (ends05MAY06), forcing the band's Unholy Alliance: Preaching To The Perverted tour to be postponed. The tour - which will also feature metal icons...

12th May 2006

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