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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...

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...

Slayer Fans Celebrate Devil Date

SLAYER fans are planning to stage a National Day of Slayer on 6 June (06), because they believe the fateful date is perfect for listening to their favourite satanic rock tracks. New website NationalDayofSlayer.org is...

Heavy Metal Stars Retrace The Roots Of Metal In New Film

ALICE COOPER, SLAYER, SLIPKNOT and ROB ZOMBIE are among the heavy hitters starring in a new documentary which traces the roots of metal music. BLACK SABBATH's TONY IOMMI, MOTORHEAD's LEMMY and MOTLEY CRUE's VINCE NEIL...

Anthrax Future In Doubt

ANTHRAX rocker JOEY BELLADONNA has hinted the heavy rockers are on the verge of splitting and cancelling a planned reunion tour. The band announced last year (04) that former members Belladonna and guitarist DAN...

Beckinsale Wants To Play Wonder Woman

British actress KATE BECKINSALE wants to play WONDER WOMAN in the upcoming movie adaptation of the classic 1970s TV series. The VAN HELSING beauty has been practising - she dressed up as the superheroine...

Metallica's Ulrich 'Breakdown' On Plane

METALLICA's LARS ULRICH pulled out of a major British rock festival last year (04) after suffering a mental collapse in a plane on the way to the event. Two drummers - SLAYER's DAVE LOMBARDO...

Gellar: The Next Dido?

Hollywood babe SARAH MICHELLE GELLAR has been reportedly touting herself as the next DIDO as she looks for a recording deal. THE GRUDGE star famously sang in the musical episode of BUFFY, THE VAMPIRE...

Sabbath Named Heaviest Group

BLACK SABBATH have topped a new poll of the heaviest groups. The British metal act beat SOUNDGARDEN, LED ZEPPELIN and California group NEUROSIS in the new REVOLVER magazine poll. The top 10 is: 1....

Slayer Frontman Suffers Voice Fatigue

Rockers SLAYER have been forced to cancel the first two dates of the JAGERMEISTER MUSIC TOUR after frontman TOM ARAYA was diagnosed with vocal fatigue. Fans in Springfield, Missouri, have been disappointed to learn...

Bloody Slayer Video Tops Poll

SLAYER's bloodbath video BLOODLINE has been voted the Best Metal Video of the new century in a new MTV/REVOLVER poll. The disturbing promo, which features a kitten licking up blood and a priest hanging...

Slipknot And Slayer Plan To Trash Europe

Rockers SLIPKNOT and SLAYER are joining forces again to tour Europe together this autumn (04), when the two bands plan to "lay waste to the entire continent". Slipknot drummer JOEY JORDISON and his SLAYER...

Ulrich's Apologetic Broadcast To Fans

METALLICA star LARS ULRICH has broadcast a video message to his fans explaining the bizarre illness which forced him to miss last week's DOWNLOAD FESTIVAL (06JUN04) in Britain. The legendary drummer has explained -...

The Darkness Enjoy Metal Awards Victory

British rockers THE DARKNESS have added to their extraordinary awards collection by winning the best video gong at London's METAL HAMMER AWARDS yesterday (07JUN04). The flamboyant group won the award for their hit...

Metallica Await Ulrich Test Results

LATEST: METALLICA drummer LARS ULRICH is anxiously awaiting the results of hospital tests after being taken ill while on tour in Europe. The musician was forced to pull out of the rockers' gig at...

Sabbath Reunite For Ozzfest

Heavy rockers BLACK SABBATH will play together for the first time in three years at this summer's (04) OZZFEST in America. Three-quarters of the original line-up - singer OZZY OSBOURNE, guitarist TONY IOMMI and...

Rollins For President

America's heavy rock fans have voted HENRY ROLLINS as the preferred replacement for President GEORGE W BUSH, in a new magazine poll. The former BLACK FLAG star beat OZZY OSBOURNE and KORN singer JONATHAN...

Slayer Top Live List

Heavy metal icons SLAYER have topped a new list of the best live hard rock acts. The group beat out SYSTEM OF A DOWN and AC/DC to top the REVOLVER magazine poll. Magazine...

Gellar Says No To Buffy Return

SARAH MICHELLE GELLAR has further broken the hearts of BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER fans - she has turned down the chance to recreate her famous TV character in episodes of spin-off series ANGEL. Buffy...

Slipknot's Haunted House

American rockers SLIPKNOT are recording their new album in a haunted house in Los Angeles. The WAIT AND BLEED band are also living in the spooky property and drummer JOEY JORDISON admits to being...

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