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Korn Vs Lamb of God
TuneLab reports: Before they were even officially added to the tour, it appears Lamb of God have kicked off this years Family Values Tour. A Virgin Records e-card was posted last month revealing the line-up for this years tour, however Lamb of God announced they had not committed to the tour.

According to Harddrive Radio, the band apparently made some negative comments on the leak which got back to Korn leading them being kicked off a tour. [see full story for more breaking rock news like this]- Click Here for the Full Story 

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Racism = Jail for R&B Star 
E! reports: Kelis' milkshake does wonders for the boys. But her mouth isn't winning her any points with the girls, particularly of the police persuasion. The Grammy-nominated "Milkshake" purveyor was arrested in Miami's South Beach district early Friday after screaming racial epithets at two prostitutes—who turned out to be undercover female cops running a sting operation.

The 27-year-old Kelis, whose full name is Kelis Rogers-Jones, was taken into custody about 4:30 a.m. and booked on misdemeanor charges of disorderly conduct and resisting arrest without violence.[see full story for more]- Click Here for the Full Story 

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Linkin Park Comeback?
TuneLab reports: Linkin Park look to be planning the come back of their Projekt Revolution tour with the 2007 edition expected to include My Chemical Romance. More details to follow... [see full story for more breaking rock news]- Click Here for the Full Story 

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George Michael To Open Wembley
BBC reports: Singer George Michael is to play the first concert at the new Wembley Stadium, it has been announced. 

The pop star will perform at the 90,000 capacity venue on 9 June as part of his British and European stadium tour. [see full story for more]- Click Here for the Full Story 

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Def Leppard, Foreigner and Styx Tour
Blabbermouth reports: DEF LEPPARD's official web site has been updated with the following message:

"So, if DEF LEPPARD is not hitting the road with KISS this year (as previously rumored), then who will they go out with? Although there is no official word that it will be the case for ALL dates on the 2007 tour, we can spill that the band is currently in the process of booking shows in the U.S. and Canada with rock veterans FOREIGNER and STYX.[see full story for more]- Click Here for the Full Story 

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Van Halen To Attend Rock Hall
Blabbermouth reports: According to Premiere Radio Networks, all the members of VAN HALEN — Eddie and Alex Van Halen, David Lee Roth, Michael Anthony and Sammy Hagar — have told the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame that they will be attending the induction ceremony on March 12 in New York. Roth, Anthony and Hagar had said from the start that they would be there, and Premiere Radio Networks learned last night (Thursday, March 1) that Eddie and Alex have reserved a table for themselves and their families. However, they will not be performing.[see full story for more]- Click Here for the Full Story 

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Placebo Tour
TuneLab reports: Placebo will be on the road next month for the following dates:

April 6th in Boston, MA @ The Roxy
April 7th in Montreal, QC @ Metropolis
April 9th in Toronto, ON @ The Guvernment
April 10th in Philadelphia, PA @ Theater of Living Arts
April 11th in New York, NY @ Roseland Ballroom[see full story for more]- Click Here for the Full Story 

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NIN Parties
TuneLab reports: Nine Inch Nails will be hosting listening parties across the US for their new album 'Year Zero' on the following dates:

March 11th in Salt Lake City, UT @ Avalon Community Church
March 13th in Minneapolis, MN @ Varsity Theatre
March 14th in San Francisco, CA @ Slim's
March 14th in New York, NY @ Knitting Factory
March 15th in Los Angeles, CA @ The Music Box @ Fonda
March 15th in San Diego, CA @ House of Blues
[see full story for more dates]- Click Here for the Full Story 

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EMI Reject Warner Bid
Idolator.com reports: It's getting hard out here for an IMP*: According to numerous reports, EMI has turned down a $4.1 billion proposal from Warner Music Group Corp., saying that the offer wasn't up to snuff. So what does this mean for us? Well, for the time being, only a handful of major music groups control the industry, as opposed to a very small handful.[see full story for more and find out what IMP is]- Click Here for the Full Story 

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Social D To DeAvril Canada
punkbands reports: After rumors that Social Distortion wouldn't tour again until this summer, the band recently announced three confirmed dates that will kick off next month. Here they are:

04/18 - Victoria, BC - Victoria Curling Club
04/20 - Calgary, AB - MacEwan Hall04/24 - Edmonton, AB - Edmonton Event Centre [see full story for more]- Click Here for the Full Story 

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More Heaven and Hell
SMN reports: HEAVEN AND HELL have lined up some additional U.S. tour dates from April 22nd to May 19th, this time with MEGADETH and MACHINE HEAD as support. Initial dates are as follows:

April 22 - Phoenix, AZ @ Dodge Theatre
April 24 - San Jose, CA @ HP Pavilion
May 6 - Minneapolis, MN @ Target Center
[see full story for more dates and be sure to check out the in studio interview with the full band at KNAC.com 4:30pm (Pacific Time) on Tuesday]- Click Here for the Full Story 

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King Diamond Wants Your Soul
SMN reports: It has been announced that KING DIAMOND's highly anticipated new album will be titled "Gimme Your Soul…Please" and is expected to be released in late June/early July. The CD will contain the following 13 tracks[see full story for tracklisting]- Click Here for the Full Story 

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Horse The Band Tour
SMN reports: HORSE THE BAND have announced some initial dates for their upcoming headlining tour featuring THE NUMBER TWELVE LOOK LIKE YOU, LIGHT THIS CITY, and SO MANY DYNAMOS: 

March 29 - Brooklyn, NY @ Europa (no #12)
March 30 - South Hackensack, NJ @ School of Rock
March 31 - Poughkeepsie, NY @ The Chance
April 1 - Worcester, MA @ The Palladium
April 2 - Providence, RI @ The Living Room
April 3 - New Haven, CT @ Toad's Place

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Along Came A Alice
sleazeroxx.com reports: Alice Cooper has named his new album and promised a world tour beginning mid-year. 

"I'm working on my 31st album right now, in fact it'll be out in May. The tour starts in May, it'll be a world tour. It'll be called "Along Came A Spider and it'll be a full on Alice Cooper production." He told Hendrix TV 
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Euro W.A.S.P.
sleazeroxx.com reports: DEMOLITION RECORDS are proud to announce the release date's of the new W.A.S.P. studio CD "Dominator". 

The UK release date is set for April 16th, Scandinavia April 20th with the rest of mainland Europe following on April 27th. The release dates for South America and Russia will follow in early May. 

The complete track listing is:
1. Mercy
2. Long, Long Way To Go
3. Take Me Up
4. The Burning Man
5. Heaven's Hung In Black
6. Heaven's Blessed
7. Teacher
8. Heaven's Hung In Black (Reprise)
9. Deal With The Devil 
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