Facebook Ban Nirvana- Sepultura Sidelined- Rush DVD Delayed?- Kidz Bop Top 3 Doors Down- Into Eternity Into The Studio- Appice Dio Tribute Jam- more

(Rock News Desk) Twentieth anniversary celebrations for classic Nirvana album Nevermind have been dealt a blow after Facebook decided to remove the cover art from its pages because of its anti-nudity rules. The famous work shows a naked baby swimming in a pool, which the social media company says violates its terms of use more

(BMN) Sepultura were forced to postpone last night's (Wednesday, July 27) concert at Stadtsaal in Lendorf, Austria because the band's drummer, Jean Dolabella, is suffering from tendonitis. The show has been rescheduled for Monday, August 1. more

(BW&BK) According to Amazon.com, the release date for Rush's upcoming Time Machine 2011: Live In Cleveland concert DVD/Blu-ray has been pushed back one month, from September 27th to Tuesday, October 25th (Concord Records). more

(The 1st Five) This Time Next Year have announced the details of their second full length record, entitled Drop Out Of Life, which will be released 27th September via Equal Vision. more

(LG) Dark Funeral has officially announced the addition of bass player Zornheym to their line-up. Guitar player and band co-founder Lord Ahriman had the following to say: "Now, that we face our new line up, I must say that the atmosphere and the chemistry within the band feels absolutely fantastic." more

(FMQB) This week's sales chart saw four new albums debut in the Top 10. The latest edition of the Kidz Bop series bowed at #2 with 68,700 sold, and 3 Doors Down make their return to the chart at #3 with Time Of My Life, selling 60,000 units in the first week. more

(LG) Into Eternity will enter the studio this weekend to begin recording four new songs. The group recently released a new song titled "Sandstorm," their first new material to be available since 2008. more

(MU) Hammerfall have announce their return to the roads of Europe on the European Outbreak 2011 tour. HammerFall is touring in support of 'Infected,' which was released on May 20th more

(BW&BK) Carmine and Vinny Appice performed as part of the Drum Wars event on July 9th in Las Vegas, NV at Vamp'd and were joined by vocalist Paul Shortino (Rough Cutt, Quiet Riot). Footage of the makeshift band jamming a couple Dio classics is available here

(NME) Original Beatles drummer Pete Best gets road named in his honour Facebook campaign successful in remembering 'sixth member' more

(LG) Ludicra has broken up after roughly thirteen years together and releases with Profound Lore Records and Alternative Tentacles, among others. more

(BW&BK) Ex-Dream Theater drummer Mike Portnoy's new project, Adrenaline Mob - also featuring Symphony X singer Russell Allen, guitarist Rich Ward (Stuck Mojo, Fozzy), guitarist Mike Orlando and bassist Paul DiLeo (Nena) – have announced several exclusive small club shows to give fans an intimate live preview of the band. more

(BW&BK) Mötley Crüe have announced a string of shows in Japan in September/October. more

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