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PUDDLE OF MUDD MAN CHARGED WITH DRUGS POSSESSION
Puddle Of Mudd frontman Wesley Scantlin has been charged with being in possession of cocaine. He also faces charges of driving while under the influence of a controlled substance and also driving without a licence. This all stems from his arrest in Los Angeles on January 12. Scantlin, who's pleaded not guilty, is due in court this week.
GARY MOORE EXHIBITION IN BELFAST
An exhibition celebrating Gary Moore has opened at the Oh Yeah Music Centre in Belfast. It marks the life and work of the celebrated guitarist, who died on February 6 last year.
JOHN FOGERTY RECORDS CREEDENCE CLASSICS
John Fogerty is recording an album of Creedence Clearwater Revival songs. It's to be called 'Wrote A Song For Everyone'. The Foo Fighters are to guest on the new version of 'Fortunate Son', while Bob Seger is featured on 'Who'll Stop The Rain'.
FOZZY ANNOUNCE TWO SHOWS - Download warm-ups
Fozzy are to support Ugly Kid Joe at The Underworld in London on June 6. The next night they'll open for Soil at The Slade Rooms in Wolverhampton.
MUNICIPAL WASTE RELEASE VINYL EP
Municipal Waste are to release a limited edition seven inch EP through Scion A/V. This will feature 'Repossession' from new album 'The Fatal Feast', plus re-recordings of 'Garbage Stomp' and 'Poser Disposer'.
WOLFSBANE ON TOUR
Wolfsbane are to play Leicester Musician October 17, Kendal Bootleggers 18, Liverpool Eric's 19, Rushden Attic 20, Sheffield Corporation 21, York Fibbers 24, London Relentless Garage 25, Glasgow Cathouse 26, Bilston Robin II 27.
HELL OPEN FOR PRIMORDIAL
Hell are to support Primodial at Manchester Moho Live May 4, London Islington O2 Academy 5.
I AM I READY VIDEO, ALBUM FORST LIVE SHOW
I Am I, the new band fronted by ex-Dragonforce vocalist ZP Theart, will release a video for the song 'Silent Genocide' later this month. The band's debut album, 'Event Horizon' will be released on May 26, but only on USB. And they play their first live show the following day at Birmingham O2 Academy II