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TAZ TAYLOR BAND Featuring GRAHAM BONNET: Russian Dates Cancelled

The TAZ TAYLOR BAND, whose touring lineup includes legendary hard rock singer Graham Bonnet (RAINBOW, MICHAEL SCHENKER GROUP, ALCATRAZZ, IMPELLITTERI), has issued the following statement: "The TAZ TAYLOR BAND is extremely disappointed to announce that the dates in Moscow, Russia scheduled for May 2nd and May 3rd have been cancelled. Our apologies to all our ...

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EVILE To Support EXODUS In Europe

Still tearing up venues around Europe opening for MEGADETH, fast-rising UK thrashers EVILE have announced a tour with Bay Area legends EXODUS in April. The band will play the following shows in Europe: April 08 - London, England - The Underworld April 09 - Leeds, England - Rio's April 10 - Dublin, Ireland - Voodoo ...

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GRAHAM BONNETT, ENDEVERAFTER To Guest On KNAC.COM Today

Legendary hard rock singer Graham Bonnet (RAINBOW, MICHAEL SCHENKER GROUP, ALCATRAZZ, IMPELLITTERI) and the California-based band ENDEVERAFTER will be the featured guests on DJ Junkman's KNAC.COM show this afternoon/evening (Monday, February 25). Bonnet will appear in the studio at 4:00 p.m. PST, followed by ENDEVERAFTER at 6:00 p.m. You can listen to the show live ...

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DOWN: European Tour Dates Announced

DOWN will embark on European tour in March/April. The group's schedule is now shaping up as follows: Jan. 18 - Mobile, AL - Soul Kitchen Jan. 19 - Birmingham, AL - Workplay Theatre Jan. 20 - Lafayette, LA - Grant St. Dance Hall Jan. 22 - Little Rock, AR - The Village Jan. 23 - ...

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TAZ TAYLOR BAND Featuring GRAHAM BONNET: European Tour Dates Announced

The TAZ TAYLOR BAND, featuring legendary hard rock singer Graham Bonnet (RAINBOW, MICHAEL SCHENKER GROUP, ALCATRAZZ, IMPELLITTERI), will undertake a European tour in March and April 2008. The trek will kick off March 5 at the The Robin in Bilston, England. After that, several countries are on the schedule, including Switzerland, Austria and Switzerland. Support ...

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ALCATRAZZ Schedules Anaheim Gig

ALCATRAZZ featuring legendary hard rock singer Graham Bonnet (RAINBOW, MICHAEL SCHENKER GROUP, IMPELLITTERI) will play a short gig in Anaheim, California on January 18 at Loffler's (8901 Katella Ave.). This is a NAMM event sponsored by the Fender Custom Shop. FretFest 2008 is a benefit show for Fender's Kids Rock Free program. Although the NAMM ...

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PARADISE LOST To Support HIM In Europe

Legendary founding fathers of "gothic metal" PARADISE LOST have been confirmed to support of Finnish rockers HIM on their European tour in February/March 2008. The band will use this great opportunity, which coincides with the band's 20th anniversary in 2008, to further promote their acclaimed "In Requiem" album. In other news, "Over The Madness – ...

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GRAHAM BONNET's ALCATRAZZ To Perform With Y&T In Santa Clara

Graham Bonnet's ALCATRAZZ will perform with legendary California hard rockers Y&T at their 2007 New Year's Eve show at Avalon in Santa Clara, California. In a recent interview with Metal-Rules.com, Bonnet stated about his decision to use the ALCATRAZZ name for his new project, "What happened was our old bass player and keyboard player were ...

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GRAHAM BONNET: 'I Would Play Again With YNGWIE MALMSTEEN Any Day'

Marko Syrjälä of Metal-Rules.com recently conducted an interview with legendary hard rock singer Graham Bonnet (RAINBOW, MICHAEL SCHENKER GROUP, ALCATRAZZ, IMPELLITTERI). A couple of excerpts from the chat follow: Metal-Rules.com: You've done recently some shows under the name ALCATRAZZ with completely new lineup and if I've understood right everybody haven't been too pleased ...

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Original JUDAS PRIEST Singer AL ATKINS Schedules Hollywood Concert With THE HOLY RAGE

Growing UK-based concert booking organization Extreme Music Agency (EMA) has announced the launch of its USA business operation. The company has established a working collaboration with Rob Grohl at respected concert and festival booking company R.G. Concert Promotionz. The venture will see the two companies working hand-in-hand on a number of responsibilities. The East Coast ...

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GRAHAM BONNET Announces Russian Dates With TAZ TAYLOR BAND

Legendary hard rock singer Graham Bonnet (RAINBOW, MICHAEL SCHENKER GROUP, ALCATRAZZ, IMPELLITTERI) will be play two gigs in Russia with the TAZ TAYLOR BAND to promote their new album, "Welcome to America". The dates are as follows: Nov. 15 - Moscow, Russia - Tabula Rasa Nov. 16 - St. Petersburg, Russia - LDM (The Concert ...

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EYES OF EDEN Cancels Leipzig Concert

EYES OF EDEN, the new band featuring producer/guitarist Waldemar Sorychta (GRIP INC., LACUNA COIL, MOONSPELL, SAMAEL) and female vocalist Franziska Huth, was forced to cancel its September 28 concert in Leipzig, Germany on the PARADISE LOST tour after Huth fell ill and had to go to the hospital. She was subsequently released and she felt ...

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ALCATRAZZ: Behind-The-Scenes Biography Posted Online

Founding ALCATRAZZ members Jimmy Waldo (keyboards), Gary Shea (bass) and Jan Uvena (drums) have posted a lengthy behind-the-scenes biography at this location. The site covers the full story of the band, from its initial formation through three ex-guitar players, Yngwie Malmsteen, Steve Vai and Danny Johnson, up to their current axeman Stig Mathisen. ...

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YNGWIE MALMSTEEN: New Guitar Auction Announced

Legendary Swedish guitarist Yngwie Malmsteen is auctioning a Fender Stratocaster guitar via eBay. According to a posting on the auction page, "Yngwie personally has owned and played this instrument in the studio and in concerts throughout the world and there are many photos in publications around showing him playing this instrument. One of the photos ...

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KING DIAMOND: Another German Tour Date Announced

KING DIAMOND has added another German date to his European itinerary. The group's schedule is now shaping up as follows: Oct. 17 - Voxhall - Aarhus, Denmark Oct. 19 - KB - Malmö, Sweden Oct. 20 - Amager Bio - Copenhagen, Denmark Oct. 23 - Tavastia - Helsinki, Finland Oct. 24 - Tavastia - Helsinki, ...

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KING DIAMOND: Spanish Dates Announced

KING DIAMOND has added three Spanish dates to his European itinerary. The group's schedule is now shaping up as follows: Oct. 17 - Voxhall - Aarhus, Denmark Oct. 19 - KB - Malmö, Sweden Oct. 20 - Amager Bio - Copenhagen, Denmark Oct. 23 - Tavastia - Helsinki, Finland Oct. 24 - Tavastia - Helsinki, ...

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KING DIAMOND: First German Date Announced

KING DIAMOND has added a German date to his European itinerary. The group's schedule is now shaping up as follows: Oct. 17 - Voxhall - Aarhus, Denmark Oct. 19 - KB - Malmö, Sweden Oct. 20 - Amager Bio - Copenhagen, Denmark Oct. 23 - Tavastia - Helsinki, Finland Oct. 24 - Tavastia - Helsinki, ...

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MANTICORA, LOCH VOSTOK Confirmed For KING DIAMOND European Tour

Danish metallers MANTICORA have issued the following update: "MANTICORA and Intromental Management are very proud to announce that MANTICORA will be one of the official support band on the upcoming European KING DIAMOND tour that will run from October through December 2007. MANTICORA will take part of the continental European part of the tour, meaning ...

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KING DIAMOND: Finnish Dates Announced

KING DIAMOND has added four Finnish shows to his previously announced European itinerary. His schedule is now shaping up as follows: Oct. 17 - Voxhall - Aarhus, Denmark Oct. 19 - KB - Malmö, Sweden Oct. 20 - Amager Bio - Copenhagen, Denmark Oct. 23 - Tavastia - Helsinki, Finland Oct. 24 - Tavastia - ...

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GRAHAM BONNET: ALCATRAZZ Tour Has Been Huge Success

The following message has been posted on the web site of legendary singer Graham Bonnet (RAINBOW, MICHAEL SCHENKER GROUP, ALCATRAZZ, IMPELLITTERI): "ALCATRAZZ is now touring Japan and has finished three shows in Tokyo/Osaka, and only the last gig in Sapporo is left now. Apparently the tour has been HUGE success so far! The tickets are ...

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