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Former Dio, Rainbow, Thin Lizzy Bassist Jimmy Bain Passes Away

Jimmy Bain

Jimmy Bain, best known for his work with Dio, Rainbow and Thin Lizzy, has passed away at the age of 68 according to his friends. He was most recently involved in the band, Last in Line, which featured fellow Dio alumni Vivian Campbell and Vinny Appice, who will release their debut album, Heavy Crown on

Anthrax Streaming Cover of Thin Lizzy’s Jailbreak

Anthrax has posted a new clip for a cover version of Thin Lizzy’s Jailbreak. “Jailbreak” is taken from the upcoming special edition of the band’s last album, “Worship Music.” The special edition will contain both the regular album as well as the brand new “Anthems” EP, featuring cover versions of songs originally performed by Rush,

Drummer Tommy Aldridge Returns To Whitesnake

Tommy Aldridge has returned to Whitesnake following the departure of Brian Tichy earlier this month to pursue the S.U.N. project he started with singer/guitarist Sass Jordan. David Coverdale welcomed Tommy Aldridge: “When I asked all the band members to put together their wish-list of potential drummers for us… every one, without exception, had TA at

Anthrax Streams Cover of Rush’s “Anthem”

Thrash metal legends Anthrax will release a special covers EP titled “Anthems” on March 22 via Nuclear Blast. Their cover of the Rush classic “Anthem” is now streaming online. Anthrax – Anthems Track Listing: 01. Anthem (RUSH cover) 02. Jailbreak (THIN LIZZY cover) 03. TNT (AC/DC cover) 04. Smokin’ (BOSTON cover) 05. Big Eyes (CHEAP

KISS, Mötley Crüe and Thin Lizzy Announce Australia Tour

KISS and Mötley Crüe will hook up once again to head over to Australia next Spring – and they are bringing Thin Lizzy with them for support. Tourdates are as follows: Feb. 28 – Perth Arena Mar. 03 – Clipsal 500, Adelaide Mar. 05 – Etihad Stadium, Melbourne Mar. 09 – All Phones Arena, Sydney

Gary Moore Documentary Trailer Posted Online

A trailer for “White Knuckles & Blue Moods”, the forthcoming 60 minute documentary on the late Thin Lizzy guitarist and blues rock icon Gary Moore, has been posted online. The film is reportedly being made by Jörgen Holmstedt and Stefan Mossberg, who’ve been working on it for several years. A late 2011 release is expected.The