P356 Teletext 356 Oct27 21:12:31       ———————————————————————  —— MARS MISSION SUCCEEDS   With all being quiet on the Motley Crue front of late, guitarist Mick Mars has undergone a full hip replacement. The Crue guitarist, who has suffered with the degenerative illness ankylosing spondylitis for some years now, underwent surgery in LA earlier this month. A spokesman said that the surgery went "extremely well" and Mars was back on his feet the following day. We send him our best! ——————————————————————————————————1/7—— by Kristian Barford POLYPHONIC RINGTONES SEE p679 New Rock Tours Cinema Kids
P356 Teletext 356 Oct27 21:11:42       ———————————————————————  —— CANVAS SPILL INTO UK   US emo exponents The Spill Canvas have announced a November tour. The band, who release their Sunsets And Car Crashes album through Mighty Atom on November 1, play Brigend PS (Nov 20), Wolves Little Civic (21), Liverpool Academy (22), Glasgow Studio (23), Newcastle Uni (24), Oxford Zodiac (25) and London Metro (25). Quite frankly, a full-blown noisefest is not expected. ——————————————————————————————————2/7—— Win Drama Queen DVDs 147 ITV1/307 C4 IS LOVE IN THE AIR FOR YOU? p148 New Rock Tours Cinema Kids
P356 Teletext 356 Oct27 21:11:00       ———————————————————————  —— MUSE SANTA PLEASE US   Those denizens of operatic studio rock Muse will end eighteen months of touring with a major show in December. Having spent a year-and-a-half on the road, leaving all and sundry slightly dumbfounded with their spectacular live show, Matt Bellamy and boys celebrate with an enormo-gig at London's Earls Court on December 19. Tickets are on sale now, and demand is said to be high - go buy! ——————————————————————————————————3/7—— Win Perfect Love CDs 147 ITV1/307 C4 CELEBRITY GOSSIP p617 New Rock Tours Cinema Kids
P356 Teletext 356 Oct27 21:18:15       ———————————————————————  —— CORGAN FIST IN LINE   Former Smashing Pumpkins slaphead Billy Corgan has finished recording his forthcoming solo album. Having laboured over his baby for many months, the ex-Zwan man is now mixing the album. According to old Bill: "I feel I have created something fresh and vibrant." It's due early next year. Corgan's first poetry book, Blinking With Fists, has just been issued by Faber & Faber. ——————————————————————————————————4/7—— Win Pop Party CDs 147 ITV1/307 C4 CELEBRITY GOSSIP p617 New Rock Tours Cinema Kids
P356 Teletext 356 Oct27 21:18:30       ———————————————————————  —— CHARLOTTE GET A GRANT   Good Charlotte were this week forced into emergency measures as drummer Chris Wilson left their world tour. Wilson was forced to return home to the USA for personal reasons, leaving the band in a hole. Enter Alkaline Trio drummer Derek Grant, who has agreed to fill in for Wilson until he returns. Quite how long Wilson will be out of the fold is a bit of a mystery. More as we have it. ——————————————————————————————————5/7—— PhoneZone - ringtones, etc 590 ITV1 Had an accident? Need Advice? See ITV1 p386 New Rock Tours Cinema Kids
P356 Teletext 356 Oct27 21:12:01       ———————————————————————  —— VELVETS ATTACK ARENAS   Having impressed many during their live UK debut in August, Velvet Revolver return to our shores next year. Proving that bigger IS better, the band have announced a major January tour: Glasgow SECC (Jan 14), Newcastle Arena (15), Manchester Arena (16), Birmingham NIA (18), Cardiff International Arena (19) and Hammersmith Apollo (22). Tickets are on sale right now, and are going quicker than baking-hot stotties. ——————————————————————————————————6/7—— Latest Ringtone Top 20 591 ITV1 THAT'S ENTERTAINMENT p300 New Rock Tours Cinema Kids
P356 Teletext 356 Oct27 21:12:12       ———————————————————————  —— ON THE DECKS OF DEATH   1 Tap Trench 2 Unjust Throwing Pennies 3 Time For Deliverance Do Me Bad Things 4 Live Lifeless Vice 5 All Fall Down Number One Son 6 Germany To Germany Ratatat 7 You Drove Me To It Hell Is For Heroes 8 The Majesty Of Rock Spinal Tap 9 A Head Start Vacant Stare 10 Gospel Plow Screaming Trees ——————————————————————————————————7/7—— Our Pop world is totally Ace 380 THAT'S ENTERTAINMENT p300 New Rock Tours Cinema Kids