P351 Teletext 351 Dec11 23:12:27     —————————————————————————  TRIBUTES FOR DIMEBAG   Hundreds of fans have gathered outside the Alrosa Villa in Columbus, Ohio, to pay silent tribute to guitar hero Dimebag Darrell (Abbott). The 38-year-old ex-Pantera guitarist was shot dead shortly after going on stage with his new band Damageplan. Yellow roses, beer cans and several Pantera albums were laid outside the club in honour of Darrell and three others who died. They were Nathan Bray, Erin Halk and Jeff Thompson. ——————————————————————————————————1/9—— Reviews 354 Get your daily Marjorie Orr horoscope sent to your mobile See p108 Void Zutons Cinema Total Ents
P351 Teletext 351 Dec11 23:18:14     —————————————————————————  OZZY 'DEVASTATED'   Ozzy Osbourne says he's "devastated" by the on-stage murder of heavy metal guitar hero Dimebag Darrell (Abbott). "He was a dear friend of mine," said Ozzy. "I'm beside myself with grief. Pantera toured with me many times and I'll always remember the signed guitar he gave me for my 50th birthday." Korn's Jonathan Davis said it was a "tragic loss" and Anthrax guitarist Scott Ian called Dimebag "absolutely special in every way". ——————————————————————————————————2/9—— Win widescreen TV/DVD player 307 GET A BRAND NEW SEAT IBIZA FOR PENNIES? SEE p684 Void Zutons Cinema Total Ents
P351 Teletext 351 Dec11 23:11:01     —————————————————————————  DIMEBAG KILLER IDENTIFIED   Police in Columbus, Ohio, have identified the killer of Dimebag as 25- year-old Nathan Gale. Gale, who was shot dead by police while attempting to take a member of the audience hostage, was described as a loner who previously had only minor convictions. Eye witnesses say he shouted obscenities at Darrell as he opened fire, but police say there is no evidence they'd ever met. ——————————————————————————————————3/9—— Your favourite Channel 4 shows 400 GET THE HOTTEST TONES FIRST ITV p355 Void Zutons Cinema Total Ents
P351 Teletext 351 Dec11 23:16:17     —————————————————————————  ORDINARY TOUR   The Ordinary Boys are to play their largest shows to date in the new year. They play: Limerick Dolans (Feb 7), Dublin Music Centre (8), Cambridge Junction (10), London Astoria (13), Newcastle Uni (23) Glasgow Barrowlands (24). Other dates: Manchester Academy (25), Bristol Uni (26), Nottingham Rock City (March 1), Brighton Dome (2). Tickets are available from the 24hr Credit Card Hotline: 0871 2200 260. ——————————————————————————————————4/9—— Win Santa's bag of goodies 387 Ace 380 SEE WHAT YOUR FAVOURITE CELEBS GOT UP TO LAST NIGHT - p617 Void Zutons inema Total Ents
P351 Teletext 351 Dec11 23:16:34     —————————————————————————  JAMES BROWN HAS CANCER   Soul legend James Brown has been diagnosed with prostate cancer - but has vowed to beat it. The 71-year-old defiantly said: "I have overcome a lot of things in my life. I will overcome this." The Godfather of Soul, Brown had hits with Papa's Got A Brand New Bag, Get Up and I Feel Good and this year played a UK tour, including the Pyramid Stage at Glastonbury. He still plans to tour Asia and Australia next year. ——————————————————————————————————5/9—— Gigs 358-64 Showbiz 300 DEALS DIRECT FROM AIRTOURS p255 Void Zutons Cinema Total Ents
P351 Teletext 351 Dec11 23:16:51     —————————————————————————  FLAMING WHITE STRIPES   The Flaming Lips have recorded a cover version of The White Stripes' Seven Nation Army. The track is released as a limited edition 7" single in the new year and will feature on a compilation put together by frontman Wayne Coyne called Late Night Tales. The Flaming Lips replaced The White Stripes at T in the Park 2003 and recorded a track called Thankyou Jack White For The Fibre Optic Jesus. ——————————————————————————————————6/9—— Theatre news 330 Get your daily Marjorie Orr horoscope sent to your mobile See p108 Void Zutons Cinema Total Ents
P351 Teletext 351 Dec11 23:17:07     —————————————————————————  EXTRA KILLERS DATE   The Killers have announced a special one-off London show in February. They'll play Brixton Academy on Feb 19, with tickets on sale now, with full details available from the 24- hour ticket hotline 0870 1663663. Aqualung have announced a one-off show at London's Queen Elizabeth Hall on December 17. Tickets are £15 (plus booking fee) available from the South Bank Box Office on 0870 3800 400 or online at gigsandtours.com. ——————————————————————————————————7/9—— The Void 352 Movie Reviews 313 Get your daily Marjorie Orr horoscope sent to your mobile See p108 Void Zutons Cinema Total Ents
P351 Teletext 351 Dec11 23:12:25     —————————————————————————  BLEEDING GIGS   Young metallers Bleeding Through have confirmed a February tour of the UK. They play: London Underworld 10 February), Swindon Furnace (11), Leeds Cockpit, Aberdeen Moshulu (13), Glasgow King Tuts (14), Manchester Jillys Rockworld (15), Norwich The Ferry Boat Inn (16), Newport TJ's (17). They are hotly tipped as the next big thing in metal and are currently supporting Cradle of Filth. The boys will also play the US Ozzfest. ——————————————————————————————————8/9—— Go Digital! 105 PAY OFF ALL YOUR DEBTS NOW! SEE p677 Void Zutons Cinema Total Ents
P351 Teletext 351 Dec11 23:12:41     —————————————————————————  BIFFY CLYRO   Biffy Clyro are playing a Christmas gig in Edinburgh - venue to be revealed - and you can choose the setlist. The special gig takes place on December 19 and the band are asking fans to nominate five songs they would like to hear. Tickets will only be available through the band (via the website) and through giveaways on Beat 106 radio. For more details on tickets and how to vote check out www.biffyclyro.com. ——————————————————————————————————9/9—— Ooh, an index 350 Bamboozle 140 TOTALLY ENTERTAINING p300 Void Zutons Cinema Total Ents