Starting now, you can make a Bob Dylan mix CD in the comfort of your very own home for just $15, plus shipping and handling.
Sony Records has launched Custommixcd.com a service that allows fans to put together specific songs from thirty-five different Dylan albums, along with rare and live tracks. The cost includes any twelve tracks or 78 minutes of music. Among the rarities include a live version of
Howie Epstein, former bass player for Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers died late Sunday night. His death is yet undetermined, but a female friend mentioned to police that he had been taking heroin. Epstein served as the bass player in the band from 1982 till 2001, when the band had parted company with him
Robert Trujillo has been named the new bass player of Metallica, replacing Jason Newstead who left the band to pursue other projects. The hazing that Newstead received when he replaced Cliff Burton in 1986 was ongoing and is well documented; one could only hope James, Kirk and Lars take it easy on their new four string monster. Trujillo has played previously with Ozzy Osbourne, Suicidal Tendencies and Jerry Cantrell. Metallica and Trujillo will be hitting the road as headliners of the Summer Sanitarium stadium tour with Limp Bizkit, Linkin Park, Deftones and Mudvayne. The band’s new album, “St. Anger” is due on June 10.