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May 13, 2001

New Details on Dublin's September AIDS Benefit
3:10 PM EST
Quotes from the project's organizers as well as from a U2 spokeswoman about the event that is planned to meet or surpass the size and awareness of 1985's Live Aid.

May 10, 2001

"Beneath the Skin" Re-Release Planned!
10:10 PM EST
A follow-up to yesterday's news story, with an explanation of the cancellation of the Spanish VHS, but that's not the most exciting thing that lurks within...

May 9, 2001

Album #5 Section Updated
10:10 PM EST
Feed the information addiction. All the info about the fifth album, all in a neat little package called Zombieguide's Album #5 Preview.

Spanish "Beneath the Skin" VHS Delayed Indefinitely
4:30 PM EST
The news puts a whole new spin on the name dolores. Looks like those who live in Spain without a DVD player may have one of two choices: importing or buying a DVD player.

May 7, 2001

"Whisper to a Scream" Impressions, High-Res Scans
4:30 PM EST
At long last, we obtain a copy of "From a Whisper to a Scream", the newly-released VHS/DVD documentary that covers Irish rock from its inception in the 1950's to the present day.

May 3, 2001

Tentative 2002 Touring Plans
5:20 PM EST
Additional new touring information seeps out from the Irish "Late Late Show" interview!

"Beneath the Skin" Sells Out in Greece
5:10 PM EST
The just-released VHS and DVD concert video leaves behind bare shelves on the Aegean Sea.

May 2, 2001

Official Album News, New Song Confirmed, Exclusive Details
4:10 PM EST
The "Bury the Hatchet" B-side that became an Album #5 track. Perplexed? Full info inside, although with an exclusive look at Dolores's insight to the newly-announced song.

Dolores's "Late Late Show" Interview Summary
3:30 PM EST
Dolores talks about her old house in Dingle as opposed to her new one and all about being a "rock star" mother.

April 28, 2001

Irish Times Places Cranberries in Richest "30 or Under"
10:20 PM EST
Strange that we have two "wealth" stories within two weeks, but here's the second, from Monday's issue of the Irish Times newspaper.

MTV Latin America Names Crans in "Top 5 of 1996"
3:35 PM EST
A countdown show on MTV Latin America includes the Cranberries in a list of the top female artists...

The Making of "It's Only Rock 'n' Roll" Video Site
3:30 PM EST
Who would have thought that of all places, we would be getting news from Kodak? Yes, Kodak as in the camera company. Anyway, it's kind of old, but it's very technical in-depth look at the recording of the benefit video "It's Only Rock 'n' Roll, But I Like It". Click on the headline to go straight to the site.

April 26, 2001

Dolores to Appear on RTÉ1's "Late Late Show"
8:30 PM EST
Dolores has been invited to do an interview for the Irish television network tomorrow, and in related news, the pilot episode for "Ireland's Greatest Hits" airs.

April 21, 2001

Dolores Films "Ireland's Greatest Hits" Segment
5:05 PM EST
Dolores will appear in another Irish music documentary done by RTE, plus more info on the progress of the fifth album!

April 20, 2001

Crans Invited to Perform at Dublin AIDS Benefit
4:35 PM EST
Prominent Irish newspapers are reporting that the Cranberries are one of the many artists expected to perform at a benefit Dublin gig in September. Could this be the first announced gig for to promote the new album?

Björk's New Album Leaked to Napster
4:30 PM EST
I know it's off-topic, but Bjork's (aka musical goddess) new album "Verspertine" has been leaked to Napster. The album was originally scheduled for next month, but got delayed until August. If you're interested, the files are cryptically titled "bjork-v-2001".

April 19, 2001

Reminder: Ovation Interview Airs Saturday
3:30 PM EST
I'm still looking for someone that knows for sure that they can record and trade this. If you're interested, please email me ASAP!

April 18, 2001

Cranberries Say New Album is "Like Moving On"
6:10 PM EST
Dolores gives insight about the new recording to MTV Italy in a recent interview with the TV station. Details and more all inside!

"Q" Reports Cranberries' £60 Million Fortune
6:05 PM EST
While the magazine throws out figures, band members give their own reactions to the news.

April 17, 2001

The 2001 Cranberry Award Nominations
8:05 PM EST
The official nominations sheet is out and the voting booths are open to the public... head on over to the Cranberry Awards page and show your support for ZG!

April 14, 2001

More on the LAM Article
9:20 PM EST
The Herald redefines what the actual definition of "news" is. Ah well. It's not much, but you can read inside anyway.

April 13, 2001

Cranberries Featured in UK's "LAM" Magazine
7:15 PM EST
The Crans are part of a cover feature of the March issue of "Living Abroad Magazine". Inside for more...

Rehersals Begin for Second Recording Session
5:05 PM EST
More preparations are underway for next week's recording for the 5th album. Official news from the official page inside.

April 12, 2001

Timbaland Expresses Interest in Working with Cranberries
10:50 PM EST
Now that the Cranberries have already mentioned interest in a remix CD, could this be a hint at a future joint project? Hard to say for now, but it's an interesting read anyway.

April 4, 2001

Album #5 Section Updated
7:25 PM EST
Zombieguide.com's fifth album coverage has been updated, condensing all of the related news of the past several weeks. All the info available is right here at your fingertips!

April 3, 2001

Album Recording to Restart in 2 Weeks
7:25 PM EST
And Noel's second daughter is born! Brand new info on the recording progress of the new album, straight from the official page.

March 30, 2001

"Whisper" Features 1st "Dreams" Video
10:15 PM EST
The ever-elusive video finally raises its head in the just-released DVD music documentary. Details inside.

New Band Photos
9:45 PM EST
The official page posts the first pictures of the band that we've seen in almost five months. Dolores, Fergal, and Mike all included -- is Noel camera shy?

March 20, 2001

Cranberries Appear on Ovation Interview
6:00 PM EST
The band discusses the 1996 tour as well as their "Loud and Clear" European tour in a recent interview, to be re-broadcasted next month.

"The Complete Sessions" Released in the US
5:30 PM EST
It took almost a year, but the limited edition fanboy pack is now in retail stores across the nation. Too bad there isn't anything special for us patient Americans...

March 18, 2001

Cranberries Donate Poster to Charity
1:15 PM EST
The band has contributed a piece of memorabilia to support the Irish Cancer Society dedicated to fighting cancer and aiding its victims.

"From a Whisper" Cover Art, Info
12:45 PM EST
Cover art and more info on the documentary of Irish rock, due in stores on Tuesday.

August Tour for Media Promotion
12:25 PM EST
We have been notified that the tour scheduled for August will not be a full-scale live tour, but rather one to promote the new album through via interviews, etc.

Cranberries.com Relaunches
12:20 PM EST
The official US site relaunches primarily as a big ad for this week's "Complete Sessions" release.

March 8, 2001

New Official Site Brings Hoardes of News
5:00 PM EST
Dolores and her new baby, Fergal's second baby, the band to return to the studio in April, the new album gets moved UP a month, a new song title, an on-site report of the new album recording, and a partridge in a pear tree!!

New World Tour to Kick Off in August!!
3:00 PM EST
The band will be touring several regions of the world, all before the end of the year!

March 3, 2001

Release Dates Section Updated
12:50 PM EST
"Bury the Hatchet: The Complete Sessions" US date added to the list.

"BTH: The Complete Sessions" US Release Date
12:40 PM EST
The limited 2-CD set is still on track for a release this month in the United States. Check inside for the info.

Odd Merchandise: The Promises Teddy Bear
12:35 PM EST
Who doesn't love reading news about weird crack-rabbit merchandise? Well, this is about the strangest thing I've seen from "Bury the Hatchet".

February 26, 2001

"Fields of Hope" Cover Art
5:10 PM EST
The new benefit compilation, created to combat famine in Africa, is now available in the UK on Dara Records. Check out the first shots of the compilation's cover.

February 22, 2001

New Trade Section Completed
5:25 PM EST
The trade section which was under construction is now almost entirely complete. The bulk of what was in the hard-to-read text lists is now in convenient tables. There'll be some more polishing within the next few days, but take a look at what's up.

Release Dates Section Updated
2:40 PM EST
"From a Whisper to a Scream" VHS/DVD delayed until next month, "Empire Records" DVD added, more changed.

"Empire Records" To Release on DVD
2:30 PM EST
The 1995 movie which featured several Cranberries tracks will be released on DVD in April.

February 20, 2001

New Official Site To Launch Saturday
5:40 PM EST
Not quite as delayed as some may have expected, but we now have a date. In addition, we also have a sneek peek of what it'll look like! **UPDATE 2/26: The site has once again been delayed. Big surprise.

February 18, 2001

The Herald Once Again Banner-Free!!
7:25 PM EST
In the midst of changing banner formats from pop-ups to banners, I managed to rid the page of banner ads. The older sections, such as the Ultimate Biography will have the banners, but the Herald does not! How, I don't quite know, but enjoy it! In addition, you'll also see that The Herald now has a new shorter address: http://cranguy.tripod.com/.

"Fields of Hope" Review
6:15 PM EST
A new review has been published for the Gorga benefit CD. Check it out!

New Official Site Delayed
6:00 PM EST
Yet another delay plagues the band... need I say more? However, on a positive note, the official site has started a mailing list to send info straight to fans' email boxes.

February 16, 2001

Trade Section Under Construction
8:05 PM EST
The entire trade section is being changed from ugly text lists to fancy tables. The video section is now near-complete and operational. The audio section will also be redone soon. There's new stuff added all the time, so be sure to check it out!

February 9, 2001

New Charity Compilation CD Released
10:40 PM EST
A new album chock-full of popular Irish artists is released, benefiting The Street Children’s Repatriation Project in Zimbabwe, a program to fight hunger in central Africa.

February 3, 2001

The Cranberries Love Zombieguide!!
3:30 PM EST
We at Zombieguide get a curious email in our box, so we open it to find some humbling news!

February 1, 2001

Live Versions of "Disappointment", "Bosnia" Surface
10:45 PM EST
Long sought-after live tracks have finally appeared in an ameteur video from 1994. Exclusive sound clips and information inside!!

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