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Happy holidays     December 24, 2005

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to all Scaremites worldwide! As a Christmas present for all members of THE HAREM we have The Big Sexy bootleg available as mp3 download with printable CD artwork. Go to THE HAREM forums and download it! If you are not a member yet, click the link above for infos on how to join the fan club. In case of any ...

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Announcing THE HAREM The Official Harem Scarem Fan Club!     December 08, 2005

Longtime fans of Harem Scarem might remember that the band had a fan club back in the early-mid1990's called The Harem. It was the typical fan club of the era - You'd send in your money and get a band bio, an autographed photo and a few newsletters. After a couple of years, it more or less faded away. But if you ever found yourself saying ...

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FireFest photoreport     December 03, 2005

Photoreport from the FireFest gig in Nottingham is up! Check it out... Again... Your gig reviews or comments are more than welcomed! Just register to our forum and talk with other scaremites about anything you want. The whole set has been recorded, exclusive download of Live At FireFest (Official bootleg) will be available via this website for ...

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After FireFest     November 28, 2005

Well... what a great show! Thanks to all who attended the FireFest festival and feel free to post your review on our forum. You can also expect an extensive photoreport at the end of this week....

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The road to Firefest     November 19, 2005

Reports from the Oshawa gig are already coming in. A full concert review is to be up shortly. For the time being, here are some short treats for all Scaremites who could not attend this fabulous event: A Scarem reunion immortalized (75MB, AVI file) The road to Firefest... (55MB, AVI file) A show photogallery (photos by Alex Garant) Please, ...

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Live! Live! Live! & PC Award 2005     November 16, 2005

Don't miss Harem Scarem Live: November 18th (with Live Sex Show feat. Darren Smith and Mike Gionet), The Big Sexy, 39 King Street East, Oshawa, ON. (visit thebigsexy.ca for more) November 26th, FireFest 2, Rock City, Nottingham, UK (visit fire-fest.co.uk for more). Final results for People's Choice Award 2005 (click the link for Top 200) are ...

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Scarem show in Canada     November 14, 2005

Harem Scarem will play at the club called The Big Sexy at 39 King Street East, Oshawa, ON on November 18th....

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Harry's ARfm interview     October 19, 2005

Harry joined Steve Price on ARfm for an interesting interview last sunday. If you missed it, you can hear the whole interview here! Jere of Shipwreck Island Studios recorded it for us and ARfm gave us a permission to make it public as mp3 [32 kbps, 3.3 MB, 13m29s]. Enjoy!...

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Free acoustic track from Fair Ground     September 18, 2005

Fair Ground recorded a couple of acoustic tracks to make them available for free through their site. Go to band's homepage and download the first one: Life Goes On. Enjoy!...

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An interview with Pete Lesperance     September 03, 2005

Brand new interview with Pete from the latest issue of Fireworks is now available on-line. Check it out!...

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People's Choice Award 2005     August 30, 2005

Here it is again! People's Choice Award for 2005. Last year we ended up on 123rd place and now it's time to vote for haremscarem.net again. Click the image, type your name and e-mail address into form (if you don't want to receive informations from DMAs partners, don't check that box) and click vote now. Thanks in advance for your ...

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Harem Scarem on Firefest 2     July 15, 2005

Harem Scarem will play Firefest 2 on November 26 at Nottingham Rock City, Nottingham, UK. Full ticketing details will be available next week, but for the moment if you have any questions or enquiries then please e-mail firefest@hotmail.com....

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New official chatroom     July 05, 2005

Finally! We got fast, reliable and user friendly chatroom! Thanks to the guys at www.umbranet.org (The Umbranet Foundation is a non-profit organisation that maintains an IRC network for bands) we have our own channel at irc.umbranet.org. For more go to the ChatZone area. Enjoy! ...

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Fair Ground need a drummer     June 22, 2005

After a totally amicable split with the extremely talented, but very busy, Mr. Darren Shearer, Fair Ground finds itself in need of a kick ass drummer. So... if you are a talented drummer, or know one, in the Toronto area that may be interested in the gig, get in touch. Fair Ground will be doing auditions in July....

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Harry's on fire!     June 13, 2005

A bunch of new and cool interviews... Harry talks about Harem Scarem a while before Overload was released at the Liberty n' Justice website. The next is Rock & Metal Heaven, where Harry was asked to answer 25 questions he replied with obvious hints of sarcasm, and last but not least we announce a great interview at Shipwreck Island Studios. ...

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The Early Years from Bullseye? June!     May 26, 2005

Good news for Canadian fans! Expected in June will be the much anticipated collection of recordings by Harem Scarem called The Early Years which features 16 recordings the band made before signing their deal with WEA Music in the early '90s. Will be released through Bullseye Records of Canada....

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Overload receives a 5/5     May 25, 2005

"Time After Time... Release After Release... Harem Scarem keeps on amazing me... Overload is by far the best work of their careers... Solid... Powerful... Exciting..." Read full review on the Shipwreck Island Studios website....

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You Shook Me All Night Long     May 20, 2005

Exclusive! One minute sound clip of You Shook Me All Night Long from Japanese edition of Overload is up! Enjoy!...

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Overload is out now!     May 17, 2005

Overload was released! If you wanna know where to get it, check this forum topic out. There you can find a list of reliable and fast on-line CD stores. In case of any additional questions feel free to ask our forum moderators for help....

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99% for Overload!     April 30, 2005

Overload has been reviewed on melodicrock.com: "Harry and Pete just don't write bad songs – it's not possible. Each track here contains a verse, bridge and chorus, with extra melodies revealing themselves as time goes on." Album has received excellent rating 99%. Check the whole review out!...

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All You're Getting     April 15, 2005

Another sound clip from Overload is released. All You're Getting is up and ready for the download. Enjoy!...

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US Web Awards     April 12, 2005

Our website has been reviewed and received a VERY GOOD rating on the United States Web Awards website....

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Single of the week     April 11, 2005

"All You're Getting", the track from highly awaited album Overload is this week's Single of the week on the Popbang radio! ...

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Another clip is up!     April 05, 2005

Another sound clip from the upcoming album "Overload" is up for you. It's Can't Live With You... Enjoy! More soon......

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"Overload" clips     March 16, 2005

The first three snippets from the Overload album are now officially online: Dagger, Afterglow and Rise & Fall....

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The Making of Overload     March 16, 2005

Well... A bit untraditional "The Making Of..." movie is available for downloading right now! Click the image link by your right hand [QuickTime, 28MB, right click/save target as...] and embark on a journey through hidden corners of the Scarem soul. Enjoy!...

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Tracklist for Overload     February 28, 2005

Track list in running order for Harem Scarem's 10th studio album entitled Overload is as follows: 1) Dagger · 2) Afterglow · 3) Rise & Fall · 4) Don't Come Easy · 5) Can't Live With You · 6) Forgive & Forget · 7) All You're Getting · 8) Leading Me On · 9) Understand You · 10) ...

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Fair Ground website is up!     February 08, 2005

The fairgroundtheband.com website is finally up! There's still a lot of work, some sections are still under construction, but you can listen to the Fair Ground music, take a look at some photos or discuss in the forum. Enjoy!...

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Fair Ground dates     February 03, 2005

Fair Ground (feat. Pete Lesperance and Mike Turner) will be doing it's first T.O. gig at midnight on Friday, March 4th at the Rivoli on Queen St. West as part of the SL Feldman showcase during CMW. More dates will be as follows: Thurs Feb 17 - The Still / Kitchener, Fri Feb 18 - Absinthe/Hamilton, Sat Feb 19 - Fleming College, Auks Lodge/Lindsay....

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Winner of this week     February 01, 2005

HaremScarem.net has been chosen as the winner of this week on Canadian Web Awards, rated as very good. Check it out!...

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Maybe it's gonna be "Overload"     January 28, 2005

Another hot update from Pete: "For the moment the new Scarem disc looks like it's going to be called Overload." For full Pete's post visit his online diary at petelesperance.com. ...

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New Scarem almost finished     January 07, 2005

Just a quick update from Pete: "We are in the final stages of recording the Scarem stuff, Harry is singing and I'm doing overdubs. It should be done mid February." Sounds good, eh? More updates in the near future!...

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Black Star is coming     January 07, 2005

Former Harem Scarem drummer Darren Smith will release his debut album in Japan on January 21st through Marquee Inc. / Avalon and in Europe through MTM Music on March 7th. For full tracklist and a cover artwork go to the Black Star page in the works area....

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