POP EVIL Taps Producer ADAM KASPER For New Album

Michigan-based act POP EVIL will enter Studio Litho and London Bridge Studios with veteran producer Adam Kasper to begin work on an all-new LP, due out this summer. Kasper, who has helmed mega-hit records for bands like PEARL JAM, SOUNDGARDEN and FOO FIGHTERS, was the obvious choice to produce POP EVIL's new CD. "It was ...

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PERIPHERY: Entire 'Juggernaut: Omega' Album Available For Streaming

Washington D.C.-based progressive metal outfit PERIPHERY will release dual albums, "Juggernaut: Alpha" and "Juggernaut: Omega", in North America on January 27 via Sumerian (one day earlier internationally through Century Media Records). The entire "Juggernaut: Omega" album can now be streamed below. "Given the nature and complexity of the 'Juggernaut' story, we've actually done something different ...

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HINDER Announces Another New Singer

Oklahoma City rockers HINDER have recruited Marshal Dutton as their new lead singer following the departure of Nolan Neal. Commented the band in a statement: "We are proud to introduce our newest member of HINDER, vocalist Marshal Dutton. "As our loyal and beloved fans know, we have been searching to find the perfect fit for ...

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ENSLAVED: First Trailer For 'In Times' Album

"In Times", the thirteenth studio album by Norwegian progressive extreme metallers ENSLAVED, will be released on March 6, 2015 via Nuclear Blast. The CD's hand-painted artwork was created by longtime collaborating artist and "sixth ENSLAVED member" Truls Espedal. The band has just released the first album trailer detailing the development of artwork. Watch the clip ...

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RUSH: North American 'R40 Live' Tour Dates Announced

Celebrating 40 years, RUSH and Live Nation confirmed that the "R40 Live" tour will visit 34 cities throughout North America this summer beginning May 8 in Tulsa, Oklahoma and finishing August 1 in Los Angeles, California. These not-to-be-missed concerts will highlight four decades of the band's music. Tickets for the "R40 Live" tour will go ...

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SCOTT WEILAND Says He Won't Tour With ART OF ANARCHY

Ex-STONE TEMPLE PILOTS singer Scott Weiland says that he "had fun" working on the debut album from a side project called ART OF ANARCHY but he will not tour with the supergroup, preferring instead to focus on promoting the upcoming CD from his band THE WILDABOUTS. Weiland said: "I just saw some press about a ...

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MARILYN MANSON Says COURTNEY LOVE Was Mad He Never Slept With Her

According to The Pulse Of Radio, Marilyn Manson has discussed his long and turbulent friendship with Courtney Love in a new interview with Esquire, saying that the two rockers "never really had a falling out" as often reported. He explained, "We've always been weird with each other, because she's slept with pretty much every one ...

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U.D.O.: New Song 'Pain' Available For Streaming

"Pain", a brand new song from U.D.O., the German metal band led by former ACCEPT frontman Udo Dirkschneider, can be streamed in the YouTube clip below. The track is taken from U.D.O.'s new studio album, "Decadent", which will be released in Europe on January 26 via AFM. With recordings having taken place in Udo's current ...

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