BLOOD RED THRONE Added To GENERATION ARMAGEDDON FESTIVALS Tour

Norway's BLOOD RED THRONE have replaced Sweden's SOULREAPER on the bill of the upcoming 12-date European festival tour, dubbed "Generation Armageddon Festivals". Other bands set to appear are ANCIENT RITES, THYRFING, SEPTIC FLESH, PRIMORDIAL, and SKYFIRE. Confirmed dates are as follows: Apr. 30 – London, UK - The Underworld May 01 – Leeuwarden, NETH - ...

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THYRANE Name New Album

Finland's THYRANE have set "Hypnotic" as the title for their upcoming third full-length CD, due on May 5 through Spikefarm Records. The album was mixed in November/December at SundiCoop Studios and mastered at Finnvox Studios. A summer continental European release through Century Media Records is expected. The complete track listing for "Hypnotic" is as follows: ...

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MENIKETTI: 'Live In Japan' Track Listing Unveiled

MENIKETTI, the band led by Y&T frontman Dave Meniketti, will release their live album, "Live In Japan", on March 26. The CD, which was recorded on Jan. 31 on the group's Japanese tour, will include the following track listing: 01. No Lies 02. Angel On My Shoulder 03. Storm 04. Take It Like A Man ...

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JOE LYNN TURNER Discusses Future Plans For HUGHES TURNER PROJECT

Veteran hard rock vocalist Joe Lynn Turner (RAINBOW, DEEP PURPLE, YNGWIE MALMSTEEN) talked to Electricbasement.com about his current plans, specifically the HUGHES TURNER PROJECT, also featuring Glenn Hughes (DEEP PURPLE, BLACK SABBATH, TRAPEZE). "Before we can even think of a tour, our next goal is to get back into the studio and do the second ...

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AC/DC Get The String Treatment

Los Angeles-based CMH Records are in the process of putting together a string tribute to AC/DC, titled "Back in Baroque", featuring the album "Back In Black" getting the full works in the style of a string orchestra. The CD is scheduled for release in late spring. Also available from the label are the string quartet ...

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