SHADOWS FALL Pass The 100,000 SoundScan Mark Again

SHADOWS FALL's latest effort, "The War Within", has just passed the 100,000 mark via U.S. Nielsen SoundScan sales in just under an impressive eight weeks. This accomplishment is a further testament to the band's undying work ethic and current genre status, as it took their previous album, "The Art of Balance", two years to reach ...

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MEGADETH Reissues Available As A Boxed Set

ABC ePrep is reporting that the recently reissued MEGADETH albums came out as a boxed set this past Tuesday (Nov. 16). The set is called "Hell Wasn't Built In A Day: The Complete Remasters" (view cover here), and it includes "Peace Sells...But Who's Buying?" (1986); "So Far, So Good ... So What" (1988); ...

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NEW ENGLAND METAL AND HARDCORE FESTIVAL Expands To Three Days

The organizers of the New England Metal and Hardcore Festival are making plans to expand next year's event to a three-day metal and hardcore extravaganza, BLABBERMOUTH.NET can exclusively reveal. Cementing its reputation as the best underground metal festival in North America, the 2005 edition of the New England Metal and Hardcore Festival looks to be ...

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SHADOWS FALL In Talks With Major Labels

According to Hits Daily Double, label reps from Hollywood, Epic, RCA, Capitol and others showed up for the SHADOWS FALL concert last week at the House of Blues on Sunset. The Syndicate-repped group has reportedly fulfilled its commitment to current label Century Media. The band's latest album, "The War Within", debuted in the Top 20 ...

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RESISTANCE To Open For AMORPHIS/INTO ETERNITY In L.A.

L.A.'s "pure american metal machine" RESISTANCE have been tapped as support for both Los Angeles-area dates of the AMORPHIS/INTO ETERNITY tour. Also appearing on the trek are BEYOND THE EMBRACE and SINGLE BULLET THEORY. RESISTANCE have recently released their debut CD, "Lies in Black", and are currently lining up live dates in support of it. ...

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ZAKK WYLDE Collectible Figure Due In March

KnuckleBonz, Inc. announced today their plans to create the Zakk Wylde sculpture for the Guitar Hero limited edition collectible figure series. The Guitar Hero series focuses on capturing the image of legendary musical icons of both past and present in detailed limited edition sculptures. The sculpture of Zakk, displayed with his signature black and white ...

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