'Black Metal' Photographer To Hold Exhibition In Brooklyn

Photographer Peter Beste will be holding an exhibition at the Riviera gallery in Brooklyn. The opening is Thursday February 5, from 7 to 10 p.m. "There will be about 25 prints shown from my Norwegian Black Metal series as well as an audio portion," Beste says. The Riviera is located at 103 Metropolitan Ave. in ...

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GORGOROTH To Tour South America

Norwegian black metallers GORGOROTH are in the process of arranging a tour of South America. Confirmed dates so far are as follows: Mar. 05 – Belo Horizonte, BRA @ TBA Mar. 06 – São Paulo, BRA @ TBA Mar. 07 – Curitiba, BRA @ TBA Mar. 10 – Buenos Aires, ARG @ TBA Mar. 12 ...

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H.I.M. Name 'Best Of' Album

Finnish goth-metallers H.I.M. have set "And Love Said No - The Greatest Hits 1997-2004" as the title of their upcoming "best of" collection, tentatively due in March. The upcoming CD will include the new tracks "And Love Said No" and "Solitary Man", which the band shot videos for in Philadelphia and Los Angeles earlier this ...

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SEBASTIAN BACH Records 'Johnny Bravo' Theme Song

Former SKID ROW singer Sebastian Bach spent Friday (Jan. 23) in New York City at Sony Recording Studios singing the theme song for the cartoon TV show "Johnny Bravo", according to a posting on his web site. "Yes that's right!" Bach writes. "In an upcoming episode, also featuring the legendary Don Knotts, I sing the ...

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AC/DC Honored For 'Best Australian Single'

AC/DC have been chosen the winners of a contest to find the best Australian single, according to The Age. The long-running hard rockers were way out in front with their anthem "Highway to Hell" in a Virgin Radio poll in honor of Australia Day. INXS were in second place with "Need You Tonight" and MEN ...

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MY DYING BRIDE Complete New Video: Photos Available

MY DYING BRIDE have finished shooting the video for the song "The Prize Of Beauty". An eagerly awaited return to film for the band, the clip was shot over two days using the famous Rio's nightclub in Bradford as a studio. Using one of the band's massive backdrops, the main dancing space of the club ...

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HYPOCRISY: Signing Session Scheduled

HYPOCRISY frontman Peter Tägtgren and bassist Mikael Hedlund will hold an autograph session at the Nuclear Blast record store in Donzdorf, Germany, on Wednesday, January 28. The session starts at 6:00 p.m. As previously reported, HYPOCRISY recently finished filming a video for the track "Eraser", taken from the group's upcoming album, "The Arrival". "The Arrival" ...

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Former STRATOVARIUS Drummer Explains His Departure

Former STRATOVARIUS drummer Jörg Michael has issued a lengthy statement explaining the reasons for his split with the band and other recent STRATOVARIUS-related events. His statement reads as follows: "Sorry that it took me so long to find time to comment about the situation around STRATOVARIUS. Due to private reasons I wasn't able to do ...

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