BLOWSIGHT To Support LIFE OF AGONY In Stockholm

BLOWSIGHT, the Swedish band featuring former DRAIN STH guitarist Flavia Canel on bass, will be supporting LIFE OF AGONY on July 1 at Klubben in Stockholm, Sweden. As previously reported, BLOWSIGHT's video for the track "Breather" can be viewed in the "Media" section of their official web site. The band's lineup is completed ...

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Report: METALLICA Drummer 'Waiting On Test Results'

NME.com is reporting that METALLICA's Lars Ulrich is in a German hospital waiting for the results of tests after falling ill in Europe. As previously reported, the group had to play last night's (June 6) Download headline slot with SLIPKNOT and SLAYER drummers Joey Jordison and Dave Lombardo. According to NME.com, the drummer had "a ...

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VOIVOD To Revisit 'Nothingface' Era On Upcoming Album

According to a Chophouse Records newsletter, there are approximately 25 songs in progress for the next VOIVOD album. Guitarist Piggy "is churning up evil with some very metal riffage and leading the way as we are charting our course of execution for the months ahead. "As of now, [VOIVOD] plan to return to the same ...

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VELVET REVOLVER: VH1 Documentary To Air On June 16

"(Inside)Out: The Rise of Velvet Revolver", a behind-the-scenes look at how VELVET REVOLVER got constructed, from the songwriting process to the singer search and studio sessions, will premiere on VH1 on Wednesday, June 16 at 10:00 p.m. EST / 9:00 p.m. CST. "Over a year in the making, '(Inside)Out' follows the ups and downs of ...

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DEATH Tribute Update: SHADOWS FALL Members Confirmed

Guitarist James Murphy (ex-DEATH, OBITUARY, TESTAMENT) has issued the following update regarding the status of the upcoming tribute CD, "Within The Mind - In Homage To The Musical Legacy Of Chuck Schuldiner": "Hi everyone, "It's been a good while since my last update and I apologize... Been quite busy with the 'Within The Mind' project, ...

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SLIPKNOT/SLAYER: U.K. Tour Dates Announced

The tentative dates have been announced for the upcoming SLIPKNOT/SLAYER U.K. tour, which is scheduled to take place in October. Dubbed "The Unholy Alliance", the trek will hit the following cities: Oct. 03 – Glasgow, UK @ SECC Oct. 05 – Birmingham, UK @ NIA Oct. 06 – Manchester, UK @ MEN Arena Oct. 08 ...

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ARCH ENEMY: DOWNLOAD FESTIVAL Photos Posted Online

ARCH ENEMY's official web site is currently hosting pictures from the band's appearance at the Download festival at Donington Park, England over the weekend. Check them out here. Commented ARCH ENEMY guitarist Michael Amott: "We played this festival last year (on a much earlier slot!) and we had a killer time and great ...

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