DESTINY: Promotional DVD Available

Long-running Swedish metal band DESTINY have completed work on a promotional DVD featuring the video for "In The Shadow Of The Rainbow" and a video trailer consisting of a medley of "Holy Man", "Sabotage" and "Future Of The Past", including animations and live DV-film from the group's recent record-release party at Sticky Fingers in Gothenburg, ...

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EDGUY Singer: No Plans To Record Another AVANTASIA CD

Despite the critical and commercial success of the first two AVANTASIA albums, EDGUY frontman Tobias Sammet has revealed that he has no intentions of recording another CD with his all-star metal side-project. Asked in a fan posting on EDGUY's official web site why he doesn't make more AVANTASIA albums, Sammet replied, "There is so much ...

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SLIPKNOT To Release 'Duality' Seven-Inch Vinyl Single

On Tuesday (May 25), the day their "Vol. 3: (The Subliminal Verses)" drops, SLIPKNOT will release a 7-inch red vinyl pressing of the single "Duality", backed with "Don't Get Close", their contribution to the soundtrack for the video game "MTX Motocross", according to MTV.com Only 13,000 copies will be available, many stocked at Hot Topic ...

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CRYPTOPSY: New Album Will Turn Some Heads

Canadian death metallers CRYPTOPSY have posted the following update on their official web site: "Hello friends, hope all of you are well. CRYPTOPSY would like to thank you for your patience and your fidelity. There have been lots of factors thrown our way making it very hard to give you concrete news and updates regarding ...

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HIMSA To Film Video For 'A Girl In Glass'

Seattle's HIMSA will shoot a video for "A Girl In Glass" on Tuesday, June 25 with director Kevin Leonard (NEVERMORE) in Los Angeles. The track is taken from the band's critically acclaimed Prosthetic debut, "Courting Tragedy and Disaster". The band will embark on a round of dates with labelmates BYZANTINE in July leading up to ...

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RAM To Headline HEADBANGERS OPEN AIR Festival Warm-Up Party

RAM, the Swedish "traditional" heavy metal band featuring Leif Larsson (bass, ex-FROZEN EYES) and Morgan Pettersson (drums, ex-B-THONG), have been confirmed to headline the Headbangers Open Air festival warm-up party on July 8 in Itzehoe, Germany. Other acts set to perform include the traditional heavy metal act METAL INQUISITOR and old-school thrashers WITCHBURNER. More information ...

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SKYCLAD: New Album Delayed

SKYCLAD have posted the following update on their official web site: "We are sorry to announce that the release of the band's latest album, 'A Semblance of Normality', has been put back until September. This is due to restructuring taking place at Dreamcatcher [Records], who are to promote and distribute the album along with Demolition ...

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IRONHORSE Sign New Record Deal

IRONHORSE, the band featuring '80s vocal legend Ron Keel, have signed with Compendia Music Group/VTone Records. The group's new CD, entitled "Bring It On", is slated for release on September 7. "Bring It On" will be an "enhanced" CD, with 12 audio tracks plus music videos and video footage that can be viewed on a ...

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