Ex-DREAM THEATER Keyboardist Scores Turkish Movie: Soundtrack On The Way

Inside Out Records will shortly be releasing the soundtrack to a Turkish horror-comedy movie, "Okul" ("The School"). The as-yet-untitled disc was composed and recorded by keyboardist Kevin Moore (ex-DREAM THEATER, CHROMA KEY). The film was produced by the famous Turkish producer Sinan Cetin and was directed by popular Turkish directors the Taylan Brothers. "Okul" was ...

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Former RUNNING WILD Bassist Recalls Funniest Moments On Tour

RUNNING WILD's official web site has posted a brand-new interview with the band's former bassist Thomas "Bodo" Smuszynski. Asked to name the funniest event on a tour that he ever witnessed, Thomas said, "There were quite some...a nice little slip in front of 15,000 people at the beginning of a show, for example. Once I ...

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DEEP PURPLE To Be Interviewed By CNN

DEEP PURPLE's Ian Gillan (vocals) and Roger Glover (bass) will be interviewed by CNN on March 2 for broadcast later that same day. No further details are available at this time. In other news, DEEP PURPLE were joined by Joe Satriani during their concert in San Francisco on Wednesday (Feb. 11) for a rendition of ...

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Review: 'Some Kind Of Monster' Captures METALLICA In Fabulous Crisis

James Christopher of the U.K.'s Times Online has reviewed the much-anticipated METALLICA documentary "Some Kind of Monster". "The needle match between [guitarist/vocalist James] Hetfield and [drummer Lars] Ulrich is the marvellously bitter heart," he writes. "The two take swings at each other like spoilt brats. 'You're just sitting here being a big dick,' snarls Ulrich ...

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STONEHENGE, LEVIATHAN Confirmed For CLASSIC METAL FEST 4

STONEHENGE and LEVIATHAN have been confirmed for the Classic Metal Fest 4, set to be held May 13-15 at JJ Kelley's in Bernice Lansing, Illinois. The following is a list of the artists currently scheduled to appear at the event: SOLITUDE AETURNUS HIRAX RAFF DECEASED WRATH ATTACKER WRETCH IMPALER DESTRUCTOR PREMONITION TYRANT'S REIGN IRON CROSS ...

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NECARE: Music Posted Online

An MP3 clip of the brand-new NECARE track "Ruin" been posted online at this location. "Ruin" comes off the Virginia-based doom/death metallers' debut CD of the same name, due out in the next couple of months through Finland's Firebox Records. According to an official press release, "Ruin" "touches on themes of spiritual apostasy ...

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EXODUS Enter German Charts At No. 67

Reunited San Francisco Bay Area thrashers EXODUS entered the German Media Control charts at position No. 67 with their new album, "Tempo of The Damned". EXODUS' first studio album since 1992's "Force of Habit", "Tempo of the Damned" is due in the U.S. on March 9 through Nuclear Blast Records. "Tempo Of The Damned" was ...

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SHAMRAIN: Full-Length MP3 Available For Download

SHAMRAIN (formerly TEARS), the Finnish quartet who feature in their ranks ENTWINE frontman Mika Tauriainen, have posted a full-length MP3 of their track "Fail" at this location. "Fail" comes off the group's debut album, "Empty World Excursion", which was released in November through Watch Me Fall Records. The follow-up to the group's "Pieces" ...

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