Former CARCASS Guitarist's MONSTRANCE Taps Ex-DIMMU BORGIR/CRADLE OF FILTH Drummer

MONSTRANCE, the new band featuring former CARCASS guitarist Carlo Regadas and vocalist Tony Glover (ex-DEVOID), has parted ways with drummer Ian Treacy (ex-BENEDICTION, MEATHOOK SEED, ABSOLUTE POWER) and has replaced him with Nicholas Barker (BENEDICTION, CRADLE OF FILTH, DIMMU BORGIR, TESTAMENT). Says Carlo: "I am absolutely chuffed to have the opportunity to work with Nick. ...

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TESTAMENT's ALEX SKOLNICK Talks To U.K.'s TOTAL GUITAR About His Signature ESP Guitar (Video)

TESTAMENT and METAL ALLEGIANCE guitarist Alex Skolnick recently talked U.K.'s Total Guitar magazine through his ESP signature-model guitar, the AS-1. Check out the clip below. Skolnick's acoustic-focused project PLANETARY COALITION released a 14-track debut album last November. An ethnically flavored collective of diverse musicians from all over the world, PLANETARY COALITION is driven by Skolnick, ...

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FEAR FACTORY: Webisode From Serbia's EXIT FESTIVAL

Los Angeles cyber metallers FEAR FACTORY have uploaded the latest in a series of webisodes containing behind-the-scenes footage from the band's recent European tour. The 21-minute clip, which focuses on the group's July 12 appearance at the Exit Festival in Novi Sad, Serbia, can be seen below. FEAR FACTORY's new album, "Genexus", was released on ...

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