GLENN DANZIG 'Had A Blast' Filming 'Portlandia' Guest Appearance

Glenn Danzig was in Portland, Oregon this past Tuesday, August 25 filming an episode of IFC's "Portlandia" with the show's creators, writers and stars Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein. Commented Glenn: "Fred and Carrie are fantastic. I had a blast! Thanks to them and their whole team. [They are] another reason, along with Voodoo Doughnut ...

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NWOBHM Cult Act SAVAGE To Return With New Double Album

NWOBHM cult act SAVAGE will release its brand new studio album "7", on October 9 via Minus 2 Zebra Records (distributed by Plastic Head). The double-disc release will include a complete live album titled "Live 'N Lethal" on second disc. Even though SAVAGE has often been linked to the NWOBHM movement, their roots are more ...

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NWOBHM Legends JAGUAR Recruit THE STORYTELLER Singer

NWOBHM legends JAGUAR have announced the addition of Swedish vocalist L-G Persson to the group's ranks. In September 2014, JAGUAR parted company with their previous vocalist Jamie Manton following their appearance at Sweden Rock Festival in June the same year. Since then, the band has been searching for the perfect vocalist both in the U.K. ...

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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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