NUCLEAR ASSAULT: Audio Samples Of New EP 'Pounder'

When thrash metal legends NUCLEAR ASSAULT announced last year that they would be reforming to celebrate their 30th anniversary in 2015 and undertake what was to be their "Final Assault" world tour, it didn't take long after their initial rehearsals for new music to emerge. The band entered Black Dog studio in Rochester, New York ...

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DEW-SCENTED To Release 'Intermination' In June

German thrashers DEW-SCENTED will release their tenth studio album, "Intermination", on June 30 in North America. The CD was mixed by Dan Swanö (Unisound Studio) and features cover artwork by Gustavo Sazes (Abstrata.net). The band stated: "Our tenth (!) studio album sounds more focused and determined than ever before. We couldn't be more pleased with ...

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How CINDERELLA Ended Up In Chili Dogs Commercial

In a brand new interview with Vanyaland, CINDERELLA frontman Tom Keifer spoke about the band's appearance in an early '80s commercial for a for Pat's Chili Dogs in the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania area, where the group was based at the time. Asked if he was surprised about the interest in recent years the commercial ...

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BATTLE BEAST: Fan-Filmed Video Footage Of Örebro Concert

Fan-filmed video footage of BATTLE BEAST's April 16 performance at Kulturhuset in Örebro, Sweden can be seen below. BATTLE BEAST in February parted ways with lead guitarist and main songwriter Anton Kabanen due to "insurmountable disagreements" with the other members of the band. A substitute guitarist has been enlisted for BATTLE BEAST's current shows, and ...

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VAN HALEN To Perform At BILLBOARD MUSIC AWARDS

Billboard and Dick Clark Productions have announced that one of the greatest rock and roll bands of all time, VAN HALEN, will perform on the 2015 Billboard Music Awards, marking the band's first-ever performance on an awards show with Eddie, Alex, Wolfgang Van Halen and David Lee Roth. VAN HALEN joins previously announced musical performers ...

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NIGHTWISH: Fan-Filmed Video Footage Of Entire Cleveland Concert

Fan-filmed video footage of NIGHTWISH's entire April 17 concert in Cleveland, Ohio can be seen below. NIGHTWISH is currently on the road in North America with special guests SABATON, a Swedish heavy metal band that gives us a history lesson in their songs on war and historical battles, and Dutch female-fronted metallers DELAIN. NIGHTWISH's new ...

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