METALLICA To Perform At Brazil's ROCK IN RIO Festival

METALLICA has been confirmed to perform at the 30th-anniversary edition of the Rock In Rio festival in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil. Says the band: "One Rock In Rio in a year is just not enough! "We're very excited that we have been invited to be a part of the original Rock In Rio 30-year celebration ...

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MESHUGGAH Awarded Swedish Songwriting Prize

Every year SKAP awards scholarships and prizes to celebrate Swedish creativity across all musical genres. The awards ceremony takes place in tandem with SKAP's annual spring party which is organized with the composers in mind and creativity as the main focus. In 2014, Swedish progressive metallers MESHUGGAH were awarded an exclusive scholarship for their services ...

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APOCALYPTICA Performs At MUSIC FEEDS Studios In Australia (Video)

Music Feeds hosted a special Soundwave edition of "Music Feeds Live" featuring Finnish cello rockers APOCALYPTICA. Fresh from the Soundwave stage and just before their Sidewaves with MARILYN MANSON, the Finnish musicians — accompanied by their American lead singer Franky Perez — performed material from their incredible two-decade-spanning catalogue of albums, including their upcoming CD, ...

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TESTAMENT's ALEX SKOLNICK On YAMAHA's THR10 Amplifier (Video)

TESTAMENT's Alex Skolnick didn't develop his playing style overnight. It took many days, months, and years of practice to find his unique voice and the confidence needed to push musical boundaries. In the video below, shot at Spin Studios in Long Island City, New York, Alex shows the flexibility of his playing style and how ...

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KAMELOT: Third 'Haven' Studio Webisode

Symphonic metal masters KAMELOT will release the follow-up to their acclaimed 2012 album "Silverthorn" worldwide (excluding Asia) via Napalm Records as part of an exclusive licensing deal through the band's Kamelot Music LLC. Titled "Haven", the CD will be made available on May 5 in North America and May 8 in the rest of the ...

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