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SOUNDGARDEN: 'King Animal' Deluxe Versions Unveiled

Reunited grunge legends SOUNDGARDEN will release their first collection of all-new material in 16 years, and first since the group reunited in 2010, "King Animal", on November 13 via Tom Whalley's new record label, a partnership between his Seven Four Entertainment and Republic Records. Deluxe versions of "King Animal" include a box set, a deluxe ...

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VAINGLORY: New Song Available For Streaming

"Prophesy", a brand new song from the American power metal band VAINGLORY, which features in its ranks vocalist Kate French (CHASTAIN) and lead guitar virtuoso Corbin King, can be streamed below. French says, "This track was written for a horror movie. The plot was a madman murderer traps seven girls representing the seven deadly sins ...

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FREEDOM CALL To Release 'Power & Glory' Single

Southern Germany-based melodic metallers FREEDOM CALL will release a digital single, "Power & Glory", containing their best-known "happy metal" tunes on November 2 via SPV/Steamhammer. The single release will coincide with the start of the band's European tour as the support act for LUCA TURILLI'S RHAPSODY. "We can't wait to bring our 'happy metal' to ...

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DECEASED: 'Supernatural Addiction' Reissued With Five Bonus Demo Tracks

DECEASED's classic album "Supernatural Addiction" has just been reissued via Hells Headbangers on CD, with an LP version coming January 23, 2013. Featuring five bonus demo tracks and extensive liner notes from founding frontman King Fowley, DECEASED's masterfully haunting "Supernatural Addiction" was originally released in 2000 on Relapse Records. The effort saw these ...

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GEOFF TATE Performs At Ripper Owens Tap House (Video)

Fan-filmed video footage of QUEENSRŸCHE vocalist Geoff Tate's October 28 solo performance at Ripper Owens Tap House in Akron, Ohio can be seen below. Tate, who was fired from QUEENSRŸCHE in June after fronting the group for three decades, will release his second solo album, "Kings & Thieves", on November 6 via InsideOut Music. Tate ...

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SHINING: First Part Of New Audio Interview With NIKLAS KVARFORTH

The first part of a new audio interview with SHINING founder and frontman Niklas Kvarforth can be streamed using the SoundCloud player below. SHINING will continue its highly successful collaboration with KING DIAMOND guitarist Andy La Rocque's Sonic Train Studios in Varberg, Sweden, Both the SHINING EP "Lots Of Girls Gonna Get Hurt" and the ...

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QUEEN Guitarist, KERRY ELLIS To Release 'Born Free' Single

Coinciding with the start of their forthcoming U.K. concert tour, QUEEN guitarist Brian May and acclaimed singing star Kerry Ellis will release a new single, their version of "Born Free", the Oscar-winning song written for the 1966 film. The single is being released to support the work of the Born Free Foundation, the global organization ...

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HELLENNIUM Parts Ways With Singer

Uddevalla, Sweden-based metallers HELLENNIUM have parted ways with singer Khaled El Tayara for personal reasons. Says the band: "We never thought we'd have to type these words... The friendship shared in HELLENNIUM has been a really rare sight and even people outside the band have noticed this. That and the fact that we've shared so ...

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GEOFF TATE Talks New Solo Album In Video Interview

Pittsburgh Music Magazine conducted an interview with QUEENSRŸCHE vocalist Geoff Tate on October 24 at the Rex Theater in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. You can now watch the chat below. Tate, who was fired from QUEENSRŸCHE in June after fronting the group for three decades, will release his second solo album, "Kings & Thieves", on November 6 ...

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BLOODBOUND: 'In The Name Of Metal' Video Released

"In The Name Of Metal", the new video from Swedish melodic metallers BLOODBOUND, can be seen below. The song is the title track of the band's fifth full-length album, "In The Name Of Metal", which will be released on November 7 via AFM Records, The effort was recorded with producer Jonas Kjellgren (SCAR SYMMETRY, SONIC ...

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FLOTSAM AND JETSAM: 'Ugly Noise' Cover Artwork Unveiled

The cover artwork for "Ugly Noise", the new album from Arizona metal veterans FLOTSAM AND JETSAM, can be seen below. The CD will be released on November 21. When asked about the progress of the songwriting sessions for the new album, FLOTSAM AND JETSAM guitarist Michael Gilbert told Metal Army America in July, "I worked ...

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BETWEEN THE BURIED AND ME Interviewed In Manchester (Video)

Frank of Planet Mosh TV conducted an interview with progressive rock/cutting-edge metal innovators BETWEEN THE BURIED AND ME on October 5 in Manchester, England. You can now watch the chat below. BETWEEN THE BURIED AND ME's new labum, "The Parallax II: Future Sequence", sold 17,000 copies in the United States in its first week of ...

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ARCH ENEMY Bassist To Perform With SNOWY SHAW In Sweden

Bassist Sharlee D'Angelo (ARCH ENEMY, SPIRITUAL BEGGARS, ILLWILL, MERCYFUL FATE) is one of the guest musicians who will perform with Swedish multi-instrumentalist Snowy Shaw at a special Halloweeen concert event on November 3 at Sparbankshallen in Varberg, Sweden. Also scheduled to appear are legendary MERCYFUL FATE/KING DIAMOND guitarist Michael Denner and former KING DIAMOND guitarist ...

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SLAYER Performs In India For First Time; Video Available

Thrash metal legends SLAYER made their Indian live debut last night (Saturday, October 20) at the Vladivar Rock 'N India event in Bangalore. Multi-camera video footage of the "War Ensemble" performance from the Bangalore concert can be seen below. Guitarist Kerry King, Chilean-born bassist/vocalist Tom Araya and drummer Dave Lombardo were once again joined by ...

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MIKE PORTNOY, BILLY SHEEHAN, TONY MACALPINE, DEREK SHERINIAN: Budapest Concert Footage

Fan-filmed video footage of the new supergroup featuring drummer Mike Portnoy (DREAM THEATER, AVENGED SEVENFOLD), bassist Billy Sheehan (STEVE VAI, DAVID LEE ROTH), guitarist Tony MacAlpine (neo classical-metal style, STEVE VAI) and keyboardist Derek Sherinian (DREAM THEATER, PLANET X, BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION) performing on October 19 in Budapest, Hungary during the band's European tour can ...

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SLAYER Drummer Interviewed In India (Video)

Headbangers India conducted a short interview with drummer Dave Lombardo of thrash metal legends SLAYER Friday (October 19) after the band's press conference ahead of their first-ever appearance in India at the Vladivar Rock 'N India event in Bangalore. You can now watch the chat below. United Spirits of liquor baron Vijay Mallya is the ...

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