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MELIAH RAGE: 'Where Nothing Ever Grows' Video Released

"Where Nothing Ever Grows", the new video from Boston power/thrash veterans MELIAH RAGE, can be seen below. The clip was produced by Brad Piche and Branden Maxham of from Omnidawn Productions, who previously worked with the band on the "Hourglass" and "Halo Of Flies" videos. Check out photos from the "Where Nothing Ever Grows" video ...

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SYSTEM DIVIDE: New Song Available For Streaming

"Ephemera", a brand new song from the extreme metal formation SYSTEM DIVIDE — featuring members of FEAR FACTORY and ABORTED — can be streamed using the audio player below (courtesy of AOL's Noisecreep). The track's release coincides with the start of the band's North American tour with EPICA, ALESTORM and INSOMNIUM. The single ...

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MELIAH RAGE To Release 'Where Nothing Ever Grows' Video

Boston power/thrash veterans MELIAH RAGE will release video for the song "Where Nothing Ever Grows" later today. The clip was produced by Brad Piche and Branden Maxham of from Omnidawn Productions, who previously worked with the band on the "Hourglass" and "Halo Of Flies" videos. Check out photos from the "Where Nothing Ever Grows" video ...

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ATTACKER: Rough-Mix Version Of New Song Posted Online

New Jersey metallers ATTACKER recently entered the studio to begin recording their as-yet-untitled new album for an early 2013 release. The CD will feature recently recruited singer Bobby "Leatherlungs" Lucas (SEVEN WITCHES, OVERLORDE, MORBID SIN) and bassist Jon Hanemann, who replaced Lou Ciarlo in April. Tracks to appear on the forthcoming ATTACKER album; 01. Giants ...

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MIKE PORTNOY Talks FLYING COLORS In Paris (Video)

Morow conducted an interview with drummer Mike Portnoy (ADRENALINE MOB, FLYING COLORS, DREAM THEATER, AVENGED SEVENFOLD) before FLYING COLORS' September 19 concert at Le Trianon in Paris, France. You can now watch the chat below. FLYING COLORS is the spectacular new virtuoso prog/pop/metal rock band formed by Portnoy and guitarist Steve Morse (DEEP PURPLE). The ...

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ADRENALINE MOB: Video Interview With MIKE PORTNOY, JOHN MOYER

Max Brawer for Riffraf magazine earlier in the year conducted an interview with ADRENALINE MOB's Mike Portnoy (formerly of DREAM THEATER) and John Moyer (also of DISTURBED). You can watch the chat below. ADRENALINE MOB features in its ranks Portnoy John, vocalist Russell Allen (SYMPHONY X) and guitarist Mike Orlando (SONIC STOMP, TRED). ADRENALINE MOB's ...

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HOTEL DIABLO Interviewed On 'RadioScreamer' (Audio)

On September 12, Alex Grossi and Rick Stitch of HOTEL DIABLO took part in an "RadioScreamer" interview and performed three songs off their full-length debut, "The Return To Psycho, California". You can now listen to the chat and performance using the audio player below. "RadioScreamer" is a one-hour, weekly radio program that focuses on the ...

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EXHUMED Begins Recording New Album

After nearly two years of nonstop live demolition, West Coast gore-torn death metal goliaths EXHUMED recently entered the studio to record to the follow-up to 2011's "All Guts, No Glory". The band is currently tracking drums at Trench Studio in Corona, California with John Haddad (HIRAX, ABYSMAL DAWN, INTRONAUT). Everything else will be laid down ...

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DESTRUCTION: New Song Available For Free Download

"Cyanide", a brand new song from German thrash metal veterans DESTRUCTION, can be downloaded for free at this location (e-mail sign-up required). The track comes off the band's 30th-anniversary album "Spiritual Genocide", which will be released on November 23 via Nuclear Blast Records. The CD was recorded at Gernhart Studios in Troisdorf, Germany ...

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DANKO JONES: 'Just A Beautiful Day' Video Released

"Just A Beautiful Day", the new video from Canadian rockers DANKO JONES, can be seen below. The black-and-white performance clip was shot by The Diamond Brothers, who previously worked with the band on past videos as well as the recent documentary, "Bring On The Mountain". "We did so much with the last record in terms ...

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DESTRUCTION: New Song Available For Streaming

"Cyanide", a brand new song from German thrash metal veterans DESTRUCTION, can be streamed on the band's Facebook page. The track comes off the band's 30th-anniversary album "Spiritual Genocide", which will be released on November 23 via Nuclear Blast Records,. The CD was recorded at Gernhart Studios in Troisdorf, Germany with engineer Martin ...

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TOMAHAWK: New Single Available For Streaming

"Stone Letter", the new single from TOMAHAWK, the alt-rock super group featuring Duane Denison (THE JESUS LIZARD, UNSEMBLE), Mike Patton (FAITH NO MORE, FANTÔMAS), John Stanier (BATTLES, HELMET) and Trevor Dunn (MELVINS LITE, MR. BUNGLE), is available for streaming at Spin.com. The track comes off the band's new album, "Oddfellows", which is scheduled ...

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PERIPHERY Guitarist Interviewed In Glasgow (Audio)

Radio Caley's Colin Stone conducted an interview with guitarist Jake Bowen of Maryland-based experimental, progressive metallers PERIPHERY on October 3 in Glasgow, Scotland. You can now listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. PERIPHERY drummer Matt Halpern is sitting out the band's October 2012 European tour with BETWEEN THE BURIED AND ME and ...

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THY WILL BE DONE: Third 'Temple' Webisode Available

The third in a series of webisodes featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the making of "Temple", the recently released six-song EP from Rhode Island's THY WILL BE DONE, can be seen below. The EP was produced and engineered by the band, mixed by acclaimed metal producer Chris "Zeuss" Harris at Planet Z and is the inaugural ...

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Live At Sweden Rock Festival - TRIUMPH

Canadian power rockers TRIUMPH had a heyday, though you had to have been around to witness it. From the late Seventies through part of the Eighties, TRIUMPH were arena giants staking their reps on pyro, lasers and air-pummeling rawk which headbangers wrangled as part of their cause. Compared far too often to prog lords RUSH ...

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ANACRUSIS: Demo Version Of New Song Available For Streaming

In a recent interview with a German radio station, vocalist/guitarist Kenn Nardi of reunited St. Louis, Missouri-based progressive/melodic thrash metallers ANACRUSIS revealed that the band is currently working on its first full album of new material since 1993's "Screams And Whispers". Tentatively titled "Parallax Error", the CD will feature cover art by Eliran Kantor (TESTAMENT, ...

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MASTODON 's BILL KELLIHER Talks PRIMATE In New Interview

Atlanta grind punks PRIMATE — who feature in their ranks the distinctive vocal stylings of Kevin Sharp (BRUTAL TRUTH), ripping fret-board antics by Bill Kelliher (MASTODON) and Mike Brennan, SST-style bass work and backing vocals by Dave Whitworth, and is rounded out by d-beat defender Shayne Huff — recently released their debut album, "Draw Back ...

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AXEWOUND: North American Tour Dates Announced

AXEWOUND — the project featuring Matt Tuck (BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE) on guitar and vocals, Liam Cormier (CANCER BATS) on lead vocals, Mike Kingswood (GLAMOUR OF THE KILL) on guitar, Joe Copcutt (RISE TO REMAIN) on bass, and Jason Bowld (PITCHSHIFTER, KILLING JOKE) on drums — has scheduled the following North American tour dates: Nov. ...

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ANIMETAL USA/OBSESSION Vocalist Featured On New SOVEREIGN Album

Veteran heavy metal vocalist Mike Vescera (ANIMETAL USA, OBSESSION, YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, LOUDNESS) makes a guest appearance on "Warring Heaven", the new album from SOVEREIGN, the French metal project led by multi-instrumentalist Samir Mhamdi. According to a press release, the CD "is complete with thundering vocals, epic guitar solos and catchy vocal lines." "Warring Heaven" track ...

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KILL RITUAL: 'Old School Thrasher' Video Released

"Old School Thrasher", the new video from San Francisco Bay Area thrashers KILL RITUAL, can be seen below. The clip was filmed on July 13 at Soundwave Studios in Oakland, California. Mike Sloat (MACHINE HEAD, TESTAMENT) handled the production, directing and editing. Commented KILL RITUAL lead guitarist Steve Rice: "Simple, raw and in your face, ...

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PERIPHERY Drummer To Sit Out European Tour

Drummer Matt Halpern of Maryland-based experimental, progressive metallers PERIPHERY will sit out the band's October 2012 European tour with BETWEEN THE BURIED AND ME and THE SAFETY FIRE after getting into an "unfortunate accident" on Saturday (September 29) and suffering a dislocated shoulder. The rest of the band states, "[Matt will] be OK, but he ...

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TIM 'RIPPER' OWENS: Maribor Concert Footage Posted Online

Fan-filmed video footage of Tim "Ripper" Owens' (DIO DISCIPLES, YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, BEYOND FEAR, JUDAS PRIEST, ICED EARTH) September 26 performance at MC Pekarna in Maribor, Slovenia can be seen below. Released in May 2009, Owens' first solo album, "Play My Game", landed at position No. 66 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, which ...

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Former ARSIS Drummer Joins THE FINAL SLEEP

Former ARSIS drummer Mike VanDyne has joined the Troy, New York-based metal band THE FINAL SLEEP. THE FINAL SLEEP features in its ranks Jay VanDervoort and Mike Stack of BURNING HUMAN and Jeff Andrews of ARMOR COLUMN. Commented THE FINAL SLEEP: "Mike is an amazing drummer, and we are very excited to have him on ...

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DESTRUCTION: Second 'Spiritual Genocide' Trailer Released

The second trailer for "Spiritual Genocide", the 30th-anniversary album from German thrash metal veterans DESTRUCTION, can be seen below. Due on November 23 via Nuclear Blast Records, the CD was recorded at Gernhart Studios in Troisdorf, Germany with engineer Martin Buchwalter and was mixed by Andy Classen. The album features guest appearances by Thomas "Angelripper" ...

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