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TEMPLE OF THE DOG To Reunite For U.S. Tour Dates In November

TEMPLE OF THE DOG — the Seattle supergroup featuring SOUNDGARDEN's Chris Cornell, PEARL JAM's Jeff Ament, Stone Gossard and Mike McCready, and drummer Matt Cameron (who plays drums with both SOUNDGARDEN and PEARL JAM) — has reunited and will tour for the first time ever since forming in 1990. The band will play five cities, ...

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Watch BLACK SABBATH's Entire Last-Ever Moscow Concert

Fan-filmed video footage of BLACK SABBATH's entire July 12 concert at Olympiski stadium in Moscow, Russia can be seen below. The band's setlist was as follows: 01. Black Sabbath 02. Fairies Wear Boots 03. After Forever 04. Into The Void 05. Snowblind 06. War Pigs 07. Behind The Wall Of Sleep 08. N.I.B. 09. Hand ...

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TRIVIUM Announces North American Tour With SABATON, HUNTRESS

Florida metallers TRIVIUM have announced detail of a fall North American headline tour. The trek, which gets underway September 15 at Columbus, Ohio's Newport Music Hall, will feature special guests SABATON and HUNTRESS. Presale tickets will be available beginning Thursday, July 14 at 10:00 a.m. local time, with general on sale starting Saturday, July 16 ...

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Video: BLACK SABBATH Performs In Helsinki

Fan-filmed video footage of BLACK SABBATH's July 7 concert at the Monsters Of Rock festival in Helsinki, Finland can be seen below. BLACK SABBATH has announced that it will play its last show ever in the U.S. on November 12 at AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas. The gig will take place nearly five years ...

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PAGAN'S MIND, SECRET SPHERE, SYMPHONY X, Ex-HELLOWEEN Members Join Forces In SHADOWSPELL

Frontiers Music Srl has announced the signing of SHADOWSPELL, a new melodic metal act born from a collaboration between Italian guitarist/songwriter Aldo Lonobile and Norwegian vocalist Nils K. Rue. Lonobile is best known for his extraordinary work with power/progressive stalwarts SECRET SPHERE while Nils K. Rue has has traversed the globe with Norwegian progressive metal ...

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PHILIP ANSELMO Talks Future Of DOWN

Philip Anselmo says that DOWN has a future despite the fact that the band was forced to cancel a number of shows earlier in the year after he was filmed giving a Nazi salute and shouting "white power" at a California concert. During a question-and-answer session on June 26 at the Diamond Pub Concert Hall ...

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AFTERSHOK Releases 'Detonate' Album

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania-based classic heavy metal band AFTERSHOK has just released its third full-length studio album, "Detonate", via Auburn Records. The CD was recorded by Jim Dofka at JK Musicians Workshop in Washington, Pennsylvania. Mastering was handled by Maor Appelbaum, who has worked with such artists as HALFORD, SEPULTURA, ANVIL, DOKKEN, FAITH NO MORE and ARMORED ...

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Watch BLACK SABBATH Perform At Denmark's COPENHELL

Fan-filmed video footage of BLACK SABBATH's June 25 performance at the Copenhell festival in Copenhagen, Denmark can be seen below. BLACK SABBATH has announced that it will play its last show ever in the U.S. on November 12 at AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas. The gig will take place nearly five years to the ...

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DECREPIT BIRTH Signs European Deal With AGONIA RECORDS

California's technical death metal purveyors DECREPIT BIRTH have signed a European record deal with Agonia Records. The band is currently working on its fouth studio album, tentatively due in late 2016. DECREPIT BIRTH decided to move to Agonia after the expiration of the band's previous European deal with Nuclear Blast. The latter will continue its ...

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JOEY JORDISON: METALLICA's LARS ULRICH 'Is Probably One Of The Best And Most Innovative Drummers Ever'

Former SLIPKNOT drummer Joey Jordison recently spoke to Metal Hammer magazine about the top 10 drummers who inspired him to pick up the sticks, a list that includes John Bonham (LED ZEPPELIN), Neil Peart (RUSH), Keith Moon (THE WHO), Bill Ward (BLACK SABBATH), Lars Ulrich (METALLICA), Charlie Benante (ANTHRAX), Brann Dailor (MASTODON), Danny ...

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Video: BOBBY BLOTZER's RATT Performs In Springfield, Massachusetts

Fan-filmed video footage of Bobby Blotzer's new RATT performing on June 18 at the MassMutual Center in Springfield, Massachusetts as part of the "Rock The Arena" event can be seen below. Also appearing on the bill were Bret Michaels, Lita Ford, WARRANT and TRIXTER. Blotzer's RATT recently parted ways with bassist Scotty Griffin (ex-L.A. GUNS) ...

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Watch BLACK SABBATH Perform At France's HELLFEST

Fan-filmed video footage of BLACK SABBATH's June 19 performance at Hellfest in Clisson, France can be seen below. BLACK SABBATH has announced that it will play its last show ever in the U.S. on November 12 at AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas. The gig will take place nearly five years to the day that ...

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Watch DEFTONES Frontman Perform Inside Icelandic Volcano

DEFTONES frontman Chino Moreno played a special solo acoustic set inside an Icelandic volcano on Saturday, June 18. The intimate show took place during Iceland's Secret Solstice festival, where DEFTONES headlined a bill that included 177 acts. Moreno was picked to play "Secret Solstice Presents Inside The Volcano," which marked the first time in history ...

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Swedish Club Calls Into Question FILTER's 'Death Threat' Claim

A representative for the Swedish club where FILTER was scheduled to perform last night has called into question the band's claim that it was forced to cancel the concert after receiving death threats. FILTER was scheduled to play at Sticky Fingers in Gothenburg Monday night (June 13) as part of a European tour with COMBICHRIST, ...

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Watch Official Trailer For ROB ZOMBIE's '31' Film

Saban Films has released the official trailer for Rob Zombie's latest horror-thriller, "31". Written and directed by Zombie, the film premiered at Sundance earlier this year and will be made available on September 16. "31" stars Sheri Moon Zombie ("The Devil’s Rejects"), Golden Globe nominee Malcolm McDowell ("A Clockwork Orange") and "The Lords Of Salem" ...

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OZZY OSBOURNE Says His Biggest Fear Is Losing His Voice

According to The Pulse Of Radio, Ozzy Osbourne has no fears when it comes to performing, but there is one thing he worries about. He tells Kerrang! magazine: "I'm just hoping that my voice doesn't blow out, you know? Like, if you're playing a guitar and the guitar breaks, you can just get another one, ...

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