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RAVEN To Release 'ExtermiNation' Album In April

British/American heavy metal trio RAVEN will release its new album, "ExtermiNation", in Scandinavia on April 22, in Germany on April 24, in the rest of Europe on April 27 and in North America on April 28 via SPV/Steamhammer. The effort will be made available as a digipak version (including one bonus track), 2LP gatefold green ...

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JOHN 5: 'This Is My Rifle' Studio Footage Posted Online

Video footage of John 5 at Doghouse Studio in Los Angeles as he records his upcoming studio album, "Careful With That Axe", can be seen below. The clip — produced and directed by Jonny Coffin — features John 5 alongside Dylan Wilson on bass and Rodger Carter on drums running through the former MARILYN MANSON ...

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JUDAS PRIEST: Limited-Edition 'British Steel' Artist Series Guitar Detailed

With the 1980 release of "British Steel", British heavy metal legends JUDAS PRIEST took what they had accomplished during the production of "Killing Machine" and doubled down, harnessing their propulsive rhythmic attack and honing their songwriting prowess to near-surgical precision. The album quickly went platinum and eviscerated charts on both sides of the Atlantic, propelling ...

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HOUR OF PENANCE's 'Reforging The Crown' Video Premiere

"Reforging The Crown", the new video from Italian death metallers HOUR OF PENANCE, can be seen below. The song is taken from the band's new album, "Regicide", which was released on May 13 via Prosthetic Records. The CD features cover artwork (seen below) by Gyula Havancsák (ANNIHILATOR, DESTRUCTION, GRAVE DIGGER) which, like the album, revolves ...

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DAVE BROCKIE Memorial Art Show To Open In May

On Saturday, May 3, MF Gallery will have a special memorial art show dedicated to Dave Brockie, a.k.a. Oderus Urungus of the band GWAR, who passed away suddenly in March. Part of the proceeds from the show will benefit the Dave Brockie Foundation. Dave was prolific in many different visual mediums and he collaborated often ...

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OBSESSION Announces New Bassist

American metallers OBSESSION have announced the addition of bassist Jeff Curtiss to the group's ranks. The band states: "Jeff exploded onto the metal scene only recently [and is] a fantastic thundering talent on the bass. You may know him from the band SYMPHONY OF MALICE, where he made his debut. He is now the ultimate ...

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Das Seelenbrechen - IHSAHN

One day when we're all dead and gone, future generations of music aficionados are going to have their hands full deciphering all of the varying threads of metal music in order to get to the core of who mattered and who merely participated. With each project he affixes his name to, Ihsahn proves to be ...

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BIGELF To Release 'Into The Maelstrom' In March

Progressive-rock powerhouse BIGELF will release its fourth studio album, "Into The Maelstrom", on March 4, 2014 in North America via InsideOut Music. Comments BIGELF frontman and mastermind Damon Fox: "I think 'Into The Maelstrom' is the best BIGELF record yet and I believe it is a real game changer for the band. It's gonna put ...

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LAMB OF GOD: Fan-Filmed Video Footage Of Montreal Concert

Fan-filmed video footage of LAMB OF GOD's October 24 performance at at Metropolis in Montreal, Quebec, Canada can be seen below. LAMB OF GOD will release a special 10th-anniversary edition of its "As The Palaces Burn" album on November 11. After some serious detective work tracking down the original album master tapes, the band went ...

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LAY DOWN ROTTEN To Release 'Deathspell Catharsis' In January

German death metallers LAY DOWN ROTTEN will release their new album, "Deathspell Catharsis", on January 24, 2014 in Germany, Austria and Switzerland; January 27 in the rest of Europe; and on February 11 in North America via Apostasy Records. The CD was once again produced by the band's collaborator Thilo Krieger in his Desert Inn ...

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MALICE IN WONDERLAND Signs With CRANK MUSIC GROUP

Norwegian hard rockers MALICE IN WONDERLAND have inked a deal with Crank Music Group. The band's long-awaited sophomore album, "The Royal Brigade", will be released on December 10. The CD was mixed by John Fryer (DEPECHE MODE, NINE INCH NAILS). "We are thrilled about this new record and eager to get it out there," said ...

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