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Of Breath And Bone - BE'LAKOR

One of the most touted bands of the metal underground is Australia's BE'LAKOR. 2009's "Stone's Reach" made as many insiders' Best Of lists as THE OCEAN's "Pelagial" likely will this year. Of course, it's almost a given BE'LAKOR's third release "Of Breath and Bone" will be in the running as well. If you're unfamiliar with ...

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Queensrÿche - QUEENSRŸCHE

The darts have been thrown, the camps have divided and what has befallen L.A. GUNS and WARRANT now afflicts QUEENSRŸCHE, once class elite of metal music. On the one side, the exiled Geoff Tate has assembled his clan of hard rock dignitaries aiding him under the preamble "The Voice of QUEENSRŸCHE." On the other end, ...

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MISERY SIGNALS: New Song 'Lost Relics' Available For Streaming

"Lost Relics", a brand new song from the Milwaukee metal band MISERY SIGNALS, can be streamed in the YouTube clip below. The track comes off the group's new album, "Absent Light", which will be released on July 23. Foregoing the traditional record label release model, MISERY SIGNALS launched an Indiegogo campaign in March to work ...

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MISERY SIGNALS: Snippet Of New Song Available For Streaming

Five long years since their last release, Milwaukee metal band MISERY SIGNALS will return on July 23 with its new album, "Absent Light". Foregoing the traditional record label release model, MISERY SIGNALS launched an Indiegogo campaign in March to work directly with fans to crowd-fund the new album by offering unique funding packages that included ...

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MISERY SIGNALS To Release 'Absent Light' In July

Five long years since their last release, Milwaukee metal band MISERY SIGNALS will return on July 23 with its new album, "Absent Light". Foregoing the traditional record label release model, MISERY SIGNALS launched an Indiegogo campaign in March to work directly with fans to crowd-fund the new album by offering unique funding packages that included ...

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JOHN 5 Interviewed On 'Oscar's Guitar Shop' (Audio)

Former MARILYN MANSON and current ROB ZOMBIE guitarist John 5 (real name: John William Lowery) was interviewed on the 19th episode of "Oscar's Guitar Shop". You can now listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. Before landing the Manson gig in 1998, John 5 had been performing with Lita Ford, K.D. Lang, Rob ...

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MIKE PORTNOY To Guest On New BIGELF Album

InsideOut Music has announced the signing of progressive-rock powerhouse BIGELF. The band's new album will be released later this year. InsideOut Music head honcho Thomas Waber says about the signing: "We have been talking to BIGELF for quite some time now and I am really pleased that we finally managed to make this happen! BIGELF ...

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JOHN 5's House Burglarized

ROB ZOMBIE/ex-MARILYN MANSON guitarist John 5's Los Angeles-area home was "robbed" yesterday (Tuesday, March 26). The axeman writes on his Facebook page: "We accidentally didn't put the alarm on, so some assholes got lucky! We will post more pictures of more guitars. These are all the pictures [see below] we have now. I just want ...

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JOHN 5 Talks Gear In Video Interview

Chris Hauke of Guitar.de conducted an interview with ROB ZOMBIE/ex-MARILYN MANSON guitarist John 5 before Zombie's December 9, 2012 concert in Munich, Germany. You can now watch the chat in two parts below. The career of John 5 began to achieve acknowledgements with Marilyn Manson in 1998 but not without paying his dues first. Before ...

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JOHN 5 Signs With DEAN MARKLEY

Dean Markley has announced the latest addition to their artist roster, John 5. As one of today's influential guitarists, John 5 will help expand Dean Markley USA's market share and help raise his visibility in the world of guitar and entertainment. John 5 is playing Dean Markley's Nickel Steel Signature Series strings. The Nickel Steels ...

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LAY DOWN ROTTEN Signs With APOSTASY RECORDS

German death metallers LAY DOWN ROTTEN has inked a deal with Apostasy Records. The band's new album will be released before the end of the year. Commented the band: "After it was quiet for quite a long time with LAY DOWN ROTTEN, we can finally spread some news again! "First, we want to announce that ...

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MISERY SIGNALS Begins Recording New Album

Wisconsin post-hardcore act MISERY SIGNALS has entered Trax East Recording Studio in South River, New Jersey begin recording its fourth album. MISERY SIGNALS lead singer Karl Schubach previously stated about the group's new material: "I think every band aims to progress with each album they write. But sometimes progression is learning what worked really well ...

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'Inside L.A. Metal' Documentary In The Works

The first episode of the "Inside L.A. Metal" documentary" — described as "the untold story about the real Los Angeles metal and hard rock music scene as told by the musicians, music business insiders and scenesters" — is currently being edited. Directed by Bob Nalbandian (The Headbanger fanzine) and produced by Joe Floyd (MALICE, WARRIOR, ...

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DEATH WOLF: New Album Artwork, Track Listing Revealed

DEATH WOLF (formerly DEVILS WHOREHOUSE), the "horror-death rock" side-project of MARDUK guitarist Morgan Håkansson, will release its new album, "II: Black Armoured Death", in February 2013. The cover artwork for the CD perfectly catches the spirit of DEATH WOLF's music: pale, horrid and stripped down black punk rock. "II: Black Armoured Death" was recorded at ...

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Video: ARMORED SAINT Talks METAL BLADE RECORDS' 30th Anniversary

Video footage of Los Angeles-based metallers ARMORED SAINT talking to Fuse about their history with Metal Blade Records can be seen below. ARMORED SAINT performed a number of cover songs with a variety of guest musicians — including AMON AMARTH's Johan Hegg and FATES WARNING/REDEMPTION's Ray Alder — at Metal Blade Records's 30th-anniversary show, which ...

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TOWERS Signs With WE ARE TRIUMPHANT

New York's TOWERS has inked a deal with We Are Triumphant. Formed in 2011, the band "combines such genres as deathcore, progressive metal, and hardcore in hopes to break through stereotypes and deliver pulse pounding progressive heavy music to anyone willing to listen," according to a press release. Earlier this fall, TOWERS released "Malice Hands" ...

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ARMORED SAINT Guitarist Interviewed On 'The Metal Voice' (Video)

"The Metal Voice" recently conducted an interview with ARMORED SAINT and DC4 guitarist Jeff Duncan and "Tales from The Stage" author Michael Toney. Duncan talked about ARMORED SAINT's upcoming headlining performance at Metal Blade Records' 30-anniversary show, his beginnings in ARMORED SAINT and his memories of Sunset Strip. Toney spoke about his book containing interviews ...

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CARNIFEX 'In A State Of Suspended Animation'

Vocalist Scott Lewis of the San Diego, California-based deathcore band CARNIFEX has released the following statement: "Fans and friends, first and foremost, a sincere thank you is in order to our fans and friends across the world. Without your support and passion, we are nothing. "As of now, CARNIFEX is in a state of suspended ...

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MALICE: New Video Interview With JAY REYNOLDS

Christian Redelsperger of SDMETAL recently conducted an interview with guitarist Jay Reynolds of reunited Los Angeles heavy metal legends MALICE. You can now watch the chat below. MALICE's new album, "New Breed Of Godz", was released on May 22 in the U.S./Canada, May 25 in Germany and May 28 in the rest of ...

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VICIOUS RUMORS To Release 'Live You To Death' Live Album

San Francisco Bay Area metal veterans VICIOUS RUMORS will release a new live album, "Live You To Death", on November 27 (one day earlier internationally) through SPV/Steamhammer. The CD was recorded by Pontus Norgren of HAMMERFALL, mixed by Juan Urteaga and produced by VICIOUS RUMORS guitarist Geoff Thorpe. 2011 was the year VICIOUS RUMORS stormed ...

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