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HUNTRESS Forced To Pull Out Of AVATAR Tour

Los Angeles-based, occult-themed traditional heavy metal band HUNTRESS has been forced to cancel its previously announced participation in the U.S. tour featuring AVATAR, GEMINI SYNDROME and FIRST DECREE. Comments HUNTRESS singer Jill Janus: "Two months ago, I had major surgery and ever since I have been eager to get back on stage. "On August 26th, ...

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KORN's JONATHAN DAVIS To Guest On New SUNFLOWER DEAD Album

SUNFLOWER DEAD, the infectious active rock band from Long Beach, California, will release its sophomore studio album, "It's Time To Get Weird", on October 30 via the group's own label Bloody Bat Records. The CD was produced by Dave Fortman (EVANESCENCE, GODSMACK, SLIPKNOT) and Mikey Doling (GEMINI SYNDROME) and consists of 12 new tracks, including ...

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Video Premiere: SAINT ASONIA's 'Better Place'

"Better Place", the first video from SAINT ASONIA, the new act featuring ex-THREE DAYS GRACE frontman Adam Gontier and STAIND guitarist Mike Mushok, can be seen below. The clip was filmed in Los Angeles with director Paul Brown, who has previously worked with MARILYN MANSON, THREE DAYS GRACE, EVANESCENCE, SLIPKNOT, BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE, AVENGED ...

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HUNTRESS: Lyric Video For New Song 'Flesh'

California metallers HUNTRESS will release their third studio album, titled "Static", on September 25 release via Napalm Records. The highly anticipated record was produced by Paul Fig (Grammy-nominated engineer who has previously worked with ALICE IN CHAINS, DEFTONES, TRIVIUM, GHOST) and Jim Rota (FIREBALL MINISTRY, executive producer for "Sonic Highways" series and producer of "Sound ...

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SAINT ASONIA's 'Better Place' Video To Debut Next Week

SAINT ASONIA, the new act featuring ex-THREE DAYS GRACE frontman Adam Gontier and STAIND guitarist Mike Mushok, recently filmed a video for the song "Better Place" in Los Angeles with director Paul Brown, who has previously worked with MARILYN MANSON, THREE DAYS GRACE, EVANESCENCE, SLIPKNOT, BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE, AVENGED SEVENFOLD and MÖTLEY CRÜE, among ...

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EVANESCENCE Announces First Live Performances In Three Years

EVANESCENCE will re-emerge after a three-year hiatus with select, intimate shows scheduled this fall in Nashville, Dallas and Los Angeles. The influential, Grammy-winning band last performed live in November of 2012. The dates are as follows: Nov. 13 - Nashville, TN - Marathon Music Works Nov. 15 - Dallas, TX - South Side Ballroom Nov. ...

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LACUNA COIL Entering A 'Different Phase' On Upcoming Album

Vocalists Cristina Scabbia and Andrea Ferro of Italian heavy rockers LACUNA COIL were interviewed at this year's Graspop Metal Meeting, which was held last month in Dessel, Belgium. You can now watch the chat below. Speaking about LACUNA COIL's upcoming follow-up to last year's "Broken Crown Halo" album, Scabbia said: "It's gonna be different. I ...

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LACUNA COIL At U.K.'s DOWNLOAD Festival: Behind-The-Scenes Footage

Behind-the-scenes footage of LACUNA COIL's appearance at the 2015 edition of the U.K.'s Download festival, which was held last month in Donington Park, can be seen below. Speaking about the progress of the songwriting sessions for LACUNA COIL's follow-up to last year's "Broken Crown Halo" album, singer Cristina Scabbia told Kerrang! magazine: "We are writing ...

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Video: LACUNA COIL's CRISTINA SCABBIA Gets Her Nose Pierced

A recap of LACUNA COIL singer Cristina Scabbia's visit to her piercer friend Filoz at the Primordial Pain Tattoo studio in Milan, Italy to get her septum pierced can be seen below. In a recent interview with Kerrang! magazine, Scabbia stated about the progress of the songwriting sessions for the band's follow-up to last year's ...

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LACUNA COIL: On-The-Road Footage From Recent Italian Shows

On-the-road footage from LACUNA COIL's recent Italian shows in L'Acquila (May 30) and Salerno (June 4) can be seen below. In a recent interview with Kerrang! magazine, LACUNA COIL vocalist Cristina Scabbia stated about the progress of the songwriting sessions for the band's follow-up to last year's "Broken Crown Halo" album: "We are writing new ...

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LACUNA COIL's CRISTINA SCABBIA Says Next Album 'Will Be Different'

Kerrang! magazine conducted an interview with vocalist Cristina Scabbia of Italian heavy rockers LACUNA COIL at the 2015 edition of the U.K.'s Download festival, which was held last weekend in Donington Park. You can now watch the chat below. Speaking about the progress of the songwriting sessions for LACUNA COIL's follow-up to last year's "Broken ...

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LACUNA COIL Hopes To Record New Album Before End Of Year

Michelle Livings of TotalRock conducted an interview with vocalist Andrea Ferro of Italian heavy rockers LACUNA COIL at the 2015 edition of the U.K.'s Download festival, which was held last weekend in Donington Park. You can now watch the chat below. Speaking about LACUNA COIL's plans to write and record the follow-up to last year's ...

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HUNTRESS To Release 'Static' Album In September

California metallers HUNTRESS have completed work on their third studio album, titled "Static", for a September 25 release via Napalm Records. The highly anticipated record was produced by Paul Fig (Grammy-nominated engineer who has previously worked with ALICE IN CHAINS, DEFTONES, TRIVIUM, GHOST) and Jim Rota (FIREBALL MINISTRY, executive producer for "Sonic Highways" series and ...

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EVANESCENCE Confirmed For OZZFEST JAPAN

EVANESCENCE has been confirmed for Ozzfest Japan, the first major international music festival to ever travel to Japan, which will return to Makuhari Messe Arena (just outside of Tokyo) Saturday, November 21 and Sunday, November 22. The two-day event, which will feature more than 22 performers, will be headlined by two Ozzfest veterans: festival namesake ...

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Enter & The Dance - WITHIN TEMPTATION

Goth metal favorites WITHIN TEMPTATION are riding high from their well-received though somewhat controversial "Hydra" album released earlier this year. Robert Westerholt has laid behind the scenes for the past couple albums as a studio musician in order to focus on his children shared with primary vocalist Sharon den Adel. Accordingly, Nuclear Blast is offering ...

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PARADISE LOST: 'The Plague Within' Cover Artwork Unveiled

British gothic metal pioneers PARADISE LOST will release their 14th studio album, "The Plague Within", on June 2 (one day earlier internationally) via Century Media. The CD was recorded at Orgone Studios (GHOST, ULVER, CATHEDRAL, ANGEL WITCH) in London with producer Jaime Gomez Arellano. The cover for "The Plague Within" was created by Polish artist, ...

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LACUNA COIL's CRISTINA SCABBIA: 'No Matter What You Do, You Will Be Criticized By Somebody'

Andrew Epstein of FlinkTO conducted an interview with vocalist Cristina Scabbia of Italian heavy rockers LACUNA COIL before the band's September 29, 2014 concert at The Opera House in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. You can now watch the chat below. A couple of excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On criticism that she is "hyper-sexualizing" the metal ...

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