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MOUTH OF THE ARCHITECT To Release 'Dawning' In June

Ohio's MOUTH OF THE ARCHITECT will release a new album, "Dawning", on June 25 via Translation Loss. This year marks the tenth anniversary of the undeniably spine-crushing band MOUTH OF THE ARCHITECT. While many have anticipated the apocalypse in 2012, MOUTH OF THE ARCHITECT has been accurately predicting and creating the soundtrack for such a ...

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GEOFF TATE's QUEENSRŸCHE: Denver Concert Footage Available

The Geoff Tate-fronted version of QUEENSRŸCHE has just hit the road to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the band's epic 1988 release, "Operation: Mindcrime", performing all fifteen songs from the album along with other well-known hits and rarities from the catalog they've compiled over the past 30 years. Fan-filmed video footage of this past Thursday ...

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RIVAL SONS Guitarist Interviewed In Cardiff (Video)

On April 10, BRfm, a community radio station serving Brynmawr, Ebbw Vale, Nantyglo and surrounding areas of Blaenau Gwent in south Wales, conducted an interview with guitarist Scott Holiday of California blues rockers RIVAL SONS at Solus in Cardiff. You can now watch the chat below. RIVAL SONS' latest album, "Head Down", arrived in stores ...

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SAIGON KICK: New York City Concert Footage Posted Online

Fan-filmed video footage of the reunited acclaimed 1990s rock band SAIGON KICK performing last night (Thursday, April 11) at Webster Hall in New York City can be seen below. As previously reported, SAIGON KICK recently parted ways with bassist Tom DeFile. According to Tom, the split happened because of "personalities and other reasons." The remaining ...

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GEOFF TATE's QUEENSRŸCHE: Grand Junction Concert Footage Available

The Geoff Tate-fronted version of QUEENSRŸCHE has just hit the road to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the band's epic 1988 release, "Operation: Mindcrime", performing all fifteen songs from the album along with other well-known hits and rarities from the catalog they've compiled over the past 30 years. Fan-filmed video footage of last night's (Wednesday, ...

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Reunited LUNA MORTIS To Headline Chicago's DAME-NATION V Festival

Reunited Madison, Wisconsin-based, female-fronted quintet LUNA MORTIS (formerly known as THE OTTOMAN EMPIRE) will headline the Dame-Nation V festival on August 15 at Reggies in Chicago, Illinois. The event will feature two stages; the main stage being the Rock Club Stage and the second stage being the Music Joint stage. Dame-Nation owner and producer Eric ...

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THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER Frontman Talks Tattoos In Video Interview

Vocalist Trevor Strnad of Michigan's unstoppable sons of molten melodic death metal THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER recently talked about some of his tattoos for PitCam TV's "Behind The Ink" segment. The clip can be viewed below. THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER will release its sixth full-length album, "Everblack", on June 11 via Metal Blade Records. The ...

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THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER: 'Everblack' Details Revealed; First Song Available For Streaming

Michigan's unstoppable sons of molten melodic death metal THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER will release their sixth full-length album, "Everblack", on June 11 via Metal Blade Records. The CD was recorded at Audiohammer Studios (lead guitars and vocals), Rustbelt Studios (drums), and Regal Fecal (guitar and bass). Mixing was handled by Jason Suecof and Ryan Williams, ...

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RIVAL SONS: Video Footage Of Long Beach In-Store Appearance

Video footage of RIVAL SONS' March 14 in-store appearance at Fingerprints in Long Beach, California can be seen below. RIVAL SONS' latest album, "Head Down", arrived in stores in the U.S. on March 19 via the band's new affiliation with Century Media Records. "Head Down" was released in Europe on September 17, 2012 via Earache ...

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DEATH ANGEL: Second Studio Clip Posted Online

San Francisco Bay Area metallers DEATH ANGEL will enter AudioHammer Studios in Sanford, Florida later this month to begin recording the follow-up to 2010's "Relentless Retribution" for an October release via Nuclear Blast Records. The second in a series of video clips featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the making of the new CD can be seen ...

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ETERNAL LEGACY To Release 'Seeking No Peace' This Month

Cleveland, Ohio-based metallers ETERNAL LEGACY will release thier third album, "Seeking No Peace", on April 23 via Auburn Records. The album was produced by ETERNAL LEGACY vocalist/guitarist Jason Vanek and recorded at Mercinary Studios in Avon, Ohio. Mastering was done by Mark Klein at Noise Floor Studio in Bedford, Ohio. The cover art was created ...

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NEWSTED Completes Recording Debut Album

NEWSTED, the new band led by former METALLICA, VOIVOD and FLOTSAM AND JETSAM bassist Jason Newsted, has completed recording its first full-length album, to be released later this year. NEWSTED is scheduled to begin mixing the effort later this week, with more details to be announced soon. NEWSTED will kick off its first-ever U.S. tour ...

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GEOFF TATE's QUEENSRŸCHE Schedules Sacramento Signing Session

The Geoff Tate-fronted version of QUEENSRŸCHE will take part in a signing session on Monday, April 22 at Dimple in Sacramento, California between 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Deadline Music/Cleopatra Records has released "Cold", the new single from the Geoff Tate-fronted version of QUEENSRŸCHE, via iTunes. The track, which was mixed by Anthony Focx (NEWSTED, ...

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GEOFF TATE's QUEENSRŸCHE To Release 'Cold' 7" Single Featuring New Version Of 'Silent Lucidity'

Deadline Music/Cleopatra Records has released "Cold", the new single from the Geoff Tate-fronted version of QUEENSRŸCHE, via iTunes. The track, which was mixed by Anthony Focx (NEWSTED, AEROSMITH, NIGHT RANGER, TED NUGENT), will also be released as a special limited-edition seven-inch vinyl single with a newly recorded version of the QUEENSRŸCHE classic "Silent Lucidity" — ...

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KING PARROT Signs With CANDLELIGHT RECORDS

Candlelight Records has announced the signing of Australian extreme thrashers KING PARROT. After two years, several national tours, an EP and many hours confined to a tour bus, KING PARROT's debut longplayer, aptly titled "Bite Your Head Off", was released in Australia on CD and vinyl through Impedance Records/Rocket Distribution, and Candlelight will made the ...

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SACRED OATH To Release 'Fallen' Next Month

A brand new full-length album from SACRED OATH is scheduled for worldwide release on May 28. "Fallen" is the sixth studio release from the power metal quartet currently celebrating 25 years in the business. Produced by SACRED OATH lead singer/guitarist Rob Thorne at his studio in Connecticut, all 10 songs on "Fallen" were recorded with ...

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GEOFF TATE's QUEENSRŸCHE: 'Cold' Single Available For Streaming

"Cold", the new single from the Geoff Tate-fronted version of QUEENSRŸCHE, can be streamed in its entirety in the YouTube clip below. The track was produced by by Jason Slater at a studio in Northern California and was mixed by Anthony Focx, who has previously worked with AEROSMITH, NEWSTED, VINCE NEIL and BUCKCHERRY. "Cold" comes ...

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DEICIDE Goes (Mostly) Instrumental In Rotterdam (Video)

Quality video footage of DEICIDE's mostly instrumental March 25 performance at Baroeg in Rotterdam, The Netherlands can be seen below. According to Metalfan.nl, DEICIDE bassist/vocalist Glen Benton refused to sing during the concert because of technical problems with his microphone at the beginning of the set. DEICIDE recently entered AudioHammer Studios in Sanford, ...

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GEOFF TATE's QUEENSRŸCHE: 'Frequency Unknown' Remixer 'Withdraws' From Project

Acclaimed musician, record producer and engineer Billy Sherwood has "withdrawn" from remixing "Frequency Unknown", the new album from the Geoff Tate-fronted version of QUEENSRŸCHE, due to "scheduling issues." He writes on Facebook: "I'm in the middle of many projects, both studio productions and live stuff.... (Prog Collective 2, Steve Miller tribute, William Shatner solo record, ...

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