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SEPULTURA To Record Cover Of DEATH's 'Zombie Ritual'

Brazilian/American thrashers SEPULTURA will reunite with producer Ross Robinson (KORN, LIMP BIZKIT, SLIPKNOT) to record their next album, tentatively due before the end of the year via Nuclear Blast Records. The CD will be tracked in June at Robinson's studio in Venice, California and will be co-produced by Steve Evetts, who previously worked with SEPULTURA ...

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Video: STEVEN TYLER Talks Role in New Animated Film 'Epic'

Video footage of AEROSMITH frontman Steven Tyler talking about lending his voice to the new animated film "Epic" can be seen below. Due in theaters on May 24, "Epic" is described as a 3D CG action-adventure comedy that reveals a hidden world unlike any other. From the creators of "Ice Age" and "Rio", "Epic" tells ...

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SEPULTURA Guitarist Putting Finishing Touches On DE LA TIERRA Debut

SEPULTURA guitarist Andreas Kisser has joined forces with current and former members of South American bands A.N.I.M.A.L., MANÁ and LOS FABULOSOS CADILLACS in a brand new project called DE LA TIERRA (a.k.a. DLT). DE LA TIERRA (English-language translation: From The Earth) is: * Andreas Kisser (SEPULTURA) - Guitar, Vocals * Álex González (MANÁ) - Drums, ...

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SLAVES ON DOPE To Release 'Covers EP Vol. 1' Tomorrow

Montreal alternative metallers SLAVES ON DOPE will release "Covers EP Vol. 1" on April 23. The track listing for the effort is as follows: 01. Working For The Weekend (LOVERBOY cover) 02. Mama (GENESIS cover) 03. Digging The Grave (FAITH NO MORE cover) 04. Sexual Healing (MARVIN GAYE cover) 05. When I'm With You (SHERIFF ...

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Video: BATTLECROSS Rehearsing With Drummer KEVIN TALLEY

Video footage of Detroit thrashers BATTLECROSS rehearsing with SIX FEET UNDER drummer Kevin Talley for their performances at the New England Metal & Hardcore (April 19) and Orion Music + More (June 8-9) festivals can be seen below. Talley, who has also played with DAATH, CHIMAIRA, MISERY INDEX, NOTHNEGAL and DYING FETUS, said: "I'm stoked ...

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Video: BATTLECROSS Rehearsing With Drummer KEVIN TALLEY

Video footage of Detroit thrashers BATTLECROSS rehearsing with SIX FEET UNDER drummer Kevin Talley for their performances at the New England Metal & Hardcore (April 19) and Orion Music + More (June 8-9) festivals can be seen below. Talley, who has also played with DAATH, CHIMAIRA, MISERY INDEX, NOTHNEGAL and DYING FETUS, said: "I'm stoked ...

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DROWNING POOL: New Audio Interview With C.J. PIERCE

On April 12, Loud-Stuff.com conducted an interview with guitarist C.J. Pierce of Texas heavy rockers DROWNING POOL. You can now listen to the chat using the SoundCloud widget below. DROWNING POOL's fifth studio album, "Resilience", sold 6,300 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 72 on ...

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GEOFF TATE's QUEENSRŸCHE: Agoura Hills 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 (Thursday, ...

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GEOFF TATE's QUEENSRŸCHE Taps Drummer BRIAN TICHY For Upcoming Shows

Renowned drummer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Brian Tichy (pictured below), known for his tours of duty with BILLY IDOL, FOREIGNER, OZZY OSBOURNE and WHITESNAKE, will fill in for Simon Wright (AC/DC, DIO, RHINO BUCKET) in the Geoff Tate-fronted version of QUEENSRŸCHE for all of the band's tour dates in June. Although a lineup for Tate's QUEENSRŸCHE ...

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NEWSTED Checks In From Tour Rehearsals (Video)

A new video message from NEWSTED, the new band led by former METALLICA, VOIVOD and FLOTSAM AND JETSAM bassist Jason Newsted, can be seen below. NEWSTED has just completed recording its first full-length album, to be released later this year. NEWSTED began mixing the effort last week, with more details to be announced soon. NEWSTED ...

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SKID ROW's '18 And Life' Covered By Canadian Rapper PETER JACKSON; Official Video Released

Canadian rapper Peter Jackson has dropped a video for his cover of the classic SKID ROW song "18 And Life" featuring another Toronto native, former ROCK STAR SUPERNOVA singer Lukas Rossi. Check it out below. Jackson's new album, "Fresh Start", features collaborations with Jadakiss, Sheek Louch, Styles P, Sizzla Kalonji, Classified, Krizz Kailko, Karl Wolf, ...

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DROWNING POOL: 'Resilience' First-Week Sales Revealed

"Resilience", the fifth studio album from Texas heavy rockers DROWNING POOL, sold 6,300 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 72 on The Billboard chart. The CD was released on April 9 via Eleven Seven Music. The band teamed up with producer Kato Khandwalla at House ...

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GEOFF TATE's QUEENSRŸCHE: Entire 'Frequency Unknown' Album Available For Streaming

Deadline Music/Cleopatra Records will release "Frequency Unknown", the new album from the Geoff Tate-fronted version of QUEENSRŸCHE, on April 23. The CD, which was produced by Jason Slater at a studio in Northern California, is now available for streaming in its entirety using the SoundCloud widget below. Deadline Music/Cleopatra Records recently released "Cold", the new ...

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RIVAL SONS Drummer Interviewed By U.K.'s PLANETMOSH (Video)

Planetmosh's Robbie Rooney conducted an interview with drummer Michael Miley of California blues rockers RIVAL SONS at Shepherd's Bush Empire in London, England. You can now watch the chat 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 ...

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BATTLECROSS Taps Ex-THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER Drummer For New Album

Detroit thrashers BATTLECROSS are putting the finishing touches on their sophomore album for a summer release via Metal Blade Records. The drum tracks on the CD were laid down by Shannon Lucas (ex-THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER) following the departure of Mike Kreger earlier in the year. The follow-up to 2011's "Pursuit Of Honor" was recorded ...

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FIREWIND: Live Album Title Revealed

Greek melodic metallers FIREWIND, who feature in their ranks current OZZY OSBOURNE guitarist Gus G., will celebrate their 10th anniversary by releasing a live album on June 24 via Century Media Records in Europe. Entitled "Apotheosis - Live 2012", the CD will contain 17 songs recorded at special anniversary shows in Greece as well as ...

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GEOFF TATE Explains Decision To Remix QUEENSRŸCHE's 'Frequency Unknown' Album (Audio)

QUEENSRŸCHE singer Geoff Tate was interviewed on the April 13 edition of "The Continental Breakfast With James & Raina" morning radio show. You can now listen to the chat using the SoundCloud widget below. Deadline Music/Cleopatra Records has released "Cold", the new single from the Geoff Tate-fronted version of QUEENSRŸCHE, via iTunes. The track, which ...

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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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