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REDSCREAM: New Rehearsal Footage Posted Online

Three members of the legendary Swedish death metal band GRAVE have joined forces with Florida-based guitarist Ralph Santolla (OBITUARY, DEICIDE) in a brand new group called REDSCREAM. The project is currently writing material in Stockholm while seeking a lead singer to complete the band's lineup. A new four-minute video clip featuring rehearsal and behind-the-scenes footage ...

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GRAVE Members Join Forces With OBITUARY Guitarist In REDSCREAM

Three members of the legendary Swedish death metal band GRAVE have joined forces with Florida-based guitarist Ralph Santolla (OBITUARY, DEICIDE) in a brand new group called REDSCREAM. The project is currently writing material in Stockholm while seeking a lead singer to complete the band's lineup. Regarding how REDSCREAM came together and its future plans, the ...

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WHITE WIZZARD: European Tour Postponed

WHITE WIZZARD's previously announced European tour, which was scheduled to take place in September, has been postponed. The band states, "We are sorry we will not make it next month, but we promise you we will be there soon!" WHITE WIZZARD will release its new album, "Flying Tigers", on September 19 via Earache Records. The ...

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Bassist TERRY BUTLER Talks DENIAL FIEND In New Audio Interview

Bassist Terry Butler (DENIAL FIEND, DEATH, SIX FEET UNDER, MASSACRE) was interviewed earlier tonight (Sunday, July 31) by HeavyMetalBuzz.com's The Vampyr. You can now listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. Horror metal supergroup DENIAL FIEND will release its second full-length album, "Horror Holocaust", on August 2 via Ibex Moon Records. Recorded at ...

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WHITE WIZZARD: New Album Details Revealed

Los Angeles traditional heavy metal act WHITE WIZZARD will release its new album, "Flying Tigers", on September 19 via Earache Records. The CD features twelve new tracks and expands on the band's traditional heavy metal blueprint, with songs ranging from fist-pumping NWOBHM-style anthems, through the arena rock power of "Starchild", to a six-track epic concept ...

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STEEL PANTHER To Release New Album In October

The outrageous and popular '80s-style "hair" band STEEL PANTHER will release its new album on October 18. No further details are currently available. Featuring Michael Starr (real name Ralph Saenz; ex-L.A. GUNS), drummer Stix Zadinia, bassist Lexxi Foxxx, and guitarist Satchel (real name Russ Parrish; ex-FIGHT), STEEL PANTHER (formerly known as METAL SKOOL) is ...

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24-7 SPYZ Reunion Show Announced

The South Bronx, New York funk/metal/soul act 24-7 SPYZ, featuring Jimi Hazel (guitar and vocals), Rick Skatore (bass and vocals) and Tobias Ralph (drums) will bring the power of heavy metal soul to the Highline Ballroom, 431 W. 16th Street (between 9th and 10th Ave), in New York on August 6. Please note that this ...

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DENIAL FIEND: 'Horror Holocaust' Details Revealed

Horror metal supergroup DENIAL FIEND will release its second full-length album, "Horror Holocaust", on August 2 via Ibex Moon Records. Recorded at Mana Recording Studios in St. Petersburg, Florida, the long-awaited follow-up to 2007's "They Rise" is the band's first CD to feature DENIAL FIEND's current lineup of drummer Rob Rampy (D.R.I.), vocalist Blaine Cook ...

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WHITE WIZZARD Parts Ways With Singer WYATT ANDERSON

California traditional heavy metallers WHITE WIZZARD have parted ways with vocalist Wyatt Anderson and are currently on the road with a stand-in singer, former CELLADOR frontman Mike Germino. According to a posting on the WHITE WIZZARD Facebook page, "Wyatt Anderson wrote WHITE WIZZARD three weeks before [the group's current] tour [with FORBIDDEN] and said he ...

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DANKO JONES Parts Ways With Drummer, Announces Replacement

Canada's DANKO JONES has parted ways with drummer Dan Cornelius and has replaced him with Atom Willard. With a history in bands like ROCKET FROM THE CRYPT, THE OFFSPRING and SOCIAL DISTORTION and being a current member of ANGELS & AIRWAVES, the experience and talent Atom is bringing to the band will be the beginning ...

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OBITUARY's RALPH SANTOLLA Pays Tribute To Fallen JON OLIVA'S PAIN Guitarist MATT LAPORTE

OBITUARY/DEICIDE guitarist Ralph Santolla has released the following statement to BLABBERMOUTH.NET regarding the passing of JON OLIVA'S PAIN/ex-CIRCLE II CIRCLE guitarist Matt LaPorte (pictured below): "OBITUARY is on tour, and we've had limited Internet access. "When [OBITUARY/ex-SIX FEET UNDER bassist] Terry Butler told me he got a message about Matt passing away, I hoped and ...

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VINCE NEIL Performs With STEEL PANTHER In Las Vegas (Video)

MÖTLEY CRÜE frontman Vince Neil joined STEEL PANTHER on stage this past Saturday night (April 2) at the Ovation Lounge (inside the Green Valley Ranch Hotel & Casino) in Henderson, Nevada. to perform the CRÜE classics "Live Wire" and "Kickstart My Heart". Multi-camera video footage of his appearance can be viewed below. Featuring Michael Starr ...

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DANKO JONES: 'I Think Bad Thoughts' Video Released

DANKO JONES's video for "I Think Bad Thoughts", the third and final installment of the "Below The Belt" video trilogy, can be viewed below (courtesy of Billboard.com). The video marks the return of an all-star cast that had been previously featured in both of the band's epic "Full of Regret" and "Had Enough" videos. "I ...

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To Hell With God - DEICIDE

"To Hell With God" is the title of the new DEICIDE album, eh? How shocking that the quartet would choose a title so blatant in its blasphemy when the storied Floridian death metal band has always prided itself on its subtlety in matters of protest against blind faith followers of white-light religions. "Yeah, right" as ...

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OBITUARY/DEICIDE Guitarist Pays Tribute To GARY MOORE

Guitarist Ralph Santolla (OBITUARY, DEICIDE, DEATH, ICED EARTH) has released the following statement to BLABBERMOUTH.NET regarding the passing of legendary axeman Gary Moore: "Once again, the world has lost a unique voice, a major talent. "If it wasn't for Gary Moore, my life would have been very different. "Three guys — Gary, Randy Rhoads and ...

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TANGENT PLANE To Release 'Project Elimi' Next Month

German progressive power metallers TANGENT PLANE will release their second album, "Project Elimi", on March 25 via 7Hard Records. The CD was mixed and mastered by Roberto Dimitri Liapakis and Christian Schmid. The cover artwork was created by Jonas Kawalek (MYSTIC PROPHECY, DEVIL'S TRAIN). "Project Elimi" track listing: 01. One Month In Real-Time 02. One ...

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WHITE WIZZARD Announces Return Of Vocalist WYATT ANDERSON

Los Angeles traditional metal heroes WHITE WIZZARD have announced the return of vocalist Wyatt Anderson to the group's ranks. Affectionately known as "The Screamin' Demon", the fan favorite who previously appeared on the band's sophomore release, "Over The Top", has rejoined the band as the full-time frontman. He replaces Peter Ellis, whose U.S. visa issues ...

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DANKO JONES Completes Filming 'I Think Bad Thoughts' Video

Canadian rock trio DANKO JONES has officially wrapped filming of the third and final installment for the "Below the Belt" music video trilogy. "I Think Bad Thoughts" marks the return of an all-star cast that had been previously featured in both of the epic "Full of Regret" and "Had Enough" videos. The video starring Elijah ...

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DANKO JONES Interviewed On Winnipeg's POWER 97

On January 25, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada radio station Power 97 conducted an interview with DANKO JONES frontman and namesake. You can now listen to the chat in two parts below. DANKO JONES recently released the second in the soon-to-be music video trilogy from the album "Below the Belt" (Bad Taste Records/Caroline). The new highly-stylized, film-like ...

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DANKO JONES Interviewed By NIKKI SIXX (Audio)

DANKO JONES frontman and namesake was interviewed on a recent edition of "Sixx Sense", the new national radio program hosted by MÖTLEY CRÜE bassist Nikki Sixx. You can now listen to the chat below. DANKO JONES recently released the second in the soon-to-be music video trilogy from the album "Below the Belt" (Bad Taste Records/Caroline). ...

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Former SCORPIONS Bassist RALPH RIECKERMANN Interviewed (Video)

Argentinean rock journalist Lucas H. Gordon, who currently resides in Hollywood, California, recently conducted an interview with former SCORPIONS bassist Ralph Rieckermann. Ralph talks about playing with the legendary German hard rock band from 1993 to 2003, his departure from the group, his present and future. You can now watch the chat in three parts ...

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OBITUARY Guitarist RALPH SANTOLLA Schedules Free Clinic

Guitarist Ralph Santolla (OBITUARY, DEICIDE, DEATH, ICED EARTH) will take part in a free guitar clinic on Thursday, January 6 at 6:30 p.m. at Seminole Music & Sound (10720 74th Avenue North, Suite F) in Seminole, Florida. Santolla has played in many bands in the past, including EYEWITNESS, DEATH (he never recorded any of their ...

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