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MAX CAVALERA's Son Performs With CAVALERA CONSPIRACY In Slovakia; Video Available

Quality fan-filmed video footage of CAVALERA CONSPIRACY the new project featuring SEPULTURA founding members Max (guitar, vocals) and Igor Cavalera (drums) alongside SOULFLY guitarist Marc Rizzo performing the SEPULTURA classic "Troops of Doom" on June 10 in Bratislava, Slovakia with Max's son Igor sitting behind the drum kit instead of Max's brother is available for ...

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THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN: Video Blog Update Available

New Jersey mathcore giants THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN have issued the first in a series of video blogs from their current tour. Watch the clip below. THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN recently completed an Australian and New Zealand headlining tour. The band is currently headed to Europe for dates with MESHUGGAH and a number of festival ...

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CAVALERA CONSPIRACY's MAX And IGOR Interviewed At Germany's ROCK AM RING; Video Available

Rebel TV conducted an interview with CAVALERA CONSPIRACY's Max (guitar, vocals) and Igor Cavalera (drums) at this year's Rock am Ring festival, which took place June 6-7 in Nrburgring, Germany. Watch the four-and-a-half-minute chat below. CAVALERA CONSPIRACY has tapped Johny Chow (a.k.a. John Mark Bechtel; FIREBALL MINISTRY, SOULS OF WE, ex-SYSTEMATIC, MY RUIN) ...

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SOULFLY: Complete 'Conquer' Details Revealed

In addition to the standard edition of SOULFLY's forthcoming album "Conquer" which will be available on July 29 via Roadrunner Records a special edition of the LP will be released featuring three bonus tracks and a bonus DVD containing a full 65-minute live concert. "Conquer" regular artwork:

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CAVALERA CONSPIRACY: Dutch TV Interview, Performance Footage Available

A short Dutch TV interview with CAVALERA CONSPIRACY's Max (guitar, vocals) and Igor Cavalera (drums), along with professionally filmed video footage of the band's June 1, 2008 performance at the Pinkpop festival in Landgraaf, The Netherlands, can be viewed below. CAVALERA CONSPIRACY has tapped Johny Chow (a.k.a. John Mark Bechtel; FIREBALL MINISTRY, SOULS OF WE, ...

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Win Chance To Meet CAVALERA CONSPIRACY's MAX And IGOR

In honor of CAVALERA CONSPIRACY's forthcoming North American summer tour with THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN, THROWDOWN, BURY YOUR DEAD and INCITE, the band is currently hosting a contest during the entire month of June and on into early July that awards one lucky participant and his or her friend at each stop along the way! ...

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CAVALERA CONSPIRACY: More Pro-Shot Footage From Holland's PINKPOP Festival Available

Professionally filmed video footage of CAVALERA CONSPIRACY the new project featuring SEPULTURA founding members Max (guitar, vocals) and Igor Cavalera (drums) alongside SOULFLY guitarist Marc Rizzo performing the song "Must Kill" yesterday (Sunday, June 1) at the Pinkpop festival in Landgraaf, The Netherlands can be viewed below. Performance footage of the tracks "Sanctuary" and "Roots ...

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CAVALERA CONSPIRACY: Pro-Shot Footage From Holland's PINKPOP Festival Available

Professionally filmed video footage of CAVALERA CONSPIRACY the new project featuring SEPULTURA founding members Max (guitar, vocals) and Igor Cavalera (drums) alongside SOULFLY guitarist Marc Rizzo performing the song "Sanctuary" earlier today (Sunday, June 1) at the Pinkpop festival in Landgraaf, The Netherlands can be viewed at the web site of VPRO's 3voor12 Dutch national ...

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CAVALERA CONSPIRACY Taps FIREBALL MINISTRY Bassist For European Tour

CAVALERA CONSPIRACY the new project featuring SEPULTURA founding members Max (guitar, vocals) and Igor Cavalera (drums) alongside SOULFLY guitarist Marc Rizzo has tapped Johny Chow (a.k.a. John Mark Bechtel; FIREBALL MINISTRY, SOULS OF WE, ex-SYSTEMATIC, MY RUIN) to play bass on the group's current European tour. Joe Duplantier of the French progressive death metallers GOJIRA, ...

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SOILWORK Frontman Interviewed In Malaysia; Video Available

Malaysia's HateTV conducted an interview with SOILWORK frontman Bjrn "Speed" Strid after the band's May 25, 2008 concert at Ruums Club in Kuala Lumpur. The three-minute clip, which includes footage of the group's show in Malaysia, can be viewed below. In other news, SOILWORK has posted the following message on its web site: "We just ...

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SLAYER: 'Reign In Blood' Book Now On Sale

Continuum Books' "33 1/3: Reign in Blood", the first English-language book about SLAYER, is now on sale. The book made its world debut at Square Records in Akron, Ohio Saturday, May 31. The first three copies were signed by author D.X. Ferris, on sale for a special price of $6.66, and numbered 6, 66, and ...

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CAVALERA CONSPIRACY's MAX And IGOR Interviewed On Spanish TV; Second Part Available

CAVALERA CONSPIRACY's Max and Igor Cavalera were interviewed Wednesday night (May 28) on the Spanish late-night TV show "Noche Hache" on Cuatro TV. Watch the entire 11-minute chat below. (Note: The interview was conducted in Spanish/Portuguese.) CAVALERA CONSPIRACY will make its live debut today (Friday, May 30) at the Electric Weekend in Madrid, Spain. CAVALERA ...

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CAVALERA CONSPIRACY: Cover Of POSSESSED's 'The Exorcist' Posted Online

CAVALERA CONSPIRACY the new project featuring SEPULTURA founding members Max (guitar, vocals) and Igor Cavalera (drums) alongside vocalist Joe Duplantier (bass) of the French progressive death metallers GOJIRA and SOULFLY guitarist Marc Rizzo has posted two outtakes/b-side tracks from the recording sessions for the group's debut album, "Inflikted", on the band's MySpace page. Check out ...

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THROWDOWN: New Video Interview Available

Capital Chaos conducted an interview with Orange County, California's hardcore/metal act THROWDOWN in Orangevale during the band's recent tour with SOILWORK, WAR OF AGES and THROUGH THE EYES OF THE DEAD. Watch the six-minute chat below. THROWDOWN's latest album, "Venom & Tears", was released on August 7, 2007 via Trustkill. The CD was produced by ...

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CAVALERA CONSPIRACY's MAX And IGOR Interviewed On Spanish TV; Video Available

CAVALERA CONSPIRACY's Max and Igor Cavalera were interviewed last night (Wednesday, May 28) on the Spanish late-night TV show "Noche Hache" on Cuatro TV. Watch the five-and-a-half-minute segment below. (Note: The interview was conducted in Spanish/Portuguese.) CAVALERA CONSPIRACY will make its live debut tomorrow (Friday, May 30) at the Electric Weekend in Madrid, Spain. CAVALERA ...

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SOULFLY Confirmed For Germany's ROCKAREA Festival

SOULFLY has been confirmed for the Rockarea festival, set to take place August 29-30, 2008 in Losheim, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: SOULFLY SODOM CALIBAN ONKEL TOM BEHEMOTH PRO PAIN CREMATORY HAGGARD KNORKATOR DEW-SCENTED THE SORROW EXCREMENTORY GRINDFUCKERS DESASTER NEAERA SUIDAKRA EPILOGUE ERANGED BY BEAUTY BENIGHTED ICON HERALDER SIX FLYING PUTANAS ...

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Reunited BIOHAZARD Schedules One-Off Reunion Show In New York

The reunited original lineup of BIOHAZARD has scheduled the following dates: Jun. 20 - L'Amour - Staten Island, New York Jul. 04 - Zeche Carl Essen, Germany Jul. 05 - Waldrock Festival Bergum, Holland Jul. 06 - With Full Force Festival Leipzig, Germany Fan-filmed video footage of BIOHAZARD performing the song "Shades of Grey" live ...

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SOILWORK: New Video Interview With BJRN 'SPEED' STRID Posted Online

Capital Chaos conducted an interview with SOILWORK frontman Bjrn "Speed" Strid at the Orangevale, California stop of the band's recent tour with THROWDOWN, WAR OFAGES and THROUGH THE EYES OF THE DEAD. Topics of discussion include arenas vs. clubs, file-sharing, hockey, cruise ship gigs and strange celebrity encounters Watch the five-minute chat below. SOILWORK recently ...

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THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN: 'Black Bubblegum' Video Available

"Black Bubblegum", the new video from THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN, can be viewed below. The second clip from the band's acclaimed new album, "Ire Works", was shot in Los Angeles, California with Ilan Sharone of Pneuamtic Pictures. THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN is currently finishing out its Australian and New Zealand headlining tour. The band will ...

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SOULFLY: 'Conquer' Special Edition To Also Include Bonus DVD

In addition to the standard edition of SOULFLY's forthcoming album "Conquer" which will be available on July 29 via Roadrunner Records a special edition of the LP will be released featuring three bonus tracks and a bonus DVD containing a full 65-minute live concert. The track listing for the special edition of "Conquer" is as ...

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SOULFLY: 'Conquer' Special Edition Detailed

In addition to the standard edition of SOULFLY's forthcoming album "Conquer" which will be available on July 29 via Roadrunner Records a special edition of the LP will be released featuring three bonus tracks. The track listing for the special edition of "Conquer" is as follows: 01. Blood Fire War Hate 02. Unleash 03. Paranoia ...

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NEVER ENOUGH: Footage From Las Vegas Concert Posted Online

NEVER ENOUGH (a.k.a. N3V3R 3N0U6H) the band featuring EIGHTEEN VISIONS guitarist Keith Barney (ex-THROWDOWN) drummer Trevor Friedrich, and ex-LYLAH frontman Norman Matthew has posted video footage from its first-ever live webcast performance, which took place on April 12 at DeepRockDrive in Las Vegas, Nevada. The group performed its debut album, "1.0", in its entirety during ...

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SOULFLY: Photo From 'Unleash' Video Shoot Available

Roadrunner Records has posted a photo from the video shoot for SOULFLY's song "Unleash" the first single off the group's forthcoming album, "Conquer". The clip is being directed by Robert Sexton, who has previously worked with MONDO GENERATOR, AMEN and ICED EARTH, among many others. SOULFLY members Max Cavalera (guitar/vocals), Joe Nunez (drums), ...

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