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WEST BOUND Feat. CHAS WEST And ROY Z: 'Dance Of Life' Video

"Dance Of Life", the new video from WEST BOUND, the hard-hitting Los Angeles-area rock band featuring vocalist Chas West (RESURRECTION KINGS, BONHAM, LYNCH MOB), guitarist/producer Roy Z (BRUCE DICKINSON, HALFORD, TRIBE OF GYPSIES), guitarist Jimmy Burkard, bassist Jason Cornwell and drummer Dave "Chilli" Moreno, can be seen below. The song is taken from WEST BOUND's ...

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Listen To New TORA TORA Song 'Silence The Sirens'

In 2017, Memphis rockers TORA TORA were approached by Frontiers Music Srl about recording a proper new studio album and they enthusiastically jumped at the opportunity. The resulting LP, "Bastards Of Beale", set for release on February 22, brings back the magic of the band's blues-rooted hard rock sound that gained them a loyal following ...

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WEST BOUND Feat. CHAS WEST And ROY Z: Making Of 'Volume I' Album (Video)

Behind-the-scenes footage from the making of "Volume I", the debut album from WEST BOUND, hard-hitting new Los Angeles-area rock band featuring vocalist Chas West (RESURRECTION KINGS, BONHAM, LYNCH MOB), guitarist/producer Roy Z (BRUCE DICKINSON, HALFORD, TRIBE OF GYPSIES), guitarist Jimmy Burkard, bassist Jason Cornwell and drummer Dave "Chilli" Moreno, can be seen below. Additionally, Stephen ...

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TORA TORA To Release 'Bastards Of Beale' Album In February

In 2017, Memphis rockers TORA TORA were approached by Frontiers Music Srl about recording a proper new studio album and they enthusiastically jumped at the opportunity. The resulting LP, "Bastards Of Beale", set for release on February 22, brings back the magic of the band's blues-rooted hard rock sound that gained them a loyal following ...

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CHAS WEST And ROY Z Join Forces In WEST BOUND; 'Volume I' Album Due In February

WEST BOUND is a hard-hitting new rock band formed in the Los Angeles area by vocalist Chas West (RESURRECTION KINGS, BONHAM, LYNCH MOB) and renowned guitarist/producer Roy Z (BRUCE DICKINSON, HALFORD, TRIBE OF GYPSIES), with a lineup completed by Jimmy Burkard (guitar), Jason Cornwell (bass) and Dave "Chilli" Moreno (drums). Additionally, Stephen LeBlanc provides keyboards ...

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TORA TORA To Release New Studio Album In 2019

Frontiers Music Srl has announced the signing of Memphis's TORA TORA. The band will commence recording a new studio album in 2018 for a tentative release in early 2019. TORA TORA's mixture of hard rock with its hometown's legendary blues style put the group in a class of its own and the label was thrilled ...

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TORA TORA Reunion To Help Cancer-Stricken Bassist PATRICK FRANCIS

Blues rock outfit TORA TORA, known for '80s metal anthems like "Phantom Rider" and "Amnesia", will reunite this Sunday, August 21 for a benefit concert at Minglewood Hall in Memphis, Tennessee to help bassist Patrick Francis, who was recently diagnosed with cancer. EVERY MOTHER'S NIGHTMARE and ROXY BLUE, both also from Memphis, will provide support ...

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MOTÖRHEAD, FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH, STAIND, TWISTED SISTER, Others Confirmed For ROCKLAHOMA

Rocklahoma — America's biggest Memorial Day Weekend party — will rock the Midwest with an all-star lineup featuring KID ROCK, FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH, STAIND, TWISTED SISTER, DEFTONES, MOTÖRHEAD, and many more from May 23 to May 25 at "Catch the Fever" Festival Grounds in Pryor, Oklahoma. The three-day camping festival, featuring the top current ...

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GUNS N' ROSES, ALICE IN CHAINS, KORN Confirmed For ROCKLAHOMA

Rocklahoma celebrates its seventh year May 24, 25 and 26 with a stellar rock lineup not to be missed. GUNS N' ROSES, ALICE IN CHAINS and KORN will headline the three-day camping festival which features the top current active rock artists and classic bands at "Catch the Fever" Festival Grounds in Pryor, Oklahoma. Rocklahoma is ...

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MORTAD Seeking Second Guitarist

London, England-based, female-fronted metallers MORTAD are seeking a second guitarist. Interested parties can contact the group at [email protected] More information is available on the flyer below. MORTAD's "The Voice" video can be seen below. The song comes off the band's debut album, "The Myth Of Purity", which was made available with the February 2012 issue ...

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MORTAD: 'The Voice' Video Released

"The Voice", the new video from London, England-based, female-fronted metallers MORTAD, can be seen below. The song comes off the band's debut album, "The Myth Of Purity", which was made available with the February 2012 issue of Metal Hammer magazine. The CD, which will receive a more "official" release later in the year, was recorded ...

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MORTAD: Video Highlights Of HAMMERFEST Performance

Video highlights of MORTAD's performance at this year's Hammerfest, which was held March 15-18, 2012 in Prestatyn, North Wales, can be seen below. MORTAD will enter the studio in November with producer Russ Russell (NAPALM DEATH, DIMMU BORGIR, EVILE) to begin recording its sophomore album for a 2013 release. MORTAD's debut CD, "The Myth Of ...

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MORTAD To Enter Studio In November

London, England-based, female-fronted metallers MORTAD will enter the studio in November with producer Russ Russell (NAPALM DEATH, DIMMU BORGIR, EVILE) to begin recording their sophomore album for a 2013 release. MORTAD's debut CD, "The Myth Of Purity", was made available last month with the February 2012 issue of Metal Hammer magazine and will receive a ...

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MORTAD: 'All That's Born Must Be Destroyed' Lyric Video Released

The official lyric video for "All That's Born Must Be Destroyed", a brand new song from the London, England-based, female-fronted metal band MORTAD, can be seen below. The track comes off the group's debut album, "The Myth Of Purity", which was recorded last October with producer Russ Russell (NAPALM DEATH, DIMMU BORGIR, EVILE). The CD ...

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MORTAD: Behind-The-Scenes Footage From 'The Myth Of Purity' Recording Sessions

Behind-the-scenes footage from the recording sessions for "The Myth Of Purity", the forthcoming debut album from the London, England-based, female-fronted metal band MORTAD, can be seen below. The three-minute clip also includes a preview of the CD's cover artwork. "The Myth Of Purity" was recorded last October with producer Russ Russell (NAPALM DEATH, DIMMU BORGIR, ...

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MORTAD: 'Waste Of My Rage' Video Released

"Waste Of My Rage", the new video from the London, England-based, female-fronted metal band MORTAD, can be seen below. The clip was sponsored by the Alchemy apparel clothing brand and produced by the Manchester-based video production company Video Ink. More than a dozen actors were cast for the video, including Collette Von Tora, who agreed ...

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Former OVERSTRAIND, TARPITORCHESTRA, REQUIEM Members Join Forces In TORA

Former members of Finnish bands OVERSTRAIND and TARPITORCHESTRA have joined forces with ex-REQUIEM drummer Jari Huttunen and vocalist Iiro Rantahalvari in a brand new thrash/groove metal act called TORA. TORA recently finished recording its first promotional EP, "New Anatomy", and is currently seeking a suitable label to release the effort. A music video for the ...

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TORA TORA's 'Revolution Day' Officially Released

"Revolution Day", a previously unreleased collection of recordings from late '80s/early '90s Memphis, Tennessee-based rockers TORA TORA, has been made available via FnA Records. According to a press release, "Revolution Day" features material that TORA TORA was working on for the follow-up to "Wild America" when the bandmembers found themselves in the midst of a ...

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MÖTLEY CRÜE 1981 'Paperback Writer' Performance Unearthed

Never-before-seen footage from MÖTLEY CRÜE's second concert (see below) has been unearthed to promote the hard rock/heavy metal-themed auctions of eBay seller EliteWorks. On April 25, 1981 MÖTLEY CRÜE was opening for Y&T at The Starwood, and their manager at the time (Allan Coffman) hired Bell Piper to videotape the performance which featured the CRÜE's ...

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VAN HALEN 1981 Live Footage Posted To Promote Classic Rock Auctions

To promote their melodic rock/heavy metal-themed auctions, eBay seller EliteWorks has posted a long-lost VAN HALEN TV interview from 1981 which includes professionally shot live footage from the band's "Fair Warning" tour. The segment shows the group at the absolute peak of its live powers and perfectly illustrates that VAN HALEN really was the world's ...

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