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IT DIES TODAY: 'Thank You For Drinking' Video Available

"Thank You For Drinking", the new video from Buffalo, New York's IT DIES TODAY, can be viewed below. The song comes off the band's new album, "Lividity", which sold around 1,800 copies in the United States in its first week of release, The CD landed at position No. 10 on the Top New Artist Albums ...

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IT DIES TODAY: 'Lividity' First-Week Sales Revealed

"Lividity", the new album from Buffalo, New York's IT DIES TODAY, sold around 1,800 copies in the United States in its first week of release, according to Nielsen SoundScan. The CD landed at position No. 10 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, which lists the best-selling albums by new and developing artists, defined ...

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ICED EARTH, DEVILDRIVER, SKINDRED Confirmed For U.K.'s HAMMERFEST II

ICED EARTH, DEVILDRIVER, SKINDRED, ATTICA RAGE and PANIC CELL have been confirmed for next year's Hammerfest II festival, set to take place March 11-13, 2010 at Pontins, Prestatyn Sands, North Wales, United Kingdom. The original Hammerfest brought together some of the biggest names in metal for a truly memorable weekend at Pontins, Prestatyn Sands, North ...

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THE DEFILED Signs With IN AT THE DEEP END RECORDS

London, U.K. metallers THE DEFILED will release their mini-album, "1888", on October 5 via In At The Deep End Records. The five-track EP was recorded at Metropolis Studios and is "loosely themed around Jack the Ripper," bassist Drex Exel told ThrashHits.com. "We're a London band and it's hard not to be drawn in by the ...

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THE CULT: Atlantic City Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of THE CULT's July 11, 2009 performance at the House Of Blues in Atlantic City, New Jersey can be viewed below (courtesy of "DREAMTIMENYC"). The band's setlist was as follows: 01. Lil' Devil 02. Electric Ocean 03. Rain 04. I, Assassin 05. Sweet Soul Sister 06. The Witch 07. Spiritwalker 08. Edie ...

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THE WILDHEARTS, ARCHITECTS, GLAMOUR OF THE KILL Confirmed For U.K.'s SONISPHERE Festival

THE WILDHEARTS, ARCHITECTS, GLAMOUR OF THE KILL and FACT have been confirmed for the METALLICA-headlined inaugural Sonisphere festival, set to take place on August 1-2 at the legendary Knebworth Park, United Kingdom. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: METALLICA LINKIN PARK AIRBOURNE ALICE IN CHAINS ANTHRAX ARCHITECTS THE ATARIS ATTACK! ATTACK! AVENGED SEVENFOLD ...

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GRAVEWORM: New Song Available For Streaming

Italian/German gothic black metallers GRAVEWORM will release their seventh album, "Diabolical Figures", on June 16 via Massacre Records. The CD was recorded at Stage One studios in Borgentreich, Germany with producer Andy Classen (DEW-SCENTED, CALLENISH CIRCLE, TANKARD, OCCULT). It contains 10 songs and features a guest appearance by Karsten "Jagger" Jäger from DISBELIEF. The cover ...

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THE CULT Singer: I Don't Want My Legacy To Be 'Sonic Temple'

In July, THE CULT will kick off an international tour on which the band will play its seminal, 1985 "Love" album from start to finish. The "Love" album is viewed by fans and worldwide media as THE CULT's pre-eminent release. From the immediately recognizable opening notes of "She Sells Sanctuary", through Billy Duffy's psychedelic guitar ...

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GRAVEWORM: New Album Artwork, Track Listing Revealed

Italian/German gothic black metallers GRAVEWORM will release their seventh album, "Diabolical Figures", on June 16 via Massacre Records. The CD was recorded at Stage One studios in Borgentreich, Germany with producer Andy Classen (DEW-SCENTED, CALLENISH CIRCLE, TANKARD, OCCULT). It contains 10 songs and features a guest appearance by Karsten "Jagger" Jäger from DISBELIEF. The cover ...

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HATEBREED, VOIVOD, IN THIS MOMENT, SUICIDE SILENCE Confirmed For U.K.'s DOWNLOAD Festival

HATEBREED, A DAY TO REMEMBER, IN THIS MOMENT, THERAPY?, GOD FORBID, BACKYARD BABIES, HOSTILE, MIDDLE CLASS RUT, NO AMERICANA, ESOTERICA, SUICIDE SILENCE, TIM "RIPPER" OWENS, VOIVOD, SYLOSIS, TURBO WOLF, WE ARE THE OCEAN and DEF LEPPARD guitarist Phil Collen's side-project MAN RAZE have been confirmed for this year's Download festival, set to take place June ...

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DOWN, LACUNA COIL, CHRIS CORNELL, JOURNEY Confirmed For U.K.'s DOWNLOAD Festival

DOWN, LACUNA COIL, CHRIS CORNELL and JOURNEY are among the newly confirmed bands for this year's Download festival, set to take place June 12-14 at Donington Park, United Kingdom. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: ANVIL ARCHITECTS BILLY TALENT BLACK STONE CHERRY BUCKCHERRY CHRIS CORNELL CLUTCH DEF LEPPARD DEVILDRIVER DOWN DRAGONFORCE DREAM THEATER ...

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SEPULTURA, PARADISE LOST Confirmed For U.K.'s HAMMERFEST

SEPULTURA, PARADISE LOST, ARCHITECTS, MARYA ROXX, KIUAS, IMICUS and POWER QUEST have been confirmed for the Hammerfest 2009 festival, set to take place April 24-25 at at Pontins, Prestatyn Sands, North Wales. The festival will feature 50 metal acts in total. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: ALESTORM ANNOTATIONS OF AN AUTOPSY ARCHITECTS ...

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TYPE O NEGATIVE, GLASSJAW Classics To Be Reissued

Roadrunner Records will re-release two crucial albums from the label's deep, highly respected catalog. TYPE O NEGATIVE's essential "Slow, Deep and Hard" and GLASSJAW's genre-defining "Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Silence" will be re-entering the marketplace on March 24 with an assortment of added audio and visual bonuses. TYPE O's head-turning, raw debut, ...

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THE ARUSHA ACCORD Preparing To Record Debut Album

Straight off the road from a week with ABOUT A PLANE CRASH, Reading, U.K.based tech metal sextet THE ARUSHA ACCORD is preparing hit the studio to record its debut album. This highly anticipated follow-up to the critically acclaimed EP "Nightmares in the Ocean" (Basick) will be recorded at Outhouse Studios (ENTER SHIKARI, FUNERAL FOR A ...

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ARCHITECTS: 'Hollow Crown' European Release Delayed

"Hollow Crown", the new album from the British modern metal band ARCHITECTS, has had its European release date (outside U.K.) pushed back to the end of February from the previously announced January 26. The delay is being blamed on "logistical problems at distribution." The CD will now be made available on the following dates: Germany, ...

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SUICIDE SILENCE To Tour With SLAYER This Summer?

California deathcore masters SUICIDE SILENCE are strongly rumored to have landed a support slot on SLAYER's upcoming U.S. tour. The early summer trek, which is expected to be announced on Monday, January 26, will be a co-headlining bill between SLAYER and another, yet-to-be-announced band. In recent weeks, there have been rumors that SLAYER and MARILYN ...

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