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Holland's FIELDS OF ROCK Festival Cancelled

This year's Fields of Rock festival which was set to take place June 20-22 at on the Evenemententerrein of Walibi World in Biddinghuizen, the Netherlands has been cancelled due to poor ticket sales and the organizers' inability to secure additional appearances by headliner-level acts to round out the 2008 bill. The following artists were scheduled ...

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SKARHEAD Schedules One-Off Reunion Show In Arizona

New York hardcore legends SKARHEAD are returning for one-show in Tempe, Arizona on April 26, 2008. The band, which features Lord Ezec (a.k.a. Danny Diablo) and Puerto Rican Myke, will make its first live appearance since its last performance at 2006's Superbowl of Hardcore. The rest of the group's lineup will consist of Rigg Ross ...

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Reunited BIOHAZARD Confirmed For Germany's WITH FULL FORCE Festival

The reunited original lineup of BIOHAZARD has been confirmed for this year's With Full Force festival, set to take place July 4-6, 2008 at Flugplatz Roitzschjora in Lbnitz, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: IN FLAMES MACHINE HEAD CAVALERA CONSPIRACY MINISTRY AGNOSTIC FRONT AVENGED SEVENFOLD 1349 A.O.K. BELPHEGOR BIOHAZARD BORN FROM PAIN ...

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WYKKED WYTCH's 'Sweet Dreams' Video Posted Online

The uncensored video for WYKKED WYTCH's cover version of the EURYTHMICS hit song "Sweet Dreams" can be viewed below. The clip was directed by Kevin Custer (MADBALL, OVERKILL, KINGDOM OF SORROW) and was produced by Dale "Rage" Resteghini (MUDVAYNE, TRIVIUM, HATEBREED) of Raging Nation Films. WYKKED WYTCH recently posted four songs from its fourth album, ...

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LIFE OF AGONY Confirmed For Germany's WITH FULL FORCE Festival

LIFE OF AGONY has been confirmed for this year's With Full Force festival, set to take place July 4-6, 2008 at Flugplatz Roitzschjora in Lbnitz, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: IN FLAMES MACHINE HEAD CAVALERA CONSPIRACY MINISTRY AGNOSTIC FRONT AVENGED SEVENFOLD 1349 A.O.K. BELPHEGOR BORN FROM PAIN BROILERS BRUTAL TRUTH CALIBAN ...

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KINGDOM OF SORROW: Detroit Footage Posted Online

Fan-filmed video footage of KINGDOM OF SORROW's March 7, 2008 concert at Magic Stick in Detroit, Michigan can be viewed below (courtesy of "YouGotScanned"). KINGDOM OF SORROW recently shot a video for the song "Lead Into Demise" with director Kevin Custer (MADBALL, OVERKILL, THE CONFESSION, THE DESTRO). It is expected to begin airing in the ...

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AGNOSTIC FRONT: European Tour Dates Announced

New York hardcore legends AGNOSTIC FRONT will embark on a European tour in April. Support on the trek will come from DO OR DIE and HOODS. AGNOSTIC FRONT tour dates: April 10 - Dordrecht, Netherlands @ Biebelot * April 11 - Plymouth, UK @ White Rabbit * April 12 - Sheffield, UK @ City Invasion ...

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MESHUGGAH, DANKO JONES, THE EXPLOITED Confirmed For Germany's WITH FULL FORCE Festival

MESHUGGAH, DANKO JONES and THE EXPLOITED have been confirmed for this year's With Full Force festival, set to take place July 4-6, 2008 at Flugplatz Roitzschjora in Lbnitz, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: IN FLAMES MACHINE HEAD CAVALERA CONSPIRACY MINISTRY AGNOSTIC FRONT AVENGED SEVENFOLD 1349 A.O.K. BELPHEGOR BORN FROM PAIN BROILERS ...

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MADBALL: European Dates Announced

New York hardcore legends MADBALL have issued the following update: "We just got back from our third Australia trip since 2005, and it was a great time. We were lucky to have our friends in DEATH BEFORE DISHONOR along with us this time. "Thanks to everyone in Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, and Perth for coming ...

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KISS Confirmed For Belgium's GRASPOP METAL MEETING

According to Ashladan.be, KISS will perform at this year's Graspop Metal Meeting, set to take place June 27-29, 2008 at De Boeretand in Dessel, Belgium. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: 36 CRAZYFISTS ALCHEMIST APOCALYPTICA ARCH ENEMY AT THE GATES AVENGED SEVENFOLD BEHEMOTH BLACK STONE CHERRY BLEEDING THROUGH BRING ME THE ...

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CATARACT: New Album Preview Available

The European branch of Metal Blade Records has set up a preview MySpace page where you can listen to two new CATARACT songs — "The Separation Of Life And Time" and "Snake Skin" — taken from the Swiss group's self-titled fifth full-length album, which is scheduled for release in Europe on March 25 ...

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MONSTER MAGNET Confirmed For Holland's FIELDS OF ROCK Festival

MONSTER MAGNET has been confirmed for the Fields of Rock festival, set to take place June 20-22 at on the Evenemententerrein of Walibi World in Biddinghuizen, the Netherlands. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: AIRBOURNE APOCALYPTICA ARCH ENEMY BRING ME THE HORIZON BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE CAVALERA CONSPIRACY CHRIS CORNELL DANKO JONES DIMMU ...

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KINGDOM OF SORROW: New York City Footage Posted Online

Fan-filmed video footage of KINGDOM OF SORROW — the band featuring Jamey Jasta (HATEBREED) and Kirk Windstein (DOWN, CROWBAR) — performing at the Knitting Factory in New York City on March 2, 2008 can be viewed below (courtesy of Tgod Industries). KINGDOM OF SORROW recently shot a video for the song "Lead Into Demise" with ...

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ENTOMBED, MILWAUKEE WILDMEN, LAGWAGON Confirmed For Germany's WITH FULL FORCE

ENTOMBED, MILWAUKEE WILDMEN and LAGWAGON have been confirmed for this year's With Full Force festival, set to take place July 4-6, 2008 at Flugplatz Roitzschjora in Löbnitz, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: IN FLAMES MACHINE HEAD CAVALERA CONSPIRACY MINISTRY AGNOSTIC FRONT AVENGED SEVENFOLD 1349 A.O.K. BELPHEGOR BORN FROM PAIN BROILERS BRUTAL ...

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IMMORTAL Confirmed For Belgium's GRASPOP METAL MEETING

Norwegian black metallers IMMORTAL have been confirmed for this year's Graspop Metal Meeting, set to take place June 27-29, 2008 at De Boeretand in Dessel, Belgium. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: 36 CRAZYFISTS ALCHEMIST APOCALYPTICA AT THE GATES AVENGED SEVENFOLD BEHEMOTH BLEEDING THROUGH BRING ME THE HORIZON BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE CAVALERA ...

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KINGDOM OF SORROW Films 'Lead Into Demise' Video

KINGDOM OF SORROW — the band featuring Jamey Jasta (HATEBREED) and Kirk Windstein (DOWN, CROWBAR) — recently shot a video for the song "Lead Into Demise" with director Kevin Custer (MADBALL, OVERKILL, THE CONFESSION, THE DESTRO). It is expected to begin airing in the coming weeks. Photos of KINGDOM OF SORROW's first-ever performance, which took ...

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WYKKED WYTCH: 'Sweet Dreams' Video Trailer Available

The trailer for WYKKED WYTCH's new video, "Sweet Dreams" (EURYTHMICS cover) can be viewed below. The clip, which is set for release in March, was directed by Kevin Custer (MADBALL, OVERKILL, KINGDOM OF SORROW) and produced by Dale "Rage" Resteghini (MUDVAYNE, TRIVIUM, HATEBREED) of Raging Nation Films. WYKKED WYTCH recently posted four songs from its ...

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MESHUGGAH, FINNTROLL, AIRBOURNE Confirmed For Holland's FIELDS OF ROCK Festival

MESHUGGAH, FINNTROLL and AIRBOURNE have been confirmed for the Fields of Rock festival, set to take place June 20-22 at on the Evenemententerrein of Walibi World in Biddinghuizen, the Netherlands. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: AIRBOURNE APOCALYPTICA ARCH ENEMY BRING ME THE HORIZON BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE CAVALERA CONSPIRACY CHRIS CORNELL DANKO ...

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CATARACT: New Song Available For Download

Swiss metalcore act CATARACT has made a new song, "The Separation Of Life And Time", available for download at this location. The track comes off the group's self-titled fifth full-length album, which is scheduled for release in Europe on March 25 via Metal Blade Records. According to a press release, this CD is ...

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SIX FEET UNDER, AVENGED SEVENFOLD, H2O Confirmed For Germany's WITH FULL FORCE Festival

SIX FEET UNDER, AVENGED SEVENFOLD and H2O have been confirmed for this year's With Full Force festival, set to take place July 4-6, 2008 at Flugplatz Roitzschjora in Löbnitz, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: IN FLAMES MACHINE HEAD CAVALERA CONSPIRACY MINISTRY AGNOSTIC FRONT AVENGED SEVENFOLD 1349 7 SECONDS A.O.K. BELPHEGOR BORN ...

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MOTÖRHEAD, ROSE TATTOO, ICED EARTH, CAVALERA CONSPIRACY Confirmed For France's HELLFEST

MOTÖRHEAD, ROSE TATTOO, ICED EARTH, AIRBOURNE, HELLOWEEN, GAMMA RAY, APOCALYPTICA, CAVALERA CONSPIRACY, PORCUPINE TREE, KATATONIA, MORBID ANGEL, KRISIUN and DEATH ANGEL are among the newly confirmed bands for this year's Hellfest festival, set to take place June 20-22, 2008 in Clisson, France. More than 60 groups will perform on two stages. The festival billing is ...

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MOTÖRHEAD, CHRIS CORNELL, DISTURBED, ICED EARTH Confirmed For Holland's FIELDS OF ROCK

MOTÖRHEAD, CHRIS CORNELL, DISTURBED, ICED EARTH, RISE AGAINST, ARCH ENEMY and BRING ME THE HORIZON have been confirmed for the Fields of Rock festival, set to take place June 20-22 at on the Evenemententerrein of Walibi World in Biddinghuizen, the Netherlands. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: JUDAS PRIEST SEX PISTOLS MOTÖRHEAD CAVALERA ...

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