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STEEL PANTHER Covers BACKSTREET BOYS

According to Classic Rock magazine, the outrageous and popular '80s-style "hair" band STEEL PANTHER will release a new single on June 13 — a surprise cover version of BACKSTREET BOYS' mega-hit "I Want It That Way". This will only be available as a download single. A loosely scripted docu-reality show which follows the ...

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BONDED BY BLOOD: European Tour Dates Announced

Pomona, California thrashers BONDED BY BLOOD have scheduled the following European tour dates: Aug. 12 - Josefov, Czech Republic - Brutal Assault Open Air Festival Aug. 13 - Leeds, UK - The Well Aug. 14 - Edinburgh, UK - Bannerman's Aug. 15 - Derby, UK - Bloodstock Open Air Commented BONDED BY BLOOD frontman Jose ...

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STEEL PANTHER Drummer Talks About COMEDY CENTRAL Show Pilot

On Thursday, May 13, Shawn of Rockstar Radio (Hamilton, Montana's KBAZ-FM) conducted an interview with drummer Stix Zadinia of the outrageous and popular '80s-style "hair" band STEEL PANTHER. You can now listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. A loosely scripted docu-reality show which follows the members of STEEL PANTHER as they attempt ...

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Previously Unheard RONNIE JAMES DIO Chat Posted Online

Ralph Sutton of the nationally syndicated rock radio show "The Tour Bus" has released the following message: "About 10 years ago, Ronnie James Dio came in the studio and I decided to just hit record on an in-studio mic and tape everything that was said both ON and OFF the air. His wife [Wendy] was ...

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DARKSIDE Guitarist To Tour With SAWTHIS

Janos Murri, who was the session guitarist for DARKSIDE on the band's tour with MOONSPELL in 2007 and a recording member of DEMOLITION, has been recruited by Italian death/thrashers SAWTHIS to play guitar on their upcoming East European tour supporting Polish death metallers VADER. Janos, who started his musical endeavors in the ranks of RESURRECTURIS, ...

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STEEL PANTHER TV Show Coming To COMEDY CENTRAL

A loosely scripted docu-reality show which follows the members of the outrageous and popular '80s-style "hair" band STEEL PANTHER as they attempt to bring back heavy metal is one of the pilots that were ordered by Comedy Central as part of the network's next year of production. Tentatively titled "Steel Panther", the show is created ...

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DESTRUCTION Frontman Interviewed On 'The Santollicas'; Audio Available

Bassist/vocalist Marcel "Schmier" Schirmer of German thrash metal veterans DESTRUCTION was interviewed on a recent edition of "The Santollicas", the new Bogota, Colombia-based radio show hosted by guitarist Ralph Santolla (OBITUARY, DEICIDE, DEATH, ICED EARTH) and his wife, Svetlana. The chat is now available for streaming in five parts below. You can listen and/or watch ...

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Guitarist GUS G. Talks About How He Landed OZZY OSBOURNE Gig On 'The Santollicas'

FIREWIND/OZZY OSBOURNE guitarist Gus G. was interviewed on last Wednesday's (April 14) edition of "The Santollicas", the new Bogota, Colombia-based radio show hosted by guitarist Ralph Santolla (OBITUARY, DEICIDE, DEATH, ICED EARTH) and his wife, Svetlana. The chat is now available for streaming in five parts below. You can listen and/or watch "The Santollicas" at ...

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OBITUARY Guitarist To Interview GUS G. On 'The Santollicas'

FIREWIND/OZZY OSBOURNE guitarist Gus G. will be interviewed on today's (Wednesday, April 14) edition of "The Santollicas", the new Bogota, Colombia-based radio show hosted by guitarist Ralph Santolla (OBITUARY, DEICIDE, DEATH, ICED EARTH) and his wife, Svetlana. Santolla says, "Today's show will focus on great guitarists. We will feature Gary Moore, Randy Rhoads, Uli Jon ...

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STEEL PANTHER Guitarist Interviewed

ThrashHits.com conducted an inteview with guitarist Satchel (real name Russ Parrish; ex-FIGHT) of California rockers STEEL PANTHER in March 2010 during the band's U.K. tour. You can now watch the chat below. STEEL PANTHER's first collection of original material, "Feel The Steel", was produced by Jay Ruston and was officially released in the U.S. on ...

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BONDED BY BLOOD: New Song Posted Online

"Prototype: Death Machine", a brand new song from Pomona, California thrashers BONDED BY BLOOD, is available for streaming on the band's MySpace page. The song comes off the group's recently completed new album, "Exiled To Earth", which is due later in the year via Earache Records. Commented BONDED BY BLOOD vocalist Jose Barrales: ...

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WHITE WIZZARD: New Video Interview Available

Metal Gods TV conducted an interview with Los Angeles-based traditional metallers WHITE WIZZARD at the Hammerfest II festival, which was held March 11-13, 2010 at Pontins, Prestatyn Sands, North Wales, United Kingdom. You can now watch the chat below. WHITE WIZZARD will be IRON MAIDEN frontman Bruce Dickinson's guests on Friday, April 2 during Bruce's ...

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OBITUARY Guitarist Launches Weekly Radio Show

Guitarist Ralph Santolla (OBITUARY, DEICIDE, DEATH, ICED EARTH) has issued the following update: "Just came back from Europe with OBITUARY. It was pretty awesome this time. "I finally made it to Rome and saw the Coliseum. "We had a band from Andorra with us called PERSEFONE. They kicked ass every night! It was their first ...

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WHITE WIZZARD: New Video Interview Posted Online

Felicity Hall conducted an interview with Los Angeles-based traditional metallers WHITE WIZZARD at the Hammerfest II festival, which was held March 11-13, 2010 at Pontins, Prestatyn Sands, North Wales, United Kingdom. You can now watch the chat below. WHITE WIZZARD will be IRON MAIDEN frontman Bruce Dickinson's guests on Friday, April 2 during Bruce's weekly ...

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CAULDRON, WHITE WIZZARD Members Interviewed On 'The Governor's Ball'

Vocalist/bassist Jason Decay of Toronto's CAULDRON and bassist Jon Leon of Los Angeles traditional metallers WHITE WIZZARD were interviewed for the latest episode of "The Governor's Ball". You can now stream the program in two parts below. CAULDRON's "Chained Up In Chains" video can be viewed below. Shot during the recently completed "Waste The World" ...

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WHITE WIZZARD, JUDAS PRIESTESS Interviewed On 'Talking Metal'

This latest episode of "Talking Metal" features an interview hosts Mark Strigl and John Ostronomy conducted with Jon Leon and Erik Kluiber of the Los Angeles-based traditional metal act WHITE WIZZARD. The episode also contains the "Talking Metal Live" interview with Militia and Grace of New York's all-female JUDAS PRIEST tribute act JUDAS PRIESTESS. The ...

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WOE OF TYRANTS: New Song Available For Streaming

Ohio's WOE OF TYRANTS will release its third album, "Threnody", on April 13 via Metal Blade Records. The track listing for the CD is as follows: 01. Tetelestai 02. Creatures Of The Mire 03. Venom Eye 04. Tempting The Wretch 05. Threnody 06. Bloodsmear 07. The Venus Orbit 08. Lightning Over Atlantis 09. Singing The ...

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WHITE WIZZARD Guitarist Interviewed On 'Mars Attacks'

Guitarist Erik Kluiber of the Los Angeles-based traditional metal act WHITE WIZZARD was the featured guest on a recent edition of the "Mars Attacks" radio show with host Victor M. Ruiz. You can now stream the interview using the audio player below. WHITE WIZZARD has confirmed a U.K. tour with German melodic metallers EDGUY. The ...

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DENIAL FIEND Putting Finishing Touches On New Album

"Horror metal" supergroup DENIAL FIEND is putting the finishing touches on its follow-up to 2007's "They Rise" for a late 2010 release via Ibex Moon Records. According to guitarist Sam Williams, the as-yet-untitled CD will contain eight "gore-filled tracks," including "Hell Asylum", which will feature guest guitar solos from Steve Swanson (SIX FEET UNDER, MASSACRE), ...

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CAULDRON, BONDED BY BLOOD Interviewed On 'Ragnarok Radio'

Canadian traditional metallers CAULDRON and Pomona, California thrashers BONDED BY BLOOD were interviewed for episode 48 of the "Ragnarok Radio" podcast (web site). The podcast is now available for streaming using the audio player below. CAULDRON's "Chained Up In Chains" video can be viewed below. Shot during the recently completed "Waste The World" ...

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WOE OF TYRANTS: 'Threnody' Artwork Unveiled

Ohio's WOE OF TYRANTS will release its third album, "Threnody", on April 13 via Metal Blade Records. According to a press release from the label, "This time around, the guys have seriously turned up the shred-knob and churned out some of the most exciting songs we've heard swirling around the Metal Blade offices in quite ...

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