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DANKO JONES: New Video Blog Available

Canadian rock 'n' roll trio DANKO JONES has posted a second video blog featuring footage from the recording sessions for the band's new album, "Never Too Loud". Watch it below. "Never Too Loud" was released on February 29, 2008 via Bad Taste/Soulfood Music. The CD was recorded at Studio 606 in Los Angeles with Grammy ...

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MACHINE HEAD: Seattle Cancellation Explained

San Francisco Bay Area metallers MACHINE HEAD were forced to cancel their scheduled Seattle concert Saturday night (February 23) on the "More Balls, More Volume, More Strength" tour after frontman Robb Flynn came down with "a severe bronchial infection." Flynn's condition, unfortunately, calls into question the status of tonight's performance in Portland, which may also ...

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TARJA TURUNEN Begins Writing Material For New Solo Album

Former NIGHTWISH singer Tarja Turunen has issued the following update: "Hello, my friends, and regards from Antigua, the land of the sea and sun! "I only heard nice stories about Antigua, so I came to this beautiful Caribbean island 10 days ago searching for some warmness and peace. "I feel that the island has more ...

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ASTARTE: 'Everlast' Video Available

"Everlast", the new video from the Greek female heavy metal trio ASTARTE, can be viewed below. The song comes off the group's fifth album, "Demonized", which was released last year via Avantgarde Music. The CD was mixed at Tico Tico studios in Finland and features guest appearances on vocals by MAYHEM's Attila Csihar, GOD DETHRONED's ...

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DANKO JONES: London Photos, Concert Footage Available

Canadian rock 'n' roll trio DANKO JONES kicked off its European tour in support of the group's new album, "Never Too Loud", at Hoxton in London Tuesday night (February 12). The group's setlist was as follows: 01. Code Of The Road 02. Play The Blues 03. Sticky Situation 04. King Of Magazines 05. Baby Hates ...

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ARCH ENEMY: Russian Dates Announced

Swedish/German extreme metallers ARCH ENEMY have scheduled two shows in Russia in April. Vocalist Angela Gossow comments, "We are very excited to meet our Russian fans! We have heard a lot of crazy stories about YOU — and we sincerely hope they are all true!" The dates are as follows: April 15 - St Petersburg, ...

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Metal - ANNIHILATOR

When you play by your own rules and say what you think you're always going to cause some degree of controversy and piss a handful of people off in the process. The upside (and it's a big upside) is you keep your integrity intact and get the immense satisfaction of knowing that your creation is ...

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ANNIHILATOR Mainman To Guest On 'The Metal File'

ANNIHILATOR mainman Jeff Waters will be the featured guest on "The Metal File" with Mike Metal this Friday night, January 25 at midnight (technically Saturday morning) on CHOM 97.7 FM in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. You can listen to the show live via the Internet at www.chom.com. ANNIHILATOR released its latest album, "Metal", in ...

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EARTHEN: New Tracks Posted Online

EARTHEN, the project featuring Mike Le Gros (ex-NACHTMYSTIUM, NOVEMBERS DOOM), and his wife Angela, has posted two new tracks at the band's MySpace page. The songs will appear on EARTHEN's forthcoming full-length CD, "The Ashes of Transiton", which has been in the making for over a year. Songtitles set to appear on the ...

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DANKO JONES Launches 'DankoTV'

Canadian rock 'n' roll trio DANKO JONES has launched DankoTV via YouTube. In the first episode, you get to hang out backstage at the Horseshoe Tavern in Toronto and watch Danko count down the 10 best albums of 2007. Watch the 10-minute clip below. A brand new DANKO JONES track, entitled "Code of ...

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ANNIHILATOR Mainman: 'I Am Not In MEGADETH!'

ANNIHILATOR's Jeff Waters has shot down reports that he has been asked to play for MEGADETH on the group's upcoming tour following the rumored departure of MEGADETH's most recent guitarist Glen Drover. Although MEGADETH has yet to address the rumors via its official web site, numerous postings on various message boards (including MEGADETH's official forum, ...

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ARCH ENEMY Frontwoman Selling Clothes On eBay

ARCH ENEMY frontwoman Angela Gossow has issued the following update: "Hello, friends, especially my lady friends! My pockets are empty, but my closets are full — so I have decided to sell a bunch of cool clothing items (and other little gimmicks) on eBay. "But before you feel sorry for me that I ...

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AMASEFFER: New Single Posted Online

AMASEFFER, the "holy project" featuring guest appearances by Mats Levén (KRUX, ex-THERION, YNGWIE MALMSTEEN), Angela Gossow (ARCH ENEMY) and Kobi Farhi (ORPHANED LAND), has posted its new single, "Slaves for Life", on the band's official web site. According to the group, "this is the opening track from our first part of a Trilogy ...

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DANKO JONES: More Tour Dates Announced

Canadian rock 'n' roll trio DANKO JONES ahs scheduled the following dates: Dec. 20 - Toronto, Ontario, Canada - Horseshoe Tavern Feb. 12 - London, UK - Hoxton Bar & Grill Feb. 14 - Stockholm, Sweden - Close-Up Boat Feb. 16 - Cologne, Germany - Palladium Apr. 04 - Oslo, Norway - Rockefeller Apr. 06 ...

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ARCH ENEMY Frontwoman Checks In From the Road

ARCH ENEMY vocalist Angela Gossow has issued the following update: "Thanx to everyone for coming out to the Black Crusade tour and showing some love! The tour is going very well, despite all the bad luck and tragic news backstage — everybody is pulling through. All my love goes out to Phil [Demmel, MACHINE HEAD ...

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ANNIHILATOR: Video Interview With JEFF WATERS Available

France's Radio Metal conducted an interview with ANNIHILATOR mainman Jeff Waters on June 2, 2007 in Lyon, France. Watch the chat in three parts below. ANNIHILATOR will release its latest album, "Metal", in North America on January 15, 2008 via SPV. "Metal" was released in Europe in April via SPV Records). The CD's ten new ...

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