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MISFITS Interviewed At 'Monster Mania Con' (Video)

Metal Rules! TV conducted an interview with the MISFITS at the Monster Mania Con, which took place March 8-10 in Cherry Hill, New Jersey. Check out the footage below. MISFITS released their first "proper" live album since the 1980s, "Dea.d. Alive!", on February 5 on CD and limited-edition 12-inch vinyl plus MP3 card. With select ...

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DANZIG: First 25th-Anniversary Tour Dates Announced

This year marks DANZIG's 25th anniversary and the band will play a series of live dates in the U.S. and in Europe. The first leg of the DANZIG 25th-anniversary tour has now been confirmed. All dates will feature DANZIG, plus Glenn Danzig and his former MISFITS bandmate Doyle Wolfgang Von Frankenstein performing the music of ...

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CHARIOTS OF THE GODS: 'Tides Of War' Video Released

"Tides Of War", the new video from Ottawa, Ontario, Canada-based melodic death thrashers CHARIOTS OF THE GODS, can be seen below. The song is the title track of the band's full-length album, which was released on January 29. Produced by award-winning producer/engineer/mixer Glen Robinson, who has worked with RAMONES, AC/DC, GWAR, ANNIHILATOR and VOIVOD, the ...

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DANZIG To Celebrate 25th Anniversary

This year marks DANZIG's 25th anniversary and a series of live dates in the U.S. and in Europe will be announced shortly. A message on the official DANZIG web site reads: "Don't dare miss this landmark milestone event as DANZIG hits the stage this special year and he'll be bringing special guest and former MISFITS ...

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MISFITS Schedule New Jersey Signing Session

MISFITS will take part in a in-store signing session on Saturday, February 9 at Vintage Vinyl in Fords, New Jersey. For more information, visit www.vvinyl.com. MISFITS will release their first "proper" live album since the 1980s, "Dea.d. Alive!", on February 5 on CD and limited-edition 12-inch vinyl plus MP3 card. With select tracks ...

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SACRED STEEL: Another New Song Available For Streaming

"When The Siren Calls", a brand new song from veteran German metallers SACRED STEEL, can be streamed using the widget below. The track comes off the band's eighth full-length studio album, "The Bloodshed Summoning", which will be released on February 16 via Cruz Del Sur Music. The CD was produced by Bart Gabriel (CRYSTAL VIPER, ...

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MISFITS To Release 'Dea.d. Alive!' In February

MISFITS will release their first "proper" live album since the 1980s, "Dea.d. Alive!", on February 5 on CD and limited-edition 12-inch vinyl plus MP3 card. With select tracks from the band's encore set at their hometown show in New Jersey added for good measure, (recorded live on "Devil's Night," no less), "Dea.d. Alive!" is an ...

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SACRED STEEL: New Song Available For Streaming

"No God / No Religion", a brand new song from veteran German metallers SACRED STEEL, can be streamed in the YouTube clip below. The track comes off the band's eighth full-length studio album, "The Bloodshed Summoning", which will be released on February 16 via Cruz Del Sur Music. The CD was produced by Bart Gabriel ...

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Photographer JEREMY SAFFER Teams Up With SoundCheck Hollywood For 'Capturing Music' Seminar

After a busy year, culminating with shoots for MEGADETH, COHEED AND CAMBRIA, MOTIONLESS IN WHITE, MISFITS, GWAR, ARSIS and EPICA, spreads in Alternative Press, Revolver and Outburn magazines, as well as time well spent raising over $1,500 for late SUICIDE SILENCE singer Mitch Lucker's daughter Kenadee with a legacy print series (all proceeds went to ...

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Why Are There So Few African-Americans In Metal?

Katon W. De Pena (pictured below) of long-running Long Beach, California-based metallers HIRAX is one of only a handful of black singers fronting metal and hard rock bands. Although there have been other African-Americans playing this genre of music — Jimi Hendrix, Phil Lynott (THIN LIZZY), Byron Davis (GOD FORBID) and Howard Jones (KILLSWITCH ENGAGE) ...

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METALLICA Guitarist's 'Too Much Horror Business' Book: 13-Minute Video Feature Posted Online

A 13-minute video feature on METALLICA guitarist Kirk Hammett's book, "Too Much Horror Business - The Kirk Hammett Collection", can be seen below. Hammett spoke recently with the San Francisco Chronicle about "Too Much Horror Business", which came out on September 25. The oversized 228-page hardback book documents Hammett's love of all things related to ...

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CHARIOTS OF THE GODS To Release 'Tides Of War' In January

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada's deathcore thrashers CHARIOTS OF THE GODS will release their new full-length album, "Tides Of War", on January 29, 2013. Produced by award-winning producer/engineer/mixer Glen Robinson, who has worked with RAMONES, AC/DC, GWAR, ANNIHILATOR and VOIVOD, the CD delivers 14 epic, crushing tracks to follow up their well received 2010 debut EP, "Reverence", ...

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KIRK HAMMETT Performs METALLICA's 'Trapped Under Ice' With DEATH ANGEL; Video Available

METALLICA guitarist Kirk Hammett joined DEATH ANGEL on stage last night (Thursday, November 1) at Public Works in San Francisco, California during a launch party for Kirk's book, "Too Much Horror Business - The Kirk Hammett Collection". You can now watch video footage of his performance below. The event also featured "zombies, burlesque dancers, horror ...

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METALLICA Guitarist Talks To WNYC's 'Soundcheck' About 'Horror' Book; Video, Audio Available

METALLICA lead guitarist Kirk Hammett recently spoke to WNYC's "Soundcheck" about his first book, an oversized photo book called "Too Much Horror Business - The Kirk Hammett Collection", that features hundreds of pictures of his massive horror memorabilia collection. You can listen to the entire segment below and watch an excerpt in the YouTube clip. ...

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METALLICA's KIRK HAMMETT On Horror Movies: 'They're Just Fun'

METALLICA lead guitarist Kirk Hammett has just published his first book, an oversized photo book called "Too Much Horror Business - The Kirk Hammett Collection", that features hundreds of pictures of his massive horror memorabilia collection. According to The Pulse Of Radio, Hammett, who has been collecting items and watching horror movies since he was ...

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PIG DESTROYER: 'Burning Palm' Lyric Video Released

The official lyric video for the song "Burning Palm" from from Virginia grindcore titans PIG DESTROYER, can be seen below. The track comes off the band's fifth-full length and first album in over five years, "Book Burner", which was recorded at guitarist Scott Hull's Visceral Sound Studios. Due on October 22 via Relapse Records, "Book ...

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PIG DESTROYER: Second 'Book Burner' Studio Webisode Available

The second in a series of webisodes featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the making of "Book Burner", the new album from Virginia grindcore titans PIG DESTROYER, can be seen below. The band recorded the razor-sharp fifth-full length and first album in over five years at guitarist Scott Hull's Visceral Sound Studios. Due on October 22 via ...

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