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CAVALERA CONSPIRACY: Video Interview Available

Scuzz TV conducted an interview with Max Cavalera and Igor Cavalera of CAVALERA CONSPIRACY at this year's Download festival, which was held June 13-15 at Donington Park, Leicestershire, UK. Watch the chat in two parts below. CAVALERA CONSPIRACY recently tapped Johny Chow (a.k.a. John Mark Bechtel; FIREBALL MINISTRY, SOULS OF WE, ex-SYSTEMATIC, MY RUIN) to ...

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AGONY: New Album To Be Produced By LOGAN MADER

Colombian metal act AGONY will enter the studio on August 14 with producer Logan Mader (former member of MACHINE HEAD/SOULFLY who has produced CAVALERA CONSPIRACY, GOJIRA, DIVINE HERESY, ASESINO) to begin recording its first album in seven years. The follow-up to 2002's "Reborn" will be released in the spring of 2009. AGONY is: Cesar Botero ...

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IGOR CAVALERA: 'I Don't Need' A SEPULTURA Reunion

Metalhead TV conducted an interview with CAVALERA CONSPIRACY/ex-SEPULTURA drummer Igor Cavalera at this year's Hellfest, which was held June 20-22, 2008 in Clisson, France. Watch the seven-minute chat below. When asked for his thoughts on his brother Max's recent statements in the press that he would like to take part in a SEPULTURA ...

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IN FLAMES: Milan Concert Cancelled

Italian news blog Musica Metal reports that Swedish metallers IN FLAMES were forced to cancel tonight's (Saturday, July 12) headlining appearance at the Evolution Festival after a 10-minute hailstorm hit the open-air Idroscalo arena in Milan, Italy (see video below). The band and its crew did their best to keep the show from ...

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KATAKLYSM Re-Signs With NUCLEAR BLAST RECORDS

Canadian extreme metallers KATAKLYSM have re-signed with Nuclear Blast Records. This isn't the first time the band has re-signed to the label either but actually the fourth time; a first in the history of the label. It is a partnership that has thrived for the past 15 years and has produced such classics as "Temple ...

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CAVALERA CONSPIRACY: Pro-Shot Footage From EUROCKÉENNES Festival Available

Professionally filmed video footage of CAVALERA CONSPIRACY — the new project featuring SEPULTURA founding members Max (guitar, vocals) and Igor Cavalera (drums) alongside SOULFLY guitarist Marc Rizzo — performing the title track of its debut album, "Inflikted" on July 5, 2008 at the Eurockéennes festival in Belfort, France can be viewed below. CAVALERA CONSPIRACY recently ...

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DRAGONFORCE Announces European Dates With TURISAS

British extreme epic power metallers DRAGONFORCE will embark on the European leg of their Ultra Beatdown tour in January with special guests TURISAS. Confirmed dates are as follows: Jan. 28 - Netherlands, Tilburg - 013 Jan. 29 - Netherlands, Amsterdam - Melkweg Max Jan. 30 - Belgium, Hasselt - MOD Jan. 31 - France, Paris ...

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VELVET REVOLVER Drummer Brings Out Big Names For Rock Couture

Alice Cooper, Marilyn Manson, Billy Idol, Olympic gold-medalist snowboarder Shaun White, Seth Green, Neil Diamond, pro-BMXer Carey Hart, Mark McGrath, Billy Morrison (CAMP FREDDY), ALICE IN CHAINS, Appolonia Kotera (shopping for longtime friend Prince), Billy Duffy (THE CULT), Rikki Rockett (POISON) and Harry Morton (Viper Room owner) are among the diverse folks dropping by to ...

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SACRED REICH: 'Dig The Band? Fly Your Colors!'

Reactivated Arizona thrashers SACRED REICH have made their official merchandise available at this location. Says bassist/vocalist Phil Rind: "I've talked to them about adding XXL sizes for those of us living the good life! We are working on adding the old-school 'Violent Solutions' t-shirt which was the first one we ever put out. ...

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NATRON Ready To Begin Mixing New Album

Italian death metallers NATRON have issued the following update: "After performing two amazing summer festivals (Neurotic and Sziget Sound) we're now ready to start mixing the new album this coming July 16th, after an endless multi-postponement of the sessions due to availability of the Golem Dungeon Studios (other bands in the meanwhile came to record ...

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OZZFEST 2008 VIP Ticket Packages Announced

Representatives for Ozzfest have announced special VIP ticket packages to enhance the Ozzfest experience on Saturday, August 9 at Pizza Hut Park in Dallas, TX. These packages are now available, along with the general tickets, ranging from $79.50 – $129.50, that recently went on sale. The VIP Packages include exclusive seating (Field - GA Front ...

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SOULFLY Interviewed: Part 1 Available

MTV's Headbanger's Blog has posted the first of three interview segments with SOULFLY members Max Cavalera (guitar, vocals) and Bobby Burns (bass). In the first two clips, which can be viewed below, Max and Bobby discuss the differences between the new disc, "Conquer", and their last album "Dark Ages", and how they wound ...

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KINGDOM OF SORROW Announces More Tour Dates

KINGDOM OF SORROW the band featuring Jamey Jasta (HATEBREED) and Kirk Windstein (DOWN, CROWBAR) has announced more U.S. tour dates in support of its self-titled debut album. The group will perform a number of shows throughout August as it joins the Rockstar Mayhem Tour in the Northeast, in addition to "off" dates with SCUM OF ...

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INCITE Signs With I SCREAM RECORDS

INCITE, the Phoenix, Arizona-based band fronted by SOULFLY/CAVALERA CONSPIRACY frontman Max Cavalera's stepson Richie Cavalera, has inked a deal with I Scream Records. INCITE's entire "Divided We Fail" three-song EP is available for streaming on the group's MySpace page. According to drummer Zak Sofaly, "the songs were all composed in a matter of ...

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DESPISED ICON To Tour Europe With CEPHALIC CARNAGE

Canadian deathcore destruction squad DESPISED ICON will embark on a European tour in August with CEPHALIC CARNAGE. Confirmed dates are as follows: Aug. 14 - Germany, Dinkelsbhl @ Summer Breeze Aug. 15 - Czech Republic, Jaromer @ Brutal Assault Aug. 16 - Germany, Essen @ Turock Aug. 17 - UK, Hull @ The Welly Club, ...

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MAX CAVALERA's Son Performs With CAVALERA CONSPIRACY In Norway; Video Available

Professionally filmed video footage of CAVALERA CONSPIRACY the new project featuring SEPULTURA founding members Max (guitar, vocals) and Igor Cavalera (drums) alongside SOULFLY guitarist Marc Rizzo performing the SEPULTURA classic "Troops of Doom" on June 26 at this year's Hovefestivalen on the island of Tromy, just outside the city of Arendal in Norway, with Max's ...

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SEPULTURA To Play Cuba Next Month

According to DominicanToday.com, Brazilian thrashers SEPULTURA will play two shows in Cuba next month. The concerts, which are being organized by the Cuban Agency of Rock and the Young Communist League, will take place on July 18 at the Antimperialist Tribune and on July 20 in Santa Clara. SEPULTURA entered the studio last ...

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