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DEMIRICOUS Announce New Drummer

Indianapolis-based death/thrash metal band DEMIRICOUS have announced the addition of touring drummer Mike Rafferty to the group's ranks. "This will be a trial before making him the permanent band member," reads an official press release. "He has previously drummed for GOD BELOW and BRAND NEW SIN. He has also recently done drum teching for TRIVIUM. ...

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REMEMBERING NEVER Announce Headlining Tour

REMEMBERING NEVER have announced the first of many headlining tours to come in 2006, this one to be supported by RAMALLAH, DEATH BEFORE DISHONOR and SUFFOCATE FASTER. REMEMBERING NEVER have a long history in the hardcore scene, and their sound can be described as fierce, chaotic hardcore with melodic overtones and steadfast socio-political themes. The ...

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THE AUTUMN OFFERING Bassist: 'All I Know How To Do Is Play Music And Deliver Pizzas'

Bassist Sean Robbins of Daytona Beach, Florida's THE AUTUMN OFFERING recently spoke to Revolver magazine about the songwriting process for the group's sophomore album, tentatively due in May via Victory Records. The group will enter Audiohammer Studios in Orlando, Florida in February with producer Jason Suecof (GOD FORBID, TRIVIUM) to begin recording the follow-up to ...

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TRIVIUM's HEAFY Auctioning Gibson Les Paul Supreme Guitar

According to a posting on the Roadrunner Records U.K. web site, TRIVIUM frontman Matt Heafy is selling his stunning Gibson Les Paul Supreme on eBay. This "awesome white beast" is featured in the band's "A Gunshot to the Head of Trepidation" video and was used throughout the Ozzfest 2005 tour. The guitar, which will be ...

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Belgium's BLOODSHOT Sign With SCARLET RECORDS

Belgian hardcore metallers BLOODSHOT have inked a deal with Italy's Scarlet Records. The group's debut album was released in 2002 on the Finnish label Cartel Records and and was supported by gigs with such well-known acts as SIX FEET UNDER, STAMPIN’ GROUND and HEAVEN SHALL BURN, among others. BLOODSHOT's new CD, entitled "Ultimate Hatred", was ...

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TRIVIUM: 'Ascendancy' Voted 'Album Of The Year' By KERRANG! Magazine

TRIVIUM's second album and Roadrunner debut, "Ascendancy", has been voted "Album of the Year" by Britain's Kerrang! magazine. As previously reported, TRIVIUM's sophomore album, "Ascendancy", has been officially certified silver in the U.K. for sales in excess of 60,000 copies. TRIVIUM were recently named Yahoo! Music's "Who's Next?" winner for the month of December. Accumulating ...

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TRIVIUM: 'Ascendancy' Certified Silver In The U.K.

TRIVIUM's sophomore album, "Ascendancy", has been officially certified silver in the U.K. for sales in excess of 60,000 copies. As previously reported, TRIVIUM were recently named Yahoo! Music's "Who's Next?" winner for the month of December. Accumulating 37% of the votes, TRIVIUM won an exclusive performance and interview that is now available at Yahoo.com. Watch ...

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ROADRUNNER UNITED Concert: More Than 200 Photos Posted Online

Members of more than 30 current and former acts on Roadrunner Records came together for a special one-offf concert at the Nokia Theatre on Thursday night (Dec. 15) for Roadrunner United, a celebration of the label's 25th year in the metal business. Over 200 photos of this once-in-a-lifetime event, including pictures of members of SLIPKNOT ...

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TRIVIUM: 'Who's Next' Interview, Live Performance Available

Orlando, Florida metal sensation TRIVIUM were recently named Yahoo! Music's "Who's Next?" winner for the month of December. Accumulating 37% of the votes, TRIVIUM won an exclusive performance and interview that is now available at Yahoo.com. The band stopped by Yahoo!'s L.A. studios on November 28 to perform two songs from "Ascendancy", along with taping ...

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DEMIRICOUS Hard At Work On Debut Video

Indianapolis-based death/thrash metal band DEMIRICOUS are currently working on their debut video for the track "Vagrant Idol" with acclaimed director Dale "Rage" Resteghini (HATEBREED, MUDVAYNE, ILL NINO, SHADOWS FALL). Co-directing is Resteghini's protégé Frankie Nasso (SWORN ENEMY, DANNY DIABLO, AUGUST BURNS RED). "I think we've got an ace in the hole with this one," commented ...

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THE MERCY CLINIC: More West Coast Dates Announced

THE MERCY CLINIC, the new San Francisco Bay Area-based band featuring former DAMAGEPLAN frontman Patrick Lachman, guitarists Brian Harrah (PROFESSIONAL MURDER MUSIC) and Josh Stinson (DRIST), bassist Steed Najera (TRIPLE SEVEN), and drummer Bevan Davies (DANZIG, COMES WITH THE FALL, JERRY CANTRELL), have lined up the following dates in January: Jan. 06 - The Boardwalk ...

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Fear in a Handful of Dust - HURTLOCKER

One moment while I Q-Tip the blood out of my ears. There we go. So why does it take a label in Austria to sign a fearsome thrash-beast from Chicago when said band has been in our midst since 2000? For shame U.S. labels, you've missed a golden opportunity to sign a band called HURTLOCKER, ...

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VINNIE PAUL's First On-Camera Interview Since DIMEBAG's Death To Air On 'Headbanger's Ball'

Former PANTERA/DAMAGEPLAN drummer Vinnie Paul Abott's first on-camera interview since losing his brother, "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott, on December 8, 2004 will air on MTV2's "Headbanger's Ball" this weekend as part of a "Dime Tribute" special. The two-hour program will kick off at midnight Saturday and will feature "tons" of PANTERA and DAMAGEPLAN videos, plus clips ...

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MANNTIS Comment On THEY'RE STILL THE LAW Tour; Shoot New Video

Southern California quintet MANNTIS were recently added to the They're Still The Law Tour featuring ANTHRAX, GOD FORBID and SWORN ENEMY, which kicks off early next year. This will be preceded by a string of West Coast headlining shows. The group recently completed a highly successful run on the 10 Years of Brutality Tour alongside ...

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BRAND NEW SIN Added To Select JÄGERMEISTER MUSIC TOUR Dates

BRAND NEW SIN recently completed a highly successful U.S. tour with BLACK LABEL SOCIETY and are now gearing up for three headlining shows. They will then kick off the New Year with a few dates on the Jägermeister Music Tour opening for DISTURBED in support of "Recipe for Disaster", their highly acclaimed new album. The ...

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DEMIRICOUS Seek 'Angry Young People' For 'Vagrant Idol' Video Shoot

Indianapolis-based death/thrash metal band DEMIRICOUS have recruited acclaimed director Dale "Rage" Resteghini (HATEBREED, MUDVAYNE, ILL NINO, SHADOWS FALL) to helm their debut video for the track "Vagrant Idol". Co-directing will be Resteghini's protege Frankie Nasso (SWORN ENEMY, DANNY DIABLO, AUGUST BURNS RED). According to Dale, "The premise of the video is to help show that ...

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TRIVIUM Frontman: 'This Is By Far The Best American Tour Yet'

Guitarist/vocalist Matt Heafy of the Orlando, Florida metal sensations TRIVIUM has posted the following message on the group's official web site: "The [North American] tour [with CHILDREN OF BODOM and AMON AMARTH] has been outstanding. This is by far the best American tour yet. The reactions are insane, the crowds fantastic, the bands we're touring ...

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DEMIRICOUS: New Music Posted Online

Indianapolis-based death/thrash metal band DEMIRICOUS have posted the following message on their official web site: "We just put up two new mp3's from our new CD. The tracks that we put up are 'Vagrant Idol' and 'To Serve Is To Destroy' [at this location]. Please check them out and tell your friends about ...

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FEAR FACTORY, NINE INCH NAILS, AEROSMITH, H.I.M. Concert Attendance Figures Revealed

The following are a few select recent heavy metal/hard rock concert attendance figures, as reported by Billboard magazine: Artist/Event: FEAR FACTORY, SOILWORK, STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, DARKANE Venue: House of Blues City/State: San Diego, Calif. Date: Nov. 27, 2005 Gross Sales: $8,916 Attendance: 406 Capacity: 1,100 Artist/Event: NINE INCH NAILS, SAUL WILLIAMS Venue: Cox Arena City/State: ...

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