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Video: FEAR FACTORY Performs In Madrid During 'Demanufacture' 20th-Anniversary Tour

Behind-the-scenes footage from FEAR FACTORY's November 16 performance in Madrid, Spain during the "Demanufacture" 20th-anniversary tour can be seen below. FEAR FACTORY's current European trek sees the band playing the "Demanufacture" album in its entirety. They are also showcasing songs from their new CD, "Genexus", which came out on August 7 via Nuclear Blast. Asked ...

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KIRK HAMMETT Admits METALLICA Thought About Firing LARS ULRICH

On November 4, METALLICA guitarist Kirk Hammett was interviewed on the "Quinn & Cantara" morning show on Albany's classic rock radio station PYX 106. You can now listen to the chat using the widget below. A couple of excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On the progress of the recording sessions for METALLICA's follow-up to 2008's ...

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VOLBEAT Parts Ways With Bassist ANDERS KJØLHOLM

In connection with the planning and preparation of VOLBEAT's extensive future plans and wishes for 2016 and onward, the Danish/American rock 'n' rollers have parted ways with bassist Anders Kjølholm. All matters related hereto have been mutually and respectfully agreed upon. VOLBEAT guitarist/vocalist Michael Poulsen and drummer Jon Larsen elaborate: "Anders has been a loyal ...

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FEAR FACTORY's BURTON C. BELL Says American Promoters 'Aren't Interested' In 'Demanufacture' 20th-Anniversary Tour

Singer Burton C. Bell of legendary pioneers of industrial-tinged extreme metal FEAR FACTORY says that the band would like to do a U.S. tour in celebration of the 20th anniversary of their highly revered second studio album, "Demanufacture", but that "promoters aren't interested." FEAR FACTORY will embark on a European trek this month which will ...

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On The Tour Bus With FEAR FACTORY's BURTON C. BELL (Video)

FEAR FACTORY vocalist Burton C. Bell is featured in the latest episode of Digital Tour Bus's "Bus Invaders", which takes you inside the touring vehicle of one of today's top touring acts. The footage was shot on August 6 in Chicago, Illinois. FEAR FACTORY celebrated its 25th anniversary with three West Coast shows last month. ...

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KATAKLYSM Frontman's EX DEO Project To Release New Album In 2017

EX DEO, the reactivated Ancient Roman-themed arsenal fronted by KATAKLYSM singer Maurizio Iacono, is working on a new studio album for an early 2016 release via Napalm Records. According to a press release, the new CD "already has a working title, a master conductor on the orchestration and world-renowned mixer at the helm." Regarding the ...

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FEAR FACTORY Celebrating 25th Anniversary With West Coast Shows

Los Angeles cyber metallers FEAR FACTORY will celebrate their 25th anniversary with three West Coast shows starting tonight (Thursday, October 29) in San Diego. Commented FEAR FACTORY guitarist Dino Cazares: "After 25 years, the soul of this machine is still alive and well. "[I] can't wait to do these special shows from where it all ...

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SPOTIFY Pulls VICTORY RECORDS Catalog Over Royalty Dispute

Independent record label Victory Records has had its catalog of music pulled from streaming music service Spotify as a result of what Victory claims is "Spotify not properly paying publishing revenues due to Victory Records' artists in blatant violation of U.S. copyright laws." According to Victory, Spotify hasn't paid publishing royalties to songwriters and composers ...

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FEAR FACTORY: Bratislava, Slovakia Tour Webisode

The latest FEAR FACTORY tour webisode, featuring footage from the band's July 13 concert at Randal club in Bratislava, Slovakia, can be seen below. FEAR FACTORY's new album, "Genexus", was released on August 7 via Nuclear Blast Entertainment. The follow-up to 2012's "The Industrialist" was co-produced by longtime collaborator Rhys Fulber, along with guitarist Dino ...

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TANK: Lyric Video For New Song 'Make A Little Time'

"Valley Of Tears", the new album from British power metal mercenaries TANK, will be released on September 25. "Valley Of Tears" track listing: 01. War Dance 02. Valley 03. Of Tears 04. Eye Of A Hurricane 05. Hold On 06. Make A Little Time 07. Heading For 08. Eternity 09. Living A Fantasy 10. World ...

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KATAKLYSM Frontman To Resurrect EX DEO Project For New Album

EX DEO, the Ancient Roman-themed arsenal fronted by KATAKLYSM singer Maurizio Iacono, is working on a new studio album — less than two years after Iacono announced that he was taking a break from EX DEO due to scheduling conflicts with his management company and his main band. Said Maurizio: "Yes, it's true. EX DEO ...

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FEAR FACTORY: Webisode From Serbia's EXIT FESTIVAL

Los Angeles cyber metallers FEAR FACTORY have uploaded the latest in a series of webisodes containing behind-the-scenes footage from the band's recent European tour. The 21-minute clip, which focuses on the group's July 12 appearance at the Exit Festival in Novi Sad, Serbia, can be seen below. FEAR FACTORY's new album, "Genexus", was released on ...

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FEAR FACTORY: Official Lyric Video For 'Regenerate' Song

The official lyric video for the song "Regenerate" from Angeles cyber metallers FEAR FACTORY can be seen below. The track is taken from the band's new album, "Genexus", which was released on August 7 via Nuclear Blast Entertainment. The follow-up to 2012's "The Industrialist" was co-produced by longtime collaborator Rhys Fulber, along with guitarist Dino ...

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FEAR FACTORY's MIKE HELLER: Drum-Cam Footage From Ostrava Concert

Drummers From Hell has uploaded drum-cam footage of FEAR FACTORY's Mike Heller performing the song "Protomech" with his bandmates on July 11 at Barrak club in Ostrava, Czech Republic. Check it out below. FEAR FACTORY's new album, "Genexus", was released on August 7 via Nuclear Blast Entertainment. The follow-up to 2012's "The Industrialist" was co-produced ...

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FEAR FACTORY: 'Genexus' First-Week Chart Positions Revealed

"Genexus", the new album from Los Angeles cyber metallers FEAR FACTORY, has registered the following first-week chart positions: Ireland: #7 Australia: #15 Germany: #17 Switzerland: #18 Austria: #25 Finland: #25 UK: #31 Netherlands: #34 Belgium: #35 Canada: #36 USA: #37 Czech Republic: #42 France: #55 Commented the band: "Thank you to everyone who actively support ...

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