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SEVENDUST Guitarist Talks To THE RAVE TV (Video)

On November 9, The Rave TV conducted an interview with SEVENDUST guitarist John Connolly when the band played at The Rave/Eagles Ballroom in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. You can now watch the chat below. SEVENDUST's ninth studio album, "Black Out The Sun", sold 27,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to land ...

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DEDVOLT Recording Debut Album

DEDVOLT, the Sacramento, California-based rock/metal band featuring SKINLAB frontman Steev Esquivel on guitar, has entered Trident Studios in Pacheco, California with producer Juan Urteaga to begin recording its debut album for an early 2014 release via via Felony1 Records. An eight-minute video clip featuring footage of the drum-tracking sessions for the DEDVOLT CD can be ...

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COAL CHAMBER Rejoined By Bassist NADJA PEULEN

Bassist Nadja Peulen has rejoined COAL CHAMBER, the reformed '90s alt-metal band fronted by current DEVILDRIVER singer Dez Fafara. Comments the band in a statement: "Sometimes change is good. Especially when that change reunites a person with someone from the past who they love and had missed. "That's right, folks, Nadja is back. "We are ...

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EMMURE's FRANK PALMERI Talks To PEEK FROM THE PIT (Video)

Nick Azinas of Peek From The Pit conducted an interview with vocalist Frank Palmeri of the Queens, New York-based deathcore act EMMURE on October 8 at the Electric Ballroom in London, England. You can now watch the chat below. EMMURE will enter the studio later this year to begin recording its sixth full-length album for ...

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LACUNA COIL Completes Recording New Album

Italian heavy rockers LACUNA COIL have completed recording their new album with producer Jay Baumgardner (P.O.D., SEVENDUST, EVANESCENCE, PAPA ROACH) for an early 2014 release via Century Media Records. Says LACUNA COIL singer Cristina Scabbia: "I am so anxious to hear it mixed and mastered." LACUNA COIL co-vocalist Andrea Ferro previously stated about the new ...

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On The Tour Bus With EMMURE (Video)

Digital Tour Bus, which gives fans "an all-access pass" to the tour buses that their favorite bands travel in, has posted its latest episode, focusing on the Queens, New York-based deathcore act EMMURE. The five-minute clip, which was filmed on July 27, 2013 in Tinley Park, Illinois during this past summer's Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem ...

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SLAYER's KERRY KING Wants To Sell You Some 'Coldcock'

SLAYER guitarist Kerry King is part owner of the Coldcock American Herbal Flavored Whiskey, the brand new adult beverage created for the hard-working, bad-ass American by hard-working, bad-ass Americans. Coldcock was co-founded by John Reese (co-creator of the Rockstar Energy Mayhem and Uproar festivals), and Michael Arfin (AGI). On top of that, Coldcock is touted ...

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SEVENDUST Singer Talks To MIDWEST MUSIC SCENE (Video)

Midwest Music Scene conducted an interview with SEVENDUST singer Lajon Witherspoon at the Tulsa State Fair on September 28 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. You can now watch the chat below. Witherspoon told Alternative Addiction in an interview that he plans to start work on a solo project after the band completes the touring and promotion cycle ...

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GUNS N' ROSES, MOTÖRHEAD, TESTAMENT, Ex-IRON MAIDEN Members Pay Tribute To MICHAEL JACKSON

Just in time for Halloween — the first-ever all--metal tribute to the King Of Pop, Michael Jackson, will be released, featuring an all-star lineup that will raise the dead! "Thriller – A Metal Tribute To Michael Jackson" features outstanding performances by Chuck Billy (TESTAMENT), Danny Worsnop (ASKING ALEXANDRIA), Elias Soriano (NONPOINT), Lajon Witherspoon (SEVENDUST), Phil ...

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DOPE: 'Drug Music' Song Teaser Released, New Lineup Announced

Chicago industrial metal outfit DOPE has released a video teaser showcasing the brand new track titled "Drug Music", to be featured on the band's sixth LP, titled "Blood Money", scheduled for release in March 2014. Speaking publicly for the first time in four years, founder and frontman Edsel Dope weighs in what fans can expect: ...

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EMMURE To Enter Studio This Fall

Queens, New York-based deathcore act EMMURE will enter the studio later this year to begin recording its sixth full-length album for a spring 2014 release via Victory Records. EMMURE will close out 2013 by headlining the Never Say Die! tour in Europe (October 4-26) and then a full U.S. tour (October 29 - November 22) ...

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LACUNA COIL Begins Recording New Album

Italian heavy rockers LACUNA COIL have entered the studio with producer Jay Baumgardner (P.O.D., SEVENDUST, EVANESCENCE, PAPA ROACH) to begin recording their new album for an early 2014 release via Century Media Records. After the first days of recording, the band is already happy with the magic happening in the studio. Cristina Scabbia (vocals): "I ...

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KYNG Signs With RAZOR & TIE

Razor & Tie has announced the addition of the Southern California rock trio KYNG to its worldwide label and publishing rosters. The band is currently well into the writing and recording of its forthcoming studio album, with a single expected later this year. KYNG will hit the road in late August with SEVENDUST, 10 YEARS, ...

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SEVENDUST Singer Interviewed By Examiner.com (Video)

Rokken Randy of Examiner.com conducted an interview with SEVENDUST singer Lajon Witherspoon on July 27 in Syracuse, New York. You can now watch the chat below. Witherspoon told Alternative Addiction in an interview that he plans to start work on a solo project after the band completes the touring and promotion cycle for its recently ...

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SHINEDOWN To Stay On The Road After 'Carnival' Tour

SHINEDOWN kicked off the 2013 edition of the Carnival Of Madness tour this past Sunday (August 11th) at the Stone Pony Summerstage in Asbury Park, New Jersey, with SKILLET, SEVENDUST, IN THIS MOMENT and WE AS HUMAN also on the bill. While SHINEDOWN has been on the road steadily since the March 2012 release of ...

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3 YEARS HOLLOW Signs With IMAGEN RECORDS

Picture what a combination such metallic-yet-melodic bands as CHEVELLE, DISTURBED and SEVENDUST would sound like, and you're not far off from 3 YEARS HOLLOW. Hailing from the Quad Cities (Illinois, Iowa), 3 YEARS HOLLOW is comprised of Jose Urquiza (vocals), Tony Reeves (guitar), Neil Kuhlman (guitar, vocals), Dex Digga (bass) and Chris Cushman (drums), and ...

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SEVENDUST Singer Interviewed By MILWAUKEE ROCK MUSIC EXAMINER

Milwaukee Rock Music Examiner recently conducted an interview with SEVENDUST singer Lajon Witherspoon. You can now watch the chat below. Witherspoon told Alternative Addiction in an interview that he plans to start work on a solo project after the band completes the touring and promotion cycle for its recently released album, "Black Out The Sun". ...

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GIRL ON FIRE: 'Not Broken' Album Preview

Seattle rockers GIRL ON FIRE will release their debut album, "Not Broken", on September 3 via Century Media Records. In anticipation of the new release, and to introduce fans to what they will be hearing live, GIRL ON FIRE has unveiled a five-track album sampler and lyric video. Check it out below. GIRL ON FIRE ...

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THE INFINITE STAIRCASE Releases New Single Featuring SEVENDUST Members

THE INFINITE STAIRCASE, comprised of brothers Lenny and Jeff Cerzosie, has released its new single, "The Things We've Done" (a nod to THE INFINITE STAIRCASE's debut album, "The Things We Do"), via The Infinite Staircase, Inc./Vanity Music Group. The track, which features SEVENDUST drummer Morgan Rose, SEVENDUST singer Lajon Witherspoon, SAVATAGE/TRANS-SIBERIAN ORCHESTRA guitar virtuoso Chris ...

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