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CAVALERA CONSPIRACY: Another Interview Clip With MAX And IGOR Available

A short interview clip featuring SEPULTURA founding members and current CAVALERA CONSPIRACY collaborators Max Cavalera (guitar, vocals) and Igor Cavalera (drums) can be viewed at www.cavalera-conspiracy.de. Scuzz TV conducted an interview last month with Max and Igor during the Cavaleras' European promotional trip for the CAVALERA CONSPIRACY project. Watch the five-minute chat below. ...

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MACHINE HEAD Set For Germany's WITH FULL FORCE Festival

Although they are not currently being listed on the event's official web site, San Francisco Bay Area metallers MACHINE HEAD have reportedly been added to the lineup of performers at the With Full Force festival, set to take place July 4-6, 2008 at Flugplatz Roitzschjora in Löbnitz, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as ...

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MAX CAVALERA Says KILLSWITCH ENGAGE Was 'Gayest Show I've Ever Seen!'

The February 2008 issue of Sweden's Close-Up features an interview with SEPULTURA founding members Max and Igor Cavalera, who are currently collaborating in CAVALERA CONSPIRACY. An excerpt from the chat follows (quotes taken from the interview's original English-language transcript). Igor, when did you lose interest in metal and why? "Actually, by playing," says the drummer. ...

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NUCLEAR ASSAULT, BRUTAL TRUTH Confirmed For Serbia's CASTLE FESTIVAL

NUCLEAR ASSAULT and BRUTAL TRUTH been confirmed for the Castle Festival, set to take place July 1-5 in Smederevo Fortress, Serbia. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: ADAGIO AGONIZE ALISTER AT THE GATES AVANTASIA BLOOD RED THRONE BOMBARDER BONEYARD BRUTAL TRUTH CARPATHIAN FOREST CASKET GARDEN CAVALERA CONSPIRACY CONSECRATION DISMEMBER DOWNSTROY DRACONIC ENSIFERUM EVERGREY ...

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CAVALERA CONSPIRACY Confirmed For Serbia's CASTLE FESTIVAL

CAVALERA CONSPIRACY — the new project featuring SEPULTURA founding members Max (guitar, vocals) and Igor Cavalera (drums) alongside vocalist Joe Duplantier (bass) of the French progressive death metallers GOJIRA and SOULFLY guitarist Marc Rizzo — has been confirmed for the Castle Festival, set to take place July 1-5 in Smederevo Fortress, Serbia. The festival billing ...

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CAVALERA CONSPIRACY: Video Interview With MAX And IGOR Available

Scuzz TV conducted an interview last month with SEPULTURA founding members Max Cavalera (guitar, vocals) and Igor Cavalera (drums) during the Cavaleras' European promotional trip for the CAVALERA CONSPIRACY project. Watch the five-minute chat below. In addition to Max and Igor, CAVALERA CONSPIRACY features in its ranks Joe Duplantier (bass) of the French progressive death ...

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WHITESNAKE's DOUG ALDRICH Offers Demonstration Of New RANDY RHOADS Signature Amp

Gearwire has posted a four-minute clip of WHITESNAKE/ex-DIO guitarist Doug Aldrich playing the new Marshall Randy Rhoads (OZZY OSBOURNE, QUIET RIOT) signature series amplifier at this year's winter NAMM (National Association of Music Merchants) show, which was held January 17-20 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California. A two-minute interview with Marshall's Nick Bowcott ...

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IGOR CAVALERA's MIXHELL: U.S. Tour Dates Announced

MIXHELL (photo) — the DJ/hip hop/electro project featuring former SEPULTURA drummer Igor "Iggor" Cavalera and his wife Laima Leyton — has scheduled the following U.S. dates: Feb. 09 - Echo Franki Chan and My Gay Husband, Los Angeles, California (w/ Data) Feb. 11 - Franki Chan's Party, Los Angeles, California Feb. 12 - ...

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CAVALERA CONSPIRACY: More Tour Dates Announced

CAVALERA CONSPIRACY — the new project featuring SEPULTURA founding members Max (guitar, vocals) and Igor Cavalera (drums) alongside vocalist Joe Duplantier (bass) of the French progressive death metallers GOJIRA and SOULFLY guitarist Marc Rizzo — has scheduled the following festival appearances: May 30 - Madrid, Spain @ Electric Weekend Festival Jun. 06 - Nürburgring, Germany ...

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APOCALYPTICA, TESTAMENT, KORPIKLAANI Confirmed For Belgium's GRASPOP METAL MEETING

According to Ashladan.be, APOCALYPTICA, TESTAMENT, KORPIKLAANI, NILE, SOILWORK, 36 CRAZYFISTS and SABATON have been confirmed for this year's Graspop Metal Meeting, set to take place June 27-29, 2008 at De Boeretand in Dessel, Belgium. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: 36 CRAZYFISTS ALCHEMIST APOCALYPTICA AT THE GATES AVENGED SEVENFOLD BEHEMOTH BULLET ...

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IN FLAMES, AVENGED SEVENFOLD, MORBID ANGEL Confirmed For Belgium's GRASPOP METAL MEETING

IN FLAMES, AVENGED SEVENFOLD, OPETH, YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, MORBID ANGEL, DYING FETUS, ROTTING CHRIST, ALCHEMIST and BEHEMOTH have been confirmed for this year's Graspop Metal Meeting, set to take place June 27-29, 2008 at De Boeretand in Dessel, Belgium. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: ALCHEMIST AT THE GATES AVENGED SEVENFOLD BEHEMOTH BULLET FOR ...

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MAD MAX Joined By Former VANDENBERG Drummer

German melodic rockers MAD MAX have announced the addition of former VANDENBERG drummer Jos Zoomer to the group's ranks. Commented the band: "Due to the fact that MAD MAX original drummer Axel Kruse shares his drum talents with German band JADED HEART, there will be lots of overlapping live dates in the upcoming months. JADED ...

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CAVALERA CONSPIRACY: Photo Gallery Available

An in-studio photo gallery of CAVALERA CONSPIRACY — the new project featuring SEPULTURA founding members Max (guitar, vocals) and Igor Cavalera (drums) alongside vocalist Joe Duplantier (bass) of the French progressive death metallers GOJIRA and SOULFLY guitarist Marc Rizzo — can be found at this location. The cover artwork of "Inflikted", the debut ...

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SOULFLY, CHIMAIRA, SHADOWS FALL, Ex-MEGADETH Members Jam At NAMM; Video Available

Five clips of Marc Rizzo (SOULFLY/CAVALERA CONSPIRACY guitarist), Dave Ellefson (F5/ex-MEGADETH bassist), Jason Bittner (SHADOWS FALL drummer) and Rob Arnold (CHIMAIRA guitarist) jamming at this year's winter NAMM (National Association of Music Merchants) show, which was held January 17-20 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California, can be found at this location (courtesy of ...

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EDENBRIDGE: 'MyEarthDream' Cover Art Revealed

Austrian symphonic metal band EDENBRIDGE has unveiled the cover art for its sixth studio album, "MyEarthDream", due out in April via Napalm Records. The art was created by Anthony Clarkson, who has previously worked with BLIND GUARDIAN, among other artists. "MyEarthDream" track listing: 01. The Force Within 02. Shadowplay 03. Remember Me 04. ...

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JUDAS PRIEST, CAVALERA CONSPIRACY, DIMMU BORGIR Confirmed For Holland's FIELDS OF ROCK

JUDAS PRIEST, CAVALERA CONSPIRACY, DIMMU BORGIR, OPETH and BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE are among the confirmed bands for the Fields of Rock festival, set to take place June 20-22 at on the Evenemententerrein of Walibi World in Biddinghuizen, the Netherlands. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: JUDAS PRIEST CAVALERA CONSPIRACY DIMMU BORGIR MINISTRY ...

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