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TRIVIUM: 'Silence In The Snow' Album Details Revealed

Florida metallers TRIVIUM will release their new album, "Silence In The Snow", on October 2 via Roadrunner. The follow-up to 2013's "Vengeance Falls" was produced by Michael "Elvis" Baskette (SLASH, ALTER BRIDGE, THE AMITY AFFLICTION) and was mixed by Josh Wilbur (GOJIRA, LAMB OF GOD). The album is further heralded by its first official music ...

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MAYHEM FESTIVAL Co-Founder JOHN REESE To Metal Community: 'It Is Vitally Important That We All Unite, Not Divide'

John Reese (pictured with SLAYER's Kerry King), the co-founder of the annual Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival, has penned an "open letter" to the heavy metal community, asking everyone to support the genre and not continue to make divisive comments regarding the event. After Reese's partner, Kevin Lyman, said in an interview earlier ...

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SLIPKNOT Announces Fall North American Tour Dates With SUICIDAL TENDENCIES, BEARTOOTH

SLIPKNOT continues its scorched-earth campaign across North America, announcing details of a fall headline tour, which will see the Grammy Award-winning group joined by hardcore legends SUICIDAL TENDENCIES and up-and-comers BEARTOOTH. The newly announced dates will kick off on October 13 in Bismarck, North Dakota and run through the end of the month, culminating with ...

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KORN To Perform Entire First Album On Upcoming U.S. Tour

To celebrate more than twenty years of KORN, the band will perform its self-titled debut album in its entirety (and more) in intimate U.S. venues this October. Support on the trek will come from SUICIDE SILENCE and ISLANDER. The dates are as follows: Oct. 01 - Chicago, IL - Aragon Ballroom Oct. 02 - Milwaukee, ...

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KNOTFEST 2015: Complete Details Revealed

Knotfest returns to the San Manuel Amphitheater & Campgrounds in San Bernardino, California this fall, with an unprecedented lineup of metal and heavy music titans, spread out over three nights. The SLIPKNOT-curated event, now in its third year (and second as a Southern California weekend destination festival), attracted over 50,000 fans in 2014, and looks ...

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SLIPKNOT's KNOTFEST To Return To California In October

The 2015 edition of SLIPKNOT's Knotfest festival will take place on October 23-25 at San Manuel Amphitheater in Devore, California. The full lineup for the event will be announced on Monday, June 29. A three-minute video wrap-up of last year's Knotfest, which was held on October 25-26, 2014 in Devore, can be seen below. The ...

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SLIPKNOT's COREY TAYLOR Guests On TECH N9NE's 'Wither' Song (Audio)

Independent hip-hop powerhouse TECH N9NE will drop his highly-anticipated new album, "Special Effects", on May 4 via Strange Music. Today, TECH N9NE unleashes the metallic side of his persona with the brand new anthem, titled "Wither", featuring none other than SLIPKNOT and STONE SOUR singer Corey Taylor. Corey Taylor has often publicly praised Tech and ...

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VEIL OF MAYA To Release 'Matriarch' Album In May

Chicago metallers VEIL OF MAYA will release their fifth album, "Matriarch", on May 12 via Sumerian Records. When VEIL OF MAYA was recording "Matriarch", the group found itself with a lot of new ideas, but no singer. Enter Lukas Magyar. "I'm from this small town in Wisconsin, where there's not a lot of music and ...

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DEVILDRIVER Recruits Former BURN HALO Guitarist NEAL TIEMANN

California metallers DEVILDRIVER have announced the addition of guitarist Neal Tiemann (BURN HALO) to the group's ranks. Tiemann joins the band as the replacement for Jeff Kendrick, who left DEVILDRIVER last October. According to DEVILDRIVER singer Dez Fafara, eleven songs have already been written for the band's next album, which will arrive sometime in 2016. ...

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SLIPKNOT's COREY TAYLOR: 'The Second You Stop Thinking Of This As A Gift, That's When They Take It Away'

TeamRock has uploaded video footage of SLIPKNOT singer Corey Taylor and percussionist Shawn "Clown" Crahan talking about the band's appearance at this year's Soundwave festival in Australia. You can watch the clip below. Said Taylor: "Being a headliner, a lot of bands might take that for granted, especially a band in our situation, but we'd ...

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SLIPKNOT's CHRIS FEHN: Our Songs 'Still Mean Something To Me'

Roadrunner Records U.K. conducted an interview with SLIPKNOT percussionist Chris Fehn before the band's January 23 concert in London, England. You can now watch the chat below. A couple of excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On what goes through his mind while he is performing: "My love for music and my love for SLIPKNOT. It's ...

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PRONG: 'Songs From The Black Hole' Teaser

PRONG last year spent a week at a studio in Berlin, Germany recording an album of covers, "Songs From The Black Hole", to be released via SPV/Steamhammer as a special CD and LP edition in Scandinavia on March 25, in Germany on March 27, in the rest of Europe on March 30 and in the ...

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SLIPKNOT: Quality Fan-Filmed Video Footage Of Glasgow Concert

Fan-filmed video footage of SLIPKNOT's January 18 performance in Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom can be seen below. SLIPKNOT has released a live video for song "Custer", shot at last year's Knotfest in Devore, California. "Custer" is the latest single from ".5: The Gray Chapter", which came out in October. SLIPKNOT recently unveiled the details of ...

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Video: SLIPKNOT Performs In Budapest, Hungary

Fan-filmed video footage of SLIPKNOT's February 5 performance at László Budapest Sportaréna in Budapest, Hungary can be seen below. As previously reported, SLIPKNOT frontman Corey Taylor was asked in an interview recently with Milan, Italy's Linea Rock if he thought it was possible that the band would ever go on tour without the members wearing ...

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SLIPKNOT Unleashes 'Custer' Performance Video

SLIPKNOT has released a live video for the band's song "Custer", shot at last year's Knotfest in Devore, California. The band shared the clip with SLIPKNOT's 18 million followers on Facebook and included a link for their fans to purchase tickets for their 2015 tour. Check out the video below. "Custer" is the latest single ...

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