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Reformed ACCEPT To Begin Recording New Album With Producer ANDY SNEAP

Reformed heavy metal legends ACCEPT have officially recruited acclaimed British producer and SABBAT guitarist Andy Sneap (MEGADETH, EXODUS, ARCH ENEMY, NEVERMORE) to helm their forthcoming studio album. The as-yet-untitled CD — which will mark the recording debut of the band's new lead singer, Mark Tornillo (ex-TT QUICK) — will be recorded at Sneap's Backstage studio ...

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U.D.O. Announces Fürth Signing Session

U.D.O., the German band led by former ACCEPT frontman Udo Dirkschneider, will take part in a signing session at Saturn in Fürth, Germany on October 30 at 5:00 p.m. Saturn Würzburger Straße 2 Fürth, Germany U.D.O.'s new album, "Dominator", entered the official chart in the group's home country at position No. 27. This marks the ...

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UDO DIRKSCHNEIDER Says ACCEPT 'Reunion' With New Singer Won't Work

CrankItUp.se conducted an interview with U.D.O./ex-ACCEPT frontman Udo Dirkschneider when the singer visited Stockholm, Sweden in August 2009. Watch the chat in two parts below. U.D.O.'s new album, "Dominator", entered the official chart in the group's home country at position No. 27. This marks the highest German chart entry in U.D.O.'s history. Released on August ...

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MASTERPLAN, THRESHOLD, U.D.O., DELAIN Members Confirmed For 'Christmas Metal Symphony'

Jorn Lande (MASTERPLAN), Damian Wilson (THRESHOLD), Udo Dirkschneider (U.D.O., ACCEPT), Mats Levén (THERION, YNGWIE MALMSTEEN) and Charlotte Wessels (DELAIN) are among the guest vocalists who will participate in the second "Christmas Metal Symphony" show, set to take place on Sunday, December 20, 2009 at 013, Tilburg, Holland. As was the case with last year's event, ...

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U.D.O. Confirmed For SWEDEN ROCK CRUISE

U.D.O. — the German metal band fronted by former ACCEPT singer Udo Dirkschneider — has been confirmed for the Sweden Rock Cruise, departing from Stockholm on October 8 and returning the next day. The event billing is shaping up as follows: CRASHDIET EXCITER FREAK KITCHEN FREEDOM CALL U.D.O. Two more acts will be announced soon. ...

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U.D.O.'s 'Dominator' Cracks German Top 30

"Dominator", the new album from U.D.O. — the German metal band fronted by former ACCEPT singer Udo Dirkschneider — has entered the official chart in the group's home country at position No. 27. This marks the highest German chart entry in U.D.O.'s history. Released on August 21 via AFM Records, "Dominator" features the following track ...

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UDO DIRKSCHNEIDER, HAMMERFALL Guitarist Perform ACCEPT Classics In Stockholm

Former ACCEPT and current U.D.O. frontman Udo Dirkschneider performed two ACCEPT classics ("Breaker" and "Balls To The Wall") at the release party for U.D.O.'s new album, "Dominator", on August 19, 2009 at Pub Anchor in Stockholm, Sweden. He was backed by four Swedish musicians, including guitarist Pontus Norgren (HAMMERFALL, THE POODLES, TALISMAN, GREAT KING RAT). ...

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U.D.O.: European Tour Dates Announced

U.D.O. — the German metal band fronted by former ACCEPT singer Udo Dirkschneider — has scheduled the following European tour dates: Nov. 23 - NOR - Oslo - John Dee Nov. 24 - NOR - Bergen - Garage Nov. 25 - NOR - Stavanger - Folken Nov. 26 - NOR - Kristiansand - Kick Nov. ...

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U.D.O.: High-Quality Footage From Sweden's ROCKWEEKEND Posted Online

High-quality fan-filmed video footage of U.D.O. — the German metal band fronted by former ACCEPT singer Udo Dirkschneider — performing the ACCEPT classic "Balls To The Wall" at the Rockweekend festival, which was held on July 9-11, 2009 in Kilafors, Sweden, can be viewed below (courtesy of "framednoise"). U.D.O. will release the follow-up to 2007's ...

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U.D.O.: 'Black And White' Video Available

"Black And White", the new video from U.D.O. — the German metal band fronted by former ACCEPT singer Udo Dirkschneider — can be viewed below. The song comes off the group's follow-up to 2007's "Mastercutor", titled "Dominator", which is scheduled for release on August 21 via AFM Records. The track listing for the CD is ...

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ANDY SNEAP In Talks To Produce New ACCEPT Album

Acclaimed British producer and SABBAT guitarist Andy Sneap (MEGADETH, EXODUS, ARCH ENEMY, NEVERMORE) has issued the following update: "Well, I'm pleased— no, actually, absolutely thrilled — to announce I'll be flying to Nashville next month to meet up with Wolf Hoffmann [guitar] to discuss production, songs etc. for the upcoming ACCEPT album. Anyone who knows ...

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U.D.O.: 'Black And White' Video To Debut In Early August

"Black And White", the new video from U.D.O. — the German metal band fronted by former ACCEPT singer Udo Dirkschneider — will make its online debut on August 7 via MySpace Germany. The clip was directed by Martin Müller of RCNTV, who previously worked with U.D.O. on the "Mean Streets" video. "Black And White" comes ...

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U.D.O.: Footage From Sweden's ROCKWEEKEND Posted Online

Fan-filmed video footage of U.D.O. — the German metal band fronted by former ACCEPT singer Udo Dirkschneider — performing the ACCEPT classic "Princess Of The Dawn" at the Rockweekend festival, which was held on July 9-11, 2009 in Kilafors, Sweden, can be viewed below (courtesy of "Ursvampen"). U.D.O. will release the follow-up to 2007's "Mastercutor", ...

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U.D.O.: 'Dominator' Artwork Revealed

U.D.O., the German metal band fronted by former ACCEPT singer Udo Dirkschneider, will release the follow-up to 2007's "Mastercutor", titled "Dominator", on August 21 via AFM Records. The track listing for the CD is as follows: 01. The Bogeyman 02. Dominator 03. Black And White 04. Infected 05. Heavy Metal Heaven 06. Doom Ride 07. ...

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U.D.O.: 'Dominator' Track Listing Revealed

U.D.O., the German metal band fronted by former ACCEPT frontman Udo Dirkschneider, will release the follow-up to 2007's "Mastercutor", titled "Dominator", on August 21 via AFM Records. The track listing for the CD is as follows: 01. The Bogeyman 02. Dominator 03. Black And White 04. Infected 05. Heavy Metal Heaven 06. Doom Ride 07. ...

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U.D.O.: Entire 'Infected' EP Available For Streaming

U.D.O., the German metal band fronted by former ACCEPT frontman Udo Dirkschneider, is putting the finishing touches on the follow-up to 2007's "Mastercutor", titled "Dominator". An August 21 release via AFM Records is expected. A limited-edition single, "Infected", will precede the full-length CD on June 26. The single will be released as a limited edition ...

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ACCEPT Inks Deal With BRAINSTORM MUSIC MARKETING AG

Longtime ACCEPT manager Gaby Hoffmann has entered into a longterm agreement with Brainstorm Music Marketing AG. Since 1991, Brainstorm Music Marketing has been one of the leading independent management and promotion companies in Germany. Having worked with some of the biggest international and national rock acts — including TOOL, SLAYER, MARILYN MANSON, RAMMSTEIN and CHILDREN ...

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U.D.O.: 'Infected' Single Audio Samples Available

U.D.O., the German metal band fronted by former ACCEPT frontman Udo Dirkschneider, is currently in the studio recording the follow-up to 2007's "Mastercutor", tentatively titled "Dominator". An August 21 release via AFM Records is expected. A limited-edition single, "Infected", will precede the full-length CD on June 26. The single will be released as a limited ...

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No ACCEPT Reunion In The Works

Frank Suepfle of International Touring and Management GmbH & Co KG, which represents U.D.O. — the German band fronted by ex-ACCEPT singer Udo Dirkschneider — has shot down rumors that ACCEPT will reunite for a possible new album and tour. Rumblings of a possible ACCEPT reformation were triggered in part by a new online posting ...

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U.D.O.: 'Infected' Single Track Listing, Artwork Unveiled

U.D.O., the German metal band fronted by former ACCEPT frontman Udo Dirkschneider, is currently in the studio recording the follow-up to 2007's "Mastercutor", tentatively titled "Dominator". An August 21 release via AFM Records is expected. A limited-edition single, "Infected", will precede the full-length CD on June 26. The single will be released as a limited ...

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U.D.O.: New Single, Album Titles, Release Dates Revealed

U.D.O., the German metal band fronted by former ACCEPT frontman Udo Dirkschneider, is currently in the studio recording the follow-up to 2007's "Mastercutor", tentatively titled "Dominator". An August 21 release via AFM Records is expected. A limited-edition single, "Infected", will precede the full-length CD on June 26. The single will include the title track, two ...

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