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DARKEST HOUR: Lyric Video For New Song 'Wasteland'

Washington D.C. metallers DARKEST HOUR will release their new, self-titled album on August 5 via Sumerian Records. The CD was recorded at Oceanic Recording with producer Taylor Larson. The official lyric video for the new DARKEST HOUR song "Wasteland" can be seen below. Says the band: "Beyond stoked to release the opening track, 'Wasteland', off ...

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FLOOR JANSEN's REVAMP: South American Tour Diary Part 2 (Video)

REVAMP — the Dutch band led by former AFTER FOREVER frontwoman and current NIGHTWISH singer Floor Jansen — recently embarked on its first-ever tour of South America. The second in a series of clips featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the trek can be seen below. REVAMP's second album, "Wild Card", was released in Europe on August ...

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DARKEST HOUR To Release New Album In August

Washington D.C. metallers DARKEST HOUR will release their new album on August 5 via Sumerian Records. The CD was recorded at Oceanic Recording with producer Taylor Larson. A video teaser for the new DARKEST HOUR album is available below. DARKEST HOUR guitarist Michael Schleibaum last August stated about the direction of the group new material: ...

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MNEMIC: 'This Is Either A Hiatus Or A Break-Up'

Guitarist Mircea Gabriel Eftemie of Danish modern metallers MNEMIC has issued the following update: "It's been over 6 months since the last update, and therefore I must humbly apologize. "Being the last original and founding member of MNEMIC, I feel that it's my responsibility and finally time to break the silence and shed some light ...

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DRAGONFORCE: 'The Game' Video Released

"The Game", the new video from British epic power metallers DRAGONFORCE, can be seen below. The song features a guest appearance by TRIVIUM's Matt Heafy. "The Game" is taken from DRAGONFORCE's new album, "Maximum Overload", which will be released on August 19 in North America via Metal Blade and August 18 in Europe through earMUSIC, ...

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TESTAMENT, MACHINE HEAD, Ex-MEGADETH Guitarists Pay Tribute To RANDY RHOADS In New Jersey (Video)

Alex Skolnick (TESTAMENT, ALEX SKOLNICK TRIO), Phil Demmel (MACHINE HEAD), Jeff Young (MEGADETH), Joel Hoekstra (NIGHT RANGER, TRANS-SIBERIAN ORCHESTRA) and Mike Orlando (ADRENALINE MOB) are among the guitarists who are taking part in the "Randy Rhoads Remembered: A Celebration Of A Legend" East Coast mini-tour, which kicked off on June 3 in Asbury Park, New ...

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DEVIN TOWNSEND's CASUALTIES OF COOL: 'Mountaintop' Video Released

The official video for the song "Mountaintop" from CASUALTIES OF COOL, the collaboration between Canadian multi-instrumentalist, singer, songwriter and producer Devin Townsend and Vancouver artist Ché Aimee Dorval, can be seen below. The clip was directed by Jessica Cope. Says Devin: "I have been a fan of Jessica Cope's work for a while now, and ...

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DEVIN TOWNSEND Talks Gear, Future Projects (Video)

Canadian multi-instrumentalist, singer, songwriter and producer Devin Townsend recently spoke to EMG TV about the gear he's using and what his plans are for the next album and tour. Check out the footage below. The debut album from Townsend's CASUALTIES OF COOL project was released without record-label backing. He told BluntMag.com.au about the sound of ...

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REVAMP: South American Tour Diary Part 1 (Video)

REVAMP — the Dutch band led by former AFTER FOREVER frontwoman and current NIGHTWISH singer Floor Jansen — recently embarked on its first-ever tour of South America. The first in a series of clips featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the trek can be seen below. REVAMP's second album, "Wild Card", was released in Europe on August ...

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REVAMP: North American Tour Diary Part 6 (Video)

REVAMP — the Dutch band led by former AFTER FOREVER frontwoman and current NIGHTWISH singer Floor Jansen — has just finished touring North America as the support act for ICED EARTH and SABATON. The sixth in a series of clips featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the trek can be seen below. REVAMP's second album, "Wild Card", ...

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TESTAMENT, MACHINE HEAD, Ex-MEGADETH Guitarists To Pay Tribute To RANDY RHOADS On East Coast Mini-Tour

Alex Skolnick (TESTAMENT, ALEX SKOLNICK TRIO), Phil Demmel (MACHINE HEAD), Jeff Young (MEGADETH), Joel Hoekstra (NIGHT RANGER, TRANS-SIBERIAN ORCHESTRA) and Mike Orlando (ADRENALINE MOB) are among the guitarists who will take part in the "Randy Rhoads Remembered: A Celebration Of A Legend" East Coast mini-tour, set to take place in early June. Brian Tichy, Joe ...

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DOUG ALDRICH Explains His Decision To Leave WHITESNAKE

A week after announcing his departure from WHITESNAKE, guitarist Doug Aldrich has released a new statement explaining the reasons behind his decision to leave the group as well as offering a glimpse into his musical future. Said Doug: "As there is still some question regarding my situation with WHITESNAKE, I want to officially clear the ...

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DEVIN TOWNSEND's CASUALTIES OF COOL: 'Moon' Song Available For Streaming

The song "Moon" from the CASUALTIES OF COOL project from Canadian multi-instrumentalist, singer, songwriter and producer Devin Townsend can be streamed in the YouTube clip below. The track features a guest appearance by Jørgen Munkeby of Norway's SHINING. Devin recently launched a three-month-long crowdfunding campaign on PledgeMusic for CASUALTIES OF COOL since the project's debut ...

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DEVIN TOWNSEND Working On 'Only Half There' Book

Canadian multi-instrumentalist, singer, songwriter and producer Devin Townsend is collaborating with the London, U.K.-based publisher Rocket 88 on an official book titled "Only Half There". Says Devin: "With this book, I really want to discuss music, my creative process, the connection between my personal development and how my career and music has been lived, and ...

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REVAMP: North American Tour Diary Part 5 (Video)

REVAMP — the Dutch band led by former AFTER FOREVER frontwoman and current NIGHTWISH singer Floor Jansen — is currently touring North America as the support act for ICED EARTH and SABATON. The fifth in a series of clips featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the trek can be seen below. REVAMP's second album, "Wild Card", was ...

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SEBASTIAN BACH Interviewed On 'The Artie Lange Show' (Video)

Former SKID ROW singer Sebastian Bach took part in an interview on a recent edition of "The Artie Lange Show". The program reaches 23 million homes on DIRECTV's Audience Network and an additional 20 million subscribers on SiriusXM satellite radio and also airs on stations in 7 of the top 10 terrestrial radio markets. Check ...

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