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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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PAUL STANLEY Lays Down Vocals For New PUSHKING Album

KISS frontman Paul Stanley has finished laying down vocals for the track "Cut the Wire" for Russian rockers PUSHKING's new album, "Pushking Duets", to be released in late 2009. Gabe Reed, an entertainment attorney who represents PUSHKING and who organized Stanley's involvement in the project, stated of the session, "Paul sounded amazing and we are ...

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SEBASTIAN BACH: Video Interview Available

HIP Video Promo has just uploaded an early 2008 interview with former SKID ROW singer Sebastian Bach spliced with footage from his video "(Love Is) A Bitchslap". Watch the five-minute clip below. Also available is professionally filmed video footage of Sebastian Bach and his solo band performing the song "By Your Side" at the Udo ...

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EXILIA: Another New Song Posted Online

Italian female-fronted quartet EXILIA has posted another new song, "The Hunter", on the band's MySpace page. The track comes off the group's new album, "My Own Army", which will be released on February 20 via AFM Records. The CD was recorded at Principal Studios in Ottmarsbocholt (near Münster), Germany. ILL NINO drummer Dave ...

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EXILIA: New Song Posted Online

Italian female-fronted quartet EXILIA has posted the song "Are You Breathing?" on the band's MySpace page. The track comes off the group's new album, "My Own Army", which will be released on February 20 via AFM Records. The CD was recorded at Principal Studios in Ottmarsbocholt (near Münster), Germany. ILL NINO drummer Dave ...

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EXILIA Films 'Are You Breathing?' Video

Italian female-fronted quartet EXILIA filmed a video for the song "Are You Breathing?" this past Wednesday (December 17) with director Tobias Dannappel. The track comes off the band's new album, "My Own Army", which will now be released on February 20, 2009 via AFM Records. The CD was recorded at Principal Studios in Ottmarsbocholt (near ...

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UDO DIRKSCHNEIDER Pulls Out Of DORO's Anniversary Concert

U.D.O./ex-ACCEPT frontman Udo Dirkschneider has cancelled his appearance at a special concert on December 13 at the ISS Dome in Düsseldorf, Germany celebrating Doro Pesch's 25-year career as the reigning queen of German heavy metal. According to a posting on U.D.O.'s web site, the cancellation was caused by a scheduling conflict. The concert will feature ...

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EXILIA: New Album Title, Release Date, Cover Artwork Revealed

Italian female-fronted quartet EXILIA has set "My Own Army" as the title of its new album, due on January 30, 2009 via AFM Records. The CD was recorded at Principal Studios in Ottmarsbocholt (near Münster), Germany. ILL NINO drummer Dave Chavarri joined the band in the studio to produce a selection of songs and ILL ...

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DORO PESCH: '25 Years In Rock' Widget Available

A widget for the special concert on December 13 at the ISS Dome in Düsseldorf, Germany celebrating Doro Pesch's 25-year career as the reigning queen of German heavy metal can be found below. The show will feature appearances by: DORO ARCH ENEMY LEAVES' EYES HOLY MOSES WARLOCK (special performance by 1986 lineup) Performing with DORO ...

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Former ACCEPT Bassist Available For Session Work

Former ACCEPT bassist Peter Baltes is available for session work either as a bassist or as a collaborator/producer through eSession.com. He says, "If you work with ProTools there is actually a plug-in that works directly within the session. We can also see each other while we work, like Skype in ProTools. If you click

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U.D.O.: Ukrainian Shows Cancelled

U.D.O., the German band led by former ACCEPT frontman Udo Dirkschneider, has been forced to cancel the three Ukrainian dates (Kharkov, Odessa, Lugansk; November 25-27) on its upcoming tour. The promoter for those shows has issued the following statement: "We've got an extra situation with last three cities in Ukraine. Due to unexpected political changes, ...

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EXILIA: New Album Pushed Back To January

Due to "scheduling difficulties," the new album from the Italian female-fronted quartet EXILIA has had its release date pushed back to mid-January 2009 from the previously announced late October. The CD was recorded at Principal Studios in Ottmarsbocholt (near Münster), Germany and will be issued via AFM Records. ILL NINO drummer Dave Chavarri joined the ...

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HOLY MOSES Confirmed For DORO's Anniversary Concert

Long-running German thrashers HOLY MOSES will perform at a special concert on December 13 at the ISS Dome in Düsseldorf, Germany celebrating Doro Pesch's 25-year career as the reigning queen of German heavy metal. The concert will feature appearances by: DORO ARCH ENEMY LEAVES' EYES HOLY MOSES WARLOCK (special performance by 1986 lineup) Performing with ...

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U.D.O.: Two Videos From 'Mastercutor Alive' DVD Posted Online

U.D.O., the German band led by former ACCEPT frontman Udo Dirkschneider, celebrated its 20th anniversary by playing two special shows in Germany on April 30 in Solingen at Cobra and May 3 in Tuttlingen at Stadthalle. The three-hour Tuttlingen concert was filmed for a DVD and live CD, entitled "Mastercutor Alive" (see artwork below), which ...

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