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Former ATREYU, BLEEDING THROUGH, THROWDOWN Members Join Forces In CRUSHED ON YOU

Steven Andrew Miller (vocals, guitar; UNBROKEN, KILL HOLIDAY), Chris Thomson (bass; ATREYU, COLD WAR), Marc Jackson (drums; BLEEDING THROUGH, THROWDOWN, COLD WAR) and Keith Dival (guitar; SWINDLE, EXCESSIVE FORCE) have joined forces in a new Southern California-based band called CRUSHED ON YOU. The group is currently putting the finishing touches on a five-song EP that ...

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TESTAMENT: 'The Formation Of Damnation' Available On Limited-Edition Green Vinyl

TESTAMENT's new album, "The Formation of Damnation", is available on limited-edition green vinyl at www.testamentlegions.com. Supplies are limited to 2,500 copies worldwide, so order your copies today before they sell out! "The Formation of Damnation" limited-edition green vinyl also ships with a bonus poster and band logo patch. TESTAMENT just returned from Australia ...

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GOD FORBID Frontman: The New Record Is 'Done'

Vocalist Byron Davis of the New Jersey metal titans GOD FORBID has issued the following update: "First off, let me say that the [new GOD FORBID] record is done, so to speak. All that is needed really is to finish the mixing, which is being done right now as we speak. "I would like to ...

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SUMMER LAW: Instrumental Teaser Posted Online

SUMMER LAW, the new project featuring FROM AUTUMN TO ASHES guitarist Brian Deneeve alongside ex-EMANUEL singer Matt Breen, bassist Matt Trinkwald and drummer Joe Magurn, has posted an instrumental teaser on its MySpace page. The band entered the studio on August 25 with producer Dean Maher (FROM AUTUMN TO ASHES, RISE AGAINST, ATREYU) ...

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JUDAS PRIEST, TESTAMENT Interviewed In Vancouver; Video Available

ABORT TV caught up with metal legends JUDAS PRIEST and TESTAMENT when they performed on July 24 at the General Motors Place in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Watch the 10-minute clip below. JUDAS PRIEST is currently taking part in the "Metal Masters Tour" alongside TESTAMENT, HEAVEN AND HELL and MOTÖRHEAD. JUDAS PRIEST's new double-disc concept ...

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TESTAMENT: New Video Interview Available

HeavyMetalSource.com conducted an interview with veteran San Francisco Bay Area thrashers TESTAMENT on August 15, 2008 at The Mohegan Sun casino in Uncasville, Connecticut. Watch the eight-minute chat below. As previously reported, TESTAMENT will be direct support for CHILDREN OF BODOM on October 9 at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City. Also appearing on ...

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FROM AUTUMN TO ASHES Guitarist Announces Name Of New Project

FROM AUTUMN TO ASHES guitarist Brian Deneeve has chosen SUMMER LAW as the name of his new project with ex-EMANUEL singer Matt Breen, bassist Matt Trinkwald and drummer Joe Magurn. The band will enter the studio on August 25 with producer Dean Maher (FROM AUTUMN TO ASHES, RISE AGAINST, ATREYU) to begin recording its debut ...

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TESTAMENT: Burgettstown Footage Posted Online

Fan-filmed video footage of TESTAMENT's August 16, 2008 concert at the Post-Gazette Pavilion in Burgettstown, Pennsylvania can be viewed below (clips uploaded by "digitallive"). As previously reported, TESTAMENT will be direct support for CHILDREN OF BODOM on October 9 at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City. Also appearing on the bill are BETWEEN THE ...

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ATREYU Does A 'Slow Burn'

The Pulse of Radio reports: ATREYU has recently issued the latest single from its current album, "Lead Sails Paper Anchor", called "Slow Burn". Singer Alex Varkatzas told The Pulse of Radio that the track could be the most diverse offering yet from the California-based punk band. "Oh, it's a rad song, like, it's got a ...

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TESTAMENT: Edmonton Footage Posted Online

Fan-filmed video footage of San Francisco Bay Area metallers TESTAMENT performing the song "Practice What You Preach" on July 27, 2008 at the Shaw Conference Center in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada (clip uploaded by YouTube user "evilernie667"). TESTAMENT has scheduled the following in-store appearances: Sunday, August 10, 2008 - 1:00pm Looney Tunes 31 Brookvale Ave. West ...

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'Mandatory Metallica' To Launch August 16 On XM

Grammy Award-winning band METALLICA will have a dedicated channel on XM Radio, it was announced today. Beginning August 16, "Mandatory Metallica" (XM 51), will provide fans with music from the entire METALLICA catalog, including rare live recordings from the band's personal archives, extensive interviews with the band and more. METALLICA guitarist and singer James Hetfield, ...

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FROM AUTUMN TO ASHES Members Keeping Busy With New Projects

FROM AUTUMN TO ASHES guitarist Brian Deneeve has launched an as-yet-unnamed new project with ex-EMANUEL singer Matt Breen, bassist Matt Trinkwald and drummer Joe Magurn. The band will enter the studio on August 25 with producer Dean Maher (FROM AUTUMN TO ASHES, RISE AGAINST, ATREYU) to begin recording its debut CD. Deneeve says, "I am ...

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TESTAMENT, SOOTHSAYER In Quebec City; Photos Available

Veteran San Francisco Bay Area thrashers TESTAMENT performed last night (Monday, August 4) at the Imperial Theatre in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. Support at the show came from Quebec City's reactivated metallers SOOTHSAYER. TESTAMENT's setlist was as follows: 01. Over the Wall 02. Into the Pit 03. Practice What You Preach 04. The New Order ...

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WYKKED WYTCH Confirmed For INDIANAPOLIS METAL FEST

Florida's WYKKED WYTCH has been added to the list of main-stage performers at this year's edition of the Indianapolis Metal Fest, set to take place September 26-27 at Madame Walker Theater in Indianapolis, Indiana. The festival includes an assortment of headliner-status and personally chosen unsigned artists, including three bands that will be making their U.S. ...

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BLESSED BY A BROKEN HEART: New Widget, EPK Available

A widget for "Pedal To The Metal", the new album from Canada's BLESSED BY A BROKEN HEART, can be found below. Also available is an eight-minute EPK (Electronic Press Kit). Due in Europe on August 18 and North America on September 2 via Centry Media Records, "Pedal To The Metal" was recorded by GGGarth Richardson ...

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LINKIN PARK's BENNINGTON Performs TEMPLE OF THE DOG Classic With CHRIS CORNELL; Video Available

The "hottest" tour of the summer was ignited Wednesday night (July 16) in Boston as multi-platinum two-time Grammy-winning rock band LINKIN PARK and a combustible Projekt Revolution lineup lit up the Comcast Center. The packed-house crowd experienced a plethora of highlights, including LINKIN PARK vocalist Chester Bennington joining former SOUNDGARDEN/AUDIOSLAVE frontman Chris Cornell onstage for ...

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TESTAMENT: Video Interview Available

Scuzz TV conducted an interview with vocalist Chuck Billy and guitarist Alex Skolnick of the veteran San Francisco Bay Area metallers TESTAMENT at this year's Download festival, which was held June 13-15 at Donington Park, Leicestershire, UK. Watch the chat below. TESTAMENT has scheduled the following in-store appearances: Thursday, July 24, 2008 Scrape Records Vancouver, ...

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TESTAMENT: More Signing Sessions Announced

Veteran San Francisco Bay Area metallers TESTAMENT have scheduled the following in-store appearances: Thursday, July 24, 2008 Scrape Records Vancouver, BC - CANADA www.scraperecords.com Tuesday, August 5, 2008 - 6:00pm Vintage Vinyl 51 Lafayette Rd. Ford, NJ 08863 www.vvinyl.com Sunday, August 10, 2008 - 1:00pm Looney Tunes 31 Brookvale Ave. West Babylon, NY 11704 www.LTCDS.com ...

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THE HUMAN ABSTRACT To Release EP Via Hot Topic

Los Angeles-based technical progressive metal band THE HUMAN ABSTRACT will release a four-song EP on July 15 exclusively via Hot Topic stores. The CD will feature the following tracks: 01. Counting Down The Days 02. Echoes Of The Spirit 03. Vela, Together We Await the Storm (Remix by Tim Lambesis) 04. Vela, Together We Await ...

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