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HIM Frontman Interviewed In Vancouver

Popyoularity conducted an interview with vocalist Ville Valo of Finnish "love" metallers HIM prior to the band's April 16, 2010 concert in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. You can now listen to the chat below. HIM's new album, "Screamworks: Love In Theory And Practice", sold 26,000 copies in the United States in its first week of ...

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HIM Frontman: 'Nobody Is Buying Albums Anymore'

Vocalist Ville Valo of Finnish "love" metallers HIM was interviewed prior to the band's April 10, 2010 concert at The Rave in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Watch the chat below. When asked how HIM's new CD, "Screamworks: Love In Theory And Practice", is being received by the band's fans, Ville replied, "People are liking the album, but ...

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CHICKENFOOT's MICHAEL ANTHONY Takes You On A Wild Ride

Former VAN HALEN and current CHICKENFOOT bassist Michael Anthony takes fans on a wild ride while shooting for Yamaha All Access magazine. Check out his amazing vintage cars, new Yamaha basses, and you'll never guess what instrument he started off playing. Watch the clip below. Michael Anthony recently said that Eddie and Alex Van Halen ...

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HIM Frontman Interviewed In Montreal

Vocalist Ville Valo of Finnish "love" metallers HIM was interviewed by Nomag in the lobby of the Queen Elizabeth hotel when the band played Montreal, Quebec, Canada on March 30, 2010. Watch the chat below. HIM will take part in a signing session at Hot Topic (Hollywood & Highland Center) in Los Angeles, California on ...

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MIKE PORTNOY's 'Whirlwind Drumming' DVD Now Available

"Whirlwind Drumming", a brand new DVD featuring drum-cam footage from TRANSATLANTIC's "The Whirlwind" recording sessions, is now available for order at this location. Audio options include "Full Band" and "Isolated Drums." The set also features rare audio and video outtakes. Watch a trailer for the DVD below. TRANSATLANTIC is the progressive rock supergroup ...

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HIM: 'Scared To Death' Video Released

"Scared To Death", the new video from Finnish "love" metallers HIM, can be viewed below. The song comes off the band's new album, "Screamworks: Love In Theory And Practice", sold 26,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 25 on The Billboard 200 chart. The band's ...

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GOD.FEAR.NONE: 'Over Black Clouds' Artwork Revealed

Greek death metallers GOD.FEAR.NONE will release their new album, "Over Black Clouds", later in the year. The CD contains 11 new songs of technical and melodic death metal, plus three re-recordings of songs taken from the "Vultures" album, which was released in 2007 (available only through iTunes and Uppercut Music). "Over Black Clouds" features international ...

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HIM Frontman Interviewed On Germany's BIG FM; Video Available

Vocalist Ville Valo of Finnish "love" metallers HIM was recently interviewed on the Stuttgart, Germany Internet radio station Big FM. Watch the chat below. HIM's new album, "Screamworks: Love In Theory And Practice", sold 26,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 25 on The Billboard ...

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HIM Schedules 'Rockline' Appearance

Finnish "love" metallers HIM will guest on the nationally syndicated radio show "Rockline" with host Bob Coburn on Monday, February 22 at 8:30 p.m. PT / 11:30 p.m. ET. Fans are encouraged to speak with HIM by calling 1-800-344-ROCK (7625). For more information, visit RocklineRadio.com. In other news, HIM's new album, "Screamworks: Love ...

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HIM: 'Screamworks' First-Week Sales Revealed

"Screamworks: Love In Theory And Practice", the new album from Finnish "love" metallers HIM, sold 26,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 25 on The Billboard 200 chart. HIM's previous CD, "Venus Doom", opened with 38,000 units back in September 2007 to land at No. ...

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TAKARA In Writing Mode

U.S. rockers TAKARA have commenced the songwriting process for their seventh full-length effort. Guitarist/founder Neal Grusky states, "I think this album will really please all our loyal TAKARA fans, and most likely intrigue many new ones. [it] will surely pick up up where 2008's 'Invitation To Forever' has left off. "So far there are some ...

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STORMZONE To Release 'Death Dealer' In April

Irish band STORMZONE has inked a deal with SPV/Steamhammer Records. The group's new album, "Death Dealer", will be released in Europe on April 26 (three days earlier in Germany). Formed in 2005 in Belfast by vocalist Harv (John Harbinson), STORMZONE recorded its debut album soon after and secured a deal with U.K. rock label Escape ...

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HIM Frontman Interviewed On Germany's BRAVO WEB TV

Vocalist Ville Valo of Finnish "love" metallers HIM was recently interviewed on Germany's Bravo Web TV. Watch the chat below. HIM recently recorded several songs at the legendary BBC Maida Vale Studios in London, England for an exclusive BBC Radio 1 "Rock Show" session which aired this past Monday night (February 8) as part of ...

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HIM: 'Screamworks' Projected To Sell 20-25K First Week

According to Hits Daily Double, the companion web site of music industry tip sheet HITS, "Screamworks: Love In Theory And Practice", the new album from Finnish "love" metallers HIM, is on track to sell between 20,000 and 25,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release. HIM's last album, "Venus Doom", opened ...

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HIM: Entire New Album Available For Streaming

"Screamworks: Love In Theory And Practice", the new album from Finland's hard-rock heroes HIM, is available for streaming in its entirety on the band's MySpace page. HIM will tour North America this spring in support of "Screamworks: Love In Theory And Practice", which will be released by Sire Records on February 9. The ...

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SCORPIONS Singer To Appear In AVANTASIA Video

EDGUY frontman Tobias Sammet's AVANTASIA project filmed a video last week for the song "Dying For An Angel", featuring a guest appearance by SCORPIONS singer Klaus Meine. Photos from the shoot, as well as a report (in German), can be found at Bild.de. AVANTASIA will celebrate its comeback this spring with a new ...

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JOURNEY: New Video Interview With NEAL SCHON Posted Online

VintageRock.com conducted an interview with guitarist Neal Schon of American rockers JOURNEY at this year's NAMM (National Association Of Music Merchants) show, which was held January 14-17, 2010 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California. Watch the chat below. JOURNEY's "Live In Manila" two-DVD set was released on October 2. Filmed with RED technology, ...

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HERO DESTROYED Begins Recording New Album

Pittsburgh's HERO DESTROYED will enter Soundscape Studios in McKeesport, Pennsylvania this weekend with engineer Dave Watson to begin work on its debut full-length. Tentatively titled "Throes", the CD is scheduled for a summer 2010 release via Relapse Records. HERO DESTROYED recently posted a demo version of a new track, "The Last Upper", on the band's ...

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JOURNEY's NEAL SCHON Interviewed At NAMM

David "Gus" Griesinger of BackstageAxxess.com conducted an interview with guitarist Neal Schon of American rockers JOURNEY at this year's NAMM (National Association Of Music Merchants) show, which was held January 14-17, 2010 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California. Watch the chat below. JOURNEY's "Live In Manila" two-DVD set was released on ...

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HIM Frontman Talks About 'Love, The Hardest Way'

Video footage of vocalist Ville Valo of Finnish "love metallers" HIM talking about the band's new song "Love, The Hardest Way" can be viewed below. HIM's seventh studio album, "Screamworks: Love In Theory And Practice", will be released by Sire Records on February 9. Recorded at The Lair in Los Angeles, "Screamworks: Love In Theory ...

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