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GODSMACK's 'The Oracle' Tops BILLBOARD Chart

"The Oracle", the fifth album from Massachusetts rockers GODSMACK, sold 117,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 1 on The Billboard 200 chart. GODSMACK's last album, "IV", opened with 211,000 units back in May 2006 to land at No. 1. This figure was a bit ...

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GODSMACK Headed For Another U.S. No. 1

According to Hits Daily Double, the companion web site of music industry tip sheet HITS, "The Oracle", the fifth album from Massachusetts rockers GODSMACK, is on track (based on one-day sales reports) to sell between 100,000 and 110,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 1 ...

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RHAPSODY OF FIRE: 'Sea Of Fate' Video Released

"Sea Of Fate", the new video from Italian symphonic metal masters RHAPSODY OF FIRE, can be viewed below. The song comes off the band's new album, "The Frozen Tears Of Angels", which was released on April 30, 2010 via Nuclear Blast Records. The CD was produced by Luca Turilli and Alex Staropoli and it was ...

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NOX AUREA Signs With NAPALM RECORDS

Swedish doom metallers NOX AUREA have inked a deal with the Austrian label Napalm Records. The band's new album, "Ascending In Triumph", is tentatively due in the summer. Commented the group in a statement: "We are proud to announce that NOX AUREA recently signed a deal with the Austrian label Napalm Records for the new ...

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GODSMACK: 'Cryin' Like A Bitch' Video Released

"Cryin' Like A Bitch", the new video from GODSMACK, can be viewed below. The Mixed Martial Arts-driven clip features UFC (Ultimate Fighting Championship) champions Chuck Liddell, Rashad Evans, Brock Lesner, BJ Penn, and Matt Hughes brutally knocking out the competition and showcasing their raw strength while GODSMACK performs the aggressive rock anthem in a warehouse. ...

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GODSMACK: New Song Posted Online

According to The Pulse of Radio, GODSMACK has posted a new song called "Love Hate Sex Pain" on the band's official Twitter page, with instructions on how to access it available at the group's web site. The track is also available for download at iTunes. "Love Hate Sex Pain" is taken from GODSMACK's upcoming fifth ...

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IRON FIRE To Celebrate 10-Year Anniversary With Special Album

Danish metallers IRON FIRE have issued the following update: "On April 15th, we will start recording the next IRON FIRE album. The working title is 'Metalmorphosized' and with this album we celebrate our ten-year anniversary as recording artists. "Instead of just making a best-of album, we give you 13 new greatest hits. We have picked ...

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DEVIN TOWNSEND Reveals Plans For Remainder Of The Year

Canadian musician/producer Devin Townsend (STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, STEVE VAI, LAMB OF GOD, DARKEST HOUR, GWAR) has just completed an extremely successful Australian headlining trek. This was his first trip Down Under in a number of years and the first in support of "Addicted", the second in a series of albums from Townsend to be made ...

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SHAVO ODADJIAN Art Piece To Be Released Through WHEN ART IMITATES LIFE

SYSTEM OF A DOWN bassist and ACHOZEN visionary Shavo Odadjian bleeds art. So in honor of his multi-faceted musical and visual soul, Los Angeles-based creative firm When Art Imitates Life will release a limited-edition print designed and conceived by the Grammy-winning multi-platinum musician himself. An idiosyncratic, intelligent and intimate self-portrait, the piece reflects the many ...

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GRAND MAGUS: First Sample Of New Album Released

Behind-the-scenes video footage from the photo shoot for GRAND MAGUS' new album, "Hammer Of The North", where you can hear one of the new tracks called "I, The Jury" in the background, can be viewed below. GRAND MAGUS is the three-piece Swedish heavy rock band featuring "JB" Christofferson (guitar, lead vocals), Fox Skinner (bass, backing ...

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TRIUMPH To Guest On 'Rockline'

Gil Moore and Mike Levine of Canadian rock legends TRIUMPH will guest on the nationally syndicated radio show "Rockline" with host Bob Coburn on Wednesday, May 19 at 8:30 p.m. PT / 11:30 p.m. ET. Fans are encouraged to speak with TRIUMPH by calling 1-800-344-ROCK (7625). For more information, visit RocklineRadio.com. Frontiers Records ...

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Triumph in Hatred - SAMMATH

An Australian transplant to Holland, Jan Kruitwagen began his SAMMATH trip in 1994 and hasn't looked back, releasing several demos, promos, CDs, and LPs in the process, including the subject of this very review, "Triumph in Hatred". While it is without a doubt a hateful and violent exercise in barbed-wire strangulation the black metal way, ...

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RHAPSODY OF FIRE: New Song Sample Available

Italian symphonic metal masters RHAPSODY OF FIRE will release their new album, "The Frozen Tears Of Angels", on April 30, 2010 via Nuclear Blast Records. The CD was produced by Luca Turilli and Alex Staropoli and it was mixed and mastered by Sascha Paeth at the Gate Studio (AVANTASIA, EPICA) in Wolfsburg, Germany. It will ...

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GRAND MAGUS: New Album Artwork, Track Listing Revealed

GRAND MAGUS, the three-piece Swedish heavy rock band featuring "JB" Christofferson (guitar, lead vocals), Fox Skinner (bass, backing vocals) and Sebastian "Seb" Sippola (drums), will release its fifth album, "Hammer Of The North", this summer via Roadrunner Records. The CD was recorded at 301 studios outside of Stockholm and will feature artwork by Necrolord. Commented ...

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IRON FIRE: Copenhagen Footage Posted Online

Video footage of IRON FIRE's March 6, 2010 performance at the Rock in Copenhagen, Denmark can be viewed below. IRON FIRE will record a song for the upcoming VIRGIN STEELE tribute album, "By The Gods: A Noble Tribute To Virgin Steele". IRON FIRE last year parted ways with guitarist Marc Masters (FORCENTURY). The band stated, ...

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RHAPSODY OF FIRE: New Song Available For Free Download

Italian symphonic metal masters RHAPSODY OF FIRE will release their new album, "The Frozen Tears Of Angels", on April 30, 2010 via Nuclear Blast Records. The CD was produced by Luca Turilli and Alex Staropoli and it was mixed and mastered by Sascha Paeth at the Gate Studio (AVANTASIA, EPICA) in Wolfsburg, Germany. It will ...

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MISERY INDEX: 'Pulling Out The Nails' Collection Out

MISERY INDEX's discography collection of splits and EPs, "Pulling Out The Nails" (named after the first song the band wrote), has just been released on CD through the band's own Anarchos Records imprint, and will soon be made available on double vinyl through Power It Up (Germany). It features 30 tracks, including all non-album material ...

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