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MICHAEL SCHENKER: 'Instrumental Intensity' Compilation Due In January

Shrapnel Records has set a January 26, 2010 release date for "Instrumental Intensity", a new compilation from Michael Schenker (MICHAEL SCHENKER GROUP, UFO, SCORPIONS). "Instrumental Intensity" contains some of Michael Schenker's greatest instrumental recordings, culled from his many Shrapnel releases. The instrumental arena is where Schenker's soaring melodies and riveting solos really shine. A brilliant ...

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Ex-MEGADETH Guitarist JEFF YOUNG Discusses DAVE MUSTAINE On 'Westlake And The Pig' Show

Former MEGADETH lead guitarist Jeff Young will respond to the recent accusations made by the band's frontman, Dave Mustaine, during an appearance on JFL Radio's "Westlake and The Pig" show on Saturday, December 26. You won't want to miss this candid, no-holds-barred account of his MEGADETH years, including how Mustaine's alleged addiction affected the band. ...

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DESTRUCTION: 'A Savage Symphony' DVD Artwork Unveiled

The cover artwork for "A Savage Symphony - The History Of Annihilation", the forthcoming DVD from German thrash metal veterans DESTRUCTION, can be viewed below. Due in February 2010, the disc was produced by Berlin, Germany's Roax Films and will include footage of the group 25th-anniversary concert at the 2007 edition of the Wacken Open ...

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WHITE WIZZARD: Video Guitar Lesson Available

FPE-TV has posted new video guitar lesson with Los Angeles traditional metal heroes WHITE WIZZARD. Watch it below. "Over The Top", WHITE WIZZARD's full-length follow-up to the "High Speed GTO" mini-album, will be released in February 2010 via Earache Records. The CD was recorded with producer Ralph Patlan (MEGADETH, UFO, MICHAEL SCHENKER) and will contain ...

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FREEDOM CALL: 'Legend Of The Shadowking' Trailer Released

German metallers FREEDOM CALL, whose current lineup includes GAMMA RAY drummer Daniel Zimmermann, will release their new album, "Legend Of The Shadowking", in Europe on February 1, 2010 (except in Germany where it will arrive three days earlier) via SPV/Steamhammer Records. The track listing is as follows: 01. Out Of The Ruins (4:21) 02. Thunder ...

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DESTRUCTION: Amsterdam Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of DESTRUCTION's December 11, 2009 concert at the Melkweg in Amsterdam, Holland can be viewed below (courtesy of "letthedeathmetalflow"). DESTRUCTION's new DVD, "A Savage Symphony - The History Of Annihilation", is scheduled for release in February 2010. The disc was produced by Berlin, Germany's Roax Films and will include footage of the ...

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FREEDOM CALL: New Album Artwork, Track Listing Revealed

German metallers FREEDOM CALL, whose current lineup includes GAMMA RAY drummer Daniel Zimmermann, will release their new album, "Legend Of The Shadowking", in Europe on February 1, 2010 (except in Germany where it will arrive three days earlier) via SPV/Steamhammer Records. The track listing is as follows: 01. Out Of The Ruins (4:21) 02. Thunder ...

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UFO: Bilbao Footage Available

Video footage of UFO's December 4, 2009 concert in Bilbao, Spain can be viewed below. A Spanish-language report and several other fan-filmed video clips can be found at BilbaoIsRock.com. UFO's new album, "The Visitor", was released in North America on June 16 via SPV Records. UFO composed more than 35 new tracks in ...

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FREEDOM CALL: More New Album Details Revealed

German metallers FREEDOM CALL, whose current lineup includes GAMMA RAY drummer Daniel Zimmermann, will release their new album, "Legend Of The Shadowking", in Europe on February 1, 2010 (except in Germany where it will arrive three days earlier) via SPV/Steamhammer Records. According to a press release, "stylistically, 'Legend Of The Shadowking' is a successful liaison ...

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DESTRUCTION: 'A Savage Symphony' DVD Trailer Available

A trailer for "A Savage Symphony - The History Of Annihilation", the forthcoming DVD from German thrash metal veterans DESTRUCTION, can be viewed below. Due in February 2010, the disc was produced by Berlin, Germany's Roax Films and will include footage of the group 25th-anniversary concert at the 2007 edition of the Wacken Open Air ...

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UFO: Puente La Reina Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of UFO performing the classic song "Lights Out" on December 6, 2009 at Sala Gares, Puente La Reina, Spain can be viewed below (courtesy of "citysgonnaburn"). UFO's new album, "The Visitor", was released in North America on June 16 via SPV Records. UFO composed more than 35 new tracks in the run-up ...

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A Guitar Lesson With UFO's VINNIE MOORE

GuitarWorld.com has uploaded video footage of UFO shredder Vinnie Moore talking about his influences and showing the viewer how to play the song "Fly" from his new solo album, "To The Core", and UFO's "Too Hot to Handle". Moore also offers instruction on open-string licks, hybrid picking, Jeff Beck-style bending and vibrato, and ...

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UFO Interviewed In Berlin

Berlin, Germany's PitCam Production and More-Metal.com conducted an interview with UFO drummer Andy Parker and guitarist Vinnie Moore when the band played the Columbia Club in Berlin on November 25, 2009. Watch the chat below. UFO's new album, "The Visitor", was released in North America on June 16 via SPV Records. UFO composed more than ...

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UFO Guitarist To Be Featured On 'Let There Be Rock'

UFO guitarist Vinnie Moore will be featured on the Dutch radio show "Let There Be Rock" on Tuesday, November 17. The 35-minute special will include an interview and a couple of Vinnie's best songs. The two-hour program starts at 9:00 p.m. CET (Amsterdam time). Vinnie's special will air in the second hour of the show. ...

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THE BULLETMONKS To Support UFO In Europe

German "high-voltage rock" band THE BULLETMONKS will support UFO on the following dates: Nov. 19 - Progresja - Warsaw, POL Nov. 20 - Masters of Rock Cafe - Zlin, CZR Nov. 21 - Retro Music Hall - Prague, CZR Nov. 22 - WZ - Wroclaw, POL Dec. 01 - Magazzini Generali - Milano, ITA Dec. ...

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'SPV- 25 & Alive' Compilation Due This Month

SPV Records has set an October 30 German reelase date (November 2 in the rest of Europe) for "SPV- 25 & Alive", a special sampler for a special year. In 1984, SPV and Steamhammer were founded. Steamhammer immediately signed two influential bands — SODOM and DESTRUCTION — and SPV finalized distribution deals with such labels ...

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UFO Drummer Interviewed On 'Noize In The Attic'

UFO drummer Andy Parker was recently interviewed in Poughkeepsie, New York by the weekly two-hour classic hard rock and metal show "Noize In The Attic". He discusses the health of Pete Way, as well as the band's current CD and U.S. tour. The chat will be broadcast this Wednesday, October 21 between 1:00 p.m. and ...

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JASON BONHAM Comments On Concert Cancellations

The first three shows on drummer Jason Bonham's (LED ZEPPELIN, UFO, FOREIGNER) "An Evening With Jason Bonham" mini-tour have been cancelled due to singer Kelly Keeling (BATON ROUGE, MICHAEL SCHENKER) falling ill: Oct. 14 - Revolution Live - Ft. Lauderdale, FL Oct. 15 - House of Blues - Orlando, FL Oct. 16 - State Theatre ...

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BONHAM: Ft. Lauderdale Concert Cancelled

The first show on drummer Jason Bonham's (LED ZEPPELIN, UFO, FOREIGNER) "An Evening With Jason Bonham" mini-tour, which was supposed to kick off last night (Wednesday, October 14) at Revolution Live in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida was cancelled. Webmaster Sam Rapallo wrote on the official LED ZEPPELIN forum that the reason for the cancellation was that ...

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