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REVOLVER GOLDEN GODS AWARDS: VIP Room Photos Posted Online

The Revolver Golden Gods Awards took place April 8 at Club Nokia in downtown Los Angeles featuring appearances by hard rock and metal royalty. Upstairs in the VIP room you could hang out with the likes of MEGADETH's Dave Mustaine, ALICE IN CHAINS' Jerry Cantrell, Marilyn Manson, SLAYER, Vinnie Paul Abbott, Ronnie James Dio, Lemmy ...

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REVOLVER GOLDEN GODS AWARDS: Photos, Video Footage Available

The second annual Revolver Golden Gods Awards, presented by Epiphone, was held last night (Thursday, April 8) at Club Nokia in downtown Los Angeles. The event will be televised on VH1 Classic on Saturday, May 22. This year, hosting duties for the Golden Gods were shared between musician, activist and entrepreneur Andrew W.K. and professional ...

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THE ETERNAL: Australian Dates Announced

Melbourne, Australia's dark rockers THE ETERNAL have scheduled the following dates in their home countryL July 02 - Byron Bay, AUS - The Buddha Bar July 03 - Brisbane, AUS - The Jubilee Hotel (Dead Of Winter Festival) THE ETERNAL recently made a new DVD, "Kartika World Tour 2009", available exclusively via the band's web ...

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KIVIMETSÄN DRUIDI: Track-By-Track Breakdown Of New Album Available

Finnish symphonic folk metal band KIVIMETSÄN DRUIDI will release its second album, "Betrayal, Justice, Revenge", on April 26 via Century Media Records. The CD's first pressing will be a very special edition featuring "awesome" packaging and two bonus tracks. According to the label, the group is "ready to surprise [the listeners] with [its] most diverse ...

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Behind The Scenes At The REVOLVER GOLDEN GODS Press Conference

Rob Halford (JUDAS PRIEST), Lemmy Kilmister (MOTÖRHEAD), Dave Mustaine (MEGADETH), Zakk Wylde (BLACK LABEL SOCIETY, OZZY OSBOURNE), Vinnie Paul (HELLYEAH, PANTERA), Chuck Billy (TESTAMENT), Kat Von D ("L.A. Ink") and NFL Dallas Cowboys Marc Columbo, Cory Proctor and Leonard Davis were on hand on Wednesday, February 17 at a press conference at the Rainbow Bar ...

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DELAIN Announces New Bassist

DELAIN — the Dutch gothic rock/metal project founded by ex-WITHIN TEMPTATION keyboardist Martijn Westerholt (brother of WITHIN TEMPTATION's Robert Westerholt) — has announced the addition of bassist Otto "The Baron" Schimmelpenninck van der Oije (DETONATION) to the group's ranks. He will make his live debut with DELAIN on the band's upcoming U.K. tour, which is ...

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IN THIS MOMENT: 'Forever' Video Dress Being Auctioned

The blue dress IN THIS MOMENT vocalist Maria Brink wore during the "Forever" video shoot and on the 2008 Ozzfest tour is being auctioned via eBay. According to the band, "Maria has received many messages from people asking about buying a dress and she felt like this was the perfect opportunity." Go to

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KIVIMETSÄN DRUIDI: New Song Available For Streaming

Finnish symphonic folk metal band KIVIMETSÄN DRUIDI will release its second album, "Betrayal, Justice, Revenge", on April 26 via Century Media Records. The CD's first pressing will be a very special edition featuring "awesome" packaging and two bonus tracks. According to the label, the group is "ready to surprise [the listeners] with [its] most diverse ...

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SLASH's Contribution To 'Download To Donate For Haiti' Available For Streaming

A previously unreleased track from legendary VELVET REVOLVER/ex-GUNS N' ROSES guitarist Slash, entitled "Mother Maria", is available for streaming using the player below. The song, whcih features a guest appearance on vocals by Beth Hart, is featured on "Download To Donate For Haiti", a star-studded recovery effort launched to aid the nation of Haiti following ...

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KIVIMETSÄN DRUIDI: New Album Artwork, Track Listing Revealed

Finnish symphonic folk metal band KIVIMETSÄN DRUIDI will release its second album, "Betrayal, Justice, Revenge", on April 26 via Century Media Records. The CD's first pressing will be a very special edition featuring "awesome" packaging and two bonus tracks. According to the label, the group is "ready to surprise [the listeners] with [its] most diverse ...

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HALFORD, LEMMY, MUSTAINE, WYLDE, BILLY At REVOLVER GOLDEN GODS Press Conference

Rob Halford (JUDAS PRIEST), Lemmy Kilmister (MOTÖRHEAD), Dave Mustaine (MEGADETH), Zakk Wylde (BLACK LABEL SOCIETY, OZZY OSBOURNE), Vinnie Paul (HELLYEAH, PANTERA), Chuck Billy (TESTAMENT), Kat Von D ("L.A. Ink") and NFL Dallas Cowboys Marc Columbo, Cory Proctor and Leonard Davis were on hand yesterday (Wednesday, February 17) at a press conference held at the Rainbow ...

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DELAIN Extends ROADRUNNER Deal, Parts Ways With Bassist

DELAIN — the Dutch gothic rock/metal project founded by ex-WITHIN TEMPTATION keyboardist Martijn Westerholt (brother of WITHIN TEMPTATION's Robert Westerholt) — has issued the following update: "We've got some big news. Recently we started working on our new third album, which we hope to release this year. Together with Roadrunner we are working on extending ...

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LINKIN PARK Releases Video For 'Not Alone' From 'Download To Donate For Haiti' Compilation

LINKIN PARK is releasing a special video for "Not Alone", the song they wrote and recorded specifically for "Download To Donate For Haiti", a star-studded recovery effort launched to aid the nation of Haiti following the magnitude-7.0 earthquake that struck Port-au-Prince on January 12. The stunning video features studio performance footage interspersed with stark images ...

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KIVIMETSÄN DRUIDI: New Album Title Announced

Finnish symphonic folk metal band KIVIMETSÄN DRUIDI has set "Betrayal, Justice, Revenge" as the title of its second album, due in late April via Century Media Records. According to the label, the group is "ready to surprise [the listeners] with [its] most diverse and mature album to date." Formed in 2002 in Kouvola, Finland by ...

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IN THIS MOMENT 'Furiously Working On New Songs'

Southern California's female-fronted rock act IN THIS MOMENT will enter the studio mid-February with producer Kevin Churko (who worked with the band on 2008's "The Dream") to begin recording its third album for a tentative June release via Century Media Records. Guitarist Chris Howorth states, "As I write this, we are furiously working on new ...

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ANTHRAX Guitarist Performs With Wife On ABC-TV's 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!'; Video Available

Pearl AdayANTHRAX guitarist Scott Ian's wife and daughter of legendary crooner Meat Loaf — performed the songs "Mama" and "Whore" on last night's (Wednesday, January 20) edition of ABC-TV's "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" show. The performance was the singer debut national television appearance, featuring a powerful band that includes Ian, Marcus Blake on bass, ...

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THE ETERNAL: 'Kartika World Tour 2009' DVD Trailer Available

Melbourne, Australia's dark rockers THE ETERNAL will make a new DVD, "Kartika World Tour 2009", available mid-February exclusively via the band's web site. The disc will contain the "Kartika World Tour" and "The Making Of Kartika" documentaries as well at two promotional videos and plenty of photos. A trailer for the DVD can be viewed ...

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THE ETERNAL To Release New DVD In February

"Means For An Ending", the new video from Melbourne, Australia's dark rockers THE ETERNAL, can be viewed below. The clip features footage from the band's 2009 tours of USA, Canada and Mexico. In other news, THE ETERNAL will make a new DVD available mid-February exclusively via the band's web site. The disc will contain the ...

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KIVIMETSÄN DRUIDI Mixing Sophomore Album

Finnish symphonic folk metal band KIVIMETSÄN DRUIDI is currently mixing its second album for an April release via Century Media Records. The group states, "it will most certainly surprise many of [our fans]!" KIVIMETSÄN DRUIDI's video for the song "Jäässä Varttunut" can be viewed below. The track comes off the band's's debut CD, "Shadowheart", which ...

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THE ETERNAL: New Album Update

Melbourne, Australia's dark rockers THE ETERNAL entered 301 Studios in Byron Bay on December 4 with acclaimed producer and multi-platinum recording artist Jeff Martin (THE ARMADA, THE TEA PARTY) to begin recording their fourth full-length album, "Under A New Sun", tentatively due in early 2010. Songtitles set to appear on the follow-up to last year's ...

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