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Video: W.A.S.P. Performs In Karlshamn, Sweden

Fan-filmed video footage of W.A.S.P.'s October 3 performance at Väggahallen in Karlshamn, Sweden can be seen below. W.A.S.P.'s new album, "Golgotha", was released on October 2 via Austria's Napalm Records. W.A.S.P. frontman Blackie Lawless told Ultimate Classic Rock about the six-year gap between the release of 2009's "Babylon" and the arrival of "Golgotha": "That gap, ...

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Video: W.A.S.P. Performs New Song 'Last Runaway' In Oberhausen, Germany

Fan-filmed video footage of W.A.S.P. performing a new song, "Last Runaway", on September 25 at Turbinenhalle in Oberhausen, Germany can be seen below. W.A.S.P.'s new album, "Golgotha", will be released on October 2 via Austria's Napalm Records. W.A.S.P. frontman Blackie Lawless previously stated about the making of the "Golgotha" CD: "The rehearsals for this album ...

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Premiere: W.A.S.P.'s Lyric Video For New Song 'Scream'

The official lyric video for the song "Scream" from W.A.S.P. can be seen below. The track is taken from the band's fifteenth studio album, titled "Golgotha", which will be released on October 2 via Austria's Napalm Records. Commented W.A.S.P. frontman Blackie Lawless: "'Scream' was the track we felt really opened the album with the kick ...

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Golgotha - W.A.S.P.

Blackie Lawless has laid low the past six years after gaining momentum for himself and W.A.S.P. with "Babylon" and the nearly iced "Dominator" before it. Lawless suddenly finds himself shy of a drummer as nine-year vet Mike Dupke departs the band prior to the release of the band's newest album, "Golgotha". Still hanging in camp ...

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New Song Premiere: W.A.S.P.'s 'Last Runaway'

W.A.S.P.'s fifteenth studio album, titled "Golgotha", will be released on October 2 via Austria's Napalm Records. The "Golgotha" song "Last Runaway" can now be streamed using the SoundCloud widget below. "Forty years ago I came to Hollywood as a teenager," said W.A.S.P. frontman Blackie Lawless. "Terrified and scared out of my mind, I had no ...

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W.A.S.P. Parts Ways With Drummer MIKE DUPKE

Drummer Mike Dupke was left W.A.S.P. after a nine-year stint with the band. A replacement drummer has not yet been announced. Said Dupke in a statement: "I would like to wish the guys in the band all the best in the future. I must also send thanks out to all the W.A.S.P. fans who welcomed ...

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W.A.S.P. Signs With NAPALM RECORDS; 'Golgotha' Album Due This Summer

W.A.S.P. has signed a new worldwide record deal with Austria's Napalm Records. The band's fifteenth studio album, titled "Golgotha", will be released this August. "W.A.S.P. are excited to announce they have signed an exclusive recording contract with Napalm Records," states W.A.S.P. leader Blackie Lawless. "We chose Napalm for their personal belief and professional commitment to ...

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Ex-W.A.S.P. Guitarist CHRIS HOLMES: Most Lead Singers Are 'Jerks'

Kevin Oakes of Global Onslaught recently conducted an interview with former W.A.S.P. guitarist Chris Holmes. You can now listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. A couple of excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On the infamous scene in the "The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years" movie in which he ...

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QUEENSRŸCHE's MICHAEL WILTON Says Next Album Will Be 'Heavy', 'Prog' And 'Very Melodic'

Quick Throttle magazine conducted an interview with QUEENSRŸCHE guitarist Michael Wilton on July 12 at the Lawless Harley-Davidson grand opening party in Renton, Washington. You can now watch the chat below. A couple of excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On direction of the material QUEENSRŸCHE has been writing for its next studio album, tentatively due ...

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CHRIS HOLMES: I Was W.A.S.P.'s 'Driving Force'

Finland's Seiska TV conducted an interview with former W.A.S.P. guitarist Chris Holmes earlier this year while Holmes was spending time in the country performing select gigs with local rock musicians. You can now watch the chat below. On what he was doing in Finland: Holmes: "We know somebody over here [Domino from the Finnish hard ...

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QUEENSRŸCHE's SCOTT ROCKENFIELD: Drum-Cam Footage From LAWLESS HARLEY-DAVIDSON Grand Opening

Drum-cam footage of QUEENSRŸCHE's Scott Rockenfield performing the song "Lady Wore Black" with his bandmates on July 12 at the Lawless Harley-Davidson grand opening party in Renton, Washington can be seen below. In a recent interview with The Prog Report, QUEENSRŸCHE guitarist Michael Wilton spoke about the settlement agreement between QUEENSRŸCHE and singer Geoff Tate ...

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DEATHSTARS Members Talk To U.K.'s KERRANG! Magazine About 'The Perfect Cult' Album (Video)

Swedish industrial rock band DEATHSTARS recently spoke to U.K.'s Kerrang! magazine. You can now watch the chat below. DEATHSTARS' fourth studio album, "The Perfect Cult", was released on June 13 via Nuclear Blast. The follow-up to 2009's "Night Electric Night" was captured in several studios: drums, guitars and bass were recorded at Bohus Sound Recording ...

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WATAIN: Pro-Shot Footage Of Entire HELLFEST Performance

Professionally filmed video footage of WATAIN's entire June 20 performance at Hellfest in Clisson, France can be seen below. WATAIN played its only U.S. show of the summer on June 15 at the Brooklyn Bazaar in New York. The band's fifth full-length, "The Wild Hunt", sold around 2,700 copies in the United States in its ...

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Ex-W.A.S.P. Guitarist CHRIS HOLMES Discusses Infamous 'Decline' Pool Scene, Becoming Sober And BLACKIE LAWLESS (Video)

On March 27, Metallväktarna conducted an interview with former W.A.S.P. guitarist Chris Holmes during his visit to Finland. You can now watch the chat below. A couple of excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On the infamous scene in the "The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years" movie in which he can be ...

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W.A.S.P.'s BLACKIE LAWLESS Videotaped At Moscow Train Station

C-Lebrity has uploaded video footage of W.A.S.P. mainman Blackie Lawless making his way through a Moscow train station — and apparently ignoring repeated requests for an autograph — on June 3 during the band's recently completed Russian tour. Check out the clip below. At a June 6 press conference at this year's edition of the ...

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W.A.S.P. To Release 'Golgotha' Album In 2015; First Details Revealed

W.A.S.P. is "about three weeks away from finishing" its new studio album, titled "Golgotha", for an early 2015 release. During a press conference yesterday (Friday, June 6) before the band's performance at this year's edition of the Sweden Rock Festival in Sölvesborg, Sweden, W.A.S.P. mainman Blackie Lawless stated about the lyrical inspiration for the upcoming ...

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DEATHSTARS: 'Explode' Lyric Video Released

The official lyric video for the song "Explode" from the Swedish industrial rock band DEATHSTARS can be seen below. The track is taken from the group's fourth studio album, "The Perfect Cult", which will be released on June 13 via Nuclear Blast. The follow-up to 2009's "Night Electric Night" was captured in several studios: drums, ...

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