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DOPESICK Feat. Ex-SKINLAB, MINISTRY Members: 'Ride The Night' Video

Oakland, California punk/hard rock outfit DOPESICK is a fresh name for many, but the band's members charge forward with quite the resume behind them. DOPESICK frontman/guitarist Adam Albright originally formed the band nearly two decades ago with the intention of touring while still performing with Bay Area post-thrash band SKINLAB, but this dream was abruptly ...

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Voices EP - RED TIDE RISING

Colorado hard rockers RED TIDE RISING have been together for eight years and just got a taste of success as their 2013 release, "The Rising", peaked at 75 on the Billboard Independent chart and struck as a No. 3 Heatseeker. Lead vocalist Matthew Whiteman only recently turned 21 (backtrack to how young the band members ...

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LORDI's New Album Due In September

Finnish heavy metal monsters LORDI are currently mixing their new album for a September release. The as-yet-untitled follow-up to 2014's "Scare Force One" is being produced by Nino Laurenne, who previously worked on the band's 2008 effort "Deadache". Speaking to Spark TV, which is part of the Czech monthly magazine Spark, LORDI frontman ...

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RAGING SPEEDHORN To Release 'Lost Ritual' Album In July

Resurrected Corby, U.K. metallers RAGING SPEEDHORN will release their new album, titled "Lost Ritual", on July 15. However, anyone who pledged on the record will receive their copy a week earlier, on July 8. RAGING SPEEDHORN guitarist Jim Palmer had this to say on the album and its title: "This album seems like a true ...

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ILL NIÑO Announces '15 Years Of Revolution' Tour

Latin metallers ILL NIÑO will embark on the "15 Years Of Revolution" tour in May. Each night, ILL NIÑO will perform its debut album, "Revolution, Revolución", in its entirety, plus several fan favorites. The trek will feature direct support from BOBAFLEX, plus additional support from TERROR UNIVERSAL, SHATTERED SUN, SAINT DIABLO and VOODOO TERROR TRIBE ...

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MEGADETH Bassist DAVID ELLEFSON's EMP LABEL GROUP Signs North American Distribution Deal With ENTERTAINMENT ONE

EMP Label Group, the label founded by MEGADETH bassist David Ellefson, has signed an exclusive North American distribution deal with Entertainment One (eOne), North America's leading independent music brand. In addition to offering traditional wholesale and managed inventory services to some of North America's largest retailers, eOne will provide a wide range of digital strategic ...

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RAGING SPEEDHORN Begins Recording New Album

Following on from a hectic two years of touring and festival appearances, resurrected Corby, U.K. metallers RAGING SPEEDHORN entered the studio with acclaimed producer Russ Russell (NAPALM DEATH, DIMMU BORGIR, THE WILDHEARTS) on January 18 in Kettering to begin work on their new album. Their first full-length record to feature original vocalist Frank Regan since ...

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MOTOGRATER Taps Producer AHRUE LUSTER For Second Album

California heavy rock veterans MOTOGRATER will enter the studio in January 2016 to begin recording their long-awaited sophomore album. Ahrue Luster (ILL NIÑO, TERROR UNIVERSAL, MACHINE HEAD) will handle production and all engineering duties. This marks MOTOGRATER's first official full-length release since the band's 2003 self-titled album, "Motograter", released through Elektra/No Name. That effort featured ...

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Video Premiere: ILL NIÑO's 'Blood Is Thicker Than Water'

ILL NIÑO's video for the song "Blood Is Thicker Than Water" can be seen below. The track is taken from the band's new album, "Till Death, La Familia", which was released in July 2014 via Victory Records. Says ILL NIÑO frontman Cristian Machado: "'Blood is Thicker Than Water' is more than just a piece of ...

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KORN's JONATHAN DAVIS To Guest On New SUNFLOWER DEAD Album

SUNFLOWER DEAD, the infectious active rock band from Long Beach, California, will release its sophomore studio album, "It's Time To Get Weird", on October 30 via the group's own label Bloody Bat Records. The CD was produced by Dave Fortman (EVANESCENCE, GODSMACK, SLIPKNOT) and Mikey Doling (GEMINI SYNDROME) and consists of 12 new tracks, including ...

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ILL NIÑO Members To Take Part In Conversation At Princeton University's 'Voz Latina' Conference

Cristian Machado, Lazaro Pina and Oscar Santiago of Latin metallers ILL NIÑO, along with Chicano rapper Chingo Bling (Pedro Herrera), will take part in a conversation during Princeton University's Latino Graduate Student Association's annual conference, Voz Latina, which is scheduled to take place on April 23 and April 24. This year's keynote panel will be ...

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TERROR UNIVERSAL Announces New Singer

TERROR UNIVERSAL, the "horror metal" band featuring ILL NIÑO members Dave Chavarri (drums; who also previously played with SOULFLY) and Ahrue Luster (guitar; formerly of MACHINE HEAD), has parted ways with singer Chad "Rott" Armstrong and has replaced him with "Plague" (pictured). Said TERROR UNIVERSAL in a statement: "[Plague] was actually on our short list ...

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RAGING SPEEDHORN To Record New Studio Album

Following on from their near-sellout tour, stunning sets at Sonisphere, Damnation and Hammerfest, resurrected Corby, U.K. metallers RAGING SPEEDHORN are set to launch a Pledge Music campaign for their hotly anticipated fifth album. RAGING SPEEDHORN has been teasing fans with the prospect of a new record since the band's return in February 2014. Earlier this ...

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TERROR UNIVERSAL Featuring ILL NIÑO Members: New Video Interviews Posted Online

The AU Review and Music Feeds conducted separate interviews with TERROR UNIVERSAL, the "horror metal" band featuring ILL NIÑO members Dave Chavarri (drums; who also previously played with SOULFLY) and Ahrue Luster (guitar; formerly of MACHINE HEAD), during the year's Soundwave festival in Australia. Check out the footage below. TERROR UNIVERSAL's song "Welcome To Hell" ...

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RAGING SPEEDHORN To Release 'Halfway To Hell' Single

Resurrected Corby, U.K. metallers RAGING SPEEDHORN will launch their much-awaited new single, "Halfway To Hell", as a limited-edition seven-inch at the end of May through Welsh label Palm Reader Records. Following on from their tour and stunning sets at Sonisphere and Damnation festivals, RAGING SPEEDHORN will hit the road again this May with mighty U.S. ...

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JANE'S ADDICTION, COAL CHAMBER, ALICE COOPER Members Perform At WAYNE STATIC Memorial Concert (Video)

SNOT, ILL NIÑO's Cristian Machado and Diego Verduzco, ORGY's Jay Gordon, Lita Ford, JANE'S ADDICTION's Dave Navarro, COAL CHAMBER's Miguel "Meegs" Rascon, ALICE COOPER guitarist Nita Strauss and OTEP frontwoman Otep Shamaya are among the musicians who performed at the Wayne Static memorial concert on Tuesday, January 20 at the Whisky A Go Go in ...

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ILL NIÑO Members Launch TERROR UNIVERSAL

The official lyric video for "Welcome To Hell", the first song from TERROR UNIVERSAL, the "horror metal" band featuring ILL NIÑO members Dave Chavarri [drums; who also previously played with SOULFLY) and Ahrue Luster (guitar; formerly of MACHINE HEAD), can be seen below. The track, which is also available for free download at

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ILL NIÑO's CRISTIAN MACHADO Offers 'Tour Tips' (Video)

Each episode of "Tour Tips" features a touring act sharing five pieces of advice for artists who want to hit the road. In this episode, which was filmed on July 20 in Tinley Park, Illinois, ILL NIÑO vocalist Cristian Machado shares his tips for being on the road while on this past summer's Rockstar Energy ...

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ILL NIÑO: 'I'm Not The Enemy' Video Released

ILL NIÑO's video for the song "I'm Not The Enemy" can be seen below. Shot on the streets of Los Angeles, the clip tells a bold story of youthful injustice, overcoming social stereotypes and the dreams of constructing a better life. Says ILL NIÑO vocalist Cristian Machado: "We wanted something traditional and classic that represented ...

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ILL NIÑO's CRISTIAN MACHADO Speaks To HORNS UP ROCKS! (Video)

Jo Schüftan of Horns Up Rocks! conducted an interview with ILL NIÑO vocalist Cristian Machado at the July 27 stop of the Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival in in Hartford, Connecticut. You can now watch the chat below. ILL NIÑO's new album, "Till Death, La Familia", was released on July 22 via Victory Records. Machado, ...

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Till Death La Familia - ILL NIÑO

Latin metalcore posse ILL NIÑO are back for another round and it's to their credit they've let nothing stand in the way of doing what they want to do, whether that finds favor or not with the metal public at-large. This time, Dave Chavarri, Cristian Machado, Ahrue Luster, Diego Verduzco, Lazaro Pina and Oscar Santiago ...

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ILL NINO Talks To ITN Magazine (Video)

ITN Magazine's Amber Miller conducted an interview with ILL NIÑO at the July 16 stop of the Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival. You can now watch the chat below. ILL NIÑO's new album, "Till Death, La Familia", was released on July 22 via Victory Records. The band's lead singer, Cristian Machado, told Arena.com that "Till ...

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Video Premiere: ILL NIÑO's 'Live Like There's No Tomorrow'

"Live Like There's No Tomorrow", the new video from ILL NIÑO, can be seen below. The song is taken from the band's new album, "Till Death, La Familia", which is being released today (July 22) via Victory Records. ILL NIÑO lead singer, Cristian Machado, told Arena.com that "Till Death, La Familia" "will absolutely surprise a ...

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ILL NIÑO: 'Till Death, La Familia' Cover Artwork Unveiled, 'Live Like There's No Tomorrow' Single Streaming

ILL NIÑO will release its new album, "Till Death, La Familia", on July 22 via Victory Records. The CD's first single, "Live Like There's No Tomorrow", can be streamed below. Also available is the album's cover artwork. ILL NIÑO lead singer, Cristian Machado, told Arena.com that "Till Death, La Familia" "will absolutely surprise a lot ...

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