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Abra Kadavar - KADAVAR

There's something vaguely WOLFMOTHER-ish about KADAVAR's meticulously coiffed beards and retro-authentic wardrobe - not to mention the almost clinical efficiency of their debut album's proto-metal revival - which, at times, felt rather calculating in its taut, clean construction and delivery. But as the German power trio unveils their second long player, "Abra Kadavar", with nary ...

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WOLFMOTHER Frontman To Release Solo Debut

After nearly a decade on the road with WOLFMOTHER, winning a Grammy and numerous ARIA Awards along the way, Andrew Stockdale will release his first solo album, "Keep Moving", this summer. Stockdale spent the last three years writing in and out of studios and hotel rooms, recording with a variety of musicians and fine-tuning the ...

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Down IV: The Purple EP - DOWN

It's been 17 years since a little side project amongst New Orleans-based metal buddies defied the odds and became a genre phenomenon. There have been countless metal, sludge and doom acts serving electric alms to BLACK SABBATH, going as far back as PENTAGRAM, WITCHFINDER GENERAL, SAINT VITUS, CANDLEMASS and CATHEDRAL. Not a lick of them ...

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STAM1NA: 'Puolikas Ihminen' Video Released

"Puolikas Ihminen", the new video from Lemi, Finland-based metallers STAM1NA, can be seen below. The clip, which was directed and edited by Jouni Kallio, features an appearance by actress Linda Zilliacus, who is best known for her role in the Oscar-nominated movie called "Ondskan" (nominated in the "Best Foreign Language Film" category). "Puolikas Ihminen" comes ...

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STAM1NA Signs North American Deal With BIELER BROS. RECORDS

Lemi, Finland-based metallers STAM1NA have inked a North American deal with Bieler Bros. Records. The band's fifth album, "Nocebo", will be released in the U.S. on July 17. Commented Bieler Bros. co-founder Jason Bieler: "STAM1NA encapsulates everything Bieler Bros. looks for when signing a new artist. Musically ferocious, melodically brilliant and structurally boundless, STAM1NA is ...

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STAM1NA: New Album Certified Gold In Finland

"Nocebo", the fifth album from Lemi, Finland-based metallers STAM1NA, has been certified gold in the band's home country for sales in excess of 10,000 copies. STAM1NA will be presented with gold plaques for "Nocebo" during their appearance at the Finnish Metal Expo on February 18. "Nocebo" was released on February 8 via Sakara Records. The ...

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STAM1NA: New Video Released

"Valtiaan uudet vaateet", the new Tuomas Petsalo-directed video from Lemi, Finland-based metallers STAM1NA, can be seen below. The song comes off the band's fifth album, "Nocebo", which was released on February 8 via Sakara Records. The CD was recorded at Petrax studios with producer Joe Barresi (TOOL, BAD RELIGION, APOCALYPTICA, QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE, ...

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SLASH Filming 'Gotten' Video This Weekend

Legendary guitarist Slash (VELVET REVOLVER, ex-GUNS N' ROSES) is filming a video this weekend for a remixed version of the song "Gotten". The track, which features lead vocals by Adam Levine of MAROON 5, originally appeared on Slash's last self-titled album, which was released in North America in April 2010 via EMI Label Services. "Gotten" ...

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STAM1NA: New Album Details Revealed

Lemi, Finland-based metallers STAM1NA will release their fifth album, "Nocebo", on February 8. The CD was recorded at Petrax studios with producer Joe Barresi (TOOL, BAD RELIGION, APOCALYPTICA, QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE, WOLFMOTHER). "Nocebo" track listing: 01. Pirunpaska 02. Valtiaan uudet vaateet 03. Tavastia palamaan! 04. Puolikas ihminen 05. Aivohalvaus 06. Rabies 07. ...

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SLASH: New Songtitles Revealed

Legendary guitarist Slash (GUNS N' ROSES, VELVET REVOLVER) has completed the first recording session for his upcoming solo album at Barefoot Recording in Hollywood, California with producer Eric Valentine (QUEENS OF STONE AGE, THE ALL-AMERICAN REJECTS). Joining Slash in the studio were the members of his touring band: vocalist Myles Kennedy (ALTER BRIDGE), rhythm guitarist ...

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CHEVELLE Interviewed On 102.1 THE EDGE (Audio)

Vydra of the Dallas, Texas radio station 102.1 The Edge recently conducted an interview with CHEVELLE. The chat is now available for streaming below. CHEVELLE has set "Hats Off To The Bull" as the title of its sixth studio album, which is scheduled for release on December 6. The follow-up to 2009's "Sci-Fi Crimes" was ...

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CHEVELLE: New Album Title Confirmed

CHEVELLE has set "Hats Off To The Bull" as the title of its sixth studio album, which is scheduled for release on December 6. The follow-up to 2009's "Sci-Fi Crimes" was produced by Joe Barresi, who has previously worked with TOOL, BAD RELIGION, APOCALYPTICA, QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE and WOLFMOTHER, among others. A short ...

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SLASH: 'Almost 20 Songs' Ready For New Solo Album

Legendary guitarist Slash (GUNS N' ROSES, VELVET REVOLVER) will enter Barefoot Recording in Hollywood, California later this month with producer Eric Valentine (QUEENS OF STONE AGE, THE ALL-AMERICAN REJECTS) to begin recording his second solo album for an early 2012 release. Joining Slash in the studio will be the members of his touring band: vocalist ...

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CHEVELLE: New Single Available For Streaming

"Face To The Floor", the new single from CHEVELLE, can be streamed using the audio player below (courtesy of AOL's Noisecreep). The track comes off the band's as-yet-untitled sixth studio album, which is scheduled for release on December 6. The follow-up to 2009's "Sci-Fi Crimes" was produced by Joe Barresi, who has previously ...

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SLASH To Begin Recording New Album In Late October

Fans lined up around the block yesterday (Thursday, September 15 ) as Slash appeared at the new GuitarGuitar store in Epsom, U.K. In between cutting the ribbon to officially open the impressive new building and sign autographs for hundreds of expectant fans, Music Radar managed to grab the former GUNS N' ROSES guitar hero to ...

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STAM1NA Taps JOE BARRESI For New Album Production

Lemi, Finland-based metallers STAM1NA will enter the studio in September with producer Joe Barresi (TOOL, BAD RELIGION, APOCALYPTICA, QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE, WOLFMOTHER) to begin recording their fifth album for an early 2012 release. According to a press release, the collaboration between Barresi and STAM1NA came about as a result of a meeting the ...

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Learn To Play SLASH's 'By The Sword'

Slash's first solo album was a huge chart-topping success in the U.K. and across the globe. Lick Library with Danny Gill have worked day and night to bring you "Learn to Play Slash", a guitar-tuition DVD that shows you how to master five of the most phenomenal tracks from this album. Slash, former lead guitarist ...

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SLASH Interviewed By Australia's HIT LIST TV (Video)

VELVET REVOLVER/ex-GUNS N' ROSES guitarist Slash was interviewed by Hit List TV during his tour of Australia as part of the Soundwave festival. You can now watch the chat below. Slash's all-star collaborations album, simply titled "Slash", was certified platinum by the Australian Record Industry Association (ARIA) for sales in excess of 70,000 copies. A ...

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WOLFMOTHER Singer Joins SLASH On Stage In Brisbane (Video)

Andrew Stockdale of WOLFMOTHER joined Slash on stage last night (Wednesday, March 2) at The Tivoli in Brisbane, Australia during the VELVET REVOLVER/ex-GUNS N' ROSES guitarist's only sideshow from his Soundwave 2011 festival appearance to perform the song "By The Sword". Fan-filmed video footage of the performance can be viewed below. Slash's setlist was as ...

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SLASH's Solo Album Certified Platinum In Australia

VELVET REVOLVER/ex-GUNS N' ROSES guitarist Slash's all-star collaborations album, simply titled "Slash", was certified platinum by the Australian Record Industry Association (ARIA) for sales in excess of 70,000 copies. A plaque commemorating the achievement was presented to Slash by Sony on Monday (February 28) during his tour of the country as part of the Soundwave ...

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Learn To Play Guitar Like SLASH

Slash's first solo album was a huge chart-topping success in the U.K. and across the globe. Lick Library with Danny Gill have worked day and night to bring you "Learn to Play Slash", a guitar-tuition DVD that shows you how to master five of the most phenomenal tracks from this album. Slash, former lead guitarist ...

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MONSTER MAGNET Mainman Interviewed On 'Mars Attacks' (Audio)

MONSTER MAGNET mainman Dave Wyndorf was interviewed by host Victor M. Ruiz for the latest episode of the "Mars Attacks" podcast. You can now stream the podcast using the audio player below. "Mastermind", the long-awaited new album from MONSTER MAGNET, sold around 3,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The ...

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MONSTER MAGNET: More 'Mastermind' First-Week Chart Positions Revealed

"Mastermind", the long-awaited new album from MONSTER MAGNET, has registered the following first-week chart positions: Sweden: #34 Germany: #38 Norway: #41 Austria: #70 Switzerland: #84 Holland: #139 USA: #165 UK: #192 "Mastermind" sold around 3,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The band's previous effort, "4-Way Diablo", opened with 1,800 ...

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