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Ex-NIGHTWISH Singer Announces Band Lineup For Upcoming Shows

Former NIGHTWISH singer Tarja Turunen has revealed the lineup of the backing band that will accompany her for the "warm-up concerts" that will take place in November/December in Germany, Russia, Belgium, Finland and other European countries. It will be as follows: Bass: Doug Wimbish Guitars: Alex Scholpp Drums: Mike Terrana Keys: Maria Ilmoniemi Cello: Max ...

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IN THIS MOMENT Schedules Colorado In-Store Appearance

Los Angeles-based female-fronted act IN THIS MOMENT will take part in a signing session at Guitar Center (8601 Sheridan Blvd.) in Arvada, Colorado on Sunday, September 16 from noon to 1:00 p.m. Video footage of IN THIS MOMENT performing the song "Daddy’s Fallen Angel" at Northern Lights in Clifton Park, New York during the band's ...

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IN THIS MOMENT: More Live Footage Available

Video footage of IN THIS MOMENT performing the song "Daddy’s Fallen Angel" at Northern Lights in Clifton Park, New York during the band's tour with KITTIE, WALLS OF JERICHO, DEAD TO FALL and 36 CRAZYFISTS has been posted online at the Underground Video Television web site. IN THIS MOMENT's captivating new video for ...

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GOD FORBID: GFTV Episode Seven Now Available

GOD FORBID's exclusive YouTube channel GFTV has made its seventh episode available, featuring footage of "President Jorge Bush" speaking to the people from his bunker. Watch the episode below. Produced and edited by GOD FORBID, GFTV gives fans an exclusive look into what life is like backstage for the band. GOD FORBID filmed its live ...

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ARCH ENEMY Preparing For Two Video Shoots, American Tour

ARCH ENEMY frontwoman Angela Gossow has issued the following update: "We are back home from our little festival and promo trip in the UK, France and Germany and now preparing for two video shoots and our departure to America this week. It's all a bit frightening, as we will be away from home for almost ...

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SEPULTURA Guitarist Reflecting On Life

SEPULTURA guitarist Andreas Kisser has issued the following update: "After the gig in Belgium we went to Holland. The two shows were really good; they were the only gigs we did on those countries, all sold out! We left Holland to a long trip till Spain, more precisely in Huesca, Aragon. We arrived a day ...

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The Serpent - STILL REMAINS

The fact that much of what is heard on "The Serpent" by Grand Rapids' STILL REMAINS is not my cup of tea does not mean that it will not appeal to those with a hankerin' for modern and melodic, mostly-metalcore. In fact, some of the tunes come with significant hooks. It is also a very ...

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GOD FORBID: Another Live Video Posted Online

Video footage of GOD FORBID performing the song "Broken Promise" during the band's recent run with HATEBREED on "The Monsters Of Mayhem" tour (which also featured EVERGREEN TERRACE and THE ACACIA STRAIN) is available online at the Underground Video Television (UVTV) web site. GOD FORBID filmed its live performance at the jam-packed Starland ...

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EXSECRATUS: New Song Posted Online

Finnish metal band EXSECRATUS has posted a new song, entitled Under the Winter Moon, on its MySpace page. The track, which features a guest appearance by NORTHER frontman Petri Lindroos, comes off the group's upcoming debut album, "Tainted Dreams", due on September 3 via Violent Journey Records. According to a press release, "These ...

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IN THIS MOMENT: More OZZFEST 2007 Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of Southern California female-fronted metallers IN THIS MOMENT performing at the Albuquerque, New Mexico stop on the Ozzfest 2007 tour on July 26, 2007 has been posted on YouTube. Watch the clips below. IN THIS MOMENT's captivating new video for the track "Beautiful Tragedy" made its "Headbanger's Ball" debut on July 21 ...

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GOD FORBID Guitarist Issues DVD Update

GOD FORBID filmed its live performance at the jam-packed Starland Ballroom in Sayreville, NJ in February 2007 for the band's upcoming DVD. Music video director David Brodsky (GWAR, STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, THE RED CHORD) led off the production, with his crew at MyGoodEye manning an eight-camera live performance shoot, also being edited by Brodsky. The ...

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GOD FORBID: GFTV Episode Six Now Available

GOD FORBID's exclusive YouTube channel GFTV has made its sixth episode available, featuring footage of "President Jorge Bush" speaking to the people about the Live Earth concert and the global climate crisis. Watch the episode below. Produced and edited by GOD FORBID, GFTV gives fans an exclusive look into what life is like backstage for ...

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GOD FORBID: New Live Video Available

Video footage of GOD FORBID performing the song "The End of the World" during the band's recent run with HATEBREED on "The Monsters Of Mayhem" tour (which also featured EVERGREEN TERRACE and THE ACACIA STRAIN) is available online at the Underground Video Television (UVTV) web site. GOD FORBID filmed its live performance at ...

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EXSECRATUS: Debut Album Samples Available

Finnish metal band EXSECRATUS has posted audio samples from its upcoming debut album, "Tainted Dreams", on its MySpace page. "Tainted Dreams" is due on September 3 via Violent Journey Records. According to a press release, "These young masters of melodic metal combine influences from band like CHILDREN OF BODOM, SONATA ARCTICA, NIGHTWISH, DIMMU ...

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IN THIS MOMENT Turns Heads At OZZFEST

Ozzfest is off to a roaring start and it has undoubtedly been the perfect catalyst for IN THIS MOMENT to spread their music to the masses as each 20-minute performance has been met with rousing ovations. This tour marks the biggest U.S. run of the group’s career, which leads them into a massive North American ...

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IN THIS MOMENT: Mexican Dates Announced

Southern California's IN THIS MOMENT has announced two live dates in Mexico for later this summer. They will play La Victoria in Mexico City on August 31 and Cafe Iguana in Monterrey on September 1. IN THIS MOMENT new video for "Beautiful Tragedy" was directed by Robert Hall, whose special effects company, Almost Human Inc., ...

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IN THIS MOMENT: New Video To Debut On 'Headbanger's Ball'

The "Headbanger's Ball" debut of IN THIS MOMENT's striking new video for "Beautiful Tragedy" is set for this Saturday, July 14. Directed by Robert Hall, whose special effects company, Almost Human Inc., is responsible for special makeup design in the upcoming feature film "Superbad", the clip features lead singer Maria Brink falling asleep in a ...

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LILLIAN AXE: U.S. Schedule Updated

LILLIAN AXE has added a Jackson, MS date to its upcoming U.S. tour. The group's schedule is now as follows: Jul. 20 - The Parish - New Orleans, LA Sep. 04 - Smith's Olde Bar - Atlanta GA Sep. 05 - The Nick - Birmingham, AL Sep. 06 - Jesters Pub - Fayetteville, NC Sep. ...

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ECHOES OF ETERNITY Launches Maiden Tour With SYMPHONY X

"We are completely stoked and honored to hit the road with the mighty SYMPHONY X this summer," says founding ECHOES OF ETERNITY member and guitarist Brandon S. Patton from his cellular phone while stuck in notorious Los Angeles traffic. "This is our first North American tour [of 25 shows which launches on July 12 in ...

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GOD FORBID: New Tour Dates Announced

New Jersey's GOD FORBID wrapped up the month-long Monsters of Mayhem 2 Tour yesterday, which also featured HATEBREED, EVERGREEN TERRACE, THE ACACIA STRAIN and AFTER THE BURIAL. The group will follow this up with a series of special headlining shows that successfully caps off the "IV: Constitution of Treason" touring cycle. Upcoming GOD FORBID shows: ...

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