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The Wörld is Ours - Volume 1 - MOTÖRHEAD

For most other bands, the release of live albums with regularity might seem unnecessary. For MOTÖRHEAD, it is not only accepted, it's expected. And if you're a fan you want every damn one of those live releases because there is an authenticity and passion about MOTÖRHEAD that translates so well to the stage, not to ...

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LAMB OF GOD Bassist Interviewed In Tokyo (Video)

Metalship conducted an interview with bassist John Campbell of Richmond, Virginia metallers LAMB OF GOD when the band performed in Tokyo on February 22 as part of their Asian tour. You can now watch the chat in two parts below. LAMB OF GOD's seventh album, "Resolution", sold around 52,000 copies in the United States in ...

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ALICE COOPER Drummer GLEN SOBEL Posts 2011 World Tour Video Recap

ALICE COOPER drummer Glen Sobel — whose previous credits include Vivian Campbell, BEAUTIFUL CREATURES, SIXX: A.M. and IMPELLITTERI — has released a video blog recapping the 2011 ALICE COOPER "No More Mr. Nice Guy" world tour which consisted of about 100 shows in 23 countries spread out over five continents. The five-and-a-half-minute clip, which can ...

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DEF LEPPARD Guitarist VIVIAN CAMPBELL Interviewed At NAMM (Video)

Michael Berger of Engl TV conducted an interview with DEF LEPPARD guitarist Vivian Campbell at the 2012 NAMM (National Association Of Music Merchants) show, a massive music-products convention which took place January 19-22 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California. You can now watch the chat below. DEF LEPPARD drummer Rick Allen confirmed in ...

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PAPA WHEELIE Bassist's ORBITER 500 Releases Debut Album

PAPA WHEELIE bassist Joe Ledesma (a.k.a. Joefus) and his band ORBITER 500 from Oakland, California just released its new album, "XL". ORBITER 500's sonic road trip takes you through super-heavy riffs and crushing grooves mixed with powerful vocals and uncompromising, explosive, live performances. Putting rubber to the road in 2008, the Bay Area band began ...

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MOTÖRHEAD: New Video Interview With PHIL CAMPBELL

Matt Bishop recently conducted an interview with MOTÖRHEAD guitarist Phil Campbell on the band's tour bus during Gigantour 2012. You can now watch the chat below. Motörhead Music/UDR has just released "The Wörld Is Ours Vol. 1 - Everywhere Further Than Everyplace Else", a blistering DVD containing some of the finest moments from MOTÖRHEAD's 2011 ...

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VIVIAN CAMPBELL Says DEF LEPPARD Will Tour America This Summer

Frankie DiVita, radio personality for 96.7 KCAL Rocks, conducted an interview with DEF LEPPARD/ex-DIO guitarist Vivian Campbell at the 2012 NAMM (National Association Of Music Merchants) show, a massive music-products convention which took place January 19-22 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California. You can now watch the chat below. When asked about DEF ...

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GIRLSCHOOL: 'Hit And Run – Revisited' Receives U.S. Release

There is a very limited number of rock albums which have stood the test of time, only true masterpieces continuing to sound fresh and exciting even years after their release. The reason for their cult status: the songs are timeless and the album's sound has captured the magic of the moment perfectly. GIRLSCHOOL's second album, ...

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LAMB OF GOD Kicks Off East Coast Tour; Video Available

Richmond, Virginia metallers LAMB OF GOD kicked off their short East Coast tour last night (Sunday, January 22) at The National in their hometown. Fan-filmed video footage of the performance can be seen below. In a recent interview with The Aquarian Weekly, LAMB OF GOD bassist John Campbell stated about whether he and his bandmates ...

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Resolution - LAMB OF GOD

A couple of weeks ago, LAMB OF GOD screamer Randy Blythe came out and said he wants to be president. Why the fuck not? The State of the Union address would finally be entertaining. The White House Rose Garden could be dug up and replanted with high grade cannabis to help "ease diplomatic tensions" between ...

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RONNIE JAMES DIO's Autobiography Pushed Back To 2013

Eric Blair of "The Blairing Out With Eric Blair Show" conducted an interview with Ronnie James Dio's widow and manager, Wendy Dio, at a massive gathering on December 14 at the Key Club in Hollywood, California to help celebrate the life and music of "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott (PANTERA, DAMAGEPLAN) as part of this year's Dimebash. ...

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'Lemmy' Documentary DVD Certified Gold In U.S., U.K., France

The new documentary on MOTÖRHEAD singer and bassist Lemmy Kilmister, "Lemmy: 49% Motherf**ker, 51% Son Of A Bitch", is closing out 2011 in style, with gold sales certifications around the world, and a best-film award. Directed by Greg Olliver and Wes Orshoski, "Lemmy" has now been certified gold (50,000 DVDs, Blu-rays, digital downloads shipped or ...

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PALLBEARER Completes Work On 'Sorrow And Extinction'

Little Rock, Arkansas doom metal disciples PALLBEARER have completed work on their debut album, "Sorrow And Extinction", for a February 21, 2012 release via Profound Lore Records. With the band's style of epic traditional doom treading the fine line of colossal amplifier-worship heaviness and introspective searing melodicism (in which a lot of said element is ...

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ALICE COOPER Drummer GLEN SOBEL Talks Gear In New Video Interview

ALICE COOPER drummer Glen Sobel who has previously played with SIXX: A.M., DEF LEPPARD guitarist Vivian Campbell and BEAUTIFUL CREATURES spoke to U.K.'s Rhythm magazine about his equipment and setup while on a tour stop in Birmingham, England on October 27, 2011. Glen gives a rundown of his setup configuration, cymbals, drum heads, sticks and ...

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Win A Private Dinner With DEF LEPPARD's VIVIAN CAMPBELL

Every year, Los Angeles-based children's charity Create Now holds a dinner where 25 lucky fans can sit down with DEF LEPPARD guitarist Vivian Campbell to swap stories, take pictures, and generally pick Vivian's brain. The third annual dinner will take place on Saturday, February 11, 2012 (location to be determined), and bidding on eBay will ...

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