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DEVILDRIVER: Drum-Cam Footage From San Francisco Posted Online

Drum-cam footage of DEVILDRIVER's John Boecklin performing the song "Dead To Rights" during the band's September 26, 2011 concert at Regency Center in San Francisco, California with ARCH ENEMY, SKELETONWITCH and CHTHONIC can be seen below. DEVILDRIVER guitarist Mike Spreitzer was forced to sit out the band's recent South American tour after suffering a seizure. ...

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ARCH ENEMY: Tempe Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of ARCH ENEMY's September 29, 2011 performance at the Marquee Theatre in Tempe, Arizona during the "North American Khaos 2011" tour with DEVILDRIVER, SKELETONWITCH and CHTHONIC can be seen below. ARCH ENEMY's December 13 show in Cologne will be filmed for a future DVD release. ARCH ENEMY will be supported by Century ...

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DEVILDRIVER: New Video Interview With JEFF KENDRICK

Aniruddh "Andrew" Bansal of Guitar World conducted an interview with guitarist Jeff Kendrick of California metallers DEVILDRIVER when the band played at Club Nokia in Los Angeles on September 27, 2011 with ARCH ENEMY and CHTHONIC. You can now watch the chat below. DEVILDRIVER guitarist Mike Spreitzer was forced to sit out the band's recent ...

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ARCH ENEMY: New Video Interview With MICHAEL AMOTT

Groovey of Colorado Music Buzz & Entertainment conducted an interview with guitarist Michael Amott of Swedish/German extreme metallers ARCH ENEMY when the band played in Engelwood, Colorado on October 1 with DEVILDRIVER and CHTHONIC. You can now watch the chat below. ARCH ENEMY's December 13 show in Cologne will be filmed for a future DVD ...

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ARCH ENEMY Guitarists Interviewed On 'Talking Metal' (Video)

Mark Strigl of the "Talking Metal" podcast conducted an interview with guitarists Michael and Christopher Amott of Swedish/German extreme metallers ARCH ENEMY when the band played the Best Buy Theater in New York City on September 9, 2011. You can now watch the chat below. ARCH ENEMY's December 13 show in Cologne will be filmed ...

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ARCH ENEMY: Behind-The-Scenes Footage From North American Tour

Behind-the-scenes footage from ARCH ENEMY's current North American headlining tour can be seen in the YouTube clip below. ARCH ENEMY's December 13 show in Cologne will be filmed for a future DVD release. ARCH ENEMY will be supported by Century Media labelmates WARBRINGER and Taiwan's premiere metal act CHTHONIC. Commented ARCH ENEMY singer Angela Gossow: ...

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ARCH ENEMY Guitarist Interviewed By 'MetalTitans' (Video)

Char Tupper of MetalTitans conducted an interview with guitarist Michael Amott of Swedish/German extreme metallers ARCH ENEMY on September 22, 2011 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. You can now watch the chat below. ARCH ENEMY's December 13 show in Cologne will be filmed for a future DVD release. ARCH ENEMY will be supported by Century ...

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ARCH ENEMY: Cologne Show To Be Filmed For Forthcoming DVD

Extreme metal titans ARCH ENEMY have announced that their show in Cologne on December 13 will be filmed for a future DVD release. ARCH ENEMY will be supported by Century Media labelmates WARBRINGER and Taiwan's premiere metal act CHTHONIC. Commented ARCH ENEMY singer Angela Gossow: "2011 is my 10-year anniversary with ARCH ENEMY. I want ...

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CHTHONIC Goes Unplugged In Taiwan (Video)

Video footage of vocalist Freddy Lim of Taiwanese metallers CHTHONIC talking about the band's new album, "Takasago Army", prior to CHTHONIC's special unplugged show in Yilan, Taiwan on August 27 can be seen below. Also available is video footage of the group's acoustic performance. CHTHONIC's new album, "Takasago Army", will be released in North America ...

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ARCH ENEMY Teams Up With AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL For North American Tour

Swedish/German extreme metallers ARCH ENEMY havejoined forces with the worldwide human rights organization, Amnesty International, to help raise awareness of social injustices around the world. Amnesty International booths will be present at many of the upcoming dates on ARCH ENEMY's headlining U.S. tour, "North American Khaos 2011", to hand out flyers and accept fans' signatures ...

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CHTHONIC: Pro-Shot Footage From Korea Concert

Professionally filmed video footage of Taiwanese metallers CHTHONIC performing on August 7, 2011 in Busan, Korea can be seen below. CHTHONIC's new album, "Takasago Army", will be released in North America on September 6 via Spinefarm Records. Produced by Rickard Bengtsson (ARCH ENEMY, NEMESIS) at Sweet Spot Studios in Halmstad, Sweden, this 10-track outing completes ...

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CHTHONIC: Entire New Album Available For Streaming

"Takasago Army", the new album from Taiwanese metallers CHTHONIC, can be streamed in its entirety at AOL Music. The CD will be released in North America on September 6 via Spinefarm Records. Produced by Rickard Bengtsson (ARCH ENEMY, NEMESIS) at Sweet Spot Studios in Halmstad, Sweden, this 10-track outing completes a trilogy of ...

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SKELETONWITCH: New Album Release Date Announced

Athens, Ohio's SKELETONWITCH will release its new album, "Forever Abomination", on October 11 via Prosthetic Records. The follow-up to 2009's "Breathing The Fire" was recorded at a Los Angeles studio with producer Matt Hyde (SLAYER, MACHINE HEAD, KREATOR). The effort will include the track "The Infernal Resurrection", the demo version of which appears as the ...

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CHTHONIC: 'Broken Jade' Video Released

"Broken Jade", the new video from Taiwanese metallers CHTHONIC, can be viewed below. The song comes off the band's new album, "Takasago Army", which will be released this summer via Spinefarm Records. Produced by Rickard Bengtsson (ARCH ENEMY, NEMESIS) at Sweet Spot Studios in Halmstad, Sweden, this 10-track outing completes a trilogy of CHTHONIC releases, ...

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SKELETONWITCH: New Album Title Announced

Athens, Ohio's SKELETONWITCH has set "Forever Abomination" as the title of its new record, due in the fall via Prosthetic Records. The follow-up to 2009's "Breathing The Fire" is being recorded at a Los Angeles studio with producer Matt Hyde (SLAYER, MACHINE HEAD, KREATOR). The effort will include the track "The Infernal Resurrection", the demo ...

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CHTHONIC: 'Takao' Video Released

"Takao", the new video from Taiwanese metallers CHTHONIC, can be viewed below. The single was digitally released with a bonus track that features special English-language choruses sung by members of Finland's ENSIFERUM. "The original version of this chorus is totally Taiwanese folk style, but the version that ENSIFERUM's singing sounds so Finnish folk! So amazing, ...

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SKELETONWITCH Begins Recording New Album

Ohio metallers SKELETONWITCH entered a Los Angeles studio today with producer Matt Hyde (SLAYER, MACHINE HEAD, KREATOR) to begin recording the follow-up to 2009's "Breathing The Fire". Due this fall via Prosthetic Records, the as-yet-untitled effort will include the track "The Infernal Resurrection", the demo version of which appears as the B-side on the soon-to-be-released ...

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CHTHONIC Bassist Interviewed By U.K.'s 'The Metalheadz' (Video)

"The Metalheadz" presenter Sian Parry conducted an interview with bassist Doris Yeh of Taiwanese metallers CHTHONIC at the Hammerfest, which took place March 18-19, 2011 in Prestatyn, North Wales. You can now watch the chat below. CHTHONIC recently entered the studio to complete work on its new album, "Takasago Army", for a June release via ...

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DIO DISCIPLES, BIOHAZARD, CHILDREN OF BODOM, CHTHONIC Confirmed For U.K.'s DOWNLOAD

DIO DISCIPLES — the Ronnie James Dio tribute project featuring former DIO members Simon Wright (drums), Craig Goldy (guitar) and Scott Warren (keyboards) along with bassist James Lomenzo (MEGADETH, BLACK LABEL SOCIETY, WHITE LION) and singers Tim "Ripper" Owens (YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, BEYOND FEAR, JUDAS PRIEST, ICED EARTH) and Toby Jepson (LITTLE ANGELS, GUN) — is ...

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CHTHONIC To Release 'Takasago Army' In June

Taiwanese metallers CHTHONIC have entered the studio to complete work on their new album, "Takasago Army", for a June release via Spinefarm Records. Produced by Rickard Bengtsson (ARCH ENEMY, NEMESIS) at Sweet Spot Studios in Halmstad, Sweden, this 10-track outing completes a trilogy of CHTHONIC releases, telling a story that binds together the band's "Seediq ...

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CHTHONIC Confirmed For U.K.'s HAMMERFEST

Taiwanese metallers CHTHONIC have been confirmed for this year's edition of Hammerfest, set to take place March 17-19, 2011 in Prestatyn, North Wales. Commented CHTHONIC bassist Doris Yeh: "After touring with ARCH ENEMY last November, we are thrilled to be coming back to the U.K. again, and we're especially excited to be appearing at Hammerfest, ...

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ARCH ENEMY Frontwoman Interviewed On Iranian TV (Video)

Vocalist Angela Gossow of Swedish/German extreme metallers ARCH ENEMY was interviewed by the Iranian TV station Manoto TV when the band performed at The Forum in London, England on November 27, 2010. The segment, which aired about two weeks ago, can now be viewed below. The intro and outro is in Persian, as well as ...

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ARCH ENEMY Begins Recording New Album

Coming off a triumphant headlining tour in the U.K. last month with support from GRAND MAGUS, CHTHONIC and MALEFICE, Swedish/German extreme metallers ARCH ENEMY have entered Sweet Spot Studio in the south of Sweden to begin recording their new studio album for a tentative May 2011 release via Century Media Records. The CD is being ...

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