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CRASHDÏET: Another New Album 'Sneak Peek'

Swedish glam rockers CRASHDÏET are in the process of writing and recording pre-production demos for their as-yet-untitled fourth album. A new 23-second "sneak peek" into the sessions is available below. CRASHDÏET's third album, "Generation Wild", was recently released on vinyl. This gatefold LP features the new bonus track "Hollywood Teaze" as well as updated artwork. ...

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CRAZY LIXX Releases New Single

Swedish hard rockers CRAZY LIXX have released a new single, "Into The Night", via iTunes. A physical copy of the single has been made available in Sweden through Sweden Rock Magazine in the issue that will hit the streets this week. This special release will include two exclusive acoustic bonus tracks (unavailable elsewhere): ...

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CRASHDÏET Working On New Album

Swedish glam rockers CRASHDÏET are in the process of writing and recording pre-production demos for their as-yet-untitled fourth album. A two-minute "sneak peek" into the sessions is available below. CRASHDÏET's third album, "Generation Wild", was recently released on vinyl. This gatefold LP features the new bonus track "Hollywood Teaze" as well as updated artwork. "Generation ...

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CRASHDIET Bassist Undergoes Surgery For Spinal Disc Herniation

Bassist Peter London of Swedish Swedish glam rockers CRASHDIET underwent surgery earlier this week after he was diagnosed with spinal disc herniation. A herniated (slipped) disk occurs when all or part of a disk in the spine is forced through a weakened part of the disk. This places pressure on nearby nerves. Writes London on ...

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CRASHDIET Bassist To Undergo Surgery For Spinal Disc Herniation

Swedish glam rockers CRASHDIET have been forced to cancel their March 9 appearance at the Rock The Night festival in Lichtenfels, Germany so that the band's bassist, Peter London, can undergo surgery after he was diagnosed with spinal disc herniation. Commented Peter: "Well, as some of you already know, I've had some problems with back ...

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CRAZY LIXX To Release 'Riot Avenue' In April

Frontiers Records has set an April 24 North American release date for the new album from Swedish hard rockers CRAZY LIXX, "Riot Avenue". Produced by the bandmembers themselves, the CD finds CRAZY LIXX in fine form, with eleven sexy, hard-rocking new tracks on the their third studio release (the second for the Frontiers Records label). ...

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RECKLESS LOVE To Release 'On The Radio' Digital Single

Flamboyant Finnish rockers RECKLESS LOVE will release a new digital single, "On The Radio", in the U.K. on February 20. In addition to the title track, the single will include the song "Push", which was previously unavailable in the U.K. The accompanying video was partially filmed in Los Angeles and is very much in keeping ...

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CRASHDIET: Drum-Cam Footage From WACKEN OPEN AIR

Drum-cam footage from CRASHDIET's performance at the 2011 edition of the Wacken Open Air festival, which was held in August in Wacken, Germany, can be seen below. As previously reported, CRASHDIET drummer Eric Young fractured his right hand and his unable to perform with his bandmates last month in Rome, Italy (December 13); Milan, Italy ...

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Former MORGANA LEFAY Singer Launches CIBOLA JUNCTION

CIBOLA JUNCTION, the new Swedish hard rock band featuring Charles Rytkonen (vocals; ex-MORGANA LEFAY), Torsten Bengtsberg (guitar), Magnus Soderblom (guitar), Orjan Josefsson (bass) and Svante Hedstrom (drums; ex-BABYLON BOMBS) — has released a new digital single, "Peace Out", via various online music stores and services, including iTunes and Spotify. According to a press release, CIBOLA ...

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RECKLESS LOVE: New Video Interview Posted Online

GetYourRockOut conducted an interview with flamboyant Finnish rockers RECKLESS LOVE at U.K.'s Hard Rock Hell V festival, which took place December 1-4, 2011 at Pontins in Prestatyn, North Wales. You can now watch the chat below. RECKLESS LOVE's second studio album, "Animal Attraction", was released in October in Finland via Universal Music. "Animal Attraction" track ...

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CRASHDIET Drummer Fractures Hand, Is Forced To Sit Out Dates

Drummer Eric Young of Swedish glam rockers CRASHDIET fractured his right hand and his unable to perform with his bandmates in Rome, Italy (December 13); Milan, Italy (December 14); and Lichtenfels, Germany (December 167). Filling in for him for those shows is Michael Sweet, the "kid brother" of CRASHDIET guitarist Martin Sweet. As previously reported, ...

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RECKLESS LOVE: New Video Interview With OLLI HERMAN

Sonic Shocks conducted an interview with singer Olli Herman (a.k.a. H. Olliver Twisted) of flamboyant Finnish rockers RECKLESS LOVE before the band's November 26, 2011 concert in London, England. You can now watch the chat in two parts below. RECKLESS LOVE's second studio album, "Animal Attraction", was released in October in Finland via Universal Music. ...

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CRASHDIET Interviewed On Mexican TV (Video)

Swedish glam rockers CRASHDIET were interviewed on the Mexican TV show "Al Moha Dazo" when they played in Mexico City on November 19. You can now watch the chat below. As previously reported, CRASHDIET's third album, "Generation Wild", was recently released on vinyl. This gatefold LP features the new bonus track "Hollywood Teaze" as well ...

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CRASHDIET: New Video Interview Posted Online

Lexa Vonn of Crypt Magazine conducted an interview with Swedish glam rockers CRASHDIET prior to their first-ever U.S. tour in November 2011. You can now watch the chat below. As previously reported, CRASHDIET's third album, "Generation Wild", will be released on vinyl. This gatefold LP features the new bonus track "Hollywood Teaze" as ...

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France's HELLFEST: More Acts Announced

MACHINE HEAD, CANNIBAL CORPSE, AMON AMARTH, DEVILDRIVER and EXODUS are among the confirmed bands for next year's edition of Hellfest, set to take place June 15-17, 2012 in Clisson, France. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: ABORTED ACID KING ALCEST ALL FOR NOTHING ALL PIGS MUST DIE ALPHA TIGER AMENRA AMON AMARTH ANAAL ...

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CRASHDIET: Tempe In-Store Interview, Acoustic-Performance Footage

Swedish glam rockers CRASHDIET took part in a question-and-answer session and acoustic performance on Wednesday, November 16 at Naked Dave's Music in Tempe, Arizona. Video footage of the event can be seen below. As previously reported, CRASHDIET's third album, "Generation Wild", will be released on vinyl. This gatefold LP features the new bonus track "Hollywood ...

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CRASHDIET: Pro-Shot Footage Of Hollywood Concert

Swedish glam rockers CRASHDIET performed at the Key Club in West Hollywood, California on Saturday, November 12. Professionally filmed video footage of the concert (with raw, unmixed audio) can be seen below. As previously reported, CRASHDIET's third album, "Generation Wild", will be released on vinyl. This gatefold LP features the new bonus track "Hollywood Teaze" ...

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CRASHDIET Schedules Tempe In-Store

Swedish glam rockers CRASHDIET will take part in a signing session and acoustic performance on at Naked Dave's Music in Tempe, Arizona on Wednesday, November 16 between 7:00 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. As previously reported, CRASHDIET's third album, "Generation Wild", will be released on vinyl. This gatefold LP features the new bonus track "Hollywood Teaze" ...

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CRASHDIET: Behind-The-Scenes Footage From First-Ever Tour Of Australia

A five-minute clip featuring behind-the-scenes footage from CRASHDIET's first-ever tour of Australia, which took place late last month, can be seen below. As previously reported, the Swedish glam rockers' third album, "Generation Wild", will be released on vinyl. This gatefold LP features the new bonus track "Hollywood Teaze" as well as updated artwork. The "Generation ...

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5 STAR GRAVE Signs With MASSACRE RECORDS

Italian metallers 5 STAR GRAVE have inked deal with Massacre Records for the release of their new album, "Drugstore Hell". The CD, which is due in early 2012, worldwide release, was mixed and mastered by Tobias Lindell (EUROPE, HARDCORE SUPERSTAR, CRASHDIET) at Bohus Sound studios in Kunglv, Sweden. "Drugstore Hell" features 11 new tracks that ...

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CRASHDIET: Footage Of Melbourne Acoustic Performance Posted Online

Swedish glam rockers CRASHDIET took part in a meet-and-greet and acoustic performance earlier today (Sunday, October 23) at Allan's Music + Billy Hyde in Melbourne, Australia. Video footage of the unplugged set can now be viewed below. CRASHDIET's third album, "Generation Wild", will be released on vinyl. This gatefold LP features the new bonus track ...

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RECKLESS LOVE: 'Animal Attraction' Video Released

"Animal Attraction", the new video from flamboyant Finnish rockers RECKLESS LOVE, can be seen below. The track is the title cut of the band's second studio album, "Animal Attraction", which was released earlier this month in Finland via Universal Music. "Animal Attraction" track listing: 01. Animal Attraction 02. Speedin' 03. Born To Break Your Heart ...

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WEDNESDAY 13: 'Calling All Corpses' First-Week Sales Revealed

"Calling All Corpses", the new solo album from MURDERDOLLS frontman Wednesday 13, sold around 1,300 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The CD landed at No. 21 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, which lists the best-selling albums by new and developing artists, defined as those who have ...

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CRASHDIET: 'Down With The Dust' Video Released

"Down With The Dust", the new video from Swedish glam rockers CRASHDIET, can be seen below. The clip was helmed by the Torsby, Sweden-based company Bear Productions. "Down With The Dust" comes off CRASHDIET's third album, "Generation Wild", which entered the official chart in Sweden at position No. 3. The CD, which was made available ...

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MANOWAR To Headline Holland's FORCES OF METAL Festival

MANOWAR has been confirmed for the Forces Of Metal festival, set to take place June 8-9, 2012 at the E3 beach in Eersel, The Netherlands. The festival billing is shaping up as follows (in alphabetical order): CHROME DIVISION CRASHDIET DARK FUNERAL DRACONIAN EDGUY JETT BLACK KAMELOT MANOWAR THE POODLES ROCK SUGAR SAINT DEAMON SAMAEL STEELHEART ...

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WEDNESDAY 13: 'Something Wicked' Single Available For Streaming

"Something Wicked This Way Comes", the new solo single from MURDERDOLLS frontman Wednesday 13, can be streamed using the SoundCloud player below. The track, which will be made available via iTunes on September 13 (September 16 in Australia), comes off Wednesday 13's new album, "Calling All Corpses", which is scheduled for release on October 11. ...

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