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BLITZKRIEG Added To GIRLSCHOOL's Anniversary Show

NWOBHM (New Wave of British Heavy Metal) legends BLITZKRIEG and AGE OF EVIL have been added to GIRLSCHOOL's 30th anniversary show on December 16 at the Astoria 2 in London, UK. BLITZKRIEG's latest album, "Theatre of the Damned", was released on August 10, 2007 via Germany's Armageddon Music. The CD was recorded at Absurd Studio ...

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MARKY RAMONE: New Video Interview Available

Legendary drummer Marky Ramone of the RAMONES was interviewed by Metalhead TV about his new project MARKY RAMONE'S BLITZKRIEG, also featuring Michale Graves (ex-MISFITS) on vocals, Alex Kane (ANTIPRODUCT) on guitar and Clare (ANTIPRODUCT) on bass. The group, which is currently on the road in Europe, is playing a set consisting of all the RAMONES ...

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DEATHSTARS: New Song Posted Online

Swedish industrial goth metal band DEATHSTARS has posted a new song called "Death Dies Hard" on its MySpace page. The track comes off the group's third album, "Night Electric Night", which will be released on January 30, 2009 via Nuclear Blast Records. The CD, which was mixed at Toytown studios in Stockholm, Sweden ...

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METALLICA: Pro-Shot Footage From Omaha Available

Official Metallica.com footage from METALLICA's November 6, 2008 concert in Omaha, Nebraska can be viewed below. The video includes footage from the pre-show meet-and-greet and the "Sad But True" performance. The group's setlist in Omaha was as follows: 01. That Was Just Your Life 02. The End Of The Line 03. Creeping Death 04. The ...

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MARKY RAMONE'S BLITZKRIEG: European Tour Dates Announced

Legendary drummer Marky Ramone of the RAMONES has announced the first string of tour dates with his new project MARKY RAMONE'S BLITZKRIEG, also featuring Michale Graves (ex-MISFITS) on vocals, Alex Kane (ANTIPRODUCT) on guitar and Clare (ANTIPRODUCT) on bass. Their set will consist of all the RAMONES classics which led to Marky's induction into the ...

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OMISSION: Upcoming Releases Detailed

Spanish thrashers OMISSION will release a split EP with Germany's OLD. The 12" EP with gatefold cover will feature four live songs from each band, recorded on September 27 in Madrid, Spain. The self-financed release will see the light around February/March 2009. OMISSION will also take part in the "Thrash Metal Blitzkrieg" series of 7" ...

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BLITZKRIEG Pulls Out Of UK's EAST RIDING ROCK Festival

NWOBHM (New Wave of British Heavy Metal) legends BLITZKRIEG have cancelled their previously announced October 4 appearance at this year's East Riding Rock Festival at the Memorial Hall in Beverley, United Kingdom. According to the band, BLITZKRIEG vocalist Brian Ross is still recovering from a punctured lung and fractured ribs that he sustained during a ...

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BLITZKRIEG: Greece Aftermath

NWOBHM (New Wave of British Heavy Metal) legends BLITZKRIEG have issued the following update: "The band would like to thank the promoters of both recent Greek shows, also the venue staff of both dates and last but not least everyone that showed up on Friday [Sept. 19] at The Necropolis in Athens and Saturday [Sept. ...

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METALLICA: Berlin Photos Posted Online

Photos of METALLICA's record-release party held this past Friday night (September 12) at O2 World in Berlin, Germany can be found at Allschools.de. Professionally filmed video footage of the Berlin concert and behind-the-sceens footage can be viewed below. A Bild.de video report on METALLICA's concert in Berlin, including interviews with the bandmembers, is ...

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ADASTRA: More Footage From Recording Studio Posted Online

Finnish metallers ADASTRA recently entered the studio to begin recording their sophomore album, "Death Or Domination", for a December 2008 release via Violent Journey Records. More video footage of the recording sessions can be viewed below. "Death Or Domination" track listing: 01. Locked On To You 02. One Chance 03. Death Or Domination 04. Man ...

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Former THE CROWN Members Announce Singer, Band Name

Vocalist Andreas "Whiplasher Bernadotte" Bergh of the Swedish industrial goth metal band DEATHSTARS has joined the new band formed by four former members of the now-defunct Swedish death/thrash act THE CROWN. The new group, dubbed DOBERMANN, is currently recording a collection of tunes which are being described as "pure death/thrash metal." "I'm totally hyped about ...

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Breed Deadness Blood - NECROVATION

Word on the street is that you've had it up to your neck in death metal wannabes and new-school bastardizers of all that is true and old school. Perhaps you've been looking in the wrong places for the nasty stuff. Have you tried Blood Harvest Records? They've got a little ole death metal CD called ...

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ADASTRA: Footage From Recording Studio Posted Online

Finnish metallers ADASTRA have entered the studio to begin recording their sophomore album, "Death Or Domination", for a December 2008 release via Violent Journey Records. Video footage of Jussi Ruokolainen laying down the drum tracks for the CD can be viewed below. "Death Or Domination" track listing: 01. Locked On To You 02. One Chance ...

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PAUL DI'ANNO: Photos From Fontigo Available

Photos of former IRON MAIDEN singer Paul Di'Anno's July 5, 2008 concert in Fontigo, Italy can be viewed at this location. Di'Anno's backing band for the show consisted of musicians from the Italian MAIDEN tribute band CHILDREN OF THE DAMNED. The setlist featured selections from MAIDEN's first two albums, a cover of THE ...

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UK's HARD ROCK HELL II Festival: More Bands Announced

More bands have been confirmed for this year's Hard Rock Hell II festival, set to take place December 5-7, 2008 at Prestatyn Sands, North Wales, UK. The festival billing is now shaping up as follows: Friday, December 5: Classic Rock Stage: LITMUS GLYDER BENEDICTUM BUDGIE THIN LIZZY DORO TIGERTAILZ Metal Hammer/Radio 1 Stage: HEXES CRY ...

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UK's ROCK OF AGES FEST: Complete Details Revealed

NWOBHM legends BLITZKRIEG and TYGERS OF PAN TANG have been confirmed as the headliners of the Rock Of Ages Fest 2008, a charity event in aid of cancer research happening on September 6-7 at The Asylum in Birmingham, England. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: September 6: TYGERS OF PAN TANG BURN GYPSY ...

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ADASTRA To Enter Studio In July

Finnish metallers ADASTRA will enter the studio in July to begin recording their sophomore album, "Death Or Domination", for a December 2008 release via Violent Journey Records. "Death Or Domination" track listing: 01. Locked On To You 02. One Chance 03. Death Or Domination 04. Man Mk. II 05. Helsinki 1939 06. Who Threw The ...

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HANOI ROCKS: More Shows Announced

Finnish rock legends HANOI ROCKS have scheduled the following dates: Jun. 06 - Slvesborg, Sweden - Sweden Rock / Rock Stage Jun. 28 - Borlnge, Sweden - Peace & Love Festival Jul. 03 - Kuopio, Finland - Kuopio International Wine Festival Jul. 04 - Rovaniemi, Finland - Simerock Jul. 05 - Turku, Finland - Ruisrock ...

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