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DRY KILL LOGIC Announce New Album Title, Release Date

DRY KILL LOGIC frontman Cliff Rigano has told Chronix Radio that the group's next album will be titled "Of Vengeance and Violence". The follow-up to 2004's "The Dead and Dreaming" is tentatively scheduled for release on September 19. To listen to a 10-minute interview with DRY KILL LOGIC's Cliff Rigano, conducted by Chronix Radio's Keith ...

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CRUCIFIED BARBARA To Support MOTÖRHEAD On U.K. Tour

The all-female Swedish quartet CRUCIFIED BARBARA (view photo here) will tour alongside rock legends MOTÖRHEAD on an 18-city trek of the United Kingdom this November. The pairing is fitting, for the group's new album, "In Distortion We Trust", was recently released in the United States with a cover of MOTÖRHEAD's "Killed By Death" ...

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JOE LYNN TURNER: U.S. Festival Dates Announced

Legendary hard rock vocalist Joe Lynn Turner (ex-RAINBOW, DEEP PURPLE) has announced a couple of summer festival dates in the USA: Jun. 24 - Cheyenne, WY @ Rock and Pop Masters Concert - Super Day Festival (Lions Park Softball Field) Aug. 19 - Tucson, AZ @ KLPX Radio's X-Fest (Tucson Sports Park) (w/ ALICE COOPER, ...

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METALLICA Debut New Song At Berlin Concert

METALLICA premiered a brand new song during their headlining appearance Tuesday (June 6) at Waldbuhne in Berlin, Germany. According to several fans that attended the gig, the as-yet-untitled track is about eight minutes long with a "killer main riff" and "lots of double-bass parts." As on the first two dates on the band's current "Escape ...

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FEAR FACTORY Frontman Nearly Electrocuted In Luxembourg?

FEAR FACTORY frontman Burton C. Bell was reportedly nearly electrocuted during the band's first-ever concert in Luxembourg, which took place Saturday night (May 6) at the Den Atelier venue. A Luxembourg-based BLABBERMOUTH.NET visitor by the name of Théid has submitted the following report: "The concert hall Den Atelier was obviously too small for a well-known ...

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LORDI Deny They Are Devil Worshippers

Reuters is reporting that Finnish band LORDI — who have been chosen to represent their country in the Eurovision Song Contest this year — have been forced to deny that they worship the devil after Christian groups in Finland and in Greece, which hosts the televised contest in May, denounced the band as ...

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Death Pop Romance - RAUNCHY

Unabashedly candy-coated, well, death pop from Denmark. On their third album, and first for Lifeforce, RAUNCHY ironically slip a little closer in sound to some of their former NUCLEAR BLAST labelmates. They've got the slick production, the soaring clean vocals in the choruses, and the heavy double-kick-driven verses with screaming rants. Place them right around, ...

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HIRAX: Guitarist GLENN ROGERS Rejoins The Fold

HIRAX vocalist Katon W. De Pena has announced that lead guitarist Glenn Rogers has rejoined the band. Lead guitarist Lance Harrison, bassist Steve Harrison and drummer Fabricio Raveli complete the group's new lineup. "I wanted to make some changes for a while," said De Pena. "The only other band member that I saw eye to ...

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CLUTCH To Support MOTÖRHEAD In The U.K.

CLUTCH have been confirmed as the support band for MOTÖRHEAD in the U.K. this fall. The dates are as follows: Nov. 02 - City Hall - Newcastle, England Nov. 04 - Carling Academy - Glasgow, Scotland Nov. 05 - Apollo - Manchester, England Nov. 07 - St. Geroge's - Bradford, England Nov. 08 - City ...

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DEEP PURPLE Frontman IAN GILLAN: 'Gillan's In' Details Revealed

The complete track listing has been released for DEEP PURPLE frontman Ian Gillan's upcoming album "Gillan's Inn" — a celebration of Ian's 40th year on the road, featuring remakes of tracks spanning Ian's entire career. As previously reported, "Gillan's Inn" will be made available on the new DualDisc format; regular stereo CD on one side, ...

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DRY KILL LOGIC Announce New Bassist

DRY KILL LOGIC have announced the addition of bassist Brendan Duff (100 DEMONS, A THOUSAND FALLING SKIES) to the group's ranks. "We've always known that Brendan was the man for this job, and it's been a long time coming," vocalist Cliff Rigano said in a statement. "We are stoked to have such a close friend ...

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