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Kingdom of Sorrow - KINGDOM OF SORROW

One has to ask, what is the point of putting together a side project that sounds just like your main band? It is the first question that popped into my head upon first spins of the self-titled debut album from Kirk Windstein's (CROWBAR) and Jamey Jasta's (HATEBREED) KINGDOM OF SORROW. In this case, the sound ...

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HATEBREED's JAMEY JASTA: New Video Interview Available

Germany's Metal Hammer recently conducted an interview with KINGDOM OF SORROW/HATEBREED vocalist Jamey Jasta in which he talks about his collaboration with CROWBAR/DOWN guitarist Kirk Windstein, how the age difference works in their team and why almost all the modern bands like KILLSWITCH ENGAGE are influenced by CROWBAR. Watch the interview at this ...

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KINGDOM OF SORROW: Tonight's In-Store Postponed Due To Weather

Inclement weather has forced KINGDOM OF SORROW's Jamey Jasta to postpone tonight's signing at FYE (Colonies Mall) in Albany, NY. The in-store has been reschedule for next Saturday, March 1, with the full band lineup — Jamey Jasta (HATEBREED), Kirk Windstein (DOWN, CROWBAR), Steve Gibb (CROWBAR), Derek Kerswill (SEEMLESS, UNEARTH) and Matthew Brunson — at ...

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EXODUS' Siamese Twins From Hell

Saby Reyes-Kulkarni of the Broward-Palm Beach New Times reports: EXODUS founder, leader, and mainstay Gary Holt laughs out loud at the suggestion that the album cover of the band's landmark 1985 debut, "Bonded by Blood", contains a veiled caricature reference to METALLICA guitarist Kirk Hammett. A familiar and cherished site to metalheads of ...

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TURMOIL To Support KINGDOM OF SORROW On East Coast Dates

Philadelphia hardcore/metal band TURMOIL will support KINGDOM OF SORROW — the new project featuring HATEBREED frontman Jamey Jasta and DOWN/CROWBAR's Kirk Windstein — on several East Coast dates in late February/early March. The details are as follows: Feb. 28 - The Ottobar - Baltimore, MD Feb. 29 - North Star Bar - Philadelphia, PA Mar. ...

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DOWN: Footage From Tour Opener Posted Online

Fan-filmed video footage of DOWN performing the song "Bury Me in Smoke" on the opening night (January 18, 2008) of the band's current U.S. tour at the Soul Kitchen in Mobile, Alabama can be viewed below (video shot by Chris Caravello). The newest social networking web site called Woozyfly.com recently conducted an interview with Jimmy ...

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DOWN: European Tour Dates Announced

DOWN will embark on European tour in March/April. The group's schedule is now shaping up as follows: Jan. 18 - Mobile, AL - Soul Kitchen Jan. 19 - Birmingham, AL - Workplay Theatre Jan. 20 - Lafayette, LA - Grant St. Dance Hall Jan. 22 - Little Rock, AR - The Village Jan. 23 - ...

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KINGDOM OF SORROW: New Preview Track Available

KINGDOM OF SORROW, the new project featuring HATEBREED frontman Jamey Jasta and DOWN/CROWBAR's Kirk Windstein, has posted a new preview track, "Led Into Demise", on the band's MySpace page. The song comes off the group's debut album, due on February 19 via Relapse Records (February 25 internationally). The KINGDOM OF SORROW CD was ...

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KINGDOM OF SORROW: More Dates Announced

KINGDOM OF SORROW, the new project featuring HATEBREED frontman Jamey Jasta and DOWN/CROWBAR's Kirk Windstein, has scheduled the following dates" Feb. 27 - Palladium - Worcester, Massachusetts Feb. 28 - Ottobar - Baltimore, Maryland Mar. 01 - Valentines - Albany, New York Mar. 02 - Knitting Factory - New York, New York Mar. 04 - ...

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KINGDOM OF SORROW Schedules Massachusetts Concert

KINGDOM OF SORROW, the new project featuring HATEBREED frontman Jamey Jasta and DOWN/CROWBAR's Kirk Windstein, will perform at The Palladium in Worcester, Massachusetts on February 27. Also appearing on the bill is THY WILL BE DONE. KINGDOM OF SORROW will release its debut album on February 19 via Relapse Records (February 25 internationally). Jasta (HATEBREED, ...

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KINGDOM OF SORROW: Debut Album Track Listing Revealed

KINGDOM OF SORROW, the new project featuring HATEBREED frontman Jamey Jasta and DOWN/CROWBAR's Kirk Windstein, has finalized the track listing for its debut album, due on February 19 via Relapse Records (February 25 internationally). Jasta (HATEBREED, ICEPICK) and Windstein (DOWN, CROWBAR) came together some three years ago to create KINGDOM OF SORROW, and in that ...

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DOWN: Video Interview With KIRK WINDSTEIN Posted Online

Boston.TV conducted an interview with DOWN guitarist Kirk Windstein on October 27, 2007 at the Palladium in Worcester, Massachusetts. Watch the two-minute clip below. DOWN's video for the song "On March The Saints" made its "Headbanger's Ball" debut on November 17 on MTV2. This episode also featured a piece with singer Phil Anselmo in which ...

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CROWBAR Working On New Material

Kirk Windstein, who has spent much of 2007 recording and touring behind DOWN's third album, "Over the Under", has issued the following update on the current status of his longtime band CROWBAR: "As y'all know, I've been very busy with DOWN. But fear not, children of doom. I've been down in Miami writing CROWBAR tunes ...

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METALLICA Guitarist KIRK HAMMETT: 'Everything We Play Is Great'

The February 2008 issue of Guitar World magazine features an extensive interview with METALLICA guitarist Kirk Hammett about the group's forthcoming album — the band's first collaboration with producer Rick Rubin (SYSTEM OF A DOWN, RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS, AUDIOSLAVE, SLAYER) following a split with longtime collaborator Bob Rock. A couple of excerpts from the ...

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KINGDOM OF SORROW: Debut Album Release Dates Confirmed

KINGDOM OF SORROW, the band featuring Jamey Jasta and Kirk Windstein, will release its debut album on February 19 via Relapse Records (February 25 internationally) Jasta (HATEBREED, ICEPICK) and Windstein (DOWN, CROWBAR) came together some three years ago to create KINGDOM OF SORROW, and in that time put together an album's worth of crushing American ...

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DOWN: More U.S. Dates Announced

DOWN has lined up the following dates in January/February: Jan. 18 - Mobile, AL - Soul Kitchen Jan. 19 - Birmingham, AL - Workplay Theatre Jan. 20 - Lafayette, LA - Grant St. Dance Hall Jan. 22 - Little Rock, AR - The Village Jan. 23 - Oklahoma City, OK - Diamond Ballroom Jan. 25 ...

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METALLICA Schedules Polish Date

METALLICA has announced a headlining show at Slaski Stadium in Chorzow, Poland on May 28, 2007. As previously reported, METALLICA has been confirmed for this year's Rock am Ring and Rock im Park festivals, set to take place June 6-7 in the German towns of Nürburgring and Nürnberg, respectively. The 1991 multi-platinum LP "The Black ...

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METALLICA Guitarist's House Now 20 Percent Cheaper

METALLICA guitarist Kirk Hammett has yet to sell his Pacific Heights, California house more than a year and a half after he first put the home up for sale, according to a posting on Hammett's realtors' web site. The Georgian Mansion — whose asking price was lowered to $10.5 million from the original $12.5 million ...

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DOWN: San Diego Photos Posted Online

High-quality photos of DOWN's November 20, 2007 concert at the House of Blues in San Diego, California have been posted at DirtJunior.com. The newest social networking web site called Woozyfly.com recently conducted an interview with Jimmy Bower and Kirk Windstein of DOWN. The interview took place before the band's perfomance at The Roseland ...

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