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On The Tour Bus With FIREWIND And TURISAS (Video)

TURISAS and FIREWIND are featured in the latest episode of "Bus Invaders". Shot on February 10, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois, the clip — which can be seen below — features TURISAS singer Mathias Nygård and FIREWIND guitarist Gus G. giving a tour of their bus. FIREWIND celebrated its 10th anniversary by releasing a live album ...

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LIVING SACRIFICE: 'Ghost Thief' Title Track Available For Streaming

Christian metal veterans LIVING SACRIFICE will release their eighth studio album, "Ghost Thief", on November 12 via Solid State Records. The CD marks the Little Rock, Arkansas band's first release since returning from a multi-year hiatus with 2010's "The Infinite Order", an album that led Alternative Press to declare the band "back at full strength." ...

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KILL DEVIL HILL: 'Revolution Rise' First-Week Sales Revealed

"Revolution Rise", the sophomore album from KILL DEVIL HILL — the band featuring legendary drummer Vinny Appice (DIO, BLACK SABBATH, HEAVEN & HELL) alongside Rex Brown (PANTERA, DOWN) on bass, Mark Zavon (RATT, W.A.S.P., 40 CYCLE HUM) on guitar and Jason "Dewey" Bragg (PISSING RAZORS) on vocals — sold around 2,150 copies in the United ...

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JOB FOR A COWBOY Recruits INTRONAUT Drummer For New Album

Arizona extreme metallers JOB FOR A COWBOY have enlisted Danny Walker to fill in as the studio drummer for the recording session for the band's new album. Walker is known for his work in INTRONAUT, as well as having performed with EXHUMED, JESU, PHOBIA, MURDER CONSTRUCT, and more. Comments Walker: "I'm thrilled to be working ...

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WEEDEATER Signs With SEASON OF MIST

Season Of Mist has announced the signing of North Carolina's bastard sons of sludge WEEDEATER. The band's fifth full-length album is due next year. Commented the group: "When we heard we would be working with Season Of Mist, we almost wrecked our pants. Can't wait for y'all to check out this shit." Formed out of ...

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The Dream Calls for Blood - DEATH ANGEL

Still featuring only two original members in the form of the screeching Mark Osegueda and fret wizard Rob Cavestany, don't let that dissuade you from checking out DEATH ANGEL's seventh studio album, "The Dream Calls for Blood". Whether you consider "The Ultra-Violence", "Act III" or "The Art of Dying" the definitive DEATH ANGEL album, consider ...

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Vengeance Falls - TRIVIUM

From the beginning in their late teens, TRIVIUM had a vision of success and few bands in the early 2000's wanted it more than these guys. Matt Heafy and Corey Beaulieu have proven to be a first-rate tag team of virtuoso guitarists and songwriters since starting their journey in impressive fashion with "Ember to Inferno". ...

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FIREWIND: Fan-Filmed Video Footage Of Sydney Concert

Fan-filmed video footage of Greek/American metallers FIREWIND performing their cover version of the Michael Sembello song "Maniac" on October 31 at Manning Bar in Sydnay, Australia can be seen below. FIREWIND celebrated its 10th anniversary by releasing a live album on June 24 via Century Media Records in Europe. Entitled "Apotheosis - Live 2012", the ...

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DEICIDE: 'Thou Begone' Lyric Video Released

Florida death metal veterans DEICIDE will release their new album, "In The Minds Of Evil", on November 25 via Century Media Records. The CD was recorded at AudioHammer Studios in Sanford, Florida with producer Jason Suecof (TRIVIUM, AUGUST BURNS RED, THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER, ALL THAT REMAINS, WHITECHAPEL, DEVILDRIVER). "In The Minds Of Evil" track ...

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NEWSTED: 'King Of The Underdogs' Video Released

"King Of The Underdogs", the new video from NEWSTED — the new band featuring former METALLICA, VOIVOD and FLOTSAM AND JETSAM bassist Jason Newsted and STAIND guitarist Mike Mushok — can be seen below. The clip was filmed in September in Oakland, California with director Leon Melas, who previously helmed NEWSTED's video for the track ...

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LIVING SACRIFICE: New Song 'Screwtape' Available For Streaming

Christian metal veterans LIVING SACRIFICE will release their eighth studio album, "Ghost Thief", on November 12 via Solid State Records. The CD marks the Little Rock, Arkansas band's first release since returning from a multi-year hiatus with 2010's "The Infinite Order", an album that led Alternative Press to declare the band "back at full strength." ...

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JOB FOR A COWBOY Drummer Quits

Drummer Jon "The Charn" Rice has announced his departure from Arizona extreme metallers JOB FOR A COWBOY. "As of this past August, I have decided to part ways with JOB FOR A COWBOY," he told MetalSucks in a statement. "There are a few reasons for this, none of which I'm going to get ...

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SEPULTURA Biography To Be Released In Brazil

Brazilian publisher Benvirá, a subsidiary of corporate giant Saraiva, will release a biography of SEPULTURA before the end of the year. Written by American author Jason Korolenko ("The Day I Left"), the book documents the band's storied career beginning in the streets of Belo Horizonte and São Paulo in 1984, and culminating on the eve ...

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EXODUS Singer's GENERATION KILL: 'Vegas' Lyric Video Released

The official lyric video for the song "Vegas" from GENERATION KILL, the band featuring EXODUS frontman Rob Dukes, can be seen below. The track comes off GENERATION KILL's sophomore album, "We're All Gonna Die", which will be released on November 15 via Nuclear Blast. The CD was produced by Chris "Zeuss" Harris, who has previously ...

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Video: DOWN's New Lineup Performs Live For First Time

Fan-filmed video footage of DOWN's October 25 performance at at Emo's East in Austin, Texas as part of DOWN singer Philip Anselmo's Housecore Horror Film & Metal Festival can be seen below. Guitarist Kirk Windstein recently left DOWN and was replaced by Bobby Landgraf, the band's former guitar tech who was previously in GAHDZILLA MOTOR ...

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BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE Talks To HUNOW TV (Video)

Hunow TV recently conducted an interview with bassist Jason James and drummer Michael "Moose" Thomas of Welsh metallers BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE. You can now watch the chat below. BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE released its fourth album, "Temper Temper", earlier this year but is already laying the groundwork for its next studio effort. Frontman Matt ...

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