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CENTURIAN Putting Finishing Touches On New Album

Reunited Dutch death metallers CENTURIAN are putting the finishing touches on their much-anticipated new album, "Contra Rationem", for a winter release on Listenable Records. The CD is being recorded at the We Are (Music) Junkies studio in Eindhoven with producer/sound engineer Jo Peeters (ABORTED, HEAVEN SHALL BURN, SEVERE TORTURE) and Ralph Timmermans (MINDPARK). Songtitles set ...

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IRON MAIDEN Quietly Committed To Helping Ex-Drummer With MS

British heavy metal legends IRON MAIDEN established the Clive Burr MS Trust Fund in 2002 to benefit their former drummer, Clive Burr, who is suffering from multiple sclerosis — a disease of unknown cause. The disorder is causing him intermittent numbness and can affect his balance. At present there is no known cure for MS, ...

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STEEL PANTHER: Video Interview, Pro-Shot Performance Footage From France's HELLFEST

A five-and-a-half-minute minute video clip featuring STEEL PANTHER interview and professionally filmed performance footage from this year's edition of the Hellfest festival, which was held June 15-17 in Clisson, France, can be seen below. STEEL PANTHER is the '80s metal/hard rock tribute band formerly known as METAL SKOOL. The group's lineup includes guitarist "Satchel" (real ...

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DANKO JONES 'Oral History' Book Due In October

An oral history book about Canadian rockers DANKO JONES, "Too Much Trouble - A Very Oral History Of Danko Jones", by Stuart Berman will be released by ECW Press in October. The book's official description: "DANKO JONES may be a straight-forward rock band, but their story is anything but. They're a band that has roots ...

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STEEL PANTHER: Trailer For 'The British Invasion' DVD

The official trailer for "The British Invasion", the forthcoming DVD from Los Angeles glam-metal jokesters STEEL PANTHER, can be seen below. STEEL PANTHER is the '80s metal/hard rock tribute band formerly known as METAL SKOOL. The group's lineup includes guitarist "Satchel" (real name Russ Parrish; ex-FIGHT) and singer "Michael Starr" (real name Ralph Saenz; ex-L.A. ...

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WHITE WIZZARD: New Demo Song Available For Streaming

"Torpedo Of Truth", a brand new demo song from Los Angeles-based traditional metallers WHITE WIZZARD, can be seen streamed below. The track was recorded in early May and it features "beastly rhythm, thunderous melodic bass and some serious shred at a whole new level," says the band. "Anybody that was whining about the lack of ...

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STEEL PANTHER: Video Interview With MICHAEL STARR

Alaska's rock radio station KWHL conducted an interview with STEEL PANTHER singer Michael Starr at this year's Download festival, which was held June 8-10 at Donington Park in Leicestershire, United Kingdom. You can now watch the chat below. STEEL PANTHER is the '80s metal/hard rock tribute band formerly known as METAL SKOOL. The group's lineup ...

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DREAM THEATER: Buenos Aires Concerts To Be Filmed For DVD Release

DREAM THEATER's August 19 and August 20 concerts at Estadio Luna Park in Buenos Aires, Argentina will be professionally filmed and recorded for the band's next live DVD, to be released sometime next year. DREAM THEATERJames LaBrie (vocals), John Myung (bass), John Petrucci (guitar and vocals), Jordan Rudess (keyboards and continuum) and Mike ...

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STEEL PANTHER: Video Footage Of HELLFEST Press Conference

Hard Force TV has uploaded video footage of STEEL PANTHER's press conference at this year's edition of the Hellfest festival, which was held June 15-17 in Clisson, France. Check it out below. STEEL PANTHER is the '80s metal/hard rock tribute band formerly known as METAL SKOOL. The group's lineup includes guitarist "Satchel" (real name Russ ...

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DREAM THEATER: Video Report From The Road

Progressive metal giants DREAM THEATERJames LaBrie (vocals), John Myung (bass), John Petrucci (guitar and vocals), Jordan Rudess (keyboards and continuum) and Mike Mangini (drums) — launched a major North American headlining summer tour on June 15 in Rochester, New York. The tour includes stops at the Gibson Amphitheater in Los Angeles and the ...

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STEEL PANTHER: Footage From HELLFEST Posted Online

Video footage of STEEL PANTHER's June 16 performance at this year's edition of the Hellfest festival, which took place June 15-17 in Clisson, France, can be seen below. The band's setlist was as follows: 01. Supersonic Sex Machine 02. Tomorrow Night 03. Asian Hooker 04. Just Like Tiger Woods 05. Gold-Digging Whore 06. Community Property ...

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OBITUARY: Eindhoven Footage Available

Video footage of OBITUARY's June 17 performance at Dynamo in Eindhoven, Holland can be seen below. In a recent interview with Brazil's Radio Evil, OBITUARY guitarist Trevor Peres stated about what fans can expect from the band's next studio album, "It's pure OBITUARY, you know. It's what every fan would expect from us — fast, ...

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DREAM THEATER: Tour Kick-Off Video Posted Online

Progressive metal giants DREAM THEATERJames LaBrie (vocals), John Myung (bass), John Petrucci (guitar and vocals), Jordan Rudess (keyboards and continuum) and Mike Mangini (drums) — will launch a major North American headlining summer tour tonight (Friday, June 15) in Rochester, New York. The tour includes stops at the Gibson Amphitheater in Los Angeles ...

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DANKO JONES: More 'Bring On The Mountain' DVD Details Revealed

Canadian rockers DANKO JONES are gearing up to release their first-ever official DVD, entitled "Bring On The Mountain". Due on July 3 in the United States, the two-disc set features a comprehensive 90-minute documentary spanning the band's incredible career, including a slew of exclusive live clips from some of their most memorable performances from around ...

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SIGHT OF EMPTINESS: Footage From The Studio Posted Online

The second in a series of video clips featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the making of the as-yet-untitled third album from Costa Rica-based melodic metal band SIGHT OF EMPTINESS can be seen below. The CD was recorded at SoloHits Studios in San José, Costa Rica with Swedish producer Thomas "Plec" Johansson (SCAR SYMMETRY, WATAIN, ESKIMO CALLBOY, ...

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Ultimate DANKO JONES DVD Collection Due Next Month

Canadian rockers DANKO JONES will release their first-ever DVD, "Bring On The Mountain", in the first week of June. The two-disc DVD will feature a 90-minute documentary on the band, a short film based on their three latest videos featuring Elijah Wood, Selma Blair, Ralph Macchio, Jena Malone, Lemmy and many more, as well as ...

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