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Return of the Reaper - GRAVE DIGGER

German legends GRAVE DIGGER are back and so is their trusty pal, The Reaper. As one of the most tireless acts in metal history, GRAVE DIGGER deserve some sort of award for releasing their albums with incredible consistency, most of them coming every other year. Co-founding vocalist Chris Boltendahl has gone on record as saying ...

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U.D.O.: Fan-Filmed Footage Of Stenungsund Concert

Fan-filmed video footage of U.D.O., the German metal band led by former ACCEPT frontman Udo Dirkschneider, performing the ACCEPT classic "Metal Heart" on July 31 at Nösnäsvallen in Stenungsund, Sweden (as the support act for SABATON) can be seen below. U.D.O.'s latest concert DVD, "Steelhammer - Live From Moscow", came out in May. The first ...

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Blind Rage - ACCEPT

If there's any old-school metal band worthier of resurrection than ACCEPT, let them make their stand now. ACCEPT 2.0 with Mark Tornillo fronting them has been exemplary proof there's life after death and that you can buck the naysayers by believing in what you're doing and going full force regardless of who follows or not. ...

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DORO PESCH Speaks To TV ROCK LIVE In Paris (Video)

TV Rock Live conducted an interview with German metal queen Doro Pesch on May 21 at Le Trabendo in Paris, France. You can now watch the chat below. In honor of her 30th anniverary as a performing artist, Pesch celebrated with fans from all over the world with two separate-yet-unique shows on May 2 and ...

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DORO Interviewed By Spain's 'Metalovision' (Video)

"Metalovision" conducted an interview with German metal queen Doro Pesch on May 25 in Barcelona, Spain. You can now watch the chat below. In honor of her 30th anniverary as a performing artist, Pesch celebrated with fans from all over the world with two separate-yet-unique shows on May 2 and May 3 at CCD Stadthalle ...

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DEATH DEALER: 'Hammer Down' Video Released

"Hammer Down", the new video from DEATH DEALER, the band featuring MANOWAR and the DICTATORS guitarist Ross "The Boss" Friedman alongside vocalist Sean Peck (CAGE), guitarist Stu Marshall (producer and guitarist for such voices as Udo Dirkschneider and Steve Grimmett), bassist Mike Davis (HALFORD, LIZZY BORDEN), and drummer Steve Bolognese (INTO ETERNITY), can be seen ...

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DORO Joined By SAXON, KROKUS, LORDI, BLIND GUARDIAN, SODOM, Ex-ACCEPT, Ex-IRON MAIDEN Members At 30th-Anniversary Concerts (Video)

In honor of her 30th anniverary as a performing artist, German metal queen Doro Pesch celebrated with fans from all over the world with two separate-yet-unique shows on May 2 and May 3 at CCD Stadthalle in her hometown of Düsseldorf. She said: "We came up with something very special for our 30th stage anniversary, ...

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WOLF HOFFMANN Says UDO DIRKSCHNEIDER Feels 'Bitterness' And 'Animosity' Towards ACCEPT

Hardrock Haven recently conducted an interview with guitarist Wolf Hoffmann of German/American metallers ACCEPT. You can now listen to the chat using the audio player below. Asked if former ACCEPT singer Udo Dirkschneider is involved in the making of the band's upcoming documentary, "Acceptology", Hoffmann replied: "Yeah, funnily enough, we actually invited Udo ...

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'Metal All Stars' Featuring ZAKK WYLDE, MAX CAVALERA, JOEY BELLADONNA, UDO DIRKSCHNEIDER: Video Of Entire Sofia Concert

The "Metal All Stars" played their first-ever show at Arena Armeec in Sofia, Bulgaria on March 23. Check out fan-filmed video footage of the entire concert in two parts below. The lineup of musicians performing at the event included: * Zakk Wylde (BLACK LABEL SOCIETY) * Max Cavalera (SOULFLY, ex-SEPULTURA) * Joey Belladonna (ANTHRAX) * ...

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Video: ANTHRAX, Ex-ACCEPT, MANOWAR, SHINEDOWN Members Perform THE ROLLING STONES Classic On Swedish TV

"Metal All Stars" musicians Joey Belladonna (ANTHRAX), Ross "The Boss" Friedman (MANOWAR), Udo Dirkschneider (U.D.O., ex-ACCEPT) and Jasin Todd (SHINEDOWN) took part in an interview and a performance of an acoustic cover version of THE ROLLING STONES classic "You Can't Always Get What You Want" during an appearance on this morning's (Thursday, March 27) edition ...

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ZAKK WYLDE, MAX CAVALERA, JOEY BELLADONNA, UDO DIRKSCHNEIDER Kick Off 'Metal All Stars' Tour In Bulgaria

The "Metal All Stars" played their first-ever show to a sold-out Arena Armeec in Sofia, Bulgaria on March 23. The lineup of musicians performing at the event included: * Zakk Wylde (BLACK LABEL SOCIETY) * Max Cavalera (SOULFLY, ex-SEPULTURA) * Joey Belladonna (ANTHRAX) * Ross "The Boss" Friedman (ex-MANOWAR) * Udo Dirkschneider (U.D.O., ex-ACCEPT) * ...

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U.D.O. Signs New Deal With AFM RECORDS

U.D.O., the German metal band led by former ACCEPT singer Udo Dirkschneider, has signed a new long-term contract with AFM Records. The new deal includes the release of three albums plus three DVDs. "We feel very comfortable with AFM Records and we appreciate the good vibes," says Dirkschneider in a statement. "The mutual understanding is ...

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DORO PESCH To Perform 'Raise Your Fist In The Air' On German TV

German metal queen Doro Pesch will perform her song "Raise Your Fist In The Air" as the ring entrance music for WBO title holder Marco Huck during his boxing rematch against challenger Firat Arslan on January 25 at the Hans-Martin-Schleyer Halle in Stuttgart, Germany. The event will be broadcast on the German national TV channel ...

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UDO DIRKSCHNEIDER Speaks To myRockworld (Audio)

myRockworld recently conducted an interview with former ACCEPT and current U.D.O. frontman Udo Dirkschneider. You can now listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. U.D.O.'s new album, "Steelhammer", was released on May 24 via AFM Records. The CD was produced by Dirkschneider and Fitty Wienhold. U.D.O. last year announced the addition of guitarist ...

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Video: TESTAMENT, ANTHRAX, NIGHTWISH, Ex-HELLOWEEN, ACCEPT Singers Perform At 'Christmas Metal Symphony' In Prague

Fan-filmed video footage of the December 19 concert of this year's Christmas Metal Symphony European tour at Incheba Arena in Prague, Czech Republic can be seen below. Magnum Opum Rockestra (under conductor Marcel Heijnen), a 32-strong orchestra accompanied by the METALFORCE 1 rock band and led by singers/vocalists which influenced the metal scene in recent ...

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Video: TESTAMENT, ANTHRAX, NIGHTWISH, Ex-HELLOWEEN, ACCEPT Singers Perform At 'Christmas Metal Symphony' In Bochum

Fan-filmed video footage of the December 18 concert of this year's Christmas Metal Symphony European tour at RuhrCongress in Bochum, Germany can be seen below. Magnum Opum Rockestra (under conductor Marcel Heijnen), a 32-strong orchestra accompanied by the METALFORCE 1 rock band and led by singers/vocalists which influenced the metal scene in recent years and ...

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