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MEDICATED: New EP Available For Free Download

MEDICATED, the Finnish metal band featuring former NORTHER vocalist Aleksi Sihvonen, has made its new EP, "Glasstrophobic", available for free download at this location. The track listing for the CD is as follows: 01. The Verge 02. Fever 03. Glasstrophobic 04. Take It 05. Magnum For Amen Former IMPERANON and current FINNTROLL keyboardist ...

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TRILLIUM On The Road With MAGNUM: Third Tour Webisode Available

TRILLIUM — the metal project launched by American singer/songwriter Amanda Somerville — is currently on the road in the U.K. as the support act for British melodic hard rockers MAGNUM. The third in a series of video clips featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the tour can be seen below. TRILLIUM released its debut album, "Alloy", in ...

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TRILLIUM On The Road With MAGNUM: Second Tour Webisode Available

TRILLIUM — the metal project launched by American singer/songwriter Amanda Somerville — is currently on the road in the U.K. as the support act for British melodic hard rockers MAGNUM. The second in a series of video clips featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the tour can be seen below. TRILLIUM released its debut album, "Alloy", in ...

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Koi No Yokan - DEFTONES

On their previous album, "Diamond Eyes", the DEFTONES turned more than a few heads for reinventing a few of their crunky wheels. Dynamics were a large part of that album's success, making it one of the DEFTONES' most crucial releases along with "White Pony" and "Around the Fur". This year, they come back, not with ...

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TRILLIUM Hits The Road With MAGNUM: First Tour Webisode Available

TRILLIUM — the metal project launched by American singer/songwriter Amanda Somerville — is currently on the road in the U.K. as the support act for British melodic hard rockers MAGNUM. The first in a series of video clips featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the tour can be seen below. TRILLIUM released its debut album, "Alloy", in ...

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MAGNUM Interviewed In Paris (Video)

On November 17, RockNLive.org conducted an interview with hugely influential British melodic hard rockers MAGNUM when they played at The Forum in Vauréal, near Paris, France. You can now watch the chat below. MAGNUM released its eighteenth studio album, "On The 13th Day" on September 19 in Scandinavia, September 21 in Germany, September ...

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NILE: 'Enduring The Eternal Molestation Of Flame' Video Released

"Enduring The Eternal Molestation Of Flame", the new video from the reigning kings of technical, historically themed brutality NILE, can be seen below. The clip was produced and directed by Jon Simvonis for Magnum Production Studios Co. and Arctos Broadcast Facilities. It also features the African Heritage group and photography by Philippos Kokkalis. "It was ...

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AC/DC Leads List Of Top Guitar Riffs Of The 1980s

According to The Pulse Of Radio, AC/DC leads the list of acts whose guitarwork made Gibson.com's survey of the most awesome guitar riffs of the 1980s. The song "Back In Black" landed at No. 1, followed up by offerings from THE ROLLING STONES, OZZY OSBOURNE, SCORPIONS, DEF LEPPARD, JUDAS PRIEST and more. Gibson.com wrote about ...

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NEONFLY Working On New Material, Preparing To Tour With MAGNUM

After a successful summer touring season that saw London, England-based metallers NEONFLY play some of Europe's biggest metal festivals, including Download (U.K.), Masters Of Rock (Czech Republic) and Galapagai (Lithuania), the band will support British melodic rock legends MAGNUM on their forthcoming European tour (see list of dates on the poster below). NEONFLY cites MAGNUM ...

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Germany's SPV Out Of Insolvency

After a rigorous selection process, a joint Hanover-Hamburg investment group with strong music industry ties has secured the acquisition of SPV GmbH and all related brands and labels, as well as its complete catalogue consisting of over 1,600 album titles. This development paves the way forward to the continuation of SPV as a global music ...

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SNAKECHARMER Signs With FRONTIERS RECORDS

Frontiers Records has announced the signing of British hard rock supergroup SNAKECHARMER. Consisting of original WHITESNAKE members Micky Moody and Neil Murray, along with Laurie Wisefield (WISHBONE ASH, TINA TURNER), Harry James (THUNDER, MAGNUM), Adam Wakeman (OZZY OSBOURNE) and Chris Ousey (HEARTLAND), the band is putting finishing touches on its self-titled debut album for a ...

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ABSU: 'Hall Of The Masters' Video Released

Mythological occult metal discoverers ABSU have released their new video, for the anthem "Hall Of The Masters", courtesy of this year's Adult Swim Singles Program. Once again, the band has showcased their signature style of occult black/thrash mythology to dark, new, calculating territories. The audio was recorded earlier this year at Nomad Recording Studios in ...

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MEGADETH's DAVID ELLEFSON: Video Footage Of Phoenix Meet-And-Greet

Video footage of MEGADETH bassist David Ellefson's August 14 meet-and-greet at Guitar Center in Phoenix, Arizona can be seen below. Ellefson's new signature model bass guitar from Jackson, the U.S.A. Custom Shop David Ellefson Signature Model Jackson Concert Bass, is based on the Jackson Concert Bass with which Ellefson recorded MEGADETH's landmark 1990 metal magnum ...

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EDGUY Frontman Working On New AVANTASIA Album

EDGUY mainman Tobias Sammet is working on a new CD from his AVANTASIA project for a spring 2013 release. According to a post on Sammet's web site, "Concept-wise, the album will be a classic rock opera/metal opera. It's going to be a timeless fairytale that despite its fantasy appeal was inspired by happenings of our ...

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MEGADETH: Video Footage Of Manila Press Conference

On Saturday, July 28, the four members of MEGADETH held a press conference at Sofitel in Manila, Philippines — one day prior to their concert at the city's World Trade Center. You can now watch video footage of the question-and-answer session below. On his mindset when on tour: David Ellefson (bass): "We actually like the ...

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MEGADETH In Manila: Behind-The-Scenes Footage Posted Online

MEGADETH bassist David Ellefson has uploaded a new nine-minute video clip featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the band's July 29 concert at World Trade Center in Manila, Philippines. Check it out below. On Saturday, July 28, the members of MEGADETH held a press conference at Sofitel in Manila. A couple of excerpts from the question-and-answer session ...

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MAGNUM: New Album Details Revealed

Hugely influential British melodic hard rockers MAGNUM will release their eighteenth studio album, "On The 13th Day" on September 19 in Scandinavia, September 21 in Germany, September 24 in the rest of Europe and September 25 in the U.S./Canada via on Steamhammer/SPV. A single, "So Let It Rain", will precede the full-length CD at the ...

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MAGNUM Putting Finishing Touches On New Album

British melodic rock legends MAGNUM are putting the finishing touches on their new album, "On The 13th Day", for a September 25 release (one day earlier internationally) through SPV/Steamhammer. A single, "So Let It Rain", will precede the full-length effort at the end of August. "On The 13th Day" will be made available as a ...

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SCYTHE: Debut Album Out Now

SCYTHE, new band formed out of the ashes of legendary underground metal act USURPER, will play a record-release show for its debut CD, "Beware The Scythe", on April 27 at Reggie's Rock Club in Chicago. Also scheduled to appear are STONE MAGNUM, MIDNIGHT and THE GATES OF SLUMBER. "Beware The Scythe" is out now on ...

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LILLIAN AXE Mainman, SNAKECHARMER Vocalist Interviewed on 'Rich Davenport's Rock Show' (Audio)

LILLIAN AXE lead guitarist/songwriter Steve Blaze and SNAKECHARMER vocalist Chris Ousey were interviewed separately on the March 9 edition of "Rich Davenport's Rock Show". The program can be streamed using the Mixcloud player below. (Note: The Blaze interview begins around the 27-minute mark while the Ousey interview starts around the one-hour-and-17-minute mark.). LILLIAN AXE's new ...

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DEEP PURPLE, EDGUY, HELLOWEEN Members Featured On 'Help! For Japan' EP; Trailer Available

Some of Europe's leading rock artists — including current and former members of DEEP PURPLE, EDGUY, HELLOWEEN, GOTTHARD, MAGNUM, KROKUS and TNT — have joined a campaign initiated by singer Tommy Heart (SOUL DOCTOR, FAIR WARNING) to raise money for the victims of the massive earthquake and tsunami which devastated Japan's northeast coast this past ...

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MAGNUM Recording New Album

Hugely influential British melodic hard rock group MAGNUM has issued the following update: "This week we are back at M2 studios [in the West Midlands] and all set to record the new album due out later this year. We do have a title and will let you know what it is very soon. We have ...

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HOLLENTHON: Pro-Shot Footage Of Vienna Concert Available - Parts 5

Austrian symphonic extreme metal outfit HOLLENTHON has made professionally filmed video footage of its entire December 4, 2010 concert at Szene in Vienna available for streaming in five parts. The fifth and final clip can be seen below. HOLLENTHON's latest EP, "Tyrants and Wraiths", came out in 2009.The CD featured four new tracks and two ...

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