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PAPA ROACH: 'Face Everything And Rise' Video Released

The official video for "Face Everything And Rise", the new single from Californian rockers PAPA ROACH, can be seen below. The song is taken from the band's eighth full-length album, "F.E.A.R.", which will be released on January 27, 2015 via Eleven Seven Music). The Grammy Award-nominated hard rock juggernaut builds its most infectious, invigorating, and ...

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EXODUS' 'Blood In Blood Out' Cracks U.S. Top 40

"Blood In Blood Out", the new album from San Francisco Bay Area thrash metal veterans EXODUS, sold around 8,800 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 38 on The Billboard 200 chart. The band's previous CD, "Exhibit B: The Human Condition", opened with around 4,600 units ...

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IN THIS MOMENT: 'Sick Like Me' Video Premiere

"Sick Like Me", the new video from IN THIS MOMENT, can be seen below. The song is taken from the band's fifth studio album, titled "Black Widow", which will be released on November 17. The CD was once again helmed by Kevin Churko (OZZY OSBOURNE, FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH, HELLYEAH, PAPA ROACH) at his The ...

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NIGHTWISH, SONATA ARCTICA, AMARANTHE Members Featured On RASKASTA JOULUA's 'Ragnarok Juletide'

Finland's annual, all-star symphonic Christmas rock project, dubbed RASKASTA JOULUA, which translates to "Heavy Christmas," is enjoying its 10th year running. To celebrate, the project, which tours every holiday season, will release a new studio album this year. The CD, titled "Ragnarok Juletide", will be released on November 11 via Spinefarm. But this is not ...

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IN THIS MOMENT: 'Sick Like Me' Video Teaser

A teaser for "Sick Like Me", the new video from IN THIS MOMENT, can be seen below. The song is taken from the band's fifth studio album, titled "Black Widow", which will be released on November 17. The CD was once again helmed by Kevin Churko (OZZY OSBOURNE, FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH, HELLYEAH, PAPA ROACH) ...

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IN THIS MOMENT: 'Black Widow' Track Listing Revealed

IN THIS MOMENT's fifth studio album, titled "Black Widow", will be released on November 17. The CD was once again helmed by Kevin Churko (OZZY OSBOURNE, FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH, HELLYEAH, PAPA ROACH) at his The Hideout Recording Studio in Las Vegas, Nevada. "Black Widow" is available for pre-order on the iTunes Store and other ...

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IN THIS MOMENT: 'Black Widow' Cover Artwork Unveiled

IN THIS MOMENT's fifth album, "Black Widow", will be released on November 17. The CD was once again helmed by Kevin Churko (OZZY OSBOURNE, FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH, HELLYEAH, PAPA ROACH) at his The Hideout Recording Studio in Las Vegas, Nevada. The cover artwork for "Black Widow" can be seen below. "Black Widow" is available ...

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ASTARTE's 'Blackdemonium' To See Light Of Day

"Blackdemonium", the sixth full-length album from the Greek black metal band ASTARTE, will tentatively see the light of day in early 2015. The mixing process and the mastering will be handled by Steve Lado, "an excellent professional producer and close friend" of ASTARTE vocalist Maria Kolokouri (pictured), better known as Tristessa, who died in early ...

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MOTIONLESS IN WHITE's 'Reincarnate' Cracks U.S. Top 10

"Reincarnate", the third studio album from the Scranton, Pennsylvania-based metalcore quintet MOTIONLESS IN WHITE, sold around 31,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 9 on The Billboard 200 chart. Released on September 16 via Fearless, the follow-up to 2012's "Infamous" was produced by Dan Korneff ...

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TESTAMENT Is 'Shooting For' New Album To Sound Like 'The Gathering', Says CHUCK BILLY

Vocalist Chuck Billy of San Francisco Bay Area metallers TESTAMENT was recently interviewed by Shor Bazaar, Pakistan's first international artist management services. You can now listen to the chat using the SoundCloud widget below. Asked about the progress of the songwriting sessions for TESTAMENT's follow-up to 2012's "Dark Roots Of Earth", Billy said: "Well, we're ...

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MOTIONLESS IN WHITE: 'Reincarnate' Video Released

The video for "Reincarnate", the title track of the third studio album from the Scranton, Pennsylvania-based metalcore quintet MOTIONLESS IN WHITE, can be seen below. Directed by Chad Michael Ward (MARILYN MANSON, COMBICHRIST), the clip was shot at the allegedly haunted Hotel Alexandria's Valentino Room in Los Angeles, California. "Reincarnate" was released on September 16 ...

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ASTARTE's MARIA 'TRISTESSA' KOLOKOURI Dies After Leukemia Battle

Maria Kolokouri, better known as Tristessa, the vocalist of the Greek black metal band ASTARTE, has died from complications of leukemia. Kolokouri's husband Nick Maiis has released the following statement regarding her passing: "Maria, she's left from this world. "You are leaving a lot behind and my soul is in pain. "You are a special ...

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MOTIONLESS IN WHITE: Lyric Video For 'Puppets III' Song Featuring CRADLE OF FILTH's DANI FILTH

Scranton, Pennsylvania-based metalcore quintet MOTIONLESS IN WHITE will release its third studio album, "Reincarnate", on September 16 via Fearless. Produced by Dan Korneff (MY CHEMICAL ROMANCE, BREAKING BENJAMIN, LAMB OF GOD), the follow-up to "Infamous" includes the new single "Reincarnate", which was made available on July 8. The CD features guest appearances by Dani Filth ...

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TOOL's MAYNARD JAMES KEENAN Welcomes Baby Daughter

Maynard James Keenan (TOOL, A PERFECT CIRCLE, PUSCIFER) and his wife welcomed a new daughter named Lei Li Agostina Maria on Friday, July 25 at 7:19 p.m. The baby weighed in at 7 pounds and measured 19 inches. The news was revealed via PUSCIFER's Instagram account earlier today. Keenan has an 18-year-old son named Devo ...

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MOTIONLESS IN WHITE: 'Reincarnate' Lyric Video Released

Scranton, Pennsylvania-based metalcore quintet MOTIONLESS IN WHITE will release its third studio album, "Reincarnate", on September 16 via Fearless. Produced by Dan Korneff (MY CHEMICAL ROMANCE, BREAKING BENJAMIN, LAMB OF GOD), the follow-up to "Infamous" includes the new single "Reincarnate", which was made available on July 8. The CD features guest appearances by Dani Filth ...

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IN THIS MOMENT, CRADLE OF FILTH Singers To Guest On MOTIONLESS IN WHITE's 'Reincarnate' Album

Scranton, Pennsylvania-based metalcore quintet MOTIONLESS IN WHITE will release its third studio album, "Reincarnate", on September 16 via Fearless. Produced by Dan Korneff (MY CHEMICAL ROMANCE, BREAKING BENJAMIN, LAMB OF GOD), the follow-up to "Infamous" includes the new single "Reincarnate", which will be made available on July 8. The CD features guest appearances by Dani ...

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GODSMACK: '1000hp' Album Cover Art Unveiled

The cover artwork for GODSMACK's new album, "1000hp" (One Thousand Horsepower), can be seen below. The CD will be released on August 5 via Republic Records. The "1000hp" title track and GODSMACK's first all-new single since 2011 arrived at rock radio stations on June 9 and can be streamed in the YouTube clip below. Singer ...

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RED DRAGON CARTEL: Fan-Filmed Footage Of London Concert

Fan-filmed video footage of RED DRAGON CARTEL's June 6 performance at O2 Academy Islington in London, England can be seen below. RED DRAGON CARTEL is the band led by former OZZY OSBOURNE and BADLANDS guitarist Jake E. Lee. RED DRAGON CARTEL's self-titled debut album sold around 5,000 copies in the United States in its first ...

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GODSMACK's SULLY ERNA Talks About Making Of '1000hp' Album

After a lengthy hiatus, GODSMACK's new single, "1000hp" (One Thousand Horsepower), has been the number one most added song to the Rock Radio singles' chart this week. The song is taken from the album of the same name, which comes out on August 5. GODSMACK frontman Sully Erna told The Pulse Of Radio where the ...

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