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PERIPHERY: New Video Interview With MISHA MANSOOR

GetYourRockOut.com conducted an interview with guitarist Misha Mansoor of Maryland-based experimental, progressive metallers PERIPHERY 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. PERIPHERY's highly anticipated sophomore album, "Periphery II: This Time It's Personal", is scheduled for release ...

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JEFF LOOMIS: 'Surrender' Rehearsal Footage Posted Online

Video footage of former NEVERMORE guitarist Jeff Loomis and his solo band rehearsing the song "Surrender" in March 2012 can be seen below. Loomis and his solo band recently part in a 24-date, coast-to-coast U.S. tour with PROTEST THE HERO, PERIPHERY, THE SAFETY FIRE and TODAY I CAUGHT THE PLAGUE. Jeff was accompanied on the ...

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PERIPHERY: Another New Song Available For Streaming

"Scarlet", a brand new song from Maryland-based experimental, progressive metallers PERIPHERY, can be streamed in the YouTube clip below. The track comes off the band's highly anticipated sophomore album, "Periphery II: This Time It's Personal", which is scheduled for release in North America on July 3 via Sumerian Records and in Europe on July 16 ...

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Best And Worst Stage Moves In Metal - Part 2

Everybody has stage moves, but does that mean they are good? As part of Metal Injection's ongoing "Ask The Artist" series, the question of best and worst stage moves was posted to members of DRAGONFORCE, THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER, ALL SHALL PERISH, FIT FOR AN AUTOPSY, OBEY THE BRAVE, THE ACACIA STRAIN, SKELETONWITCH, LAST CHANCE ...

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PERIPHERY: New Video Interviews Posted Online

Hit The Floor magazine and Sophie K of Total Rock conducted separate interviews with Maryland-based experimental, progressive metallers PERIPHERY at this year's Download festival, which was held June 8-10 at Donington Park in Leicestershire, United Kingdom. You can now watch the footage below. "Make Total Destroy", a brand new song from PERIPHERY, is available for ...

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PERIPHERY: New Song Available For Free Download

"Make Total Destroy", a brand new song from Maryland-based experimental, progressive metallers PERIPHERY, is available for free download at this location (e-mail sign-up required). The track come off the band's highly anticipated sophomore album, "Periphery II: This Time It's Personal", which is scheduled for release in North America on July 3 via Sumerian ...

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PERIPHERY: New Song Available For Streaming

"Make Total Destroy", a brand new song from Maryland-based experimental, progressive metallers PERIPHERY, can be streamed in the YouTube clip below. The track comes off the band's highly anticipated sophomore album, "Periphery II: This Time It's Personal", which will be released released in North America on July 3 via Sumerian Records. The CD, which will ...

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PERIPHERY: New Album To Receive European Release Via CENTURY MEDIA RECORDS

Century Media Records has welcomed Maryland-based experimental, progressive metallers PERIPHERY to the family as licensing partner for the world outside of North America, Australia, New Zealand and Japan. July 2 will see the European digital release of PERIPHERY's highly anticipated sophomore album, "Periphery II: This Time It's Personal", whereas the physical release of the album ...

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THE CONTORTIONIST To Release 'Intrinsic' In July

Indiana progressive metallers THE CONTORTIONIST will release their new album, "Intrinsic", on July 17 via eOne/Good Fight Music. The CD was produced and recorded by Eyal Levi (DAATH, JOB FOR A COWBOY) and Jason Suecof (TRIVIUM, DEVILDRIVER) at Audiohammer Studios in Sanford, Florida. Commented THE CONTORTIONIST vocalist/keyboardist Jonathan Carpenter: "On 'Intrinsic', we've found ourselves focusing ...

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PERIPHERY: New Album Title, Cover Artwork, Track Listing Revealed

Maryland-based experimental, progressive metallers PERIPHERY will release their sophomore album, "Periphery II: This Time It's Personal", on July 3 via Sumerian Records. The CD will feature guest appearances by John Petrucci (DREAM THEATER), Guthrie Govan (THE ARISTOCRATS) and Wes Hauch (THE FACELESS). Commented PERIPHERY guitarist Misha Mansoor: "We put so much hard work and time ...

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DREAM THEATER Guitarist To Guest On New PERIPHERY Album

Guitarist John Petrucci of progressive metal giants DREAM THEATER has contributed a guest guitar solo to the forthcoming sophomore full-length album from the Maryland-based experimental, progressive metallers PERIPHERY. According to an advertisement in the latest issue of Revolver magazine (see below), the CD is scheduled for a July 3 release via Sumerian Records. PERIPHERY supported ...

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JEFF LOOMIS Launches 'The Ultimatum' Guitar Lesson

Former NEVERMORE guitarist Jeff Loomis has teamed up with Guitar World magazine to share his shredding skills with fans. A guitar lesson for "The Ultimatum", demonstrating how to play the lead guitar part of the song, can be seen below. "The Ultimatum" comes off Loomis's second solo album, "Plains Of Oblivion", which sold 2,900 copies ...

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'Mayhem Festival Cruise': Complete Details Revealed

From the creators of the country's largest touring heavy music festival experience and presented in conjunction with Hal Roseman of Rose Tours comes the first annual Mayhem Festival Cruise, taking place aboard the Carnival Imagination! The maiden voyage of the most crushing cruise on Earth sets sail on Friday, December 7, 2012 from the Port ...

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'Summer Slaughter Tour': Complete Details Revealed

CANNIBAL CORPSE, BETWEEN THE BURIED AND ME and THE FACELESS are among the confirmed bands for the sixth annual Summer Slaughter Tour, which will run from July 20 through August 25. There will also be special guests in each city such as THE CONTORTIONIST, RINGS OF SATURN, FALLUJAH and more. Commented Summer Slaugher founder Ash ...

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DEFTONES, DETHKLOK, TRIVIUM, CANCER BATS Added To HEAVY T.O. Festival

DEFTONES, DETHKLOK, TRIVIUM, CANCER BATS, FLESHGOD APOCALYPSE, ROSE FUNERAL and ORIGIN are among the newly confirmed bands for the Heavy T.O. festival, set to take place August 11-12 at Downsview Park in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: Saturday, August 11 SLIPKNOT MARILYN MANSON LAMB OF GOD DETHKLOK SUICIDAL TENDENCIES ...

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PROTEST THE HERO: New Video Interview Posted Online

8747 Productions recently conducted an interview with PROTEST THE HERO, the Canadian five-piece whose quirky humour and virtuoso playing has gained it a fevered following worldwide. You can now watch the chat below. PROTEST THE HERO is currently taking part in a 24-date, coast-to-coast U.S. tour with PERIPHERY, THE SAFETY FIRE, JEFF LOOMIS and ...

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SCALE THE SUMMIT Parts Ways With Bassist, Announces Replacement

Houston, Texas-based progressive instrumental act SCALE THE SUMMIT has parted ways with bassist Jordan Eberhardt and has replaced him with Mark Michell (TETRAFUSION). Commented SCALE THE SUMMIT guitarist Chris Letchford: "Jordan decided earlier in the year he no longer wanted to tour full-time, so we have decided to part ways. We have had great luck ...

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BETWEEN THE BURIED AND ME Announces European Tour

Raleigh, North Carolina-based progressive rock/cutting-edge metal band BETWEEN THE BURIED AND ME will tour Europe in October in support of its new album, the details of which are forthcoming. Support on the trek will come from PERIPHERY and THE SAFETY FIRE. Comments BETWEEN THE BURIED AND ME bassist Dan Briggs: "I'm excited Europe wants to ...

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DREAM THEATER, PERIPHERY Guitarists Talk Shredding And 'Wankery'

Total Guitar, Europe's best-selling guitar magazine, caught up with DREAM THEATER's John Petrucci and PERIPHERY founder Misha Mansoor at the bands' landmark Wembley Arena show in London to talk guitar for a cover feature in the publication's April issue. An excerpt from the story follows below. Total Guitar: How does it feel that such ambitious ...

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