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Immortalis - OVERKILL

OVERKILL have been around for over 20 years and 14 studio albums, and they're sounding pretty damn good on their latest opus, "Immortalis". One of the leading lights of the New York/New Jersey thrash scene of the Eighties (which included ANTHRAX, NUCLEAR ASSAULT, WHIPLASH, CARNIVORE, BLOOD FEAST and numerous others), OVERKILL was a staple at ...

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FRANKIE BANALI's ZEPPELIN Tribute: Track-By-Track Breakdown

QUIET RIOT drummer Frankie Banali has created a labor of love with his new CD (released under the FRANKIE BANALI & FRIENDS banner), entitled "24/7/365 - The Tribute to Led Zeppelin". Frankie invited many of his friends to join him on making a heartfelt tribute to his favorite drummer John Bonham and his band LED ...

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OVERKILL: 'Immortalis' Bonus DVD Detailed

OVERKILL's new album, "Immortalis", has just been released in Germany as a limited-edition digipack featuring a bonus DVD containing footage from the band's August 2, 2007 performance at the Wacken Open Air festival in Wacken, Germany. The track listing for the DVD is as follows: 01. Rotten to the Core 02. Elimination 03. Necroshine 04. ...

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WITCHCRAFT: U.S. Tour Dates Announced

Swedish rock band WITCHCRAFT has announced a U.S. headlining tour in support of its highly anticipated new album, "The Alchemist". Referred to as "the coolest band in Sweden right now" by a popular UK monthly, WITCHCRAFT will kick off its U.S. tour on October 18 in New York City. "We’re looking forward to once again ...

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OVERKILL: Vintage Vinyl In-Store Time Changed

OVERKILL's previously announced in-store signing on Saturday, October 6 at Vintage Vinyl in Fords, New Jersey has been moved to 3:30 p.m. from the previously announced 2:00 p.m. (contrary to a previous announcement on the Vintage Vinyl web site, the appearance will NOT include an in-store performance, according to OVERKILL vocalist Bobby "Blitz" Ellsworth). For ...

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FATES WARNING: More European Tour Dates Announced

Progressive metal band FATES WARNING has scheduled the following European dates: Nov. 10 - Zoetermeer, Netherlands @ Boerderij * Nov. 11 - Frankfurt, Germany @ Batschkapp * Nov. 12 - Hamburg, Germany @ Markthalle * Nov. 14 - Ludwigsburg, Germany @ Rockfabrik * Nov. 15 - Cologne, Germany @ Live Music Hall * Nov. 16 ...

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OVERKILL: Video Blog Episode 2 Now Available

OVERKILL has unleashed the second installment in its video blog, featuring professionally filmed footage from this year's Wacken Open Air festival, which took place in early August in Wacken, Germany. Watch the clip (featuring a performance of the new song "Walk through Fire") below. A brand new OVERKILL track, Devils in the Mist, is available ...

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OVERKILL: New Song Available For Download

A brand new OVERKILL track, Devils in the Mist, is available for download at this location (free registration required). The song comes off the group's new album, "Immortalis", due on October 9 via Bodog Music. The CD marks OVERKILL's reunion with Jonny and Marsha Zazula, previous owners of Megaforce Records, the label responsible ...

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SOULFLY: New Interview With JOE NUNEZ Available

SOULFLY's official web site has been updated with the following message: "During the 11th annual D-Low Memorial Show on August 31 — SOULFLY's only U.S. show this year and the first live performance from CAVALERA CONSPIRACYSOULFLY Web was able to sit down and conduct interviews with all the members of both bands to ...

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OVERKILL To Support MOTÖRHEAD In Germany

OVERKILL will support MOTÖRHEAD on the following dates: Nov. 20 - NL [to be announced] Nov. 22 - GER Leipzig Haus Auensee Nov. 23 - GER Elmshorn Elbmarschenhalle Nov. 24 - GER Bremen Pier 2 Nov. 26 - GER Stuttgart Messe Congresscentrum B Nov. 27 - GER Köln Palladium Nov. 28 - GER München Zenith ...

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OVERKILL: 'Live: Wrecking Everything' Double-DVD To Be Re-Released

Five years after it faded into oblivion, the 2002 OVERKILL double-DVD "Live: Wrecking Everything, an Evening in Asbury Park" will be re-released on October 2 via Eagle Vision, according to MTV.com. The first disc features a 21-song concert shot in Asbury Park in March 2002 and the second DVD offers the 60-minute documentary "Batmen, the ...

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SOULFLY To Enter Studio Next Week

According to a posting on SOULFLY's official web site, Max Cavalera (guitar/vocals), Joe Nunez (drums), Marc Rizzo (guitar), and Bobby Burns (bass) are planning to enter the studio early next week to begin recording the band's sixth studio album. The CD will be recorded in Bobby and Tim Lau's studio in Florida — the Porch ...

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DIVINE FURY Joined by Former SEVEN WITCHES Members

New Jersey metal band DIVINE FURY has announced the addition of former SEVEN WITCHES members Bobby Lucas (ex-OVERLORDE) on vocals and Brian Vincent on drums. DIVINE FURY was started in 2003 founded by Chris Galebides (guitar) and Dan Chrzan (bass) who had a vision to bring back true metal to the Jersey scene, echoing sounds ...

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Former ADEMA Frontman Working On Solo Debut

Former ADEMA frontman Marky Chavez is currently working on a solo album, tentatively due early next year via Thru The Roof Records. According to a posting on his MySpace page, the lineup for the project consists of the following musicians: Marky Chavez - Vocals, Guitar, Bass Joe Davis - Guitar, Drums Adam Stahl - Guitar ...

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