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BLITZKRIEG, SINNER, POWER QUEST Confirmed For U.K.'s BLOODSTOCK INDOOR FESTIVAL

NWOBHM (New Wave of British Heavy Metal) legends BLITZKRIEG, Germany's SINNER and Anglo-Italian melodic power metal band POWER QUEST have been confirmed for the Bloodstock Indoor Festival, set to take place Saturday, September 1, 2007 at the Derby Assembly Rooms, Market Square, Derby, England. For more information, visit www.bloodstock.uk.com. BLITZKRIEG supported German metal ...

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BLITZKRIEG Confirmed For Italy's PLAY IT LOUD FESTIVAL

NWOBHM (New Wave of British Heavy Metal) legends BLITZKRIEG have been confirmed for the Play It Loud Festival, set to take place February 17, 2007 in Milan, Italy. Headlining the event will be RAVEN. BLITZKRIEG supported German metal queen DORO on her U.K. dates in early November. BLITZKRIEG's most recent album, "Sins and Greed", was ...

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SWEDEN ROCK 2006 DVD Trailer Available

The organizers of the Sweden Rock festival have uploaded a trailer for their newly released DVD commemorating the 2006 edition of the annual event, which was held June 8-10 in Sölvesborg, Sweden. Check it out at this location. Released on October 27, the DVD/CD set contains the following track listing: DVD: EDGUY - ...

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BLITZKRIEG To Play First-Ever Dates In Italy

NWOBHM (New Wave of British Heavy Metal) legends BLITZKRIEG will play their first-ever sows in Italy next February. Exact cities and dates will be announced soon. As previously reported, BLITZKRIEG will support German metal queen DORO on her U.K. dates in November. The details are as follows: Nov. 07 - Bradford, UK @ Rio's Nov. ...

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SWEDEN ROCK 2006 DVD/CD Details Revealed

The organizers of the Sweden Rock festival have announced the details of the the DVD/CD commemorating the 2006 edition of the annual event, which was held June 8-10 in Sölvesborg, Sweden. Due on October 27, the set will contain the following track listing: DVD: EDGUY - Superheroes DORO - You Are My Family FROM BEHIND ...

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DEATHSTARS: French Headlining Dates Cancelled

Swedish industrial goth metal band DEATHSTARS has posted the following message on its official web site: "Unfortunately the French DEATHSTARS shows have just been cancelled by the French agency Garance Production. They decided to cancel all anounced shows because of DEATHSTARS supporting CRADLE OF FILTH on their upcoming European tour in Paris and Strasbourg. "Our ...

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VADER: More Live Video Clips Posted Online

According to a posting on VADER's official web site, the Polish leg of the band's Blitzkrieg 4 Tour turned out to be "a great success! Panzer division VADER supported by TRAUMA, AZARATH and VESANIA played 11 gigs for around 6000 people! We had a great turnout in such places like Warsaw (750 people), Wroclaw (680), ...

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AVENGER, BEYOND FALLEN Confirmed For Germany's HEADBANGERS OPEN AIR Festival

AVENGER, BEYOND FALLEN, KILLINGSWORTH and RAVEN BLACK NIGHT have been confirmed for next year's edition of the Headbangers Open Air festival, set to take place June 13-14, 2007 in Brande-Hörnerkirchen, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows (in alphabetical order): AVENGER BEYOND FALLEN HOLLLOW GROUND KAOS KILLINGSWORTH KNIGHT ERRANT RAVEN BLACK NIGHT SINNER ...

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NUCLEAR BLAST On YouTube; RSS Feeds Now Available

If you're using a RSS feed reader, you may now subscribe to the following services from Nuclear Blast Records: * Nuclear Blast News (get all the latest information about NB artists): http://www.nuclearblast.de/rssdemo/?id=1 (paste this link into your feed reader) * Nuclear Blast videos on YouTube (get information about new video clips as soon as they're ...

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KARION: S.A. SLAYER, RIOT, HELSTAR Members' Early Works To Surface

San Antonio, Texas underground metal cult faves KARION have announced the release of "Iron Shadows", a collection of re-mastered demos recorded at Sound Cube Studios in Converse, Texas with engineer Ron Thomas during the band's brief three-year tenure in the mid-'80s. Contemporaries of such Texas legends as WATCHTOWER, SLAYER, PANTERA, HELSTAR, and JUGGERNAUT, KARION was ...

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GOD DETHRONED: 'The Toxic Touch' Bonus Disc Details Revealed

Metal Blade Records has revealed the details of the material that will be featured on the bonus disc that will be included with the upcoming GOD DETHRONED album, "The Toxic Touch". The DVD will contain the band's entire Summer Breeze 2005 festival performance filmed with seven cameras. The track listing for the DVD is as ...

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BLITZKRIEG To Play One-Off Date In Belfast

NWOBHM (New Wave of British Heavy Metal) legends BLITZKRIEG have announced a one-off gig at Rosetta Bar in Belfast, Northern Ireland on Friday, September 15. Support at the show will come from Belfast band FIRELAND and GAMA BOMB. As previously reported, BLITZKRIEG will support German metal queen DORO on her U.K. dates in November. The ...

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VADER Film 'Helleluyah (God Is Dead)' Video: Photos Available

Polish death metallers VADER have posted the following message on their official web site: "Between 9th - 19th of August VADER, in cooperation with AW Film Studio, was recording a video clip for 'Helleluyah (God Is Dead)'. The video will promote band's new studio album, entitled 'Impressions In Blood', out on September 4 through Swedish ...

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BLITZKRIEG To Support DORO In The U.K.

NWOBHM (New Wave of British Heavy Metal) legends BLITZKRIEG will support German metal queen DORO on her U.K. dates in November. The details are as follows: Nov. 07 - Bradford, UK @ Rio's Nov. 08 - Dudley, UK @ JB's Nov. 09 - Nottingham, UK @ Rock City Nov. 10 - London, UK @ Camden ...

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VADER: Another New Song Posted Online

Candlelight Records has premiered "Shadow Fear" from VADER's forthcoming album, "Impressions in Blood", at the label's official MySpace page. The CD was recorded at Hertz Studio in Bialystok, Poland and will feature artwork by Greek artist Seth (ROTTING CHRIST, PARADISE LOST). Due in Europe on September 4 via Regain Records, "Impressions ...

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GOD DETHRONED: New Album Details Revealed

Dutch death metallers GOD DETHRONED will release their new album, "The Toxic Touch", on October 23 in Europe (except Germany, Austria and Switzerland, where it will arrive on October 20) via Metal Blade Records. The CD was recorded at Soundlodge Studios in Germany with producer Joerg Uken. Mastering was handled at Wisseloord Studios in Holland. ...

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VADER: New Album Artwork, Audio Sample Available

Veteran Polish death metallers VADER have revealed the track listing for their new album, "Impressions in Blood", due in Europe on September 4 via Regain Records. The CD was recorded at Hertz Studio in Bialystok, Poland and will feature artwork by Greek artist Seth (ROTTING CHRIST, PARADISE LOST). "Impressions in Blood" track listing: ...

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BLITZKRIEG Confirmed For Holland's DOKK 'EM Festival

NWOBHM (New Wave of British Heavy Metal) legends BLITZKRIEG have been confirmed for the Dokk 'Em open air festival, set to take place August 12 at Raard (by Dokkum) in Holland. Also scheduled to appear are headliners PRIMAL FEAR alongside TRAIL OF TEARS, WIZARD, AUTUMN, THANATOS, VISIONS OF ATLANTIS, XYSTUS and GREYLINE. More information is ...

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BROKEN TEETH Announce U.S. Tour

Austin balls-to-the-wall rockers BROKEN TEETH — featuring Jason McMaster of WATCHTOWER/DANGEROUS TOYS fame — are gearing up for a-30 day U.S. tour in support of their new live CD, "Blood on the Radio". "Blood on the Radio" features songs from the band's first two studio albums. During the upcoming tour, the group will be visiting ...

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KAMELOT Confirmed For SWEDEN ROCK FESTIVAL

American/Norwegian melodic metallers KAMELOT have been confirmed for this year's installment of the Sweden Rock Festival, set to take place June 8-10 in Sölvesborg, Sweden. The festival billing is shaping up as follows (in alphabetical order): ALICE COOPER ANVIL ARCH ENEMY BALDROOM BLITZ BLITZKRIEG BONFIRE BULLET CACTUS CATHEDRAL CELTIC FROST CLOUDSCAPE CRUCIFIED BARBARA DEEP PURPLE ...

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As the Ghosts Collect, The Corpses Rest - PLAGUE BRINGER

Speedier than GODFLESH, yet not as frantic as PIG DESTROYER, Chicago's two-man programmed blitzkrieg machine, PLAGUE BRINGER, dishes out wave after wave of bulldozer riffs and jackhammer rhythms. Probably better described as mechanized death metal than frenetic grindcore, the riffs are fat, the blasting sadistic, and the screeching of Josh Rosenthal (accented with the death ...

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The Songs That Drove METALLICA: 'Full Metal Garage' CD Due In June

Sanctuary Records are re-packaging the "Metallic-era" albums into one double set billed "Full Metal Garage - The Songs That Drove Metallica" for release on June 26. Originally conceived by Rockdetector.com's Garry Sharpe-Young, all of these original tracks are available together, at last, on one double CD, "Full Metal Garage – The Songs That Drove Metallica". ...

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ENTOMBED, GRAVE, GEHENNAH Confirmed For SWEDEN ROCK Festival

ENTOMBED, GRAVE and GEHENNAH are among the newly confirmed bands for this year's installment of the Sweden Rock Festival, set to take place June 8-10 in Sölvesborg, Sweden. The festival billing is shaping up as follows (in alphabetical order): ALICE COOPER ANVIL ARCH ENEMY ASIA BALDROOM BLITZ BLITZKRIEG BONFIRE BULLET CACTUS CATHEDRAL CELTIC FROST CLOUDSCAPE ...

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