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Hellelujah - DROWNING POOL

DROWNING POOL, as a band, has worked hard to maintain its identity following the 2002 death of original singer Dave Williams. Following stints by Jason Jones and Ryan McCombs, DROWNING POOL appears to have mainlined their mojo with Jasen Moreno who joined the band in 2012, holding it down on the mike. The band's decision ...

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DREAM THEATER: 'The Astonishing' Game Coming In April

Turbo Tape Games and DREAM THEATER have announced the production of "The Astonishing" game, based on the band's concept album by the same name. The game will be released on PC, Mac, iOS and Android in April. "The Astonishing" game is based on the album's story, setting, and characters, giving players an opportunity to further ...

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CIRCUS MAXIMUS: New Song 'Pages' Available For Streaming

The song "Pages" from Norwegian progressive metallers CIRCUS MAXIMUS can be streamed below. The track taken from the band's new album, "Havoc", which will be released on March 18 via Frontiers Music Srl. "Havoc" is CIRCUS MAXIMUS's highly anticipated fourth studio album and one that will certainly make a huge impact on the progressive metal ...

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DREAM THEATER: 'The Astonishing' First-Week Chart Positions Revealed

"The Astonishing", the new album from progressive metallers DREAM THEATER, has registered the following first-week chart positions: Norway: #2 Hungary: #2 Italy: #3 Sweden: #3 Portugal –#3 Netherlands: #4 Germany: #5 Austria: #6 Canada: #7 Australia: #10 Japan: #10 Belgium: #11 U.K.: #11 U.S.: #11 France: #13 New Zealand: #17 Said the band in a ...

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DREAM THEATER Members Discuss Making Of 'The Astonishing' In Five-Part Video Interview

The U.K. branch of Roadrunner Records has uploaded a five-part interview with DREAM THEATER members John Petrucci (guitar), Jordan Rudess (keyboards) and James LaBrie (vocals) about the making of the band's new concept album, "The Astonishing". You can watch it below. "The Astonishing" was released on January 29 via Roadrunner. The CD was made available ...

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DREAM THEATER Releases Video For 'The Gift Of Music'

"The Gift Of Music", the new video from progressive metallers DREAM THEATER, can be seen below. The track is taken from the band's thirteenth album, "The Astonishing", which was released on January 29 via Roadrunner. The CD was made available in a wide range of distinctive versions, including standard 2-CD set, 4-LP vinyl box set ...

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CIRCUS MAXIMUS: Lyric Video For 'Havoc' Title Track

The official lyric video for the song "Havoc" from Norwegian progressive metallers CIRCUS MAXIMUS can be seen below. The track is the title cut of the band's new album, which will be released on March 18 via Frontiers Music Srl. "Havoc" is CIRCUS MAXIMUS's highly anticipated fourth studio album and one that will certainly make ...

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CIRCUS MAXIMUS: New Song 'The Weight' Available For Streaming

"The Weight", a brand new song from Norwegian progressive metallers CIRCUS MAXIMUS, can be streamed below. The track is taken from the band's new album, "Havoc", which will be released on March 18 via Frontiers Music Srl. "Havoc" is CIRCUS MAXIMUS's highly anticipated fourth studio album and one that will certainly make a huge impact ...

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DROWNING POOL: New Song 'Snake Charmer' Unleashed

"Snake Charmer", a brand new song from Texas heavy rockers DROWNING POOL, can be streamed below. The track is taken from the band's new album, "Hellelujuah", which will be released on February 5 via eOne Music. The follow-up to 2013's "Resilience" was recorded with renowned producer Jason Suecof (AUGUST BURNS RED, DEICIDE, DEATH ANGEL). DROWNING ...

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CIRCUS MAXIMUS To Release 'Havoc' Album In March

Frontiers Music Srl will release "Havoc", the new album from Norwegian progressive metalers CIRCUS MAXIMUS, on March 18, 2016. "Havoc" is CIRCUS MAXIMUS's highly anticipated fourth studio album and one that will certainly make a huge impact on the progressive metal scene. The band's musical formula is not easy to pull off. Take jaw-dropping musicianship, ...

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JOE SATRIANI's Third Annual 'G4 Experience' Detailed

Joe Satriani will host the third annual G4 Experience in 2016. Next year's event will be held August 8-12, 2016 at the beautiful Glen Cove Mansion in Glen Cove, New York. Next year is all about going "Back Where It All Began". Joe not only grew up on Long Island, but got his start there ...

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