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DANKO JONES To Release 'Fire Music' In February

Toronto, Ontario, Canada-based rockers DANKO JONES will release their new album, "Fire Music", on February 10, 2015 as a digipack CD and vinyl LP. The effort was helmed by Juno Award-winning producer Eric Ratz (BILLY TALENT, MONSTER TRUCK, CANCER BATS). A snippet of the new DANKO JONES track "Gonna Be A Fight Tonight" can be ...

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GWAR Returns To Live Stage At GWAR-B-Q; Video Footage Of Entire Set

The longest-tenured Beefcake The Mighty, Mike Bishop, served as GWAR's primary mouthpiece as Blothar when the band returned to the live stage yesterday (Saturday, August 16) at this year's edition of GWAR's annual GWAR-B-Q festival at Hadad's Lake in Richmond, Virginia. Also appearing on the bill were BODY COUNT (featuring rapper and actor Ice-T), HATEBREED, ...

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GWAR's ODERUS URUNGUS Set Ablaze In Viking Funeral Pyre As Part Of Special Memorial Event (Video)

The life of Dave Brockie, lead singer and mastermind of Richmond, Virginia-based art/shock-rock metal band GWAR, was celebrated with a special memorial event last night (Friday, August 15) at Hadad's Lake in the group's hometown. Fans, friends — including former DEAD KENNEDYS frontman Jello Biafra and LAMB OF GOD's Randy Blythe — and family members ...

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BUCKCHERRY: New Song 'The Motherf**ker' Available For Streaming

California rockers BUCKCHERRY will issue a new EP, simply titled "Fuck", on August 19 via the band's newly established F Bomb imprint. The record is scheduled for release just days after the band joins GODSMACK, SEETHER and SKILLET on the Rockstar Energy Drink Uproar Festival tour. Never a band to play by the rules, BUCKCHERRY ...

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BUCKCHERRY: New Single 'Say F**k It' Available For Streaming

California rockers BUCKCHERRY will issue a new EP, simply titled "Fuck", on August 19 via the band's newly established F Bomb imprint. The record is scheduled for release just days after the band joins GODSMACK, SEETHER and SKILLET on the Rockstar Energy Drink Uproar Festival tour. Never a band to play by the rules, BUCKCHERRY ...

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'NYHC: New York Hardcore 1980-1990' Book Due In November

"NYHC: New York Hardcore 1980-1990", Tony Rettman's ambitious oral history, captures ten years of struggle, including the scene's regional rivalries with D.C. and Boston, the birth of moshing, the clash and coming to terms of hardcore and heavy metal, the straightedge movement, and the unlikely influence of Krishna consciousness. Due in November from Bazillion Points ...

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BUCKCHERRY: 'F**k' EP Details Revealed

California rockers BUCKCHERRY have announced plans to release a new EP, simply titled "Fuck", on August 19. The record is scheduled for release just days after the band joins GODSMACK, SEETHER and SKILLET on the Rockstar Energy Drink Uproar Festival tour. Pre-orders for the EP are available now at Buckcherry.com and the CD's first single, ...

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THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN's BEN WEINMAN Launches PARTY SMASHER INC.

THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN guitarist Ben Weinman has launched Party Smasher Inc., a collective of creative professionals and artistic provocateurs. PartySmasherInc.com is a one-stop portal for musicians, photographers, illustrators, fashion designers and industry mavericks of all stripes. The shared principle that unites this otherwise diverse collection of contributors and curators is simple: self-determination. ...

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DOYLE On His 'Favorite Lady,' ARCH ENEMY Singer ALISSA WHITE-GLUZ: 'Nobody Can Out-Beast Her'

Former MISFITS guitarist Doyle Wolfgang Von Frankenstein talks about some of his "Favorite [email protected]#t" in the June/July 2014 issue of Revolver magazine, including his "favorite lady," his much younger girlfriend Alissa White-Gluz, vocalist of Swedish / American / Canadian metallers ARCH ENEMY. "I was doing the DANZIG tour last year and she was on the ...

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DANZIG: Fan-Filmed Footage Of Helsinki Performance

Fan-filmed video footage of DANZIG's May 28 performance at the Sonisphere festival at Hietaniemi in Helsinki, Finland can be seen below. All work on Glenn Danzig's "Danzig Legacy" TV special — which was filmed in May 2012 in Glendale, California with director Mark Brooks (Adult Swim's "Metalocalypse") — is now complete. Brooks and Danzig have ...

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'Super Duper Alice Cooper' Extended Trailer Available

Eagle Rock Entertainment will release release the critically acclaimed Banger Films documentary "Super Duper Alice Cooper" on June 3 as DVD, Blu-ray and Deluxe Limited Edition Boxed set. An extended trailer for "Super Duper Alice Cooper" is available below. Premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival this past April, "Super Duper Alice Cooper" is the first ...

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DOYLE WOLFGANG VON FRANKENSTEIN To Star In 'Killogy' Comic Book; Animated Series In Development

Ex-MISFITS horror-punk legend Doyle Wolfgang Von Frankenstein will star in a special Halloween edition of "Killogy", a comic book created, written and illustrated by LIFE OF AGONY's Alan Robert and published by IDW Publishing ("Godzilla", "Transformers", "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles"). The critically acclaimed "Killogy" graphic novel was originally released in 2013 with characters based on ...

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GLENN DANZIG Sues MISFITS' JERRY ONLY Over HOT TOPIC Deal

According to Re-Tox.com, original MISFITS singer Glenn Danzig has filed a lawsuit against MISFITS bassist Jerry Only — real name Gerrard Caiafa — claiming Jerry registered trademarks for everything MISFITS-related in 2000 behind Danzig's back, misappropriating exclusive ownership over the marks for himself, including the band's iconic "Fiend Skull" logo. By doing so, ...

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OPETH's MIKAEL ÅKERFELDT Says There Are 'Stronger Vocal Melodies And More Melodies Overall' On New Album

Noisey recently conducted an interview with guitarist/vocalist Mikael Åkerfeldt of Swedish progressive metallers OPETH. A couple of excerpts from the chat follow below. Noisey: From those first days with ERUPTION to the upcoming OPETH release, how have you seen yourself evolve both personally and artistically since the first chord or lyric you wrote? ...

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