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BLOODSHOTEYE To Enter Studio In September

Canadian female-fronted "deathmetalcore" band BLOODSHOTEYE will be entering a Montreal studio in September with producer Jean-François Dagenais (KATAKLYSM, MALEVOLENT CREATION, MISERY INDEX) to begin recording their sophomore album, tentatively due in early 2006. Mastering duties will be handled by Alan Douches (SHADOWS FALL, UNEARTH, THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN). "We've been working hard on the new ...

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'Rockin' The Corps' Concert Featuring KISS, GODSMACK, TED NUGENT To Be Released On CD/DVD

Image Entertainment, Inc., a leading independent licensee, producer and distributor of home entertainment programming in North America, today announced it has secured distribution rights to "Rockin' The Corps", one of the largest star-studded concerts ever held to support U.S. troops. "Rockin' The Corps" was held on April 1 at Camp Pendleton, a U.S. military base ...

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METALLICA's JAMES HETFIELD At Yankee Stadium: Photos Available

METALLICA frontman James Hetfield was at Friday night's (June 24) game between the Yankees and Mets as a guest of his friend, Randy Johnson, according to MLB.com. But Hetfield was interested in meeting another Yankees pitcher: closer Mariano Rivera. Rivera, of course, comes in to METALLICA's "Enter Sandman" when he enters a game at Yankee ...

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THE ACCUSED: More U.S. Tour Dates Announced

Legendary splatter rockers THE ACCUSED have issued their first album in over ten years, entitled "Oh, Martha!" The new CD was recorded by Jack Endino at Scotty Crane's Soundhouse Studios in Seattle and was mastered by Scott Hull (PIG DESTROYER). "Oh, Martha!" features 16 new tracks by THE ACCUSED, plus the 20th anniversary re-recordings of ...

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HATE ETERNAL: 'I, Monarch' Video To Premiere On FUSE TV

HATE ETERNAL's video for the title track of their upcoming third album, "I, Monarch", will premiere on Fuse TV's new daily metal show, "Metal Asylum", on Monday, June 27. Directed by Shane Drake (FALLOUT BOY, SNAPCASE, THE AGONY SCENE), the "I, Monarch" video is said to be "an amazing clip that matches the intensity of ...

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HATE ETERNAL: 'I, Monarch' Video Posted Online

HATE ETERNAL's video for the title track of their upcoming third album, "I, Monarch", has been posted online at Earache.com. Directed by Shane Drake (FALLOUT BOY, SNAPCASE, THE AGONY SCENE), the "I, Monarch" video is said to be "an amazing clip that matches the intensity of HATE ETERNAL's extreme metal note for note." ...

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ANIMAL: New 'Teaser Medley' Posted Online

ANIMAL, the new group featuring original W.A.S.P. guitarist Randy Piper, have posted a "teaser medley" of the material that will be included on the group's sophomore album, tentatively due later in the year. Download the 4.3 MB MP3 file at this location. The follow-up to 2002's "900 Lb. Steam" (Perris) will include such ...

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PATHS OF POSSESSION: Live Dates Announced

PATHS OF POSSESSION, the band fronted by CANNIBAL CORPSE vocalist George "Corpsegrinder" Fisher, have lined up the following dates during July: Jul. 15 - Brass Mug - Tampa, FL Jul. 16 - Island Oasis - Orlando, FL PATHS OF POSSESSION's debut album, "Promises in Blood", was recorded at Mana Recording Studios in Tampa, Florida with ...

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RIOT Confirm Japanese Dates

Veteran American hard rock outfit RIOT have been confirmed to perform three shows in Tokyo, Japan on September 1-3 at the Live Inn Rosa, presented by Booster Dragon. "The band can't wait to see you all, it's been a long time coming, so get ready to hear all the classic and maybe a bonus track ...

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HEATHEN Announce New Guitarist

Reunited San Francisco Bay Area metallers HEATHEN have recruited guitar virtuoso Terry Lauderdale to tour with the group this summer. "After auditions, Terry Lauderdale stepped up to the plate and hit a home run," the band write on their web site. "HEATHEN is very excited about having Terry on board. You may remember Terry, when ...

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LAMB OF GOD: 'Killadelphia' Teaser Posted Online

An online preview/trailer of LAMB OF GOD's upcoming DVD release "Killadelphia" is available at this location (Quicktime). Due on June 21 via Epic Records, "Killadelphia" consists primarily of footage filmed during the band's two performances at Philadelphia's Trocadero on October 16-17, 2004. Directing the shoot was Doug Spangenberg of High Roller Studios. Extras ...

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HATE ETERNAL Complete Work On 'I, Monarch' Video

HATE ETERNAL have finished filming the video for the title track of the band's upcoming third album, "I, Monarch". Directed by Shane Drake (FALLOUT BOY, SNAPCASE, THE AGONY SCENE), the "I, Monarch" video is said to be "an amazing clip that matches the intensity of HATE ETERNAL's extreme metal note for note." Shot in California ...

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New VITALIJ KUPRIJ CD To Feature JOE LYNN TURNER, DOOGIE WHITE

According to a posting on bassist Randy Coven's (ARK, ex-YNGWIE MALMSTEEN) web site, Randy will spend the next three weeks recording Russian virtuoso pianist Vitalij Kuprij's new CD with Vitalij, Randy's old YNGWIE bandmate John Macaluso, Joe Lynn Turner (DEEP PURPLE, RAINBOW, YNGWIE MALMSTEEN), Doogie White (RAINBOW, YNGWIE MALMSTEEN) and guitarist Micheal Harris. The resulting ...

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PATHS OF POSSESSION: More New Songtitles Revealed

PATHS OF POSSESSION, the band fronted by CANNIBAL CORPSE vocalist George "Corpsegrinder" Fisher, have revealed several new songtitles that are set to appear on the group's debut album, "Promises in Blood", due before the end of the year via Metal Blade Records. The group are currently mixing the CD at Mana Recording Studios in Tampa, ...

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PATHS OF POSSESSION Sign With METAL BLADE RECORDS

PATHS OF POSSESSION, the band fronted by CANNIBAL CORPSE vocalist George "Corpsegrinder" Fisher, have inked a deal with Metal Blade Records. The group have entered Mana Recording Studios in Tampa, Florida to record their debut album, "Promises in Blood", for a late 2005 release. Songs set to appear on the CD include "Darklands" and "The ...

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I, Monarch - HATE ETERNAL

One of death metal's elite groups, HATE ETERNAL has returned with its third release, "I, Monarch". You'll read all the hype about this one topping both "Conquering the Throne" and "King of All Kings", and it's true. Retaining every ounce of the sound that frayed nerve endings the world over and still managing to "progress" ...

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HATE ETERNAL Add Second Guitarist

HATE ETERNAL have announced the addition of second guitarist Eric Hersemann to the group's ranks. Hersemann's induction into the band sees the former power-trio upgrading to quartet. This addition to the current lineup (frontman Erik Rutan, bassist Randy Piro, drummer Derek Roddy) will undoubtedly propel the already savage HATE ETERNAL live performance to new heights ...

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JON OLIVA To Produce BIRD OF PREY Debut

Jon Oliva, the mastermind behind SAVATAGE, DOCTOR BUTCHER, TRANS-SIBERIAN ORCHESTRA and JON OLIVA'S PAIN will be handling all production duties for the forthcoming debut album from BIRD OF PREY. BIRD OF PREY is led by vocalist Kyle Michaels. His impressive abilities have allowed him to collaborate with heavy hitters like Geezer Butler (BLACK SABBATH), Randy ...

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