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SPIRITUAL BEGGARS Working On New Material

SPIRITUAL BEGGARS — the Swedish band featuring ARCH ENEMY guitarist Michael Amott and bassist Sharlee D'Angelo, along with vocalist Apollo Papathanasio (FIREWIND) — is busy in the studio all this week, writing "new riffs" and coming up with "new songs," according to Amott. SPIRITUAL BEGGARS last year released a live CD entitled "Return To Live: ...

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BLACKGATES: First Video Blog From The Studio Posted Online

The first in a series of studio video blogs from BLACKGATES — the new East San Francisco Bay Area/New York metal outfit featuring former ANTHRAX singer Dan Nelson, drummer Paul Bostaph (ex-TESTAMENT, EXODUS, SLAYER, FORBIDDEN), guitarist Jeremy Epp (THE VENTING MACHINE) and bassist Uriah Duffy (ex-WHITESNAKE) — can be seen below. BLACKGATES recently entered the ...

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MAD MAX: New Album Details Revealed

25 years after the release of the legendary "Night Of Passion" album, German hard rock band MAD MAX returns with the original lineup — Michael Voss (lead vocals, lead guitars), Jürgen Breforth (rhythm guitars), Roland Bergmann (bass, vocals) and Axel Kruse (drums) — and a new studio album, "Another Night Of Passion", due on March ...

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Live in Armenia - URIAH HEEP

Ya just can't stop the HEEP! Forty years running and URIAH HEEP is anything but a nostalgia act rehashing the oldies on the casino circuit. As we've seen right on up through "Wake the Sleeper" and this year's "Into the Wild" tour de force, the band is writing some of the best music of its ...

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SNAKECHARMER Performs Live For First Time

New classic rock outfit SNAKECHARMER was finally introduced to the industry on December 5 with an intimate launch party, where selected members of the press listened to an exquisite four tracks appetizer, equally split between unforgettable WHITESNAKE classics and SNAKECHARMER's own unreleased work. A special guest appearance with URIAH HEEP at London's Shepherds Bush Empire ...

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URIAH HEEP: New Video Interview With MICK BOX

Barry Anderson of Metal Storm conducted an interview with guitarist Mick Box of progressive rockers URIAH HEEP on December 2, 2011 in Holmfirth, England. You can now watch the chat below. Concert Live, which enables fans all over the world to relive the experience with instant recordings of live gigs available within ...

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Drummer PAUL BOSTAPH Quits TESTAMENT

TESTAMENT frontman Chuck Billy has confirmed to U.K.'s Terrorizer magazine that drummer Paul Bostaph has left the band. Due to a "serious injury," Bostaph was absent from the recording sessions for TESTAMENT's new album, "The Dark Roots Of Earth", which is scheduled for release on April 27, 2012 via Nuclear Blast Records. He ...

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SNAKECHARMER Music Premieres On 'Rich Davenport's Rock Show' (Audio)

Former WHITESNAKE and current SNAKECHARMER guitarist Micky Moody was interviewed on the November 24, 2011 edition of "Rich Davenport's Rock Show". The program which features two exclusive preview tracks from SNAKECHARMER's forthcoming debut album can be streamed using the Mixcloud player below. (Note: The interview begins around the 12:06 mark.) With two brand new songs ...

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URIAH HEEP Once Again Teaming Up With 'Concert Live'

Concert Live, which enables fans all over the world to relive the experience with instant recordings of live gigs available within minutes of the last note being played, will team up with progressive rockers URIAH HEEP to produce exclusive live CDs from the band's European tour. To pre-order your exclusive CD of URIAH HEEP's recent ...

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IRON SAVIOR: Another New Song Available For Streaming

"March Of Doom", a brand new song from German metallers IRON SAVIOR who feature in their ranks guitarist/vocalist/producer Piet Sielck (URIAH HEEP, BLIND GUARDIAN, SAXON) can be streamed using the SoundCloud player below. The song comes off the band's new album, "The Landing", which will be released on November 18 via AFM Records. The track ...

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MAD MAX Signs With SPV/STEAMHAMMER

25 years after the release of the legendary "Night Of Passion" album, German hard rock band MAD MAX returns with the original lineup Michael Voss (lead vocals, lead guitars), Jrgen Breforth (rhythm guitars), Roland Bergmann (bass, vocals) and Axel Kruse (drums) and a new studio album, "Another Night Of Passion", due at the end of ...

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BLACKGATES To Enter Studio In November

BLACKGATES the new East San Francisco Bay Area/New York metal outfit featuring former ANTHRAX singer Dan Nelson, drummer Paul Bostaph (TESTAMENT, ex-EXODUS, SLAYER, FORBIDDEN), guitarist Jeremy Epp (THE VENTING MACHINE) and bassist Uriah Duffy (WHITESNAKE) has tapped Dvs Artist Management to oversee the group's business affairs. Dvs Artist Management was created by former A&R rep ...

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IRON SAVIOR: 'The Savior' Video Released

"The Savior", the new video from German metallers IRON SAVIOR who feature in their ranks guitarist/vocalist/producer Piet Sielck (URIAH HEEP, BLIND GUARDIAN, SAXON) can be seen below. The song comes off the band's new album, "The Landing", which will be released on November 18 via AFM Records. The track listing for the CD is as ...

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IRON SAVIOR: New Album Title, Artwork, Release Date Revealed

German metallers IRON SAVIOR, who feature in their ranks guitarist/vocalist/producer Piet Sielck (URIAH HEEP, BLIND GUARDIAN, SAXON), will release their new album, "The Landing", on November 18 via AFM Records. The track listing for the CD is as follows: 01. Descending 02. The Savior 03. Starlight 04. March Of Doom 05. Heavy Metal Never Dies ...

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IRON SAVIOR Signs With AFM RECORDS

German metallers IRON SAVIOR, who feature in their ranks guitarist/vocalist/producer Piet Sielck (URIAH HEEP, BLIND GUARDIAN, SAXON), have inked a deal with AFM Records. The band is putting the finishing touches on its new album, tentatively due in early 2012. IRON SAVIOR's latest album, entitled "Megatropolis", was released in June 2007 via Dockyard 1. The ...

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URIAH HEEP To Release 'Live In Armenia' In September

Frontiers Records will release URIAH HEEP's "Live In Armenia" 2CD+DVD package on September 23 in Europe and September 27 in North America. In October 2009, URIAH HEEP released its 40th-anniversary "Celebration" album, containing new studio recordings of 12 of its most successful, classic tracks, plus two brand new songs. This recording heralded an exciting new ...

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Into the Wild - URIAH HEEP

Like a fine wine, URIAH HEEP is one of those 30-year veteran acts like NAZARETH and UFO (and are often British) that seem to get better with age, regardless of opinions about the "good old days" that are distorted by nostalgia for the "classics." The fact is that albums like 2008 comeback "Wake the Sleeper" ...

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MTLEY CRE To Perform At SUNSET STRIP MUSIC FESTIVAL

Organizers for the fourth annual Sunset Strip Music Festival (SSMF) have announced that 2011 Elmer Valentine Award honoree MTLEY CRE will return to their roots and close the outdoor street festival on Saturday, August 20. As previously announced, MTLEY CRE will also launch the three-day fest at an August 18 tribute event celebrating their 30-year ...

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BLACKGATES: Another Demo Track Posted Online

"Vacant", the third demo track from BLACKGATES the new band featuring former ANTHRAX singer Dan Nelson, drummer Paul Bostaph (TESTAMENT, ex-EXODUS, SLAYER, FORBIDDEN), guitarist Jeremy Epp (THE VENTING MACHINE) and bassist Uriah Duffy (WHITESNAKE) can be streamed using the ReverbNation TuneWidget below (click on "Songs" tab). Also available at the same location are the previously ...

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Former ANTHRAX, SLAYER, WHITESNAKE Members Join Forces In BLACKGATES; New Demo Track Available

"Break", the second demo track from BLACKGATES the new band featuring former ANTHRAX singer Dan Nelson, drummer Paul Bostaph (TESTAMENT, ex-EXODUS, SLAYER, FORBIDDEN), guitarist Jeremy Epp (THE VENTING MACHINE) and bassist Uriah Duffy (WHITESNAKE) can be streamed using the ReverbNation TuneWidget below (click on "Songs" tab). Also available at the same location is the previously ...

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URIAH HEEP: New Album Lands On German Chart

"Into The Wild", the 23rd studio album from legendary British hard rockers URIAH HEEP, entered the German Media Control chart at position No. 32. This marks the group's best chart entry in Germany since URIAH HEEP's '70s heyday. "Into The Wild" was released on April 15 in Europe and will be made available on May ...

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