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OCTOBER FILE To Release 'The Application Of Loneliness, Ignorance, Misery, Love And Despair' In May

As its tenth anniversary looms over the horizon, British post-punk band OCTOBER FILE is currently recording its fourth album at the acclaimed Orgone Studios with producer Jamie Gomez, known for his work with CATHEDRAL, ULVER, ALTAR OF PLAGUES and ELECTRIC WIZARD. Entitled "The Application Of Loneliness, Ignorance, Misery, Love And Despair - An Introspective Of ...

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MINISTRY's AL JOURGENSEN To Enter Alcohol Rehabilitation Facility

MINISTRY mainman Al Jourgensen has revealed that he will check into a rehabilitation facility on February 3 to receive treatment for alcohol dependency. Writes Jourgensen on his Facebook page: "My sobriety will not, and I repeat, not knock off my sarcasm. If anything, it will intensify." He adds: "I appreciate the support from my brother ...

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ATTIKA 7 Interviewed On 'Hangar 19' Podcast (Audio)

Cutter of Envision Radio Networks' "Hangar 19" podcast recently conducted an interview with ATTIKA 7. You can now listen to the chat using the audio player below. ATTIKA 7's current lineup is as follows: Vocals - Evan Seinfeld Guitar - Rusty Coones Guitar - Ira Black Drums - Tommy Holt Bass - Zach Broderick Says ...

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MINISTRY's AL JOURGENSEN Interviewed On 'Hangar 19' (Audio)

Cutter of Envision Radio Networks' "Hangar 19" podcast recently conducted an interview with MINISTRY mainman Al Jourgensen. You can now listen to the chat using the audio player below. Al Jourgensen's book, "Ministry: The Lost Gospels According to Al Jourgensen" — penned by Jourgensen with Jon Wiederhorn on Da Capo Press — is the high-octane, ...

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COREY TAYLOR Talks Split With JOEY JORDISON, SLIPKNOT's Future

Harry of the Minneapolis radio station 93X spoke to SLIPKNOT and STONE SOUR singer Corey Taylor earlier today (Friday, December 13). You can now listen to the chat using the SoundCloud widget below. A few excerpts from the chat follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On SLIPKNOT's split with drummer Joey Jordison, one of the band's founding ...

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MAX CAVALERA Recording Music For ESPN's World Cup Coverage

Max Cavalera (SOULFLY, SEPULTURA, CAVALERA CONSPIRACY, KILLER BE KILLED) entered the studio yesterday (Wednesday, December 4) with producer John Gray (SOULFLY's "Primitive" and "Dark Ages" albums; MINISTRY) to write and record the music for ESPN's World Cup 2014 coverage. Having been raised in Brazil, and with the love of soccer flowing through his veins, this ...

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BEHEMOTH's NERGAL Says Industrial Material On Latest MORBID ANGEL Album 'Lacked Quality'

On October 22, AndrewHaug.com, Australia's first-ever dedicated 24/7 rock and metal online radio station launched by Andrew Haug, the former host of Triple J Australia's "The Racket" radio show (originally "Full Metal Racket"; 2001-2011), conducted an interview with guitarist/vocalist Adam "Nergal" Darski of Polish extreme metallers BEHEMOTH. You can now listen to the ...

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Enjoy the Quiet: Live at Wacken 2012 - MINISTRY

Serving as a monument in conjunction with MINISTRY's reported final studio album "From Beer to Eternity", Al Jourgensen issues what is likewise reported to be a final live DVD and CD package, "Enjoy the Quiet: Live at Wacken 2012". "From Beer to Eternity" is dedicated to the memory of longtime MINISTRY guitarist Mike Scaccia, who ...

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Nations to Flames - A STORM OF LIGHT

Former RED SPAROWES/BATTLE OF MICE guitarist and NEUROSIS visual artist Josh Graham clearly has a vision, broad in perspective as it may be. In the past few years, he's married his stark film visuals to his own interpretation of post metal and crunk, which has often created bleak and daunting compositions in A STORM OF ...

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CHTHONIC Honored At Taiwan's GOLDEN MUSIC AWARDS

With the most number of nominations, Taiwanese metallers CHTHONIC were honored in the "Best Rock Album" and "Best Band" categories while the band's guitarist, Jesse Liu, won the "Best Musician" award at Taiwan's Golden Music Awards ceremony hosted by Taiwan's Ministry Of Culture and broadcast live by Azio TV this past Saturday, October 26 in ...

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'Metal All-Stars' Producers Say Tour Lineup Announcement Was 'Inaccurate And Unconfirmed'

Gabe Reed Productions and Kendra Helms Media, the producers of the previously announced Metal All-Stars tour, have released the following statement to BLABBERMOUTH.NET: "Inaccurate and unconfirmed reports were published yesterday on various Internet outlets regarding the upcoming Metal All-Stars European tour and its talent lineup, in particular SLAYER's Tom Araya. None of this ...

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New Names Rumored For 'Metal All-Stars' Tour

** October 24 UPDATE**: Gabe Reed Productions and Kendra Helms Media, the producers of the previously announced Metal All-Stars tour, have released the following statement to BLABBERMOUTH.NET: "Inaccurate and unconfirmed reports were published yesterday on various Internet outlets regarding the upcoming Metal All-Stars European tour and its talent lineup, in particular SLAYER's Tom ...

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AL JOURGENSEN Creates Comic-Book Series, Becomes Super Hero

You're a legendary, pioneering rock star, you've headlined sold-out gigs all over the world, indulged in every rock 'n' roll decadence imaginable, survived drug addiction and alcohol abuse, crossed paths with the likes of Madonna, Courtney Love, Robert Plant and Johnny Depp, and released a revealing and critically-acclaimed autobiography. You've done all this and lived ...

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FEAR FACTORY Singer To Perform At COLD WAVES II Festival

Burton C. Bell, best known as the vocalist of Los Angeles-based cyber metallers FEAR FACTORY, will join forces with a number of well-known musicians on September 27-28 at the Metro in Chicago, Illinois for the Cold Waves II festival. Also scheduled to appear are Tommy Victor and Tony Campos of PRONG, Paul Barker (MINISTRY) and ...

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MINISTRY Guitarist's SUPERMANIC: 'She Said' Video Released

"She Said", the first video from SUPERMANIC, the Los Angeles-based industrial rock band led by Grammy Award-nominated guitarist Sin Quirin (MINISTRY, REVCO, LORDS OF ACID) and singer and music producer Kallaghan (CHARLES MASSABO), can be seen below. The group is currently working on its first album for a tentative 2014 release. "She Said" was produced ...

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LAMB OF GOD Denied Permit To Perform In Malaysia

According to The Star Online, LAMB OF GOD's previously announced September 28 performance in Kuala Lumpur has been canceled after the band's concerts were deemed to be infringing on the religious sensitivities and cultural values of Malaysian society. The Department Of Islamic Development Of Malaysia (Jakim) last month raised objection to the show, ...

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