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MAX CAVALERA: New Video Interview Available

Rockster.tv conducted a interview with SOULFLY/ex-SEPULTURA frontman Max Cavalera before SOULFLY's gig at Germany's Area 4 festival on August 24. Video footage of the chat, which includes discussion of this year's European trek, spirituality, the D-Low Memorial Show and THE CAVALERA CONSPIRACY, can be viewed at www.rockster.tv. THE CAVALERA CONPIRACY, the reunion of ...

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KATAKLYSM Guitarist/Producer Offers New Album Update

Canadian death metallers KATAKLYSM recently entered the studio with producer/guitarist Jean-Francois Dagenais to begin recording their new album, "Prevail". The recording process will last five weeks, with vocalist Maurizio Iacono scheduled to record his vocals in September. Commented Dagenais: "I'm happy to say that we are just about done tracking drums for 'Prevail'. I'm so ...

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SACRED REICH Pulls Out Of 11th Annual D-LOW MEMORIAL Concert

Reunited Arizona thrashers SACRED REICH have cancelled their appearance at the 11th annual D-Low Memorial concert, set to take place August 31 at the Marquee Theatre in Tempe, Arizona. "Wiley [Arnett, guitar] wrecked his dirt bike while out riding and broke a few ribs," explained bassist/vocalist Phil Rind. "He's doing well but is unable to ...

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MEGADETH Mainman Issues GIGANTOUR Update

MEGADETH mainman Dave Mustaine has issued the following update via the Gigantour.com web site: "Today is Monday and there is one week left before we leave for Alaska. We will come home after that for 16 days and then it is off to the Pac Rim, and eventually to Australia, to start this awesome line-up ...

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GIRLSCHOOL Performs At KELLY JOHNSON Tribute Concert

U.K.-based music journalist Dave Ling has issued the following report on the tribute to late GIRLSCHOOL guitarist Kelly Johnson which was held on August 20 at the Rock N Roll Kabaret at the Soho Revue Bar in London, England: "[Monday] night I visited London's Soho Revue Bar for a tribute event to honour ex-GIRLSCHOOL guitarist ...

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MAX CAVALERA Contemplating Surprising Former SEPULTURA Bandmates With Phone Call

SOULFLY/ex-SEPULTURA frontman Max Cavalera spoke to Björn Gieseler of the German radio station Radio T on Sunday, August 19 about his current project with his younger brother (and former SEPULTURA bandmate) Igor (tentatively dubbed THE CAVALERA CONSPIRACY) and the possibility of a reunion of the classic SEPULTURA lineup in the not-too-distant future. When asked if ...

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THREE To Support SCORPIONS

Woodstock, NY-based band THREE (3) will support the SCORPIONS on the following dates: Sep. 09 - Edmonton, AB - Shaw Conference Center Sep. 10 - Calgary, AB - Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium Sep. 12 - Vancouver, BC - Orpheum Theater Sep. 14 - Kelseyville, CA - Konocti Harbor Sep. 15 - Universal City, CA - ...

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SOULFLY Mainman Discusses THE CAVALERA CONSPIRACY

The new project featuring SEPULTURA founding members Max (guitar, vocals) and Igor Cavalera (drums) alongside vocalist Joe Duplantier (bass) of the French progressive death metallers GOJIRA and SOULFLY guitarist Marc Rizzo has tentatively changed its name to THE CAVALERA CONSPIRACY from the previously announced INFLIKTED (the latter moniker was dropped due to legal reasons). A ...

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New MAX CAVALERA Video Interview Posted Online

Hungary's metal broadcast "Kettõnégy" has uploaded a video interview with SOULFLY/ex-SEPULTURA frontman Max Cavalera conducted on August 10, 2007 prior to SOULFLY's appearance at the Sziget Festival in Budapest, Hungary. Watch the interview footage below. As previously reported, INFLIKTED — the new project featuring SEPULTURA founding members Max (guitar, vocals) and Igor Cavalera (drums) alongside ...

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THREE Films 'All That Remains' Video

Woodstock, NY-based band THREE (3) shot a video this past week for their song "All That Remains", which is the first single off their new album, "The End Is Begun", released on July 24. The video was directed and shot by acclaimed director David Brodsky (GWAR, STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, HELMET) and his crew at MyGoodEye. ...

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SOULFLY: Video Footage From BRUTAL ASSAULT Festival Available

Fan-filmed video footage of SOULFLY's performance at this year's Brutal Assault festival, which took place August 9-11 at the Old Army Fortress Josefov in Jaromer, Czech Republic (Jaromer is situated 130 km east of Prague, 20km north from Hradec Kralove), has been posted at YouTube. Watch the clips below. As previously reported, SOULFLY has been ...

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CAGE Parts Ways With Drummer, Seeks Replacement

San Diego, California-based heavy metal band CAGE has parted ways with drummer Mikey Neil. Now the search is on for a new drummer to fill the big shows that Neil leaves behind. CAGE is currently seeking the ultimate heavy metal monster drummer that has the musical chops; looks; attitude, the ultimate double-bass drum kit and ...

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SEPULTURA Frontman Says Reunion Rumors Are Fueled By Greed

SEPULTURA frontman Derrick Green has dismissed persistent talk of a reunion of the band's classic lineup as "just rumors," insisting that the the only people who are constantly pushing for the reformation are music industry professionals who "wanna make a lot of money very fast." Speaking to a German radio station on August 1, 2007, ...

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SOULFLY's MAX CAVALERA: New Video Interview Available

Andreas Feuerstein of MusigReview.com spoke to SOULFLY/ex-SEPULTURA frontman Max Cavalera on Sunday (August 12) prior to SOULFLY's show at Event Center in Hohenems, Austria. Watch the 10-minute interview below. As previously reported, INFLIKTED — the new project featuring SEPULTURA founding members Max (guitar, vocals) and Igor Cavalera (drums) alongside vocalist Joe Duplantier (bass) ...

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SOULFLY: New MAX CAVALERA Video Interview Available

Sziget.hu has uploaded a three-part video interview with SOULFLY/ex-SEPULTURA frontman Max Cavalera conducted yesterday (Thursday, August 10) prior to SOULFLY's appearance at the Sziget Festival in Budapest, Hungary. Watch the interview footage below. As previously reported, INFLIKTED — the new project featuring SEPULTURA founding members Max (guitar, vocals) and Igor Cavalera (drums) alongside ...

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DREAM THEATER Drummer is 'Stunned' By Canada's UNEXPECT

DREAM THEATER drummer Mike Portnoy has posted the following message on his official forum: "WOW... I am speechless!!! (well, almost...) I just got turned onto this INSANE band from Canada [called UNEXPECT] and their last CD 'In a Flesh Aquarium'. They are pretty indescribable... Kind of in the vein of MR. BUNGLE, SPASTIC INK, ESTRADASPHERE, ...

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MOTÖRHEAD, PANTERA, KREATOR, MORBID ANGEL Members Pay Tribute To MAX CAVALERA

Brazil's Roadie Crew (web site) and Argentina's Jedbangers (web site) magazines recently collaborated on a very special story on SOULFLY/ex-SEPULTURA frontman Max Cavalera. In addition to arranging a lengthy interview with Max conducted by Thiago Sarkis and Fernando Ibáñez, the two publications invited several world-renowned musicians who witnessed and/or toured with ...

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JADED HEART: New Album Samples Available

Frontiers Records has set an October 19 European release date for the new album from German melodic hard rock masters JADED HEART, entitled "Sinister Mind". According to a press release, "the sound on the album is definitely heavier and more in your face, still keeping intact the elements that has created the recognizable and well-known ...

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MAX And IGOR CAVALERA's New Band To Perform At D-LOW MEMORIAL Concert In Arizona

INFLIKTED, the new project featuring SEPULTURA founding members Max (guitar, vocals) and Igor Cavalera (drums) alongside vocalist Joe Duplantier (bass) of the French progressive death metallers GOJIRA and SOULFLY guitarist Marc Rizzo has been confirmed for the 11th annual D-Low Memorial concert, set to take place August 31 at the Marquee Theatre in Tempe, Arizona. ...

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