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VI - THE FUCKING CHAMPS

What a nice change of pace "VI" by San Francisco's THE FUCKING CHAMPS has been. For those unaware of the existence of the trio ("VI" is in fact my first exposure to the band), the act has been in existence since 1992 and prides itself on finely honed instrumental rock/metal albums. But "VI" is not ...

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FOREVER NEVER To Support STONE SOUR In U.K.

Essex, U.K.-based upstarts FOREVER NEVER have been confirmed as the opening act on the U.K. leg of the STONE SOUR / FLYLEAF tour. The details are as follows: Mar. 11 – Birmingham, UK - Academy Mar. 12 - Manchester, UK - Apollo Mar. 13 - London, UK - Astoria - London Mar. 15 - Glasgow, ...

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'Get Thrashed' Documentary: U.S. Premiere Announced

"Get Thrashed: The Story of Thrash Metal", the much-anticipated documentary profiling the thrash metal scene of the early Eighties and its impact on the music scene, will have its North American premiere on Sunday, March 11 at 8:00 p.m. as part of the 2007 Texas Rock Fest. This will be a free rooftop screening at ...

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FOREVER NEVER To Open For STONE SOUR, FLYLEAF In U.K.

Essex, U.K.-based upstarts FOREVER NEVER have been confirmed as the opening act on the U.K. leg of the STONE SOUR / FLYLEAF tour. The details are as follows: Mar. 11 – Birmingham, UK - Academy Mar. 12 - Manchester, UK - Apollo Mar. 13 - London, UK - Astoria - London Mar. 15 - Glasgow, ...

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New STUCK MOJO Frontman LORD NELSON Speaks

STUCK MOJO's official forum was recently updated with a question-and-answer session with the group's new frontman Lord Nelson. A few excerpts follow: Q: Were you a fan of STUCK MOJO before you auditioned and did you know Rich [Ward, guitarist/songwriter] or Bonz [former STUCK MOJO frontman/rapper] beforehand? Lord Nelson: Yes. I was and I am ...

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Photos From SLIPPED DISC In-Store Archives Posted Online

The makers of "Get Thrashed: The Story of Thrash Metal", the much-anticipated documentary profiling the thrash metal scene of the early Eighties and its impact on the music scene, have posted a gallery of Slipped Disc Records "in-store" archives, featuring photos of such artists as MEGADETH, SLAYER, EXODUS and DEATH ANGEL holding signing sessions at ...

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FOZZY Frontman's XM Radio Show Cancelled

"The Rock of Jericho", FOZZY frontman (and former WWE wrestler) Chris Jericho's music show on XM Satellite Radio's heavy metal channel Da Boneyard (XM Channel 41), is being cancelled after two years "due to a change in the inner structure of XM," according to Jericho. Although the show's final installment was initially set to air ...

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SODOM Discusses Thrash Metal: Video Available

The makers of "Get Thrashed: The Story of Thrash Metal", the much-anticipated documentary profiling the thrash metal scene of the early Eighties and its impact on the music scene, have posted a video clip featuring German thrashers SODOM talking about thrash metal and punk rock. Check it out at this location (Windows Media). ...

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STUCK MOJO: Another New Song Posted Online

Atlanta-based rap-metal pioneers STUCK MOJO, who recently announced the addition of vocalist Lord Nelson to the group's lineup, have posted another new track, entitled "Home", on their MySpace page. Also available at the same location are the songs "Metal is Dead" and "That's When I Burn". "All three of these tracks are rough ...

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FOZZY: Georgia Dates Announced

FOZZY, the band featuring vocalist Chris Jericho (of WWE wrestling fame) and members of STUCK MOJO, has lined up the following dates: Nov. 17 - Soho's - Columbus, GA Nov. 18 - Rick's - Macon, GA FOZZY's third album, "All That Remains", was released in January 2005 via SPV Records. A video for the album's ...

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STUCK MOJO: New Album Update

Guitarist Rich Ward of the Atlanta-based rap-metal pioneers STUCK MOJO, who recently announced the addition of vocalist Lord Nelson to the group's lineup, has issued the following update on the recording sessions for the band's new album, "Southern Born Killers": "We have re-cut the whole record with [Lord Nelson]. I am now in the process ...

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STUCK MOJO Announces New Frontman

STUCK MOJO has announced the addition of new vocalist Lord Nelson. "Standing 6'5" and weighing in at 300 lbs, Lord Nelson lives up to the band's reputation as a larger-than-life character," the group writes in a press release. "With a MOJO mindset and a voice as big as his presence, he is the new face ...

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FEAR FACTORY Confirmed For Missouri's DELICIOUS ROX FESTIVAL

FEAR FACTORY has replaced SALIVA on the billing of Missouri's Delicious Rox Festival, set to take palce September 30 at the Dodge Arena/Fairgrounds in Sedalia. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: FEAR FACTORY DROWNING POOL FOZZY MOTOGRATER (one-time reunion) AMERICAN HEAD CHARGE FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH RIKETS DRIVE THEORY BOBAFLEX Tickets are available ...

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Label Founder Talks About EXODUS' Singer-Less Gig In New York

The makers of "Get Thrashed", the much-anticipated documentary profiling the thrash metal scene of the early Eighties and its impact on the music scene, have posted a one-and-a-half-minute video clip featuring Todd Gordon — who earned his rightful place in the annals of thrash metal's history by signing EXODUS to the label he co-founded in ...

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