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Hideous Rot - MASADA

Not to be confused with John Zorn's in-and-out jazz and folk tribe nor the short-lived thrash crew from the late eighties, this death metal unit from Philadelphia was founded in 2008 by guitarist Chris Milewski. Contained amongst his ranks is former IMMOLATION, RELLIK and GOREAPHOBIA skin crusher, Craig Smilowski, who fields drums on two tracks ...

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JASON NEWSTED To Take Part In Boise Signing Session, Q&A

Former METALLICA, VOIVOD and FLOTSAM AND JETSAM bassist and current NEWSTED frontman Jason Newsted will take part in a signing and question-an-answer session at The Record Exchange (1105 W. Idaho St.) in Boise, Idaho at 7 p.m. on Thursday, September 26. As always, this Record Exchange in-store event is free and all ages. Fans will ...

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FU MANCHU, Ex-KYUSS Members Join Forces In SUN & SAIL CLUB

FU MANCHU guitarist/vocalist Bob Balch and drummer Scott Reeder have joined forces with former KYUSS bassist Scott Thomas Reeder in SUN & SAIL CLUB. Their debut album, "Mannequin", will be released in early November via Satin Records. Said Balch: "In between FU MANCHU tours, I was writing all this material that was really frantic and ...

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NEWSTED Filming Video For 'King Of The Underdogs'

NEWSTED — the new band featuring former METALLICA, VOIVOD and FLOTSAM AND JETSAM bassist Jason Newsted and STAIND guitarist Mike Mushok — began filming a video for the song "King Of The Underdogs" on Monday, September 16 in Oakland, California. Directing the clip once again is Leon Melas, who previously helmed NEWSTED's video for the ...

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FATES WARNING: New Song 'I Am' Available For Streaming

"I Am", a brand new song from American progressive metallers FATES WARNING, can be streamed below. The track comes off the band's eleventh studio album, "Darkness In A Different Light", which will be released on September 27 via InsideOut Music. Featuring founding guitarist Jim Matheos alongside classic-lineup members Ray Alder (vocals) and Frank Aresti (guitar), ...

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JASON NEWSTED Interviewed By Spain's POPULAR 1 Magazine (Video)

Spain's Popular 1 magazine conducted an interview with former METALLICA, VOIVOD and FLOTSAM AND JETSAM bassist and current NEWSTED frontman Jason Newsted earlier this summer in Barcelona. You can now watch the chat below. NEWSTED's debut album, "Heavy Metal Music", sold nearly 8,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to ...

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FATES WARNING: Footage Of 'Darkness In A Different Light' Drum-Recording Sessions

"Darkness In A Different Light", the eleventh studio album from American progressive metallers FATES WARNING, which will be released on September 27 via InsideOut Music. Featuring founding guitarist Jim Matheos alongside classic-lineup members Ray Alder (vocals) and Frank Aresti (guitar), longtime bassist Joey Vera and drummer Bobby Jarzombek, the CD was produced by Matheos and ...

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JASON NEWSTED: 'It's So Important In My Life To Keep Challenging Myself'

Alec Plowman of Ultimate-Guitar.com recently conducted an interview with former METALLICA, VOIVOD and FLOTSAM AND JETSAM bassist and current NEWSTED frontman Jason Newsted. A couple of excerpts from the chat follow below. Ultimate-Guitar.com: "Heavy Metal Music" is an album with a definite, balls-to-the-wall, old-school vibe. Would you say that recording it allowed you ...

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OPETH's MIKAEL ÅKERFELDT To Curate 2014 ROADBURN Festival

Guitarist/vocalist Mikael Åkerfeldt of Swedish progressive metallers OPETH has agreed to curate Roadburn Festival 2014 on Friday, April 11 at the 013 venue in Tilburg, The Netherlands. As curator, Mikael will personally select the bands for his special event, and play a headline show with OPETH, too! OPETH's body of work is highly respected by ...

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JASON NEWSTED Talks To Comedian JIM FLORENTINE (Audio)

Comedian and metalhead Jim Florentine of VH1 Classic's "That Metal Show" recently conducted an interview with former METALLICA, VOIVOD and FLOTSAM AND JETSAM bassist and current NEWSTED frontman Jason Newsted for Jim's weekly podcast. You can now listen to the chat using the audio player below. NEWSTED's debut album, "Heavy Metal Music", sold nearly 8,000 ...

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JASON NEWSTED Interviewed On 'Hangar 19' Podcast (Audio)

Cutter of Envision Radio Networks' "Hangar 19" recently conducted an interview with former METALLICA, VOIVOD and FLOTSAM AND JETSAM bassist and current NEWSTED frontman Jason Newsted. You can now listen to the chat using the audio player below. NEWSTED's debut album, "Heavy Metal Music", sold nearly 8,000 copies in the United States in its first ...

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JASON NEWSTED Signs Administration Agreement With IMAGEM MUSIC

Imagem Music USA has signed a worldwide, multi-year administration agreement with Jason Newsted, the American metal bassist, Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame inductee and six-time Grammy Award winner. Best known as an integral component of METALLICA, FLOTSAM AND JETSAM, VOIVOD, Ozzy Osbourne's touring band, and countless other fan and critical favorites, Jason is now ...

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JASON NEWSTED Interviewed On AndrewHaug.com (Audio)

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), recently conducted an interview with former METALLICA, VOIVOD and FLOTSAM AND JETSAM bassist and current NEWSTED frontman Jason Newsted. You can now ...

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FATES WARNING: New Song 'Firefly' Available For Streaming

"Firefly", a brand new song from American progressive metallers FATES WARNING, can be streamed below. The track comes off the band's eleventh studio album, "Darkness In A Different Light", which will be released on September 27 via InsideOut Music. Featuring founding guitarist Jim Matheos alongside classic-lineup members Ray Alder (vocals) and Frank Aresti (guitar), longtime ...

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VOIVOD Interviewed By GetYourRockOut (Audio)

GetYourRockOut conducted an interview with Canadian metal innovators VOIVOD on August 9 at the Bloodstock Open Air festival at Catton Hall, Walton-On-Trent, West Midlands, United Kingdom. You can now listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. VOIVOD's new album, "Target Earth", sold around 1,500 copies in the United States in its first week ...

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FATES WARNING: New Song 'Into The Black' Available For Streaming

"Into The Black", a brand new song from American progressive metallers FATES WARNING, was premiered on the latest installment of the "11th Hour" podcast. You can now hear the track below. (Note: Skip to the 26:30 mark.) "Into The Black" comes off FATES WARNING's eleventh studio album, "Darkness In A Different Light", which will be ...

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JASON NEWSTED Interviewed By SIN CITY ANIMAL (Audio)

Trev "Sin City Animal" McKendry of Metal Nation Radio conducted an interview with former METALLICA, VOIVOD and FLOTSAM AND JETSAM bassist and current NEWSTED frontman Jason Newsted at this past weekend's Heavy MTL festival in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. You can now listen to the chat using the widget below. NEWSTED's debut album, "Heavy Metal Music", ...

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NEWSTED's 'Heavy Metal Music' Cracks U.S. Top 40

"Heavy Metal Music", the debut album from NEWSTED — the new band featuring former METALLICA, VOIVOD and FLOTSAM AND JETSAM bassist Jason Newsted and STAIND guitarist Mike Mushok — sold nearly 8,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to land at position No. 40 on The Billboard 200 chart. The ...

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NEWSTED: Video Footage Of Looney Tunes Question-And-Answer Session

NEWSTED — the band featuring former METALLICA, VOIVOD and FLOTSAM AND JETSAM bassist Jason Newsted and STAIND guitarist Mike Mushok — took part in an autograph signing and question-and-answer session on August 6 at Looney Tunes in West Babylon, New York. Check out video footage below. NEWSTED's debut album, "Heavy Metal Music", was released on ...

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VOIVOD: Pro-Shot Footage Of Entire BLOODSTOCK OPEN AIR Performance

Professionally filmed video footage of VOIVOD's entire August 9 performance at the Bloodstock Open Air festival at Catton Hall, Walton-On-Trent, West Midlands, United Kingdom can be seen below. VOIVOD's new album, "Target Earth", sold around 1,500 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The CD was issued on January 22 via ...

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NEWSTED Interviewed On WRBR-FM (Audio)

On August 6, the WRBR-FM (Real Rock 103.9 The Bear) radio station in South Bend, Indiana, conducted an interview with NEWSTED members Jason Newsted (formerly of METALLICA, VOIVOD and FLOTSAM AND JETSAM) and Mike Mushok (also of STAIND). You can now listen to the chat using the audio player below. NEWSTED's debut album, "Heavy Metal ...

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NEWSTED Interviewed On LAZER 103.3 (Audio)

On August 5, Lazer 103.3's Andy Hall conducted an interview with NEWSTED members Jason Newsted (formerly of METALLICA, VOIVOD and FLOTSAM AND JETSAM) and Mike Mushok (also of STAIND). You can now listen to the chat using the audio player below. NEWSTED's debut album, "Heavy Metal Music", is being released today (Tuesday, August 6) in ...

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