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HENRY ROLLINS To Embark On '25 Years Of Bulls**t' Tour

According to MTV.com, punk rock icon Henry Rollins has finalized plans for his "25 Years of Bullshit" tour, sponsored by IFC, which airs "Henry's Film Corner". The two-month, 43-show trek kicks off September 29 in Phoenix, and will include commentary on politics, pop culture and his most recent exploits, before wrapping November 26 in Las ...

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EYES OF FIRE To Support APOCALYPTICA On North American Tour

Orange County-based quintet EYES OF FIRE will be supporting Finnish cello-rockers APOCALYPTICA on their upcoming North American tour. Confirmed tour dates are as follows: Sep. 12 - Washington, D.C. – 9:30 Club Sep. 13 - New York, NY - Irving Plaza Sep. 14 - Philadelphia, PA - TLA Sep. 15 - Boston, MA - Paradise ...

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MISFITS: U.S. Tour Announced

The first batch of dates for the MISFITS' fall tour have been announced. Joining the MISFITS for all shows on the trek will be 45 GRAVE. In addition, the bill will become a triple threat for five special Halloween shows (Oct. 27 - 31) as Japan's premiere horror-punks BALZAC return to the U.S. to support ...

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SILENT CIVILIAN: West Coast Dates Announced

SILENT CIVILIAN, the new group featuring former SPINESHANK vocalist Jonny Santos, will make their live Hollywood debut on August 1 at The Troubadour as a part of NEW DEAD RADIO's record-release show. The concert is free and will also include performances by NEW DEAD RADIO, IN THIS MOMENT, FLATLINE, and KETASET. Additionally, SILENT CIVILIAN have ...

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METALLICA Frontman Attends SANDRA BULLOCK's Wedding

METALLICA frontman James Hetfield attended the wedding of actress Sandra Bullock and mechanic and reality TV star Jesse James on Saturday (July 16) at a ranch near Santa Barbara, according to "Entertainment Tonight" and Us Weekly magazine. It's the first marriage for "Miss Congeniality" star Bullock, who had been engaged to actor Tate Donovan, according ...

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EYES OF FIRE Confirm Album Title

Orange County-based quintet EYES OF FIRE have confirmed that they have set "Prisons" as the title of their upcoming sophomore album, tentatively due October 4 via Century Media Records (as first reported by BLABBERMOUTH.NET on June 28). The follow-up to last year's "Ashes to Embers" was produced by the band and mixed by Matt Bayles ...

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MY RUIN Announce New Rhythm Section, Plan New CD Release

MY RUIN, the Los Angeles-based band fronted by ex-TURA SATANA singer Tairrie B., will release their new album, "The Brutal Language", on September 27 via their own label imprint, Rovena Recordings. "We've been discussing the idea of our own label for a while now and we were made an offer we couldn't refuse," Tarrie said ...

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Former STATIC-X Guitarist Arraigned In California

According to RollingStone.com, former STATIC-X guitarist Tripp Eisen — born Tod Rex Salvador — was arraigned last Friday (June 24) and will spend his fortieth birthday today at the Intake Release Center for Men in Santa Ana, California, where he is being held without bail. He was arrested in Orange County on February 10 on ...

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EYES OF FIRE: New Album Title Announced

Orange County-based quintet EYES OF FIRE have reportedly set "Prisons" as the title of their upcoming sophomore album, tentatively due October 4 via Century Media Records. The follow-up to last year's "Ashes to Embers" was produced by the band and mixed by Matt Bayles (MASTODON, ISIS, NORMA JEAN). The drums and bass were tracked at ...

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WIDOW: Live Dates Announced

Raleigh, North Carolina-based melodic metallers WIDOW have lined up the following dates in support of their new album, "On Fire": Jun. 30 – Toronto, ONT @ El Mocambo (w/ GOAT HORN) Jul. 19 - Richmond, VA @ Nanci Raygun (w/ SLOUGH FEG, TWISTED TOWER DIRE) "On Fire" is scheduled for release on June 28 via ...

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CERBERUS Announce West Coast Dates

Los Angeles thrashers CERBERUS have announced the dates for their West Coast tour in support of their new album, "The Cage of Existence". The group's itinerary is shaping up as follows: Jun. 24 - West Hills, CA @ CD Release Party Jun. 26 - Canoga Park, CA @ Cobalt Cafe Jul. 01 - Monterey, CA ...

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WINTERTHRALL Hard At Work On Debut Album

WINTERTHRALL, the Orange County, California-based doom/death metal project featuring drummer Rob Alaniz (NOCTUARY, ex-RISE, ex-EVILDEAD), guitarist/vocalist Steve Nelson (NOCTUARY), bassist Ruben Lugo and guitarist Elizabeth Schall, have posted the following message on their official web site: "We have been ensconced at Shiva Industries Studio in Santa Ana, CA hard at work on the debut full-length ...

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PHARAOH Preparing For 'The Longest Night'

PHARAOH, the Pennsylvania-based four-piece featuring veteran vocal powerhouse Tim Aymar, best known for his work with Chuck Schuldiner's CONTROL DENIED, are nearing the completion of their second full-length album at MCR Studio. Entitled "The Longest Night", the follow-up to 2003's "After the Fire" is said to take the band's traditional metal sound in a more ...

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MY RUIN And BLEED THE SKY To Team Up For U.S. Tour

MY RUIN and BLEED THE SKY will be teaming up for the Jagermeister-sponsored "Double Shot of Rock Tour" beginning in July. The tour will begin with a string of West Coast dates, followed by a three-week U.S. tour, followed shortly by a two-month U.S. tour. Confirmed dates so far are as follows: Jul. 08 - ...

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DEVILDRIVER Complete Work On 'Hold Back The Day' Video

DEVILDRIVER, the Santa Barbara, California-based band featuring former COAL CHAMBER singer Dez Fafara, have completed work on the video for the track "Hold Back the Day". The clip is expected to be made available online next week. "Hold Back the Day" comes off the group's upcoming sophomore album, "The Fury of Our Maker's Hand" album, ...

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Drummer STANTON MOORE To Perform With C.O.C. On Select Dates

Renowned jazz-funk drummer Stanton Moore (GALACTIC), who performed on the latest CORROSION OF CONFORMITY release, "In the Arms of God", will be joining the band on select dates on their current headlining tour, which kicked off Thursday night (June 2) in Indianapolis, IN. Moore will be playing the following shows with C.O.C.: Jun. 03 – ...

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