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Former FEAR FACTORY Guitarist DINO CAZARES Says He Is No Longer Working With NICK BARKER

FEAR FACTORY's official fan site, FearFactoryFans.com, recently conducted an interview with former FEAR FACTORY guitarist Dino Cazares. Several excerpts follow: FearFactoryFans.com: How's your new project with Nick Barker [ex-DIMMU BORGIR, CRADLE OF FILTH] coming along? Are you guys still going by the name DRIVEN BY SUFFERING? Dino: "Nick Barker is back in England. ...

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CHIMAIRA Need You In Their New Music Video

CHIMAIRA are looking for 100 fans to take part in the filming of their new music video, scheduled for this Thursday, July 21 at 6:00 p.m. in Los Angeles. To attend the video shoot, send your name, e-mail info, and phone number to the following e-mail address: chimairavideo@yahoo.com. A Roadrunner Records representative will immediately respond ...

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CHIMAIRA: Three New Songs Posted Online

A CHIMAIRA e-card, containing three tracks from the group's upcoming self-titled effort ("Nothing Remains", "Save Ourselves" and "Inside the Horror") can be accessed at this location. The follow-up to 2003's "The Impossibility of Reason", "Chimaira" was recorded at Spider Studios in Ohio with producer Ben Schigel, who has described the new material as ...

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BEHEMOTH Comment On BLACKEST OF THE BLACK Tour

Polish death/black metallers BEHEMOTH have confirmed their participation in the "Blackest of the Black" U.S. tour beginning in late September. BEHEMOTH will join headliners DANZIG alongside CHIMAIRA, HIMSA, MORTIIS and THE AGONY SCENE for what will be the group's third U.S. tour in support of their latest album, "Demigod". The tour will kick off in ...

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DOG FACED GODS: Former SOILWORK/CHIMAIRA Drummer Rejoins The Fold

The 2005 lineup of Sweden's DOG FACED GODS, featuring vocalist Peter Tuthill (ex-CONSTRUCDEAD, BACKDRAFT), guitarist Conny Jonsson (ex-LITHIUM, EBONY TEARS) and drummer Ricky Evensand (ex-SOILWORK, CHIMAIRA), is currently writing material for the follow-up to the band's critically acclaimed 1998 debut, "Random Chaos Theory In Action". The group's as-yet-untitled sophomore album is tentatively due in early ...

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TRIVIUM Seek 'Biggest Fans' For Upcoming Video Shoot

On Tuesday, June 21, TRIVIUM will be shooting a music video for their song "A Gunshot to the Head of Trepidation" in their hometown of Orlando, Fl. Ever the fan-friendly band, TRIVIUM are putting out the call for 300 of their biggest fans to come down and be a part of video. The band is ...

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NILE Pull Out Of CHIMAIRA Tour, SIX FEET UNDER Step In

NILE have dropped off CHIMAIRA's upcoming headlining tour due to "scheduling conflicts" and have been replaced by SIX FEET UNDER. CHIMAIRA guitarist Rob Arnold had the following to say about the SIX FEET UNDER's addition to the bill: "I am totally excited about the upcoming tour. I have been a fan of SIX FEET UNDER ...

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ROADRUNNER 'All-Stars' Album: Progress Includes New Captain And New Team Members

Roadrunner Records has advanced in the process of putting together the groundbreaking "Roadrunner All-Stars" record to mark the label's 25th anniversary. The full-length release will contain original musical collaborations between past and present Roadrunner artists. Approximately 50 musicians are expected to participate in this record, making it a most elaborate collaboration project. Four central musicians ...

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CHIMAIRA To Film 'Nothing Remains' Video

CHIMAIRA will be shooting a video for "Nothing Remains" later this month. The clip should be completed by mid-July. "Nothing Remains" (download MP3 here) comes off the group's upcoming self-titled album, due on August 9 via Roadrunner Records. The follow-up to 2003's "The Impossibility of Reason", "Chimaira" was recorded at Spider Studios in ...

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SENGAIA: Release Date Set For 'Maelstrom EP'

Garden of Exile Records have set a June 21 release date for the SENGAIA debut mini-CD, entitled "Maelstrom EP". To celebrate this release, SENGAIA will be holding a release party on June 17 at The Little Devil in Tilburg, Holland together with ESCADRON and CHARLIE ADLER. A new Dutch deathcore band inspired by bands like ...

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CHIMAIRA: New Song Available For Download

A brand-new CHIMAIRA track, entitled "Nothing Remains", has been posted online at this location. "Nothing Remains" comes off the group's upcoming self-titled album, due on August 9 via Roadrunner Records. The follow-up to 2003's "The Impossibility of Reason", "Chimaira" was recorded at Spider Studios in Ohio with producer Ben Schigel, who has described ...

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CHIMAIRA: New Album Track Listing Revealed

CHIMAIRA have finalized the track listing for their upcoming, self-titled album, due on August 9 via Roadrunner Records. The follow-up to 2003's "The Impossibility of Reason", "Chimaira" was recorded at Spider Studios in Ohio with producer Ben Schigel, who has described the new material as having "more of an epic kind of vibe. The songs ...

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CHIMAIRA: New Music Coming Soon

Roadrunner Records has issued the following CHIMAIRA press release: "It's been almost exactly two years since the release of CHIMAIRA's genre-defining metal opus 'The Impossibility of Reason'. Filled with crushing anthems like 'Pure Hatred' and 'Power Trip', the album was direct and to the point, spewing pure sonic vitriol. Touring in support of 'Impossibility' saw ...

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OPETH: Keyboardist PER WIBERG Officially Joins The Band

Sweden's OPETH have posted the following update on their official web site: "Per Wiberg [keyboards] has now officially joined OPETH as a permanent member of the band. As most of you know he's been touring with OPETH since their 'Damnation' record. SPIRITUAL BEGGARS fans should not despair as he will continue playing and recording with ...

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CHIMAIRA To Release New Album In August

CHIMAIRA have tapped Colin Richardson (MACHINE HEAD, FEAR FACTORY, NAPALM DEATH) to mix their brand-new self-titled album, which is tentatively due on August 2 via Roadrunner Records. 13 songs have been recorded, with only 10 expected to make the final track listing. The follow-up to 2003's "The Impossibility of Reason", "Chimaira" was recorded at Spider ...

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AS I LAY DYING: New Album Limited Edition To Include Bonus DVD

AS I LAY DYING have finished recording their anxiously awaited new album, "Shadows Are Security". Produced by band vocalist Tim Lambesis and Steve Russell, engineered by Steve Russell and mixed by Andy Sneap, "Shadows Are Security" is said to be "the most mature yet powerful and best sounding album" AS I LAY DYING have recorded ...

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