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HELMET: New Video Interview With PAGE HAMILTON

Shadows Promotions conducted an interview with HELMET mainman Page Hamilton on July 28 at the Masquerade in Atlanta, Georgia. You can watch the chat below. HELMET recently celebrated the 20th anniversary of the release of its classic "Meantime" album by embarking on a five-week European tour and playing the LP in its entirety at each ...

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FOZZY And SOIL To Join Forces For U.K. Tour

Chicago-based hard rockers SOIL will join metal heavyweights FOZZY on a nine-date U.K. tour launching November 27 in Stoke, England and wrapping up December 6 in Brighton, England. The tour marks both bands' first return to the United Kingdom since highly successful appearances at this year's Download festival. The tour will also feature the U.K.'s ...

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KORN, POP EVIL, HELMET, THE HALO METHOD Confirmed For SHIPROCKED

KORN has joined the lineup as co-headliner — with GODSMACK — for the fourth annual ShipRocked, the ultimate rock music cruise vacation which sails November 27 - December 1. Other lineup additions for ShipRocked 2012 include POP EVIL, HELMET, THE HALO METHOD (featuring Ben Moody, ex-EVANESCENCE/WE ARE THE FALLEN; Dave Buckner, ex-PAPA ROACH; and Lukas ...

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TOMAHAWK Returns From Hiatus With 'Oddfellows'

TOMAHAWK, the eclectic rock band featuring Duane Denison (THE JESUS LIZARD, UNSEMBLE), Trevor Dunn (FANTOMAS, MELVINS LITE), Mike Patton (MONDO CANE, FAITH NO MORE) and John Stanier (BATTLES, HELMET), is set to release "Oddfellows" in January. "It's dark and claustrophobic here, light and spacious there," says Denison of the new album. "Live in the studio, ...

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GREY SKIES FALLEN Releases New EP

New York metal band GREY SKIES FALLEN has made its new EP, "Introspective", available for streaming on its ReverbNation page. The EP is also available for purchase for $3 on the band's Bandcamp page. "Introspective" features three songs, one of which is the epic, 20-minute-plus title track. The cover artwork was created by ...

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P.O.D.: 'Murdered Love' Lyric Video Released

The official lyric video for "Murdered Love", the title track of the new album from Christian hard rockers P.O.D. (PAYABLE ON DEATH), can be seen below. "Murdered Love" will be released on July 10 via Razor & Tie. The band's long-awaited follow-up to "When Angels & Serpents Dance" sees them reunited with longtime producer Howard ...

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EXTREMA Recording New Album

On May 31, veteran Italian metallers EXTREMA entered Fear Studio in Alfonsine (RA), Italy to begin recording their long-awaited sixth studio album with producers Tommy Massara (EXTREMA guitarist) and Gabry Ravaglia. The mixing sessions for the follow-up to 2009's "Pound For Pound" are expected to be completed by the end of July. "It took almost ...

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P.O.D.: New Video Interview Posted Online

Jeremy Lafrentz of Backstage Entertainment conducted an interview with Christian hard rockers P.O.D. (PAYABLE ON DEATH) at this year's Lazerfest on May 13 at the Central Iowa Expo in Boone, Iowa. You can now watch the chat below. P.O.D.'s new album, "Murdered Love", will be released on July 10 via Razor & Tie. The band's ...

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P.O.D.: 'Lost In Forever' Video Released

"Lost In Forever", the new video from Christian hard rockers P.O.D. (PAYABLE ON DEATH), can be seen below. The clip was shot in the California desert with director Spence Nicholson (BLEEDING THROUGH, THE BLED). "Lost In Forever" comes off P.O.D.'s new album, "Murdered Love", which will be released on July 10 via Razor & Tie. ...

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P.O.D.: 'Murdered Love' Cover Art Unveiled

Christian hard rockers P.O.D. (PAYABLE ON DEATH) will release their new album, "Murdered Love", on July 10 via Razor & Tie. The band's long-awaited follow-up to "When Angels & Serpents Dance" sees them reunited with longtime producer Howard Benson, who also produced the group's massive "Satellite" album as well as hit CDs for Kelly Clarkson, ...

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ARCH/MATHEOS Plays First-Ever U.S. Show; Video Available

ARCH/MATHEOS — the new progressive rock band featuring FATES WARNING/OSI guitarist Jim Matheos and former FATES WARNING singer John Arch — played its first-ever U.S. show last night (Saturday, May 5) at the Webster Theater in Hartford, Connecticut. The band's lineup for the performance was as follows: * John Arch (FATES WARNING) - Vocals * ...

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ARCH/MATHEOS Performs Live For First Time; Video Available

ARCH/MATHEOS — the new progressive rock band featuring FATES WARNING/OSI guitarist Jim Matheos and former FATES WARNING singer John Arch — played its first-ever show last night (Saturday, April 28) at the Keep It True XV festival Tauberfrankenhalle in Lauda-Königshofen, Germany. The band's lineup for the performance was as follows: * John Arch (FATES WARNING) ...

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P.O.D.: New Single Available For Streaming

Christian hard rockers P.O.D. (PAYABLE ON DEATH) have released their first official single, "Lost In Forever", from their forthcoming studio album, "Murdered Love". The single is now available for download on iTunes and you can listen to an exclusive stream of the song at RevolverMag.com (also available below) "Lost In Forever" is getting ...

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P.O.D.: New Song Featuring JAMEY JASTA Available For Free Download

Christian hard rockers P.O.D. (PAYABLE ON DEATH) have completed work on "Murdered Love", their first new studio album in four years. Due out this summer, the CD is the band's long-awaited follow-up to "When Angels & Serpents Dance". "Murdered Love" sees the band reunited with longtime producer Howard Benson, who also produced the band's massive ...

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ANTHRAX, QUEENSRŸCHE, WHITE ZOMBIE Memorabilia Part Of 'Rock Gods And Metal Monsters Auction'

Backstage Auctions has announced its annual "Rock Gods And Metal Monsters Auction", a one-of-a-kind, rock-you-to-your-core online auction event. "Almost every item being offered in the auction is "iconic hard rock and heavy metal memorabilia" and is easily identifiable to a specific artist or band that spans three decades," explains Backstage Auctions founder Jacques van Gool. ...

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P.O.D. Completes Work On New Album

Christian hard rockers P.O.D. (PAYABLE ON DEATH) have completed work on their new album for a summer release via Razor & Tie. The CD was recorded with longtime producer Howard Benson, who also helmed the group's massive "Satellite" CD and has worked on major hit releases for such artists as 3 DOORS DOWN, KELLY CLARKSON, ...

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SLAYER Autographed Motorcycle Helmets Now Available

SLAYER, the Grammy-winning, undisputed kings of thrash/punk/metal, in 2008 joined forces with O'Neal USA, one of the leading manufacturers of motorcycle and BMX accessories, to produce a limited edition of SLAYER helmets that feature the band's distinguished and celebrated artwork. The helmets launched under the name of RockHard, and were sold at all Cycle Gear ...

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ARCH/MATHEOS Announces Only U.S. Show

ARCH/MATHEOS — the new progressive rock band featuring FATES WARNING/OSI guitarist Jim Matheos and former FATES WARNING singer John Arch — will play its only U.S. show on May 5 at the Webster Theater in Hartford, Connecticut. ARCH/MATHEOS last year filmed a video for the song "Midnight Serenade" with director David Brodsky of MyGoodEye (DEVIN ...

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P.O.D. In The Studio: Video Footage Posted Online

Christian hard rockers P.O.D. (PAYABLE ON DEATH) are recording their new album with longtime producer Howard Benson, who also helmed the group's massive "Satellite" CD and has worked on major hit releases for such artists as 3 DOORS DOWN, KELLY CLARKSON, THEORY OF A DEADMAN, DAUGHTRY, ALL-AMERICAN REJECTS, and MY CHEMICAL ROMANCE. A spring 2012 ...

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TESTAMENT Frontman Interviewed On 'Wytching Hour'

WYKKED WYTCH vocalist Ipek conducted an interview with TESTAMENT frontman Chuck Billy at the November 2 Ft. Lauderdale, Florida stop of the band's North American tour with ANTHRAX and DEATH ANGEL. The chat, which aired on the November 10, 2011 edition of "Wytching Hour" show on Metal Messiah Radio, can be streamed using the audio ...

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TESTAMENT Guitarist Interviewed In Orlando (Video)

Lisa Kart of the Tampa Metal Music Examiner conducted an interview with guitarist Alex Skolnick of San Francisco Bay Area metallers TESTAMENT on November 1, 2011 at the House Of Blues in Orlando, Florida. You can now watch the chat below. TESTAMENT's new album, "The Dark Roots Of Earth", is tentatively due in late April/early ...

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