The Rx Bandits have posted the first in an intended series of video updates to YouTube. The band plans to document the writing, rehearsing and recording of their next full length. With studio time booked in late January or early February of 2009, the record can be expected later that year.
According to Undercover News, GUNS N’ ROSES’ “Chinese Democracy” managed to sell “only” 20,790 copies in Australia in its first full week of release ? a number that wasn’t enough to topple stalwarts PINK and KINGS OF LEON.
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Special report by Mark Gromen Neither Chris Boltendahl nor myself are native Norwegians, yet our third meeting of ?08 is on neutral ground. His band GRAVE…
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Fan-filmed video footage of the Gaahl-fronted version of the Norwegian black metal band GORGOROTH performing the song “Prosperity and Beauty” last night (Saturday, November 29) at the Asylum in Birmingham, England can be viewed below (clip uploaded by Dave Ingham a.k.a.
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After completing work on the material for their ABOVE side project, Swiss industrial metallers SAMAEL have decided that “Above” will no longer be a project but the title of their new album.
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Exeter UK’s The Cut Ups have posted the track listing and cover art for their follow up to 2006’s Paris Street in Ruins, titled The High and Mighty. Household Name Records will release the album on January 26th 2009.
The band previously posted the song “‘These Bones Were Built on Rice,” which can be downloaded here.
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BW&BK’s source in Japan has contacted us with the sad news that LOUDNESS drummer Munetaka Higuchi, who has been battling liver cancer since the begining…
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MEGADETH’s Shawn Drover has commented on the passing of LOUDNESS drummer Munetaka Higuchi, who died this morning (November 30) after a seven-month battle with liver cancer.
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THIS ENDING, the Swedish death metal band featuring AMON AMARTH drummer Fredrik Andersson, has uploaded a 51-second video teaser for its second album, “Dead Harvest”, due on January 30, 2009 in Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Italy; and February 2, 2009 in the rest of Europe via Metal Blade Records.
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Southern California progressive metallers PRYMARY have issued the following update: “We are extremely excited to announce the addition of Chance Addison into the Prymary fold….
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GUNS N’ ROSES’ new album, “Chinese Democracy”, has registered the following first-week chart positions so far (Note: The album wasn’t available a full week in many of these territories when the charts were compiled): Brazil: #1 Finland: #1 Sweden: #1 New Zealand: #2 UK: #2 Australia: #3 Ireland: #3 Japan: #3 Norway: #3 Hungary: #4 Netherlands: #4 Denmark: #7 Spain: #12 Early U.S.
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The Simpsons Treehouse of Horror Dead Man’s Jest is a new paperback by The Simpsons genius Matt Groening – out now via Harper Paperbacks, the…
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