Video footage of former THE GATHERING vocalist Anneke van Giersbergen performing an acoustic version of the song “Sunny Side Up” on May 22, 2010 in Paris, France can be viewed below.
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Drummer Steve Asheim of Florida death metal veterans DEICIDE was interviewed by the “Metal Eye” show on Z1 TV when the band performed in Zagreb, Croatia on May 25, 2010 at club Boogaloo.
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Pop Up Records has announced that they have begun work on a tribute to influential 90s era “space rock” outfit, Hum. Hailing from Champaign-Urbana, IL, the band released several albums throughout the 90’s, both independently and with the major label RCA. Their breakout hit “Stars” catapulted the band into the limelight for a brief period, but the band largely remained an underground favorite.
Several bands have already been confirmed for the HUM tribute album including: Funeral For A Friend, The Esoteric, (Damn) This Desert Air, and Anakin. The album will be presented by a team of like minded individuals including: Pop Up Records, ExplodingInSound.com, escapingtheordinary.net, decoymusic.com Chancellor Design, and HOUSEWITHOUTWALLS Design. It is expected in 2011.
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Official Metallica.com footage of METALLICA’s May 23, 2010 concert at Halle Tony Garnier in Lyon, France ? including clips of the pre-show meet-and-greet and tuning-room jam as well as the actual performance ? can be viewed below.
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Steven Rosen from Ultimate-Guitar.com spoke with legendary bassist Geezer Butler (HEAVEN & HELL, BLACK SABBATH) about the upcoming Eagle Rock Entertainment release, Black…
Continue reading BLACK SABBATH Bass Legend Geezer Butler Talks About Paranoid
Armoury Records/Eagle Rock have confirmed an August 3rd release date in North America for Polish prog rock/metal band VOTUM’s second album Metafiction. The album has…
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Israeli metal sensation ORPHANED LAND have just performed a huge support show with metal gods METALLICA at the Ramat Gan stadium in Israel on May…
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The memorial service for RONNIE JAMES DIO (DIO, BLACK SABBATH, HEAVEN & HELL, RAINBOW, ELF) was held yesterday (May 30th) at the Hall Of Liberty…
Continue reading GLENN HUGHES, GEOFF TATE, JOEY BELLADONNA, RUDY SARZO Perform At RONNIE JAMES DIO Memorial; Video…
Austrian female-fronted symphonic metal band EDENBRIDGE filmed a video last weekend for the song “Higher” with director Silvan Buege (Blackstage TV).
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Professionally filmed video footage of MEGADETH’s May 30, 2010 performance at the Rock In Rio festival in Lisbon, Portugal can be viewed below (the footage originally aired on the Portuguese cable television channel SIC Radical).
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“Blood Of The Nations”, the new studio album from reformed German heavy metal legends ACCEPT, will be released via Nuclear Blast Records on the following dates: August 20: Europe September 14: North America “Blood Of The Nations” was recorded at Backstage Studio in Derbyshire, England with acclaimed British producer and SABBAT guitarist Andy Sneap (MEGADETH, EXODUS, ARCH ENEMY, NEVERMORE).
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This Memorial Day weekend is an especially sad one for metal and hard rock fans as they say goodbye to two of their favorite musicians.
Continue reading OZZY OSBOURNE: ‘Of Late Everyone’s Dropping Dead’