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NIGHTWISH Release First Trailer For Essential Tracks Album “Decades”

NIGHTWISH Release First Trailer For Essential Tracks Album “Decades”

NIGHTWISH Release First Trailer For Best of Album “Decades”   Let’s be honest; it does not take any overstated words to present this exceptional band to the world out there, for they are the undisputed pioneers of symphonic metal and the icons of a whole genre. Their virtuosity is consummate perfection, their inspiration lived passion! NIGHTWISH truly understand how to captivate and enchant within seconds. Since the beginning of their career, which started on a mild summer night in July […]

AMORPHIS announce N American tour with DARK TRANQUILLITY, MOONSPELL and OMNIUM GATHERUM

AMORPHIS announce N American tour with DARK TRANQUILLITY, MOONSPELL and OMNIUM GATHERUM

AMORPHIS announce N American tour with DARK TRANQUILLITY, MOONSPELL and OMNIUM GATHERUM Melancholic progressive metallers AMORPHIS will return to North America with a co-headlining trek with DARK TRANQUILLITY this September/October. Joining them are Portugal’s premiere gothic-metallic-force MOONSPELL, and Finnish melo-death contingent OMNIUM GATHERUM.  AMORPHIS will be touring in support of their soon to be announced new album, produced and mixed once again by Jens Bogren (OPETH, AMON AMARTH, KATATONIA). More details to be announced shortly, so stay tuned! Guitarist Esa Holopainen commented: “We are extremely […]

MINISTRY announces all star guest lineup for North American tour

MINISTRY announces all star guest lineup for North American tour

MINISTRY announces all star guest lineup for North American tour   Ministry’s provocateur-in-chief Al Jourgensen has assembled an ultra-cool number of all-star guest musicians for the band’s 2018 North American tour that kicks off March 22 at the House of Blues in Anaheim, CA.  The tour is in support of the band’s upcoming album, AmeriKKKant, set for a March 9 release (Nuclear Blast). The tour’s guest line up will feature vocalist Burton C. Bell (Fear Factory), drummer Joey Joridson (Slipknot), and […]

Horror comedy “Hell’s Kitty” features star studded cameos, check out the music video

Horror comedy “Hell’s Kitty” features star studded cameos, check out the music video

Horror comedy “Hell’s Kitty” features star studded cameos, check out the music video   Ahead of the March digital and DVD release of the feature film, the filmmakers behind the new horror-comedy Hell’s Kitty have produced an exciting music video for their original song CHAINSAW KITTY. Hell’s Kitty the movie is distributed by Wild Eye Releasing On VOD and DVD starting March 13, 2018. The CHAINSAW KITTY music video was meant to reflect the often schizophrenic personality of the movie’s central antagonist – a supernatural, loving, but possessive cat named Angel. The song is currently available on Amazon and Spotify; soon to be […]

Glenn Tipton of JUDAS PRIEST replaced by Andy Sneap for tour

Glenn Tipton of JUDAS PRIEST replaced by Andy Sneap for tour

  Glenn Tipton of JUDAS PRIEST replaced by Andy Sneap for tour   At 12:30 GMT today, The Quietus will host a live chat with Glenn Tipton and Rob Halford on their Facebook page   JUDAS PRIEST released the following details on Glenn Tipton’s diagnosis of Parkinson’s Disease and his future involvement in the band: Ten years ago Glenn was diagnosed to have the onset of the early stages of Parkinson’s – from then until recently Glenn has lived his […]

NUCLEAR BLAST and PHANTOM CARRIAGE BREWERY announce craft beer collaboration

NUCLEAR BLAST and PHANTOM CARRIAGE BREWERY announce craft beer collaboration

NUCLEAR BLAST and PHANTOM CARRIAGE BREWERY announce craft beer collaboration NUCLEAR BLAST USA has joined forces with So Cal brewery and blendery PHANTOM CARRIAGE to celebrate a love for heavy metal and craft brew, with the creation of a unique beer called ‘BLAST BEAST’ Black India Pale Lager. The collaboration beer will be available in limited 16oz cans this March exclusively at PhantomCarriage.com and the Phantom Carriage taproom in Carson, CA. PHANTOM CARRIAGE comments: “We are beyond excited to announce this collaboration as we have […]

OZZY OSBOURNE Announces Final World Tour

OZZY OSBOURNE Announces Final World Tour

OZZY OSBOURNE Announces Final World Tour OZZY OSBOURNE has revealed details about his forthcoming “NO MORE TOURS 2,” a reference to his 1992 “No More Tours” trek.  The tour will feature his longtime collaborators Zakk Wylde (Guitar), Blasko (Bass), Tommy Clufetos (Drums) and Adam Wakeman (Keyboards). The initial North American dates produced by Live Nation kick off August 30 in Allentown, PA and conclude October 13 in Las Vegas, NV with a Thursday, October 11 stop at the Hollywood Bowl in Los […]

Meet The Band: KINGS WILL FALL, thrash metal from Italy

Meet The Band: KINGS WILL FALL, thrash metal from Italy

  Meet The Band: KINGS WILL FALL, thrash metal from Italy Kings will fall. Under this generalizing motto, one of the most playful, lively and explosive new THRASH METAL commands joins the scene of the genre: KINGS WILL FALL. Drummer Lukas Gross and bassist Daniel Vanzo came together in 2013 to form a band along with guitarist René Thaler. The hungry pack was completed by shouter Fabian Jung. And this optimally functioning line-up is still valid today. Musically, the four […]

Spotlite Launches A&R Ambassador Program

Spotlite Launches A&R Ambassador Program

Spotlite Launches A&R Ambassador Program   Free sing-along app, Spotlite, continues with their direct-to-fan model launching an A&R Ambassador Program targeting college students, announced today.  The unique nationwide Ambassador Program offers music-loving students an internship whereby they will earn college credits while developing their A&R skills in hopes of finding new musical talent.  The ambassadors will work remotely reporting to Spotlite Head of Artist Development, Melanie Stevenson. “The A&R Ambassador program at Spotlite is designed to offer an experiential learning […]

IK Multimedia announces iRig Stomp I/O

IK Multimedia announces iRig Stomp I/O

IK Multimedia announces iRig Stomp I/O   IK Multimedia is proud to introduce iRig Stomp I/O, an all-new generation of USB pedalboard controller for live and studio use, featuring a built-in audio interface. It is expected to be available in March 2018 and is now open for pre-order. iRig Stomp I/O is a sturdy, portable pedalboard controller that has 4 built-in switches along with an expression pedal and features a professional high-definition audio interface with 24-bit audio and up to […]

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