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MAYNARD JAMES KEENAN Has Finished Writing ‘Words And Melodies’ To All But One New TOOL Song

Maynard James Keenan has revealed that he has finished writing the "words and melodies" to all but one new TOOL song that will appear on the band's next album. TOOL hasn't released any new music since the "10,000 Days" LP, which came out in May 2006, ...

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Watch QUEENSRŸCHE Perform On ‘Monsters Of Rock Cruise’

Fan-filmed video footage of QUEENSRŸCHE performing the song "Queen Of The Reich" on February 12 during this year's Monsters Of Rock Cruise can be seen below. QUEENSRŸCHE is expected to enter the studio soon to begin recording its new album for a tenta...

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FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH Guitarist To Participate In ‘2018 Tour Of Champions Bowl-A-Thon’ Charity Event

FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH's Zoltan Bathory will once again lend a helping hand to Down Syndrome Foundation Of Florida's 2018's Tour Of Champions Bowl-A-Thon charity event. The benefit will take place on Sunday, February 18 at Orlando's Boardwalk Bowl Ent...

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MIKE PORTNOY: ‘Metal Is Bigger And Better Than Ever’

Former DREAM THEATER and current SONS OF APOLLO and METAL ALLEGIANCE drummer Mike Portnoy was recently interviewed by Anne Erickson. You can now listen to the chat below. Asked for his opinion on the state of the current heavy metal scene, Portnoy sai...

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JOHN 5 Reiterates Praise For Forthcoming ROB ZOMBIE Album: ‘It’s His Best Record Yet, By Far’

John 5 (ROB ZOMBIE, MARILYN MANSON) was interviewed by El Prezidente of the New Jersey radio station 91.3 WTSR's "The Chainsaw Symphony" after the guitarist's February 11 performance at The Stanhope House in Stanhope, New Jersey. The full conversation ...

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BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE’s MATT TUCK On Band’s Future: ‘Everything’s Looking Very, Very Bright For Us’

Guitarist/vocalist Matt Tuck of BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE was recently interviewed by Master T of RX TV. The two-part conversation can be viewed below. A few excerpts follow (as transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET): On the factors to which he attributes the...

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New TOOL Music Is ‘Progressive Metal At Its Most Atmospheric,’ Says SEBASTIAN BACH

Sebastian Bach has praised the music that has been written for TOOL's next album, describing it as "progressive metal at its most atmospheric." The former SKID ROW singer got a chance to hear the material that TOOL has been working on while attending ...

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ACCEPT Bassist Says Band Has No ‘Farewell Tour’ Plans: ‘We Think We Have Something To Say Still’

ACCEPT bassist Peter Baltes was recently interviewed by Italy's SpazioRock. The full conversation can be viewed below. A few excerpts follow (as transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET): On the response to the group's latest album, 2017's "The Rise Of Chaos":...

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PUREST OF PAIN Feat. DELAIN Members: ‘Solipsis’ Album Due In March

Dutch melodic death metal band PUREST OF PAIN will release its debut album, "Solipsis", on March 1. The follow-up to the 2013 single "Momentum" and 2011 EP "Revelations In Obscurity" will be available on CD, vinyl plus as a digital release. A song from...

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