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STRYPER Frontman On ‘God Damn Evil’ Album Title: ‘It’s A Prayer Request’

STRYPER frontman Michael Sweet has denied naming the band's new album "God Damn Evil" "just to shake things up," insisting that it's actually meant as "a prayer request." After the openly Christian group announced it was calling its new disc "God Damn...

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SEPULTURA’s Official Documentary, ‘Sepultura Endurance’, To Receive DVD, Blu-Ray Release In The Fall

SEPULTURA's official documentary, "Sepultura Endurance", will tentatively be released on DVD and Blu-ray this fall. The film, which received its world premiere in May 2017 at the Regent theater in Los Angeles, shows the journey from SEPULTURA's humble ...

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Listen To DEMONICAL’s Entire ‘Chaos Manifesto’ Album

"Chaos Manifesto", the fifth studio album from Swedish old-school death metal tyrants DEMONICAL, can be streamed in its entirety below. The disc will be released on March 23 in Europe and April 27 in North America via Agonia Records. DEMONICAL arose ...

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MEGADETH’s DAVE MUSTAINE: ‘I Have Tremendous Respect For What SLAYER’s Done’

MEGADETH mainman Dave Mustaine says that SLAYER will "go out on a bang" with its upcoming "farewell" tour. Back in January, SLAYER, one of metal's most popular and influential bands of the past four decades, announced its "final world tour" via a 30-s...

By | 2018-03-22T07:42:31-05:00 March 22nd, 2018|Rock News|Comments Off on MEGADETH’s DAVE MUSTAINE: ‘I Have Tremendous Respect For What SLAYER’s Done’

AVENGED SEVENFOLD Could Begin Work On New Album In The Fall

AVENGED SEVENFOLD frontman M. Shadows has told ABC Radio that the band could start working on the follow-up to 2016's "The Stage" album this fall. "Maybe October, November we'll start thinking about getting together and just throwing ideas around," the...

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MINISTRY Recruits Drummer DEREK ABRAMS For Spring 2018 Tour; JOEY JORDISON No Longer Taking Part

Industrial metal pioneers MINISTRY have once again recruited Derek Abrams to play drums on their upcoming North American tour, which kicks off Thursday night (March 22) at the House Of Blues in Anaheim, California. Abrams originally joined MINISTRY las...

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GENE SIMMONS On #MeToo Movement: ‘Anybody Can Say Anything And There’s No Presumption Of Innocence’

Gene Simmons has voiced his concern about the "heinous collateral damage" caused by the ongoing #MeToo movement, saying that "anybody can say anything and there's no presumption of innocence." The #MeToo and Time's Up movements were launched following...

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AEG Responds To OZZY OSBOURNE’s Lawsuit: We Have ‘Always Worked Hard To Put Artists First’

AEG has responded to the lawsuit Ozzy Osbourne filed against the concert agency, saying that the company "has always worked hard to put artists first." The BLACK SABBATH singer has alleged that AEG is using a practice called "block-booking" to force hi...

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MONSTER MAGNET: Lyric Video For New Song ‘I’m God’

The official lyric video for the song "I'm God" from MONSTER MAGNET can be seen below. The track is taken from the band's 11th album, "Mindfucker", which will be released on March 23 via Napalm. The disc "is different, a step forward and a step back at...

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BIG KIZZ Feat. Former GRAVEYARD, WITCHCRAFT Members: ‘Music Is Magic’ Album Due In May

BIG KIZZ — the rock band featuring drummer Axel Sjöberg (ex-GRAVEYARD), guitarist John Hoyles (SPIDERS, ex-WITCHCRAFT) on bass and vocalist/guitarist Pontus Westerman from Swedish garage outfit LADY BANANA — will release its debut album, "Music Is Magi...

By | 2018-03-22T05:12:21-05:00 March 22nd, 2018|Rock News|Comments Off on BIG KIZZ Feat. Former GRAVEYARD, WITCHCRAFT Members: ‘Music Is Magic’ Album Due In May