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DIZZY REED On ‘Most Rewarding Thing’ About Being In GUNS N’ ROSES For 27 Years

Longtime GUNS N' ROSES keyboardist Dizzy Reed was recently interviewed by Guns N' Roses Central. You can now listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. Asked what the most rewarding thing has been about being in GUNS N' ROSES for more than 27 years...

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MAX CAVALERA Says He Fell Into ‘Total Depression’ For First Three Months After Leaving SEPULTURA

Max Cavalera (SOULFLY, SEPULTURA, CAVALERA CONSPIRACY) was interviewed on the latest episode of "Rock Talk With Mitch Lafon". You can now listen to the chat below. Asked what it was like to leave SEPULTURA in 1996 after the release of what turned out ...

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BUMBLEFOOT Is ‘Frustrated’ By Web Sites Twisting His Words Around ‘To Make It Something That’s Inflammatory’

Sofa King Cool recenty conducted an interview with former GUNS N' ROSES and current SONS OF APOLLO guitarist Ron "Bumblefoot" Thal. You can now watch the chat below. Asked if it "bothers" him that so many interviewers are fishing for clickbait quotes ...

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Former ACCEPT Singer DAVID REECE Says Current Frontman MARK TORNILLO Is ‘Pulling It Off Well’

Ex-ACCEPT singer David Reece says that "horns were flying" when he went to see his former band perform in Italy last month. The current SAINTED SINNERS vocalist was recruited for ACCEPT's "Eat The Heat" album in 1989 following the departure of Udo Dir...

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JUDAS PRIEST’s RICHIE FAULKNER Says ‘Firepower’ Is ‘A Forward-Thinking Album’

Lords Of Metal recently conducted an interview with JUDAS PRIEST guitarist Richie Faulkner. A couple of excerpts from the chat follow below. Lords Of Metal: When did you start with the actual preparation and song writing for [the] new [JUDAS PRIEST] a...

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METALLICA’s LARS ULRICH Discusses His ‘Unique’ Drumming Style: ‘I’ve Never Been Very Interested In Ability’

In a recent interview with Polar Music Prize, METALLICA's Lars Ulrich was asked to describe his "totally unique way of playing drums." He responded (see video below): "To me, it's always about the song and the band first. And the drums, or the guitars,...

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ANVIL Announces Spring 2018 U.S. Tour

Canadian metal legends ANVIL will embark on a U.S. tour in late spring. The trek starts May 2 in Buffalo, New York and runs through June 16 in Canton, Ohio. Tour dates: May 02 - Buffalo, NY @ Buffalo Iron Works May 03 - New York, NY @ Le Poisson Ro...

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GIBSON BRANDS In Process Of Refinancing Of Company’s Bonds

Gibson Brands, Inc. has announced that it has met all current obligations to the bondholders, is in the process of arranging a new credit facility to replace the bonds, and fully expects the bonds to be refinanced in the ordinary course of business. ...

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COHEED AND CAMBRIA And TAKING BACK SUNDAY Announce U.S. Summer Co-Headline Tour

American rock bands COHEED AND CAMBRIA and TAKING BACK SUNDAY today announced their upcoming summer co-headlining amphitheater tour. The 28-city U.S. outing, produced by Live Nation, will begin on Friday, July 6 in Miami, Florida and make stops in Atla...

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Video Premiere: PRIMORDIAL’s ‘To Hell Or The Hangman’

"To Hell Or The Hangman", the new video from Irish pagan metallers PRIMORDIAL, can be seen below. The song is taken from the band's upcoming album, "Exile Amongst The Ruins", which will be released on March 30 through Metal Blade Records. The band team...

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