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SKELETONWITCH: 'Serpents Unleashed' Cover Artwork Unveiled

Ohio metallers SKELETONWITCH will release their new album, "Serpents Unleashed", on October 29 via Prosthetic Records. The follow-up to 2011's "Forever Abomination" was recorded this past spring at GodCity Studio with Kurt Ballou (CONVERGE, KVELERTAK, HIGH ON FIRE). The cover artwork for the CD was created by John Baizley (BARONESS, KYLESA, KVELERTAK), who previously worked ...

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D.R.I. Frontman Interviewed On 'Hangar 19' (Audio)

Cutter of Envision Radio Networks' "Hangar 19" recently conducted an interview with Kurt Brecht (vocals) of hardcore/metal crossover pioneers D.R.I. (DIRTY ROTTEN IMBECILES). You can now listen to the chat using the audio player below. D.R.I. canceled its previously announced European tour so that the band's guitarist, Spike Cassidy, could receive treatment for tendinitis. Cassidy ...

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NIRVANA: 20th-Anniversary Edition Of 'In Utero' Due In September

To say that NIRVANA's third and ultimately final studio album "In Utero" was 1993's most polarizing record would be the understatement of a decade. The unadorned sonic rawness of Steve Albini's recording laid bare every primal nuance of the most confrontational yet vulnerable material Kurt Cobain, Krist Novoselic and Dave Grohl would ever record. And ...

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THE 69 EYES To Release Second Graphic Novel At FANGTASIA III

This summer, gothic boutique publisher Seraphemera Books & Music will continue to reveal more of the history from Helsinki, Finland-based gothic metallers THE 69 EYES in the second part of the three-part series The 69 Eyes: Helsinki Vampires. The second issue of the trilogy will premiere on July 20 in New Orleans at Fangtasia III ...

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Rare Commercial For NIRVANA's 'In Utero' Surfaces

According to The Pulse Of Radio, a rare commercial for NIRVANA's third and final studio album, 1993's "In Utero", has surfaced online ahead of a planned 20th-anniversary reissue of the disc. The clip, made to resemble an old-fashioned TV advertisement, features comedian Bobcat Goldthwait in drag as a "militant" birthing instructor who supervises as Kurt ...

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TOXIC HOLOCAUST Completes Work On New Album

Portland's favorite punk metal combatants TOXIC HOLOCAUST recently completed the recording of their long-anticipated forthcoming new full-length. Titled "Chemistry Of Consciousness", the 12-track beast of an offering was recorded by the bandmembers themselves, mixed with CONVERGE guitarist and renowned producer Kurt Ballou at his own GodCity Studio and mastered by Brad Boatright (SLEEP, FROM ASHES ...

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CRADLE OF FILTH: Drum-Cam Footage From São Paulo

Drum-cam footage of CRADLE OF FILTH's Martin "Marthus" Skaroupka performing the songs "A Dream Of Wolves In The Snow" and "Summer Dying Fast" on April 20 at Carioca Club in São Paulo, Brazil can be seen below. CRADLE OF FILTH is working on an adult comic book, the story for which has been scripted by ...

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Video: KVELERTAK Hits New York City

Video footage of Norwegian rockers KVELERTAK going out drinking, getting tattooed, and playing a sold-out show at New York's Studio at Webster Hall can be seen below. KVELERTAK's sophomore album, "Meir", topped the official chart in Norway. The CD, which sold 1,800 copies in the United States in its first week of release, was issued ...

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KVELERTAK Interviewed At Finland's PROVINSSIROCK Festival (Video)

Kaaos TV conducted an interview with Norwegian rockers KVELERTAK before their June 14 performance at the Provinssirock festival in Seinäjoki, Finland. You can now watch the chat below. KVELERTAK's sophomore album, "Meir", topped the official chart in Norway. The CD, which sold 1,800 copies in the United States in its first week of release, was ...

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SOUNDGARDEN Bassist Says He Almost Joined NIRVANA

According to The Pulse Of Radio, SOUNDGARDEN bassist Ben Shepherd told Denver Westword in a new interview that he almost became the lead guitarist for another iconic Seattle band: NIRVANA. Shepherd explained, "[Before I joined SOUNDGARDEN in 1990] I was supposed to play lead guitar for [NIRVANA] . . . The first time Kurt [Cobain, ...

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HIGH ON FIRE To Release Two Live Albums

San Francisco Bay Area titans HIGH ON FIRE will release "Spitting Fire Vol. 1" and "Spitting Fire Vol. 2" on June 18. The track listing spans the course of the band's history with hits like "Fertile Green", "Frost Hammer" and "10,000 Years". "Spitting Fire" was recorded live in two marquee New York City venues; The ...

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SKELETONWITCH: New Album Title Announced

Ohio metallers SKELETONWITCH have set "Serpents Unleashed" as the title of their new album, due this fall via Prosthetic Records. The follow-up to 2011's "Forever Abomination" was recorded this spring at GodCity Studio with Kurt Ballou (CONVERGE, KVELERTAK, HIGH ON FIRE). SKELETONWITCH is currently headlining a primarily Canadian tour that includes an appearance at the ...

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KVELERTAK: Video Interview Posted Online

VocalVictim.de conducted an interview with Norwegian rockers KVELERTAK on March 18 in Munich, Germany. You can now watch the chat below. KVELERTAK's sophomore album, "Meir", topped the official chart in Norway. The CD, which sold 1,800 copies in the United States in its first week of release, was issued on March 26 via Roadrunner Records. ...

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CRADLE OF FILTH Frontman Interviewed In Sydney (Video)

Music Feeds conducted an interview with vocalist Dani "Filth" Davey of British extreme metallers CRADLE OF FILTH on May 11 in Sydney, Australia. You can now watch the chat below. As previously reported, Dani has completed work on a poetry book, "Across The River Bedlam", for release later in the year. The book, which will ...

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CONVERGE Interviewed On Australia's HEAVY TV (Video)

Heavy TV conducted an interview with CONVERGE guitarist Kurt Ballou prior to the band's February 15 concert at Billboard The Venue in Melbourne, Australia. You can now watch the chat below. CONVERGE's new album, "All We Love We Leave Behind", sold 6,400 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut ...

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RAMMING SPEED: 'Grinding Dissent' Lyric Video Released

The official lyric video for the song "Grinding Dissent" from Boston thrashers RAMMING SPEED can be seen below. The track comes off the band's Prosthetic Records debut, "Doomed To Destroy, Destined To Die", which will be released in North America on June 25. The CD was recorded with Kurt Ballou (HIGH ON FIRE, CONVERGE, KVELERTAK) ...

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KVELERTAK: 'Kvelertak' Video Released

"Kvelertak", the new video from Norwegian rockers KVELERTAK, can be seen below. The clip, which was shot by noted Norwegian photographer and filmmaker Stian Andersen, follows the band on their recent European tour. Says KVELERTAK: "Stian Andersen and Erik Treimann came along on for a couple of shows on our recent release tour of Europe. ...

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KVELERTAK: New Video To Premiere Tomorrow

"Kvelertak", the new video from Norwegian rockers KVELERTAK, will make its online debut tomorrow morning (Friday, April 26). The clip, which was shot by noted Norwegian photographer and filmmaker Stian Andersen, follows the band on their recent European tour. Says KVELERTAK: "Stian Andersen and Erik Treimann came along on for a couple of shows on ...

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