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NEWS ITEMS FOR SEPTEMBER 2011


stampede Stampede Give Away New Studio Track 'Shadows Of The Night' Free

accept Accept Retreat To The Studio To Write The Next Album

thunder Additional Thunder Xmas Show And More Evenings With Danny And Ben

black widow Black Widow To Release Brand New Studio Album On Halloween

bolero Bolero Streaming New Song Online Now

korn Korn Set To Release Tenth Studio Album On December 5th

kill devil hill Kill Devil Hill Sign With SPV And Announce Tour Dates

hostile KK Downing Produced Hostile Complete Debut Album

sylosis Sylosis To Host First Kramer Guitar Metal Masterclass

opeth heritage Opeth Post First Part Of 'Heritage' Track-By-Track Breakdown

blackfoot Blackfoot To Hit The UK Stages Once More

the horde The Horde Streaming Two Songs From New Album Online Now

divine ascension Divine Ascension Debut Album 'As The Truth Appears' Available October 11th

evile Slipknot Release 'Iowa - 10th Anniversary Edition'

devildriver Devildriver Release New Video For 'You Make Me Sick'

scissor sisters Scissor Sisters Frontman Wants To Work With Queens Of The Stone Age

napalm death Napalm Death Sign New Deal With Century Media Records

dark tranquility Dark Tranquility Premiere 'Zero Distance' Video Online Plus European Tour Dates

mastodon Mastodon Streaming Brand New Album Online Now

kobra and the lotus Kobra And The Lotus Update UK December Dates

anvil Anvil Announce USA Tour Dates For October

veronica freeman Benedictum's Veronica Freeman Added to Rockin' Recovery Tour

blind guardian Blind Guardian Featured In The New Trailer For 'The Cursed Crusade'

oliver holzwarth Rhapsody Of Fire Announce New Bass Player

nightwish storytime Nightwish - The First Single: 'Storytime'

lacuna coil Lacuna Coil Announce Release Date Of First Single From First Album

black country communion The Trews To Play Nine October UK Dates

chthonic Chthonic, Taiwan's Premier Hard Rockers To Support Arch Enemy, Plus Win A Trip To Taiwan

black country communion Frontiers Bands Journey And Whitesnake Nominated For Awards

black country communion Black Country Communion To Release 'Live Over Europe' DVD And Blu-Ray

firewind Firewind Frontman Replaced For European Tour

warbringer Warbringer Announce Live UK Dates

steel panther Steel Panther Reveal 'Balls Out' Artwork

onslaught Onslaught UK Tour With Gamma Bomb Hits London Tonight

pegazus Pegazus Reveal Very Special Touring Line-Up And Confirm More Tour Dates

rush Rush Unveil 'Time Machine 2011: Live In Cleveland 2-CD Set

funeral for a friend Funeral For A Friend Set To Release New EP 'See You All In Hell'

allele Allele Set To Kick Off US Tour

evile Evile Surprise Die-Hard Fans With Hand-Delivery Of New Album

todd rundgren Todd Rundgren's UK Tour Starts In Manchester On October 1st

sonic youth Sonic Youth's 'Hits Are For Squares' Released October 31st

machine head Machine Head Confirmed For Wacken 2012

megadeth Megadeth Post New Track 'Never Dead' From Forthcoming New Album

earth Iced Earth – Second Webisode Online Now

dimmu borgir Dimmu Borgir Announce Extra European Dates

rage Rage - First Information On The New Album

holyhell HolyHell Announce New Drummer With A Free Song Download For Their Fans

jbs dudley Legendary Midlands Venue JB's Of Dudley Future Is Secured

tori amos Tori Amos Throws Down The Gauntlet To Metal Bands: "I'll Take Them Down, Alone, By Myself"

iced earth with stu block More Metal Labels Pull Catalogs From Spotify

ronnie munroe lords of the edge Ronnie Munroe 'Lords Of The Egde' Set For Release

lacuna coil Lacuna Coil 'Dark Adrenaline' Out January 23rd 2012

black country communion Black Country Communion's 'Live Over Europe' In Cinemas On November 1st

iced earth with stu block Iced Earth - First Webisode And European Opening Acts Announced

evile Evile Cover Nirvana's 'Lounge Act' On Kerrang! Commemorative CD

krisiun Krisiun Premiere New Song 'The Will To Potency' Online

metallica lou reed lulu London Underground Ban Metallica And Lou Reed Album Artwork

insomnium Insomnium Present First Promo Video 'Through The Shadows' From 'One For Sorrow'

metallica lou reed lulu Scarlet Records Launches Bakerteam Records

janes addiction Jane's Addiction To Release Brand New Album 'The Great Escape Artist'

white wizzard White Wizzard Streaming 'Fight To The Death' From New Album

vader Vader, Gorgoroth And Valkyrja To Head Out On Full European Tour

avenged sevenfold Avenged Sevenfold Announce USA Headlining Tour For Nov/Dec

metaltalk.net MetalTalk.net Announces New Management/ Organisational Structure

the rotted The Rotted Post Update On New Album

foreigner2 Wednesday 13 Returns To Solo Project With New Album And UK Tour Dates

foreigner2 Line-Up Announced For This Year's Supersonic Festival

foreigner2 Foreigner To Release New Album 'Acoustique'

3 doors down 3 Doors Down Announce UK Tour

evanescence Quireboys To Embark On Scandinavian Tour With New Bassist Dave Boyce

evanescence Exclusive Five Finger Death Punch Behind The Scenes Footage From Official Video Shoot

evanescence Evanescence Release Video For New Single 'What You Want'

mike patton Mike Patton Reveals New Album Details

mastodon the hunter Mastodon Streaming Brand New Album Online Now

the misfits The Misfits Announce New Album 'The Devil's Rain'

metaltalk.net MetalTalk.net Partner With Let's Go Rewards To Offer Huge Discounts On Gig Tickets

foo fighters Foo Fighters Mock Westboro Baptist Church In Fine Style

alice cooper Alice Cooper's Halloween Night Of Fear + Arthur Brown And New York Dolls

ginger wildheart Willie Dowling, Fyfe Ewing And Jon Poole Confirmed For Ginger Wildheart's 'Triple Album Project'

rogue male Rogue Male Post New Video For 'Liar'

opeth Opeth Streaming New Album Online Now

machine head Machine Head Lyric Video For Locust Up On Kerrang

voodoo six Voodoo Six Announce Tour Dates And Limited Edition EP

yes World's Greatest Prog Rock Band Yes To Hit The UK In November

tracer Tracer Premiere Video For New Single

the damned Iced Earth Announces European Tour Support

the damned The Damned Celebrate Their 35th Anniversary With UK Tour Playing Two Classic Albums

doogie white First Track From Doogie White Solo Album Streaming Online Now

judas priest Judas Priest Announce New Compilation Album

evile Evile Release New Music Video For 'Cult'

thunder Thunder Announce Xmas Show 2011 And An Evening With Danny And Ben

cradle of filth evermore Cradle Of Filth: 'Evermore Darkly...' DVD Coming 17th October

primus Primus Announce Two Special Shows At The London Royal Albert Hall

nightwish Rivals Sons Confirm European Headline Tour For November

nightwish Formation Of British Supergroup Snakecharmer Announced

finntroll Finntroll Release Special European Tour Edition Of 'Nifelvind'

puddle of mudd Puddle Of Mudd Re-Release Album And Annoucne UK Tour Dates With Soil

sonata arctica Sonata Arctica Reveal 'Live In Finland' Details

iced earth jon schaffer Iced Earth Re-Records Epic 'Dante's Inferno' And Gives It Away Free

draem theater Former Dragonforce Singer ZP Theart Breaks His Silence

enter shikari Enter Shikari About To Release New Single 'Snakepit'

nightwish New Five Finger Death Punch Album Released In October

nightwish Nightwish 'Imaginaerum' Album Release Date, Cover & Track Teasers

edguy Edguy Hit The German Charts At Number Three

venom Venom Back In Action With New Album And Festival Headlining Slot

ghost Leslie West Teams Up With Slash, Lukather And Bonamassa

ghost Ghost Forced To Cancel US Tour

krisiun great execution SNOW: Pure Uncut Rock 'n' Roll With Ex-Quiet Riot And Ratt Members

krisiun great execution New Krisiun Album 'The Great Execution' Out In October

draem theater Dream Theater Announce 2012 UK Tour

tracer Tracer New Album Gets UK Release In Early October

no sky today No Sky Today Announces USA Tour Dates

warbringer Warbringer New Album 'Worlds Torn Asunder' On The Way

mastodon Mastodon Club Nights To Celebrate New Album Release

nickelback Nickelback Return With A New Album And Two New Singles

clutch Clutch Update November European Headline Shows

trivium Trivium To Host Live Video Chat This Monday 19th September

cannibal corpse Cannibal Corpse Post Update Regarding New Album

pallaspaulmackiehv Skeletonwitch Streaming New Song From Forthcoming Album

primal scream Black To Comm - Primal Scream And MC5

turisas Turisas Announce Line-Up Change

little angels MetalTalk.net Exclusive: Little Angels To Reform

steel panther Steel Panther Delay Release Of New Album

rogue male New Rogue Male Single 'Liar' Now Available As Free Download

dimmu borgir Dimmu Borgir Announce First Ever Irish Shows At End Of UK Tour

megadeth New Megadeth Track From Forthcoming New Album Now Streaming Online

fm indiscreet 25live FM Launch Year Long 'Indiscreet 15Live' Celebration

kobra and the lotus Kobra And The Lotus Return To The UK In December

metallica lou reed lulu Metallica And Lou Reed Reveal Tracklisting For 'Lulu' Album

clutch Clutch To Play European Headline Shows In November

megadeth Eluveitie Issue Recording Update

strawberry fields Strawberry Fields Live DVD Out This Autumn

megadeth Damnation Festival Final Line-Up Confirmed

megadeth Nirvana London Exhibition Dates Announced

megadeth Megadeth Play Mexican Hell & Heaven Metal Fest 2011

pallaspaulmackiehv Bad Company Guitarist Dave 'Bucket' Colwell Releases Album

pallaspaulmackiehv My Chemical Romance Sack Drummer Over Stealing Incident

pallaspaulmackiehv Pallas Cancel European Gigs Due Vocalist Surgery

fasteddieclarke Fastway Sign To SPV With New Line-Up And Album

kreator Kreator To Headline Metalfest 2012

gallows Gallows Debut First New Recording From New Line-Up

insomnium Insomnium Present Song From Upcoming Album 'One For Sorrow'

thin lizzy Thin Lizzy Recruit New Guitarist

sebastian bach Sebastian Bach Releases New Video, 'Kicking And Screaming'



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wildfire WILDFIRE FESTIVAL RELEASES 100 MORE EARLY BIRD TICKETS
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amaranthe AMARANTHE RELEASES THIRD ALBUM 'MASSIVE ADDICTIVE'
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huntress HUNTRESS TO SUPPORT AMON AMARTH FOR UK/EUROPEAN TOUR IN 2015
Huntress will accompany the Swedish Heavy Metal icons Amon Amarth on the Deceiver Of The Gods tour...

weapon uk WEAPON (UK) RELEASE NEW SINGLE IN SUPPORT OF BRITISH, IRISH AND EUROPEAN DATES
'Ride The Mariah!' video and free download is available now...

ZTV BLIND GUARDIAN BACK WITH A VENGEANCE; NEW SINGLE 'TWILIGHT OF THE GODS' RELEASED DECEMBER 7th
The wait is over! Blind Guardian are back!...

voodoo six BREAKING NEWS: LUKE PURDIE FORCED TO LEAVE VOODOO SIX DUE TO ILLNESS
The band were due to play at Legends Of Rock at Great Yarmouth this Friday night and are spending today trying to recruit a stand in vocalist...

ZTV ICONIC ROCK BAND NAZARETH ANNOUNCE VIP GIG AND DVD LAUNCH
Vocals are by newcomer Linton Osborne, an accomplished rock singer who also comes from Dunfermline and has been a friend of the band's for many years...

ZTV KISS' 'LOVE GUN' ALBUM GETS DELUXE TWO-CD TREATMENT
New version of 1977 studio recording contains previously unreleased demos, live tracks, 1977 Gene Simmons interview and liner notes by Def Leppard's Joe Elliott...

ZTV DEVIN TOWNSEND LAUNCHES SECOND EPISODE OF ZTV
"Whenever folks complain about plot inconsistencies, grammatical errors or pronunciation issues, I simply get to reply: "well that's how it is on Ziltoid's planet..."

dani filth DEVILMENT'S DANI FILTH SHOWS FANS HIS EXTENSIVE COLLECTION OF HORROR FILMS
Devilment will tour the UK in November in support of 'The Great And Secret Show'...

nightwish NIGHTWISH RELEASE LIVE CLIP OF 'ARABESQUE'
The band have also travelled to London to record with an orchestra for the new album...

manowar LOS ANGELES DOCK FIRE CAUSES MANOWAR TO RESCHEDULE RETURN TO JAPAN
The October 18th appearance is cancelled and replaced by two dates in Tokyo on October 29th and 30th...

blues pills BLUES PILLS ANNOUNCED AS RIVAL SONS TOUR SUPPORT
The dates in December are in addition to their headlining tour of the UK this November...

amorettes THE AMORETTES CONFIRMED AS SPECIAL GUESTS TO EUROPE AND BLACK STAR RIDERS 2015
The Amorettes continue to cement their reputation as one of the UK's hottest live acts...

richie ramone RICHIE RAMONE ANNOUNCES EUROPEAN TOUR AND NEW SINGLE / VIDEO RELEASE
Legendary punk drummer Richie Ramone and his band will perform a series of date in support of solo album 'Entitled'...

anthrax ANTHRAX UNVEIL THE LIVE VIDEO FOR 'IN THE END'
Charlie Benante introduces the clip taken from the band's forthcoming CD/DVD Release 'Chile On Hell'...

ulver boxset ULVER REVEAL DETAILS OF 'TROLSK SORTMETALL 1993 - 1997' BOX SET
A five CD or four LP box is available for pre-order with three hours of material including bonuses...

chronographs CHRONOGRAPHS LOSE VOCALIST MID-RELEASE CAMPAIGN
Do you have what it takes to fill Jon Sinfield's boots? Download the next single, record your own vocals and apply for the position...

blackwolf BLUES PILLS ANNOUNCE BLACKWOLF AS SPECIAL GUESTS FOR UK TOUR 2014
Blackwolf join The Vintage Caravan as support to Blues Pills in November. New single 'Kiss The Fire' is out now...

hammerfall HAMMERFALL ANNOUNCE LINE-UP CHANGES
"Life in a Heavy Metal band is indeed filled with twists and turns, highs and lows, ups and downs..."

metal all stars METAL ALL STARS SCHEDULE EXCLUSIVE LONDON GIG IN DECEMBER
A special one-off concert by the Metal All Stars featuring members of Megadeth, Dream Theater, Anthrax, Testament and many more is not to be missed...

voodoo vegas VOODOO VEGAS RELEASE LYRIC VIDEO FOR 'NO MORE'
This is the last release from the debut album as Bournemouth's finest prepare to return to the studio to record the follow-up...

enter shikari ENTER SHIKARI ANNOUNCE THE MINDSWEEP ALBUM DETAILS, PLUS 2015 EURO & UK TOUR DATES
"We pushed ourselves vocally with some of the rawest angriest vocals we've ever done as well as some of the most dulcet and delicate..."

black label society BLACK LABEL SOCIETY ANNOUNCE 2015 UK TOUR DATES
Zakk Wylde and co are bringing their explosive swagger to Europe in support of 'Catacombs Of The Black Vatican'...

evile EVILE ARE BACK WITH A NEW GUITARIST AND NEW TOUR DATES FOR 2015
"We finally get the chance to tour in support of our last album 'Skull'...we plan on playing that album in full at shows next year as we're really proud of what we put together..."

the temperance movement THE TEMPERANCE MOVEMENT 2 DISC DELUXE EDITION OUT NOW WITH BONUS LIVE TRACKS
Catch five stunning tracks recorded on the recent European tour. Fans who have already purchased the album can get these for free...

wildfire WILDFIRE FESTIVAL ANNOUNCE SEVEN NEW BANDS
Seven more red hot bands join headliners Tygers Of Pan Tang in what promises to be a scorching festival...

rival sons RIVAL SONS CONFIRMED FOR LATER WITH JOOLS HOLLAND
The band will preview their next single 'Good Things'. A further UK tour is planned for December this year...

ac/dc AC/DC REVEAL FIRST TRACK, ARTWORK AND TRACKLISTING FOR NEW ALBUM 'ROCK OR BUST'
'Rock Or Bust' is AC/DC's first studio album for six years and their first ever not to feature their founding rhythm guitarist Malcolm Young

manowar MANOWAR GIVE STUDENT MUSICIANS FROM ESSEN, GERMANY A NEW STAGE
Manowar will perform with the Bredeneyer Schulorchester. "We have offered them the opportunity to reach an audience that we know understands the tremendous power of music, and that they have more in common with than they may imagine..."

steel panther STEEL PANTHER UNLEASH VIDEO FOR 'PUSSYWHIPPED'
Biggest ever UK tour kicks off in March 2015, including a night at Wembley Arena...

texas flood THE TEXAS FLOOD SIGN LONG TERM DEAL WITH OFF YER ROCKA RECORDINGS
The powerhouse trio are ready to showcase their own brand of vintage rock to the world...

pythia PYTHIA ANNOUNCE RELEASE DATE, ARTWORK AND TRACKLISTING FOR NEW ALBUM 'SHADOWS OF A BROKEN PAST'
The band have also released the first song, 'The Key', which you can hear as part of the promo video here...

acdc AC/DC SHOOT NEW PROMO VIDEOS IN LONDON
Once inside Brian Johnson explained that Malcolm Young gave his blessing for the band to continue without him...

sanctuary SANCTUARY RELEASE VIDEO FOR 'FROZEN'
Seattle Thrash luminaries Sanctuary return with a new album and video, their first for twenty five years...

guns n roses GUNS N' ROSES TO RELEASE 3D CONCERT 'APPETITE FOR DEMOCRACY 3D: LIVE AT THE HARD ROCK CASINO - LAS VEGAS' INTERNATIONALLY
This is the first official Guns N' Roses live concert film since 1992's 'Use Your Illusion' concert video and features brand new live performances of classic GN'R tracks...

blues pills BLUES PILLS KICK OFF THEIR HEADLINING EUROPEAN TOUR
The three month tour takes in seven UK dates, including an upgraded venue in Manchester...

tesseract TESSERACT SIGN TO KSCOPE
The band have a new creative energy after reuniting with singer Dan Tompkins and have already written half of their third album, the follow up to 'Altered State', slated for a 2015 release...

primordial PRIMORDIAL TO RELEASE NEW FULL-LENGTH THIS NOVEMBER VIA METAL BLADE RECORDS
"We feel revitalized, the hunger never left and we are ready for another chapter to be written in our history..."

ill nino ILL NIÑO PREMIERE NEW MUSIC VIDEO FOR 'I'M NOT THE ENEMY'
The video tells a bold story of youthful injustice, overcoming social stereotypes and the dreams of constructing a better life...

devin townsend DEVIN TOWNSEND LAUNCHES ZTV AND NEW ZILTOID SITE
"I'm really excited to present to you the new Ziltoid website, and the first of three ZTV episodes leading up to the album release..."

judas priest JUDAS PRIEST OPEN US TOUR WITH NEW SONGS AND CLASSICS: SPOILER ALERT - FULL SETLIST HERE
The legendary British Metallers are touring in support of of their new 'Redeemer Of Souls' album...

tony wright TONY WRIGHT RELEASES FIRST SOLO ALBUM 'THOUGHTS 'N' ALL' ON 17TH NOVEMBER
The Terrorvision frontman has made a personal, heartfelt and passionate reflection of his journey...

off PUNK/HARDCORE LUMINARIES OFF! RETURN TO THE ROAD
There will be six UK dates before the band head off to mainland Europe...

queensryche BREAKING NEWS: QUEENSRYCHE ANNOUNCED AS HARD ROCK HELL VIII HEADLINERS
Following the official cancellation of W.A.S.P., Hard Rock Hell are pleased to announce that Queensryche will be stepping up to the top slot...

motorhead LEMMY TALKS TO FULL METAL JACKIE ABOUT HIS HEALTH, THE NEXT ALBUM AND THE MOTORBOAT CRUISE
Lemmy Kilmister was the guest on Full Metal Jackie's weekend radio show this weekend...

hellion HELLION ANNOUNCE NEW 'KARMA'S A BITCH' MINI ALBUM & SINGLE
Hellion's strongest line-up to date unleash first new material in over a decade...

blaze bayley BLAZE BAYLEY RELEASES 'SOUNDTRACKS OF MY LIFE' DVD
Blaze and backing band Absolva are captured in a performance celebrating 30 years in the business for Blaze...

black sabbath BREAKING NEWS: BLACK SABBATH TO RECORD NEW ALBUM AND DO ONE FINAL TOUR
Just as we told you back in May, Black Sabbath's Hyde Park performance on 4th July was not the last ever Sabbath gig...

def leppard DEF LEPPARD ROCK THE NFL AT WEMBLEY
A stage was set up on the pitch with the band performing in front of beautiful cheerleaders...

slipknot SLIPKNOT RELEASE 'THE DEVIL IN I' OFFICIAL VIDEO
Find out more about the new masks as the build up to the release of '.5:The Gray Chapter' continues...

sy keeler ONSLAUGHT'S SY KEELER TO SIT OUT FORTHCOMING US/CANADA/SOUTH AMERICA TOUR
Ex Anthrax legend Neil Turbin steps into the breach as the health issues of Sy Keeler's son mean he is needed at home...

vivian cambell VIV CAMPBELL TO UNDERGO STEM CELL TREATMENT
Trixter guitarist Steve Brown will fill in for Def Leppard's autumn dates...

haken HAKEN LAUNCH 'DARKEST LIGHT' VIDEO
"We've managed to chop the old song in half, cut away all the excess fat and produce a 6 minute rowdy riff roller-coaster that will surely find a home in the heavier side of our live show..."

the dead daisies THE DEAD DAISIES RELEASE 'THE FACE I LOVE' VIDEO
Get a look at the title track of the new EP here. A new album will follow in 2015...

primordial PRIMORDIAL ANNOUNCE UK DATES IN FEBRUARY 2015
There will also be an album launch in Dublin in November for 'Where Greater Men Have Fallen'...

protokult SING ALONG TO 'GET ME A BEER!' LYRIC VIDEO BY PROG FOLK METALLERS PROTOKUL
"For those of you who can't understand what the hell Martin is spewing, now is your chance to sing along! Get yourself a cold one and enjoy!"...

whitesnake WHITESNAKE ANNOUNCE NEW LIVE DVD/CD WITH CLASSIC AND RARE PERFORMANCES
"It's still hard for me to find the words when remembering that half the incredible band who originally recorded the 'Slide It In' album with me have passed away," says Coverdale...

metal church VOCALIST RONNY MUNROE QUITS METAL CHURCH
The band posted a statement on their official Facebook page assuring fans that the band is alive and well and that "big announcements" are expected soon...

bloodbath BLOODBATH STREAM FIRST NEW TRACK FEATURING NICK HOLMES AND REVEAL ALBUM TRACKLISTING
Sweden's masters of horror Bloodbath are set to release their fourth album of supreme death Metal, 'Grand Morbid Funeral', on 17th November 2014...

ac/dc AC/DC ANNOUNCE NEW ALBUM, 'ROCK OR BUST', AND CONFIRM DEPARTURE OF MALCOLM YOUNG
AC/DC have announced details of their 17th studio album, their first for six years and their first ever not to feature Malcolm...

lordi LORDI RELEASE FIRST SINGLE FROM NEW ALBUM 'SCARE FORCE ONE'
Tour dates to follow for the Finnish sensations. "The overall sound of the band is more modern this time, and we've tried out some new tricks here and there..."

bloodstock CANNIBAL CORPSE WILL PLAY AN EXCLUSIVE UK SHOW AT BLOODSTOCK 2015
Cannibal Corpse, Sepultura and Ihsahn join the line-up that also includes Within Temptation and Opeth...

helix HELIX ANNOUNCE TOUR OF EUROPE
This will be the first Euro tour for Helix since heading out with Kiss and Ian Gillan in the 1980s...

threshold THRESHOLD DISCUSS HOW THEY FOUND THE NEW ALBUM ARTWORK ON THE INTERNET
Damian Wilson and Richard West discuss Threshold's new album 'For The Journey', out today...

quireboys THE QUIREBOYS RELEASE 'THIS IS ROCK N ROLL II' IN ADVANCE OF NOVEMBER TOUR
Re-packaged, re-styled and with 4 bonus tracks, the rare 2001 classic from The Quireboys will be available on 23rd October...

gwar GWAR REVEAL TWO NEW MEMBERS - BLÓTHAR AND VULVATRON
Meet the latest warriors to don the latex and styrofoam and join the intergalactic crew for Gwar's "Eternal" tour...

fear factory FEAR FACTORY SIGN TO NUCLEAR BLAST ENTERTAINMENT
The journey continues for one of the groundbreaking Metal bands of our time, with new material to be released in 2015...

tank TANK BEGIN WORK ON NEW ALBUM; BAND CONFIRMED FOR BANG YOUR HEAD
The band are scheduled to enter the studio in November with a release planned for early February...

blitzallica DIAMOND HEAD TO HEADLINE COUNTY DURHAM'S BLITZALLICA IN OCTOBER
Plus legendary Metal party band Dumpy's Rusty Nuts and old favorites Holosade who are reforming especially for this headbanging estravaganza...

saille SAILLE COMMENT ON FORTHCOMING THIRD ALBUM
"'Eldritch' differs quite a bit from our two previous albums," keyboardist Dries Gaerdelen says...

winger WINGER RELEASE VIDEO FOR 'BETTER DAYS COMIN'
Winger have released a new music video - the title track from their Billboard chart breaking album...

voodoo six VOODOO SIX ANNOUNCE SIX HEADLINE SHOWS IN EUROPE
This Autumn, Voodoo Six will play six headline shows in Germany, Belgium, and The Netherlands...

michael schenker MICHAEL SCHENKER ANNOUNCES DECEMBER UK TOUR
Schenker will perform songs from the new album, which features the new single, 'Lord Of The Lost And Lonely' plus all the classics...

johnny thunders LOOKING FOR JOHNNY: THE LEGEND OF JOHNNY THUNDERS MOVIE TO BE RELEASED NEXT MONTH
When Johnny Thunders died in New Orleans on April 23rd 1991, he left behind a mystery...

metallica METALLICA TO RELEASE 27 LIVE ALBUMS BEFORE THE END OF THE YEAR AND APPEAR IN THE GUINNESS BOOK OF RECORDS
To commemorate the anniversary of the LiveMetallica.com site, the band are offering CDs and LPs of every gig they played in 2014...

kobra and the lotus KOBRA AND THE LOTUS AND THE TREATMENT ANNOUNCE UK TOURS
Kobra And The Lotus will be kicking off their Headline Tour on 24th September in support of their latest record 'High Priestess'...

rival sons RIVAL SONS RETURN TO UK FOR DECEMBER TOUR
The band appear on Letterman in the US on October 9th, and will have an exciting UK TV appearance to announce soon...

linkin park LINKIN PARK PLAY TWO NIGHTS AT LONDON'S 02 ARENA IN NOVEMBER
Following their exhilarating headline sets at the European summer festivals, Linkin Park return for their own headline tour in November...

evil scraecrow AT LAST! A NEW VIDEO FROM EVIL SCARECROW
"It's an emotional thing for us to watch back. We hope that translates to everyone that watches it too!"

sabctuary SANCTUARY POSTS LYRIC VIDEO FOR 'EXITIUM (ANTHEM OF THE LIVING)'
Sanctuary continue that legacy that they started decades ago, delivering yet another fresh take on "classic-sounding" Metal...

electric mary ELECTRIC MARY ANNOUNCE MINI ALBUM AND UK TOUR
Australian five piece Electric Mary are back to spread Rock n' Roll's genuine flavour to Europe...

accept ACCEPT REVEAL LIVE CLIP OF 'PANDEMIC' FILMED IN FRONT OF 750,000 PEOPLE AT WOODSTOCK FESTIVAL 2014
UK fans can catch the band live at The Forum in London on the 27th November 2014...

hornet HORNET ANNOUNCE NEW EP AND SINGLE
"We really wanted to just expand the sound we already had by incorporating more of our influences to make our sound more modern and diverse..."

jimmy barnes JIMMY BARNES ANNOUNCES NEW 30th ANNIVERSARY ALBUM 'HINDSIGHT'
2014 marks the 30th anniversary of Jimmy Barnes' debut as Scottish born Australian rock singer-songwriter...

dragonforce DRAGONFORCE SUPPORTS ANNOUNCED FOR FORTHCOMING TOUR
London based hard rockers Neonfly will support in the UK mainland, with Northern Irish Metalheads Conjuring Fate doing the honours at the Belfast and Dublin shows...

within temptation WITHIN TEMPTATION TO HEADLINE BLOODSTOCK 2015
Within Temptation appear as a UK exclusive. Prog Metal titans Opeth will also appear on the bill...

emigrate EMIGRATE CONFIRM NEW ALBUM FOR UK RELEASE VIA SPINEFARM RECORDS
'Silent So Long' is the second album from the band formed by Rammstein's Richard Kruspe...

highway to hell WINNERS OF HIGHWAY TO HELL 5 ANNOUNCED
Texas Flood are the overall winners from an outstanding field, winning a contract and an appearance at Hard Rock Hell...

grim reaper THE LEGENDARY GRIM REAPER RETURN TO LONDON
Get down to the Boston Music Room on 27th September for Grim Reaper with Amulet and Dark Forest...

quireboys THE QUIREBOYS ANNOUNCE UK TOUR FOR NOVEMBER 2014
The 30th anniversary celebrations continue with a world tour including a trip to North America and a nine date UK leg...

eric martin MR. BIG SINGER ANNOUNCES UK SOLO ACOUSTIC TOUR
Eric Martin will play nine unplugged dates in December 2014 with a mix of solo and Mr Big material...

absolva ABSOLVA ANNOUNCE NEW BASSIST
British classic Metallers Absolva are delighted to announce the appointment of new bassist Karl Schramm...

manowar MANOWAR ANNOUNCE NEW ALBUM PLANS AND UPDATED TOURING SCHEDULE
Manowar will headline Loud Park Festival in Tokyo on October 18th 2014 and will then resume the 'Kings Of Metal MMXIV' World Tour...

skyscraper SKYSCRAPER RELEASE VIDEO FOR 'MONDAY MORNING'
This dynamic band has been taking critics by storm with their inimitable brand of melodic hard rock...

the more i see THE MORE I SEE ANNOUNCE OCT/NOV TOUR WITH SAVAGE MESSIAH AND BULL RIFF STAMPEDE
Featuring world renowned guitarist Gizz Butt, the band always deliver incredible live shows that combine passion, energy and breathtaking musicianship...

devin townsend DEVIN TOWNSEND REVEALS Z DETAILS AND ANNOUNCES SPECIAL ROYAL ALBERT HALL PERFORMANCE
Devin Townsend is extremely pleased to announce the release of long-awaited new double-album...

blastfest AT THE GATES, DARK FUNERAL, ROTTING CHRIST AND MORE ANNOUNCED FOR BLASTFEST 2015
Bergen, Norway, former home of the legendary Hole In The Sky Festival and considered thee black metal capital of the world...

exodus EXODUS REVEAL SPECIAL GUESTS ON NEW ALBUM 'BLOOD IN, BLOOD OUT'
Bay Area thrash Metal provocateurs Exodus proudly announce the special guests appearing on their latest showcase of unrefined rage...

panzer PANZER STREAMING LYRIC VIDEO FOR 'THE LAST MAN ON EARTH'
Brazilian thrash/stoner act Panzer have just released a new lyric video on for the second track of the album 'Honor'...

bush BUSH ANNOUNCE OCTOBER 20th RELEASE FOR 'MAN ON THE RUN'
Multi-platinum alt-rock band Bush have announced an October 20th release date for their highly anticipated new album...

absolva ABSOLVA RELEASE VIDEO FOR 'LIVE FOR THE FIGHT'
The video features Luke Appleton (Iced Earth) who is playing bass for the band on the forthcoming European Tour...

giants of rock GIANTS OF ROCK FESTIVAL: FIRST BANDS ANNOUNCED
The reformed Family and pomp rockers Magnum will headline the event...

weapon uk ESTRELLA TO SUPPORT GILBY CLARKE ON TOUR AND ANNOUNCE A NEW SINGLE
The band are currently gearing up for a thirteen date trek with Clarke that includes dates in Wakefield, London and Edinburgh...

weapon uk WEAPON UK ANNOUNCE TOUR DATES FOR NOVEMBER
Weapon UK have tour dates confirmed in support of their critically acclaimed album 'Rising From The Ashes'...

amulet AMULET DEBUT ALBUM 'THE FIRST' RELEASED IN SEPTEMBER: FIRST TRACK NOW ONLINE
The album track 'Mark Of Evil' has just been uploaded to Soundcloud. Raise your fists and bang your heads on this one...

michael schenker MICHAEL SCHENKER'S GUITARS STOLEN FROM GERMAN RECORDING STUDIO
German police are examining evidence and the studio for fingerprints and DNA evidence to help catch the criminals...

jimi jamison JIMI JAMISON OF SURVIVOR PASSES AWAY AGED 63
Jimi Jamison, lead singer of Survivor, very sadly passed away on Sunday night...

distorted harmony DISTORTED HARMONY UNLEASH FOOTAGE FROM 'CHAIN REACTION LIVE!'
The Tel Aviv quintet are looking forward to bringing their show to Europe this November...

ensiferum ENSIFERUM TO BEGIN RECORDING SIXTH STUDIO ALBUM NEXT MONTH
"We are convinced that this will be a ground breaking album for us and the whole genre. Modesty? What's that?"...

les-fest wildfire LES-FEST WILDFIRE ANNOUNCES FURTHER ACTS FOR SUMMER 2015
Max Raptor, Anihilated and more join the stellar array of main stage bands...

mystery deeexpus THE HOUSE OF PROGRESSION & THE MERCH DESK PROUDLY PRESENT MYSTERY & DeeEXPUS LIVE
It's a night of Prog at The Borderline on Tuesday 9th September, one of three chances to see this unique pairing...

butcher babies BUTCHER BABIES ANNOUNCE DETAILS FOR UPCOMING 'UNCOVERED' EP
The breakthrough Metal act have chosen five of their favourite tracks to get a makeover...

avenged sevenfold AVENGED SEVENFOLD RELEASE NEVER BEFORE SEEN ORIGINAL VIDEO FOR 'UNHOLY CONFESSIONS'
Take a fresh look at the 2004 track taken from the essential 'Waking The Fallen: Resurrected'...

reckless ambition RECKLESS AMBITION AND DIRTY LIONS TO PLAY THE ROCK PATCH THIS SATURDAY
Anyone who hasn't seen Reckless Ambition, then you are in for a real treat...

meshuggah MESHUGGAH ANNOUNCE 25TH ANNIVERSARY SHOWS IN EUROPE
Celebrate 25 years of musical deviance on this tour which includes a date a London's Roundhouse...

mr big MR. BIG CHANGE RELEASE DATE FOR NEW ALBUM "...THE STORIES WE COULD TELL"
The original line-up are back with some of their most powerful material to date and their signature hard rock sound...

well eavy 'WELL 'EAVY - VOL. 1' COMPILATION TO BE RELEASED BY HANGMAN - AMULET'S OWN LABEL
Get down to the free entry release party in Camden on 29th August...

slipknot DEF LEPPARD TO PERFORM NFL PRE-GAME SHOW AT FIRST LONDON NFL GAME OF 2014
Joe Elliott: "I know what the atmosphere in the ground is like for 'our' football so I'm really looking forward to performing there before the NFL game..."

slipknot SLIPKNOT REVEAL NEW ALBUM AND TOUR INFORMATION
'.5: The Gray Chapter' will be released on October 21 followed by US dates with Korn...

hard rock hell HARD ROCK HELL 8 ANNOUNCES MORE ACTS
The Vintage Caravan, Blue Pills, Horisont, Spiders and Santa Cruz have been added to the line up for November...

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