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Sidewise – Rockfest 2017

June 13, 2017 By Squid
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One Less Reason – Rockfest 2017

June 12, 2017 By Squid
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Exciting times are afoot! (And a little about me)

February 27, 2017 By Squid
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I’m a fan of (hard / classic) rock and (heavy / groove / power / djent / pirate? / insert sub-genre here) metal. Even when I find songs from other types of music that I enjoy, rock and metal will always be my first true...
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SOUNDGARDEN announce 2017 North American Tour

February 27, 2017 By Squid
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One of the most influential bands in rock music, Grammy Award-winning multi-platinum band SOUNDGARDEN, today announced a North American headline tour that will kick off on May 3 in Atlanta, Georgia at the Fox Theatre. THE...
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ROCKFEST 2017 KANSAS CITY

February 20, 2017 By Squid
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On June 3rd, the Biggest One Day Music Festival In America returns to Kansas City. Rockfest 2017 – 15 bands on two stages, 12 hours of live music at the… Kansas Speedway? The annual concert, celebrating its 25th anniversary,...
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An Evening With Axl Rose

June 15, 2016 By whussappi
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XL ROSE BREAKS HIS SILENCE In the maelstrom of his recent activities, from the long awaited, historical Guns N’ Roses stadium tour to his heralded performances as touring vocalist with AC/DC, Axl Rose has maintained a deafening...
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MONSTER ENERGY AFTERSHOCK 2016

June 8, 2016 By whussappi
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MOMENTOUS MUSIC LINEUP LED BY ICONIC BANDS TOOL AND AVENGED SEVENFOLD UNVEILED FOR FIFTH ANNUAL MONSTER ENERGY AFTERSHOCK CALIFORNIA’S BIGGEST ROCK FESTIVAL RETURNS TO SACRAMENTO’S DISCOVERY PARK OCTOBER 22 & 23...
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The Scorpions “Forever And A Day” comes to DVD, Blu-ray and digital platforms on November 27th

October 19, 2015 By whussappi
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The new fully authorized Scorpions documentary Forever and a Day is wrapping up its theatrical run and will come to DVD, Blu-ray, and digital platforms on November 27th (in German with English subtitles). The movie takes a look...
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Monster Energy Aftershock Festival Returns for Its 4th Year

September 10, 2015 By whussappi
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Monster Energy Aftershock Festival is returning to Sacramento, Ca. on Oct. 25th and 26th at its new location at Gibson Ranch. This year marks the 4th year the biggest festival on the west coast comes to Northern California for...
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Arms For Elephants Stream New Full Length “My Judas Scene”

September 1, 2015 By whussappi
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(September 1, 2015 – Minneapolis, MN) – The Minnesota post-hardcore band Arms For Elephants have released their debut full length My Judas Scene today and with the release, the group is doing a exclusive stream of the...
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Conan Goes “Rock and Roll Again” with Blackberry Smoke Performance on Sept. 14

September 1, 2015 By whussappi
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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (September 1, 2015) – This is shaping up to be a banner year for the Atlanta-based band Blackberry Smoke. The hard workin’, ass kickin’ southern rock outfit has been playing sold-out shows around the world...
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PLAGUEWIELDER “Chambers Of Death” available now; Stream the entire album for FREE via Bandcamp!

September 1, 2015 By whussappi
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Horror Pain Gore Death Productions have released the intense debut album from Luxembourg’s Doom Metal/Sludge masters Plaguewielder entitled “Chambers Of Death” on CD and Digital formats. Below is the...
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WHITESNAKE’S JOEL HOEKSTRA’S 13: “DYING TO LIVE” SONG SAMPLER MUSIC VIDEO

September 1, 2015 By whussappi
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JOEL HOEKSTRA’S 13: “DYING TO LIVE” SONG SAMPLER MUSIC VIDEO   Pre-order on iTunes or Amazon   HOLLYWOOD, CA (August 25, 2015) – Joel Hoekstra has put together a kick ass sampler of various songs from the...
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AT THE GATES launches new video clip for “The Book Of Sand (The Abomination)”

August 31, 2015 By whussappi
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AT THE GATES launches new video clip for “The Book Of Sand (The Abomination)” Swedish melodic death metal pioneers AT THE GATES continue to make waves with their highly acclaimed comeback album, At War With Reality,...
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METAL MUSICIANS FROM THROUGHOUT THE WORLD UNITE IN METASPHERICAL

August 30, 2015 By whussappi
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METAL MUSICIANS FROM THROUGHOUT THE WORLD UNITE IN METASPHERICAL Heavy metal is a universal language. And this is proven once and for all by the formation of Metaspherical, whose debut single, “Cloth Of Ought To,” is...
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TRAPT Unleash “Human (Like The Rest Of Us)” Music Video + Read an Official Statement from Vocalist Chris Taylor Brown

August 28, 2015 By whussappi
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TRAPT Unleash “Human (Like The Rest Of Us)” Music Video + Read an Official Statement from Vocalist Chris Taylor Brown  Watch “Human” Now | Read a Rumor-Squashing Interview via Loudwire  Sixth Studio Album DNA Coming...
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Swedish Metal Experts SOILWORK Release 10th Studio Album “The Ride Majestic” Today via Nuclear Blast

August 28, 2015 By whussappi
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Swedish Metal Experts SOILWORK Release 10th Studio Album “The Ride Majestic” Today via Nuclear Blast Watch a Guitar Play-through + Commentary Video via GUITAR WORLD US Tour with Soulfly, Decapitated & Shattered Sun Kicks...
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CROPSY MANIAC, BURIAL GROUND, GRAVE WAX and SEVERED LIMBS join forces to release “Four Paths To Horror” Split Album via Horror Pain Gore Death on September 18th

August 17, 2015 By whussappi
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Horror Pain Gore Death Productions have announced the epic 4-way split album between Cropsy Maniac, Burial Ground, Grave Wax and Severed Limbs entitled “Four Paths To Horror” set for release September 18th on...
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THE GUESSING GAME Featuring Jeff Rouse (Duff McKagan’s band LOADED & FOZZY) EXCLUSIVE PRE-ORDER ON ITUNES, AMAZON & GOOGLEPLAY

August 11, 2015 By whussappi
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Seattle’s number one rock band, THE GUESSING GAME   Featuring Jeff Rouse (Duff McKagan’s band LOADED & FOZZY) New Album DESTROY IT ALL on Guessing Game Music   EXCLUSIVE PRE-ORDER ON ITUNES, AMAZON & GOOGLEPLAY...
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VHS “Hi​-​Fi Horror (Uncut Edition)” available now; Stream the entire album for FREE via Bandcamp!

August 11, 2015 By whussappi
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Horror Pain Gore Death Productions have released the debut EP from Ontario, Canada’s 80’s horror fiends VHS entitled “Hi​-​Fi Horror (Uncut Edition)” as a Digital Album. Below is the official...
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Sinnerview with Tom Maxwell (HELLYEAH!) – Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival 070115

July 3, 2015 By whussappi
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When the Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival stopped in Boise, Idaho at the Ford Idaho Center, I knew that my interview with Tom Maxwell from HELLYEAH was going to be nothing but a real honest one. I have interviewed Tom before...
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Sinnerview with Robert Garza (Shattered Sun) – Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival 070115

July 3, 2015 By whussappi
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On July 1st, The Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival came rolling though Boise, Idaho at the Ford Idaho Center. I sat down with Rob Garza from Shattered Son who is currently on the Victory Records label supporting their album...
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Sinnerview with Sister Sin – Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival 070115

July 3, 2015 By whussappi
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The Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival rolled into Boise, Idaho at the Ford Idaho Center on July 1st, and brought with them Sister Sin.  Without complications, Sister Sin had trouble with a world wide glitch regarding working...
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Sinnerview with Kissing Candace – Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival 070115

July 3, 2015 By whussappi
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Kissing Candice rolled into town with the Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival on July 1st in Boise, Idaho at the Ford Idaho Center. I sat down with the guys in Kissing Candice to talk about the tour, their origins, their album...
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Sinnerview with Robert Davies and Kim Choo (Feed Her To The Sharks) – Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival 070115

July 3, 2015 By whussappi
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The Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival rolled into Boise, Idaho at the Ford Idaho Center. I sat down with Robert Davies and Kim Choo aka Chewie from Feed Her To The Sharks to talk about the tour, the album Fortitude that is on...
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Sinnerview with Levi Benton & Ryan Neff (Miss May I) – Vans Warped Tour 062015

June 22, 2015 By whussappi
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The Vans Warped Tour rolled into the Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountview, California on June 6th. Among the 30+ plus bands playing, I sat down with Levi Benton & Ryan Neff from Miss May I to talk about the tour, the new...
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Sinnerview with Dave Stephens and Kyle Pavone (We Came As Romans) – Vans Warped Tour 062015

June 22, 2015 By whussappi
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The Vans Warped Tour rolled into the Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountview, California on June 20th. I sat down with Dave Stephens and Kyle Pavone from We Came As Romans. We discussed the new self-titled album We Came As Romans as...
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CANDLELIGHT TO RELEASE SPECIAL WINTERFYLLETH COLLECTION

April 24, 2015 By whussappi
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania:  Following a very successful European launch, Candlelight Records confirms May 18 as the North American release date for The Fathers Of Albion-An Anthology 2007-2012; a four-disc retrospective...
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BRITNY FOX HAS REUNITED AND IS BACK IN STUDIO

April 24, 2015 By whussappi
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HOLLYWOOD, CA (April 24, 2015) – BRITNY FOX has returned from a long hiatus fully charged and ready to rock! The band is currently writing for a new album, and plans to book and perform select dates only at this time. In late...
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PERCUSSOR “Proclamation Of Hate” available now; Stream the entire album for FREE via Bandcamp!

April 21, 2015 By whussappi
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Horror Pain Gore Death Productions have released the new album from Philadelphia’s old school Death Metal maulers Percussor entitled “Proclamation Of Hate” on CD and Digital formats. Below is the official...
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CLUTCH: NEIL FALLON RELEASES COMMENTARY CLIPS ON FACEBOOK

April 16, 2015 By whussappi
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“FROM BEALE STREET TO OBLIVION” TO BE RELEASED ON LIMITED EDITION COLORED VINYL FOR RECORD STORE DAY April 16th, 2015  – Clutch, the influential heavy rock band from Maryland, have begun releasing commentary clips...
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OSHIEGO “Crossing The Bridge Of Siraat” out now; Stream the entire album for FREE via Bandcamp!

April 7, 2015 By whussappi
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Horror Pain Gore Death Productions have released the crushing new album from Singapore’s Death Metal maniacs Oshiego entitled “Crossing The Bridge Of Siraat“ April 7th on CD and Digital formats. Below is...
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“Through Time and Space” from California Sci-Fi Power Metal Band DIRE PERIL

March 24, 2015 By whussappi
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Dead Inside Records is proud to release DIRE PERIL‘s 3rd EP “Through Time and Space”. Vocals for the album were tracked by Norman Skinner (Imagika, Skinner, Hellscream) at Savage Screams Studios in Fremont, CA. The...
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RELLIK “Spiraling Infinite Chaos” out now; Stream the entire album for FREE via Bandcamp!

March 17, 2015 By whussappi
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Horror Pain Gore Death Productions have released the long awaited debut album from Philadelphia’s old school Death/Thrash annihilators Rellik entitled “Spiraling Infinite Chaos” on CD and Digital formats....
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ADELITAS WAY NEW EP “DESERVE THIS” OUT TODAY

March 17, 2015 By whussappi
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March 17th, 2015 – Las Vegas hard rockers Adelitas Way have released their new EP “Deserve This” on all major digital retail outlets. The EP will be followed by a full length album later this year. The “Deserve...
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