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New RAINBOW Song Sounds Like Band’s ‘Early Days,’ Says Singer RONNIE ROMERO

New RAINBOW Song Sounds Like Band’s ‘Early Days,’ Says Singer RONNIE ROMERORAINBOW singer Ronnie Romero has confirmed to Metal Forces magazine that the Ritchie Blackmore-led group was in the studio earlier this year recording more material, including one brand new composition. “I don’t know when that song is going to …

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LINKIN PARK’s ‘Carpool Karaoke’ Episode Was Filmed Six Days Before CHESTER BENNINGTON’s Suicide

LINKIN PARK’s ‘Carpool Karaoke’ Episode Was Filmed Six Days Before CHESTER BENNINGTON’s SuicideThe “Carpool Karaoke” episode featuring LINKIN PARK — filmed less than a week before singer Chester Bennington‘s death on July 20 — is expected to air this fall. On July 14, LINKIN PARK shared a picture on Twitter …

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SACRED REICH Is ‘Not Opposed’ To Making New Music

SACRED REICH Is ‘Not Opposed’ To Making New MusicArizona thrashers SACRED REICH are contemplating writing and recording their first new music in over twenty years. Formed in 1986, SACRED REICH is part of the second wave of thrash, along with TESTAMENT, DEATH ANGEL, DESTRUCTION and DARK ANGEL. Over the years, …

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THE DEAD DAISIES’ ‘We’re An American Band’ Surpasses One Million Views

THE DEAD DAISIES’ ‘We’re An American Band’ Surpasses One Million ViewsAfter playing at the world’s largest rock festivals followed by concerts across Europe, Japan, South America and Mexico, THE DEAD DAISIES are returning home for the last leg of their world tour, playing twelve shows in support of their critically …

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PERIPHERY And ANIMALS AS LEADERS Announce Co-Headlining ‘Convergence Tour’

PERIPHERY And ANIMALS AS LEADERS Announce Co-Headlining ‘Convergence Tour’PERIPHERY and ANIMALS AS LEADERS will team up for a North American trek, dubbed “The Convergence Tour”, this fall. “This tour is a long time coming,” said ANIMALS AS LEADERS guitar player Tosin Abasi. “Beyond being some of our favorite musicians, the …

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ALICE COOPER: Audio Samples Of Entire ‘Paranormal’ Album

ALICE COOPER: Audio Samples Of Entire ‘Paranormal’ AlbumAudio samples of all the tracks that are set to appear on Alice Cooper‘s new album, “Paranormal”, can be streamed in the YouTube clip below. Due on July 28 via earMUSIC, the disc features two songs written and recorded with the original members …

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LINKIN PARK Recordings Enter Midweek U.K. Charts Following CHESTER BENNINGTON’s Death

LINKIN PARK Recordings Enter Midweek U.K. Charts Following CHESTER BENNINGTON’s DeathAccording to Billboard.com, nine of LINKIN PARK‘s recordings have entered the U.K.’s midweek charts in the wake of frontman Chester Bennington‘s tragic death. The band’s 2001 debut, “Hybrid Theory”, is on target to re-enter the chart at No. 3, and …

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GEOFF TATE Doesn’t Know If Encounter With Former Bandmates In QUEENSRŸCHE Is Beginning Of Healing Process

GEOFF TATE Doesn’t Know If Encounter With Former Bandmates In QUEENSRŸCHE Is Beginning Of Healing ProcessEx-QUEENSRŸCHE singer Geoff Tate spoke to the Chicago Tribune about his recent encounter with his former bandmates at Rock Fest Barcelona in Spain where the band performed on one stage and he performed with rock …

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Former MAYHEM Frontman MANIAC Resurrects DAMAGE INC. Fanzine And Publishes Retrospective Anthology

Former MAYHEM Frontman MANIAC Resurrects DAMAGE INC. Fanzine And Publishes Retrospective AnthologyFollowing on from the recent announcement by former MAYHEM frontman Sven Erik Kristiansen (a.k.a. Maniac) that after thirty years he would be resurrecting Damage Inc., the date of September the 1 has been set for the relaunch of what …

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CHESTER BENNINGTON Bought His Home Less Than Two Months Before Suicide

CHESTER BENNINGTON Bought His Home Less Than Two Months Before SuicideAccording to TMZ, Chester Bennington bought his new home just two months before he committed suicide there. The LINKIN PARK frontman paid $2.4 million for the Palos Verdes Estates home back in June. The five-bedroom, four-bathroom house is in an …

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