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RATT’s JUAN CROUCIER Addresses BOBBY BLOTZER’s ‘Low-Class’ Comments About His Stage Moves

RATT’s JUAN CROUCIER Addresses BOBBY BLOTZER’s ‘Low-Class’ Comments About His Stage MovesJuan Croucier has fired back at his former bandmate Bobby Blotzer, saying that the RATT drummer’s comments about him were “inappropriate” and “low class.” Blotzer has been embroiled in a legal battle with Croucier and other members of the …

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Watch IRON MAIDEN’s Entire San Antonio Concert

Watch IRON MAIDEN’s Entire San Antonio ConcertFan-filmed video footage of IRON MAIDEN‘s entire June 24 concert at AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas can be seen below. The band’s setlist was as follows: 01. If Eternity Should Fail 02. Speed Of Light 03. Wrathchild 04. Children Of The Damned 05. …

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TRANS-SIBERIAN ORCHESTRA Will Return This Fall In Honor Of Creator PAUL O’NEILL

TRANS-SIBERIAN ORCHESTRA Will Return This Fall In Honor Of Creator PAUL O’NEILLLess than three months after the death of Paul O’Neill, creator of TRANS-SIBERIAN ORCHESTRA, the surviving members of the multi-platinum rock theater experience have announced plans to bring the show back for a fall 2017 U.S. tour. O’Neill passed …

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SUICIDE SILENCE Guitarist Knew Some Fans Wouldn’t Like Controversial Self-Titled Album

SUICIDE SILENCE Guitarist Knew Some Fans Wouldn’t Like Controversial Self-Titled Album“Mike James Rock Show” conducted an interview with guitarist Mark Heylmun of California deathcore masters SUICIDE SILENCE at this year’s Download festival, which was held June 9-11 at Donington Park in Leicestershire, England. You can watch the full chat below. …

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DEVILDRIVER Guitarist: ‘Money Can Make People Very Egotistical’

DEVILDRIVER Guitarist: ‘Money Can Make People Very Egotistical’Frédéric Bellec of France’s Pavillon666 conducted an interview with DEVILDRIVER guitarist Mike Spreitzer after the band’s June 10 performance at the French edition of the Download festival in Paris. You can watch the full interview below. A few excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). …

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PÄR SUNDSTRÖM Says Fans Have Sent SABATON ‘Over 10,000 Ideas’ For New Song Topics

PÄR SUNDSTRÖM Says Fans Have Sent SABATON ‘Over 10,000 Ideas’ For New Song TopicsLoud TV has posted footage of SABATON‘s press conference at this year’s Hellfest, which was held June 16-18 in Clisson, France. You can watch the question-and-answer session below. A few excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On the …

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JOHN 5 On His Solo Performances: ‘It’s Like Watching Someone Juggle Chainsaws’

JOHN 5 On His Solo Performances: ‘It’s Like Watching Someone Juggle Chainsaws’Former MARILYN MANSON and current ROB ZOMBIE guitarist John 5 was interviewed on the June 11 edition of “Whiplash”, the KLOS radio show hosted by Full Metal Jackie. You can now listen to the chat using the widget below. …

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MARCUS SIEPEN Says Fans ‘Burst Into Tears’ When BLIND GUARDIAN Plays ‘Lord Of The Rings’

MARCUS SIEPEN Says Fans ‘Burst Into Tears’ When BLIND GUARDIAN Plays ‘Lord Of The Rings’Sticks For Stones conducted an interview with guitarist Marcus Siepen of German progressive power metal pioneers BLIND GUARDIAN. You can listen to the full interview below. A few excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On BLIND GUARDIAN‘s …

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W.A.S.P.’s DOUGLAS BLAIR Performs With STEVEN WILSON BAND Drummer CRAIG BLUNDELL At ROCK ACADEMY FINLAND Event

W.A.S.P.’s DOUGLAS BLAIR Performs With STEVEN WILSON BAND Drummer CRAIG BLUNDELL At ROCK ACADEMY FINLAND EventDouglas Blair (W.A.S.P.) recently joined Craig Blundell (STEVEN WILSON) onstage in Turku, Finland, where Blundell held a Roland V-series drum clinic/workshop. The pair performed two compositions by Blair‘s Boston “power duo” SIGNAL2NOISE — with Blair …

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Video: BATTLE BEAST Performs At Belgium’s GRASPOP METAL MEETING

Video: BATTLE BEAST Performs At Belgium’s GRASPOP METAL MEETINGVideo footage of BATTLE BEAST‘s June 16 performance at this year’s Graspop Metal Meeting in Dessel, Belgium can be seen below. BATTLE BEAST‘s fourth album, “Bringer Of Pain”, was released on February 17 via Nuclear Blast Records. The ten-track disc was recorded …

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