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MetalDays

Are you really living if you are not attending MetalDays this week?

You may well be, but certainly not to your full rock and metal potential. MetalDays is the festival of festivals, it’s a week long, it’s Monday to Friday of music, it’s five headliners and hundreds of bands. And well, just look at it…. This years event will see ‘The Pale Emperor’ himself, Marilyn Manson headline the first night, followed by viking ...

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The Beggars Banquet

The Beggars Banquet: Michael Joseph Photos 

This week we were given a unique opportunity to see a series of photographs by one of the world’s  most talented photographers. He captured the mood of the ‘Sympathy for the Devil’ year — 1968. Michael Joseph, from South Africa, was born in 1941 and studied at the London College of Printing and Graphic Arts when he arrived in Great Britain ...

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How rock musicians are switching from smoking to vaping

Sponsored  The world’s rock scene has long had a hard-living, hard-partying image, with plenty of wild nights, booze and cigarettes. Smoking was, until recently, a more or less essential part of the rock star look, and legends like Keith Richards, Lemmy and Siouxsie Sioux have all, over the years, been pictured smoking, and have made no secret of their habit. ...

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september mourning

September Mourning release Vol.1 of their comic-book series

Created by Top Cow founder/artist and musician Emily Lazar – September Mourning is a character that exists in social media, a rock band, and now a comic-book series. September Mourning Vol.1 collects the Kickstarter funded comic in one place. See below for a taster of the graphic-novel: September Mourning – On a war against fate, in a fight for humanity ...

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misfits

Misfits donate memorabilia to Rock N Roll Hall Of Fame Museum

New York. April 18th, 1977. What’s so important about this location and date, you ask? For one particular band, it marks the beginning of a long road now commemorated some forty years, seven studio albums and 25+ band members later. No two ways about it, Misfits have captivated young punk audiences all over the world for four decades straight. To ...

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Misfits original member Doyle appears in horror reboot ‘Death Ward 13’

It’s been a great 12 months for Misfits fans as the original members re-united for a one off show in Chicago, followed by an extensive tour by guitarist Doyle’s solo project. Now fans will be thrilled to hear Doyle Wolfgang Von Frankenstein himself is appearing in cult horror reboot Death Ward 13. Death Ward 13 is a modern remake of ...

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bloodrunners

Body Count’s Ice-T stars as an ancient vampire in ‘Bloodrunners’

You may recognise Ice-T from his band Body Count, his solo career as a rapper, or even his role in Law & Order. So what if I told you: his latest appearance is as an ancient vampire in prohibition-era  horror Bloodrunners? The latest feature by writer-director Dan Lantz, Bloodrunners is now available as a DVD/Blu-ray pack and Digital HD download ...

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Original Cruisers Motorcyle Club

Original Cruisers Motorcycle Club – Southport

2007 was made special when Charlie Brown decided to form a club along with a few friends, they called the club the ‘Original Cruisers’. Everyone involved shared the same passion for bikes and rock music, so hosted events fell into place very quickly. Between them they started to host rallies and rock nights, each event growing rapidly every month. The main ...

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“Mötley Crüe: The End”, the very last experience you cannot miss.

Tonight, on the 3rd of October, a small group of us press representatives have gathered at the Soho Screening Rooms to relive the last night of the Mötley Crüe ‘Final Tour’, that unforgettable final concert at Staples Center in their hometown of Los Angeles, on New Year’s Eve in 2015, just a few miles from the Sunset Strip where the band’s infamous ...

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Greenday

Green Day’s Billie Joe stars in his first leading role

Rock stars and movies seem to go hand in hand these days actors like Jared Leto are in bands, Ozzy makes a cameo in Ghostbusters – now Green Day front-man, Billie Joe Armstrong, has been cast in his first lead role in quirky comedy ‘Ordinary World’. Armstrong plays ‘Perry’, whose punk-rock band are on ‘hiatus’ and he has to ajust ...

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