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Doro “Seeing more women in metal makes me happy” Bloodstock 2018 Interview

Dorothee Pesch, better known as Doro, has been on the rock and metal scene for decades. She first caught the world’s attention by way of her band Warlock, one of the most successful German metal bands of the 1980s. After they disbanded in 1989, Doro continued performing as a solo artist. She also performed at Bloodstock Festival, headlining the Sophie ...

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Bloodstock 2016: WitchSorrow, Phil Campbell and more added to line-up

Bloodstock festival 2016 fast approaches, and with now less than six months to go – more bands have been announced The first addition could not be better for the opening nights party to get you in the mood. Phil Campbell’s All Starr Band have been announced as Thursday nights head-liners, expect many covers of all the greats but this sensational ...

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RIP Lemmy: Motorhead icon dies at age 70

So the day many rock and metal fans thought would never happen has happened – as they wake to the news that Ian ‘Lemmy’ Kilmister has died of an extremely aggressive cancer after just being diagnosed on Boxing Day. Lemmy died just four days after his 70th birthday on Christmas Eve. He was born in Burslem, Stoke on Trent in ...

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Interview: Kim McAuliffe of Girlschool

Girlschool are a British heavy metal band. They formed in 1975 in Wandsworth, South London and are named after the ‘B’ side of the Wings single ‘Mull of Kintyre’. Nowadays they are closely associated with their contemporaries, Motörhead. The classic line-up of Kim McAuliffe (rhythm guitar and vocals), Enid Williams (bass guitar and vocals) and Denise Dufort (drums and vocals) ...

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See the trailer for ‘The Loudest Silent Movie On Earth’

Belgian-Swedish visual artist Bjorn Tagemos has directed a movie called Gutterdämmerung, which has the tag-line ‘The Loudest Silent Movie On Earth’. The movie ironically stars a cast of iconic rock stars including: Slash, Josh Homme, Lemmy (Motorhead), Grace Jones, Iggy Pop, Tom Araya (Slayer), Volbeat, Mark Lanegan, Nina Hagen, Jesse Hughes (EoDM), and Henry Rollins (who also co-wrote the film). Watch the ...

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Motörhead release new track ‘Electricity’

This year not only marks the 40th anniversary of Motörhead as a band, but also the 70th birthday of rock God and front-man Lemmy. What better way to celebrate than release your 22nd album – ‘Bad Magic’. ‘Electricity’ is the first track to be released from the new album, produced by Cameron Webb – who has also worked with Megadeth and ...

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Doro – Powerful Passionate Favorites

Celebrating German metal siren Doro Pesch’s career with the Raise Your Fist 30Years Anniversary-Edition, record label Nuclear Blast have included a bonus CD of rare, new and previously unreleased material under the title ‘Powerful Passionate Favorites’ and much as the American misspelling of Favourites aggravates me endlessly, I find quite a few guilty pleasures to be heard on the actual ...

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Huntress Unveil First Single from Debut Album

Huntress have unveiled the first song, titled I Want to Fuck You to Death, off of their debut album Starboard Beast. Starboard Beast is due to release on July 1st 2013 via Naplam Records. The  first single release is an exciting one at that, as it was co-written for Huntress by Motorheads very own Lemmy Kilmister. Huntress‘ front woman Jill Janus commented about the collaboration, “I ...

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Top Ten Items of Band Merchandise

Every band has t-shirts, albums, records, patches and maybe the occasional book after a few years. Then After a while, most fans will get used to the continuous production of most generic items of band merchandise. However, once in a while, a band will break the mould and explore new territory to offer fans something completely different with often very ...

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