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The Xcerts to release acoustic EP

After being teased with an acoustic version of their single ‘Daydream’ earlier this year, Scottish rockers, The Xcerts, will thankfully release a full acoustic EP on October 5th under Raygun Records. The EP, titled ‘Late One Night’ (owing to it actually being entirely recorded late over one night), will be released as a limited edition signed and numbered 12” vinyl, ...

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New Danzig Single & Video: Last Ride

Danzig has released a new single ‘Last Ride’ taken from Black Laden Crown, what is his first album of all new material in seven years. There’s also a video out, directed by the man himself. Following a reunion of the classic Misfits lineup, where record numbers turned up for last year’s Riot Fest in Denver and Chicago, as well as ...

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EVIL SCARECROW announce UK dates for their ‘Rock You Like A Hurricanado’ tour

Fresh from ruling the main stage at Bloodstock Festival, everyone’s favourite robot dancing-cum-crabuloning five-piece Evil Scarecrow are delighted to announce some new dates for the start of 2017 – the ‘Rock You Like A Hurricanado’ tour backed by Live Nation. Dr Hell had this to say on the forthcoming shows: “We’re back on the road for our ‘Rock you like a ...

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Slipknot’s Mick Thomson stabbed in the head by brother

Slipknot’s #7 and guitarist, Mick Thomson, was reported to be stabbed in the head by his younger brother, Andrew,  during a drunken fight. Police were called to his home in Des Moines early on Wednesday morning. When they arrived they found Thomson with a stab wound at the back of his head. Both Mick and Andrew were taken to two ...

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Kataklysm Announce New Album Title

Death metal powerhouse Kataklysm have announced the title of their newest album, ‘Of Ghosts and Gods’.  Their follow up to critically acclaimed ‘Waiting for the End to Come’, is set to be released this summer and a short teaser can be found on their Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/kataklysm Following a busy 2014, which saw the band tour in countries like Australia and ...

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Anti-Flag sign to Spinefarm Records

Anti-Flag fans can get excited, as Spinefarm have announced the explosive punk rockers have signed to their label.  The good news keeps coming as well, with them announcing their new album, ‘American Spring’, will be released next May and that they are live streaming their January 19th show in Charlotte, North Carolina on Yahoo.  Is that enough for you? ‘American Spring’ ...

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New Rival Sons Album For Summer

Two years after charting across Europe with their Head Down album; Rival Sons are back with a highly anticipated follow-up, Great Western Valkyrie available from Earache Records this June. The winners of Classic Rock magazine’s 2012 Breakthrough Artist, Great Western Valkyrie will be the Long Beach, California band’s fourth full-length album and word has it that it is “Packed full of irresistible ...

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SISTER streaming new track “Naked” now!

The Swedish punk/metal quartet SISTER have released another single form their newest album  “Disguised Vultures“. Fans can listen to the new track Naked via Revolver Magazine! “Disguised Vultures” is said to emphasise the raw and heavy sound that SISTER are known for. It is to be released on January 27th in the UK. The album will also be available on ...

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HRH Prog Festival Announces Final Line Up!

Have you heard about HRH’s PROG festival? Because it sounds brilliantly mad. Taking place in the MAGNA Science and Adventure center in Rotherham on April the 6th and 7th 2013, the festival has zones based on Fire, Earth, Water, Steel and Wind. Oh, and they’ve got an absolutely massive amount of bands coming to play, as seen below. It’s like Doctor Who crossed with a ...

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Download Festival Announce 7 more bands!!

So far the 2013 line-up is looking awesome with these 3 mega headliners: Slipknot Iron Maiden Rammstein Today the Download Festival Team announced the following additions: Queens of the Stone Age Thirty Seconds To Mars The Gaslight Anthem Motörhead HIM Alice In Chains A Day To Remember With 100s of bands still to be announced you would be silly to ...

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