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Download 2019: Bands you NEED to see as chosen by the fans

Now in its 16th year, Download Festival is the biggest and most anticipated weekend in the rock music calendar. Not only does the festival live up to its hype in it’s UK home but the Download name is now being used around the world. in 2019, is it an honour for bands to grace the stage at Donnington Park, as ...

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Craziest Tour Riders in Rock

Top Ten Craziest Tour Riders in Rock

While recent studies have suggested that there are a number of health benefits associated with rock music, some of the tour riders on this list are about as far away from healthy as you can imagine. From bald, toothless hookers to boa constrictors – not to mention copious amounts of alcohol – some of these tour riders have doubtless driven ...

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Barney Greenway of Napalm Death “It doesn’t matter if you’re young or old, you can do it!” #DL2018

Returning to Download for the fifth time, Birmingham grindcore pioneers Napalm Death headlined the Dogtooth stage last Sunday to a packed-out crowd hungry for destruction. After recently releasing the compilation album Coded Smears & More Uncommon Slurs, a filth encrusted collection of Napalm tracks spanning from 2004 – 2016, the four-piece have taken to the road for a titanic series ...

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System Of A Down. Biffy Clyro. Aerosmith.

System Of A Down. Biffy Clyro. Aerosmith. Prophets Of Rage. Five Finger Death Punch. AFI. Alter Bridge. Mastodon. Sum 41. Rob Zombie. Slayer. Opeth. Good Charlotte. The Dead Daisies. Ministry. Airbourne. The names speak for themselves, and perhaps one of the more exciting names this year is Prophets Of Rage: an amalgamation of Rage Against The Machine, Public Enemy and ...

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Download 2017: First bands announced

The wait is over, the first bands for Download Festival 2017 have been announced: Aerosmith Biffy Clyro  System Of A Down Other bands playing at the festival include@ Slayer Rob Zombie  Prophets Of Rage Five Finger Death Punch Motionless In White AFI Of Mice and Men Sleeping With Sirens Simple Plan The Story So Far Everytime I Die Fozzy All ...

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SLAYER reveal ‘PRIDE IN PREJUDICE’ completing the ‘REPENTLESS’ trilogy

A convicted prisoner on death row…a family unit putting up the Christmas decorations… two worlds, lightness and darkness colliding…white supremacists…ruthless murders…Welcome to SLAYER’s ‘Pride in Prejudice’ music video. Conceived and directed by BJ McDonnell and featuring some of today’s most iconic horror movie actors including Danny Trejo (‘Machete,’ ‘From Dusk Til Dawn’) and Jason Trost (‘Hatchet III’), the premiere of ...

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Bloodstock 2016 Highlights: Sunday

Last day of a fantastic weekend full of metal and good times. This has been the biggest Bloodstock to date, and what better way to end it with two of the big four: Anthrax and Slayer! Check out our highlights of Thursday / Friday and Saturday here. Through many confusing ‘Harambe’ lines, black rum ice cream, nacho bowls and real ...

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Slayer announced as final Bloodstock 2016 headline act!

As 2016 gets closer each day, Bloodstock proudly announce legends Slayer as their final headline act. Having just released their 12th studio album, Slayer will be playing Sunday at Catton Park. Check out Slayer’s new video for ‘Relentless’ starring Danny Trejo: Iconic Slayer guitarist, Kerry King, had this to say: “I’m looking forward to heading back to Bloodstock, as always!  ...

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Review: Slayer – Repentless

It has been a dark few years for Slayer. No, I’m not talking about the overall tone of their music (which I’m pleased to say is still dark). In the last few years they’ve had to deal with the departure of drummer Dave Lombardo and the death of guitarist and lyricist Jeff Hanneman. Paul Bostaph replaces Lombardo on drums for ...

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SLAYER – the godfathers of Thrash Metal released their new single

The Californian thrash metal titans have released their first single ‘When The Stillness Comes’ from their upcoming album. Guitarist Kerry King explains that he was in a very vicious mood when the thought of the new track descended on him: We were touring Europe and we had a three-hour ride in some fucking minivan and I’m just miserable in the backseat, not into ...

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