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New Album Ahead of UK Tour for Robert Cray

Blues guitarist and singer-songwriter Robert Cray releases In My Soul in the UK on March 31, 2014 on the Provogue label. This will be the 17th studio album for the 5 times Grammy winner, 15 times Grammy nominee and multi-platinum selling artist. The album will be followed by an extensive UK/European Tour that kicks off at The Anvil in Basingstoke, ...

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Dregen announces debut solo album

Swedish guitar extraordinaire Dregen has announced his first solo studio album. The guitarist, known for his contributions to Hellacopters, Backyard Babies and Michael Monroe’s band will be releasing his self-titled debut on Spinefarm Records on October 7th. Dregen commented: “Y’know, that was the hardest part, I was staring at my records for over a year, thinking, ‘How the f**k can ...

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Exumer announce line-up change + UK tour

German thrashers, Exumer,have announced the departure of guitarist H.K.. The guitarist left for personal reasons, vocalist Mem V. Stein comments: “We were sad to let H.K. go after touring with him for the past three years and recording our comeback album in 2011. However, the thrashing must go on and we already have found a session guitarists who will accompany ...

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Slayer’s Jeff Hanneman has passed away

We are utterly devastated to report that founding member and guitarist for Slayer, Jeff Hanneman, has died at the age of 49. The band posted the following statement on their Facebook page: Slayer is devastated to inform that their bandmate and brother, Jeff Hanneman, passed away at about 11AM this morning near his Southern California home. Hanneman was in an ...

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Pentagram reveal their new guitarist

Virginia rockers Pentagram have announced their new guitarist after previous guitarist Victor Griffin left the post in the late 2012. After spending the last few months sifting through hundreds of applicants from all corners of the world, Pentagram have finally announced Matt Goldborough will be taking up the role. Matt is best known for his work with Philadelphia rock band ...

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