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MANOWAR: New Album Title Revealed

According to the Swedish newspaper Aftonbladet, MANOWAR's new studio album, "The Lord Of Steel", will first be released worldwide on June 16, exclusively on iTunes and on the band's own online store, The Kingdom Of Steel. On the same date, U.K.'s Metal Hammer magazine will release a special "Steel Edition" of Metal Hammer ...

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New MANOWAR Song Featured In 'El Gringo' Movie

MANOWAR and After Dark Films announced today that a track from the band's new album will be the theme song for the After Dark Action franchise film "El Gringo", an action western starring Scott Adkins ("The Expendables 2", "The Bourne Ultimatum"), Christian Slater and Yvette Yates ("Without Men"). After Dark Action will showcase "El Gringo" ...

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TOMMY VITALY: 'Misanthropy' Video Released

Tommy Vitaly, the guitar player for the Italian power metal band SEVENGATES, will release his second album, "Hanging Rock", on May 3 via IceWarrior Records/Rock It Up Records. The CD features "fantastic cover and booklet art" by Felipe Machado Franco, who has previously worked with RHAPSODY, AXEL RUDI PELL, BLIND GUARDIAN, AXENSTAR and ICED EARTH. ...

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MANOWAR: Snippet Of Another New Song Available For Streaming

On March 12, a select group of special MANOWAR fans known as The Circle, who represent the band's worldwide fan base, were invited to a private pre-listening session of the forthcoming MANOWAR album, as well as a tour of Wisseloord Studios in the Netherlands where the album will be mixed and mastered. MANOWAR bassist Joey ...

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First Taste Of New MANOWAR Album

On March 12, a select group of special MANOWAR fans known as The Circle, who represent the band's worldwide fan base, were invited to a private pre-listening session of the forthcoming MANOWAR album, as well as a tour of Wisseloord Studios in the Netherlands where the album will be mixed and mastered. MANOWAR bassist Joey ...

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Singer DAVID FEFOLT Quits FIREWOLFE, Chooses Jesus Christ

David Fefolt, singer/songwriter for American metallers FIREWOLFE, has left the band and is pursuing a career in the Christian music genre. Fefolt, who has previously fronted such acts as VALHALLA, HAWK, MASI, FORGOTTEN REALM, and ANGELS OF BABYLON, states, "I wrote some Christian lyrics in ANGELS OF BABYLON with David Ellefson [MEGADETH bassist] and Rhino ...

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Former MANOWAR, VIRGIN STEELE Members To Guest On New WITCHES MARK Album

Ross "The Boss" Friedman (MANOWAR, THE DICTATORS), Jack Starr (VIRGIN STEELE, BURNING STARR, GUARDIANS OF THE FLAME), Jason McMaster (DANGEROUS TOYS, WATCHTOWER, IGNITOR, BROKEN TEETH) and Martin DeBourge (DAMIEN THORNE) will make guest appearances on "Witching Metal Ritual", the new album from Austin, Texas-based traditional metallers WITCHES MARK. The follow up to the band's 2009 ...

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MANOWAR's JOEY DEMAIO: 'We Constantly Live The Life Of True Metal'

MANOWAR bassist Joey DeMaio was interviewed by Metalhead TV after yesterday's (Friday, March 16) press conference in Bucharest, Romania where Joey and promoter Sorin Sararu of Project Events announced the band's headlining performance at OST Fest 2012, set to take place June 15-17 place at the Zone Arena in Bucharest. You can now watch the ...

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KRUX: New Stockholm Performance Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of KRUX — the Swedish band featuring CANDLEMASS bassist Leif Edling, ex-YNGWIE MALMSTEEN singer Mats Levén, ex-ENTOMBED drummer Peter Stjärnvind, guitarist Jörgen Sandström (also in THE PROJECT HATE, ex-ENTOMBED/GRAVE), OPETH/ex-ARCH ENEMY guitarist Fredrik Åkesson and keyboardist Carl Westholm — performing the song "The Hades Assembly" on December 29, 2011 at Debaser in ...

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THE GATES OF SLUMBER's 'Suffer No Guilt' To Be Reissued

THE GATES OF SLUMBER's "Suffer No Guilt" album will be reissued in a glorious six-panel, matte-finished digipak through Deep Send Records. THE GATES OF SLUMBER should be a household name to all lovers of true doom metal. To the uninitiated, their magnum sophomore album, "Suffer No Guilt", is the perfect place to start your journey. ...

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ROSS THE BOSS Interviewed In Brazil (Video)

On December 10, Dani Buarque of the "Lokaos Rock Show" conducted an interview with former MANOWAR guitarist Ross "The Boss" Friedman prior to his concert at Manifesto Bar in São Paulo, Brazil. You can now watch the chat below. Friedman released the second album under the ROSS THE BOSS banner, "Hailstorm", in Europe on November ...

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ROSS THE BOSS Performs In São Paulo (Video)

Fan-filmed video footage of former MANOWAR guitarist Ross "The Boss" Friedman's December 10, 2011 performance at Manifesto Bar in São Paulo, Brazil can be seen below. Friedman released the second album under the ROSS THE BOSS banner, "Hailstorm", in Europe on November 1, 2010 via AFM Records (three days earlier in Germany). One of the ...

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PEGAZUS: 'Road Warrior' Video Released

"Road Warrior", the new video from Australian metallers of PEGAZUS, can be seen below. The clip was filmed in Melbourne, Australia in the same location and on the very same road that was used for the filming of the Australian classic movie "Mad Max". It was directed again by Aaron McLoughlin and Judd Hyland, who ...

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HYSTERICA Continuing Work On Sophomore Album; London Show Announced

Swedish MANOWAR-inspired all-female metal band HYSTERICA will perform at Camden Underworld in London, England on November 19. HYSTERICA is working on a new album titled "The Art Of Metal". According to a press release, HYSTERICA is planning "something different and unique" for the upcoming CD by "unit[ing] the music with another form of art. The ...

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CRIMSON GLORY Singer To Guest On TOMMY VITALY Album

CRIMSON GLORY singer Todd LaTorre will guest on "Hanging Rock", the second solo album from Tommy Vitaly, the guitar player for the Italian power metal band SEVENGATES, Due in 2012 via IceWarrior Records , the CD will feature "fantastic cover and booklet art" by Felipe Machado Franco, who has previously worked with RHAPSODY, AXEL RUDI ...

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VAN CANTO's 'Break The Silence' Lands On German Chart

"Break The Silence", the fourth studio album from the German "a cappella metal" band VAN CANTO which consists of five singers and one drummer (no guitars, no bass, no keyboards) has entered the official chart in the group's home country at position No. 23. Released on September 23 via Napalm Records, the CD contains 13 ...

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VIRGIN STEELE: 'Age Of Consent' Reissue Due In November

SPV/Steamhammer will re-release VIRGIN STEELE's "Age Of Consent" album in November. This 2CD digipak reissue comes with bonus tracks, five of them previously unreleased, and a massive booklet with new liner notes and previously unseen photos. It will also be made available in vinyl for the first time since 1988. Release dates: Germany: November 25 ...

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SABATON Frontman Featured In New VAN CANTO Video

"Primo Victoria", the new video from the German "a cappella metal" band VAN CANTO which consists of five singers and one drummer (no guitars, no bass, no keyboards) can be seen below. The song is a cover version of the SABATON classic and features a special guest appearance by SABATON frontman Joakim Brodn. VAN CANTO's ...

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