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PERIPHERY: 'Icarus Lives!' Video Released

"Icarus Lives!", the new video from Washington D.C.'s PERIPHERY, can be viewed below. The clip was filmed in Boston with Killswitch Productions directors Mike Pecci and Ian McFarland (FEAR FACTORY, MESHUGGAH). "Wait until you see this video," says Pecci. "Loaded with epic shots, heroic stances, and awesome band performances, I will say that it is ...

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DINO CAZARES: Everything Is Always So Negative On The Internet, Especially On BLABBERMOUTH

HardcoreSounds.Net conducted an interview with guitarist Dino Cazares of California cyber metallers FEAR FACTORY before the band's March 3, 2010 performance at Nosturi in Helsinki, Finland. The chat can now be viewed below. The second of several planned in-store/meet-and-greets with FEAR FACTORY on the band's "Fear Campaign American Tour 2010" will take place ...

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FEAR FACTORY: New Video Interview Available

Rock Rebel Magazine conducted an interview with FEAR FACTORY guitarist Dino Cazares and vocalist Burton C. Bell on March 11, 2010 in Milan, Italy. You can now watch the chat below. The second of several planned in-store/meet-and-greets with FEAR FACTORY on the band's "Fear Campaign American Tour 2010" will take place on Saturday, March 27 ...

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FEAR FACTORY Goes Acoustic

Dino Cazares (guitar) and Burton C. Bell (vocals) of cyber metallers FEAR FACTORY recently took part in an interview and acoustic performance for MySpace Germany's "MySpace Music Mix". Watch the footage below. (Note: The FEAR FACTORY interview begins around the five-minute mark in the first clip.) The second of several planned in-store/meet-and-greets with FEAR FACTORY ...

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FEAR FACTORY: Behind-The-Scenes Footage From 'Fear Campaign' Video Shoot Available

Behind-the-scenes footage from the making of FEAR FACTORY's "Fear Campaign" video can be viewed below. Compiled by Christopher O'Coin, the clip offers candid, on-location interviews with members of the band, directors Ian McFarland and Mike Pecci, and still photographer Heather McGrath, among others. McFarland comments, "Making the video for FEAR FACTORY's 'Fear Campaign' was definitely ...

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Dusk - LAS CRUCES

These guys have been kicking around the periphery of the doom/stoner scene for a lotta years now, sweating it out in obscurity in Texas while stoner rock went in and out of vogue, depending on who you talked to, faster than you can say "America's Volume Dealer". LAS CRUCES have always worn their TROUBLE influences ...

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PERIPHERY: Another New Song Posted Online

Combing the complex atypical rhythms and technical precision of math rock with the sensational brutality of progressive metal, Washington D.C.'s PERIPHERY will unleash its self-titled debut on April 20 through Sumerian Records. A track from the CD, "The Walk", is now available for streaming on the band's MySpace page. "'The Walk' is a ...

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FEAR FACTORY: Athens Footage Posted Online

Fan-filmed video footage of FEAR FACTORY performing the song "Mechanize" on March 12, 2010 at Gagarin 205 in Athens, Greece can be viewed below. The second of several planned in-store/meet-and-greets with FEAR FACTORY on the band's upcoming "Fear Campaign American Tour 2010" will take place on Saturday, March 27 at Hogwild Records, located at 1824 ...

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FEAR FACTORY: San Antonio In-Store Announced

The second of several planned in-store/meet-and-greets with FEAR FACTORY on the band's upcoming "Fear Campaign American Tour 2010" will take place on Saturday, March 27 at Hogwild Records, located at 1824 North Main in San Antonio, Texas, beginning at 2 p.m. This will be the first opportunity for fans to meet the band, which will ...

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FEAR FACTORY Schedules Albuquerque In-Store Appearance

The first of several planned in-store/meet-and-greets with FEAR FACTORY on the band's upcoming "Fear Campaign American Tour 2010" will take place on Tuesday, March 23 at Hastings Entertainment, located at 4315 Wyoming Northeast, in Albuquerque, New Mexico beginning at 6 p.m. This will be the first opportunity for fans to meet the band, which will ...

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DARKEST HOUR: 'The Tides' Video Teaser Available

A teaser for "The Tides", the new video from Washington D.C. metallers DARKEST HOUR, can be viewed below. The clip was helmed by the band's "close buddy" Joseph Pattisall and will make its online debut soon. DARKEST HOUR is currently writing material for the follow-up to last year's "The Eternal Return" album. The band's next ...

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PERIPHERY Debut Due Next Month

Combing the complex atypical rhythms and technical precision of math rock with the sensational brutality of progressive metal, Washington D.C.'s PERIPHERY will unleash its self-titled debut on April 20 through Sumerian Records. Founded in 2004 by guitarist Misha Mansoor, PERIPHERY seems to always be drawing from a constant stream of inspiration. To date, the band ...

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FEAR FACTORY: First U.S. Tour Dates Announced

FEAR FACTORY will embark on a U.S. headling tour, dubbed "Fear Campaign Tour 2010", in late March. Support on the trek will come from WINDS OF PLAGUE, DIRGE WITHIN, PERIPHERY and, on select shows, DIVINE HERESY (the band featuring FEAR FACTORY guitarist Dino Cazares). So far the following shows have been announced: Mar. 22 - ...

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FEAR FACTORY: London Footage Posted Online

Fan-filmed video footage of FEAR FACTORY performing the song "Zero Signal" on February 19, 2010 at the Electric Ballroom in London, England can be viewed below. FEAR FACTORY's new album, "Mechanize", sold 10,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 72 on The Billboard 200 chart. ...

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FEAR FACTORY's 'Mechanize' Cracks U.S. Top 100

"Mechanize", the new album from cyber metallers FEAR FACTORY, sold 10,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 72 on The Billboard 200 chart. The band's previous CD, "Transgression", opened with 19,000 units back in August 2005 to land at No. 45. This was substantially less ...

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FEAR FACTORY: 'Mechanize' European First-Week Chart Positions Revealed

"Mechanize", the new album from cyber metallers FEAR FACTORY, has registered the following first-week chart positions so far: Germany: #31 Sweden: #51 U.K.: #7 (Rock Albums) Netherlands: #83 "Mechanize" was released in the U.S. on February 9, 2010 via Candlelight Records. The CD, which was co-produced by the band with Rhys Fulber (FRONT LINE ASSEMBLY, ...

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FEAR FACTORY To Host MTV2's 'Headbangers Ball'

FEAR FACTORY will host the February 8 edition of "Headbangers Ball", which now airs every Monday night (technically Tuesday morning) at 3:00 a.m. EST/PST on MTV2. FEAR FACTORY will embark on a U.S. headling tour in late March. Support on the trek will come from WINDS OF PLAGUE, DIRGE WITHIN, PERIPHERY and, on select shows, ...

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VEIL OF MAYA Completes Work On New Album

Chicago-based metallers VEIL OF MAYA have completed work on their new album, "[id]" , for an April release via Sumerian Records. The CD was produced by Michael Keene (THE FACELESS), who previously worked with the group on its last album, 2008's "The Common Man's Collapse". A brand new song from "[id]" will premier the second ...

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EVENTIDE: New Songtitles Revealed

Swedish metallers EVENTIDE recently entered the studio to begin recording their sophomore full-length album, tentatively due in early 2010. The band states, "All the rhythm guitars are done. It's been a couple of months of hard work to first get the amp sound we were looking for and then record 4-6 rhythm-tracks plus harmonies on ...

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