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SOULFLY: Footage Of First Two Shows With New Drummer

Drum-cam footage of SOULFLY's David Kinkade performing with the rest of the band at the 15th annual "D-Low Memorial" on Friday, December 30 at the Marquee Theatre in Tempe, Arizona can be seen below. Also available is fan-filmed video footage of Kinkade's first-ever concert with SOULFLY, which took place one day earlier, on December 29, ...

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BORKNAGAR Begins Mixing New Album

Norway's BORKNAGAR has entered Fascination Street Studios in Örebro, Sweden to begin mixing its new album with Jens Bogren, who has previously worked with such acts as KATATONIA, OPETH, PARADISE LOST and AMON AMARTH. The CD is tentatively due in February 2012 via Century Media Records. Several photos from the mixing sessions can be seen ...

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SOULFLY: New Album Title, Release Date Revealed

SOULFLY has set "Enslaved" as the title of its eighth album, due on March 13, 2012 via Roadrunner Records. The CD was recorded at Tallcat Studios in Phoenix, Arizona and was produced by Chris "Zeuss" Harris, the seasoned knob twiddler behind some of the most notable bands in metal today, such as SHADOWS FALL, HATEBREED, ...

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TRIPTYKON Confirmed For Norway's INFERNO Festival

TRIPTYKON and ONE TAIL, ONE HEAD have been confirmed for next year's edition of the Inferno festival, set to take place April 4-7, 2012 at the Rockefeller and John Dee venues in Oslo, Norway. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: ABSU AGALLOCH ANAAL NATHRAKH ARCTURUS BORKNAGAR CHURCH OF MISERY EINHERJER ONE TAIL, ONE ...

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ICS VORTEX To Handle Lead Vocals On GOD OF ATHEISTS Album

Former DIMMU BORGIR and current BORKNAGAR member ICS Vortex (real name: Simen Hestns) will handle the lead vocals on the upcoming debut album from GOD OF ATHEISTS, the Norwegian extreme metal project led by Asgeir Mickelson (SARKE, SPIRAL ARCHITECT, BORKNAGAR, TESTAMENT). Drums on the CD were recorded by Trym (EMPEROR, ZYKLON, ENSLAVED), while the rhythm ...

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MAX CAVALERA Interviewed In Toronto (Video)

Chee Kam of PureGrainAudio.com conducted an interview with Max Cavalera (SOULFLY, CAVALERA CONSPIRACY, ex-SEPULTURA) on October 17, 2011 when CAVALERA CONSPIRACY played at The Mod Club in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. You can now watch the chat below. "Blunt Force Trauma", the sophomore album from CAVALERA CONSPIRACY, sold around 5,000 copies in the United ...

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CATTLE DECAPITATION Frontman Comments On SOULFLY Collaboration

Vocalist Travis Ryan of San Diego, Californa extreme metallers CATTLE DECAPITATION has recorded a guest appearance on the new SOULFLY album, due in early 2012 via Roadrunner Records. Travis who was a replacement for SOULFLY's original choice, OCEANO's Adam Warren recorded his portion of the vocals at Frick'in Studios in San Marcos, California with engineer ...

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SOULFLY To Headline 15th Annual 'D-Low Memorial'

SOULFLY will headline the 15th annual "D-Low Memorial", which is scheduled to take place on Friday, December 30 at the Marquee Theatre in Tempe, Arizona. Other bands that are confirmed to appear at the event are INCITE and LODY KONG . The "D-Low" show is held every year in memory of SOULFLY mainman Max Cavalera's ...

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MAX CAVALERA Talks To Brown Paper Bag (Video)

The Mighty Z of Capital Chaos conducted an interview with Max Cavalera (SOULFLY, CAVALERA CONSPIRACY, ex-SEPULTURA) on November 4, 2011 when CAVALERA CONSPIRACY played at the Ace of Spades in Sacramento, California. You can now watch the chat below. "Blunt Force Trauma", the sophomore album from CAVALERA CONSPIRACY, sold around 5,000 copies in ...

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New SOULFLY Drummer Talks About Band's Next Album In Video Interview

Video footage of new SOULFLY drummer David Kinkade talking about the recording sessions for the band's new album can be seen below. Kinkade, who has previously played with BORKNAGAR, ARSIS and MALEVOLENT CREATION, described SOULFLY's new material on his Facebook page as "crushing, fast thrash, blasting, tribal and fueled by extreme burrito fury. . . ...

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MAX CAVALERA Interviewed By 'Metal Assault' (Audio)

On November 2, Aniruddh "Andrew" Bansal of Metal Assault conducted an interview with Max Cavalera of CAVALERA CONSPIRACY and SOULFLY when CAVALERA CONSPIRACY played at the Key Club in Hollywood, California. You can now listen to the chat using the Mixcloud player below. "Blunt Force Trauma", the sophomore album from CAVALERA CONSPIRACY, sold ...

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MAX CAVALERA Interviewed By ExploreMusic In Toronto (Video)

Mike Sullivan of ExploreMusic conducted an interview with Max Cavalera of CAVALERA CONSPIRACY and SOULFLY when CAVALERA CONSPIRACY played at The Mod Club in Toronto, Ontario, Canada on October 17, 2011. You can now watch the chat below. "Blunt Force Trauma", the sophomore album from CAVALERA CONSPIRACY, sold around 5,000 copies in the United States ...

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MAX CAVALERA Interviewed On 'Wytching Hour' (Audio)

WYKKED WYTCH vocalist Ipek conducted an interview with SOULFLY/CAVALERA CONSPIRACY frontman Max Cavalera at the October 8 Ft. Lauderdale, Florida stop of CAVALERA CONSPIRACY's North American headlining tour. The chat, which aired on the October 20, 2011 edition of "Wytching Hour" show on Metal Messiah Radio, can be streamed using the audio player below. DEVILDRIVER/COAL ...

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MAX CAVALERA Talks CAVALERA CONSPIRACY, SOULFLY In New Video Interview

The Vampyr of HeavyMetalBuzz.com conducted an interview with Max Cavalera (CAVALERA CONSPIRACY, SOULFLY) prior to CAVALERA CONSPIRACY's October 14, 2011 performance at the Palladium in Worcester, Massachusetts. You can now watch the chat below. DEVILDRIVER/COAL CHAMBER frontman Dez Fafara and OCEANO vocalist Adam Warren will make a guest appearances on the new album from SOULFLY, ...

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New SOULFLY Album To Feature Guest Appearance By OCEANO Frontman

Adam Warren, vocalist for Chicago deathcore heavyweights OCEANO, will make a guest appearance on the new album from SOULFLY, due in early 2012 via Roadrunner Records. Also scheduled to appear on SOULFLY's follow-up to 2010's "Omen" is DEVILDRIVER/COAL CHAMBER frontman Dez Fafara. SOULFLY's new CD was recorded at a Phoenix, Arizona studio with producer Chris ...

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SOULFLY Completes Recording New Album

SOULFLY has completed recording its new studio album for an early 2012 release via Roadrunner Records. The CD was recorded at a Phoenix, Arizona studio with producer Chris "Zeuss" Harris, who has previously worked with CHIMAIRA, HATEBREED, ALL THAT REMAINS, THE ACACIA STRAIN, BORN OF OSIRIS and SHADOWS FALL, among others. The band's new drummer, ...

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DEVILDRIVER Frontman To Guest On New SOULFLY Album

DEVILDRIVER/COAL CHAMBER frontman Dez Fafara has recorded guest vocals for a new SOULFLY song, to be featured on the band's new studio album, due in early 2012 via Roadrunner Records. Fafara posted the following message (along with a picture of him and SOULFLY frontman Max Cavalera) via Twitter: "I just co-wrote and sang with Max ...

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SOULFLY Drummer Says New Material Is 'Thrashy As F**k; Totally 'Arise' On Crack'

David Kinkade (BORKNAGAR, ARSIS, MALEVOLENT CREATION) has finished laying down the drums for the new SOULFLY album, which is scheduled for an early 2012 release via Roadrunner Records. The follow-up to 2010's "Omen" is currently being recorded at a Phoenix, Arizona studio with producer Chris "Zeuss" Harris, who has previously worked with CHIMAIRA, HATEBREED, ALL ...

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SOULFLY Recording New Album With Producer ZEUSS

SOULFLY has tapped Chris "Zeuss" Harris (CHIMAIRA, HATEBREED, ALL THAT REMAINS, THE ACACIA STRAIN, BORN OF OSIRIS, SHADOWS FALL) to produce the band's new album for an early 2012 release via Roadrunner Records. The follow-up to 2010's "Omen" is currently being recorded at a Phoenix, Arizona studio with the help of drummer David Kinkade (BORKNAGAR, ...

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DEVILDRIVER, I.C.S. VORTEX, CALLEJON Cover METALLICA: Audio Samples Available

Lemmy Kilmister (MOTRHEAD), DEVILDRIVER, SODOM, DORO, FINNTROLL and BORKNAGAR are among the artists who are featured on the 20th-anniversary tribute to METALLICA's self-titled album, available with the September 2011 issue of Germany's Metal Hammer magazine. The 80-page publication containing the disc, behind-the-scenes articles and interviews as well as a 32-page Wacken Open Air special hit ...

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ICS VORTEX: Another New Song Available For Streaming

"Odin's Tree", a brand new song from Norway's ICS VORTEX, the project led by the former DIMMU BORGIR and current BORKNAGAR member, can be streamed in the YouTube clip below. The track comes off ICS VORTEX's debut album, "Storm Seeker", which will be released on August 22 in Europe and August 23 in North America ...

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LEMMY, DEVILDRIVER, SODOM, DORO Featured On Tribute To METALLICA's 'Black' Album

Lemmy Kilmister (MOTRHEAD), DEVILDRIVER, SODOM, DORO, FINNTROLL and BORKNAGAR are among the artists who are featured on the 20th-anniversary tribute to METALLICA's self-titled album, to be made available with the September 2011 issue of Germany's Metal Hammer magazine. The 80-page publication containing the disc, behind-the-scenes articles and interviews as well as a 32-page Wacken Open ...

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BORKNAGAR Mainman Issues New Album Update

Norway's BORKNAGAR is recording its next album for a tentative February 2012 release via Century Media Records. The CD will be mixed and mastered by Jens Bogren in November at Fascination Street Studios in rebro, Sweden. Commented BORKNAGAR mainman ystein G. Brun: "As we speak, I am currently sitting in my home studio (The Bork-tower) ...

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ICS VORTEX: 'Storm Seeker' Artwork, Track Listing Revealed

"Storm Seeker", the debut album from Norway's ICS VORTEX, the project led by the former DIMMU BORGIR and current BORKNAGAR member, will be released on August 22 in Europe and August 23 in North America via Century Media Records. The track listing for the CD is as follows: 01. The Blackmobile 02. Odin's Tree 03. ...

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