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VOLBEAT announce live album & concert film feat guests from Metallica, Kreator, & more

VOLBEAT TO RELEASE LIVE ALBUM AND CONCERT FILM, LET’S BOOGIE! LIVE FROM TELIA PARKEN, ON DECEMBER 14 VIA UNIVERSAL MUSIC FEATURES GUEST APPEARANCES BY LARS ULRICH, MILLE PETROZZA, MARK “BARNEY” GREENWAY, DANKO JONES & MORE FILMED AND RECORDED AT RECORD BREAKING COPENHAGEN SHOW IN FRONT OF NEARLY 50,000 FANS INCLUDES …

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Van Canto – Trust in rust

A Capella metal band Van Canto made their name with their covers of classic songs from bands like Nightwish, Sabaton, Metallica, Manowar and more. On this album however there are only two cover versions – Helloween’s “Ride the sky” and ACDC’s “Hells bells”. On the one hand it’s admirable that …

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Trauma Unveil Official Lyric Video for ‘The Rage’

TRAUMA  UNVEIL OFFICIAL LYRIC VIDEO FOR ‘THE RAGE’ LONG AWAITED NEW ALBUM AS THE WORLD DIES OUT NOW …As The World Dies, an album that easily surpasses both of their previous efforts on every level… while still remaining true to form. This album is by far Trauma’s best record to date… – …

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Metallica Launch London Pop Up Store To Coincide With UK Dates

Ahead of their sold out UK Tour METALLICA have announced they will be opening a pop up store in London. It will open on October 18th through to October 23rd from 12 pm – 8 pm, except for the 23rd when it will be open from 12 pm – 6 pm. It is located in the pop-up hot …

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Metallica announce UK and Europe tour dates

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – March 16, 2017 – Metallica today announced the European leg of their WorldWired Tour in support of their new album Hardwired… To Self-Destruct. The tour kicks off with two shows in Amsterdam at the Ziggo Dome on September 4th and 6th. Norway’s Kvelertak will be support …

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METALLICA unleash music videos for every song on HARDWIRED…TO SELF-DESTRUCT 

In an unprecedented move for Metallica, the band will release music videos for each song from their forthcoming album, Hardwired…To Self-Destruct starting today at 12:00 PM EST on www.metallica.com and simultaneously with editorial partners around the world for every two hours.  New songs and their videos will premiere right up …

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The American Way: Songs Inspired by Political Unrest

Politics can be a breeding ground of anger, discontent, fear, hatred, and lies: tangents and emotions that punk rock and heavy metal channel oh so well. As we’re aware of by now, the USA just held an election for its 45th President. While the candidate who won was voted into …

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How These Metal Bands Got Their Names

Here are an evil Lucky 13 metal bands, representing a variety of genres, for you to listen to, plus learn the Wikipedia versions of their name origins. The rules: Only metal is included; no rock, blues, or punk feature in this round. No origin stories from anywhere but Wikipedia are …

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What is your favourite Metallica album? – PlanetMosh Poll

With the release of Hardwired… to Self-Destruct due on November 18th this year, PlanetMosh is asking our readers to pick their favourite Metallica studio album. What do you think will top the list? Puppets? Ride? Will St. Anger or Lulu even get a vote?  Here’s your chance. (you can select …

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When Football and Metal Collide: Part 1

Marilyn Manson sang about The Beautiful People. Machine Head gave us Beautiful Mourning. And although not common, The Beautiful Game intertwines with metal on a number of occasions, from Download Festival’s 5-a-side tournament to Steve Harris’ West Ham crest on his bass (but more about that in Part 2…). With …

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Metallica Announced as Record Store Day Ambassadors

February 23, 2016, Everywhere In The World: Record Store Day is thrilled to announce its Ambassador for 2016, Grammy Award-winning, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees… METALLICA! Metallica is no stranger to Record Store Day, this year set for Saturday, April 16th, a special day in support of independent …

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Metallica to Re-Issue Their First Two Albums

METALLICA TO REISSUE KILL ‘EM ALL AND RIDE THE LIGHTNING. LOS ANGELES, CA – FEBRUARY 18, 2016 – Metallica today announced that they will reissue their first two albums Kill ‘Em All and Ride The Lightning on April 15th.  Both albums have been remastered for the most advanced sound quality …

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Leeds Festival, Sunday 30th August.

Metallica headlined the Sunday night of this year’s Leeds Festival, and Planetmosh was there to witness the devastation. But first we had Babymetal and a whole host of other great bands to watch. So, first up were Babymetal, the all-female metal international megastars broke out of their native Japan last …

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Final running order for Leeds Festival Sunday

 Metallica have promised fans the biggest and most expensive stage show in the history of the Leeds Festival. The San Francisco four-piece are set to close this year’s festival and told attendees to expect “an unmissable and unforgettable” show. A source close to the band told the YEP: “Metallica is …

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[prank] A Compendium of Iris’s Short Reviews

2015 is fun. Here are some ‘Twitter’ Reviews by Iris North The gist: Very freely associate words and phrases with whatever comes to mind first, based on the prompts. Adrenaline Mob – Dearly Departed EP: They’re cursed. Aptly named! Karyn Crisis’ Gospel Of The Witches – Salem’s Wounds: Gospel?! *gasp* Metal …

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SYMPHONY OF MALICE Cover of METALLICA’s “Blackened”

Ferocious riffs, relentless harmonies and tight rhythms are the backbone of the heavy metal powerhouse known as SYMPHONY OF MALICE. Hailing from Stamford, Connecticut, this four-piece metal band delivers the best that metal has to offer. Drawing influences from traditional thrash and heavy metal bands such as Metallica, Megadeth, Iron …

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Killer Hurts – ‘Killer Hurts’

Killer Hurts album cover

The story of this debut album by Norwich old school thrashers Killer Hurts is a long and convoluted one… but one which also deserves to be told, as it is pretty much indicative of how the grassroots metal scene works and how those involved within its deepest machinations manage to …

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Sonisphere 2014 – Sunday 6th July – Review

As Gojira walked onto the stage there was still a roadie drilling screws into the stage in a frantic hurry. Gojira have been touring on the back of L’Enfant Sauvage for almost two solid years and they were tighter than a ducks arse. Crushing riffs, brutal vocals and pummelling backbeats, …

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Second Rate Angels – ‘The Lost Days’ EP

Second Rate Angels - The Lost Days Artwork

Second Rate Angels are a four piece from Hemel Hempstead, England (a place not known for metal… lol!).   They have been a  hard working band since late 2011 with a load of gigs under their belts, and they have just released their debut EP, ‘The Lost Days’. This EP is …

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