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IN MEMORIAM 2017!

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COENTHEBUTCHER INTERVIEW OF MARTY McCOY OF BOBAFLEX!

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Marty McCoy sits with our CoentheButcher before Bobaflex's show at Muncheez Live, and answers fan questions!



SLAUGHTER VOCALIST MARK SLAUGHTER PREMIERES NEW SINGLE “HALFWAY THERE”

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Legendary SLAUGHTER vocalist Mark Slaughter has released a promo video for “HALFWAY THERE”the title track, and third single from his sophomore solo release HALFWAY THERE, in stores now from EMP LABEL GROUP.

Slaughter says, “Halfway There, the concept with the album, and the song, is about life and how fast it goes. “Here I go, I’m halfway there.” It’s not a negative thing; it’s just a realization. It's life. On the other side of that, I have been blessed to have amazing fans who have supported us for so long, and this video is also kind of a love letter to them.” Released in May on CD and LP via EMP (with SPV in Europe, and Universal in Japan), the US based label of Megadeth bassist David Ellefson, HALFWAY THERE, has been touted as a stunning return to form for Slaughter, channeling the familiar Hard Rock sensibility of classic-era SLAUGHTER releases like Stick it to Ya and The Wild Life on “Hey You” and emotionally-charged title track “Halfway There”, a classic power ballad of ep…

Anthrax's "Kings Among Scotland" DVD Gets Release Date

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Multi-Grammy-nominated thrash icons Anthrax will see "Kings Among Scotland," the band's long-awaited live-in-concert DVD, arrive in stores and online on April 27, 2018 (Megaforce).  Captured lastFebruary 15at the band's sold-out concert at Glasgow's historic venue Barrowland Ballroom, the two-hour "Kings Among Scotland" incorporates the band's entire live show along with interviews, behind-the-scenes footage and other B-roll shot on the band's tour bus, backstage, in hotels and elsewhere.  The DVD will also include a "gear rundown" from each of the band members.  "Kings Among  Scotland" can be pre-ordered starting today; log on towww.anthrax.comfor all purchasing information.
"Playing for our friends at the Barrowlands has always been very special," said Anthrax's Frank Bello.  "We all know we're going to get together and have an insanely great time, and we think that incredible interaction and energy …

MINISTRY ANNOUNCES NEW ALBUM, "AmeriKKKant"

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First Single/Video "Antifa"Debuts Today

American industrial juggernaut MINISTRY, announces its new album AmeriKKKant, the band's first release for Nuclear Blast Records (worldwide), due out March 9, 2018.  In addition, the band's Al Jourgensen is proud to release the album's first single/official music video, "Antifa," that stands up to the political chaos that is currently going on in America and can be checked out above! 
"This album, 'AmeriKKKant,'" said Jourgensen, "will provide FEMA-type relief for the devastation 'Hurricane Cheeto' has brought upon us."
Produced by Al Jourgensen, recorded at Caribou Studios in Burbank, CA between January and May this year, and with striking artwork created by Mister Sam Shearon, the psychedelic, politically influenced and very much in-your-face AmeriKKKant'snine tracks are rooted in Jourgensen's  Ministry's Al Jourgensen Photographer Credit:  Phil Parmet  
unadulterated a…

Northern Invasion Band Lineup Announced!

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ToolAvenged SevenfoldA Perfect Circle and Alice In Chains lead the incredible lineup for the fourth annual Northern InvasionSaturday, May 12 andSunday, May 13 at Somerset Amphitheater in Somerset, Wisconsin, just outside the Twin Cities.
Northern Invasion 2018 will be bigger and better than ever with over 12 hours of music per day from the biggest and best rock bands on three stages, as well as a top tier camping experience. The Northern Invasion Good Eats area includes food offerings from top regional and national restaurants and vendors.
The music lineup for Northern Invasion 2018 is as follows (subject to change): Tool, Avenged Sevenfold, A Perfect Circle, Alice In Chains, Breaking Benjamin, Stone Temple Pilots, The Used, Black Veil Brides, Asking Alexandria, I Prevail, Parkway Drive, Black Stone Cherry, Red Sun Rising, Andrew W.K., Atreyu, Anti-Flag, 10 Years, We Came As Romans, The Bronx, Dance Gavin Dance, Butcher Babies, Hawthorne Heights, New Years Day, Senses Fail, Stick …

MYLES KENNEDY RELEASES VIDEO FOR “YEAR OF THE TIGER”

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   Coming on the heels of the recent announcement of his debut solo album Year Of The Tiger, Myles Kennedy has released the video for the title track. “Year Of The Tiger” premiered on Kennedy’s newly created YouTube channel this morning at: https://youtu.be/f3L9_6aJi2Q. The music video is directed by Dan Sturgess and is based on a concept that was created from a discussion between Kennedy and his manager. The video follows a reflective Kennedy as he travels through the memory of the loss of his father in 1974 - the year of the tiger. Year Of The Tiger is currently available for pre-order in various bundle configurations at: http://smarturl.it/YearOfTheTiger-NPR and www.MylesKennedy.com. Starting today, the album is also available for digital pre-order at: http://smarturl.it/MK-YearOfTheTiger and fans that order the album digitally will receive an instant download of the song “Year Of The Tiger.” The song is also available at all streaming services today including Spotify and Apple Musi…

ATLANTIC RECORDS LIFTS CURTAIN ON “THE GREATEST SHOWMAN – ORIGINAL MOTION PICTURE SOUNDTRACK”

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Atlantic Records has announced today’s release of “THE GREATEST SHOWMAN – ORIGINAL MOTION PICTURE SOUNDTRACK” the official companion to 20th Century Fox’s hugely anticipated new musical film. The album is available now at all music retailers and streaming services; THE GREATEST SHOWMAN opens in theatre's on Wednesday, December 20th.
“THE GREATEST SHOWMAN – ORIGINAL MOTION PICTURE SOUNDTRACK” features original songs by Oscar and Tony® Award winning and GRAMMY®-nominated duo Benj Pasek & Justin Paul (LA LA LAND, DEAR EVAN HANSEN), including “This Is Me” (performed by Keala Settle; listen: https://atlanti.cr/thisisme), “The Greatest Show” (performed by Hugh Jackman, Keala Settle, Zendaya, Zac Efron, and ensemble; listen: https://atlanti.cr/greatestshowman), and “Rewrite The Stars” (performed by Zac Efron and Zendaya; listen: https://atlanti.cr/rewritethestars). The collection was recently named to Oprah’s Favorite Things List 2017, which declared the soundtrack to be “a celebratio…

SMALL TOWN TITANS GIFT TO YOU! "YOU'RE A MEAN ONE MR. GRINCH"

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York, PA heavy rock band Small Town Titans has released their cover of the Classic Christmas song "You're a Mean One Mr. Grinch," giving the already darkly playful track an even more sinister edge.  "You're a Mean One Mr. Grinch" was filmed live in the studio by Springwood Productions. The band has also released the song on Patreon, a direct to fan social media platform, for their biggest supporters. Subscribing to the group for just a dollar a song on Patreon grants fans new songs first and puts their names in the credits of future YouTube videos. "We wanted to do something different for the holiday season this year, so we decided to revisit 'You're a Mean One, Mr. Grinch,' a tune we had covered for holiday shows in the past. Other than the Misfits, we really haven't heard a rock band of any kind cover this song. We rearranged our take on it together and created a dark, bluesy, sinister version, and we are very proud of the result, capt…

Special message from Mitch Arnold of Wayland on depression, anxiety, suicide

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Mitch Arnold, lead vocalist, of the band Wayland recently sat down to film this compelling promo on his trials and tribulations to bring awareness to depression and suicide withThe You Rock Foundation.    Mitch talks about how he deals with these thoughts with 'exercise and meditation'.

You Rock Foundation has affected and saved many lives with the help of filmed testimonials with other notable artists including Corey Taylor (Slipknot/Stone Sour), Jonathan Davis (Korn), Jim Root (Slipknot), Randy Blythe (Lamb of God), Jesse Leach (Killswitch Engage), Aaron Norstrom (Gemini Syndrome) and many more which can be viewed at the foundation's website or YouTube page. In September Wayland released their debut full length album "Rinse & Repeat" with Mighty Loud / InGroove.  They just wrapped up a tour with HinderJosh Todd & The Conflict and Adelitas Way. For more  information, check out the band’s web properties: https://www.waylandtheband.com/ https://www.facebook.…

MIGOS & MARSHMELLO UNLEASH “DANGER,” THE LATEST TRACK FROM BRIGHT: THE ALBUM

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Atlantic Records has unveiled another massive track from BRIGHT: THE ALBUM, the official companion to the upcoming Netflix blockbuster filmBRIGHTfrom director David Ayer starring Will Smith and Joel Edgerton.“Danger” – whichpairs Migos with masked producer Marshmello just days after the chart-topping hip-hop trio garnered two top GRAMMY® Award nominations – is available now via all DSPs and is joined by an action-packed companion visual featuring never-before-seen footage fromBRIGHT, streaming nowHERE.BRIGHT: THE ALBUMarrives at all music retailers and streaming services onFriday, December 15th;BRIGHTpremieres Friday, December 22ndaround the globe on Netflix.
“Danger” follows a series of exclusive track releases heralding BRIGHT: THE ALBUM, including  last week’s release of “Broken People” from Logic & Rag‘n’Bone Man, which arrived in tandem with an accompanying visualizer content piece created by the animators of BRIGHT’s opening title sequence, viewable HERE. “Broken People” wa…