EUROPE: First Trailer For ‘The Final Countdown 30th Anniversary Show – Live At The Roundhouse’
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On July 21, Swedish hard rock veterans EUROPE will share their unique 30th-anniversary performance of "The Final Countdown" from London's legendary Roundhouse. "The Final Countdown 30th Anniversary Show - Live At The Roundhouse" celebrates the...

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In a recent interview with Maximum Metal, vocalist Stu Block confirmed that ICED EARTH's new album, "Incorruptible", is the band's last release for longtime label Century Media. When asked why ICED EARTH has been saying in interviews that "Incorruptible" is the group's final recording under the current model, Block explained: "Well, basically, what we're trying to do is become more independent. Basically, we kind of see a lot of writing on the wall in a lot of factions in this industry, especially from the record labels. You can see that...

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METALLICA’s LARS ULRICH Pens Foreword To Book About METAL BLADE RECORDS’ Iconic History
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Metal Blade Records and BMG are proud to announce the upcoming release of "For The Sake Of Heaviness: The History Of Metal Blade Records" on August 29. Written by label founder and CEO Brian Slagel with Mark Eglinton, the book features a foreword by METALLICA's Lars Ulrich and celebrates the storied label's 35th anniversary. Slagel comments: "I have been asked many times about doing a book about the history of Metal Blade and it just seemed like a cool thing to do to document the 35th anniversary. You never really stop to think about a lot...

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In "Fabuless", one of STONE SOUR's heaviest tracks to be released as a single, singer Corey Taylor name-checks "Been a long time since I rock 'n' rolled" from LED ZEPPELIN's "Rock And Roll" and "It's only rock 'n' roll but I like it" from THE ROLLING STONES' song of the same name. Speaking to the "Wall Of Sound: Up Against The Wall" podcast, Taylor stated about his decision to use lines from a couple of rock's most iconic tracks: "It just fit. When I was working on the lyrics, I had the music going. And just for some reason, every time that...

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MOTÖRHEAD guitarist Phil Campbell spoke to Sweden's Rock Sverige about the status of his long-awaited solo album, which will reportedly feature guest appearances by Rob Halford (JUDAS PRIEST) and Chris Fehn (SLIPKNOT). He said: "Dee Snider is doing some vocals. Benji from SKINDRED has done it. I'm really lucky to get these people on it. Matt Sorum's gonna do a track. He's doing it next week. It's gonna be good." When asked what his solo album will sound like, Campbell said: "It's not gonna be what people expect. I play piano on a few...

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