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Paul Simon and Russell Crowe really like Disturbed’s cover of “The Sound Of Silence”… no, seriously

Posted by on April 4, 2016

Disturbed has been getting a lot of acclaim for their cover of “The Sound Of Silence”. They even performed their rendition of the Simon & Garfunkel classic last week on Conan. But now Disturbed they’ve got the respect of one of the song’s famed co-writers. Frontman David Draiman shared an email message he received from […]

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Metal Sucks announces 2016 “South by South Death” SXSW lineup

Posted by on February 17, 2016

Just in time for this year’s annual music-and-tech-and-marketing-industry-on-spring-break convention, better known as SXSW, MetalSucks has just announced their sixth annual South by South Death festival. While last year’s convention was viewed by some as being light on metal, it seems like that’s not going to be the case this year. Metal Sucks’ will be going […]

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Metal By Numbers 2/10: Some astonishing debuts

Posted by on February 10, 2016

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. With eleven debuts, this week is the biggest week yet for metal in 2016, spearheaded by the always dependable Dream Theater. And just looking ahead in February, it doesn’t look like we’ll be slowing […]

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Watch the new Conan video with a bud

Posted by on February 2, 2016

This last week, Conan’s Revengeance was released, and it’s a nasty, heavy, doomy stoner-rific album. Wondering how stoner-rocky the album is? You can get a pretty good idea by watching the first video from it, “Throne of Fire.” Featuring winged insects, a giant,  skulls, wizards and lots of weed, it’s a lysergic wet dream of metal and […]

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New & Noteworthy, January 29th – The Bigger Picture

Posted by on January 29, 2016

We can officially say that the new year in music is off to a great start, as the final two weeks of January have given us more big-name releases than we normally get in the entire month of January. I’m hoping that the rest of the release calendar is this good in 2016, because that […]

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Ice-T performs, talks Milan riot, love of video games and demonstrates ‘dick dance’ on ‘Conan’

Posted by on June 24, 2014

It’s not a  big secret that Ice-T is an avid gamer, but yesterday on Conan, Ice-T talked in more detail about this hobby of his. Ice said that he is a big fan of shooters and online multiplayer games, like Call of Duty, and that he has his own clan called SMG (Sex, Money and […]

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New & Noteworthy, March 18th: Wake

Posted by on March 18, 2014

Last week, when I was forecasting for today’s list, I was expecting to have one big-name group topping a moderately-sized list. I was not expecting to see five big-name releases leading off a list of almost twenty albums. Just goes to show that you never know what you’re going to get when it comes to […]

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Black Sabbath, Iron Maiden, Slayer, Aerosmith And More Added To France’s Hellfest

Posted by on December 3, 2013

Thought the initial lineup to France’s Hellfest was already looking awesome? Well the 2014 edition of the festival just got better, as Black Sabbath, Iron Maiden and Aerosmith have been announced as headliners. Along with the headliners, Hellfest also announced the additions of Slayer, Avenged Sevenfold, Deep Purple, Soundgarden, Megadeth, Sepultura, Queensryche and a crap […]

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France’s Hellfest announces 2014 lineup including Trivium, Emperor, Carcass

Posted by on September 20, 2013

It’s time to take that vacation of a lifetime. Pack your bags, we’re going to France. Yeah, there’s the Eiffel Tour, great wine and what not, but the real attraction next year will be a premiere metal festival featuring Trivium, Emperor, Carcass, Hatebreed, Behemoth, Crowbar and more and over 120 other bands. Hellfest 2014 is set […]

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Video: Motörhead Performs On Conan

Posted by on January 27, 2011

Last night, Motörhead performed “Get Back In Line,” the first single off of their new album The Wörld Is Yours, on Conan last night (January 26). It’s cool to see Lemmy and co. performing on TV, while it’s also awesome that Conan O’Brien is continuing to get heavier musical guests. The performance also comes right in […]

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