WITCHCRAFT – Books Two New Shows In USA





WITCHCRAFT have scheduled their return to the U.S. for their first live appearances in quite a few years. Thus far two shows being billed as ‘An Evening With Witchcraft‘ have been announced thus far and include:

11/19 New York City, NY – Le Poisson Rouge
11/21 Boston, MA – Paradise Rock Club

It is unclear if the band are plotting more shows. The group were previously scheduled to play the annual ‘Psycho Las Vegas‘ festival this past August, but were forced to drop out due to visa issues.

WITCHCRAFT was founded back in the year 2000 by singer Magnus Pelander. The Band worked about two years until they finally released their first single in 2002...

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WAR OF THRONES – New Music Video Released





WAR OF THRONES, featuring former members of Crimson Glory and Rob Rock, have released a new music video, “Savior”, from their debut album. The album, Conflict In Creation, hit stores worldwide on March 9th, 2018 via Sonic Night Music Club. View HERE.

Forged in steel, WAR OF THRONES was formed when iconic vocalist Wade Black and virtuoso guitarist Rick Renstrom joined forces in 2012. Previously, the two had worked together in LEASH LAW releasing Dogface in 2005.

Wade is no stranger to metal. For more than two decades, Wade has thrilled audiences worldwide fronting such legendary metal bands as Crimson Glory, Seven Witches, and Leatherwolf. Rick entered the scene in 2000, joining legendary vocalist Rob Rock’s touring and recording band...

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OZZY OSBOURNE – Rescheduled Tour Dates In 2019





Ozzy Osbourne has announced the new dates for the four shows on his North American “No More Tours 2” that he was recently forced to cancel. The 69-year-old rocker was hospitalized earlier in the month for a peculiar hand injury that left both his thumb and middle finger severely swollen.

The four scrapped shows were originally scheduled as follows: Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountain View, California (October 6), Mattress Firm Amphitheatre in Chula Vista (October 9), the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles (October 11) and MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas (October 13). The three California shows had previously been rescheduled following his initial prognosis from doctors. All four shows have now been rescheduled for July 2019.

The new dates are:
July 20 – Las Vegas, NV – MGM Grand Garden...

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BEHEMOTH – New Album Debuts In Top 100





I Loved You At Your Darkest, the new album from BEHEMOTH, has debuted at No. 85 on the Billboard 200 chart, selling roughly 8,500 copies in its first week of release in the United States. The record also landed at No. 19 on the Top Album Sales chart, No. 4 on the Hard Rock Albums chart, and No. 3 on the Independent Albums chart.

For comparison’s sake, the band’s previous album, 2014’s The Satanist, sold 10,220 copies in its first week and debuted at No. 34 on the Billboard 200, the band’s highest-charting debut to date.

Going back further, Behemoth’s 2009 outing, Evangelion, bowed at No. 56 on the Billboard 200 with first-week sales of roughly 8,500.

Behemoth made their first appearance on the Billboard 200 in 2007, when their The Apostasy album sold just over 5,000 copies and debuted ...

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ALL THAT REMAINS – Guitarist Oli Herbert Dead At 44





Sad news to report. ALL THAT REMAINS guitarist and founding member Oli Herbert has passed away. A cause of death has yet to be revealed. Herbert was 44-years-old and leaves behind a wife. TMD sends out condolences to Oli’s family and friends.

The following statement has been issued:

“We were devastated to learn that Oli Herbert, our friend, guitar player, and founding member of All That Remains, has passed away.

“Oli was an incredibly talented guitarist and song writer who defined Rock and Metal from the Northeast. His impact on the genres and our lives will continue indefinitely.

“No further details are available at this time. The band and family request that you please respect their privacy and remember Oli by celebrating the great music he made.”

For 15 years, Massachusetts-based q...

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KATAKLYSM – Debut New Animated Music Video





Montréal, Canada-based melodic death metal act, KATAKLYSM, are set to kick off the European leg of the “Death… Is Just The Beginning” tour with label-mates Hypocrisy and The Spirit this Thursday. Today, the band offer a new music video for “…And Then I Saw Blood” in celebration of the upcoming trek.

Kataklysm “explored a new creative and artistic side” when they hired acclaimed Romanian artist Costin Chioreanu to tell the story of “…And Then I Saw Blood.”

Kataklysm frontman Maurizio Iacono comments: “‘…And Then I Saw Blood’ can be interpreted in many different ways as it has an open concept to it. Everyone can see it the way they want but we wanted an animated video done with an artistic flair. Costin was the perfect artist to do it...

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SLIPKNOT – New Album Coming Next Summer





SLIPKNOT frontman Corey Taylor has confirmed that the follow up to 2014’s ‘.5: The Gray Chapter’ will hit stores next year.

Speaking to Resurrection Fest TV, he explained the current plan is for the band’s sixth studio album to be released in the summer of 2019, with a world tour to follow.

“Right now, the plan is for us to be in the studio early next year – like, first couple of months next year,” he explained. “So, a couple of months to get that going, a couple of months to get production, new masks, new outfits, new everything. And hopefully be able to come and start touring in the summer when the album comes out.”

Apparently, the band have 20 songs demoed, which are “really, really good” – with plans to “find ways that everyone can hear all the songs”.

Band Members

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OZZY OSBOURNE – Cancels Tour Dates Due To Infection





Legendary BLACK SABBATH vocalist, Ozzy Osbourne, is recovering from hand surgery in a Los Angeles hospital, and his wife Sharon Osbourne offered an update about his condition on a recent edition of Global‘s “The Talk“, explaining how a small cut turned into a massive infection requiring medical intervention.

“He had a little cut on his thumb. You know when you pull the side of your nail and he just left it. And then he hit it on a door,” Osbourne, 65, said on the show. “It started to get bigger and bigger, and then his middle finger, the same thing happened… and Saturday morning we took him into the emergency room and what had happened from a tiny thing here on the side of his nail, it had turned into two different infections in his hand.”
According to Osbourne, the fo...

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JUNGLE ROT – European Tour Dates Announced





JUNGLE ROT have announced headlining dates for their return to European shores this spring.

“Finally, the wheels are in motion and we return to Europe for the first time in five years with the 2019 Send Forth Oblivion Tour Part 1!” exudes Jungle Rot warlord Dave Matrise. “We are ready to get back and smash audiences with our style of old school metal to all the head-banging lunatics of Europe. We will also be returning to Europe in the summer for the Send Forth Oblivion Tour Part 2 with confirmed appearances at the Brutal Assault and Stonehenge Festivals, with more dates coming soon. The wait is over, the time is near and 2019 is going to be a hell of a year!”

Italian thrashers Ultra-Violence will join Jungle Rot as the Wisconsin troop support their latest self-titled LP, re...

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KISS ME: Pizza Slut, Human Meat Pies And Donutgate




KISS ME: Pizza Slut, Human Meat Pies And Donutgate

By Randy “Rocket” Cody

As if the Pizzagate scandal was not crazy enough… now it’s time for Gene Simmons, human meat pies and… donuts.

To be more specific… The Demon and his pals are promoting donuts to the public shaped in the form of an erect penis. SHOCK ME! This is not a joke. It’s time for you to get real with yourself.

Rock n roll millionaire Gene Simmons of KISS is no Angel. Sure he pretends to be a clown who jokes around all of the time, but the reality is that he hides a much darker past than one would believe.

Dangerous Minds site takes us back to the start of the world’s most dangerous band:

“Before KISS became a kid-friendly marketing machine with their own line of dolls and comic books aimed at the eight-to-sixteen demogra...

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