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February 18, 2019

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TOMMY THAYER Says KISS 'Spent A Lot Of Time Getting Ready' For 'End Of The Road' Tour

KISS guitarist Tommy Thayer spoke to the Las Vegas Review-Journal about the band’s “End Of The Road” farewell tour, which launched late last month in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. “It started with Gene [Simmons, bass/vocals] and Paul [Stanley, guitar/vocals], obviously,” Thayer said. “I know that they wanted to go out with a tour celebrating 45

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DREAM THEATER, PANTERA, TESTAMENT, BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION Members Mourn Passing Of JIM DUNLOP

Members of DREAM THEATER, PANTERA, TESTAMENT, BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION and CHICKENFOOT are among the musicians who have reacted to the passing of Jim Dunlop. The founder of Dunlop Manufacturing and enormously influential innovator of picks, capos, and other guitar accessories died at the age of 82. Born in Scotland in 1936, Jim traveled to Canada

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DEVIN TOWNSEND On NICKELBACK's CHAD KROEGER: 'I Feel Like I Owe Him A Real Debt Of Gratitude'

Devin Townsend says that he owes Chad Kroeger “a real debt of gratitude” for giving him invaluable career advice. Last August, Townsend surprised longtime fans by revealing his unexpected friendship with the NICKELBACK frontman. Four months later, it was announced that Kroeger would appear on Devin‘s upcoming “Empath” album, along with guitarists Steve Vai, Mike

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Interviews

Interview Father Merrin

Hi! Please introduce Father Merrin to the readers. FATHER MERRIN is born in 2009, three members have taken part in a Doom Death Metal band called CIRCLE OF HATE. We headed to a more Doom universe quite naturally and after finding our bass player we were able to start to play live and record an

Interview Even Vast

Hi! Give a brief history of Even Vast, music style, and the members. Even Vast formed in 1998 and have released three albums and three mcd/singles in this time. After a pause of 9 years Even Vast have returned, now based in England with a new line up and a new sludge/stoner/doom sound. The line

Interview Voidhaven

Hi, Voidhaven. Greetings from Sick and Destroy team. What are you up to these days? Simon: Hi, greetings from Hamburg. After the release of our debut EP, we are currently writing and rehearsing new material for a full length. Some stuff is already finished, but overall, we are still at the beginning of that process.

Interview DIE ENTWEIHUNG

Hi! Give a brief history of Die Entweihung, music style, and the members. Hello!!! Denis is here. So, DIE ENTWEIHUNG was started in may of 2007, with the first riffs of my very first composition “Nightmares Castle”, that early period was going with the sounds of Raw Black Metal, very agressive, not really original (to

Interview BLESS THE DEAD

Hi, BLESS THE DEAD. Greetings from Sick and Destroy team. What are you up to these days? Planning our upcoming album “The Boars Nest” release party. Serving up cold ones and writing songs for our next album. Would you please introduce your band to our readers who are not aware of your band and music? We are

Interview Presumption

Answered by Adrien (Guitars/ Backing Vocals). Hi! Please introduce Presumption to the readers. Hi! Presumption is a doom metal band from Le Mans, France. After many styles crossed ( funeral, heavy, stoner, … ), we walk now all over Europe with our funeral/rock’n’roll style in research of gigs. How is it easy to live and

Interview Perpetual

·         Hi, Perpetual. “Maze of chaos” recently released. You must be excited? Very excited and wanting to play it live. ·         First of all, we would like to know about the formation of the band. When and how was it formed? Do you think the band name ‘Perpetual’ perfectly decribes your music and philosophy? We formed perpetual in 2007. We

Interview SECTLINEFOR

Hi, Give a brief history of SECTLINEFOR, music style, and the members. Sectlinefor was created in 2015 by our ex-manager. He heard Piton’s guitar work and promised fame and riches if Piton would write an industrial metal album for him. Piton thought this sounded like a good idea, so he wrote 11 instrumental tracks which

Interview REAR NAKED CHOKE

Hi. Give a brief history of REAR NAKED CHOKE, music style, and the members. We started up around the end of 2009. There have been a few member changes along the way. Chris started out as the Tech and moved onto rhythm guitar when one of the guitarists just stopped coming to practice. Josh joined

Interview SWALLOWING THE WEAK

Hi! Tell me about SWALLOWING THE WEAK. Why did you decide to name the band with such title? What kind of ideas do you explore? I found that sentece on my favourite album Death will Reign of IMPENDING DOOM. Till nowdays I think I didnt hear better composed and released deathcore or death metal album,

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