Megadeth Posts New Compilation “Warheads On Foreheads” Trailer

On March 22nd, Megadeth will celebrate their 35th anniversary with the release of “Warheads On Foreheads,” a 35-track career retrospective. The anthology spans their entire studio recording career, from their first album “Killing Is My Business…” to their 2017 Grammy Award winning release “Dystopia,” and will be available as a 3-CD set, a 4-LP set and a digital edition via UMe Recordings. A limited edition, four-LP set pressed on silver colored vinyl will be available exclusively through the band’s online store, with deluxe bundles to be announced.

A very short trailer for the album has been released and can be viewed below.

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See Body Count Perform “Black Hoodie” At The 2018 “GRAMMY Awards”

A clip of Body Count performing their GRAMMY nominated song “Black Hoodie” at the GRAMMY Awards pre-show can be streamed below. The outfit were nominated for the ‘Best Metal Performance’, though lost to Mastodon, who took home the award with their track “Sultan’s Curse“.

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Bowl for Ronnie “Red Carpet” Interview w/Grammy Award Winning Guitarist Bob Kulick

In an interview with SMNnews.com content creator Anthony Pagliassotto & Grammy Award winning guitarist Bob Kulick comes to tears talking about his friend & peer the late great Ronnie James DIO, his new album, and DIO’s kindness. Enjoy the listen and follow us on Instagram and Twitter at (@smnnews, @hardrockcore69, @pags409) and on YouTube – SMNnews Digital! //www.youtube.com/watch?v=evOCVQkznFQ […]

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MEGADETH KICKS OFF NORTH AMERICAN TOUR ON JUNE 23, 2017 Special Guests Include Meshuggah, TesseracT and Lillake

GRAMMY® Award winning Thrash Metal pioneers MEGADETH have announced the details for the 2017 leg of their North American Tour, which kicks off on June 23 in Big Flats, NY. This headlining tour will take them across the U.S as well as Canada. Tickets for the North American Tour go on sale beginning April 21?check […]

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Megadeth Nominated For Grammy Award For ‘Best Metal Performance’

GLOBAL METAL PIONEERS MEGADETH NOMINATED FOR GRAMMY AWARD FOR ?BEST METAL PERFOMANCE? Megadeth Wrap Up The Year With Performances at the Revolver Awards Show and ?Late Night with Seth Meyers? Thrash Metal pioneers MEGADETH have been nominated for a 2017 GRAMMY® Award for Best Metal Performance for the title track from their new album Dystopia. […]

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GLOBAL METAL PIONEERS MEGADETH NOMINATED FOR GRAMMY AWARD FOR ?BEST METAL PERFOMANCE? Megadeth Wrap Up The Year With Performances at the Revolver Awards Show and ?Late Night with Seth Meyers? Thrash Metal pioneers MEGADETH have been nominated for a 2017 GRAMMY® Award for Best Metal Performance for the title track from their new album Dystopia. […]

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GLOBAL METAL PIONEERS MEGADETH NOMINATED FOR GRAMMY AWARD FOR ?BEST METAL PERFOMANCE? Megadeth Wrap Up The Year With Performances at the Revolver Awards Show and ?Late Night with Seth Meyers? Thrash Metal pioneers MEGADETH have been nominated for a 2017 GRAMMY® Award for Best Metal Performance for the title track from their new album Dystopia. […]

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Striker Awarded “Metal Artist Of The Year” At The 2016 Western Canadian Music Awards

It’s been an award winning year for Edmonton, AB’s Striker. First the band won an Edmonton Music Prize along with the Edmonton Music Award for Metal Recording of The Year off the strength of “Too Late” from the “Stand In The Fire” album.

Now adding to that growing list of awards, the power new wave metallers have been celebrated with a 2016 Western Canadian Music Award for Metal / Hard Music Artist of The Year.

The band comments: “We are so very honoured to receive the award for Metal Artist of The Year from the Western Canadian Music Awards! Huge thanks to everyone who has supported us in getting our music out into the world, and we hope everyone is ready for another dose of Striker coming soon!”

Striker was nominated alongside the following Western Canadian bands:

KEN mode (MB)
Shooting Guns (SK)
Striker (AB)
Third Ion (SK)
Van Halst (AB)

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Delain Releases New Song “Fire With Fire”

2016 means ten years of Delain – and therefore ten years of larger-than-life symphonic metal. Today new single “Fire With Fire” comes online and can be heard below.

New album “Moonbathers,” mastered by Grammy award winning Ted Jensen, is due for release August 26th, 2016 via Napalm Records

To support their upcoming new album live, Delain willalso be heavily hitting the road in 2016. The “Moonbathers” track listing is as follows:

1. Hands Of Gold – Featuring Alissa White-Gluz
2. The Glory and the Scum
3. Suckerpunch
4. The Hurricane
5. Chrysalis – The Last Breath
6. Fire With Fire
7. Pendulum
8. Danse Macabre
9. Scandal
10. Turn the Lights Out
11. The Monarch

Bonus CD
12. Suckerpunch – Live In The Netherlands
13. Turn The Lights Out – Live In The Netherlands
14. The Glory And The Scum – Live In The Netherlands
15. Don’t Let Go – Live In The Netherlands
16. The Glory And The Scum – Orchestra
17. Hands Of Gold – Orchestra

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Armstrong Metal Fest Announces Full 2016 Schedule

Armstrong Metal Fest is proud to reveal the full schedule for this year’s 2016 line up that includes headliners Beyond Creation, Dayglo Abortions, Unleash The Archers, Archspire, Rivers of Nihil, The Zenith Passage and many more.

The fest is held in Armstrong, BC on July 15th and 16th at the Hassen Arena showcasing a high caliber of Western Canadian metal along with international touring acts. Follow event details and news at this location.

Friday, July 15th:
11:00am – 11:25am – Apollyon (Kelowna, BC)
11:35am – 12:00pm – Vehement Dissent (Edmonton, AB)
12:10pm – 12:35pm – Crucible of Scorn (Prince George, BC)
12:45pm – 1:10pm – Defiling The Nasma (Vancouver, BC)
1:20pm – 1:45pm – The Mountain Man (Vancouver, BC)
1:55pm – 2:20pm – Nomad (Enderby, BC)
2:30pm – 2:55pm – Apprentice (Vancouver, BC)
3:05pm – 3:30pm – Revenger (Vancouver, BC)
3:40pm – 4:05pm – DropDeadFred (Kelowna, BC)
4:15pm – 4:40pm – Entity (Winnipeg, MB)
4:50pm – 5:15pm – W.M.D (Calgary, AB)
5:25pm – 5:50pm – Kataplexis (Calgary, AB)
6:00pm – 6:30pm – Saints of Death (Vancouver, BC)
6:40pm – 7:10pm – DEAD ASYLUM (Vancouver, BC)
7:20pm – 7:50pm – Tyrants Demise (Winnipeg, MB)
8:00pm – 100 MAN SHOTGUN (at Campground)
8:15pm – 8:50pm – Xul (Vernon, BC)
9:10pm – 9:55pm – Nylithia (Vancouver, BC)
10:15pm – 11:00pm – West of Hell (Vancouver, BC)
11:20pm – 12:20am – Unleash The Archers (Vancouver, BC) (Whammy Award Metal Winner)

Saturday, July 16th:
11:00am – 11:25am – Odinfist (Armstrong, BC)
11:35am – 12:00pm – ArkenFire (Kelowna, BC)
12:10pm – 12:35pm – Leave the Living (Red Deer, AB)
12:45pm – 1:10pm – Slagduster (Grand Forks, BC)
1:20pm – 1:45pm – BLËED (Edmonton, AB)
1:55pm – 2:20pm – Cryptic Enslavement (Nanaimo, BC)
2:30pm – 3:00pm – Trollband (Edmonton, AB/ Vancouver, BC)
3:10pm – 3:40pm – Eye of Horus (Edmonton, AB)
3:50pm – 4:20pm – Noire (Winnipeg, MB)
4:30pm – 5:00pm – Inverted Serenity (Winnipeg, MB)
5:10pm – 5:40pm – Planet Eater (Regina, SK)
5:50pm – 6:25pm – Black Wizard (Vancouver, BC)
6:25pm – 6:50pm – TRASH WRESTLING (Outside Arena)
6:50pm – 7:30pm – The Zenith Passage (Los Angeles/ Bay Area)
7:30pm – 7:55pm – TRASH WRESTLING (Outside Arena)
7:55pm – 8:35pm – Rivers of Nihil (Reading, PA)
8:35pm – 9:00pm – TRASH WRESTLING (Outside Arena)
9:00pm – 9:45pm – Dayglo Abortions (Victoria, BC)
10:10pm – 10:55pm – Archspire (Vancouver, BC)
11:15pm – 12:15am – Beyond Creation (Montreal, QC)

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