Former Forbidden/Nevermore Guitarist Tim Calvert Passes Away

Former Forbidden/Nevermore guitarist Tim Calvert has died after a long battle with ALS. He was only 52-years-old at the time of his death. Calvert was with Forbidden for ~ eight years and later joined Nevermore from 1997 to 2000.

Comment former bandmates and family members of Calvert of his passing:

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Sick Of It All Twelfth Full-Length Album In The Works

Sick Of It All reveal that they are currently working on new songs for their twelfth full-length , sharing the below Instagram post:

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Madball Wrap Up Tracking Sessions For New Album “For The Cause“

Madball have finished recording their new album, “For The Cause“. The sessions took place with Rancid‘s Tim Armstrong behind the boards and saw ex-Madball member Matt Henderson temporarily returning for the guitar tracking. Rapper Sick Jacken recorded a guest part for the album, which will see a release this summer.

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King Diamond Super 7 Action Figure Revealed

Having lately teamed up with Iron Maiden and Misfits for similar styled figures, Super 7 have revealed an early prototype of a forthcoming King Diamond vinyl figure at the New York Toy Fair. You can take a look at it below:

We’re sharing a lot of fun stuff over at #ToyFair18! Via @toyark

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Watch Mastodon’s GRAMMY Awards Acceptance Speech For “Best Metal Performance”

Footage of Mastodon accepting their GRAMMY at the pre-show awards ceremony can be seen below. The group took home the ‘Best Metal Performance’ For “Sultan’s Curse“, beating out August Burns Red, Body Count, Code Orange and Meshuggah.

So this happened! #mastodon #grammys

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Protest The Hero Are Back In The Studio

Protest The Hero are back in the studio recording new music at Jukasa Studios in Caledonia, Ontario. You can expect a new album out later in the year.

It’s happening again….

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Beartooth Recording New Release

Beartooth recently have been in Red Bull Studios in NYC, as well as a Los Angeles, CA area studio, working on their third full-length release. The band’s frontman Caleb Shomo has been documenting the sessions as they occur via his Instagram with some posts regarding that below:

#Beartooth LP3 sessions day one – New York City ??- @markceshleman @reelbearmedia

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#Beartooth LP3 sessions day one – New York City ??- @markceshleman @reelbearmedia

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#Beartooth LP3 sessions Day 3 – New York City Heading to riff city ??- @reelbearmedia @markceshleman

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More Studio Footage Of New Project From Hatebreed’s Jamey Jasta & Ex-Twisted Sister Singer Dee Snider Posted

More studio footage of vocalist Jamey Jasta‘s (Hatebreed) latest project with ex-Twisted Sister frontman Dee Snider has been shared online. Jasta has also mentioned via Twitter that members of Toxic Holocaust are involved with the project as well. A previous tease of the pair working on new material can be found HERE.

2/3 of @ToxicHolocaust ???????? https://t.co/DkfZdW9RQ1

— Jamey Jasta (@jameyjasta) November 12, 2017

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Jamey Jasta (Hatebreed) & Dee Snider (Ex-Twisted Sister) Teasing New Project

Twisted Sister frontman Dee Snider and vocalist Jamey Jasta of Hatebreed, etc. hit the studio together this week for their forthcoming project. Jasta shared the below clip via Instagram from those sessions:

This Dee Snider album is gonna be haaaaarrrrrd!! @deesniderofficial_

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Some guests are planned for the project with Howard Jones (Light The Torch/ex-Killswitch Engage) being one of the names tossed around.

Had the legend @deesniderofficial_ in the studio today!! It’s on!! #Metal

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Butcher Babies Teases New Music Video “Headspin”

Butcher Babies has shared the below teaser for its forthcoming music video “Headspin”, which will arrive next Friday, October 27th, alongside the release of the band’s new album “Lilith”.

New Butcher Babies Video “Headspin”… 7 DAYS!!! ??

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