Trivium, Born Of Osiris, Rings Of Saturn, Etc. Show Of Their Chops ‘The Biggest Shred Collab Song In The World II’

Guitarists of Trivium, Born Of Osiris, Rings Of Saturn, Betraying The Martyrs and more showed off their skills in a second edition of ‘the biggest shred collab song in the world’. The collab also features the likes of Angel Vivaldi, Jason Richardson (ex-Chelsea Grin/Born Of Osiris) and many more.

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Watch: Iron Maiden Drummer Nicko McBrain’s Video Tour Of 2018 Drum Kit

A five-minute clip showcasing Iron Maiden skinsman Nicko McBrain taking the viewer for a close-up tour of his 2018 kit is streaming below.

In other news Nicko McBrain recently opened his drum store “Nicko McBrain’s Drum One” in Manchester. The store boasts “Planet Paiste”, U.K.’s largest dedicated Paiste show space and the “Sonorsphere” where drummers can find the biggest selection of Sonor products in the UK. Aside Sonor and Paiste all other major drum and percussion brands are stocked.

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Danny Wimmer Nominated For IEBA “Festival Buyer Of The Year”

Danny Wimmer, founder of Danny Wimmer Presents–a producer of some of the biggest rock festivals in America–has been nominated by the International Entertainment Buyers Association (IEBA) for ?Festival Buyer Of The Year.? Member voting is underway now through September 14 and awards will be presented at the Honors & Awards Ceremony on October 11, 2016 […]

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BROKEN HOPE to perform at OBSCENE EXTREME AMERICA

Death metal legends BROKEN HOPE, have confirmed their appearance at the 2015 OBSCENE EXTREME AMERICA festival on Saturday August, 22nd in Montreal Canada. Obscene Extreme is one of the few remaining pure underground festivals bringing together some of the biggest extreme metal pioneers with cult-classic bands from around the world. The festival lineup features BROKEN […]

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Joey Sturgis Hosting CreativeLive Studio Pass Workshop

Joey Sturgis, producer behind some of the biggest names in metalcore including Asking Alexandria, Of Mice & Men, and I See Stars, will host a free, two-day CreativeLive “Studio Pass” workshop,

The worshop begins tomorrow, February 4th from 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. PST (2:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. EST). In this class, Sturgis will share his techniques for writing and arranging songs, tips for recording, editing and mixing guitars, vocals, bass, drums and synths, and more.

Head over to the CreativeLive Music & Audio website at this location for more information and to enroll for free today.

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Joey Sturgis To Host CreativeLive Music & Audio Class

Joey Sturgis, producer behind some of the biggest names in metalcore including Asking Alexandria, Of Mice & Men and I See Stars, will host a free, three-day CreativeLive “Studio Pass” workshop next month, February 4th – 6th from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. PST (12 p.m. – 7 p.m. EST).

In this class, Sturgis will share his highly sought after techniques for writing and arranging songs, tips for recording, editing and mixing guitars, vocals, bass, drums and synths, and more. Head over to CreativeLive Music & Audio at this location for more information and to enroll for free today.

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Slipknot’s KNOTFEST Adds Another Stage & 10 More Bands To 3-Day Festival Bill‏

Slipknot’s very own KNOTFEST–the most cutting edge heavy music festival in America–has revealed additional bands for the October 24-26 destination festival held at San Manuel Amphitheater & Campgrounds in San Bernardino, CA. Already featuring some of the biggest names in metal – Slipknot, Danzig, Five Finger Death Punch, Volbeat, Of Mice & Men, Anthrax and […]

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Slipknot’s KNOTFEST Adds Another Stage & 10 More Bands To 3-Day Festival Bill‏

Slipknot’s very own KNOTFEST–the most cutting edge heavy music festival in America–has revealed additional bands for the October 24-26 destination festival held at San Manuel Amphitheater & Campgrounds in San Bernardino, CA. Already featuring some of the biggest names in metal – Slipknot, Danzig, Five Finger Death Punch, Volbeat, Of Mice & Men, Anthrax and […]

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Andromeda Releases “Lies ‘R’ Us” Live Video

The Swedish progressive metallers in Andromeda were headlining the biggest rock festivals in Vietnam last December/January, playing for over 50,000 people at stadiums in Hanoi, Saigon, and Can Tho.

The band is planning a DVD release later this year, but will also uploaded performances from the release online every week. The first track to be released will be “Lies ‘R’ Us,” taken from latest album “Manifest Tyranny,” which can be seen below.

Andromeda is currently writing new material for its next studio album, with recording to start later this year.

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Battlecross Announces European Tour Dats With Huntress

American thrash metal band Battlecross has confirmed a European summer run, including some of the biggest festivals, as well as co-headline shows with Huntress.

Battlecross comments: “We’re excited to be part of this years Rock Am Ring & Rock Im Park! Once again we get to be part of two more great European festivals with some of the biggest bands in Metal and Rock! To be able to share the stage with Metallica again and for the first time, Slayer is an honor! We look forward to melting the European crowd’s faces!”

05/06/14 DE – Nürburg – Rock am Ring
06/06/14 DE – Nürnberg – Rock im Park
10/06/14 DE – Hamburg – Markthalle
11/06/14 DE – Tilburg – 013 w/Huntress
13/06/14 UK – Castle Donington – Download Festival
15/06/14 AT – Nickelsdorf – Nova Rock
17/06/14 CH – Uster – Rock City w/Huntress
18/06/14 CH – Geneve – L’Usine w/Huntress
19/06/14 IT – Milano – Club Legend w/Huntress
20/06/14 SI – Ljubljana – Orto Bar w/Huntress
21/06/14 HR – Zagreb – Mochvara Club w/Huntress
27/06/14 BE – Dessel – Graspop Festival

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