Category Archives: News

New music Tuesdays become new music Fridays on July 10

Posted by on March 27, 2015

The headline says it all. We’ve known that the music industry worldwide decided that Friday would become a global release day, much the same way movies are released. Now we know when. According to Music Week, the change will take effect on July 10. According to sources at the publication, the IFPI has had that date […]

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Fred Durst denies being Robert Durst

Posted by on March 27, 2015

You’ve got to hand it to Limp Bizkit. At least they have a sense of humor about themselves. Fred Durst recently popped up on Instagram wearing a branded hoodie that simply reads “Not Robert.” That, of course, is in response to the Associated Press article in which they referred to 72 year-old suspected serial murderer Robert […]

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Overkill sign worldwide deal with Nuclear Blast, announce tour, box set

Posted by on March 27, 2015

It’s been 35 years since Overkill first formed, and 30 since their first album, Feel the Fire. Now the New Jersey thrash quintet are commemorating their anniversary with a new label in the United States, Nuclear Blast, and a box set that will consist of their entire back catalog. While the band have been on Nuclear […]

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Carcass forced to cancel show in the Philippines

Posted by on March 27, 2015

British death metal band Carcass were scheduled to play the Pulp Summer Slam in the Philippines on April 25th, but it seems their visas were denied by the local government. The band issued the following statement on their Facebook page: “Sorry Malaysia, no show for you guys in May. Seems like your government officials still haven’t updated […]

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Unlocking the Truth talk about the ‘nightmare’ of the record industry

Posted by on March 27, 2015

The metal industry reacted in bemused disbelief when African-American teenagers Unlocking the Truth got a reported $1.8 million for signing with Sony. Most, us included, didn’t think that they would see that money due to the way the deal was set up. Then, when their film premiered at SXSW, it was announced that they were already […]

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