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The Butcher Babies are coming to take you away

Posted by on October 22, 2014

The Butcher Babies recently released Uncovered, an EP of cover songs. One of the most unconventional is a cover of Napoleon XIV’s 1966 novelty song, the mildly disturbing “They’re Coming To Take Me Away.” The band have made a video fro the track, which premiered earlier today on Bloody Disgusting. It’s obviously heavier than the original, and […]

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Limp Bizkit headlining ShipRocked 2015

Posted by on October 22, 2014

The ShipRocked 2015 line-up has been announced, and it’s headlined by Limp Bizkit. Setting sail from Miami, FL and heading to Great Stirrup Cay, Bahamas, it’ll be six days of loud music and a pretty solid line-up of hard rock and metal music. Fred Durst seems pretty excited: “Limp Bizkit? New album? Sunshine? Metal party? Phil […]

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Interview: Volbeat’s Michael Poulsen talks success, Jon Schaffer collaboration

Posted by on October 22, 2014

You can count the number of big breakout rock and metal successes of the last five years on one hand (more about that here), and Volbeat is certainly one of them. Both their current album, 2013′s Outlaw Gentlemen & Shady Ladies and their last, Beyond Hell/Above Heaven, have sold over 200,000 copies and are still going strong, […]

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Nate Salameh leaves Attila

Posted by on October 22, 2014

With a new album set to release a month from now guitarist Nate Salameh has left Attila and their partying life-style behind. Salameh posted this to his Facebook account yesterday: “I’m making this post to inform everyone that the boys in ATTILA and I have decided to go our separate ways. I have no bad blood against the guys […]

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Phil Anselmo still trying to transform Dave Hill in 2nd Metal Grasshopper episode

Posted by on October 22, 2014

Last week, the first episode of Metal Grasshopper, the web series with Philip H. Anselmo and comedian Dave Hill debuted online. It was basically a setup episode in which Hill begged Anselmo to school him in the ways of metal. In this episode, “The Awakening,” there’s a breakfast meeting between the two, in which it’s […]

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