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Brothers in metal: Max and Iggor Cavalera pick their favorite bands of brothers

Posted by on November 3, 2017

In just two weeks, Cavalera Conspiracy will be releasing their fourth studio album, Psychosis, marking the band’s tenth year as a project. Of course Max Cavalera and his brother Iggor may be best known for Sepultura, the band they formed as teenagers back in 1984. With the release of Psychosis imminent, we thought it’d be fun to […]

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Scorpions cancel remaining tour dates with Megadeth due to illness

Posted by on October 9, 2017

Last night (8), Scorpions cancelled the remaining tour dates of their massive North American Crazy World tour with Megadeth. This was one of the biggest packages of the season, which kicked off earlier last month. Despite having one week left, their run was unfortunately cut short due to vocalist Klaus Meine having “severe laryngitis.” Meine […]

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Scorpions and Megadeth tour confirmed, adds dates

Posted by on March 23, 2017

No need to buy those plane tickets to California just yet. We had a hunch there would be more than one date for the Scorpions Crazy World tour with their very special guests Megadeth. Scorpions revealed a month worth of North American dates that kicks off on September 14th in Reading, PA and ends on […]

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Crazy (world) tour alert: Scorpions and Megadeth

Posted by on March 21, 2017

Over a month ago, Dave Mustaine hinted to Billboard about Megadeth booking two tours for 2017, with the interesting news that they’d be an opener later in the years, stating:  “They’re both going to be very different, but exciting. One we’re headlining, and it’s very much bands of our ilk, and for the other one, […]

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Find out how much Hell & Heaven Metal Fest, Maximus Festival and more made on the road

Posted by on October 13, 2016

If you keep wondering how much your favorite bands make when they head out on the road, Billboard‘s Boxscore released their latest batch of earnings and attendance from many artists, and we’ve summarized them here for you. There isn’t much to report on this week’s boxscore but there are numbers for some international festivals that we […]

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Find out how much The Contortionist, Muse, and Scorpions made on the road

Posted by on June 3, 2016

If you keep wondering how much your favorite bands make when they head out on the road, Billboard‘s Boxscore released their latest batch of earnings and attendance from many artists, and we’ve summarized them here for you. Our friends at Billboard gather all the numbers for us to get an idea of how much money is […]

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Scorpions recruit Motörhead drummer Mikkey Dee for U.S. Tour

Posted by on April 29, 2016

Well, now we know why Mikkey Dee suddenly dropped out of touring with Thin Lizzy. Turns out the Motörhead drummer is simply going to be on the road with the Scorpions instead. The band announced today that Mikkey Dee would be filling in on drums for James Kottak, who is taking a break to seek […]

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Interview: Uli Jon Roth talks touring, Sky guitars, Scorpions

Posted by on March 10, 2016

Ex-Scorpions guitarist Uli Jon Roth left the band just before the band exploded and became an active rock hit machine. While the band quickly escalated up the Billboard charts, Roth found himself with legions of fans who still love his early output yet, thankfully, want to hear his newer solo stuff. Although not touring to support […]

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Rocklahoma celebrates 10th year, as part of World’s Loudest Month

Posted by on January 12, 2016

Celebrating its 10th anniversary, Rocklahoma has been announced for this May 27, 28 & 29 at “Catch The Fever” Festival Grounds, in Pryor, Oklahoma. America’s Biggest Memorial Day Weekend Party will feature some of the best current rock artists and classic bands, as well as onsite camping and VIP packages. The lineup, will see Rocklahoma first-timers Scorpions, […]

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Metal By Numbers 10/14: Clutch wage Psychic Warfare on the charts

Posted by on October 14, 2015

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. If you take a look at this week’s edition of Metal By Numbers, you’ll notice a few things. First, that we have a lot of debuts (as has been the theme these past few […]

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