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Monthly Archives: June 2011

Metal By Numbers 6/29: Sales Are Burning Red Hot

Posted by on June 29, 2011

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. This week sees eleven metal/hard rock albums making their debut, with eight of them appearing in the top 200. Despite releases from big names like In Flames, The Black Dahlia Murder, Symphony X, and […]

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Unearth Guitarist Launches Social Networking Site For Musicians

Posted by on June 29, 2011

Unearth guitarist Ken Susi and his brother Paul have launched a new social networking site catered to giving musicians and industry professionals the chance to connect and collaborate with each other online. The location-based site called the Intonation-Network will allow fans to discover fellow musicians, promote their own work and upcoming appearances, advertise or hold […]

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MySpace Likely To Be Sold For Only $20 Million

Posted by on June 29, 2011

According to All Things Digital, News Corp. is about to sell MySpace for an asking price as low as $20 million-$30 million. At the moment, advertising network Specific Media and private equity firm Golden Gate Capital are the two frontrunners in acquiring the one-time king of social networks. The purchase will also reportedly include as […]

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New Dream Theater Song Hits The Web

Posted by on June 29, 2011

Since drummer Mike Portnoy left the group in September, Dream Theater fans have been dying to know two things: 1. Who would replace Portnoy? 2. What would Dream Theater sound like without one of their key members? Well back in April, after being teased by a three part web series chronicling the auditions, we learned […]

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Trivium Streaming New Song Online

Posted by on June 29, 2011

Yesterday, we heard a thirty second sampler of Trivium’s new song “Dusk Dismantled.” Now, Trivium has posted the song in its entirety on their YouTube page. We’ve already seen video of Trivium performing the song, along with “Capsizing The Sea,” ”Black,” and “In Waves,” live recently. However, this is the first time hearing a legit […]

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Winds Of Plague Premiere New Video Online

Posted by on June 29, 2011

Winds Of Plague have released a new video for the song “California.”

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Only In Vegas Could Vince Neil Receive A Lifetime Achievement Award

Posted by on June 29, 2011

The Las Vegas Sun is reporting that Motley Crue singer Vince Neil will be receiving the “Lifetime Achievement In Rock ‘N’ Roll” award at Vegas Rocks! Magazine’s award show. Neil will be given the award on August 21 in the main showroom of the Las Vegas Hilton. Before we ask “Hmm…what?,” let’s let Vegas Rocks! […]

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It Prevails Streaming New Song Online

Posted by on June 28, 2011

It Prevails are streaming a new song called “Artisan” on their Facebook page.

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Lazarus A.D. Announce Headlining Tour

Posted by on June 28, 2011

Lazarus A.D. have announced dates for their No Prisoners No Mercy headlining tour.

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Skeletonwitch Reveal New Album Title

Posted by on June 28, 2011

Skeletonwitch have set Forever Abomination as the title to their new album, expected to be released in October via Prosthetic Records.

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