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New & Noteworthy: December 7th, 2018: The Missing New Releases

Posted by on December 7, 2018

New & Noteworthy is a weekly column in which we highlight some of the newest rock and metal releases coming out each week. We’re right in the middle of 2018 list season, so don’t expect too many more big releases this year. You can check out the last week’s New & Noteworthy for what all […]

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The Smashing Pumpkins announce special guests for 30th Anniversary show

Posted by on July 31, 2018

The Smashing Pumpkins have announced their special guests for their 30th Anniversary Performance held at the PNC Bank Arts Center in Holmdel, NJ this Thursday (2nd). The guests include AFI frontman Davey Havok, Joy Division/New Order bassist Peter Hook, Killers members Dave Keuning and Mark Stoermer, Courtney Love, Mark McGrath, and Deftones frontman Chino Moreno. […]

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Metal by Numbers: The top selling metal of the first half of 2017

Posted by on July 7, 2017

Earlier this year, we examined what metal and hard rock albums sold the most in 2016. What we found wasn’t entirely surprising (Metallica still sells lots of records! Lots of classic albums still get bought!), but it was still an interesting way to see what mass appeal music looked like last year. With half of […]

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Best music videos of the week ending 5/5

Posted by on May 5, 2017

This week flew here we are celebrating Cinco de Mayo on a Friday with the new Alestorm video, “Mexico.” We are tempted to share this with their soon-to-be touring buddies GWAR at this year’s Warped Tour but, they might get confused again thinking we are sharing the new Halestorm video. At least we are leaving Linkin […]

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AFI announce second leg of tour

Posted by on March 10, 2017

AFI launched the first part of their headlining 2017 North American tour, The Blood Tour. Now, they have announced the second leg of that tour, via their Facebook page.  The album that inspired the tour, AFI (The Blood Album), debuted at number 5. Tickets go on sale next Friday March 17th, and are available for purchase […]

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Metal By Numbers 3/8: Suicide’s sales are silenced

Posted by on March 8, 2017

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. We have twenty debuts listed here, making it the biggest week so far for metal in 2017. Spearheading it is Suicide Silence, and though they’re still the top metal debut of the week, you’ve […]

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Metal By Numbers 3/1: Sales that are Shore to please

Posted by on March 1, 2017

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Some people think puns, like the many found on this website, are the laziest form of humor ever concocted. To those people I say…you’re no pun. Anywho, Lorna Shore is our two debut of […]

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Find out how much Meshuggah, Taking Back Sunday, Born of Osiris and more made on the road

Posted by on February 24, 2017

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. This week, the batch of artists reported contains various big acts you know by name but probably aren’t on your […]

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Metal By Numbers 2/22: Overkill grind up the charts

Posted by on February 22, 2017

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. It was heartening to see Kreator reach a high spot on the charts a few weeks back. Many metalheads will agree that while the Big Thrash Four are of high status for a reason, […]

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Metal By Numbers 2/15: The charts went to see a Star War

Posted by on February 15, 2017

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. It’s not every day you find a metal band dedicated to playing select pieces from John Williams’ legendary score with Darth Vader on guitar. But that’s what Galactic Empire is, and the fact that […]

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