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Graham "Gruhamed" Hartmann is a 27 year-old music addict with a taste for punk, metal and the touch of a keyboard. He is the current Senior Writer for Loudwire. Graham has been active in the music and entertainment industries since college, having worked for Metal Injection, Earache Records, The End Records, The Opie and Anthony Show and the Le Scandal Burlesque Show as a musician and stage manager. Favorite bands: The Ramones, Iron Maiden, Strike Anywhere, Poison the Well, Tool, Puscifer, Pig Destroyer, Agoraphobic Nosebleed, Bad Religion, Rufio, Salome, Shining, Descendents, Gwar, System of a Down, The Beatles, Suffocation, Bloodbath, Polaris, Mark Mulcahy, Nirvana, Dead Kennedys ---> https://twitter.com/gruhamed // www.facebook.com/gruhamed
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Korn’s Brian ‘Head’ Welch Hospitalized in Russia

Last night (May 19), Korn guitarist Brian 'Head' Welch was admitted to a Russian hospital. The health scare forced Welch to drop out of Korn's gig with Soulfly in Krasnoyarsk and the guitarist will remain hospitalized for "a few days" and will miss an unknown number of upcoming gigs.

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GWAR to Perform at Fifth Annual GWAR-B-Q

GWAR lives!!! The metal world recently mourned the death of GWAR frontman and mastermind Dave Brockie while pondering the future of the intergalactic act. Now, it seems like we might have the answer, as GWAR have announced that they will perform at the fifth annual GWAR-B-Q.

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Judas Priest Unleashes Full Version New Single ‘March of the Damned’ [Video]

Great news to report! Judas Priest have just unleashed the first official single from the upcoming album, 'Redeemer of Souls.' After exclusively teasing the track on Loudwire last week, the full version of 'March of the Damned' is now available for your listening pleasure and will likely leave you drooling for more new Priest anthems.

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KISS Legend Ace Frehley Shares Hilarious Real-Life ‘Spinal Tap’ Story

Our friends at Ultimate Classic Rock have been compiling an impressive collection of real-life 'Spinal Tap' stories from some of rock's greatest legends. This latest clip stars KISS legend Ace Frehley, who tells the tale of bedding a model in Mexico, but the twist in Ace's story is sure to crack you up.

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‘Super Duper Alice Cooper’ Documentary Being Released on DVD and Blu-Ray June 3

The new Alice Cooper documentary 'Super Duper Alice Cooper' will soon be released on DVD and Blu-ray.

With deluxe limited edition copies also set to become available, 'Super Duper Alice Cooper' will come out on June 3.

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Kiss Legend Ace Frehley Plays ‘Wikipedia: Fact or Fiction?’ [Video]

This newest edition of "Wikipedia: Fact or Fiction?" segment was so good, we had to split it into two parts! Iconic KISS legend Ace Frehley stopped by Loudwire to appear in our popular series, actually clearing up a great deal of untrue information.

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