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Five Finger Death Punch-Rob Halford
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Five Finger Death Punch Frontman Ivan Moody: Rob Halford Redefines ‘Rock Star’

Five Finger Death Punch vocalist Ivan Moody discusses Rob Halford, saying the Judas Priest frontman redefines 'rock star.'

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Liz Ramanand, Loudwire
Liz Ramanand, Loudwire
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Sevendust Guitarist John Connolly Discusses Acoustic Album and Touring

Sevendust's John Connolly discusses the band's acoustic album 'Time Travelers & Bonfires,' their touring and more.

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Slayer, Suicidal Tendencies + Exodus
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Slayer Announces Tour with Suicidal Tendencies and Exodus!

Slayer has just announced that they are hitting the road for some epic thrash-ness! Plus, along for the ride will be Suicidal Tendencies and Exodus!

Check out the tour schedule here!

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Bob Bielarz
Immortal
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No One Guitarist Bob Bielarz Dead After Boat Crash That Also Killed Wife and Friend

Bob Bielarz is presumed dead after a boating accident which killed his wife, Viengsavnh, and bandmate Jeremy Muzika.

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Category: Metal, News, Rock
Liz Ramanand, Loudwire
Liz Ramanand, Loudwire
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Battlecross Plots Summer Tour, Plans New Album

Michigan thrashers Battlecross will embark on a North American tour this summer with Crimson Shadows and Ikillya.

The trek launches July 24 in Columbus, Ohio, and include an Aug 9 date at Birch Run's DIRT Fest.

They will also begin working on their third album, due to be released sometime next year.

"We're excited to announce our first headline run in quite a while," says guitarist Hiran Deraniyagala. "It's short but sweet, and this gives us time to write the new record this summer. We are stoked to have our Canadian brothers, Crimson Shadows joining us. We did a short run with those guys earlier this year and they're a great live band and have an awesome record coming out next fall."

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Judas Priest Jools Holland
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Judas Priest’s Rob Halford Talks ‘Metal God’ Trademark, Band’s Touring Plans

Judas Priest appeared on 'Later With Jools Holland' and Rob Halford both addressed his 'Metal God' trademark and the band's touring future.

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James Hetfield
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Metallica Offer New Single ‘Lords of Summer’ (First Pass Version) via iTunes

Wow... for the first time since 2008, Metallica have officially released a new song.

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Butcher Babies
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Butcher Babies Unveil Fall 2014 Tour Dates [Video]

Butcher Babies have just announced a new batch of dates that will have them back on the road this fall.

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Category: Concerts, Metal, News Tags:
Trivium-13
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Matt Heafy of Trivium Joins Full Metal Jackie Sunday Night!

Make sure to listen to Full Metal Jackie this Sunday! Why? She will be joined by Matt Heafy of Trivium!

Plus another Dethklok Brutal Pick of the Week and Jasta's Pick from the Pit!

Sunday night at 10pm on 97

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Brian Johnson
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AC/DC’s Brian Johnson: ‘It’s Very Likely We’ll Be on the Road Again’ in 2014

It couldn't have been an easy decision, but vocalist Brian Johnson has informed fans that AC/DC will "very likely" hit the road again before the end of 2014.

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Category: Concerts, Metal, News, Rock Tags: ,
As I Lay Dying
Metal Blade
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Nick Hipa Claims As I Lay Dying ‘Weren’t Shocked’ About Tim Lambesis Murder-for-Hire Arrest

Former AILD guitarist Nick Hipa says Lambesis' act of attempting to hire a hitman to kill the vocalist's estranged wife "wasn't completely out of character."

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Korn
Prospect Park
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Korn Plans Expanded Version of ‘The Paradigm Shift’ and New Single ‘Hater’

Korn will be releasing an expanded edition of 'The Paradigm Shift,' bolstered with new songs including the upcoming single 'Hater.'

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