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Mastodon’s Bill Kelliher Promises ‘Surprise’ with Sixth Studio Album [Video]

Mastodon's sixth studio album is gearing up to be one of 2014's most anticipated releases.

The band has constantly surprised fans with each release, and according to guitarist Bill Kelliher, that theme will continue.

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Pop Evil’s ‘The Onyx Trilogy’ [Video]

Directed by Johan Carlen, Pop Evil's "The Onyx Trilogy" features the songs "Behind Closed Doors," "Deal with the Devil" and "Trenches."

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BCS National Championship Primer: Florida State vs. Auburn

Heisman winner Jameis Winston goes for Florida State’s third national championship against Auburn’s team of destiny.

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Megadeth’s Ellefson on ‘Super Collider:’ Next Record to be ‘Much Different’

Many have been critical of Megadeth’s latest release "Super Collider," although the band stands by the music.

Bassist David Ellefson has shared some insights on what Megadeth's next offering may hold.

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Wayland Helps Out ‘Free Beer & Hot Wings’ Holiday Break-ins, Visits WGRD [Video]

Tis the season.

It was only a month ago that Wayland played at The Intersection in Grand Rapids for "The Free Beer & Hot Wings Morning Show" Holiday Break-ins Kickoff Party in an event co-sponsored by WGRD 97.9.

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Megadeth’s New Holiday Album

Megadeth made a funny appearance on "Jimmy Kimmel Live" to promote its new holiday album, Thrashing Through The Snow - A Very Megadeth Christmas.

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Chris Cornell on ‘Letterman’ [Video]

Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell performed his new song "Misery Chain" Monday night on "The Late Show with David Letterman."

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Season 2 of ‘ICP Theater’ Tonight On Fuse

There are some people who were shocked to hear Detroit's Insane Clown Posse had landed their own TV show on fuse, they may be even more shocked to hear that the show has been renewed for another season.

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December 8: The Day We Lost Darrell ‘Dimebag’ Abbott

On Dec. 8, 2004, in Columbus, Ohio. There was a terrible event that occurred in metal history.

A shooting occurred at the Alrosa Villa venue in Columbus, where a band called Damage Plan was playing that night. Sadly, guitarist Darrell 'Dimebag' Abbott was fatally shot.

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2014 Grammy Nominees for Best Metal Performance: Anthrax, Black Sabbath, Dream Theater, Killswitch Engage + Volbeat With King Diamond

Metal may not get the wealth of recognition that other genres receive, but the big category that every metalhead music fan should be paying attention to is the Best Metal Performance category.

The nominees for the 2014 Grammy Awards were just announced and there's a diverse group of acts populating the category.

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Black Sabbath, Queens of the Stone Age Lead 2014 Rock Grammy Nominations

A big congrats is in order to Black Sabbath and Queens of the Stone Age as they're among the rock leaders for the 2013 Grammy Awards. Each of the acts received three nominations when the Grammy Awards nods were revealed Friday night (Dec. 6).

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Super Quest Shows How to Play Death Metal Music [Videos]

Canadian rock band Super Quest has been offering up tips on how to play death metal music in a series of short instructional videos.

I've found these videos very helpful in my late-night attempts to play this particular brand of rock music.

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