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GUNS N ROSES WITH SPECIAL GUESTS ZZ TOP AND ROSE TATTOO

GUNS N ROSES WITH SPECIAL GUESTS ZZ TOP AND ROSE TATTOO

| 17 January 2013 | Reply

  McManus Entertainment is thrilled to announce the return to Australia of one of the world’s greatest rock bands, Guns N’ Roses in March 2013. Joining Guns N’ Roses will be special guests ZZ Top and Australian rock legends Rose Tattoo. A VIP McManus pre sale will start at 12 noon on Monday January 21 […]

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Perth International Comedy Festival adds Eddie Ifft and second Jim Jefferies show

Perth International Comedy Festival adds Eddie Ifft and second Jim Jefferies show

| 17 January 2013 | Reply

The Perth International Comedy Festival has added Eddie Ifft (USA) to the lineup, for a show at The Astor Theatre on May 3rd Due to public demand, Jim Jefferies has added a second show at The Astor Theatre to his tour, on Sunday May 5th Tickets to both shows are available through www.showticketing.com.au or by […]

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High Roller Records Germany, have released Savage NWOBHM legends ‘Sons of Malice’ album on double vinyl, including three bonus tracks

High Roller Records Germany, have released Savage NWOBHM legends ‘Sons of Malice’ album on double vinyl, including three bonus tracks

| 17 January 2013 | Reply

The bonus tracks ‘Better Believe it’, ‘Holy Water’ and ‘Murder from the Skies’ where written and recorded as part of the ‘Sons of Malice’ sessions, but not on the original CD release in 2012 now available for the first time on this collector’s edition. The album is available in both Black and Clear vinyl in […]

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THIS IS HELL TO RELEASE EP ‘THE ENFORCER’ ON FEBRUARY 22ND ON 3WISE RECORDS

THIS IS HELL TO RELEASE EP ‘THE ENFORCER’ ON FEBRUARY 22ND ON 3WISE RECORDS

| 17 January 2013 | Reply

Long Island thrash metal band, THIS IS HELL will release a new EP titled The Enforcer on 3Wise Records on February 22nd.  The title track “The Enforcer” can be streamed exclusively through Revolver – listen here! Guitarist Rick Jimenez on why these songs are different than previous THIS IS HELL releases “We continuously evolve as […]

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RICHIE ONORI – The Days Of Innocence

RICHIE ONORI – The Days Of Innocence

| 17 January 2013 | Reply

Label: Onori Records Released: August 2012 Reviewed by Shane Pinnegar 7/10 The secret is in the name of this soft Seventies flavoured rock album from US Sweet drummer Richie Onori – it harkens back to a more innocent and simpler time, lyrically and musically, which is a double edged sword. On the one hand, some […]

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LE REVERIE – Dark Symphony

LE REVERIE – Dark Symphony

| 17 January 2013 | Reply

Label: Le Reverie Released: October 2012 Reviewed by Shane Pinnegar 7.5/10 Not being much of a symphonic/goth rock fan, Le Reverie’s long awaited debut album got skipped over in my review pile – visions of self indulgent, black clad evil types espousing bad poetry abounded in my mind. Thankfully, I couldn’t have been more wrong […]

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THIN LIZZY relaunch as Black Star Riders for new album

THIN LIZZY relaunch as Black Star Riders for new album

| 17 January 2013 | Reply

In October 2012 Thin Lizzy announced that they would not be recording new material under the Thin Lizzy monicker. The last incarnation of the band – Scott Gorham, Brian Downey, Darren Wharton, Ricky Warwick, Damon Johnson and Marco Mendoza – would be looking to form a new project. Step forward Black Star Riders… 24th December […]

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Sydney industrial metal demons Our Last Enemy have announced a new line-up.

Sydney industrial metal demons Our Last Enemy have announced a new line-up.

| 17 January 2013 | Reply

New drummer Zot (Ink/Anxiety Whispers) has joined the fold and previous drummer Jeff has moved to keys/samples. The band (also consisting of Oliver (Vocals) Matt (Bass) and Bizz (Guitar)) has been rehearsing steadily for the last few months while keeping things under wraps. This is the tightest and most powerful version of the line-up yet, […]

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ALL STAR PROJECT SET TO RELEASE HURRICANE SANDY CHARITY SINGLE, “THE PRIDE”

ALL STAR PROJECT SET TO RELEASE HURRICANE SANDY CHARITY SINGLE, “THE PRIDE”

| 17 January 2013 | Reply

The project comprised of the NY based band The Infinite Staircase along with Zakk Wylde (Black Label Society, Ex-Ozzy Osbourne), Morgan Rose (Sevendust, Call Me No One), Kevin Martin (Candlebox, The Gracious Few) and John “JD” DeServio (Black Label Society, Cycle Of Pain) has completed work on the single, which is now called “The Pride.” […]

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THE NEPTUNE POWER FEDERATION – Mano Satano

THE NEPTUNE POWER FEDERATION – Mano Satano

| 17 January 2013 | Reply

Label: Erotic Volcano Records Released: 2012 Reviewed by Shane Pinnegar 9/10 Lauding itself as “the ultimate satanic party album”, Mano Satano has been lovingly hand crafted by a group of luminaries from the Australian punk and metal scene (names dropped include Mortal Sin, Frenzal Rhomb, Nancy Vandal, All You Can Eat, Demolition Highstyle, Daredevil, Your […]

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BLUR – Parklive

BLUR – Parklive

| 17 January 2013 | Reply

Label: EMI Released: December 2012 Reviewed by Shane Pinnegar 6.5/10 Blur threw one heck of a party in London’s Hyde Park on 12th August 2012, and released the results to iTunes within 24 hours, following it up with this double live CD within a week of the gig. The mix, however, is turgid, clouding the […]

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HOLY GRAIL’s NEW ALBUM “RIDE THE VOID” Out this week Jan 18th through Rocket Distribution / Prosthetic Records!!!

HOLY GRAIL’s NEW ALBUM “RIDE THE VOID” Out this week Jan 18th through Rocket Distribution / Prosthetic Records!!!

| 17 January 2013 | Reply

Buy ‘Ride The Void’ from JB Online until March 8th and go into the draw for an ESP V-300 RRP $1149 Courtesy Of ESP Guitars Australia www.facebook.com/espguitarsaustralia Click on this link for your chance to win!!! www.jbhifionline.com.au/music/hard-rock-heavy-metal/ride-the-void-signed-copy-online-comp/678069 BLUNT MAGAZINE REVIEW 5/5 skulls – “Yes! This is it! A perfect synthesis of prog, metal and neoclassical” […]

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Warrington, UK’s TARGET:RENEGADES release new video for hOw AwKwArD

Warrington, UK’s TARGET:RENEGADES release new video for hOw AwKwArD

| 17 January 2013 | Reply

“…Verging on the heavier side of rock or even stepping into the shiny shades of metal, these Warrington boys are full blown rockers. Dark riffs and heavily distorted power chords are their superpowers…. Melodic vocals and belting choruses stop them being full blown metal heads but these boys know what they want”  Joe Mangone (Mangone […]

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15th Annual Punk Rock Bowling and Music Festival  May 24-27, 2013  Downtown Las Vegas, NV

15th Annual Punk Rock Bowling and Music Festival May 24-27, 2013 Downtown Las Vegas, NV

| 17 January 2013 | Reply

  Initial Lineup Revealed; Many More Bands To Be Announced   Bowling Registration and Hotel Rooms Are Now Available at www.punkrockbowling.com Festival Weekend Passes On Sale Tues. Jan. 29, 2013 @ 1pm PST $105 For All 3 days   Punk Rock Bowling was started back in 1999 as a way to bring the independent music […]

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Breed 77 – Gibraltar’s finest return with new album & UK headline tour

Breed 77 – Gibraltar’s finest return with new album & UK headline tour

| 17 January 2013 | Reply

Following their hugely successful slot at last year’s Download Festival and UK/European tour with SOiL and Fozzy – Gilbratars premier metal band Breed 77 return to the UK for their own headline tour to co-incide with the release of their highly anticipated new album THE EVIL INSIDE on 1st March 2013. TOUR DATES 7th Mar […]

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UK Rock Legends SWEET Revisit Hit Album ‘Desolation Boulevard’ With New Live CD

UK Rock Legends SWEET Revisit Hit Album ‘Desolation Boulevard’ With New Live CD

| 17 January 2013 | Reply

  London, UK – Hot on the heels of their recent critically acclaimed album release ‘New York Connection’, UK rock legends SWEET have released a new live CD only available by digital download. Performing the band’s most famous and influential album from 1974 ‘Desolation Boulevard’ live, SWEET’s ‘Desolation Boulevard Revisited’ recaptures the album in concert […]

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ShopRadioCast Announces 2013 SRC Vinyl Subscription  Series Includes Classic Releases From Quicksand, Saosin, Hum, Alkaline Trio, Silverchair, Sum 41 and Copeland

ShopRadioCast Announces 2013 SRC Vinyl Subscription Series Includes Classic Releases From Quicksand, Saosin, Hum, Alkaline Trio, Silverchair, Sum 41 and Copeland

| 17 January 2013 | Reply

    ShopRadioCast has announced the first edition of the SRC Vinyl Subscription! Fans can purchase the next 7 releases at once and get additional benefits, including the most limited variant. Here are all the details: Limited Vinyl Details – Each release variant is limited to 250 copies – Includes a belly band wrap which […]

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UNDERGROUND HOUND – Self titled EP

UNDERGROUND HOUND – Self titled EP

| 17 January 2013 | Reply

Self released Released: December 2012 Reviewed by Shane Pinnegar 6.5/10 Underground Hound are a Perth-based ensemble of street walkin’ cheetahs, blasting out garage bound riffs with a nod to the blues and a tip of their napalm hearts to 1960’s Detroit. One doesn’t come to the Hound seeking a reinvention of the wheel or a […]

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LIVE – Rocket To Memphis, Perth, 11 Jan 2013

LIVE – Rocket To Memphis, Perth, 11 Jan 2013

| 15 January 2013 | Reply

By Shane Pinnegar Published in Xpress Magazine, 16 January, 2013 – HERE

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INTERVIEW – AXEWOUND BASSIST Joe Copcutt, October 2012

INTERVIEW – AXEWOUND BASSIST Joe Copcutt, October 2012

| 15 January 2013 | Reply

By Shane Pinnegar Originally published in edited form in Xpress Magazine, January 8, 2013 – HERE Here is the full transcript of the interview: When Joe Copcutt parted ways with rising metal band Rise To Remain in January he had no firm plans on what to do next, but as chance would have it, Bullet […]

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