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LILLIAN AXE To Announce New Singer In January

Louisiana rockers LILLIAN AXE, who parted ways with singer Ronny Munroe (ex-METAL CHURCH) in early October, have issued the following update: "We now have narrowed our search for a new singer down to two candidates and we will be announcing our new singer in January. "We, along with our manager took our time going through ...

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POWERMAN 5000: Free Live Webcast Scheduled For This Friday

TheRave.com will streaming cyber rockers POWERMAN 5000 live in concert from The Rave/Eagles Club in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The worldwide broadcast will begin at 8:00 p.m. CDT (9:00 p.m. Eastern / 6:00 p.m. Pacific / 1:00 a.m. GMT) on Friday, November 19. The concert will also be rebroadcast at a later date to be determined. The ...

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POWERMAN 5000 Frontman Interviewed By HIDDEN AGENDA (Video)

Photojournalist Stephanie Roose of the Hidden Agenda conducted an interview with vocalist Spider One (a.k.a. Michael Cummings) of cyber rockers POWERMAN 5000 prior to the band's November 13, 2010 concert at the Machine Shop in Flint, Michigan. You can now watch the chat below. POWERMAN 5000's "Super Villain" video was directed by Robert Hall ("Laid ...

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ALICE COOPER Interviewed On Spain's MSN/ROCK METAL TV (Video)

Legendary rocker Alice Cooper recently talked to Spain's MSN / Rock Metal TV about his new DVD, "Theatre Of Death - Live At Hammersmith", his views on Spain, the next European tour and more. Check out the chat below. A seven-inch single of Alice Cooper's song "Keepin' Halloween Alive!" was released on special glow-in-the-dark vinyl ...

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ALICE COOPER Performs 'Poison' On U.K.'s 'Strictly Come Dancing' (Video)

Legendary rocker Alice Cooper performed "Poison" on "Strictly Come Dancing", the U.K.'s most popular dance program, in a special Halloween episode. Watch video footage of his performance below. The "Strictly Come Dancing" format has been exported to 30 other countries, including the popular U.S. television show "Dancing With The Stars". A seven-inch single of Alice ...

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LILLIAN AXE Launches Singer Search

Louisiana rockers LILLIAN AXE are seeking a new singer following the recent departure of Ronny Munroe (ex-METAL CHURCH). All submissions MUST include the following to be considered: 01. Three-song demo CD 02. DVD containing your recent live performance 03. Two photos (color and black-and-white) 04. Your bio containing your musical resume. All submissions should be ...

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ROB ZOMBIE Bassist PIGGY D. Releases New Solo Single

ROB ZOMBIE bassist Matt Montgomery (a.k.a. Piggy D.) has just released a new solo single, "Can't Blame You", via Amazon.com. The track, which features a guest appearance by Dave Pino (a.k.a. Velkro) from POWERMAN 5000 on lead guitar, was written by Montgomery and David Spreng (VALIENT THORR, DAMONE), who co-produced Piggy D.'s 2007 ...

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Singer RONNY MUNROE Quits LILLIAN AXE

Former METAL CHURCH frontman Ronny Munroe has announced his departure from LILLIAN AXE — less than four months after he joined the Louisiana-based band. "I'm sorry to announce that I have had to step down from my position as lead vocalist of LILLIAN AXE," Munroe writes in a statement. "My commitments to my other bands ...

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LILLIAN AXE Interviewed By ROCK EDITION (Video)

Rock Edition recently conducted an interview with Louisiana rockers LILLIAN AXE. You can now watch the chat below. Former METAL CHURCH vocalist Ronny Munroe joined LILLIAN AXE in July as a full-time member, replacing departing singer Derrick LeFevre. LILLIAN AXE's tenth album, "Deep Red Shadows", was released on July 20 via Love & ...

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THE THRASHERS Recording With Producer SYLVIA MASSY

THE THRASHERS, a Northern California-based group of hard-rocking ten-year-olds, recently entered the studio of veteran producer Sylvia Massy (TOOL, RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS, POWERMAN 5000) to record ten new tracks for future release. The sessions are taking place at RadioStar Studios in remote Weed, California, ten miles south of Mt. Shasta. THE THRASHERS have been ...

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THROWDOWN: 'Tombs', 'Blinding Light' Videos Released

"Tombs" and "Blinding Light", two brand new video from California THROWDOWN, can be viewed below (courtesy of Metalinjection.net). Commented vocalist Dave Peters: "'Tombs' and 'Blinding Light' are my two favorite songs on the record. 'Blinding Light' didn't initially have that creepy vibe that it took on later during production. Unfortunately, the vocal and guitar layers ...

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MINISTRY, POWERMAN 5000 Members To Tour With LORDS OF ACID

When LORDS OF ACID embarks on the "Sextreme Ball" this summer, the legendary Praga Khan will be joined by the villainous "Rock of Love" contestant Lacey Conner on vocals, former MINISTRY/REVOLTING COCKS guitarist Sin Quirin, bass player M3 (POWERMAN 5000) and drummer Kirk Salvador (ex-SOCIETY 1). The "Sextreme Ball" marks the first time the industrial ...

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Ex-METAL CHURCH Singer RONNY MUNROE Joins LILLIAN AXE

As of August 1, 2010, Ronny Munroe, formerly the lead vocalist of METAL CHURCH, will join Louisiana rockers LILLIAN AXE as a full-time member, replacing departing singer Derrick LeFevre. The members of LILLIAN AXE wish Derrick LeFevre nothing but the best of luck in his future endeavors. Unfortunately, Derrick could not commit to the rigorous ...

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POWERMAN 5000 Frontman Interviewed On 101.7 THE FOX

On June 2, vocalist Spider One (a.k.a. Michael Cummings) of cyber rockers POWERMAN 5000 was interviewed on Santa Rosa, California's 101.7 The Fox radio station inside the "Less Is More Lounge." Watch the 10-minute chat below. POWERMAN 5000 will embark on a U.S. tour this fall. The trek, which will make stops in some cities ...

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LILLIAN AXE Completes Work On New Album

Louisiana-based rockers LILLIAN AXE have completed work on their tenth album, "Deep Red Shadows", at Sound Landing Studios in Covington, Louisiana for a July 20 release via Love & War Records. The CD was produced by guitarist Steve Blaze, mixed by Rob Hovey and mastered by Ty Tabor of KING'S X. The song "47 Ways ...

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POWERMAN 5000: New Tour Dates Announced

Cyber rockers POWERMAN 5000 will embark on a U.S. tour this fall. The trek, which will make stops in some cities that the band has not played in several years, will also serve as the third and last tour in support of the group's 2009 album, "Somewhere On The Other Side of Nowhere". The dates ...

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THROWDOWN: Two New Videos Released

California metallers THROWDOWN debuted two brand new music videos for the songs "This Continuum" and "The Scythe" from their latest full-length album, "Deathless", on this past weekend's episode of MTV2's "Headbanger's Ball". The clips can now be viewed below. The clips for "The Scythe" and "This Continuum" are more than just traditional music videos. Instead, ...

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