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PAPA ROACH's ESPERANCE, PALERMO Share Tour Tips

In the three-minute video below, PAPA ROACH bassist Tobin Esperance and drummer Tony Palermo share their top tips for being on tour (courtesy of Digital Tour Bus). The clip was shot on August 23, 2013 in Tinley Park, Illinois during the Carnival Of Madness tour with SHINEDOWN, SKILLET and IN THIS MOMENT. PAPA ROACH has ...

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SKILLET Frontman Talks To GuitarMania.eu (Video)

On October 31, GuitarMania.eu conducted an interview with SKILLET frontman John Cooper in Vienna, Austria. You can now watch the chat below. SKILLET's new album, "Rise", debuted at No. 4 on the Billboard album chart, selling 60,000 copies in its first week of release. The band's ninth studio offering also debuted at No. 1 on ...

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SHINEDOWN: 'Adrenaline' Video Released

"Adrenaline", the video for the fifth single from SHINEDOWN's 20120 album "Amaryllis", can be seen at Billboard.com. The clip, which was filmed on the Carnival Of Madness tour earlier this year, was shot by Rob Fenn and it "showcases SHINEDOWN's penchant for a high-energy rock show, featuring both video and photo stills taken ...

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SHINEDOWN Guitarist Talks To 105.7 THE POINT (Video)

Ashley "Lux" Elzinga of the 105.7 The Point radio station in St. Louis, Missouri conducted an interview with SHINEDOWN guitarist Zach Myers. You can now watch the chat below. According to The Pulse Of Radio, Loudwire asked Myers what SHINEDOWN has coming up next on its schedule after this summer's Carnival Of Madness tour. Myers ...

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SHINEDOWN's PREMIER GUITAR Rig Rundown

On August 25, Premier Guitar's Chris Kies was on location in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, where he caught up with SHINEDOWN guitarist Zach Myers and bassist Eric Bass during the 2013 Carnival Of Madness tour. In the 35-minute segment below, Myers talks about his dozen PRS models — including some that were built ...

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Vocal Rest, Covers EP On Agenda For SHINEDOWN

According to The Pulse Of Radio, Loudwire asked SHINEDOWN guitarist Zach Myers what the band has coming up next on its schedule after this summer's Carnival Of Madness tour. Myers said, "We're going to go home. Brent [Smith, frontman] has to rest his voice. He's not allowed to talk during the day right now. He's ...

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SKILLET Becoming More Of A Family Affair

According to The Pulse Of Radio, SKILLET has always made music a family affair, with frontman John Cooper and his wife, keyboardist Korey Cooper, bringing their kids on the road for several years now. But the Coopers expanded on that recently by including both their son and daughter on their latest album, "Rise". John Cooper ...

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SHINEDOWN To Stay On The Road After 'Carnival' Tour

SHINEDOWN kicked off the 2013 edition of the Carnival Of Madness tour this past Sunday (August 11th) at the Stone Pony Summerstage in Asbury Park, New Jersey, with SKILLET, SEVENDUST, IN THIS MOMENT and WE AS HUMAN also on the bill. While SHINEDOWN has been on the road steadily since the March 2012 release of ...

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SKILLET's 'Rise' Cracks U.S. Top 5

"Rise", the new album fom the two-time Grammy-nominated rock band SKILLET, sold 60,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 4 on The Billboard 200 chart. The CD's explosive start was fueled by the success of a four-song rollout at iTunes which saw the first two ...

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SHINEDOWN: New Video Interview Posted Online

Michelle Lewis recently conducted an interview with SHINEDOWN. You can now watch the chat below. SHINEDOWN's fourth album, "Amaryllis", was released last year. The CD debuted atop Billboard's "Rock Albums" chart and at #4 overall on The Billboard 200 — SHINEDOWN's biggest chart debut thus far — with over 105,000 units sold its first week ...

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More Video Footage Of SHINEDOWN Performing For WAAF Listeners

On June 13, SHINEDOWN performed for an exclusive group of listeners of the Worcester/Boston, Massachusetts radio station WAAF. You can now watch more video footage of the performance below. SHINEDOWN's fourth album, "Amaryllis", was released last year. The CD debuted atop Billboard's "Rock Albums" chart and at #4 overall on The Billboard 200 — SHINEDOWN's ...

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Video: SHINEDOWN Performs 'Simple Man' For WAAF Listeners

On June 13, SHINEDOWN performed for an exclusive group of listeners of the Worcester/Boston, Massachusetts radio station WAAF. You can now watch video footage of the performance below. SHINEDOWN's fourth album, "Amaryllis", was released last year. The CD debuted atop Billboard's "Rock Albums" chart and at #4 overall on The Billboard 200 — SHINEDOWN's biggest ...

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Behind a Mask - LOUNA

There's been a dramatic mutiny with the state of rock in Russia at the forefront if you've been keeping tabs on the PUSSY RIOT fiasco. While there's been numerous rock and metal artists over the past few decades from the west who have set foot upon the turf of Mother Russia with their wares, an ...

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SHINEDOWN: 'I'll Follow You' Video Released

"I'll Follow You", the new video from SHINEDOWN, can be seen below. The song comes off the band's fourth album, "Amaryllis", which was released last year. The CD debuted atop Billboard's "Rock Albums" chart and at #4 overall on The Billboard 200 — SHINEDOWN's biggest chart debut thus far — with over 105,000 units sold ...

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SHINEDOWN: 'I'll Follow You' Video To Premiere On Friday

"I'll Follow You", the new video from SHINEDOWN, will make its online debut on June 14 at VH1.com. A teaser clip can be seen below. "I'll Follow You" comes off SHINEDOWN's fourth album, "Amaryllis", which was released last year. The CD debuted atop Billboard's "Rock Albums" chart and at #4 overall on The Billboard 200 ...

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Black Out the Sun - SEVENDUST

SEVENDUST is one of those rare bands that generally gets a pass from the metal community no matter how much they've veered towards AOR. Part of it is because the band's riffs are historically tighter than a double stitch and thicker than a lug nut. Part of it's because Lajon Witherspoon is the definition of ...

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KISS, MÖTLEY CRÜE, KORN To Headline This Year's ROCK FEST

Rock Fest this morning officially unveiled the 2013 20th-anniversary lineup to feature headliners KISS, MÖTLEY CRÜE and KORN, with one headliner remaining (to be announced). Additional acts slated for the hallmark year include MEGADETH, THE OFFSPRING, SEETHER, WHITESNAKE, DEVICE (featuring David Draiman of DISTURBED), HALESTORM (recent Grammy-Award winner for "Best Hard Rock/Metal Performance" for "Love ...

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GUNS N' ROSES, ALICE IN CHAINS, KORN Confirmed For ROCKLAHOMA

Rocklahoma celebrates its seventh year May 24, 25 and 26 with a stellar rock lineup not to be missed. GUNS N' ROSES, ALICE IN CHAINS and KORN will headline the three-day camping festival which features the top current active rock artists and classic bands at "Catch the Fever" Festival Grounds in Pryor, Oklahoma. Rocklahoma is ...

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KORN To Perform With Guitarist HEAD At ROCK ON THE RANGE

America's premier destination rock festival Rock On The Range — which has expanded to three days this year — will hit hard with performances from some of rock's biggest names. The 2013 lineup features: SOUNDGARDEN ALICE IN CHAINS SMASHING PUMPKINS KORN BUSH STONE SOUR THREE DAYS GRACE PAPA ROACH CHEAP TRICK BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE ...

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HALESTORM Makes Chart History

Atlantic recording group HALESTORM has made history with their electrifying new single, "Love Bites (So Do I)". The track — featured on the Pennsylvania-based band's breakthrough new album, "The Strange Case Of…" — has ascended to No. 1 at Active Rock radio outlets nationwide, marking the first ever female-fronted group to top the format's airplay ...

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HALESTORM: 'The Strange Case Of…' Track-By-Track Breakdown

Atlantic recording group HALESTORM recently gave U.K.'s Metal Hammer magazine a track-by-track breakdown of the band's new album, "The Strange Case Of…". Check out the footage below. Produced by Howard Benson (who previously collaborated with the Pennsylvania-based hard rock band on their self-titled 2009 debut), "The Strange Case Of…" was recently named among Revolver's "Most ...

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HALESTORM: 'The Strange Case Of…' Cover Artwork Unveiled

Atlantic recording group HALESTORM will release its new album. "The Strange Case Of…", on April 10. Produced by Howard Benson (who previously collaborated with the Pennsylvania-based hard rock band on their self-titled 2009 debut), "The Strange Case Of…" was recently named among Revolver's "Most Anticipated Albums of the Year." "Led by one of our favorite ...

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