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ANTHRAX, DEATH ANGEL, AND TESTAMENT TO TOUR NORTH AMERICA YET AGAIN

Fans in Canada and select cities in the northern part of the U.S. will finally have a chance to see what reviewers have called “The Best Metal Tour of the Year,” when co-headliners Anthrax and Testament, joined by Death Angel, kick off an early autumn trek on September 14. Starting in Portland, OR, the bands will work their way north,

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LAMB OF GOD, GOJIRA, AND DETHKLOK TO TOUR NORTH AMERICA

Dethklok! You back! We think you leave for good! Much to the delight of Metalocalypse fans everywhere, Brendan Small and his troupe of rock and metal legends (Bryan Beller, Mike Keneally, and Testament’s own Gene Hoglan) will co-headline a North American tour with Lamb Of God this summer with French tech death superstars Gojira as support. The news about the

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STEVE ‘ZETRO’ SOUZA INTERVIEW

Last week I had the great opportunity to interview Steve ‘Zetro’ Souza who sang with Exodus from 1986–1993 and again from 2002–2004. Steve, while the ultimate professional, was so down to earth and really excited to talk about what was going on with him and especially his new band. Steve has a number of musical projects going on including Dublin

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HADES – FROM THE VAULT

Today we take a trip back to New Jersey and visit a band that is a personal favorite of mine, Hades. Formed in 1978 by guitarist Dan Lorenzo, Hades began playing the circuit and released their 7″ EP “Deliver Us From Evil” in 1982. After a few lineup changes, the band handed out some demos and rehersal tapes throughout the underground scene and interviewed

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Hail Of The Week – Ruppthritis

Ruppthritis are: Mike Mastrosimone (bass), Dave Schneider (vocals), Matt Garzilli (drums), Joe Mastrosimone (guitar). The first time I saw Ruppthritis perform, their lead singer was mysteriously absent. You’d never know it though, by the way the rest of the band held down the fort. The best way I could describe Ruppthritis is “stoner thrash,” which as far as I know

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My Top Five Bands of All Time

Often when hanging out with friends, we get into debates about who we think is the greatest singer, band, musician etc of all time. You see Top 5 lists and quite often I find very similar favorites but I find many differences as well. This led me to think about how my favorites ranked. For this post I chose my

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ANTHRAX, TESTAMENT AND DEATH ANGEL FROM THE FRONT ROW!

Anthrax, Testament and Death Angel are out thrashing across the United States right now, and for those of us not lucky enough to catch this show HVYMTLMOM has some killer footage for us below. The videos are from their recent show in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, and it puts you right in the front row for the trash legends. You feel

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STEVE ‘ZETRO’ SOUZA INTERVIEW

Last week I had the great opportunity to interview Steve ‘Zetro’ Souza who sang with Exodus from 1986–1993 and again from 2002–2004. Steve, while the

HADES – FROM THE VAULT

Today we take a trip back to New Jersey and visit a band that is a personal favorite of mine, Hades. Formed in 1978 by

Hail Of The Week – Ruppthritis

Ruppthritis are: Mike Mastrosimone (bass), Dave Schneider (vocals), Matt Garzilli (drums), Joe Mastrosimone (guitar). The first time I saw Ruppthritis perform, their lead singer was

My Top Five Bands of All Time

Often when hanging out with friends, we get into debates about who we think is the greatest singer, band, musician etc of all time. You