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9 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

Review: Totem - Cirque du Soliel

As an instantly recognizable brand celebrating their 30th anniversary, Cirque du Soliel must stretch a tightrope between making it new and delivering on the expectations of its loyal customers.

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14 hrs ago | Grantham Journal

Dream career ends with The Final Nightmare

After forming whilst still at school in 1977, Grantham rockers Overdrive are about to launch their final album with a performance at Chameleon Music Bar next week.

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Related Topix: Judas Priest

15 hrs ago | Crow

Sonisphere 2014 Knebworth festival highlights on Sky Arts tonight

Bruce Dickinson, of Saturday headliners Iron Maiden, on the main Apollo Stage at Sonisphere 2014 in Knebworth Park [Picture: PG Brunelli] The three-day rock and metal festival took place in the grounds of Knebworth House last month, with The Prodigy, Iron Maiden and Metallica headlining.

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Related Topix: Hertfordshire County, England, United Kingdom, Iron Maiden, Bruce Dickinson, Metal, Metallica, Anthrax, Theater, Arts

20 hrs ago | MusicEmissions

Iron Maiden - Number Of The Beast

One can easily find a bounty of information on the Dickinson/Di'Anno shift that took place prior to Number Of The Beast, so I won't get into it here any further than saying, personally, I think Dickinson fit the direction this band was already heading in an album prior.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Billboard

Here's Every Musical Guest on 'The Simpsons...

The longest-running TV marathon in history kicks off tonight when FXX starts airing every episode of the longest-running scripted primetime TV series ever: The Simpsons.

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Related Topix: The Simpsons, Blues, Comedy, Animated TV, Entertainment, Television, Judas Priest, Johnny Cash, Beverly D'Angelo

WPLR

This Day in Music History: August 21st

The tour would go on to be the biggest grossing tour of all time grossing over $550 million.

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Related Topix: The Rolling Stones, Mick Jagger, Pop/Rock, Judas Priest, Metal, Rob Halford, Flushing, NY

WOZZ-FM Appleton

Judas Priest's Rob Halford Talks Temptations and Sobriety

Rob Halford sat down with the folks at Classic Rock Revisited this week to discuss the difficulties and rewards of being sober.

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Related Topix: Judas Priest, Metal, Rob Halford

Burlington Times News

MurderAnn offers a unique brand of comedy

No matter how serious Phoenix Mangus and Soylentin "Soy" Apevitz tried to be as performers, people would always laugh.

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Related Topix: Burlington, NC, Phantom, Alamance County, NC, Greensboro, NC

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Art Daily

Rock 'n' Roll Fantasy Camp Archive at Heritage Auctions

A treasure trove of guitars and memorabilia from the archives of the Rock 'n' Roll Fantasy Camp, an interactive event that pairs fans with chart-topping rock stars, highlight Heritage Auctions ' Aug. 23 Entertainment & Music Memorabilia Signature Auction in Beverly Hills.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Roger Daltrey, Judas Priest, The Yardbirds

Tue Aug 19, 2014

WPLR

This Day in Music History: August 19th

2005: A bronze statue of Thin Lizzy frontman Phil Lynott was unveiled on Harry Street in Lynott's hometown of Dublin, Ireland.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Boston, Thin Lizzy, Ireland, World News, Judas Priest, Alice Cooper

MusicEmissions

Judas Priest - Electric Eye Dvd

I can't recommend this DVD enough for long time fans of Judas Priest. First off, it starts off with all the videos from MTV.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

MusicEmissions

Iron Maiden - Live After Death Dvd

How many Maiden fans have not owned this on VHS? If you are talking the old school fans, the answer is probably a small number.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

MusicEmissions

Iron Maiden - Rock In Rio Dvd

The year 2001 marked the triumphant return of the classic Iron Maiden lineup. The band undertook a tour to promote the critically acclaimed Brave New World album.

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Ultimate-guitar.com

Rihanna Rocks Judas Priest, Krokus T-Shirts During Concerts, Stirs Up Metal Community [News]

Pop star Rihanna caught a lot of attention from the metal community as she started performing in various metal t-shirts during concerts.

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Related Topix: Judas Priest, Entertainment

Something Else! Reviews

Skid Row - Rise of the Damnation Army: United World Rebellion, Chapter 2

United World Rebellion, Chapter 2 marks the first Skid Row record that I've actually had some anticipation for since Subhuman Race .

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Skid Row

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Examiner.com

Heavy Metal Icon Jamey Jasta Debuts the Jasta Show Podcast

Today marks the debut of heavy metal icon/former host of MTV's Headbanger's Ball/vocalist Jamey Jasta's official podcast, The Jasta Show.

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Related Topix: Metal, Anthrax, Paragon

Ultimate-guitar.com

Rob Halford Predicts 'Redeemer Of Souls' Will Be 'Revered' [News]

Judas Priest frontman Rob Halford has predicted that the band's latest album " Redeemer of Souls " will eventually be seen as "one of the greatest metal records ever made."

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Related Topix: Metal, Rob Halford, Judas Priest

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Joystiq

Motorhead frontman Lemmy stars in Victor Vran expansion

Haemimont Games is still working on its Diablo -style platforming dungeon crawler Victor Vran , but the game's first expansion is looking metal... heavy metal.

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Related Topix: Lemmy, Motorhead, Video Games

Examiner.com

Martin Popoff's latest book follows the rise and fall of hair metal

Journalist Martin Popoff has written about some of the biggest and baddest acts in heavy metal, such as Megadeth, Black Sabbath, Dio, and Judas Priest along with many other books on the genre.

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Related Topix: Metal, Megadeth, Judas Priest

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Ultimate-guitar.com

Skid Row: Rise Of The Damnation Army - United World Rebellion: Chapter Two [EP] [Reviews]

Released: Aug 5, 2014 Genre: Hard Rock, Heavy Metal Label: UDR Number Of Tracks: 7 With the attention shifted from formulating nostalgia-laced rockers towards no-holds-barred anthems, we find Skid Row in their finest form since "Subhuman Race."

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Related Topix: Skid Row, Pop/Rock

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