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1 hr ago | Seattle Times

The trend-surfing Dillinger Escape Plan play El Corazón this Saturday | Concert Preview

The breakneck brand of metal that New Jersey's the Dillinger Escape Plan helped pioneer a decade-and-a-half ago still strikes a chord around these parts.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Dillinger Escape Plan

6 hrs ago | Digital Game Developer

Rightscorp Secures Agreement with Rotten Records to Monitor Copyrights of Song and DVD Assets

Rotten Records represents extreme metal and hardcore acts and has carved out a niche market over its 20 year history, taking chances and changing conventional industry standards.


Related Topix: Dog Fashion Disco, Hardcore, DMCA News

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Gershwin and Jackson tributes top Thursday's concerts

Thursday's concert calendar is topped by tributes to George Gershwin and Michael Jackson.


Related Topix: Des Moines, IA, Rhapsody, Fairfield, IA

WBAL-TV Baltimore

Should hospitals increase security?

Although violent events at hospitals are still regarded as rare, some security experts say hospitals may have to consider using metal detectors.


Related Topix: Sentenced

Wednesday Question: Best Song About War? [News]

The matter of war has been a prominent topic in the rock world since the movement's very beginning, resulting in numerous war-related classic tunes.


Related Topix: Metallica

KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

From Springsteen to Slipknot? Jay Weinberg Rumored to be Working with Metal Band

The members of Slipknot are on the hunt for a new drummer following the departure of founding member Joey Jordison , and it sounds like they may have found his replacement in second-generation E Street Band member Jay Weinberg.


Related Topix: Slipknot, Madball, Hardcore, Punk, Against Me!

Boise Weekly

Peelander-Z, April 22, Neurolux

What do you get when you combine giant foam headpieces, costume colors reminiscent of the Power Rangers, a cosmic anime aesthetic and Japanese punk music? New York City-based band Peelander-Z.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Def Leppard, Heavy-Metal, Iron Maiden, Motley Crue

Homer Tribune

Local artist unfurls community banners on Earth Day

Photo provided Mavis Muller's banner "Alaskans Still Fighting for the Earth" hangs off an Alaska fishing boat.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Earth Day, Alaska, Warrior, Valdez, AK, Homer, AK, Mud Bay, AK

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Orlando Weekly

Sonata Arctica's latest is a rousing power metal triumph

Power metal never died. It just moved to Scandinavia where the icy climate could carefully preserve its bravado and majesty.


Related Topix: Pariah, The Scorpions, Pop/Rock, Music, Entertainment

WHO-TV Des Moines

Drug Deaths: Jury Chosen In Doctor's Trial

Posted on: 4:13 pm, April 15, 2014, by Kelly Maricle and Stephanie Moore , updated on: 06:01pm, April 15, 2014 Dr. Daniel Baldi is facing nine charges of involuntary manslaughter in connection with the drug-related deaths of former patients.


Related Topix: Drugs, Medicine, Slipknot

The St Paul Journal

Son of senior police officer charged in Calgary's worst mass murder

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Related Topix: Canada,

Son of senior police officer suspected in Calgary's worst mass murder

Calgary police say the son of one of their own is a suspect in the worst mass murder in the city's history, a bloody and baffling attack on a group of university students at a house party.


Related Topix: Canada, Social Software

Las Vegas Review Journal

3 new CDs you need

Woods, "With Light and With Love": These Brooklyn psych-folk workhorses sing of death while sounding ever more life affirming on their eighth album in as many years.


Related Topix: Celtic Frost, The Afghan Whigs, Pop/Rock, Music, Entertainment

104.7 WIOT

As I Lay Dying members officially announce new band

The instrumental portion of As I Lay Dying is officially heading out on its own.


Related Topix: As I Lay Dying

Sabaton Wins New Fans at Cleveland Agora

Cleveland OH - The historic Agora did what it does best and that is bring the music to the fans .


Related Topix: Pantera

City Paper

Bass of Doom

Jaco Pastorius is considered by many to be the greatest electric bassist of all time.


Related Topix: Jaco Pastorius, Jazz, Weather Report, Weather, Herbie Hancock, Black Entertainment, Metallica, Suicidal Tendencies, Pop/Rock, Music, Entertainment

KAZR-FM Des Moines

Megadeatha s Dave Mustaine plans orchestra shows

NEW MUSIC: Megadeath frontman Dave Mustaine is planning to perform more classical music in the future after hailing his one-off turn with the San Diego Symphony orchestra a success.


Related Topix: Dave Mustaine, Classical, Symphony, Arts, Oldies, The Four Seasons

Lacuna Coil create a masterpiece with Broken Crown Halo

Lacuna Coil has been a steady force in the rock music scene the world over for several years.


Related Topix: Gothic, Lacuna Coil, Megadeth

OC Weekly

Blackcraft Turned a Heavy Metal T-Shirt Operation into Big Business

In the summer of 2012, sepulchral Orange-based clothing company Blackcraft Cult was just an idea, an itch burrowing through the brains of co-founders Bobby Schubenski and Jim Somers.


Related Topix: Orange, CA, Slayer

Phoenix New Times

Top 10 Metro Phoenix Metal Vocalists

When it comes to categorizing what makes a great heavy metal vocalist, there are a lot of factors that come into play.


Related Topix: Best of 2007, Heavy-Metal, Judas Priest, Rob Halford, Soulfly