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  1. Iron Maiden fail to stop Ben Haenow top Christmas chartRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Music-News.com

    The campaign to use Iron Maiden to block Simon Cowell's X Factor winner Ben Haenow from topping the UK chart is set to fail with Haenow's 'Something I Need' now set for a certain number one. The Facebook campaign with the slogan 'Up the Irons, up the charts, up yer arse Cowell' gathered plenty of moment in the past few weeks and will succeed in placing the metal classic 'Number of the Beast' into the UK top 40 this week, but it won't stop Cowell from ruling the chart for yet another Christmas.


  2. Symphony From GreeceRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Castanet.net

    A few columns ago, I introduced you to Black Fate-a Symphonic Metal group from Greecebelow is a little of their story: Question: Black Fate has an interesting history Could you briefly bring us up to date on the group's membership? Answer: Sure! Black Fate was formed back in 1990 in Larissa Greece. The band released two demos called "Black Fate" and "A Piece of Dream" which earned great reviews from the Greek metal media and the band started playing their first shows.


  3. The 2014 Gift Guide for MetalheadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Broward-Palm Beach

    Searching for the perfect gift for that music lover in your life isn't so difficult.


  4. We Wish You a Silly Spoofmas: A Holiday SpecialRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | LA Weekly

    If listening to Mariah Carey's "All I Want for Christmas Is You" for the umpteenth time makes you want to stick tinsel in your ears, Reggie Crimples and Oliver Dandyflower are here to help. The songwriters are behind such Christmas song parodies as "Rudolph the Bread-Nosed Reindeer" and "Let It Dough."


  5. Heavy Metal Rocker: Mainstream Media Is 'Setting the Stage for a New Holocaust'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | TheBlaze.com

    When he's not involved in his musical pursuits, the lead singer of the heavy metal group Disturbed is lending his voice to defend the state of Israel, and now offering his thoughts in a radio interview where he blasted the mainstream media for what he contends is biased coverage. In an interview this week on the Voice of Israel radio, singer and songwriter David Draiman warned that media coverage of Israel is so "skewed," he fears it's setting the stage for a new Holocaust.


  6. 13 Sick Songs About The Most Horrible Serial Killers Of All Time 13 Sick Songs About Serial KillersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | VH1

    The acclaimed podcast Serial concluded last night and has had fans on the edge of their seats during its first season with its in depth investigation of the 1999 murder of Baltimore high school student Hae Min Lee. It's success is no surprise as nearly all humans share a morbid fascination with murder, which has manifested itself in art from the tragedies of ancient Greece through the "Murder Ballads" of the 17th century and modern day cable dramas such as Dexter and True Detective .


  7. Top rockers rally round Montrose musicianRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Montrose Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Some of the biggest hard rock bands in the world have appeared a in "get well soon" video dedicated to a Montrose musician.


  8. Twelve Days of STL Christmas, Day 8: Funky Butt Brass Band, "Crazy Sleigh"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | River Front Times

    Christmas is upon us, and that means inoculating yourself against the relentless onslaught of much of the Christmas carol canon.


  9. Iron Maiden Hint At New Album And Tour In 2015 [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    In a seemingly innocent Christmas card sent out to members of their fan club, metal legends Iron Maiden gave a strong hint that a new studio album is looming on the horizon. The card features the band's mascot Eddie rushing out of a brick house labeled as studio, along with a sign saying "Uroton 51." The sign was interpreted by many fans as an anagram to "On tour 15," further indicating that a future tour is at hand as well.


  10. 'That Metal Show' Hosts Eddie, Don And Jim Share Their Top 5 Metal...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | VH1

    The Jewish holiday of Hanukkah started last night and Christmas is just a week away so what better time to stuff your stockings with the gift that keeps on giving, that's right, HEAVY F**KING METAL ! And who better to tell you about the greatest metal albums of the year than Eddie Trunk , Jim Florentine and Don Jamieson , the hosts of That Metal Show , the only show on television about all things heavy metal and hard rock. Whether your tastes run from old schoolers like Judas Priest and Ace Frehely , or newer bands such as Kyng or King 810 , it's been a great year for loud guitars and killer riffs.


  11. The 2014 Holiday Gift Guide for MetalheadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | City Pages

    I've received some killer heavy metal gifts in my day -- Pantera Chucks, Zeppelin vinyl, a miniature model of Dimebag Darrell's Razorback lightning bolt guitar, Jimmy Page's memoir, spike-bedecked high heels that would make a dominatrix envious, a stripper pole courted with a handle of whiskey. Oh, and a vintage typewriter.


  12. Lauren WiseRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | City Pages

    Vans.comYour best bet for a limited-edition pair of metal Vans is to check eBay. I've received some killer heavy metal gifts in my day -- Pantera Chucks, Zeppelin vinyl, a miniature... Searching for the perfect gift for that music lover in your life isn't so difficult.


  13. Rock and Roll Hall of Fame again snubs heavy metalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | New York Daily News

    On Tuesday, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame unveiled its 2015 class of inductees, and once again iconic hard rock and metal bands like Deep Purple, Iron Maiden and Judas Priest were strummed off the list. "Iron Maiden goes to anywhere in the world and they play in front of 50,000 people by themselves and you telling me they don't f--- belong in there?," Exodus lead singer Steve "Zetro" Souza complained to the Daily News.


  14. Letters: No respectRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Taranaki Daily News

    So to rub salt into the wound the heavy metal band Bulletbelt issue "limited edition T-shirt features a likeness of Seekers singer Judith Durham crying tears of blood while another band member attempts to fend off the Grim Reaper with a ukulele". Do they not realise this is not a way to win friends or influence people? Are they even aware that Judith had a brain haemorrhage two years ago and was not even sure if she would sing? At times during the show the others had to help her off the stage.


  15. Five Finger Death Punch Hits Number One with "Wrong Side of Heaven"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Rock102online.com

    Five Finger Death Punch has notched their fourth straight number one hit at rock radio with "Wrong Side of Heaven." The single gives the band fourteen consecutive top 10 hits at Active Rock radio.


  16. The Justice Dept on Netroots Radio Presents: "Your Particular and Rose-like Ear"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Daily Kos

    I'm Special Agent DJ Justice ; Radio Host and Program Director for Netroots Radio.com; and I'm manning the dials, spinning the discs, warbling the woofers, putting a slip in your hip and a trip to your hop.


  17. The Garage: All heavy metal roads lead to Wacken, GermanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Canada.com

    The open air Wacken heavy metal metal music fest, seen by 120,000 fans in 2014, runs from July 30 to Aug. 1 in 2015. The deadline for acceptance to compete at Wacken is Jan. 6. Wacken takes place in Wacken, Germany, each year and is a heavy metal head banger's ball.


  18. Judas Priest And Steel Panther Finish Tour In Style With Epic...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | VH1

    Metalheads might have mixed feelings about the pairing, but there's no denying the affection tourmates Judas Priest and Steel Panther feel for each other. This manifested itself at the final stop of their tour together when metal god Rob Halford brought the Panthers up on stage to sing their heavy metal classic "Living After Midnight," which you can watch above.


  19. Judas Priest and Steel Panther Perform 'Living After Midnight' - VideoRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | Guitar World

    Sorry for the late post on this! It's a performance of "Living After Midnight" by Judas Priest and Steel Panther from November 22.


  20. Print VersionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Phoenix New Times

    Searching for the perfect gift for that music lover in your life isn't so difficult. However, trying to find the perfect gift for a metalhead is a bit more daunting.