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  1. Stream Dave Grohl's Raw, Early Foo Fighters DemosRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | RollingStone

    Dave Grohl rose to the occasion of being this year's official Record Store Day Ambassador by putting out a special vinyl release: Songs From the Laundry Room , which collects four solo recordings he made while still a member of Nirvana . The tracks are raw-sounding, early versions of the Foo Fighters songs "Alone + Easy Target" and "Big Me" , as well as a cover of Kim Wilde's "Kids in America" from 1991 and the previously unreleased "Empty Handed," recorded the same day as "Alone."


  2. There's a new Slayer songRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Chicago Reader

    One year ago, heavy metal royalty Slayer released their first new song into the world since 2009's World Painted Blood LP, and this weekend we get one more, when they unleash a picture-disk seven-inch for "When the Stillness Comes" for Record Store Day . This will be the first official single off the long-awaited upcoming record, whose production has been bogged down with dramatic personnel shifts that included the departure of founding drummer Dave Lombardo and the passing of guitarist Jeff Hanneman.


  3. Dave Grohl Remembers Hearing Metallica for the First TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | WJZW-FM Washington

    Foo Fighters frontman and ex- Nirvana drummer Dave Grohl is the official ambassador of Record Store Day 2015, which takes place this Saturday, April 18. One Record Store Day release that he's really looking forward to is Metallica 's 1982 demo No Life 'til Leather , which the band will be releasing on cassette. Grohl is quite familiar with the experience of listening to Metallica on cassette, as that's how he heard the band for the first time.


  4. Slayer - "When The Stillness Comes"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Stereogum

    The last album from thrash-metal titans Slayer was 2009's World Painted Blood , the majority of which was written by guitarist Jeff Hanneman, who passed away in 2013 . Hanneman was responsible for most of Slayer's best songs - including "Angel Of Death," "Raining Blood," "Die By The Sword," "South Of Heaven," and "War Ensemble."


  5. Testament And Exodus Singers Reveal Their Day Jobs [News]Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 |

    Testament singer Chuck Billy and Exodus vocalist Steve "Zetro" Souza recently got to discuss the ever intriguing matter of day jobs, confirming once again that metal tends not to pay the bills. It come as a bit of a surprise that vocalists of two major thrash metal bands had day jobs after achieving musical success, but so they did.


  6. Mike Duffy trial: What happened on Day 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | CTV

    Human resources officer testifies there was no oversight for who did the work on contracts issued by senators until 2011 A day after the Crown suggested that Duffy used his Senate office budget to pay for things like photo enlargements and framing, the defence tried to make the case that the suspended senator's service contracts did not break the rules. In any case, Donald Bayne argued, the rules were often vague or confusing.


  7. Artillery strikes Austin - Tuesday, April 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 |

    Old school metalheads can remain in high spirits as yet another metal band founded in the days of yore hit Austin for some mayhem and madness. While the city has been on a steady diet of British classics, Denmark's Artillery are here to join the fray with their brand of speedy power metal, codified on '80s platters like Fear of Tomorrow and Terror Squad .


  8. Tuesday music picks: Southern Culture on the SkidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Austin American Statesman

    Southern Culture on the Skids at the Continental Club . Technically, the 14th annual Lone Star Roundup runs April 17-18 at the Travis County Expo Center, but the unofficial gathering of the tribes commences when North Carolina's celebrated garage-rock trio Southern Culture on the Skids pulls into town to start a five-day stretch at the car-culture-centric Continental Club.


  9. Slayer Complete Work On Eleventh Album, Sets Six Songs Aside For Follow-Up Effort [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 |

    Slayer have completed work on their 11th album - and they already have six tracks for their 12th, Kerry King has revealed. But the guitarist admits it was difficult working in the studio for the first time without late bandmate Jeff Hanneman .


  10. Dark Roots of Thrash II Tour Read MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Metro Times

    Testament will be performing an exclusive new set list, including The Legacy and The New Order in Their Entirety and select Practice What You Preach album cuts. Celebrate the 30th anniversary of Exodus's legendary debut Bonded by Blood and are on the road in support of Blood In, Blood Out which marked their highest Billboard charting to date.


  11. Blackberry Smoke's country success no case of smoke and mirrorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... sonic pastures. A festival date in Sweden featured a Blackberry Smoke slot placed directly after the California thrash-metal act Death Angel. What draws in audiences of various stripes, Starr said, is a familiar hybrid sound that's as casual and ...


  12. #10: Megadeth - Greatest HitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | WHTQ-FM Orlando

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  13. VH1 Names The Great Kat "Rock On, Queens Of Noise: 10 MORE Killer Heavy Metal Frontwomen"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | Mi2n

    Email: Website: Music: VH1 NAMES THE GREAT KAT "ROCK ON, QUEENS OF NOISE: 10 MORE KILLER HEAVY METAL FRONTWOMEN"! Read at "The Great Kat. 'Metal Messiah'.


  14. Steve 'Zetro' Souza Can't Get Exodus Out of His BloodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Houston Press

    If there's anything that three decades spent in the wild and wooly world of heavy fucking metal has taught Exodus singer Steve "Zetro" Souza, it's to never say never. After being not-so-amicably dismissed from the band for the second time back in 2004, it looked for all the world as if the thrash-metal progenitors were charting a new course away from the man who sang "Toxic Waltz."


  15. Vocalist Steve "Zetro" Souza Ranks His Six Favorite Exodus AlbumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | Phoenix New Times

    It was only a mere six months ago when I last saw Exodus on stage, opening for Suicidal Tendencies and Slayer. The latter can easily outshine an array of legendary bands, but not the thrash titans known as Exodus.


  16. 6 Best Concerts to See in Phoenix This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | Phoenix New Times

    One of the Valley's most successful rock bands, The Maine is back with their fifth full-length studio album, American Candy , which came out March 31. The album is a light breeze of radio friendly alternative rock, if there is such a thing anymore, and the Marquee Theatre show should be a triumphant return for the hometown heroes. Testament and Exodus are two metal titans that I never get sick of, no matter how many times I see them live.


  17. Concerts at the MasqueradeRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 2 | Revue & News

    The album roared into the #9 position on the World Sales chart - a huge accomplishment for a metal band on a chart that included pop artists such as ADELE, JUSTIN BIEBER, LINKIN PARK, JENNIFER LOPEZ and MAROON 5. In 2013, TESTAMENT released their Dark Roots Of Thrash live DVD/CD, recorded via multi-camera angles at their sold-out headlining performance at the Paramount in Huntington, New York. Order both titles from the Nuclear Blast USA Webshop.


  18. Gary Holt Ready To Write For Slayer [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 |

    Exodus guitarist Gary Holt says he's ready to write material from Slayer whenever Kerry King wants him to. Holt has been pulling double duties since the late Jeff Hannema n was sidelined by illness in 2011.


  19. Testament's Chuck Billy Jokes that Starting a Tour on April Fools' Day Will B...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 |

    Testament launches their tour with Exodus on today in San Francisco. While April Fools' Day is a great day for pranks and practical jokes, it may not be the best day for a tour to start.


  20. People in Stanislaus Co. discuss changes to energy rebate programRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | KCRA-TV Sacramento