Posts Tagged “Metal News”

Bad news, good news and potentially better news. The bad news: This is a really slow week for metal. The good news: The few that are dropping are of pretty high quality. The Potentially better news: I don't have anything to talk about this week in my intro. To the metals… For For An Autopsy …

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This has been a weird week for metal news. We've gotten a few new tracks from Metal Injection junkies' favorite bands, some silly Twitter beefs and some funny videos. Here are the top most visited pages of the week: Here's The New DREAM THEATER Song, "The Enemy Inside" The Ghost Of RONNIE JAMES DIO Spotted …

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Whitechapel are currently "off the grid" in terms of the metal news cycle. But, just to remind fans that the band is hard at work on new material, they posted a new short teaser yesterday of some new riffage they've been working on. Sounds like some solid riffage. The plan is for the band to …

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There was a lot of silliness this week as highlighted by our most visited pages of the week. Don't forget to check out our killer new t-shirt and hoodie designs, and pick one up if you dig the look. We appreciate the support! Here are the top pages: These Photos of DEVIN TOWNSEND, FREDRICK from …

The post Heavy Metal In The News, Kill 'Em All In Full and New MASTODON Coming In The Top 10 Pages of the Week appeared first on Metal Injection.

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When the metal news rains, it falls! On the same day, Tim Lambesis was released from prison and Slayer announced a new drummer. Then, today, Oderus decided to go on an epic rant. Here is a recap of the top stories of the week: AS I LAY DYING Frontman Tim Lambesis Released From Custody GWAR's …

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TEACHING IS METAL

The creator of the heavy metal degree being offered by New College Nottingham has appeared on BBC Breakfast News to talk about the merits of the qualification, which were brought into question by education campaigners last week.

Music lecturer Liam Maloy has previously responded to accusations that the degree is a “waste of time” and an “easy option” for students by pledging that the course will be “will be academically rigorous”, adding that, “In the past, heavy metal has not been taken seriously and is seen as lacking academic credibility when compared with other genres such as jazz and classical music. But that’s just a cultural construction.”

Find out what else he had to say on the course – which has so far signed up more than 20 students at a cost of £5,750 each per year – below:

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The Metal Hammer Podcast: Giggedy

In what is officially both the Best Gig Week Ever and the Most Nuts Metal News Week Ever, Merl, Steve and Amit review gigs from Devin Townsend and Meshuggah, Killswitch Engage, Hatebreed, Bring Me The Horizon and Crossfaith, plus talk Tim Lambesis (WTF?!), Allen West (WTF?!?!), Frankie Palmeri (WTF?!?!?!?!?!?) and much more.

Download it below…

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Stand by for ‘Super Collider’

New Megadeth single Super Collider has landed! Get listening and headbanging and suchlike:

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Super Collider, the album that is, will be released this June via Dave Mustaine‘s new label, Tradecraft.

“It was a real thrill for us to learn there was an opportunity to join Universal,” said Mustaine during a break in the sessions. “It seems like every time you see a great band or music video, it comes from a Universal label. Being with Universal is by far the most exciting and prestigious home for Megadeth ever! We are electrified with what the future holds and the possibilities such a powerhouse like Universal will bring for us all. We have worked with some great people over the years, and it is amazing to see so many of them on the Universal team for our new record, Super Collider. If Megadeth being here isn’t satiating enough, having Tradecraft as my own label is going to be really amazing for metal bands around the world.”

Dave‘s crew will play the following venues:

Jun 3 Newcastle Academy
Jun 4 Glasgow Cademy
Jun 5 Manchester Academy
Jun 6 London Brixton Academy

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Oh god Ozzy, not again.

Metal Hammer Online and News Editor Merlin was a bit bored, so he went ahead and made this Ozzy Osbourne playlist on Spotify. You’re welcome.

Think we’ve dropped a clanger and left out some essential Ozzy tunage? Drop us a Tweet or come and hang out on Facebook and tell us where you reckon we went wrong. Although we definitely haven’t. Our playlists are tight.

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