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Urungus / Brockie

GWAR’s manager, Jack Flanaganm has confirmed that Dave Brockie has passed away.

“It is with a saddened heart, that I confirm my dear friend Dave Brockie, artist, musician, and lead singer of GWAR passed away at approximately 6:50 PM EST Sunday March 23,2014,” states Jack. “His body was found Sunday by his band mate at his home in Richmond, VA. Richmond authorities have confirmed his death and next of kin has been notified. A full autopsy will be performed. He was 50 years old, born August 30, 1963.

“My main focus right now is to look after my band mates and his family. More information regarding his death shall be released as the details are confirmed.”

Of course, we’d like to join Dave’s bandmates, friends, family, peers and countless fans in mourning the loss of one of metal’s greatest personalities, and we’ll keep you updated with any further developments.

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Relapse Records is extremely proud to announce the signing of Richmond, Virginia hardcore thrash supergroup, IRON REAGAN. Consisting of current and former members of Municipal Waste, Cannabis Corpse, Darkest Hour, Mammoth Grinder, Suppression and a thousand other killer bands, IRON REAGAN formed in 2012 and consists of vocalist Tony Foresta, guitarists Phil Hall and Mark Bronzino, […]

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Richmond, VA’s hardcore/thrash hybrid Iron Reagan has shared a new video today for “Cycle of Violence.” Check it out below.

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The official lyric video for the song “Industry” from Kansas City’s deathcore/electronica band THE BROWNING can be seen below. The track comes off the band’s new album, “Hypernova”, which is due to be released on October 1 in the USA via Century Media/Earache, and on October 7 in Europe through Earache. The CD was recorded at Planet Red Studios in Richmond, Virginia with producer Andreas Magnusson (THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER, IMPENDING DOOM).

Comments THE BROWNING frontman Jonny McBee: “It has been a crazy two years for THE BROWNING. We have done crazy tours all over the world and I am so proud of everything we have accomplished! But our new album, ‘Hypernova’, is my proudest thing to be a part of in my life. I can’t wait for the world to hear how far we have pushed electronics in metal with ‘Hypernova’!”

THE BROWNING has just kicked off a headlining U.S. tour. The seven-week trek features support from THIS OR THE APOCALYPSE, HONOUR CREST, TEAR OUT THE HEART and MYKA RELOCATE.

THE BROWNING is:

Jonny McBee – Vocals/Electronics
Collin Woroniak – Guitar
Drew Ellis – Bass
Cody Stewart – Drums

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Richmond, Virginia doomsters Windhand recently released their second full-length, Soma. We caught up with the band’s guitarist Garrett Morris for a discussion about the new album, their signing with Relapse, their early days, upcoming tour plans and other subjects.

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Imagine a smoke filled room. The acrid air, the fogginess of vision; all the senses permeated by the thick haze. This is the essence of stoner doom and one that is captured by Virginia group Windhand so very eloquently. With only an LP and a split with fellow Virginia doom metallers Cough, Richmond’s Windhand are …

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Rob headed down to Richmond, VA to Hadad's Lake waterpark for the fourth annual GWARBQ. It was quite the event, with grilling, chillin, bands playing and a friggen GWEDDING! Here is our video report. Also check out Rob's recap blog and an epic photo gallery of the people of GWARBQ.

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Richmond’s Windhand is streaming then new track “Orchard.” The song appears on the upcoming sophomore full length “Soma,” which is due out via Relapse Records on September 17th (North America), September 13th (Germany/Benelux), September 16th (UK/World) on the following formates: CD, 2xLP, and Digital.

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I ventured down to the fourth annual GWARBQ at Hadad's Lake water park this weekend for an experience I will never forget. First off, the drive from New York to Richmond is a grueling 8 hours. One hour in, I didn't think I would make it, but after you accept the fact that you are …

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Since GWARBQ was not too far from drummer Shannon Lucas (ex-Black Dahlia Murder)'s home in Richmond, VA, he joined Battlecross live for the first time to play "Flesh and Bone" at GWARBQ 2014. Shannon helped write and performed drums on the new Battlecross album, War of Will, in stores now on Metal Blade Records. More …

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