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T-Minus… til Enter Shikari’s THE SPARK blasts off
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UK post-punk/electronic/just seriously ridiculously great band Enter Shikari have been teasing fans (and lucky recipients of said fans re-tweets, Facebook posts, Snapchat updates, etc) but in mere hours, the tease turns real.  Their much talked about latest album “THE SPARK”…

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EN GARDE: ROUSING ROCK REBELS ENTER SHIKARI MAKING US NERVOUS WITH ELECTRIFYING STATEMENT
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This ain’t your mama’s Enter Shikari.  No sir, in this latest video from their upcoming album “THE SPARK”, “Rabble Rouser” takes the UK band to a whole new level, and many say, a whole new direction.   An intended glaring…

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FIERY ROCK FRONTMAN FIRES OFF SHOTS AT US POLITICOS…AND A NEW VIDEO TO BOOT
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Days away from launching their U.S. tour, rockers Stone Sour kicked out the latest video from their latest boiling hot, HYDROGRAD.  The album, by the way debuting in the top slot of not one, not two, but three Billboard charts.…

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MY LATEST DISCOVERY: HOT PUNK ROCKERS FROM NORTH OF THE BORDER ‘HARBOUR’
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I admit, I stopped in my tracks when I saw the (cheeky) press release about this band, of which, again admittedly, I’d never heard.  (Do Canadians use the word ‘cheeky’?) “Hailing from the blue collar city of Brantford, Ontario, the…

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ROCK DOCUMENTARY HIGHLIGHTS ‘THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA’; ANNOUNCE HEADLINING FALL TOUR
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It was a bit of a disappointment for me a while back when I was slated to interview the red hot Dayton, Ohio band The Devil Wears Prada prior to their opening slot on the “Killthrax” Tour, otherwise known as…

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US/UK METAL DUO COLLABORATE TO INSPIRE THOSE BATTLING WITH INNER DEMONS
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SikTh new song, video with Periphery frontman Brit prog metal band SikTh  is out with a new single and video for “Cracks of Light” featuring special guest vocalist Spencer Sotelo (Periphery); the outside team-up — a first-time for the band, who…

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TRIVIUM BACK WITH NEW TRACK!
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Trivium‘s “The Sin and the Sentence” is the first track since the critically praised “Silence in the Snow” album from 2015.  I love consistency — we also have a music video for those who like pictures.   In the past,…

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SPARKING A MUSICAL REVOLUTION: ENTER SHIKARI ANNOUNCE NEW RECORD, RELEASE VIDEO
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Enter Shikari’s latest song “Live Outside” debuted yesterday.  Within moments, social media was abuzz; fans calling it ‘the perfect summer song’.  But as those familiar with the band know all too well, lyrical genius Rou Reynolds never met a loaded…

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ENTER SHIKARI’S PUNK-INFUSED SUMMER SONG OUT — NOW!
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It’s fairly clear to anyone who knows me, has seen this site, follows me on social media, etc. etc. that I’m just a wee bit slightly obsessed with this band out of the UK.   It’s hard to describe them…

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WHAT HAPPENS IN VEGAS DEF SHOULD NOT JUST STAY IN VEGAS
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Psycho Las Vegas 2017…ah, such a delightful name!  It really makes you want to pack your bags and head to the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino during probably the most excruciatingly hot months of the year in the desert!?  But…

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BLACK MAP ‘RUIN’S THE DAY WITH LATEST VIDEO
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One of my favorites, Black Map just released their latest video from the momentum-forcing album “In Droves“.  Don Jamieson and I sat down for an interview with frontman Ben Flanagan on their NYC pit stop recently.  (A great show, by…

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CANNIBAL CORPSE ALIVE AND TOURING THIS FALL
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“Heavy” and “twisted” death metal band Cannibal Corpse is back out on the road – heading to the US, with support from Power Trip and Gatecreeper.  The experience kicks off November 3, 2017 in my old stomping ground, Jacksonville, Florida.…

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