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Machinehead Announces Headlining Tour For Fall 2014

I know that the fans of the pummeling force that is known as Machinehead will be losing their sh** as the news about the bands return to the headlining stage was announced today. The band will be embarking on a months’ worth of dates and bring along Children Of Bodom, Epica and Battlecross as a part of the package. Mark me down as both intrigued and slightly confused with the roster but we can…

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Metallica’s “Ride The Lightning”; Striking Hard At 30 Years (1984-2014)

Metallica’s “Ride The Lightning”; Striking Hard At 30 Years (1984-2014)

Released just over a year after their “Kill ‘Em All” debut album, Metallica’s sophomore effort “Ride The Lightning” was delivered to their growing fan base on this day thirty years ago. Where has the time gone? Now I think that I mentioned in my Milestone for the band’s first album that around this time I was NOT the biggest Metallica fan out there. There were a few reasons for this and the…

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From the audience its #kiss #onstage #spiderstage #kiss40tour #hottestbandintheworld #kissarmy  (at PNC Bank Arts Center)

From the audience its #kiss #onstage #spiderstage #kiss40tour #hottestbandintheworld #kissarmy (at PNC Bank Arts Center)

Turisas’ “Battle Metal” Rousing Combat For A Decade (2004-2014)

#Turisas’ “Battle Metal” Rousing Combat For A Decade (2004-2014)

Artist: Turisas
Title: “Battle Metal” Rousing Combat For A Decade (2004-2014)
Label: Century Media Records
Release Date: 7/26/2004
Genre: Battle Metal

“Onnea!!!” I’m just taking a moment to raise a glass and the horns for the debut album “Battle Metal” by Finland’s Turisas which was released on this day ten years ago. Of course perhaps it would be better to raise ones sword and shield when you…

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Opening Today: “Hercules” (7/25/2014)

Earlier this year we found a film devoted to the legendary Greek God Hercules that focused on his early years (“The Legend Of Hercules”) and while I didn’t see it, it looked interesting enough to sit and enjoy once it hits HBO or Netflix. Today, a second but non-related film entitled “Hercules” opens up and stars Dwayne Johnson (aka The Rock) in the lead role. Check out the poster below.

Poster - Hercules - 2014
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