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FAN 2 BAND 2 FAN–the AWOLNATION PROJECT

Posted by on Oct 3, 2012 | 0 comments

FAN 2 BAND 2 FAN–the AWOLNATION PROJECT

Awolnation and Red Bull Records are proud to unveil the latest in fan-to-band-to-fan networking called The AWOL “NATION” Project, an innovative new community-driven site that creates a living, breathing interactive experience centered around fan-contributed content. Fans can post anything they want on Twitter, Instagram, YouTube or Vimeo and if it’s tagged with the hashtag...

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MCR Conventional Weapons

Posted by on Sep 23, 2012 | 0 comments

MCR Conventional Weapons

My Chemical Romance will release ten new tracks, as part of the Conventional Weapons set list. According to the group, all of the songs were recorded during the 2009 sessions which were eventually scrapped in favor of the material released on Danger Days: the True Lives of the Fabulous Killjoys. “Beginning in October we will be releasing 2 songs a month for 5 months. 10 songs in total from...

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The Killers ‘Battle Born’ Review

Posted by on Sep 18, 2012 | 0 comments

The Killers ‘Battle Born’ Review

With arena-rock choruses and anthems as flashy as his hometown of Las Vegas, Killers frontman Brandon Flowers has fashioned himself to be something of a glam-pop Bruce Springsteen. In that way, ‘Battle Born,’ the first we’ve heard from the band in four years, is an epically masculine, unapologetically dramatic, thoroughly enjoyable listen — if you can get over the fact that it’s really, really...

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Papa Roach Frontman Considered Suicide

Posted by on Sep 16, 2012 | 0 comments

Papa Roach Frontman Considered Suicide

But he didn’t follow through, thankfully. Jacoby Shaddix realized at the last minute the “selfishness” of the act. The singer, who was recently forced off the road with voice problems, tells Classic Rock’s sister title Metal Hammer: “I went to Sausalito to hang myself. I was in a f—-ing place, man. “The booze, my lifestyle, this woman I’d been with since I was 16 – I’ve...

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Controversial Sex Pistols Demo Found

Posted by on Sep 12, 2012 | 0 comments

Controversial Sex Pistols Demo Found

Once believed long lost, a “legendary” demo of Sex Pistols’ highly controversial song “Belsen Was a Gas” has now surfaced on the Internet. Reportedly penned by Sex Pistols bassist Sid Vicious before he joined the influential punk rock band, the song is about a Nazi concentration camp in Germany. Until recently, only live recordings and a soundtrack version featuring...

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For the Next Gen of Punks

Posted by on Sep 10, 2012 | 0 comments

For the Next Gen of Punks

Bring up your little spawn the right way. Punk him out to this! It’s never too early to introduce the future generations of our world to what THEY will deem “classics” or “oldie moldies”. Calming, yet they will begin to recognize melodies in no time. Rock N’ Roll Baby Lullaby Ensemble will release Punk Rock Baby Lullaby Arrangements on September 11th. Full...

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