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Robert Zildjian Dies of Cancer

Posted by on Mar 29, 2013 | 0 comments

Robert Zildjian Dies of Cancer

Percussion icon and founder of Sabian Cymbals, Robert Zildjian, has died at the age of 89. The Boston born businessman succumbed after a battle with cancer on March 28, and is survived by his wife, three children and eight grandchildren. Robert Zildjian formed Sabian cymbals after a family feud resulted in the businessman leaving yet another legendary cymbal company, Zildjian. Family tradition...

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WANTED: Bass Player for Machine Head

Posted by on Mar 27, 2013 | 0 comments

WANTED: Bass Player for Machine Head

Now’s your chance.  Machine Head are holding public auditions to find a temporary bass player. The goal of Machine Head’s new experiment? Finding a stellar musician to perform with the band on this year’s Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival tour. In a shocking turn of events last month, Machine Head fired original bassist Adam Duce after over 20 years of holding down the low end for the...

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House of Gold & Bones – Corey Taylor

Posted by on Mar 4, 2013 | 0 comments

House of Gold & Bones – Corey Taylor

Written entirely by Stone Sour / Slipknot vocalist Corey Taylor, the ‘House of Gold & Bones’ comic book series is inspired by the Stone Sour double album of the same name, ‘Part 1′ of which was released on Oct. 22 of last year. ‘House of Gold & Bones Part 2′ is scheduled to drop on April 9, with the record’s first single, ‘Do Me a Favor,’ having already been unleashed for your listening...

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Disturbed–Not Dead, Just Sleeping

Posted by on Jan 18, 2013 | 0 comments

Disturbed–Not Dead, Just Sleeping

David Draiman is an incredibly busy man at the moment. Along with creating the debut album for his new industrial band Device, the vocalist is currently in the studio with Trivium to help produce the metal band’s next album. Draiman also recently gave an update about the on-hiatus Disturbed, revealing, “The beast certainly is not dead — it’s just sleeping for a little while.” During an interview...

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