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2 hrs ago | Lansing State Journal

Mayhem Festival brings metal to DTE Energy Music Theatre

The seventh annual Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival, one of the world's biggest heavy music touring festivals, will bring its tough sounds Thursday to DTE Energy Music Theatre in Clarkston.


Related Topix: Trivium

6 hrs ago | Free Republic

Death of Canada’s music-video-channel era? MuchMusic left...

As a MuchMusic VJ in the channel's 1980s heyday, Terry David Mulligan remembers sneaking a film crew into the very temple of the American music industry - the Grammy Awards.


Related Topix: Metallica, Pop/Rock, Olivia Newton-John

6 hrs ago |

British dad: I'm on waiting list to be suicide bomber and hope I'm picked next

Abu Sumayyah claims that despite his desire for martyrdom, there is no interest in launching terror attacks on the UK A father who fled Britain to join extremists waging war in the Middle East is on a waiting list to be a suicide bomber - and hopes to be picked soon.


Related Topix: Terrorism, Isis

10 hrs ago | CBC News

Andre Poulin: dead Canadian jihadist used in ISIS recruitment video

Andrew Poulin joined the fighting in Syria in 2012. He died there in the summer of 2013 and reportedly left behind a wife and child.


Related Topix: Isis, Canada, Religion, Islam

13 hrs ago |

The 8 Ball 7.12.14: Top 8 Metal Frontmen

The 8 Ball 7.12.14: Top 8 Metal Frontmen Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 07.12.2014 From Metallica's James Hetfield and Rob Halford of Judas Priest to Ozzy Osbourne, Motorhead's Lemmy Kilmister and more, 411's Jeremy Thomas counts down the top 8 metal frontmen of all-time! Welcome, one and all, to the 8 Ball in the Music Zone! I'm your host Jeremy ... (more)


Related Topix: Metallica, Rob Halford, Heavy-Metal, Judas Priest, Music, Entertainment

17 hrs ago | Horizon

System of a Down will perform in Turkey, if it recognizes the Armenian Genocide

American-Armenian drummer, composer, member of the famous band System of a Down John Dolmayan answered a question concerning the Armenian Genocide on the popular U.S. social news website Reddit.


Related Topix: System of a Down

Fri Jul 11, 2014

This Is Lancashire

Judas Priest want Glastonbury slot

Judas Priest's Rob Halford has admitted he had a "diva moment" when he heard Metallica had been booked for Glastonbury.


Related Topix: Heavy-Metal, Judas Priest, Rob Halford, Metallica

KICT-FM Wichita

Motley Crue is TOMORROW! Listen to my Tommy Lee / Alice Cooper interview

It's HERE! Time for the T95 35th Birthday Bash with Motley Crue and Alice Cooper! It's gonna be friggin' sweet! Have your tickets yet? Click to buy em, and come to Walkers Bar & Venue tomorrow starting at 4pm to get registered for FRONT ROW TICKETS! No purchase necessary, and we'll give em away just before 6pm.


Related Topix: Motley Crue

Metallica's Kirk Hammett Unveils Zombie Action Figure

Kirk Hammett 's latest project has nothing to do with music. The Metallica guitarist is getting ready to unveil a new, limited-edition action figure courtesy of his own Kirk Von Hammett Toys.


Related Topix: Metallica

Dirty Bomb Fears after ISIS Seize Uranium

Extreme Islamist group ISIS have seized 90lb of radioactive uranium in Iraq which could be used to make a dirty bomb.


Related Topix: Isis, Middle East, Iraq, World News

WMMS-FM Independence

New STP music/Anthrax of Thrones

Stone Temple Pilots bassist Robert DeLeo revealed that the band has been working on new music with current singer Chester Bennington of Linkin Park.


Related Topix: Anthrax, Pop/Rock, Stone Temple Pilots, Linkin Park

The Baltimore Sun

Philippines arrests Australian over ties to militant group ISIS

The Philippines on Friday arrested an Australian national with suspected links to foreign Islamist militants after he urged Philippine Muslims on social media sites to support conflicts in Iraq and Syria, recruiting them to go to the Middle East.


Related Topix: Isis, Southeast Asia, Philippines, World News,


Did Babymetal invent 'cute metal'?

Having a teenage "dance and vocal group" on the same bill as Iron Maiden and Metallica might seem like a strange choice.


Related Topix: Heavy-Metal, Iron Maiden, Metallica, Inventions, Science / Technology

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Automotive News

Driver of stolen Tesla that crashed, split in 2, dies

The driver of a stolen Model S sedan that crashed and split in two in west Los Angeles nearly a week ago has died.


Related Topix: Los Angeles, CA, Hollywood (Los Angeles, CA), Coroner, Inglewood, CA


Terror Police 'Failed To Act' Over Twin Sisters

Police confirmed yesterday that twins Salma and Zahra Halane are believed to have fled to Syria after initially travelling in secret from Manchester airport to Istanbul.


Related Topix: Isis

Gateway Pundit

Michael Savage: SEAL Team Six was "Set Up" and Murdered in Afghanistan

On August 6, 2011, 30 US service members were killed when a CH-47 Chinook helicopter they were being transported in crashed in Wardak province, Afghanistan.


Related Topix: The Setup, Conservative Political News, US News

The Daily Star

ISIS steps up assault on Kurds in Syria's north

Free Syrian Army fighters prepare to fire a mortar during what the FSA said was an offensive to take control of al-Zaalana checkpoint in Wadi al-Deif military camp, which remains under government control, in the southern Idlib countryside July 9, 2014.


Related Topix: Isis, Activism


Aerosmith, Black Sabbath Headline At Francea s No. 1 Metal Festival

Now in its 9th year, Hellfest has grown to become one of the three largest festivals in France, attracting more than 150,000 metal fans over its three days.


Related Topix: Heavy-Metal, Iron Maiden, Megadeth

Sydney Morning Herald

Indonesia's likely new President Joko is a Megadeth fan but this is no cause for alarm

From furniture salesman to president, a man of the people. Without military training or from a big family, Joko Widodo is a new style of politician for Indonesia.


Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Indonesia, Megadeth, Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono,


Burzum's Varg Vikernes Found Guilty of 'Inciting Racial Hatred'

Almost a year to the day after he was arrested on suspicion of plotting a massacre , notorious black metal singer Varg Vikernes has been found guilty of inciting racial hatred.


Related Topix: Death-Metal