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  1. Feature / 56 minutes agoNita Strauss' 5 Essential Guitar AlbumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Metal Hammer

    ... guitar. "The first song, though, I ever heard where the guitar got to me was Trust from Megadeth. I had never heard metal before, but I recall thinking when it came on, 'What is this? How come nobody told me about metal before? I love it!'. Of ...

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  2. Best new U.S. coastal hotelsRead the original story

    Yesterday | GantDaily.com

    ... sculptures, paintings of local wild and marine life and a wave-shaped installation made of 400 pieces of glass and metal. The brand-new Opal Sands Resort is something of a one-stop shop for sun worshipers: The sea is right outside the doors, there's ...

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  3. Frampton, 'Idol' champ and 7 more things to know about in SanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MySanAntonio.com

    ... precision and speed with a fluid melodicism. But fate had a different path and came ... more The Grammy winning (best metal album in 2012), art-loving Norwegian noise-rock band has bounced back, with singer Kjetil Nernes having recovered from throat ...

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  4. Ex-Megadeth Drummer Nick Menza Dies On Stage After Massive Heart AttackRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ContactMusic.com

    ... to get all that stuff set up and right now the wheels are all turning in our camp.' Menza - who appeared on the thrash metal band's biggest albums including 'Rust in Peace', 'Countdown to Extinction' and 'Youthanasia' - is survived by his two sons ...

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  5. Former Megadeth Drummer Nick Menza Dies at 51Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KIBZ-FM Lincoln

    Nick Menza , Megadeth drummer for more than a decade and part of the band's classic Rust in Peace lineup, has died at 51. Menza collapsed during a performance with his fusion band OHM in Los Angeles Saturday night and was rushed to an area hospital where he was pronounced dead according to a statement from his friend and biographer, J. Marshall Craig , and his manager, Robert Bolger . "Earliest reports indictate he suffered a massive heart attack," the statement read.

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  6. Feature / 8 minutes agoVolbeat: Inside the unlikely rise of The People's BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Metal Hammer

    ... open-air show at TusindA rsskoven in Odense on August 1, 2015. It had just two support bands - Accept and Danish death metal band Konkhra. "We couldn't imagine doing another show after that one," says Michael. "You're looking out and there's 37,000 ...

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  7. Feature / 27 minutes agoFlash Metal Suicide: The Sweet's Identity CrisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Metal Hammer

    ... eight-armed jukebox of a band, spewing one chewy-chewy bubblegum hit after another, four glittery proto-flash metal gods bedecked in mascara, capes and thigh-high boots, comic book superheroes riding a sugar high to the top. But then the records ...

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  8. Ex-Megadeth drummer Nick Menza collapses on stage, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KCTV5

    Nick Menza, former drummer for the influential metal band Megadeth, died after collapsing on stage during a performance of his progressive jazz trio in Southern California, a family spokesman said Sunday. Menza's latest band OHM was three songs into a semi-regular set at a Los Angeles-area club Saturday night when the drummer collapsed, J. Marshall Craig told The Associated Press.

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  9. Dude Shreds Metallica On a BanjoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KXXR-FM Minneapolis

    He's covered Slayer and Cannibal Corpse with a ukulele, and as part of his May-tallica month, he did entire music video of him and his bandmates playing "Master of Puppets" on a banjo, a stand-up base AND A KEY-TAR!!

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  10. From jazz and metal: The duality of former Megadeath drummer Nick...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    ... Menza's career, might find his presence in a jazz club confounding. After all, Megadeath is a hard-charging, thrash metal band known for albums such as "Rust in Peace," "Youthanasia" and "Countdown to Extinction," all of which Menza pounded his ...

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  11. Dave Mustaine Pens Moving Tribute to Nick Menza, Announces Benefit Show with Former Band MatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Guitar Player

    Dave Mustaine has written a tribute to Nick Menza on Megadeth's Facebook page, describing his feelings when he heard about his former drummer's death. Menza, who played drums with Megadeth from 1989 to 1998, died Saturday night, May 21, from an apparent heart attack while performing with his band, OHM.

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  12. Anathema: Judgement [Reviews]Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... as it is entertaining. The band proved they belonged by not only unlocking this capacity concealed during the doom metal years, but also managed to collaborate as a commercial entity. Any artist will state it can be career ending to do an about face ...

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  13. Vektor: Terminal Redux [Reviews]Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Released: May 6, 2016 Genre: Progressive Thrash Metal Label: Earache Number Of Tracks: 10 A marvel of what a little time between albums can do for a musical project, Vektor are at the verge of single-handedly re-inventing thrash as we've known it. Vektor 's third official album " Terminal Redux " is one of those incredibly rare gems in the metal genre: a wheel re-inventor.

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  14. Hackers Steal from Bank to Give to Poor ISIS Fighters, Send Junior...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Government Executive

    A hacktivist has sent $10,000 worth of allegedly stolen virtual currency to Rojava, an autonomous region in northern Syria the hacker describes as "one of the most inspiring revolutionary projects in the world today." The donor, who goes by the aliases "Phineas Phisher," "Hack Back!" and "@GammaGroupPR," declined to name the victims of the bitcoin heist, saying he'd "rather not yet, since there's hopefully a few orders of magnitude more on the way."

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  15. 17 girls die in Thailand school dormitory fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - Seventeen girls died after a fire swept through the dormitory of a school for children of hill tribes in northern Thailand , officials said Monday, May 23, with a survivor describing fleeing as flames engulfed the building, AFP says. The fire started late Sunday night, meaning many of the children at the school run by a Christian charity were asleep as flames spread through the two-storey wooden building.

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  16. Megadeth's Dave Mustaine Pays Tribute to 'Larger Than Life' Former Bandmate Nick MenzaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Billboard

    Megadeth' s Dave Mustaine has shared a moving tribute for his "brother" Nick Menza , who died unexpectedly on the weekend at the age of 51. "Shocked, devastated, and saddened don't begin to describe my feelings," wrote Mustaine in a letter posted Sunday for the late drummer, who worked initially with the band as a tech but came into the fold as a full-time band member in 1989 after wowing the group with his "talent and personality." Menza played on a string of Megadeth albums, starting with 1990's Rust in Peace , until they parted ways after 1997's Cryptic Writings , which reached No.

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  17. PH not doing enough to curtail ISIS threat - reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Manila Bulletin

    The Philippine government is not doing enough to curtail the radical threat of ISIS in the country, according to an Asian based consultancy and risk analysis company. In a report, the Intelligent Security Solutions report said that the Philippines will soon find itself emerging as the epicenter of Islamic extremism in Southeast Asia if the government underestimates the influence of ISIS.

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  18. Epiphone: 1957 Les Paul Junior [Reviews]Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... the P-100 humbucking pickup (which I love) which is good for any kind of music: from classic '50s blues to '80s thrash metal to today's alternative rock. It has grover tuners and they work beautifully. I rarely ever have a tuning problem. The $200 I ...

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  19. Debbie Sexxton Picks Her Dallas Bands to Watch Before The Eagle's BFDRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Dallas Observer

    Local radio disc jockey Debbie Sexxton knows local music talent when she hears it. As the host of Loud and Local on 97.1 FM The Eagle, which hits radio waves at 11 p.m. on Fridays, she listens to dozens of submissions for local rock and metal bands, searching for the magic that usually causes a band to rise out of the submissions pile.

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  20. At least 100 killed in IS-claimed bomb blasts in SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - Bomb blasts killed more than 100 people in the Syrian coastal cities of Jableh and Tartous on Monday, May 23, monitors said, in a government-controlled area that host Russian forces, Reuters says. Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attacks in the Mediterranean cites that have up to now escaped the worst of the conflict, saying it was targeting supporters of President Bashar al-Assad.

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