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    News: The Wildhearts announce 1st new album in 10 years and May UK tour
    General The Wildhearts are proud to announce the release of Renaissance Men on 3rd May, their first full-length studio album in 10 years.

    To coincide with the release of Renaissance Men the Wildhearts’ classic line up of Ginger, CJ, Ritchie and Danny, are to play an 8 date UK tour. This intimate tour will start in Manchester at the Academy 2 on Friday 3rd May and concludes at the Riverside in Newcastle on Sunday 12th May.
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    News: Tesla - New Studio Album Shock Out Globally On 8th March via UMC
    Heavy Metal Lead Single “SHOCK” Available Now for Streaming and Immediate Download with Album Preorder

    See TESLA on Tour Around the World Throughout 2019 Including UK Date At Iconic Download Festival

    London - January 18, 2019 - The legendary American rock band TESLA will release their new studio album, SHOCK, worldwide on 8 March via UMC. The album is available now for preorder in CD, digital, black vinyl, and limited edition translucent blue vinyl formats; its electrifying lead single, “Shock,” is available now for streaming and for immediate download with album preorder. Produced and co-written by Phil Collen (Def Leppard), SHOCKis TESLA’s eighth studio album. TESLA is actively touring across North America, Europe, and elsewhere around the globe throughout 2019, including a performance at the UK iconic Download Festival.
    Posted by Steven Reid on Fri, Jan 18 2019 @ 23:36 CST
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    News: RIVERSIDE Announce vinyl re-releases - European tour starts March
    Progressive Rock Polish Rock masters RIVERSIDE are happy to announce a string of long awaited vinyl re-releases for their second, third and fourth albums “Second Life Syndrome” (2005, 2-LP), “Rapid Eye Movement” (2007, 2-LP + bonus tracks) and “Anno Domini High Definition” (2009, 1-LP) out March 15th, 2019 via InsideOutMusic.

    The albums will be available on 180gr. vinyl and come in Gatefold sleeves, with the standard album on CD as bonus. Next to the standard Black vinyl version, there will be limited editions of coloured vinyl runs as follows:
    Posted by Steven Reid on Fri, Jan 18 2019 @ 23:29 CST
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    SoT Video: Best to Worst Albums: Starz
    General Join host Pete Pardo as he ranks the 4 albums from influential '70s hard rock/metal/power pop act Starz!

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    SoT Video: Top 10 Songs: Thin Lizzy
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    SoT Video: Best to Worst Albums: Opeth
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    SoT Video: Top 10 Songs: Camel
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    SoT Video: Top 10 Songs: Chicago
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    SoT Video: Top 10 Songs: Judas Priest
    General Join host Pete Pardo and his special guest Chris Alo for their top 10 songs from the mighty Judas Priest. This is part 3 of our special look at the history of Judas Priest, and we also discuss some of the bands solo releases on this final installment.

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    SoT Video: The History of Judas Priest- Part 1
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    SoT Video: Top 10 Songs: Slayer
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    SoT Video: Top 10 Songs: Uriah Heep
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    SoT Video: Questions and Answers!
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    SoT Video: Top 10 Songs: Electric Light Orchestra (ELO)
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    Posted by Pete Pardo on Sun, Dec 30 2018 @ 14:58 CST
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    SoT Video: Top 10 Songs: Scorpions
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    Survey
    What was the best 2018 CD in the list below!

    A Forest Full Of Stars : Grave Mounds and Grave Mi
    Alice In Chains : Rainier Fog
    Amorphis : Queen of Time
    Conan : Existential Void Guardian
    FM : Atomic Generation
    Greta Van Fleet : Anthem Of A Peaceful Army
    Haken : L+1VE
    Haken : Vector
    Hamferd : Tamsins Likam
    Ian McNabb : Our Future in Space
    Immortal : Northern Chaos Gods
    Insect Ark : Marrow Hymns
    Jason Becker : Triumphant Hearts
    Judas Priest : Firepower
    Kino : Radio Voltaire
    Lucifer : Lucifer II
    Magnum : Lost on the Road to Eternity
    Metal Church : Damned If You Do
    Michael Romeo : War of the Worlds, Part 1
    Michael Schenker Fest : Resurrection
    Neal Morse : Life & Times
    Night Flight Orchestra : Sometimes the World Ain
    Northward : Northward
    Powerwolf : The Sacrament of Sin
    Redemption : Long Night’s Journey Into Day
    Rexoria : Queen of Light
    Rick Parfitt : Over and Out
    Riverside : Wasteland
    Saxon : Thunderbolt
    Seventh Wonder : Tiara
    Spectral Wound : Infernal
    Spock’s Beard : Noise Floor
    The Pineapple Thief : Dissolution
    The Sea Within : The Sea Within
    U.D.O. : Steelfactory
    Uriah Heep : Living the Dream
    Voivod : The Wake
    W.E.T. : Earthrage
    Yuka & Chronoship : Ship


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