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Chad Bowar

Chad has been writing about music since the mid '90s in genres ranging from mainstream pop to extreme metal. His work has appeared in numerous magazines and websites across the globe. He's currently the heavy metal editor for About.com and contributes to many other publications. Chad has worked in radio for more than a quarter century and resides in Charlotte.
Spencer Kaufman, Loudwire
Spencer Kaufman, Loudwire

The Pretty Reckless to Headline Relaunched 2014 SnoCore Tour

From 1996 to 2010 SnoCore was a winter staple, celebrating music and winter sports simultaneously. After a two year absence, SnoCore is coming back in 2014. The Pretty Reckless will be the headliners, with other bands including , The Letter Black and Crobot also playing.

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A Day to Remember
Kathy Flynn, WickedGoddessPhotography.com

A Day To Remember Tap Bring Me the Horizon + More for Inaugural Self Help Festival

A Day To Remember are organizing the first-ever Self Help Festival, and they've invited some big-time friends to help launch the concert extravaganza. It will be held March 22 in the NOS Event Center in San Bernardino, Calif.

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Liz Ramanand, Loudwire
Liz Ramanand, Loudwire

Pop Evil Score Second No. 1 Rock Hit of 2013 With ‘Deal With the Devil’

Having a song go all the way to No. 1 is a once in a lifetime event for many bands, but Pop Evil have managed to claim the top spot on the Active Rock chart for the second time this year with their single 'Deal With the Devil,' which follows fellow chart-topper 'Trenches.'

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Mitch Lucker
Mary Ouellette, SheWillShootYou.com

Suicide Silence Unveil Details for ‘Ending Is the Beginning: The Mitch Lucker Memorial Show’ DVD

It has been just over a year since a Halloween night motorcycle accident took the life of Suicide Silence vocalist . On Dec. 21, 2012, a concert was held to honor Lucker's memory and to raise money for his daughter's future education. That show, which featured a number of prominent guest vocalists, will be released Feb. 18, 2014 (watch the trailer above).

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Iron Maiden
Karl Walter, Getty Images

Armed Robbers Break Into Bahamas Home of Iron Maiden’s Steve Harris

Iron Maiden bassist Steve Harris splits his time between Los Angeles and the Bahamas, and a house on his Cable Beach property was recently broken into by armed robbers. The incident happened in the early morning hours of Nov. 29, when a group of men sawed through chains on the front gate of a home on the property that was being used as an office and storage facility.

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Black Sabbath Ozzy Osbourne and Tony Iommi
Spencer Kaufman, Loudwire

Ozzy Osbourne Reacts to Black Sabbath Grammy Nominations

This past Friday, the 2014 Grammy nominations were announced, and Black Sabbath received nods in three categories: Best Rock Album (’13′), Best Metal Performance (‘God Is Dead?’) and Best Rock Song (‘God Is Dead?). Now, singer Ozzy Osbourne has responded to the good news.

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Corey Taylor
Frazer Harrison, Getty Images

Corey Taylor to Appear in ‘Fear Clinic’ Movie With Horror Star Robert Englund

Slipknot / Stone Sour vocalist Corey Taylor is expanding his artistic horizons. In addition to being a musician and author, he's adding acting to his repertoire. He's set to appear in the feature film 'Fear Clinic.'

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