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Graham "Gruhamed" Hartmann is a 26 year-old music addict with a taste for punk, metal and the touch of a keyboard. He is the current Senior Writer for Loudwire. Graham has been active in the music and entertainment industries since college, having worked for Metal Injection, Earache Records, The End Records, The Opie and Anthony Show and the Le Scandal Burlesque Show as a musician and stage manager. Favorite bands: The Ramones, Iron Maiden, Strike Anywhere, Poison the Well, Tool, Puscifer, Pig Destroyer, Agoraphobic Nosebleed, Bad Religion, Rufio, Salome, Shining, Descendents, Gwar, System of a Down, The Beatles, Suffocation, Bloodbath, Polaris, Mark Mulcahy, Nirvana, Dead Kennedys ---> www.facebook.com/gruhamed
Judas Priest
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Judas Priest Unleash Full Version of New Single ‘March of the Damned’

Great news to report! Judas Priest have just unleashed the first official single from the upcoming album, 'Redeemer of Souls.' After exclusively teasing the track on Loudwire last week, the full version of 'March of the Damned' is now available for your listening pleasure and will likely leave you drooling for more new Priest anthems.

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Every Time I Die
Epitaph

Every Time I Die Reveal ‘From Parts Unknown’ Album Details + New Track ‘Thirst’

Every Time I Die have just announced the release of their seventh studio album, 'From Parts Unknown.' The new record has been given a July 1 street date, and even better, the band has unleashed the album's first single, 'Thirst' (listen above). 

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Category: Articles, Rock, Rock News, Videos
H.R. Giger + Triptykon's Thomas Gabriel Fischer
Photo credit: Doralba Picerno

Triptykon Cancel Maryland Deathfest Gig in Wake of Artist H.R. Giger’s Passing

As we previously reported, iconic visual artist and frequent contributor to the rock and metal world H.R. Giger passed away on May 12. Giger was mourned by many musicians, but the outpouring of respect from fans has been truly special. In a new post from Triptykon mastermind Thomas Gabriel Warrior, he has announced that following the  "tragic accident" that claimed Giger's life, the band has canceled its upcoming Maryland Deathfest appearance so that he can assist Giger's widow with funeral arrangements.

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Category: Articles, Rock, Rock News
Vivian Campbell
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Def Leppard / Dio Guitarist Vivian Campbell Reveals Cancer ‘Seems to Be Coming Back Again’

Legendary Def Leppard / Dio guitarist Vivian Campbell announced in June of last year that he was battling Hodgkin's lymphoma, but had updated fans in November with the good news that the cancer had gone into remission. Unfortunately, in a new interview, the shredder has just revealed that his condition has been "coming back again."

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Category: News, Rock, Rock News
Ace Frehley
Michael Loccisano, Getty Images

KISS Legend Ace Frehley Shares Hilarious Real-Life ‘Spinal Tap’ Story

Our friends at Ultimate Classic Rock have been compiling an impressive collection of real-life 'Spinal Tap' stories from some of rock's greatest legends. This latest clip stars KISS legend Ace Frehley, who tells the tale of bedding a model in Mexico, but the twist in Ace's story is sure to crack you up.

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Category: Articles, Rock, Rock News, Videos

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