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Saw Maiden in London a few years ago. One of the best shows I have ever seen. Better than any production on the west end.


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i'm guessing that the flames and silly monsters distract one from the nauseating hour plus of galloping bass.

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lapsed maps wrote:
i'm guessing that the flames and silly monsters distract one from the nauseating hour plus of galloping bass.


It does tend to gallop. But, I like 'em anyway.


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Woops! Video Shows Guitar Slip Out of Janick's Hands During Signature IRON MAIDEN Windmilling
https://metalinjection.net/latest-news/woops-guitar-slips-out-of-janicks-hands-during-signature-iron-maiden-windmilling
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Iron Maiden are currently out on their Legacy of the Beast tour and it's one of the best live shows of the year, seriously. The guys put on a hell of a show. They are out there running around for two hours straight, dancing and playing their asses off.

This is most evident with guitarist Janick Gers, who is like onstage mascot for the band (when Eddie's not around, at least). Janick can be seen dancing all over the place, and sometimes doing wild tricks with his guitar. I guess things got slippery at a recent stop of the tour, as footage emerged of a hilarious quick slip. Take a look:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_qFthNSkNAw&feature=youtu.be

Hopefully, nobody was hurt. A commenter noted that the guitar hit a security guard right in the head.

Iron Maiden have dates in Mexico all this week leading up to the massive Rock In Rio festival.
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JUDAS PRIEST's Rob Halford Streams New Christmas Song "Hark! The Herald Angels Sing"
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Posted by Greg Kennelty on October 5, 2019 at 12:12 pm

Judas Priest vocalist Rob Halford is bringing the holidays to you all a little early this year. Halford will release a Christmas album titled Celestial on October 18, which will feature four new Halford songs and a handful of classic Christmas covers. You can stream one of the covers, "Hark! The Herald Angels Sing", below.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6rAJhlNFRVU&feature=youtu.be

"The great thing about heavy metal is it's got these kinds of multiple dimensions. I think when you look at it from an outside point of view — if you're not really familiar with the metal scene — it can look pretty intimidating. And it is a very strong, powerful experience. But it comes at different levels. I think the music that we've made on 'Celestial', for example, gives a display of that. Metal maniacs — as we call ourselves — are just as ready for the holidays as everybody else. And what we've tried to do with this music is to reach out to as many of those metal dimensions as we possibly can."

Celestial features Halford's brother Nigel on drums; Alex, son of Judas Priest bassist Ian Hill, on bass; Halford's sister Sue on bells;and guitarists Robert Jones and Jon Blakey. Here's the tracklisting.

01. Celestial [new song]
02. Donner And Blitzen [new song]
03. God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen
04. Away In A Manger
05. Morning Star [new song]
06. Deck The Halls
07. Joy To The World
08. O Little Town Of Bethlehem
09. Hark! The Herald Angels Sing
10. The First Noel
11. Good King Wenceslas
12. Protected By The Light [new song]


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CONFIRMED: RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE Are Reuniting In 2020; Initial Shows Announced
Posted by Robert Pasbani on November 1, 2019 at 11:45 am

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With next year being an election year in the United States, it seems like a great time for Rage Against the Machine to come back and kick some fucking ass. Could it be happening? Some rumors are swirling.

A new, unverified Rage Against the Machine Instagram account has popped up, with a lone photo taken from the Chilean protests. The caption features five dates, two of which would be next year's Coachella. They are:

El Paso, TX March 26, 2020
Las Cruces, NM March 28, 2020
Phoenix, AZ March 30, 2020
Indio, CA April 10, 2020
Indio, CA April 17, 2020


Update: Forbes is confirming the news, speaking to a longtime associate of the band. According to the story "Wayne Kamemoto, a longtime associate of the band just said, "The band's social media is accurate."

Update #2: Industry sources have confirmed to Consequence Of Sound that the posting is legit and that more shows are being planned beyond these initial dates.

Here's where the rumor has a bit of legs. ThePRP notes that the post itself was "liked" by actress/musician Juliette Lewis. How is this relevant? She is dating RATM drummer Brad Wilk currently. You would think she would have an inside source on if this was happening and if she knew it wasn't why would she like the post?

Again, this is just speculation, and should be taken with a huge grain of salt. But if it ends up happening, you bet yoru ass I am hopping on a plane for one of these headline shows.

Update #3 – A Rage Against the Machine fan Instagram account, @war_within_a_breath, posted this: "THIS IS NOT A DRILL! Rage Against the Machine announced five shows for 2020 on their new instagram. @rageagainstthemachine on November 1st, around midnight eastern time! Along with other sources close to RATM, Juliette Lewis (who is dating Brad) confirmed to me the announcement is real. Again, THIS IS NOT A DRILL. "

Update #4: The Rage Against the Machine Twitter account has confirmed the news.


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^Ozzy's coming out with a new album too, maps!

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