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Sonisphere to make announcement tonight

Sonisphere have announced that at 8pm this evening they will make an official line-up announcement for the three day festival set to be held on 6th-8th July 2012. Stay tuned and we’ll update you as soon as the announcement is made.

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Sonisphere UK to make an announcement next week

Sonisphere have announced that there will be an official announcement made regarding their line-up for the 2012 UK festival next Wednesday in Kerrang magazine. Comments made online would also suggest that another announcement may be made on Monday at 8pm but this has not been confirmed. Rumoured headliners are Faith No More (who are headlining […]

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Sonisphere UK 2011 Interview: Firewind – Bob Katsionis

Firewind, the baby of Ozzy Osbourne guitarist Gus G, may have been off the road for the better part of two years due to Gus becoming the new lead guitarist for Ozzy Osbourne but now with Ozzy taking a break, the Greek metallers are looking to make most of having Gus back in the ranks […]

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Glamour Of The Kill

Sonisphere UK 2011 Interview: Glamour Of The Kill – Davey Richmond and Chris Gomerson

Glamour Of The Kill crashed into the York music scene in early 2007 from the wreckage of other recently disbanded local acts. Davey Richmond (lead vocal/bass), Chris Gomerson (guitar/vocals), and Mike Kingswood (lead guitar/vocals) had all been playing music together throughout their time at school and then added Ben Thomson (drums/vocals) into the mix to […]

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Periphery guitarist talks about the concept of their new album Juggernaut

In my recent interview with Periphery guitarist Jake Bowen at Sonisphere he almost spilled the beans on the story that fellow guitarist Misha Mansoor has written as the concept for their new album ‘Juggernaut’. When I asked him if he would go into any details about the record he stated, “It’s a cool story and […]

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Protest The Hero

Sonisphere UK 2011 Interview: Protest The Hero – Arif Mirabdolbaghi

Protest The Hero’s well-deserved title as one of the most forward-thinking bands in the metal world today is showcased on their latest album, Scurrilous. Comprised of vocalist/lyricist Rody Walker, guitarist Tim Millar, guitarist/pianist Luke Hoskin, bassist/lyricist Arif Mirabdolbaghi, and drummer Moe Carlson, the quintet formed nearly a decade ago in their hometown of Whitby, Ontario. […]

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Sonisphere UK 2011 Interview: Periphery – Jake Bowen

Hailing from Washington DC, Periphery is one of the freshest progressive metal acts on the scene today. With their signature blend of polymetric grooves and soaring melodies, the band continues to push the envelope of modern metal music. The band released their first full length album ‘Periphery’ on April 20th in 2010. It debuted at […]

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