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Nine Inch Nails Stream New Album ‘Hesitation Marks’ in Full

The wait is over! After five years of anticipation, Nine Inch Nails fans finally have an entire new album to soak in. Although Nine Inch Nails' new offering 'Hesitation Marks' won't see an official release until Sept. 3, the album is now available for streaming in full at iTunes.

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Lamb of God’s Randy Blythe Posts Short Film About Czech Manslaughter Trial

Lamb of God vocalist Randy Blythe was found not guilty of manslaughter by a Czech court on March 5. Since the judgement was handed down to Blythe, Lamb of God picked up right where they left off and hit the road to blast fans with 'Pure American Metal.' Along with seeing the band live, relieved Lamb of God fans can now watch a short film created by Randy Blythe, meant to represent the singer's state of mind throughout the legal process.

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Geezer Butler Says Black Sabbath’s Current Trek ‘Will Probably Be the Last Tour’

Black Sabbath have been on a massive high this year, releasing the comeback album '13,' which debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard album charts, while embarking on an insanely anticipated North American tour. Sabbath bassist Geezer Butler has performed phenomenally throughout the entire tour, but in a new interview, Butler reveals that the tour will likely be his last.

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Former Korn Drummer David Silveria Clarifies Recent Comments, Criticizes Band’s Decisions

Last week, former Korn drummer David Silveria spoke out on the band's current lineup and sound. Many of Silveria's comments seemed heavy handed and painfully critical, drawing both positive and negative reactions from Korn fans worldwide. In response to the venom spat back in Silveria's direction, the former drummer has posted a response via his personal Facebook page.

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Ex-Korn Drummer David Silveria: ‘I’ve Made it Clear That I Would Come Back and Restore the Groove’

We haven't heard much from former Korn drummer David Silveria lately besides his DUI arrest, but the musician recently answered fan questions about Korn via his personal Facebook page. Silveria gave the current Korn lineup a bit of a at slam first, before going into more detail on how important he was to Korn's original sound, how he helped out singer Jonathan Davis and brought Brian 'Head' Welch into the band, even claiming that guitarist Munky was originally against the idea of welcoming Welch into Korn.

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Lostprophets’ Ian Watkins Placed on Suicide Watch, Asks For Move to Psychiatric Hospital

Lostprophets singer Ian Watkins has reportedly been placed on suicide watch while being held at Parc Prison in Wales. Watkins has been charged with a number of horrific crimes, including charges of sexually assaulting an infant. The singer is now attempting to be relocated from Parc Prison to a psychiatric hospital.

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Nine Inch Nails Unveil New Song ‘Copy of A’

We're drawing ever closer to the release of Nine Inch Nails' new album 'Hesitation Marks.' The industrial project's latest full-length offering will be officially released on Sept. 3, but the album track 'Copy of A' has just been unveiled (listen above) and will be available for free download beginning Aug. 13. 

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Nine Inch Nails’ Trent Reznor on Emotions Within ‘Hesitation Marks’: The Rage is Quieter

Nine Inch Nails will unveil their eighth studio album, 'Hesitation Marks,' on Sept. 3. The hugely anticipated release will be NIN's first record since 'The Slip' was unveiled in 2008, which means mastermind Trent Reznor has got five new years worth of emotion to draw from. However, according to Reznor, 'Hesitation Marks' has been inspired by a much larger window of time.

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Ozzy Osbourne on Bill Ward: ‘He’s Incredibly Overweight. A Drummer Has to Be in Shape’

Black Sabbath are finally able to enjoy the fruits of their reunion. Well over a year-and-a-half after Ozzy Osbourne, Tony Iommi, Geezer Butler and Bill Ward first announced a new album and world tour, Sabbath have now accomplished both, but without Ward. There has been much discussion over Ward's departure, but in a new interview with Ozzy Osbourne, the singer questioned Ward's ability to perform a two-hour show each night; labeling the drummer as overweight and pointing out Ward's two past heart attacks.

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Bill Ward: ‘I’m the Drummer in Black Sabbath’

It was truly unfortunate when original Black Sabbath drummer Bill Ward announced his departure from the iconic heavy metal band's reunion. Although Ward was not a part of Black Sabbath's '13' album or any of the act's touring since the founding lineup reunited in late 2011, Ward still calls himself "the drummer in Black Sabbath."

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20th Anniversary Edition of Nirvana’s ‘In Utero’ To Feature Never-Before-Released Material

Nirvana's legendary final studio album, 'In Utero,' will celebrate its 20th birthday on Sept. 13. To celebrate the album's release and monumental impact, a 20th anniversary multi-formal reissue of 'In Utero' will drop on Sept. 24.

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