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Warriors Of Metal Fest V Posts Promo

Warriors of Metal, Inc. has revealed its 2012 Promo Video for Warriors Of Metal Fest V Open Air produced by the vocalist and guitarist of the Brazilian thrash metal band Machinage. Furthermore, the organization has issued the following statement regarding its charitable effort for this year's festivities:

"Since Warriors of Metal, Inc. is a registered non-profit organization in the state of Ohio and we are dedicated to education and proliferation of metal music as well as charitable service to our greater metal family and community, we would like to announce that for this year's charity project we will be collecting money at the festival to donate to our metal brother Brian Bond, who plays in the Thursday, June 28th Pre-Fest Showcase band KLNZR."

"Brian recently lost his home to a fire and although everybody in the family is fine, they did lose some pets in the process of trying to escape the blaze. Brian and his family are in temporary housing now and we will be making a collection during the Fest to help them out. Additionally, our friend Fabio Delibo of the Brazilian thrash metal band Machinage has stated: 'We from Machinage are very saddened to hear about Brian Bond's home having been destroyed in a fire, and since we can't help just by our hands, we are willing to try to collect as much money as we can in all the gigs."

"We are going to play in our month long US Tour this summer in order to help Brian and his family.' The 2012 Machinage US Tour starts at Worcester, Massachusetts, goes as far north as Burlington, Vermont, as far south as New Orleans, Louisiana, and as far west as Kansas City, Missouri. We at Warriors of Metal, Inc. applaud Machinage's pledge and shall do our best to help them raise even more money for the Bond family and this worthy cause during our fifth year anniversary show this summer."

For more information on the Warriors Of Metal Fest V, go to its website.


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Warriors Of Metal Fest V Dates Announced

Warriors Of Metal Fest V Open Air will take place on June 29th and 30th, 2012 at the Frontier Ranch in Pataskala, Ohio. There will be a pre-fest that will take place on June 28th in Columbus as well. For any information about the WOM Open Air, refer to the venue's website. Bands that have confirmed are as follows:

Lazarus AD
Vindicator
Machinage
Degradation
Possessor
ThorHammer
Ancient Creation More...

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Degradation Releases New Album

Chicago old school thrashers Degradation have released their new one, "Juggernaut," and the tracklisting is below. This is the band's first full-length, following the release of 2007's EP "Unleashed." You can check out a documentary of the band at this location.

A Necessary Evil
Juggernaut
The Reckoning
Rise to Fall
Trail of Sin
Executioner... Slayer of the Light (The Crown Cover)
Degradation
Thrill of the Kill More...

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Death Angel Summons The Angel of Death In Chicago

See what I did there? Clever stuff, eh? Anyway, Death Angel is out doing a club tour across North America to support their newest studio full length, “Relentless Retribution,” supported by Lazarus A.D., Bonded by Blood, Early Man and Hexen. They stopped by Chicago on February 9, and already had a couple strikes against them before they even took the stage. But more on that later. Lazarus A.D. was supposed to be second on the bill but had van problems and didn’t make it to Chicago; an obvious bummer all around for obvious reasons, and it especially sucked for your correspondent, since I love me some Lazarus A.D. Hexen and Early Man were also replaced by a couple local Chicago bands. Enough preamble, let’s talk about what actually happened. More...

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