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Last updated on October 22, 2014 at 11:01 AM ET

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I Hear Metal Everywhere

I can tell you exactly when my love of music began. It was the fall of 1987 and my friend, Nathan, had brought over a new cassette that he promised would blow my mind. It took somewhere around five seconds, but from the first time I heard Axl Rose's air-raid-siren scream that opens Guns N Roses' "Welcome To The Jungle," I knew I was to be a metalhead for life.

Shortly after that, nearly every penny I could spare went toward the latest works by the likes of Metallica, Anthrax, Megadeth and their ilk. Then, as college and the Grunge Era hit simultaneously, I found my musical tastes expanding into alt-rock ranging from the likes of Nirvana and Alice In Chains to the Red Hot Chili Peppers and Primus. In my junior year of college, I discovered the Beatles, with their total disregard for genre limitations. More...

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Psychostick Streaming "President Rhino"

They're back: the Chicago, IL based comedy kings in Psychostick are excited to share their latest offering nine months after a successful crowd-funding campaign to build a studio with a promise of new material.

Now that day has come and the humorecore champions are ready to unleash their 4th full-length installment "IV: Revenge of The Vengeance," due out on November 4th, 2014.

Today you can also hear a new song off the album. Check out "President Rhino" below, thanks to Revolvermag.com.

Vocalist Rob Kersey comments: "Most people don't believe we'll see a rhinoceros in the White House during out lifetime. We wrote President Rhino to get the tough questions out there and potentially start a dialogue among voters about who and what they want to support politically." More...

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Sanity's Rage Posts Lyric Video

Belgian thrash metal group Sanity's Rage is celebrating a 10th anniversary appropriately commemorating a "Decade Of Calamity" with the release of the lyric video for "Thumbs Up For The End Of The World." Dead Inside Records also comments:

"Sanity's Rage are no strangers to the metal world. Having delivered their brand of anger-fueled, technical thrash over the last 10 years to the metal masses with their high energy live performances alongside many of their peers such as Laaz Rockit, Destructor, Huntress, Gamma Bomb, Saxon, Testament, Savage Messiah, Agent Steel, Onslaught and many… many more.

"The band has been hard at work preparing for an all-out pure thrash attack to be released in 2015 via Dead Inside Records as a follow-up to 2012's 'You Are What You Swallow.'" More...

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