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Lacuna Coil’s Cristina Scabbia Talks New Album ‘Broken Crown Halo,’ Songwriting + Touring

Liz Ramanand, Loudwire
Liz Ramanand, Loudwire

Lacuna Coil co-vocalist Cristina Scabbia was the guest on Full Metal Jackie’s radio show this past weekend. Fresh off the "Hottest Chicks in Hard Rock" tour, Scabbia talked about the trek, the band's transition after having two members retire and channeling her own personal struggles into the band's songwriting. If you missed Jackie’s show, here’s her full interview with Lacuna Coil's Cristina Scabbia.

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Video Director Phil Mucci Discusses Working With Stone Sour, Huntress + Monster Magnet

Phil Mucci and Jill Janus
Photo courtesy of Phil Mucci

2013 was a great year for video director Phil Mucci, as his work on Stone Sour's 'Do Me a Favor' and Huntress' 'Zenith' promos landed not only on Loudwire's 10 Best Rock and Metal Videos lists, but other site's Top 10 lists as well. Beginning several years back with High on Fire's 'Fertile Green,' Opeth's 'The Devil's Orchard' and Pig Destroyer's 'The Diplomat,' Mucci's videos began to take on a more distinctive animated style.

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Art of Dying Talk Upcoming Album + Dream Gigs

Art of Dying
Mary Ouellette, SheWillShootYou.com

Hey Art of Dying fans, if you’ve patiently been waiting for a new album from the Canadian rockers, the good news is, it’s in the works. The bad news is, you'll have to wait a little longer for a confirmed release date.

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Volbeat’s Michael Poulsen Talks New Music, American Influences + Award Recognition

Liz Ramanand, Loudwire
Liz Ramanand, Loudwire

These are the best of times for Volbeat, as the band is riding a serious hot streak. Part of that success is due to their 'Outlaw Gentlemen & Shady Ladies' disc, and there's no doubt that album title evokes images of the American west.

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Fuel’s Brett Scallions Discusses ‘Puppet Strings’ Album, Current Lineup + More

Fuel
Courtesy of Fuel / Photo by Abby Gennet

Fuel are back! Brett Scallions, who sang on many of the band's biggest hits, rejoined the group a couple of years back and he's working with a new lineup on the band's recently released 'Puppet Strings' album.

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Megadeth’s Dave Mustaine Discusses San Diego Symphony, Motorboat Cruise + More

Megadeth
Charles Epting for Loudwire

Megadeth frontman Dave Mustaine was the guest on Full Metal Jackie’s radio show this past weekend. Mustaine spoke about the wealth of things on his immediate horizon, including his appearance with the San Diego Symphony, Megadeth's inclusion in Motorhead's Motorboad Cruise and the early stages of the band's next record. If you missed Jackie’s show, here’s her full interview with Megadeth’s Dave Mustaine.

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Lacuna Coil’s Cristina Scabbia Talks ‘Broken Crown Halo,’ Band Member Exits + Women in Rock

Liz Ramanand, Loudwire
Liz Ramanand, Loudwire

These are interesting times for Lacuna Coil, as the band has just released 'Broken Crown Halo,' but done so as two of the group's longtime members have decided to retire from the band. However, the transition appears to be going well, as the group just took part in the 'Hottest Chicks in Hard Rock' tour leading into the release of their album.

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Korn’s Jonathan Davis Discusses Mayhem Festival, ‘The Paradigm Shift’ + More

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Spencer Kaufman, Loudwire

Korn are riding a career upswing at the moment, due in part to the success of 'The Paradigm Shift' album. The news just keeps getting better for the band, as they're set to appear as co-headliners of this year's Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival.

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Stars in Stereo Guitarist Jordan McGraw Reveals New Album Title, Release Plans

Liz Ramanand, Loudwire
Liz Ramanand, Loudwire

Whether you’ve seen Stars in Stereo on tour with Bullet for My Valentine, Halestorm, P.O.D. or Flyleaf, it’s likely that the band has come through your town at least once. This California rock outfit has toured from coast to coast on their first record and now they are gearing up for the release of their follow up disc. We recently had the chance to speak with guitarist Jordan McGraw who revealed the title of their new album, the aptly monikered ‘Leave Your Mark.’

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Chevelle’s Sam Loeffler Talks ‘La Gargola’ Album, Touring + Family Bond

Chevelle Sam Loeffler
Ethan Miller, Getty Images

Chevelle continue to crank out great hard rock music and the band's seventh studio album, 'La Gargola,' just arrived in stores and online. The group has been receiving positive reviews so far for the heavier sounding effort and they're getting ready to take their show on the road.

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