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MALEVOLENT CREATION have announced that they will return to the road in the US for the first time in five years supporting their new album Dead Man’s Path. The reviled Florida death metal outfit is also celebrating the 25th anniversary of their iconic debut record, “The Ten Commandments”. The upcoming trek starts on October 6th at The Masquerade in Atlanta, GA and ends three weeks later in New Orleans, LA. Fans can expect to hear songs from The Ten Commandments and Dead Man’s Path, as well as select tracks from their vast discography. When asked about the tour, the band simply offered the comment “no flesh shall be spared.” Joining MALEVOLENT CREATION on all dates of the tour... 

Dynamite Entertainment again brings together the Earth’s defenders – Flash Gordon, Mandrake the Magician, and The Phantom – in the all-new five-issue storyline, beginning in November with Flash Gordon #1. Co-written by superstar Jeff Parker (Future Quest) alongside the astounding team of co-writer/artist Jesse Hamm and colorist Grace Allison, Flash Gordon will feature the greatest heroes of science fiction and action/adventure in a deadly confrontation with the greatest villain of all time: Ming the Merciless!  

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US Metal masters VICIOUS RUMORS release a new video today for the song “Take It Or Leave It”, taken from the forthcoming studio album “Concussion Protocol”.  

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After nearly three years since the release of their debut record, “Lux”, Los Angeles based Alternative Hard Rock outfit GEMINI SYNDROME are poised to release their sophomore LP, Memento Mori, on August 19th via Another Century. In support of the upcoming release, Gemini Syndrome are currently on the “Remember We Die” tour in North America.  

Image Comics/Skybound Entertainment is pleased to announce that the newest original series by Brandon Thomas (The Many Adventures of Miranda Mercury), Juan Gedeon (Ghost Racers), and Frank Martin (EAST OF WEST) launched to frenzied fan enthusiasm last week and is being fast-tracked to a second printing.  

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Tune in to the AUDIENCE Network special “Daughtry” airing Friday, July 29, at 9:00 PM ET/PT (DIRECTV Ch 239/U-verse Ch 1114). Watch as the multi-platinum, singer-songwriter performs hit songs as well as fan favorites. In this episode, Daughtry sits down with Ted Stryker for an intimate interview about his history and meteoric rise. Daughtry’s new collection It’s Not Over..Hits So Far is out now (here).  

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Maynard James Keenan, front man of A Perfect Circle, Puscifer and TOOL, has added a Toronto date to his upcoming A Perfect Union of Contrary Things book tour: Nov. 14 at 8 p.m. at the Convocation Hall (University of Toronto, 31 King’s College Circle, Toronto, Ont.).  

Two super-powered races clash as Mutantkind and Inhumanity collide with the fates of their species at stake! Announced this weekend at San Diego Comic-Con, Marvel is pleased to bring you INHUMANS VS. X-MEN – a six issue event series coming to you this December! Blockbuster creators Charles Soule (Uncanny Inhumans), Jeff Lemire (Extraordinary X-Men) and Leinil Yu (Secret Invasion) bring the two groups to war – with explosive results!  

Lots of exciting Wonder Woman 75 news coming out of Comic-Con International: San Diego today including details of a new Forever stamp set from the U.S. Postal Service. More details below.  

Jared Leto is fond of rock-climbing metaphors, so maybe it’s not too on-the-nose to note that the course of his showbiz career has been as jagged as the kind of terrain he’s fond of traversing. A decade ago, he was heading toward his mid-thirties as a respected but hardly box-office-smashing actor on an uncertain trajectory, with a fledgling, eyeliner-enhanced music career that most non-teens considered a vanity project at best. “There were so many people that didn’t understand,” Leto says. “There were people in this town who thought it was insane. There were films that I decided not to do because I had tiny little tours, and people would just lose their minds. And some of them... 

Nobody disagrees when they say Coroner are great. The band’s discography is one of the tightest and most consistent in thrash metal and it seems everyone was more than happy to welcome them back when they reunited in 2010. Taking to Facebook yesterday, the band announced that a new album is currently in the works, their first in 23 years.  

As seen on the DC ALL ACCESS Panel at San Diego Comic-Con earlier today, take a look at these early previews of SUPERGIRL: REBIRTH #1 and SUPERGIRL #1. Feel free to run these previews at any time!  

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Tim Commerford’s new punk rock trio WAKRAT (pronounced wôk•rat) today claimed Parliament Square in London as their own sovereign state in an audacious protest designed to expose the failings of the current political system.  

Five Finger Death Punch has unveiled the video for their next single “I Apologize,” worldwide on Vevo today. Culled from their sixth studio album, Got Your Six, the chilling clip follows Ivan Moody through a cemetery housing our era’s most notable deceased rock icons, ranging from Elvis to Kurt Cobain and Amy Winehouse to Jimi Hendrix. The clip was shot at Los Angeles’ famed Angelus Rosedale Cemetery with Nathan Cox directing the band-conceived storyline.      

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PressPop has announced Kings of Hip Hop and inductees of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Public Enemy’s “first action figure as a set” featuring four of the central members from the 80′s. Members are: Chuck D, Flavor Flav, Professor Griff, and Terminator X.  

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