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JUDAS PRIEST, the heavy metal legends whose influence on generations of musicians and metalheads is incalculable, celebrate their 40th year as recording artists with the global cinema release of the live concert Epitaph. Fans will have a limited opportunity to re-live the excitement of the final show of the band’s last ever world tour, which was filmed at the Hammersmith Apollo London in May 2012.
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Skullbanger Media and LiveNation have partnered up to give away TWO PAIR of tickets to see guitar MASTER Yngwie Malmsteen live in New York City at the Irving Plaza on April 30th.

To enter all you have to do is correctly answer the following questions and SHARE this article on your Facebook wall:

1. What is the nickname of Yngwie’s famous 1972 Fender blonde Stratocaster?

2. Who was the singer on the first Rising Force Album?

3. What is the name of the current album Yngwie is currently on tour to support?

Email your answers to skullbangermedia@yahoo.com with the subject line containing ‘Yngwie Malmsteen Ticket Giveaway‘:

The contest will end at midnight of April 28th and (2) WINNERS will be picked randomly from the correct answers.

Tickets for the event can also be purchased here.



THE NEW ENGLAND METAL & HARDCORE FESTIVAL XV Welcomes Paganfest + Enter To Win A VIP Flyaway Package

THE NEW ENGLAND METAL & HARDCORE FESTIVAL XV Welcomes Paganfest + Enter To Win A VIP Flyaway Package

As the massive fifteenth edition of the NEW ENGLAND METAL & HARDCORE FESTIVAL continues to expand, the legendary event is pleased to welcome the coming of Paganfest! The annual caravan, notorious for its wealth of folk-loving, mead-swilling, Pagan-centric musical exports, this year features Finnish folk metal heroes/headliners Ensiferum, alongside Faroe Islands natives TýrDutch Pagan metallers Heidevolk, Norway’s Trollfest and California thrashers Helsott. Paganfest  will be making a stop at The Palladium on April 20th.

Additionally, the founders of the NEW ENGLAND METAL & HARDCORE FESTIVAL are proud to add GreenVans as official sponsors of the event. Founded in 2008 by musicians for musicians, GreenVans offers eco-friendly affordable, reliable and safe tour transportation and are a reoccurring sponsor of NEMHF. For more info, go to THIS LOCATION.

As previously announced, NEMHF has partnered with F.Y.E. to offer a VIP Flyaway package! One lucky winner will get two (2) VIP passes to the festival as well as airfare and hotel accommodations. F.Y.E stores are currently offering an assortment of pummeling metal CDs for $9.99, each on a NEMHF endcap. Any purchase of these titles will receive a free NEMHF CD Sampler featuring tracks from Hatebreed, Holy Grail, Shadows Fall, Continents, Sister Sin and many more!

Enter to win the contest and grab some great metal CDs from F.Y.E. at THIS LOCATION.

THE NEW ENGLAND METAL & HARDCORE FESTIVAL is celebrating its 15th Anniversary at the historic Worcester Palladium. The festival takes place April 19th, 20th and 21st with a special pre-fest party in the upstairs room at the Palladium on April 18th. Since 1999, the festival has showcased a vast array of metal and hardcore acts across two stages, while also providing merchandising and promotional areas for record labels and other vendors.

Check out the array of ticket packages and the full festival lineup RIGHT HERE.

Continuous updates will be made and coverage opportunities for the NEW ENGLAND METAL & HARDCORE FESTIVAL are available via Earsplit PR, an official sponsor of this year’s event.


Metal In The Maritimes – Win IN FLAMES Tickets To Shows In Moncton, Halifax

BraveWords has teamed up with Sonic Concerts to offer fans up tickets to IN FLAMES’ two upcoming Canadian Maritime shows in Moncton, NB on March 1st at Casino New Brunswick and Halifax, NS on March 2nd at Cunard Centre.

To enter the contest, send us an email to contests@bravewords.com with the subject line “Swedish Metal Rules!”. The winner will be chosen at random. Contest closes Friday, February 25th. Please include your snail mail in your email!

Moncton tickets are available at the Casino Gift Shop, by phone at 1-866-943-8849 and online. Halifax tickets are available at the Ticket Atlantic box office, by phone at 451-1221, at all participating Atlantic Superstores and online. These shows are open to all ages with a licensed area for those 19+ with valid ID. Doors open at 6:30 PM.

For more details visit Sonicconcerts.com.