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SKULLBANGER EXCLUSIVE: WIN A PAIR OF YNGWIE MALMSTEEN TICKETS FOR HIS SHOW IN NEW YORK CITY


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.

GOOD LUCK!

 

Music Review: Thinning the Herd CD: Freedom from the Known

Music Review: Thinning the Herd

CD: Freedom from the Known

Label: Saint Marks Records

Available: May 9th, 2013

by: TJ Fowler

Official Websites:

http://www.tthmusic.com
https://www.facebook.com/THINNINGTHEHERD
http://www.reverbnation.com/thinningtheherd

 

It’s a bit hard for me to classify Thinning the Herd.  They have a Black Sabbath old school fuzzy sound while the vocals sound a bit on the punk side but also of something else I can put my finger on.  As a result I find we have an interesting and nice mix of different musical elements that result in an enjoyable listening experience. Continue reading Music Review: Thinning the Herd CD: Freedom from the Known

Interview with Margarita Monet, Lead Singer of L.A. Metallers ‘Edge of Paradise’

 

Skullbanger: First of all I want to say hello from Kuopio, Finland!  Second of all I want to say thank you for taking the time to answer some questions for skullbanger.net.  To start off I have to confess I’m new to Edge of Paradise so I’m going to ask questions as if I’m a little kid in a candy store for the first time and doesn’t know anything!  Haha!  So, what can you tell me and the readers out there in cyberland about yourself and Edge of Paradise? Continue reading Interview with Margarita Monet, Lead Singer of L.A. Metallers ‘Edge of Paradise’

RETRO MOVIE REVIEW: Escape From New York

With all the talk going on about a remake of John Carpenter’s ‘Escape From New York’ in the works I thought I would go back an rewatch the 1981 original and see how it holds up, since I know most people have a disdain for remakes of movies they have a fondness for.  Regardless if the movie may not be that great to begin with.   So what are my thought of the old version and is a remake warranted or even needed?  Read on for my expert opinion that everyone should obviously listen to and obey. Continue reading RETRO MOVIE REVIEW: Escape From New York

Slender Man Short Film Online to View for Free.

Slender Man has been making a lot of rounds here lately and has become very popular.  Not bad for a internet created entity.  Anyway a group of film makers from New York has given Slender Man a go with a short film they have made.

 

It runs just short of 25 minutes and is a interesting film.  So if you have some time to kill give it a shot and have some Slender fun.

http://www.theghvirus.com/2013/03/26/slenderman-2012/