• Black Stone Cherry - KENTUCKY

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    KENTUCKY

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    This collection of southern boys are not the most original band in the world. They’ll never be accused of being the most musically gifted fellas in the world. Certainly, no one will ever listen to them and think, “wow, that’s really cutting edge music”. To the contrary though, release in and release out, the same thought comes to mind

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  • Zakk Wylde - BOOK OF SHADOWS II

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    BOOK OF SHADOWS II

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    Sequels to albums, at least in my listening experience, are generally poor. The two that immediately jump to mind for me are Rob Zombie’s HELLBELLY DELUXE 2 and Meat Loaf’s BAT OUT OF HELL 2. Both releases were pretty lame, and garnered attention solely because they were named after much more historic releases in their creator’s career.

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Image: Symphony X, ProgPower Festival, Pitriff, Heavy Metal, News, Reviews, InterviewsWith just 300 tickets remaining to the 2012 edition of the annual, multi-day Atlanta, GA hosted festival, organizer Glenn Harveston has issued his State Of The Union Address, regarding the show. Always the straight-shooter, he addresses some rumors, including the future of ProgPower USA. In short, if the show fails to sell out, or come damn near (in advance), then he's packing it in (ie: the end of the fest). There are currently no plans, nor negotiations underway and has rebuffed the money sponsors pledge for supporting particular bands attending the following year.

A short synopsis of the facts can be viewed online below:

ProgPower USA XIII, is scheduled for September 12th - 15th at Center Stage Atlanta in Atlanta, Georgia.

Check out all details below:

Gold Badge doors: 130pm, Regular doors: 2pm

Friday, September 14th:
EPICA - 11:45PM - Close
REDEMPTION - 10PM - 11:15PM
PRIMORDIAL - 8:30PM - 9:30PM
SERENITY - 7PM - 8PM
AMARANTHE - 5;30PM - 6:30PM
KINGCROW - 4PM - 5PM
SINBREED - 2:30PM - 3:30PM

Saturday, September 15th:
SYMPHONY X - 11:45PM - Close
PRETTY MAIDS - 10PM - 11:15PM
MAYAN (with special guests) - 8:30PM - 9:30PM
MYSTIC PROPHECY - 7PM - 8PM
SOLUTION .45 - 5:30PM - 6;30PM
LANFEAR - 4PM - 5PM
BEYOND THE BRIDGE - 2:30PM - 3:30PM

More on ProgPower USA XIII at Progpowerusa.com.



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