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from Tim Henderson
of BW&BK Magazine
Edited by HardRadio

3/5/18 Page 5

On March 9th, Century Media Records will release The Complete Collection by NEVERMORE - an impressive 12-disc CD box set including all studio releases, the Year Of The Voyager live album as well as a disc of rarities. Limited to 2,000 copies, it also includes a numbered collector's certificate, an 80-page booklet (with lyrics, photos, liner notes) plus a poster flag depicting the band's line-up on 2005's masterpiece This Godless Endeavor. Guitarist Jeff Loomis and drummer Van Williams have been involved in this project since early October 2017, with Williams also creating the artwork for this set. Featuring quotes from historical interviews with main songwriters Jeff Loomis and Warrel Dane, The Complete Collection offers a detailed journey through one of metal's most consistent and inspired discographies, but it was never meant to be a tribute.

ROB ZOMBIE has announced two great new releases. First is a Rob Zombie designed 15 LP box set limited to 1,000 numbered copies worldwide with 10 Rob Zombie albums. Also available individually on standard weight vinyl. Second is Astro-Creep: 2000 Live, a 180-gram vinyl LP exclusive to vinyl box set but also available as a standard weight vinyl, on CD and a digital album. Vinyl box set: 11 albums on 15 180-gram audiophile black vinyl LPs (all titles except Hellbilly Deluxe 2)

AMORIELLO is the project of guitarist and children's picture book author, Thomas Amoriello, who has teamed up with a stellar roster of special guest musicians including former members of Black Sabbath, Whitesnake, Ozzy Osbourne, Yngwie J. Malmsteen's Rising Force, and the Michael Schenker Group to bring the 80's inspired metal with a modern feel. Amoriello's books, A Journey To Guitarland With Maestro Armadillo and Ukulele Sam Strums In The Sand, have received favorable reviews in Guitar Player Magazine (US), Rock Hard Magazine (Germany), Screamer Magazine (Los Angeles) and praise from guitar legends Brian May, Steve Hackett and Jennifer Batten.

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