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Radio 66.6 – Weekly Music News from the Crypt: August 27th, 2012

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Radio 66.6We’re back with another installment of Radio 66.6! This week features the latest news, music, videos and tour dates from the likes of Falling In Reverse, Papa Roach, Every Time I Die, Marilyn Manson, Converge, Dethklok and more.

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NEWS
Papa Roach have been forced to drop off the Uproar Festival after Jacoby Shaddix was diagnosed with a nodule on his left vocal cord. He is undergoing surgery to remove it.

Dethklok will release Dethalbum III on October 16 via Williams Street Records. Artwork, tracklisting and additional details can be seen here.

Evergreen Terrace guitarist Josh James has left the band to continue playing full-time with Stick To Your Guns. Despite this, Evergreen Terrace will carry on and are currently writing new material.

Nonpoint will release their self-titled album on October 9 via Razor & Tie. Pre-order bundles are available here.

Megadeth are hitting the studio this week with producer Johnny K to begin pre-production on their new album, tentatively due out in early-2013.

MUSIC
Stream A Tragedy In Progress‘ new album, Mechanical Weather, here. The new album from the group, made up of the original line-up of Across Five Aprils, is out this week via Indianola Records.

Stream Propagandhi‘s new album, Failed States, here. The Canadian punk band’s sixth album comes out next week.

VIDEOS
Watch Marilyn Manson‘s music video for “Slo-Mo-Tion” here. It’s not safe for work. The shock rocker’s latest album, Born Villain, is out now.

Watch The Word Alive‘s music video for “Entirety” here. Life Cycles is out now on Fearless Records.

Watch Thick As Blood‘s music video for “The Outsiders” here. The hardcore band’s new album, Living Proof, is out now on Rise Records.

Watch Miss May I‘s lyric video for “Ballad of a Broken Man” here. It comes from the metalcore group’s latest effort, At Heart, which is out now on Rise Records.

Watch I Killed the Prom Queen‘s music video for “Memento Vivere” here. It’s the first new song from the Australian metalcore band since 2006.

TOURS
Falling In Reverse will headline The Thing In Me Is You Tour with support from Enter Shikari, I See Stars, Letlive and Matt Toka. Dates can be found here.

Every Time I Die, The Chariot, Letlive and Kills and Thrills will be touring together. See the dates here.

For Today will headline The Unshakeable Tour with support from Impending Doom, Sleeping Giant, The Chariot, Texas In July and Hundredth. Dates can be found here.

Municipal Waste and Napalm Death will be co-headling a tour with support from Exhumed and more. Details can be found here.

Converge, Torche and Kvelertak will be touring together. Dates can be found here.

Be sure to check back every Monday for the latest music news!

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Michael Bay Adapting Duke Nukem with John Cena in Talks For Lead Role

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I think we can all agree that this may very well be one of those times when we see an announcement and go, “Huh… That actually makes 100% sense and I’m completely behind it!”

It’s been announced that the classic FPS shooter series Duke Nukem is getting a film adaptation out of Paramount with Platinum Dunes, the company owned by Michael Bay, Andrew Form, and Brad Fuller, producing the movie. As of now, there is no script but the plan is to have WWE superstar John Cena taking on the lead role. As of now, it’s still in early stages but this is actually very exciting news as this combination seems like a match made in heaven.

Just think about some of Bay’s films, like Transformers, Bad Boys, The Rock, The Island, etc… Now imagine that kind of gleeful explosive action as the backdrop for Cena to kick untold amounts of alien ass. For those who worry that Bay won’t go hard enough in terms of violence or offensive language, don’t forget that both Bad Boys films as well as Pain & Gain were rated R for very good reasons.

Duke Nukem was originally released back in 1991 in the self-titled game made by Apogee Software. The character has since been in multiple sequels, although there are only four titles to the main storyline, and spin-offs as well as appearing in cameos in other games such as Death Rally, Blood, Serious Sam 2, Balls of Steel and can be seen in the trailer for Ready Player One. Nukem’s last video game appearance was 2011’s Duke Nuke Forever, a game that went through countless delays only to be met with critical panning upon release.

Horror fans who have played Duke Nukem will recognize many of the character’s iconic one-liners as being lifted from several horror films. Quotes from They Live, Army of Darkness, Aliens, Predator, Jaws, Full Metal Jacket, Evil Dead 2, and many more. The references were littered throughout and many delighted in their homages. However, Bruce Campbell wasn’t a fan when asked about the game back in 1999. He told IGN, “…they’re rip-off artists. Let them get their own damn material. It’s called hiring a writer.” [Source].

That being said, how cool would it be if Campbell made an appearance in the film to put Cena’s Duke Nukem in his place should he use one of those quotes? Apart from being a treat for fans of the games, it’d be a great moment in a film that’s meant to be chock full of bravado, machismo, and strong chins!

Coming back to Platinum Dunes’ adaptation, we’ll be keeping a very close eye on this project! In the meanwhile, why not tell us your favorite Duke Nukem moment in the comments!

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Ellen Page and The Cured Come Home to VOD

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We’ve been talking about the new zombie flick starring Ellen Page entitled The Cured for quite some time now, and we’ll soon be able to sink our teeth into it courtesy of IFC Films.

The flick stars Page (Juno, Hard Candy), Sam Keeley (Anthropoid, In the Heart of the Sea), Tom Vaughan-Lawlor (Avengers: Infinity War, The Infiltrator), and Paula Malcomson (The Hunger Games trilogy, “Ray Donovan”) and is directed and written by David Freyne in his first feature film. Look for it in theaters and On Demand on February 23, 2018​.

Synopsis:
What happens when the undead return to life? In a world ravaged for years by a virus that turns the infected into zombie-like cannibals, a cure is at last found and the wrenching process of reintegrating the survivors back into society begins. Among the formerly afflicted is Senan (Sam Keeley), a young man haunted by the horrific acts he committed while infected. Welcomed back into the family of his widowed sister-in-law (Ellen Page), Senan attempts to restart his life—but is society ready to forgive him and those like him? Or will fear and prejudice once again tear the world apart? 

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#Brainwaves Episode 74 Guest Announcement: Creature Designer Mike Hill – The Shape of Water and More!

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We’re getting monstrous on Episode 74 of Brainwaves Horror and Paranormal Talk Radio as joining us will be award-winning artist, filmmaker, and creature designer Mike Hill, whose work you can see right now in a little film called The Shape of Water.

Join us this coming Wednesday, January 24th, at 8:00PM PT/11:00PM ET for all the shenanigans fit to be had!

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