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Metallica (Photo by Sam Shapiro)

The 11th annual Rock on the Range was the festival’s biggest year yet, with a sellout crowd of 135,000 in attendance May 19, 20 and 21 at Mapfre Stadium in Columbus, Ohio. Though the weekend began with challenges due to inclement weather and the unexpected tragedy of Chris Cornell’s passing, in the end the music and performances shone through. Through these challenges, Rock on the Range carried on, sets were rescheduled to accommodate the weather delays, and the weekend was capped by a first-ever ROTR performance from the legendary Metallica. (more…)

Corey Taylor of Slipknot

Corey Taylor of Slipknot

LIVE PHOTOS: Slipknot, Marilyn Manson, Falling in Reverse, Hatebreed, Breaking Benjamin, Beartooth, Live, Dangerkids, Apocalyptica, Dorothy, We are Harlot, Highly Suspect, Shaman’s Harvest
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Review by Greg Maki
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I don’t know how, but each year, Rock on the Range, the best music festival I’ve ever attended, gets better. The lineup largely features acts from the same pool of bands playing all the festivals throughout the “World’s Loudest Month,” but the atmosphere here is different. Everyone knows this is the big one, and if you want to make a splash, this is the place to do it, whether you’re a headliner, a new face that’s won a battle of the bands to get here or a new band of familiar faces making its world premiere. (more…)

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Within Temptation were recently interviewed and played live in the studio (performing as a three-piece) for the Polish radio station ESKA ROCK. The band’s live in-studio version of “And We Run,” from its newly released 2014 album, Hydra can be viewed below. The album (and of course much heavier and “plugged”) version features rapper, Xzibit on the track.

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