January 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

BIOHAZARD Interviewed On KNAC.COM's 'The Vault' (Video)

DJ Will of KNAC.COM's "The Vault" show conducted an interview with BIOHAZARD members Danny Schuler (drums), Bobby Hambel (guitar) and Billy Graziadei (guitar, vocals) in November 2010 at Ocean Studios in Burbank, California. You can watch the chat below. BIOHAZARD recently inked a deal with Nuclear Blast Records for the world outside North America. The ...

Read more

STRATOVARIUS Drummer Interviewed In Madrid (Video)

MSN / Rock Metal TV last year conducted an interview with STRATOVARIUS drummer Jörg Michael earlier this month when the band played in Madrid, Spain with HELLOWEEN. You can now watch the chat below. "Elysium", the thirteenth full-length studio album from STRATOVARIUS, entered the official chart in the band's home country at position No. 1. ...

Read more

TIM 'RIPPER' OWENS Slams 'Jealous' BLABBERMOUTH.NET 'Morons' For Calling Him HALFORD Clone

Romania's Bloodbath.ro web site recently conducted an interview with powerhouse American vocalist Tim "Ripper" Owens (YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, BEYOND FEAR, JUDAS PRIEST, ICED EARTH). A couple of excerpts from the chat follow below. Bloodbath.ro: Which is your first JUDAS PRIEST song that you've heard when you were young? Owens: "Jugulator"... Hahahaha. [I'm just] kidding. ...

Read more

OZZY OSBOURNE Interviewed On 'Good Day LA' (Video)

Ozzy Osbourne was interviewed on this past Thursday's (January 27) edition of "Good Day LA", a television talk show that airs on KTTV (Fox 11), the Fox Broadcasting Company-owned and operated station in Los Angeles, California. You can now watch video footage of his appearance below. Ozzy Osbourne's 2011 dates include a special homage to ...

Read more

MORIFADE's 'Empire Of Souls' Due In September

Swedish metallers MORIFADE will release their long-awaited fourth full-length album, "Empire Of Souls", on September 9 via Rock It Up Records /IceWarrior Records. The CD was recorded at White Light Studio in Linköping and contains ten tracks featuring the band's latest additions, Kristian Wallin (vocals) and Mathias Kamijo (guitar). MORIFADE was previously signed to Holland's ...

Read more

SCAVANGER Signs With ROCK IT UP RECORDS

German heavy/power metallers SCAVANGER will release their debut album, "Between The Devil And The Sea", in September via Rock It Up Records. The CD contains 12 tracks and features guest appearances by Axel Ritt (GRAVE DIGGER, DOMAIN) on guitar, Ferdy Doernberg (AXEL RUDI PELL, ROUGH SILK) on keyboards, Carsten Lizard Schulz (EVIDENCE ONE, DOMAIN) on ...

Read more

ROTTING CHRIST Announces European Headlining Tour

Greek extreme metallers ROTTING CHRIST will embark on a European headlining tour in April. Support on the trek will come from OMNIUM GATHERUM (Finland), DAYLIGHT MISERY (Greece) and DARK END (Italy). The dates are as follows: Apr. 28 - Wiatrak - Zabrze, Poland Apr. 29 - Melodka - Brno, Czech Republic Apr. 30 - Colloseum ...

Read more

TESTAMENT Hoping To Enter Studio In March

Musicpix.net conducted an interview with vocalist Chuck Billy of San Francisco Bay Area metallers TESTAMENT during the 70000 Tons Of Metal cruise — which set sail from Miami, Florida to Cozumel, Mexico on January 24, 2011 and returned four days later. You can watch the chat below. Prosthetic Records recently re-released TESTAMENT's out-of-print 1995 hometown-show ...

Read more

TOMMY LEE To Host BEATPORT MUSIC AWARDS In Miami

MÖTLEY CRÜE drummer, electro-house DJ and visualist Tommy Lee will host the annual Beatport Music Awards (BMAs) on March 27 at the Gansevoort Hotel in Miami, Florida. The awards will serve as a finale to the seventh annual Beatport Beach Party which will be held during the traditional last weekend in March, beginning Thursday, March ...

Read more