March 2010 - Blabbermouth Archive

FINNTROLL Frontman Interviewed In Lyon

French webzine Inwë[b]zine conducted an interview with vocalist Mathias "Vreth" Lillmåns of Finnish folk metallers FINNTROLL on March 11, 2010 before the band's concert in Lyon, France. Watch the chat below. FINNTROLL will embark on a spring North American headlining tour, dubbed "Finnish Metal", with support from MOONSORROW and SWALLOW THE SUN. Brought ...

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ORGY To Reunite For Tour?

ORGY, the "death pop" band from Bakersfield, California, is planning to reunite later this year for a possible tour. The news was revealed earlier today via a video message from the group's guitarist Ryan Shuck, who is also a member of DEAD BY SUNRISE and JULIEN-K. "I probably shouldn't say a lot of about this, ...

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ALICE COOPER: New Album Title Revealed

Planet Rock reports that legendary rocker Alice Cooper has revealed that he has started work on a brand new studio album — the follow-up to 2008's "Along Came A Spider". Speaking on his radio show, "Nights With Alice Cooper", Alice said, "(Our new album) hasn't been recorded yet but we've got ten ...

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CIRCLE OF DEAD CHILDREN Is Back

After a five-year absence, the mighty and legendary mega-beast CIRCLE OF DEAD CHILDREN has re-emerged from the sewers of Pittsburgh with its new full-length album, "Psalm Of The Grand Destroyer". According to a press release, CIRCLE OF DEAD CHILDREN "bring with them a more focused and refined approach on their signature crusty, blackened, inhuman grindcore ...

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TIM 'RIPPER' OWENS Performs Solo In Budapest; Video Footage Available

Powerhouse American vocalist Tim "Ripper" Owens (YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, BEYOND FEAR, ex-JUDAS PRIEST, ICED EARTH) played a solo show on March 5, 2010 at Crazy Mama Club in Budapest, Hungary. Fan-filmed video footage of the performance, during which Owens was backed by various Hungarian metal musicians (including members of the technical death metal band KEEPER OF ...

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DRAGONFORCE Guitarist Talks Gear At MUSIKMESSE

Italy's Accordo.it conducted an interview with guitarist Herman Li of British extreme epic power metallers DRAGONFORCE at this year's Musikmesse Frankfurt 2010 fair, which was held March 24-27, 2010 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. Watch the chat below. DRAGONFORCE recently parted ways with lead singer ZP Theart"due to insurmountable differences of musical opinion," according to ...

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NEAERA To Enter Studio In June

German extreme metal outfit NEAERA has issued the following update: "The songwriting process [for the next NEAERA album] is going fluently; we're focused and very close to wrapping this thing up! We are very confident about the song material; this one is going to be a beast. "We will enter the studio in June to ...

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