March 2016 - Blabbermouth Archive

CHASTAIN Singer LEATHER LEONE Announces Solo Dates

CHASTAIN singer Leather Leone has announced a couple of solo shows in May. Her backing band will consist of David Harbour (CHASTAIN, KING DIAMOND), Jim Dofka (DOFKA) and Brian Harris (DARKOLOGY). Leather states: "At this time, the set will include material from the seven records with CHASTAIN, and also from the solo effort 'Shockwaves'. "We ...

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HELSTAR To Release 'Vampiro' Album

Texas heavy metal veterans HELSTAR have signed with MEGADETH bassist David Ellefson's EMP Label Group. The band's new album, "Vampiro", is due later in the year. A single, "Black Cathedral", will precede the full-length effort on April 9. "Vampiro" is being mixed by Bill Metoyer, who has previously worked with SLAYER, ARMORED SAINT, W.A.S.P. and ...

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LAMB OF GOD Singer, TESTAMENT Guitarist Launch UNBUILT Magazine

Unbuilt is a biannual, limited edition culture and lifestyle publication debuting in spring 2016. It was conceived, developed, and designed by Tom Bejgrowicz, who partnered with fellow editors D. Randall Blythe (LAMB OF GOD vocalist) and Alex Skolnick (TESTAMENT guitarist) to solidify the editorial team. "While the three of us are bonded by music, that's ...

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BLACK SABBATH Collaborates With Supreme On Spring Clothing Line

New York skate label Supreme has collaborated with heavy metal legends BLACK SABBATH on a spring clothing line. The collection includes a denim trucker jacket adorned with the cover of SABBATH's 1970 self-titled debut, a hooded parka, a hooded sweatshirt, a crewneck sweatshirt, a long-sleeve t-shirt, four t-shirt options, baseball caps, a rug by Japan's ...

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GENE SIMMONS: DONALD TRUMP 'Is The Truest Political Animal I've Ever Seen Onstage'

KISS bassist/vocalist Gene Simmons has weighed in on the 2016 presidential election, saying that controversial Republican candidate Donald Trump "is the truest political animal I've ever seen onstage." Simmons, a former contestant on Trump's "The Celebrity Apprentice" show, told RollingStone.com: "[Trump] has no speechwriters, no editing, no nothing. He's actually on tape going ...

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