March 2010 - Blabbermouth Archive

TAKING DAWN To Support KISS On U.K., Ireland Dates

TAKING DAWN will support legendary rockers KISS on their forthcoming U.K. arena tour this May. The Las Vegas four-piece, which is currently tearing up the boards with Roadrunner labelmates AIRBOURNE on their tour across Europe, will release its debut album, "Time To Burn", on April 12. The effort is already available digitally via iTunes and ...

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JUDAS PRIEST's 'British Steel' To Be Reissued On Vinyl, Picture Disc

Back On Black, which specializes in vinyl editions of classic metal albums and is dedicated to providing top-quality releases for record collectors and metal fans worldwide, will issue the JUDAS PRIEST classic "British Steel" on 180gm vinyl on April 19 to coincide with the 30th anniversary of this metal milestone. "British Steel" will also be ...

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OZZY OSBOURNE: New Song Preview Available

A short sample of Ozzy Osbourne's new song, "Let Me Hear You Scream", from his upcoming Epic Records album, "Scream", can be heard in the YouTube clip below. (Note: The clip is not available for viewing in all territories.) The track will have its world premiere during an episode of "CSI: NY", to be broadcast ...

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KAMELOT: Performance Footage Of Second New Song Available

Fan-filmed video footage of American/Norwegian melodic metallers KAMELOT performing another brand new song, "Hunters Season", on March 28, 2010 at Koko in London, England can be viewed below (courtesy of Andiferum). Also available is the previously released footage of the other new track KAMELOT played that night, "The Great Pandemonium". Singer Simone Simons of Dutch ...

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OVERKILL Frontman Interviewed On 'The Metal File'

Vocalist Bobby "Blitz" Ellsworth of New Jersey thrash metal veterans OVERKILL was interviewed for this week's "The Metal File" podcast from Montreal's CHOM-FM. You can stream the show using the audio player below. Quality video footage of OVERKILL's March 18, 2010 performance at Teatro Flores in Buenos Aires, Argentina can be viewed below. OVERKILL's new ...

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MEGADETH's DAVE MUSTAINE: 'I'm Not As Cruel As I Used To Be'

Robert Williams of Metal-Rules.com conducted an interview with Dave Mustaine of MEGADETH before the band's March 26, 2010 concert in Austin, Texas. Watch the 12-minute chat below. A couple of excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On MEGADETH bassist David Ellefson's recent interview with former METALLICA bassist Ron McGovney for MEGADETH's "predictably unpredictable" Artist Personal Experience ...

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MASTODON Drummer Talks Influences And Touring

Video footage of Vater artist Brann Dailor of MASTODON talking about touring, his drumming influences, background and why he has used the Vater 5B drum sticks for so many years can be viewed below. The clip was filmed during the band's fall 2009 North American tour with DETHKLOK. In a recent interview with

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VOIVOD Guitarist Answers Fan-Submitted Questions

Guitarist Dan Mongrain of the Montreal, Quebec, Canada-based bands VOIVOD and MARTYR recently answered fan-submitted questions for Fret 12. The entire question-and-answer session can be viewed in nine parts below. VOIVOD's new DVD, "Tatsumaki: Voivod in Japan 2008", was released on November 17, 2009 via MVD Entertainment Group. The disc contains professionally filmed footage (three-camera ...

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MURDERDOLLS To Guest On NIKKI SIXX's Radio Show

Wednesday 13 and Joey Jordison of the newly resurrected MURDERDOLLS will guest on this Friday's (April 2) edition of "Sixx Sense", the new national radio program hosted by MÖTLEY CRÜE bassist Nikki Sixx. "Sixx Sense" airs nationwide from 7 p.m. to 12 p.m. Click here to listen to "Sixx Sense" live beginning at ...

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