August 2014 - Blabbermouth Archive

'NYHC: New York Hardcore 1980-1990' Book Due In November

"NYHC: New York Hardcore 1980-1990", Tony Rettman's ambitious oral history, captures ten years of struggle, including the scene's regional rivalries with D.C. and Boston, the birth of moshing, the clash and coming to terms of hardcore and heavy metal, the straightedge movement, and the unlikely influence of Krishna consciousness. Due in November from Bazillion Points ...

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JANE'S ADDICTION's STEPHEN PERKINS To Lead 'Beat MS Drum Circle'

JANE'S ADDICTION drummer Stephen Perkins will lead the Beat MS Drum Circle on Sunday August 10 at the Paramount Ranch in Agoura Hills, California. "MS has hit three family members of mine — yeah, three!" exclaims Perkins. "I'm hitting back! "For me, playing the drums feels so good, it's medicine. "Let's bang some drums together ...

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BODY COUNT's ICE-T Talks To SOUNDCRAVE MAGAZINE (Video)

Kristyn Clarke of Soundcrave Magazine conducted an interview with hip-hop legend, actor, director and BODY COUNT frontman Ice-T on August 1 at the Camden, New Jersey stop of the Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival. You can now watch the chat below. BODY COUNT's new album, "Manslaughter", sold around 3,600 copies in the United States in ...

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DIMMU BORGIR: Fan-Filmed Video Footage Of LOKERSE FEESTEN Performance

Fan-filmed video footage of DIMMU BORGIR's August 3 performance at the Lokerse Feesten in Lokeren, Belgium can be seen below. Asked about the progress of the songwriting sessions for DIMMU BORGIR's follow-up to 2010's "Abrahadabra", guitarist Sven Atle Kopperud (a.k.a. Silenoz) told Kaaos TV at the end of June: "We are still just writing individually ...

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