September 2012 - Blabbermouth Archive

New SCARS ON BROADWAY Lineup Performs Live For First Time (Video)

The new lineup of SCARS ON BROADWAY, the project led by SYSTEM OF A DOWN guitarist/vocalist Daron Malakian, made its live debut this past Saturday, September 22 at the Epicenter festival at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in Irvine, California. Fan-filmed video footage of the performance — which included the first-ever airing of four new songs ...

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SEBASTIAN BACH Announces New Guitarist

Los Angeles-based guitarist Jeff George (pictured below), who has previously played with ASKING ALEXANDRIA's lead vocalist Danny Worsnop, has joined the solo band of former SKID ROW frontman Sebastian Bach. George will make his live debut with Bach tonight (Friday, September 28) at Casino Nova Scotia in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. In early August, Bach ...

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'Metal Evolution' Creator Discusses Lost 'Extreme Metal' Episode (Audio)

In 2011, Banger Films released the biggest-ever series on the history of heavy metal and hard rock, "Metal Evolution". Based on Banger's groundbreaking "Heavy Metal Family Tree," the series explored over 40 years of metal history — from early metal and shock rock to thrash and nu metal. Following metalhead-turned-anthropologist Sam Dunn, "Metal Evolution" took ...

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DRACONIAN Announces New Singer

Swedish doom metal band DRACONIAN has issued the following update: "It has been nearly a year since last we braced the stages and said our goodbyes to [singer] Lisa [Johansson]. We had no intent of collecting dust and taking up old man's hobbies, so we set out to find a new female singer. For a ...

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MATT SORUM At Guitar Center (Video)

Guitar Center caught up with Matt Sorum (VELVET REVOLVER, GUNS N' ROSES, THE CULT, CAMP FREDDY) in Los Angeles where he talked about how he earned his nickname name "Matt The Mercenary" at the beginning of his drumming career. He also showed Guitar Center how he wrote the famous drum part for GN'R's "You Could ...

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PARADISE LOST: New Video Interview With AARON AEDY

Metal Storm recently conducted an interview with guitarist Aaron Aedy of British gothic metal pioneers PARADISE LOST. You can now watch the chat below. PARADISE LOST is currently on the road in North America as part of the "Epic Kings & Idols Tour" with DEVIN TOWNSEND PROJECT and KATATONIA. "Fear Of Impending Hell", the new ...

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DESTRUCTION: Second 'Spiritual Genocide' Trailer Released

The second trailer for "Spiritual Genocide", the 30th-anniversary album from German thrash metal veterans DESTRUCTION, can be seen below. Due on November 23 via Nuclear Blast Records, the CD was recorded at Gernhart Studios in Troisdorf, Germany with engineer Martin Buchwalter and was mixed by Andy Classen. The album features guest appearances by Thomas "Angelripper" ...

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FEAR FACTORY Guitarist Interviewed In Japan (Video)

Metalship conducted an interview with guitarist Dino Cazares of Los Angeles cyber metallers FEAR FACTORY before the band's September 18 concert in Tokyo, Japan. You can now watch the chat below. FEAR FACTORY is preparing to release a video for the title track of their new album, "The Industrialist". The clip, which will contain footage ...

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