January 2017 - Blabbermouth Archive

DOPE And COMBICHRIST Announce 'Blood, Lust, Death' Tour

Industrial metallers DOPE and COMBICHRIST are joining forces for the "Blood, Lust, Death" 2017 tour. Support on the trek, which kicks off February 27 in Portland Oregon and wraps up in Los Angeles on April 9, will come from SEPTEMBER MOURNING and DAVEY SUICIDE. "We are very excited to get back out on the road," ...

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Does AVENGED SEVENFOLD's JOHNNY CHRIST Miss MIKE PORTNOY?

MetalIreland's "Metal Insight" podcast recently conducted an interview with AVENGED SEVENFOLD bassist Johnny Christ. You can now listen to the chat using the SoundCloud widget below. A couple of excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On what new AVENGED SEVENFOLD drummer Brooks Wackerman brings to the band's latest album, "The Stage": Johnny: "He brings a lot. ...

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WOLF HOFFMANN On New ACCEPT Material: 'We Just Want It To Sound Like It Could Have Been Written Thirty Years Ago'

Guitarist Wolf Hoffmann of German/American metallers ACCEPT spoke to Metalholic about the band's upcoming follow-up to 2014's "Blind Rage" album, which will be released this summer via Nuclear Blast. Regarding the progress of the recording sessions for the new disc, Wolf said (hear audio below): "I think it's gonna sound awesome. We have [producer] Andy ...

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