October 2012 - Blabbermouth Archive

SERJ TANKIAN Introduces Classical Symphony 'Orca' In Austria; Video Available

Singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, poet and political activist Serj Tankian performed a full classical symphony called "Orca" with the world-renowned Das Karussell Orchestra (featuring members of the Bruckner Orchester) last night (Sunday, October 28) at Brucknerhaus in Linz, Austria. Video footage of the concert can be seen below. The show was professionally filmed and recorded for ...

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FOZZY: New Audio Interview With RICH WARD

"New Music Inferno" recently conducted an interview with FOZZY guitarist Rich Ward. You can listen to the chat using the audio player below. The lead single from FOZZY's new album, "Sin And Bones", "Sandpaper" features guest vocals by M. Shadows of AVENGED SEVENFOLD. Directed by Sean McEwen, the accompanying video is inspired by horror classic ...

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SHINING: First Part Of New Audio Interview With NIKLAS KVARFORTH

The first part of a new audio interview with SHINING founder and frontman Niklas Kvarforth can be streamed using the SoundCloud player below. SHINING will continue its highly successful collaboration with KING DIAMOND guitarist Andy La Rocque's Sonic Train Studios in Varberg, Sweden, Both the SHINING EP "Lots Of Girls Gonna Get Hurt" and the ...

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MORBID ANGEL: Quality Denver Footage Available

Superskum has uploaded quality video footage of MORBID ANGEL's October 7 concert at Gothic Theatre in Englewood, Colorado during the band's North American tour with GRAVE and DARK FUNERAL. Check it out below. In a recent interview with Full Metal Jackie's nationally syndicated radio show, MORBID ANGEL vocalist/bassist David Vincent stated about the ...

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ROBERT PLANT To Guest On New PRIMAL SCREAM Album

LED ZEPPELIN frontman Robert Plant has recorded guest vocals for the new album from British modern rockers PRIMAL SCREAM, due in 2013. Speaking to Mojo magazine, Plant said he wants to carry on singing, but doesn't want to start a new band or make a full album. He said: "Everything we did back in those ...

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GRAVEYARD Bassist To Sit Out Tour Due To 'Addiction' Problems

Gothenburg, Sweden-based psychedelic doom rockers GRAVEYARD have released the following statement: "Sometimes in life you have to make decisions that are neither simple or easy to make. GRAVEYARD have — after a time filled with difficulties and a search for solutions — been forced to make such a decision. "Due to personal problems with addiction, ...

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Former VISIONS OF ATLANTIS Singer Launches PLAGUE OF STARS

Minneapolis, Minniesota-based singer Melissa Ferlaak (AESMA DAEVA, VISIONS OF ATLANTIS, ECHOTERRA) has joined forces with guitarist Will Maravelas (WE ARE LEGION) in a brand new death/doom metal project called PLAGUE OF STARS. The two discussed the initial formula then brought in two additional scientists, bassist Christopher Quinn (AESMA DAEVA, A WHISPER IN THE NOISE, DODD) ...

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AS I LAY DYING: First European Tour Webisode

San Diego, California metallers AS I LAY DYING have posted the first in a series of webisodes featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the band's current European tour with TRIVIUM. Check it out below. AS I LAY DYING's sixth album, "Awakened", sold around 28,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to land ...

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