February 2010 - Blabbermouth Archive

KING DIAMOND Drummer To Guest On VIOLENT STORM Album

Drummer Matt Thompson (KING DIAMOND, SHAOLIN DEATH SQUAD, AGHORA) will make a guest appearance on VIOLENT STORM's upcoming album titled "Back Against The Wall". A single is expected to be out by late February 2010, accompanied by a surprise cover song. VIOLENT STORM is the band formed by ex-YNGWIE MALMSTEEN/BLACKMORE'S NIGHT bassist Mick Cervino. The ...

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OZZY OSBOURNE Bassist BLASKO To Play with TAINTSTICK In Hollywood

OZZY OSBOURNE/ex-ROB ZOMBIE bassist Rob "Blasko" Nicholson will take the stage tonight (Wednesday, February 3) alongside Jason Ellis' band TAINTSTICK for a special rendition of the OZZY classic "Crazy Train". This will be a special event that TAINTSTICK is taking part in which will take place the Crazy Girls in Hollywood, California. Tickets for the ...

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MEGADETH: New Song Part Of 'Huge Project'

MEGADETH mainman Dave Mustaine has issued the following update: "For the last few weeks I have been telling you about a huge project coming up. Well, yesterday I submitted our work for approval and it was approved, so very soon we will be able to say 'what' this very big announcement is. Rest assured it ...

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KITTIE Interviewed In London; Video Available

Graham Roberts of SoundShock.co.uk conducted an interview with Morgan Lander (vocals, guitar) and Tara McLeod (guitar) of the Canadian all-girl metal band KITTIE when the group played the Camden Underworld in London, England on January 23, 2010. Watch the chat below. KITTIE's latest album, "In The Black", sold around 3,400 copies in the ...

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IHSAHN Interviewed On 'Black Night Meditations'; Audio Available

Former EMPEROR vocalist/guitarist Ihsahn was interviewed last week on WSCA 106.1 FM's "Black Night Meditations" show. Topics discussed include Ihashn's new solo album, "After"; songwriting; album promotion; live performance and recording; EMPEROR worship; and more. The 45-minute discussion is now available for streaming using the audio player below. "Black Night Meditations" is a four-hour show ...

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GREAT WHITE To Record 'Proper' DVD

Jennifer Maurer of PopStar recently conducted an interview with GREAT WHITE guitarist Michael Lardie. A couple of excerpts from the chat follow below. PopStar: Michael, GREAT WHITE has been playing together off and on for the greater part of 25 years, actually a little more than that right? Lardie: Yeah, the core four ...

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LANDMINE MARATHON: New Song Posted Online

"Exist", a brand new song from Phoenix, Arizona's LANDMINE MARATHON, is available for streaming using the audio player below (courtesy of Brooklyn Vegan). The track comes off the band's new album, "Sovereign Descent", which is scheduled for release on March 16 on Prosthetic Records. The cover art was handled by acclaimed artist Dan ...

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FREE REIGN Drummer Interviewed On 'Rockin' Metal Revival'

Cory Procter, backup guard for the Dallas Cowboys and drummer for hard rock band FREE REIGN, was interviewed for the latest edition of the "Rockin' Metal Revival" show. The three-hour program is now available for streaming in three parts below. FREE REIGN features the Dallas Cowboys right tackle Marc Colombo on lead vocals and guitar, ...

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PAUL SHORTINO Interviewed On 'The Right To Rock'

TheRightToRock.com has issued its latest podcast (episode #95), featuring an interview with vocalist Paul Shortino (QUIET RIOT, ROUGH CUTT). The chat lasts approximately 60 minutes and is available for streaming using the audio player below. Paul Shortino released "Chasing My Day", his collaboration with renowned producer Michael Voss (CASANOVA, SILVER), on June 26, ...

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