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KAMELOT's CASEY GRILLO: Video Footage Of Seminole Drum Clinic

Casey Grillo of American/Norwegian melodic metallers KAMELOT took part in a drum clinic on December 1, 2010 at Seminole Music & Sound in Seminole, Florida. Fan-filmed video footage of the event can be viewed below. KAMELOT recently announced its highly anticipated return to Europe on the heels of the band's new album release, "Poetry for ...

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ROB HALFORD Interviewed On 'The Allan Handelman Show'

The latest episode of the syndicated radio program "The Allan Handelman Show" features separate interviews with JUDAS PRIEST/HALFORD frontman Rob Halford and producer/composer Paul O'Neill, who co-founded TRANS-SIBERIAN ORCHESTRA with SAVATAGE mastermind Jon Oliva. You can now listen to the program using the audio player below.

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Consequence of Power - CIRCLE II CIRCLE

Vocalist Zak Stevens (ex-SAVATAGE, TRANS-SIBERIAN ORCHESTRA) has kept the CIRCLE II CIRCLE ship steady at the wheel for the better part of a decade and across multiple albums. In the process he has established the band as a model of musical consistency, regardless of membership changes, record labels, or trends. CIIC's melodic, riff-powered heavy metal ...

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CONTROL DENIED Frontman Issues Update On Long-Awaited Second Album

The family of late DEATH/CONTROL DENIED mastermind Chuck Schuldiner is moving ahead with plans to complete and eventually release the long-awaited second CONTROL DENIED album. Chuck — who passed away in December 2001 after a battle with pontine glioma, a rare type of brain tumor — began work on the CD, tentatively titled "When Machine ...

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JEFF SCOTT SOTO With TRANS-SIBERIAN ORCHESTRA: Las Vegas Concert Footage Available

Video footage of legendary hard rock singer Jeff Scott Soto (TALISMAN, JOURNEY, YNGWIE MALMSTEEN) performing with TRANS-SIBERIAN ORCHESTRA on November 27 in Las Vegas, Nevada can be viewed below. In a recent interview with Sweden's Metal Shrine, Soto stated about his involvement with TRANS-SIBERIAN ORCHESTRA, "I've known the musical director and guitar player, Al Pitrelli ...

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KAMELOT's CASEY GRILLO Schedules Seminole Drum Clinic

Drummer Casey Grillo of American/Norwegian melodic metallers KAMELOT will take part in a drum clinic on December 1, 2010 at Seminole Music & Sound in Seminole, Florida. The event will start at 7 p.m. and the entrance is free. KAMELOT members Grillo, Sean Tibbetts (bass) and Oliver Palotai (keyboards) took part in a special music ...

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CIRCLE II CIRCLE To Tour Midwest In December

CIRCLE II CIRCLE, the band led by former SAVATAGE frontman Zak Stevens, will be disrupting the safety and comfort of your festive holiday season this December by embarking on a three-week trek across the U.S., dubbed "Consequence Of Power, Episodes Of Mania". Out of nowhere, marauding and monstrous melodic rock anthems will surely ensue when ...

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CIRCLE II CIRCLE: Quality Akron Footage Available

Quality fan-filmed video footage of CIRCLE II CIRCLE's November 11, 2010 concert in Akron, Ohio can be viewed below (courtesy of Vidz-R-Us). CIRCLE II CIRCLE, the band led by former SAVATAGE frontman Zak Stevens, released its fifth album, entitled "Consequence Of Power", on September 24 via AFM Records. The second concept effort for the band ...

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KAMELOT: European Tour Dates Announced

American/Norwegian melodic metallers KAMELOT have announced their highly anticipated return to Europe on the heels of their new album release, "Poetry for the Poisoned". The 2011 European leg of "The Pandemonium Tour" will begin on April 22 at Paris' famous Elysee Montmartre venue, taking the band's spectacular show to 18 top venues and a host ...

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Former SAVATAGE, TOKYO BLADE Members Join Forces In REVERENCE

REVERENCE, the new Detroit, Michigan-based power metal band featuring vocalist Todd Michael Hall (JACK STARR'S BURNING STARR, HARLET), guitarist Bryan Holland (TOKYO BLADE, ARREST), drummer Steve "Dr. Killdrums" Wacholz (SAVATAGE, CRIMSON GLORY) and bassist Frank Saparti (TOKYO BLADE, OVERLOADED, MINDCANDY), is working on material for its debut album, to be released next year through Razar ...

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CIRCLE II CIRCLE: Prague Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of CIRCLE II CIRCLE's October 18, 2010 concert at Exit Chmelnice in Prague, Czech Republic can be found at this location. A couple of the clips are available below. CIRCLE II CIRCLE, the band led by former SAVATAGE frontman Zak Stevens, released its fifth album, entitled "Consequence Of Power", on ...

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KAMELOT: Video Interview With OLIVER PALOTAI

KAMELOT keyboardist Oliver Palotai and backing singer Elize Ryd (also of the Swedish band AMARANTHE) were interviewed by Romania's Metalhead webzine in August 2010. You can now watch the chat below. "Poetry For The Poisoned", the ninth studio album from KAMELOT, sold around 6,100 copies in the United States in its first week of release. ...

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KAMELOT: 'Hunter's Season' Live Video Posted Online

"Hunter's Season, the new live video from KAMELOT's "Poetry For The Poisoned" bonus DVD featured on the deluxe edition of the album, can be viewed below. "Poetry For The Poisoned", the ninth studio album from KAMELOT, registered the following first-week chart positions: Norway: #7 Finland: #21 Sweden: #23 Germany: #32 Netherlands: #43 Switzerland: #48 Austria: ...

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JON OLIVA'S PAIN: Vosselaar Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of video of JON OLIVA'S PAIN — the band fronted by SAVATAGE mastermind Jon Oliva — performing on October 16, 2010 at club Biebob in Vosselaar, Belgium can be viewed below. JON OLIVA'S PAIN took part in a live-DVD concert filming this past Friday (October 15) at 013 in Tilburg, Holland. Tentatively ...

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KAMELOT: New Audio Interview With THOMAS YOUNGBLOOD

Rock My Monkey recently conducted an interview with guitarist Thomas Youngblood of American/Norwegian melodic metallers KAMELOT. You can now listen to the chat using the audio player below. "Poetry For The Poisoned", the ninth studio album from KAMELOT, registered the following first-week chart positions: Norway: #7 Finland: #21 Sweden: #23 Germany: #32 Netherlands: ...

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KAMELOT Guitarist Interviewed By METAL ASSAULT

On September 23, Aniruddh "Andrew" Bansal of Metal Assault conducted an interview with guitarist Thomas Youngblood of American/Norwegian melodic metallers KAMELOT. You can now listen to the chat using the audio player below. "Poetry For The Poisoned", the ninth studio album from KAMELOT, registered the following first-week chart positions: Norway: #7 Finland: #21 ...

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SOULSPELL: 'The Labyrinth Of Truths' Title Track Available For Streaming

Jon Oliva (SAVATAGE, TRANS-SIBERIAN ORCHESTRA, JON OLIVA'S PAIN), Tim "Ripper" Owens (YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, BEYOND FEAR, ex-JUDAS PRIEST, ICED EARTH), Zak Stevens (CIRCLE II CIRCLE, SAVATAGE), Roland Grapow (MASTERPLAN, HELLOWEEN) and Blaze Bayley (IRON MAIDEN, WOLFSBANE) are among the singers who have contributed guest vocals to "The Labyrinth Of Truths", the second full-length album from the ...

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TIM 'RIPPER' OWENS: Vienna Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of Tim "Ripper" Owens' (YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, BEYOND FEAR, ex-JUDAS PRIEST, ICED EARTH) September 24, 2010 headlining performance at Viper Room in Vienna, Austria can be viewed at this location. A couple of the clips are available below. Owens is being backed by the following musicians during his current European tour: ...

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CIRCLE II CIRCLE: Tour Video Diary Part 1 Posted Online

The first in a series of video reports featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the current CIRCLE II CIRCLE European tour can be viewed below. CIRCLE II CIRCLE, the band led by former SAVATAGE frontman Zak Stevens, released its fifth album, entitled "Consequence Of Power", on September 24 via AFM Records. The second concept effort for the ...

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INFERNAEON Films New Video, Announces Lineup Change

Floridian extreme metallers INFERNAEON recently filmed a video for their cover of METALLICA's "Creeping Death" with director (and "Jackass" collaborator) Mike "The King Of Rock N Roll Debauchery" Busey at his compound in Florida. The clip features appearances by GWAR frontman Oderus Urungus (who provided guest vocals on the track on the album), Penthouse Pet ...

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KAMELOT: More 'Poetry For The Poisoned' First-Week Chart Positions

"Poetry For The Poisoned", the ninth studio album from American/Norwegian melodic metallers KAMELOT, has registered the following first-week chart positions: Norway: #7 Finland: #21 Sweden: #23 Germany: #32 Netherlands: #43 Switzerland: #48 Austria: #57 Belgium: #64 USA: #74 "Poetry For The Poisoned" sold around 6,100 copies in the United States in its first week of ...

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KAMELOT's 'Poetry For The Poisoned': First-Week Sales Revealed

"Poetry For The Poisoned", the ninth studio album from American/Norwegian melodic metallers KAMELOT, sold around 6,100 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 74 on The Billboard 200 chart. The CD was released in North America on September 14 via the group's own label, Kamelot Media ...

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