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LACUNA COIL Singer Discusses 'Shallow Life' Album

MetalSucks.net recently conducted an interview with singer Cristina Scabbia of the Italian rock/metal band LACUNA COIL. An excerpt from the chat follows below. MetalSucks.net: Going into the recording of "Shallow Life", what was the mood of the band? How satisfied were you with "Karmacode"? Cristina: We were pretty happy with it. We weren't ...

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LACUNA COIL: New Video Interview Available

Sonic Excess conducted an interview with guitarist Cristiano "Pizza" Migliore of Italian heavy rockers LACUNA COIL on March 25, 2009 in Denver, Colorado. Watch the chat in two parts at this location. LACUNA COIL will release its much-anticipated new album, "Shallow Life", via Century Media Records on the following dates: Germany, Austria, Switzerland, ...

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LACUNA COIL: New Video Interview With CRISTINA SCABBIA Available

Metal Momma of Denver, Colorado's Hell On Heels Legion conducted a short interview with vocalist Cristina Scabbia of the Italian rock/metal band LACUNA COIL on March 26, 2009. Watch the three-minute chat below. LACUNA COIL will release its much-anticipated new album, "Shallow Life", via Century Media Records on the following dates: Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Benelux, ...

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LACUNA COIL: 'Spellbound' Video Available

"Spellbound", the new video from Italian rock/metal act LACUNA COIL, has been posted at ARTISTdirect. It can also be viewed below. The clip was shot at the Dolce & Gabbana Gold restaurant in the band's hometown of Milan, Italy with director Saku. It was produced by Apnea Film and the wardrobe was provided ...

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LACUNA COIL, BLEEDING THROUGH, ALL THAT REMAINS Featured In 'Bring The Noise' Photo Book

Photographer Jeremy Saffer will release his first book of photography on Tuesday, April 21. Entitled "Bring The Noise", the 120-page hardcover collection features 156 full-color band images, all taken from Saffer's extensive career shooting music's best and brightest. "Bring The Noise" gathers a broad selection of artists, representing the varied spectrum of both the metal ...

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LACUNA COIL Interviewed In Leeds; Video Available

LSTV Music conducted an interview with LACUNA COIL members Cristina Scabbia and Andrea Ferro when the band performed at the at The Cockpit in Leeds, United Kingdom on November 8, 2008. The chat has now been made available online and can be viewed below. LACUNA COIL will release its much-anticipated new album, "Shallow Life", via ...

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DOWN, LACUNA COIL, CHRIS CORNELL, JOURNEY Confirmed For U.K.'s DOWNLOAD Festival

DOWN, LACUNA COIL, CHRIS CORNELL and JOURNEY are among the newly confirmed bands for this year's Download festival, set to take place June 12-14 at Donington Park, United Kingdom. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: ANVIL ARCHITECTS BILLY TALENT BLACK STONE CHERRY BUCKCHERRY CHRIS CORNELL CLUTCH DEF LEPPARD DEVILDRIVER DOWN DRAGONFORCE DREAM THEATER ...

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LACUNA COIL: 'Shallow Life' Artwork Unveiled; 'Spellbound' Digital Single Due Next Month

Italian hard rock band LACUNA COIL, which offers the dual vocals of male singer Andrea Ferro and female vocalist Cristina Scabbia, will release its much-anticipated new album, "Shallow Life", via Century Media Records on the following dates: Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Benelux, Italy: April 17 North America, Spain, Portugal: April 21 Sweden, Finland, Hungary: April 22 ...

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LACUNA COIL: New Song Available For Streaming

Italian hard rock band LACUNA COIL, which offers the dual vocals of male singer Andrea Ferro and female vocalist Cristina Scabbia, has posted a new song, "Spellbound", on its MySpace page. The track comes off the group's much-anticipated new album, "Shallow Life", which will be released via Century Media Records on the following ...

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LACUNA COIL: 'Shallow Life' Track Listing Revealed

Italian hard rock band LACUNA COIL, which offers the dual vocals of male singer Andrea Ferro and female vocalist Cristina Scabbia, will release its much-anticipated new album, "Shallow Life", via Century Media Records on the following dates: Europe: April 20 North America: April 21 The CD was recorded in September/October at NRG Studios in North ...

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LACUNA COIL: 'Shallow Life' Release Dates Announced

Italian hard rock band LACUNA COIL, which offers the dual vocals of male singer Andrea Ferro and female vocalist Cristina Scabbia, will release its much-anticipated new album, "Shallow Life", via Century Media Records on the following dates: Europe: April 20 North America: April 21 The CD was recorded in September/October at NRG Studios in North ...

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LACUNA COIL Singer CRISTINA SCABBIA Says New Album 'Feels More Rock'

Italian hard rock band LACUNA COIL, which offers the dual vocals of male singer Andrea Ferro and female vocalist Cristina Scabbia, recently spoke to Revolver magazine about the group's new album, "Shallow Life", tentatively due in April via Century Media Records. The CD was recorded in September/October at NRG Studios in North Hollywood, California with ...

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LACUNA COIL: 'Shallow Life' Due In The Spring

Italian hard rock band LACUNA COIL, which offers the dual vocals of male singer Andrea Ferro and female vocalist Cristina Scabbia, has set "Shallow Life" as the title of its new album, due in the spring via Century Media Records. The CD was recorded earlier this fall at a studio in Los Angeles with producer ...

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Italian Heavy Metal Singer Stabs Guitarist For 'Fluffing' Riff, Faces Attempted Murder Charges

According to The Guestlist and various Italian media reports, 19-year-old Italian heavy metal singer Cristina Balzano (pictured below) has been arrested for stabbing the guitarist in her band SOUL CRY after he fluffed a guitar riff. Balzano allegedly stabbed the 16-year-old guitarist for hitting the wrong notes during a rehearsal session after accusing ...

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'Females In Metal' Book Author Interviewed

Metal Portal recently conducted an interview with Marta Samitowska, who recently launched a publishing company called Muse(ic) Books through which she is planning to release a series of books on female-fronted metal artists. Her newest 134-page book, "Through My Eyes, In Their Own Words - Females In Metal And Beyond - Part I" ...

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APOCALYPTICA Attains Career Milestone With Radio Chart-Topper

Finland's masters of hard rock cello APOCALYPTICA attain another career milestone this week with a radio chart-topper. Their latest single, "I Don't Care", featuring Adam Gontier of THREE DAYS GRACE, has landed at #1 on the BDS and Mediabase Active Rock radio charts. The fact that they have supplanted METALLICA at the chart summit is ...

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LACUNA COIL: CRISTINA SCABBIA's 'Fun Moments'

LACUNA COIL frontwoman Cristina Scabbia has uploaded a two-part video dubbed "Fun Moments" featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the road. Watch the clips below. LACUNA COIL's first-ever DVD, "Visual Karma (Body, Mind and Soul)", which is a celebration of all things from the band's "Karmacode" album and subsequent touring cycle, is due in North America on ...

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APOCALYPTICA To Perform On 'Last Call With Carson Daly'

Finnish rock cello quartet APOCALYPTICA will be the featured musical guest on NBC's "Last Call With Carson Daly" airing on Tuesday night, October 28 at 1:35 a.m. (technically Wednesday morning). APOCALYPTICA began its latest North American tour on Monday (October 20) in Denver, as the group continues to take advantage of the success here of ...

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APOCALYPTICA Having 'Loads Of Fun' Coming Back To America

The Pulse of Radio reports that Finnish rock cello quartet APOCALYPTICA begins its latest North American tour on Monday (October 20) in Denver, as the group continues to take advantage of the success here of its latest album, "Worlds Collide", and current single, "I Don't Care". APOCALYPTICA member Eicca Toppinen says the band is making ...

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APOCALYPTICA Performs On Orlando's WJRR; Video Available

Finnish cello quartet APOCALYPTICA stopped by the studios of the WJRR radio station in Orlando, Florida on Thursday (October 2) prior to the band's concert at the House of Blues for a private performance with some contest winners. Video footage of the performance — which included the group's current hit "I Don't Care", and covers ...

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