December 2013 - Blabbermouth Archive

BUMBLEFOOT Didn't Want To 'Betray' AXL ROSE By Jamming With SLASH

GUNS N' ROSES guitarist Ron "Bumblefoot" Thal spoke to Argentina's Vorterix prior to his November 24 appearance at The Roxy Palermo in Buenos Aires. A few excerpts from the chat follow below (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On recurrecting his solo career: Bumblefoot: "Before GUNS, I was touring all the time, doing my own stuff, putting out ...

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QUEEN Signs New Deal with UNIVERSAL MUSIC GROUP

QUEEN and Universal Music Group have renewed their partnership with a new, long-term deal that will herald a range of exciting projects from the band including a raft of rare and unreleased material and a film. The agreement was announced at Monday's (December 2) launch of "Queen: The Studio Experience", a major new QUEEN exhibition ...

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SATYRICON Frontman Speaks To ROADRUNNER RECORDS In Manchester (Video)

Roadrunner Records conducted an interview with Sigurd "Satyr" Wongraven of Norwegian black metallers SATYRICON before the band's November 10 concert in Manchester, England. You can now watch the chat below. SATYRICON's video for the song "Phoenix" was released last week. The track features a guest appearance by Sivert Høyem, the Norwegian singer best known as ...

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ELUVEITIE Parting Ways With Longtime Violinist MERI TADIC

ELUVEITIE will amicably part ways with longtime violinist Meri Tadic at the end of 2013. The "Eluveitie & Friends III" festival, which will take place on December 28 in Frauenfeld, Switzerland, will mark her final appearance with the Swiss folk metal act. States the band: "'There is an end to all things' is a saying. ...

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MEGADETH To Perform On 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!'

MEGADETH will perform on ABC-TV's "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" on Monday, December 16. The program airs at 11:35 p.m. EST / 10:35 p.m. CST. MEGADETH's tour with FEAR FACTORY and NONPOINT kicked off on November 23 in St. Paul, Minnesota. MEGADETH's latest album, "Super Collider", has sold more than 70,000 copies in the United States since ...

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