April 2013 - Blabbermouth Archive

Former ANTHRAX Singer DAN NELSON Launches HAWKS OF METROPOLIS

Former ANTHRAX singer Dan Nelson has launched a new Long Island, New York-based alternative rock band called HAWKS OF METROPOLIS. Joining Nelson in the group are drummer John Joseph Cina and bassist Dan "Shaggy" Hoffman. The debut HAWKS OF METROPOLIS four-song EP is now available for streaming in its entirety using the Bandcamp player below. ...

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Video: HALESTORM Frontwoman Talks To U.K.'s ATTITUDE CLOTHING

Attitude Clothing conducted an interview with HALESTORM frontwoman Lzzy Hale on March 17 at the Roundhouse in London, England. Hale talks about her style and inspirations and discusses her life as one of the few high-profile female musicians in rock today. Check out the chat below. Established in 1996, Attitude Clothing Co. is the U.K.'s ...

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Video: SILENZIUM Performs Cover Of PANTERA's 'Shedding Skin'

Video footage of SILENZIUM performing a cover version of the PANTERA song "Shedding Skin" during a concert earlier this year in Novosibersk can be viewed below. SILENZIUM was created in 2004 by young musicians from Novosibirsk Philharmonic Society. The Russian group is described as "a classical string quartet with the addition of a contrabass and ...

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ETHS Guitarist Quits

Guitarist Grégory "Greg" Rouvière has left the Marseille, France-based metalcore band ETHS. He says in a statement: "Due to my injury and a couple of personal issues, I decided to put my musical career on a hiatus. "I will stay close to the band, because we are friends above all, but I had to make ...

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GLENN HUGHES Interviewed At Sydney's UTOPIA RECORDS (Video)

On Wednesday, April 24, legendary bassist/vocalist Glenn Hughes (BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION, DEEP PURPLE, BLACK SABBATH) stopped by Utopia Records in Sydney, Australia to meet fans and talk about his latest work. Video footage of the chat, conducted by Paul, can be seen below. Hughes performed three special solo shows this past week along the East ...

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Video: NERGAL Takes 'Behemoth Bike' For Test Ride

Game Over Cycles, the Polish company which specializes in the construction of custom motorcycles and vintage cars restoration, has announced a collaboration with the country's veteran extreme metallers BEHEMOTH. Behemoth Bike, as the project is initially called, is a custom motorcycle inspired by and currently being created in collaboration with BEHEMOTH, and particularly the band's ...

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THERION To Take Rock Opera On The Road

Swedish progressive/experimental metallers THERION will take their upcoming rock opera on the road in Europe December. Support on the trek will come from ARKONA, THE DEVIL and SOUND STORM. Comments THERION mastermind Christofer Johnsson: "When announcing that we will be working on a rock opera for some years, we were met with many deep sighs ...

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