April 2013 - Blabbermouth Archive

OZZY OSBOURNE Featured On San Antonio's Fiesta Medal

According to KENS 5-TV in San Antonio, legendary heavy metal singer Ozzy Osbourne is featured on the first-ever Fiesta medal from Artpace, a local non-profit dedicated to the advancement of contemporary art. The medal, which was designed by artist Jim Mendiola and Ruben Ortiz-Torres, pictures Ozzy as a bat, with an upside-down Alamo ...

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SONS OF SEASONS Parts Ways With Singer HENNING BASSE

SONS OF SEASONS — the progressive/symphonic metal band led by keyboardist/guitarist Oliver Palotai (KAMELOT, DORO) — has parted ways with singer Henning Basse. The group states: "The musical and professional plans have been going into different directions since a while so that we finally made this decision in mutual agreement. We wish Henning good luck ...

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SOILWORK: New Video Interview With DIRK VERBEUREN

Groovey of Groovey.tv recently conducted an interview with SOILWORK drummer Dirk Verbeuren. You can now watch the chat below. Born in Wilrijk, Belgium in 1975, Verbeuren began his musical training in elementary school with the violin which he played proficiently for seven years. His family moved to Paris, France in 1988, where he studied piano ...

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STRYPER Frontman Interviewed On 'The Metal Factory' (Audio)

Scotty The Rooster of "The Metal Factory" radio show on Insane Realm Radio recently conducted an interview with vocalist/guitarist Michael Sweet of Christian hard rockers STRYPER. You can now listen to the chat using the Mixcloud player below. STRYPER is recording a cover version of "Jesus Is Just Alright", a gospel song written by Arthur ...

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FOZZY Frontman Interviewed By U.K.'s UNDERKILL TV (Video)

Underkill TV conducted an interview with FOZZY singer and WWE wrestling superstar Chris Jericho during the band's current U.K. tour. You can now watch the chat below. The lead single from FOZZY's new album, "Sin And Bones", "Sandpaper" features guest vocals by M. Shadows of AVENGED SEVENFOLD. Directed by Sean McEwen, the accompanying video is ...

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TOXIK Singer Interviewed By METAL RULES! TV (Video)

Metal Rules! TV recently conducted an interview with vocalist Mike Sanders of reactivated cult classic prog-thrashers TOXIK. You can now watch the chat below. TOXIK has announced the addition of SHADOWS FALL drummer Jason Bittner to the group's ranks. Guitarist and founding member Josh Christian commented on Bittner's addition: "I couldn't have hoped for a ...

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