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Former IRON MAIDEN, DREAM THEATER, EUROPE Members Guest On THOMAS ZWIJSEN's 'Nylonized'

Dutch classical guitarist Thomas Zwijsen will release his second album, "Nylonized", on March 11. His first album, "Nylon Maiden" (2013), contained 11 arrangements of IRON MAIDEN tracks on classical guitar. "Nylonized" will contain tracks from several artists and original compositions by Zwijsen. Among the twelve guest musicians on the album are: * Kee Marcello (EUROPE) ...

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BLAZE BAYLEY: São Paulo Concert Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of British heavy metal vocalist Blaze Bayley (IRON MAIDEN, WOLFSBANE) performing on December 20, 2013 at Aquarius Rock Bar in São Paulo, Brazil can be seen below. Bayley, Thomas Zwijsen and Anne Bakker are currently out on tour in Brazil in support of their release "Russian Holiday". The "Russian Holiday" EP ...

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BLAZE BAYLEY's 'Rock & Roll Christmas' (Video)

A video clip of British heavy metal vocalist Blaze Bayley (IRON MAIDEN, WOLFSBANE) and Michelle Sciarrotta, a U.K.-based classical guitarist, performing a Christmas song, "Rock & Roll Christmas", can be seen below. Bayley released a career-spanning double-disc collection, "Soundtracks Of My Life", on October 31. Metal Mind Productions recently released the two-CD version of Blaze ...

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BLAZE BAYLEY: Video Report From Brazilian Tour

Blaze Bayley (IRON MAIDEN, WOLFSBANE), Thomas Zwijsen and Anne Bakker are currently out on tour in Brazil in support of their release "Russian Holiday". A video report from the trek can be seen below. The "Russian Holiday" EP was recorded during 2012 and released on February 7, 2013. The EP received favorable reviews, with a ...

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DRAGONSCLAW: 'Watching My Every Move' Video Released

"Watching My Every Move", the new video from the Australian traditional metal act DRAGONSCLAW, can be seen below. The song features a guest appearance by former ACCEPT singer David Reece. "Watching My Every Move" comes off DRAGONSCLAW's sophomore album, "Judgement Day", which was released this past summer via Killer Metal Records. Comented DRAGONSCLAW vocalist Giles ...

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WOLFSBANE: 'Smashed N Blind' Ale Coming This Month

Reunited British rockers WOLFSBANE will make their own ale available from December 14. Dubbed Smashed N Blind, the draft-only ale is brewed by Church-End-Brewery and it will be be available at Church-End-serving pubs and to order in to your local free house ale-serving pub. WOLFSBANE guitarist Jase Edwards says: "5700 pints brewed ready for thirsty ...

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BLAZE BAYLEY: 'Hatred' Video Released

"Hatred", the new video from the British heavy metal singer Blaze Bayley (IRON MAIDEN, WOLFSBANE), can be seen below. The track is one of two new songs that are featured on Blaze's career-spanning double-disc collection, "Soundtracks Of My Life", which is due for release on October 31. The track listing is as follows: Disc 1 ...

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Alive In Poland - BLAZE BAYLEY

Six years after-the-fact, Metal Mind Productions re-releases Blaze Bayley's 2007 double concert album, "Alive in Poland". Captured at the 2007 Metalmania Festival in Katowice, Poland with the debut lineup of the BLAZE BAYLEY band, faithful Bayley supporters were served up a round robin indulgence. Despite a tumultuous time in the ex-IRON MAIDEN and WOLFSBANE singer's ...

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BLAZE BAYLEY Interviewed By BLOODSTOCK RADIO (Video)

Redd of Bloodstock Radio conducted an interview with British heavy metal vocalist Blaze Bayley (IRON MAIDEN, WOLFSBANE) at this year's Bloodstock Open Air festival, which was held August 8-11 at Catton Park, Derbyshire, United Kingdom. You can now watch the chat below. Bayley will release a career-spanning double-disc collection, "Soundtracks Of My Life", on October ...

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DRAGONSCLAW: 'Battle Cry' Video Released

"Battle Cry", the new video from the Australian traditional metal act DRAGONSCLAW, can be seen below. The song, which features a guest appearance by former VIRGIN STEELE guitarist and current BURNING STARR mainman Jack Starr, is a tribute to late RIOT guitarist Mark Reale. "Battle Cry" comes off DRAGONSCLAW's sophomore album, "Judgement Day", which was ...

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BLAZE BAYLEY To Release 30th-Anniversary Booklet

To celebrate his 30 years as a singer next year, Blaze Bayley (WOLFSBANE, ex-IRON MAIDEN) will release a booklet with career information, albums, personal comments and stories, tour dates and pictures. Blaze says: "I will add fan pictures to the booklet as YOU have made it possible for me to keep going for 30 years! ...

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DRAGONSCLAW: 'Judgement Day' Audio Samples Available

Australian traditional metal act DRAGONSCLAW posted a preview sampler of its upcoming sophomore album, "Judgement Day". The CD is expected for release later this year through an as-yet-undisclosed new label. Comented DRAGONSCLAW vocalist Giles Lavery: "We are extremely happy with how 'Judgement Day' has turned out. I feel we have our strongest batch of songs ...

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BLAZE BAYLEY To Release 'Best-Of' Album

Former IRON MAIDEN and current WOLFSBANE frontman Blaze Bayley will celebrate his 30th anniversary as singer with the release of a "best-of" album in November. According to Blaze, the collection "will feature songs from previous albums that will be remastered by Rick Plester" and will be supported by a tour in 2014. Blaze will also ...

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BLAZE BAYLEY: New Audio Interview Posted Online

Metal Shock Finland's chief editor Mohsen Fayyazi recently conducted an interview with former IRON MAIDEN and current WOLFSBANE singer Blaze Bayley for the Middle Eastern webzine Jorzine. You can now listen to the chat using the SoundCloud widget below. Blaze released a collaborative acoustic EP with Belgium-based classical guitarist Thomas Zwijsen, "Russian Holiday" on February ...

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THOMAS ZWIJSEN Inks Deal With KING RECORDS For Japan

Dutch classical guitarist Thomas Zwijsen's album "Nylon Maiden" will be released in Japan on March 27 via a new deal with King Records. The CD contains unique arrangements of IRON MAIDEN tracks on classical guitar. The Japanese CD version of "Nylon Maiden" will contain two bonus tracks and the Japanese digital version will contain three ...

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BLAZE BAYLEY: Pro-Shot Footage Of Ukraine Concert

Professionally filmed video footage of former IRON MAIDEN and current WOLFSBANE singer Blaze Bayley's November 7, 2012 performance at the Citadel festival in Lviv, Ukraine can be seen below. Blaze released a collaborative acoustic EP with Belgium-based classical guitarist Thomas Zwijsen, "Russian Holiday" on February 5. The effort features four re-arranged songs from previous albums ...

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BLAZE BAYLEY: Quality Zlin Footage Posted Online

Quality video footage of Blaze Bayley (IRON MAIDEN, WOLFSBANE) performing the IRON MAIDEN classic "The Clansman" on November 11, 2012 at Masters of Rock Café in Zlín, Czech Republic can be seen below. Blaze will release his upcoming collaborative acoustic EP with Belgium-based classical guitarist Thomas Zwijsen, "Russian Holiday" on February 5. The effort, which ...

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DRAGONSCLAW Completes Work On Sophomore Album

Australia-based "epic, aggressive" metallers DRAGONSCLAW have completed work on their second album, "Judgement Day", for an early 2013 release. The band states, "David Reece [ACCEPT, BANGALORE CHOIR] has delivered an amazing guest vocal on the track 'Watching My Every Move'... Jack Starr [VIRGIN STEELE] plays a killer solo on the track 'Battle Cry', which is ...

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BLAZE BAYLEY Trains For Zombie Outbreak (Video)

This past weekend, British heavy metal vocalist Blaze Bayley (IRON MAIDEN, WOLFSBANE) took part in Zombie Bootcamp, a real action event based on a perceived realistic setting, with a convincing storyline. The scenario puts each participant in the frontline in tackling the threat of a zombie outbreak in the U.K. Check out video footage of ...

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