February 2013 - Blabbermouth Archive

HINDER: New Video Interview Posted Online

Jeremy Lafrentz of Backstage Entertainment conducted an interview with Cody Hanson and Joe "Blower" Garvey of HINDER before their February 21 concert at Whiskey Roadhouse in Council Bluffs, Iowa. You can now watch the chat below. HINDER's fourth album, "Welcome To The Freakshow", was released on December 4 via Republic Records. According to The Pulse ...

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VADER: New Video Interview With PIOTR 'PETER' WIWCZAREK

Riff-Mag.com recently conducted an interview with guitarist/vocalist Piotr "Peter" Wiwczarek of Polish extreme metal veterans VADER. You can now watch the chat below. VADER is currently working on material for its new album, "Straight To Hell", for a late 2013 release. The band's latest CD, "Welcome To The Morbid Reich", was released in Europe on ...

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Drummer SIMON WRIGHT Interviewed At NAMM (Video)

Eric Blair of "The Blairing Out With Eric Blair Show" conducted an interview with Simon Wright, former drummer of AC/DC, DIO, RHINO BUCKET and UFO, at this year's NAMM (National Association Of Music Merchants) show, a massive music-products convention that took place January 24-27 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California. You can now ...

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OTEP SHAMAYA: New Audio Interview Posted Online

On February 21, Rustyn Rose of Metalholic.com conducted an interview with singer poet, illustrator, author and activist Otep Shamaya. You can now listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. Otep Shamaya's new video, "Apex Predator", will make its online debut on Monday, February 25. Directed by P.R. Brown (SLIPKNOT, AVENGED SEVENFOLD, CHEVELLE, DEVICE), ...

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HOTEL DIABLO: 'Psycho, California' Video Released

HOTEL DIABLO — the new band featuring guitarist Alex Grossi (QUIET RIOT), vocalist Rick Stitch (LADYJACK, ex-ADLER'S APPETITE), bassist Mike Duda and drummer Mike Dupke (both of W.A.S.P.) — tapped nine-time Emmy Award-winning and MTV Video Music Award-nominated director Fabio Jafet (PITBULL, ENRIQUE IGLESIAS, CHILDREN OF BODOM) to direct the video for the song "Psycho, ...

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'Kiss Coffeehouse' Gets Top Honors In Myrtle Beach

For the fourth consecutive year, Kiss Coffeehouse was honored in the "Best Of The Grand Strand" competition (in the Specialty Food & Drink - Best Coffee Shop category) in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Over 56,000-plus total votes were cast by both locals and tourists alike, and 1,000-plus businesses competed for best-of honors in 68 unique, ...

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GRAND MAGUS Interviewed In Vienna (Video)

On February 12, Stormbringer.at webzine conducted an interview with Swedish heavy rockers GRAND MAGUS before their concert at Viper Room in Vienna, Austria. You can now watch the chat below. GRAND MAGUS released its new album, "The Hunt", in Europe on May 25, 2012 via Nuclear Blast Records. The CD's cover artwork was ...

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OVERKILL: New Video Interview With BOBBY 'BLITZ' ELLSWORTH

On February 14, Jo Schüftan of Horns Up Rocks! conducted an interview with vocalist Bobby "Blitz" Ellsworth of New Jersey thrash metal veterans OVERKILL at the Best Buy Theater in New York City. You can now watch the chat below. OVERKILL was forced to drop off the "Dark Roots Of Thrash" tour with TESTAMENT last ...

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MISERY LOVES CO. Reunites For Surprise Performance At Swedish Birthday Party

Long-defunct Swedish industrial metal band MISERY LOVES CO. reunited for an impromptu performance last night (Saturday, February 23) at a surprise 50th-birthday party for Swedish music freak Björn "Firespitta" Hjalmar at Roadbjörn Freakfest in Stockholm, Sweden. For the first time since the group split up in 2000, MISERY LOVES CO. vocalist Patrik Wirén, guitarist Örjan ...

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