March 2014 - Blabbermouth Archive

AUTOPSY's CHRIS REIFERT To Release VIOLATION WOUND Debut

Vic Records has announced the signing of VIOLATION WOUND, the punk/rock/metal band formed by Chris Reifert (DEATH, ABSCESS, AUTOPSY) on guitar and vocals. Due on May 26, the band's debut album features guest appearances from Danny Coralles and Eric Cutler (both guitar players in AUTOPSY). The production is raw and primitive and as punk as ...

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TANKARD Frontman Interviewed On 'Let There Be Rock' (Audio)

"Let There Be Rock" recently conducted an interview with vocalist Andreas "Gerre" Geremia of German beer lovers and cult thrashers TANKARD. You can now listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. TANKARD's new album, "R.I.B." (Rest In Beer), will be released on June 20 via Nuclear Blast. The follow-up to 2012's "A Girl ...

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EXODUS Is Now Co-Managed By TESTAMENT's CHUCK BILLY

Legendary thrash metal band EXODUS has signed with Breaking Bands LLC and The Agency Group. Breaking Bands LLC is directed and founded by the powerhouse team of TESTAMENT vocalist and co-manager Chuck Billy, Adrenaline PR CEO Maria Ferrero, and former Megaforce Records and Crazed Management owners Jon and Marsha Zazula. Ferrero states: "Working with EXODUS ...

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Members Of Extended GWAR Family Pay Tribute To DAVE BROCKIE (Video)

Richmond, Virginia CBS affiliate WTVR has posted a video report on the passing of Dave Brockie, who founded and fronted the theatrical shock rock band GWAR under the name Oderus Urungus. The three-and-half-minute clip features those closest to Brockie that were members of the extended GWAR family — from store managers to costume designers to ...

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KISS And EPIC RIGHTS Partner To Launch All-New Global Merchandise, Branding And Digital Media Program

Epic Rights, a full-service, global branding, merchandising and rights management company, announced today that it has entered into a multi-year merchandise, licensing, e-commerce and digital media agreement with legendary rock band KISS. Epic Rights is joining forces with Paul Stanley and Gene Simmons to build the KISS global franchise in a highly integrated manner through ...

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