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LACUNA COIL Entering A 'Different Phase' On Upcoming Album

Vocalists Cristina Scabbia and Andrea Ferro of Italian heavy rockers LACUNA COIL were interviewed at this year's Graspop Metal Meeting, which was held last month in Dessel, Belgium. You can now watch the chat below. Speaking about LACUNA COIL's upcoming follow-up to last year's "Broken Crown Halo" album, Scabbia said: "It's gonna be different. I ...

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Lyric Video For METAL ALLEGIANCE Song 'Can't Kill The Devil' Feat. CHUCK BILLY, PHIL DEMMEL

METAL ALLEGIANCE — the all-star metal band consisting of a rotating cast of musicians, including members of MEGADETH, TESTAMENT — which debuted on MOTÖRHEAD's Motörboat cruise last year, and performed at this year's NAMM show and on the ShipRocked cruise, will release its self-titled debut album on September 18 via Nuclear Blast Entertainment. Brought together ...

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LACUNA COIL At U.K.'s DOWNLOAD Festival: Behind-The-Scenes Footage

Behind-the-scenes footage of LACUNA COIL's appearance at the 2015 edition of the U.K.'s Download festival, which was held last month in Donington Park, can be seen below. Speaking about the progress of the songwriting sessions for LACUNA COIL's follow-up to last year's "Broken Crown Halo" album, singer Cristina Scabbia told Kerrang! magazine: "We are writing ...

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LAMB OF GOD's RANDY BLYTHE, EXODUS'S GARY HOLT Featured In METAL ALLEGIANCE Studio Clip

METAL ALLEGIANCE — the all-star metal band consisting of a rotating cast of musicians, including members of MEGADETH, TESTAMENT — which debuted on MOTÖRHEAD's Motörboat cruise last year, and performed at this year's NAMM show and on the ShipRocked cruise, will release its self-titled debut album on September 18 via Nuclear Blast Entertainment. Brought together ...

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Video: LACUNA COIL's CRISTINA SCABBIA Gets Her Nose Pierced

A recap of LACUNA COIL singer Cristina Scabbia's visit to her piercer friend Filoz at the Primordial Pain Tattoo studio in Milan, Italy to get her septum pierced can be seen below. In a recent interview with Kerrang! magazine, Scabbia stated about the progress of the songwriting sessions for the band's follow-up to last year's ...

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LACUNA COIL: On-The-Road Footage From Recent Italian Shows

On-the-road footage from LACUNA COIL's recent Italian shows in L'Acquila (May 30) and Salerno (June 4) can be seen below. In a recent interview with Kerrang! magazine, LACUNA COIL vocalist Cristina Scabbia stated about the progress of the songwriting sessions for the band's follow-up to last year's "Broken Crown Halo" album: "We are writing new ...

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TANK: New Song 'Valley Of Tears' Available For Streaming

"Valley Of Tears", the new album from British power metal mercenaries TANK, will be released on September 18. The CD's title track can be streamed below. Joining guitarists Mick Tucker and Cliff Evans on the group's's new CD are former DRAGONFORCE frontman ZP Theart, who has been a member of TANK's touring lineup for the ...

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TESTAMENT's ALEX SKOLNICK On Upcoming METAL ALLEGIANCE Album: 'It Happened Really Naturally'

METAL ALLEGIANCE — the all-star metal band consisting of a rotating cast of musicians, including members of MEGADETH, TESTAMENT — which debuted on MOTÖRHEAD's Motörboat cruise last year, and performed at this year's NAMM show and on the ShipRocked cruise, will release its self-titled debut album on September 18 via Nuclear Blast Entertainment. Brought together ...

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LACUNA COIL's CRISTINA SCABBIA Says Next Album 'Will Be Different'

Kerrang! magazine conducted an interview with vocalist Cristina Scabbia of Italian heavy rockers LACUNA COIL at the 2015 edition of the U.K.'s Download festival, which was held last weekend in Donington Park. You can now watch the chat below. Speaking about the progress of the songwriting sessions for LACUNA COIL's follow-up to last year's "Broken ...

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LACUNA COIL Hopes To Record New Album Before End Of Year

Michelle Livings of TotalRock conducted an interview with vocalist Andrea Ferro of Italian heavy rockers LACUNA COIL at the 2015 edition of the U.K.'s Download festival, which was held last weekend in Donington Park. You can now watch the chat below. Speaking about LACUNA COIL's plans to write and record the follow-up to last year's ...

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PHILIP ANSELMO, CHARLIE BENANTE, CHUCK BILLY, RANDY BLYTHE To Guest On METAL ALLEGIANCE Debut

METAL ALLEGIANCE — the all-star metal band consisting of a rotating cast of musicians, including members of MEGADETH, TESTAMENT — which debuted on MOTÖRHEAD's Motörboat cruise last year, and performed at this year's NAMM show and on the ShipRocked cruise, will release its self-titled debut album on September 18 via Nuclear Blast Entertainment. Brought together ...

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DAVE LOMBARDO's GRIP INC. To Pay Tribute To Late Frontman GUS CHAMBERS With 'Hostage To Heaven' EP

GRIP INC., the long-defunct metal outfit featuring drummer Dave Lombardo (SLAYER, PHILM) and guitarist Waldemar Sorychta (former member of DESPAIR and producer for such bands as LACUNA COIL and MOONSPELL), will issue the "Hostage To Heaven" digital EP on June 9 via KFM. "Hostage To Heaven" contains three previously unreleased tracks and an alternate, never-before-released ...

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MUSTASCH: 'Be Like A Man' Video Released

Swedish hard rockers MUSTASCH will release their new album, "Testosterone", on September 18 via Gain Music Entertainment, which is distributed and partly owned by Sony Music. The official video for the band's new single, "Be Like A Man", can be seen below. The clip was directed by Patric Ullaeus of Revolver Film Company, who has ...

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TANK's 'Valley Of Tears' Pushed Back To September

"Valley Of Tears", the new album from British power metal mercenaries TANK, has had its release date pushed back to September 18 from the previously announced June 8. Joining guitarists Mick Tucker and Cliff Evans on the group's's new CD are former DRAGONFORCE frontman ZP Theart, who has been a member of TANK's touring lineup ...

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EUROPE: 'Days Of Rock 'N' Roll' Video Premiere

"Days Of Rock 'N' Roll", the new video from Swedish hard rockers EUROPE, can be seen below. The clip was directed by Patric Ullaeus of Revolver Film Company, who has previously worked with DIMMU BORGIR, LACUNA COIL, IN FLAMES, SONIC SYNDICATE and KAMELOT, among others. Said EUROPE vocalist Joey Tempest: "We simply wanted to make ...

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SATAN To Release New Album In September

British heavy metal legends SATAN have entered First Avenue Studios in Newcastle, England to record their new album for a September release via Listenable records. The CD will once again be mixed by Dario Mollo, who is part of TONY MARTIN'S HEADLESS CROSS touring project and has worked with numerous artists as a producer and ...

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LACUNA COIL's CRISTINA SCABBIA: 'No Matter What You Do, You Will Be Criticized By Somebody'

Andrew Epstein of FlinkTO conducted an interview with vocalist Cristina Scabbia of Italian heavy rockers LACUNA COIL before the band's September 29, 2014 concert at The Opera House in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. You can now watch the chat below. A couple of excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On criticism that she is "hyper-sexualizing" the metal ...

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DARK TRANQUILLITY's New Material Will 'Surprise A Lot Of Listeners'

On January 16, Josh Rundquist (a.k.a. That Drummer Guy) conducted an interview with drummer Anders Jivarp of Swedish melodic death metallers DARK TRANQUILLITY before the band's performance at the Triple Rock in Minneapolis, Minnesota. You can now listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. Speaking about the progress of the songwriting sessions for ...

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SAMAEL: First Official Photo Of New Lineup

Veteran Swiss metallers SAMAEL recently parted ways with bassist Christophe "Mas" Mermod and replaced him with Thomas "Drop" Betrisey (ex-SYBREED). The first official photo of the band's new lineup can be seen on this page. Says SAMAEL in a statement: "The ever-growing success of Mas' lightshow company and his numerous jobs as light engineer has ...

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SAMAEL Parts Ways With Bassist, Announces Replacement

Veteran Swiss metallers SAMAEL have parted ways with bassist Christophe "Mas" Mermod and have replaced him with Thomas "Drop" Betrisey (ex-SYBREED). Says SAMAEL in a statement: "The ever-growing success of Mas' lightshow company and his numerous jobs as light engineer has led to the hard decision to take different paths. "We're excited to announce the ...

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Video Premiere: IN FLAMES' 'Paralyzed'

"Paralyzed", the new video from Swedish metallers IN FLAMES, can be seen below. The clip was directed by Patric Ullaeus of Revolver Film Company, who has previously worked with DIMMU BORGIR, LACUNA COIL, DARK TRANQUILLITY, SONIC SYNDICATE and KAMELOT, among others. The song is taken from the band's latest album, "Siren Charms", sold around 9,000 ...

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MEGADETH, ANTHRAX, EXODUS, TESTAMENT Members Cover Metal Classics On SHIPROCKED Cruise (Video)

Fan-filmed video footage of the heavy metal all-star band METAL ALLEGIANCE performing during ShipRocked — the ultimate rock music cruise vacation — which sailed roundtrip between Port Miami and Great Stirrup Cay in the Bahamas February 2-6 onboard Norwegian Pearl, can be seen below. The following musicians took part in the performance: * Scott Ian ...

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