December 2012 - Blabbermouth Archive

TED NUGENT Slams BOB COSTAS' Gun-Control Commentary

Legendary rocker Ted Nugent has slammed Bob Costas over the sportscaster's "Sunday Night Football" halftime commentary supporting gun control. Addressing this past weekend's murder-suicide involving Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher and his girlfriend, Costas quoted from an article by Fox Sports columnist Jason Whitlock during his 90-second speech, saying, "Our current gun culture ensures ...

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DAVE GROHL's Directorial Debut 'Sound City' To Premiere At SUNDANCE

"Sound City", the new feature-length documentary directed and produced by FOO FIGHTERS frontman Dave Grohl, premiere at the Sundance Film Festival in January, and the former NIRVANA drummer will be in attendance. "Sound City", about the legendary and now defunct recording studio in Van Nuys, California, was conceived by Grohl after he bought an equally ...

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GEOFF TATE's QUEENSRŸCHE: The First Video Interview

A six-minute video interview with vocalist Geoff Tate's newly assembled version of QUEENSRŸCHE — featuring bassist Rudy Sarzo (OZZY OSBOURNE, QUIET RIOT, WHITESNAKE, DIO), drummer Bobby Blotzer (RATT), guitarist Kelly Gray (MYTH) and keyboardist Randy Gane (MYTH) — can be seen below. Geoff Tate's QUEENSRŸCHE will hit the road next year to celebrate the 25th ...

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SOCIETY 1: Footage From New EP Recording Sessions

SOCIETY 1 entered AM Recording Studios in late November with producer Raymond Herrera (FEAR FACTORY, ARKAEA, 3VOLUTION) and engineer Jeremy Blair (FEAR FACTORY, DEVILDRIVER, ZAKK WYLDE, GUNS N' ROSES) to begin recording a new six-song EP, "Screams Of A Sadist", for a 2013 release. Joining founding SOCIETY 1 member and vocalist Lord Zane in the ...

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IN FLAMES Frontman Talks Next Studio Album

Josh Campbell of Unsung Melody recently conducted an interview with vocalist Anders Fridén of Swedish metallers IN FLAMES. A couple of excerpts from the chat follow below. Unsung Melody: It has been almost two years since "Sounds of A Playground Fading" has been released, and according to Daniel Svensson (IN FLAMES drummer) in ...

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Ex-LUNA MORTIS Frontwoman MARY ZIMMER And Singer/Songwriter VK LYNNE Announce Collaboration

This winter, Madison, Wisconsin-based vocalist Mary Zimmer — formerly of the band LUNA MORTIS (originally THE OTTOMAN EMPIRE) — and Los Angeles-based singer/songwriter VK Lynne will take you into their homes and into their heads for their new web series. The musicians have released the following statement regarding the upcoming project: "We've been wanting to ...

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