UGLY KID JOE Vocalist WHITFIELD CRANE To Record Solo Album After Upcoming U.K. Tour

UGLY KID JOE Vocalist WHITFIELD CRANE To Record Solo Album After Upcoming U.K. Tour

UGLY KID JOE vocalist Whitfield Crane recently spoke with Australia’s Silver Tiger Media. The full conversation can be streamed at this location. A few excerpts follow (as transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On ORCHESTRA OF DOOM, his symphonic tribute to BLACK SABBATH: Crane: “A 35-piece orchestra, all analog, no Marshall stacks… it’s a cross-pollination that is something […]

OPETH Frontman Feels ‘Agony’ Before Going On The Road: ‘Generally, It’s A Terrible Thing For Me To Be Facing A Tour’

OPETH Frontman Feels ‘Agony’ Before Going On The Road: ‘Generally, It’s A Terrible Thing For Me To Be Facing A Tour’

Prior to OPETH‘s performance at Belgium’s recent Alcatraz Metal Festival, vocalist/guitarist Mikael Åkerfeldt spoke with Lilo of Headbangers LifeStyle. The full conversation can be seen below. A few excerpts follow (as transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On why the group will release both English- and Swedish-language editions of its upcoming album, “In Cauda Venenum”: Mikael: “It was […]

MEGADETH’s DAVID ELLEFSON Releases Video For ‘Sleeping Giants’ Title Track Feat. DARRYL ‘DMC’ MCDANIELS

MEGADETH’s DAVID ELLEFSON Releases Video For ‘Sleeping Giants’ Title Track Feat. DARRYL ‘DMC’ MCDANIELS

MEGADETH bassist David Ellefson has released a video for “Sleeping Giants”, the title track of his debut solo release, in stores now via Combat Records. “Sleeping Giants” is a companion release to Ellefson‘s new memoir, “More Life With Deth”, in stores now via Jawbone Press. The track features lead vocals by Ellefson‘s partner, and “More […]

“I would go to jail for what I stand for” – The 1975’s Matty Healy talks playing countries with anti-gay laws

“I would go to jail for what I stand for” – The 1975’s Matty Healy talks playing countries with anti-gay laws

He also tells NME that his band would play both Israel and Palestine It was a clash of the titans at Open’er on Thursday as three headliner-level bands graced the festival. First up, Matty Healy and co are greeted by banners (one is emblazoned with ‘HEY MATTY, DO YOU WANT A CIGARETTE?; another reads ‘ZLA […]