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TUOMAS HOLOPAINEN Says New Project AURI ‘Opened All The Floodgates When It Comes To Writing Songs For NIGHTWISH’

Finland's Kaaos TV recently conducted an interview with the members of AURI, the project featuring NIGHTWISH mainman/keyboardist Tuomas Holopainen, his wife, popular Finnish singer Johanna Kurkela and NIGHTWISH multi-instrumentalist Troy Donockley. You...

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JOACIM CANS Says HAMMERFALL Will Focus More On ‘Legacy Of Kings’ Album On Upcoming North American Tour

Diane Webb of YesterdazeNews conducted an interview with frontman Joacim Cans of veteran Swedish metallers HAMMERFALL during January's NAMM convention in Anaheim, California. You can listen to the entire chat via the SoundCloud widget below. A few exce...

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DERRICK GREEN Says SEPULTURA ‘Started To Develop A Little Bit More Of Their Own Personality’ On ‘Arise’

Daniel Dekay of Banger TV conducted an interview with SEPULTURA frontman Derrick Green aboard this year's installment of the 70000 Tons Of Metal cruise, which was held February 1-5. You can watch the entire interview below. A few excerpts follow (trans...

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DERRICK GREEN Says SEPULTURA ‘Started To Develop A Little Bit More Of Their Own Personality’ On ‘Arise’

Daniel Dekay of Banger TV conducted an interview with SEPULTURA frontman Derrick Green aboard this year's installment of the 70000 Tons Of Metal cruise, which was held February 1-5. You can watch the entire interview below. A few excerpts follow (trans...

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TESTAMENT’s ERIC PETERSON On Metal’s Decline In Popularity During The ’90s: ‘It Was Awesome. It Kind Of Weeded Out The Weak’

Sebastiano Mereu of From Hero To Zero recently conducted an interview with guitarist Eric Peterson of San Francisco Bay Area thrash veterans TESTAMENT. You can watch the entire interview below. A few excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). ...

By | 2018-02-18T04:25:32-06:00 February 18th, 2018|Rock News|Comments Off on TESTAMENT’s ERIC PETERSON On Metal’s Decline In Popularity During The ’90s: ‘It Was Awesome. It Kind Of Weeded Out The Weak’

ASESINO Feat. FEAR FACTORY Members: Video Of Fullerton Concert Available; Mexican Shows Announced

ASESINO, the death metal/grindcore project featuring FEAR FACTORY guitarist Dino Cazares and FEAR FACTORY/ex-STATIC-X bassist Tony Campos (on bass/vocals), played a free show this past Tuesday, February 12 at Slidebar in Fullerton, California. Fan-film...

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PAPA ROACH’s JACOBY SHADDIX On Rock Musicians Battling Depression: ‘There’s A Loneliness At Times That Sets In’

Christina Rowatt of Australia's The Void recently conducted an interview with PAPA ROACH singer Jacoby Shaddix. You can watch the chat below. Speaking about last year's suicide of LINKIN PARK singer Chester Bennington, Jacoby said: "I knew Chester qui...

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Former MICHAEL SCHENKER GROUP Singer JARI TIURA: ‘King Of Lions’ Album Details Revealed

Former MICHAEL SCHENKER GROUP and current CENTURY LOST and STARGAZERY singer Jari Tiura will release his debut solo album on March 23. "King Of Lions" is a bit different from Jari's previous output, having more of an AOR feel to it but also with a genu...

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STEEL PANTHER Frontman: ‘People Who Buy Tickets To Our Shows Know What To Expect’

STEEL PANTHER singer Michael Starr was interviewed by Ornella Carlone of Comebackstage prior to the band's February 8 concert in Stuttgart, Germany. You can now watch the chat below. Asked if he has any concerns that the #MeToo movement might make it ...

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MARILYN MANSON Puts On ‘Amazing’ Show In Sayreville, One Day After Long Island Meltdown (Video)

Marilyn Manson played an "amazing" show in Sayreville, New Jersey, one day after his disastrous performance in Huntington, New York. "He was [blanking] awesome, sorry for my language," one fan told the Asbury Park Press after last night's concert. "He...

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