New JUDAS PRIEST, SAXON, VENOM Audio Interviews Part Of ‘Classic Rock And Metal Podcast’

The February edition of the Classic Rock And Metal Podcast features new interviews with Glenn Tipton from JUDAS PRIEST, Biff Byford from SAXON and British black metal pioneers VENOM.

Former OPETH Drummer’s SOEN: Video For Acoustic Version Of ‘Ideate’ Posted Online

SOEN — the project featuring Swedish drummer Martin Lopez (ex-OPETH, AMON AMARTH), bassist Steve DiGiorgio (SADUS, TESTAMENT, DEATH, ICED EARTH), vocalist Joel Ekelöf (WILLOWTREE), and guitarist Kim Platbarzdis — filmed a video for an acoustic version of the song “Ideate” last week in Finland with the Offtherecord.fi.

NIGHTMARE: New Video Footage From ‘The Burden Of God’ Recording Sessions

French power metallers NIGHTMARE recently entered the studio to begin recording their new album, “The Burden Of God” (formerly “Mercury Rain”), to be released on May 18 through AFM Records.

MY BLACK LIGHT: ‘Inner World’ Video Released

“Inner World”, the new video from Italian female-fronted metallers MY BLACK LIGHT, can be seen below.

CRIMSON GLORY Singer Interviewed On Greece’s ‘Rails Of Music’ Radio Show (Audio)

On December 27, 2011, Greece’s “Rails Of Music” radio show conducted an interview with singer Todd La Torre of Florida-based melodic metal veterans CRIMSON GLORY.

FULLFORCE Parts Ways With Guitarist, Announces Replacement

FULLFORCE — the Swedish melodic metal outfit featuring Mike Andersson (CLOUDSCAPE, SILENT MEMORIAL, PLANET ALLIANCE) on vocals, Stefan Elmgren (HAMMERFALL) on guitar, Anders Johansson (HAMMERFALL, YNGWIE MALMSTEEN) on drums and Tommy Larsson (HEED) on bass — has parted ways with guitarist Carl-Johan Grimmark (NARNIA) “due to some changes in [Grimmark's] life situation which he had to put priority

BELPHEGOR Hard At Work On New Material

Guitarist/vocalist Helmuth Lehner of the Austrian blackened death metal outfit BELPHEGOR has revealed that the group is working on material.

LAKE OF TEARS: ‘House Of The Setting Sun’ Video Released

“House Of The Setting Sun”, the new video from Swedish metallers LAKE Of TEARS, can be viewed below.

MUSTASCH: ‘The Challenger’ Video Released

“The Challenger”, the new video from Swedish heavy rockers MUSTASCH, can be seen below.

Y&T Guitarist Interviewed On 107.7 The Bone (Video)

Nikki Blakk of the San Francisco, California radio station 107.7 The Bone conducted an interview with Y&T guitarist John Nymann about the band’s participation in the Monsters Of Rock cruise, touring and recording, when the next Y&T album might come out, and late Y&T bassist Phil Kennemore.