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LACUNA COIL’s CRISTINA SCABBIA Says Next Generation Is ‘Fucked’ Because Of Social Media: ‘They Have No Idea How Real Life Is

SOURCE: BLABBERMOUTH.NET   France’s Loud TV recently conducted an interview with frontwoman Cristina Scabbia of Italian alternative metallers LACUNA COIL. A few excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET).   On whether their forthcoming “Black Anima” studio album is “angrier” than 2016’s … Continue reading

SKILLET Vocalist Frontman Laments State Of Rock Radio In U.S.: ‘The Rock Market Is Dying, And It’s The Gatekeepers’ Fault’

SKILLET’s John Cooper spoke to Myglobalmind about the difficulties his band has encountered getting its music played on Active Rock radio stations around the United States — this despite the fact the group has sold more than 12 million albums. … Continue reading

THE DARKNESS Singer Says ‘Nothing New Has Happened’ Within Rock Genre ‘For A Long Time’

Justin Hawkins spoke to Billboard about the lyrical inspiration for “Rock And Roll Deserves To Die”, the first single from the British rockers’ new album, “Easter Is Cancelled”.   “We were looking at a video of some new rock band, … Continue reading

GEOFF TATE: ‘It’s Really Tough For A New Band To Get An Audience’

In a brand new interview with The Cosmick View, former QUEENSRŸCHE singer Geoff Tate spoke about the fact that making a living as a songwriter and performer has become increasingly challenging in today’s climate, especially for younger rock artists.   … Continue reading

Two FRANK ZAPPA Books Set For Release This Fall

The Zappa Trust has announced the release of two books honoring legendary musician and composer Frank Zappa’s legacy: “Zappa Gear: The Unique Guitars, Amplifiers, Effects Units, Keyboards And Studio Equipment” by Mick Ekers with foreword by Dweezil Zappa; and “The … Continue reading

Bauhaus’ David J kicks off tour in support of ‘Missive to an Angel from the Halls of Infamy and Allure’ LP

David J (Bauhaus, Love and Rockets) will be releasing his long-awaited double album ‘Missive to an Angel from the Halls of Infamy and Allure’ on October 18. It will be released on double vinyl, CD and digitally. This is a highly ambitious and intensely personal, … Continue reading