Metal Blade Records recording artists Don Jamieson and Jim Florentine are back in Los Angeles to tape season 8 of VH1 Classic’s That Metal Show. Guests for this season include Tony Iommi (Black Sabbath), Lars Ulrich (Metallica), Corey Taylor (Slipknot, Stone Sour), Tom Morello (Rage Against the Machine) and many more. This season, which will be 10 one hour episodes, appears to be the most star-studded season yet. More info on the show can be found at vh1.com.
All three hosts of That Metal Show will be doing an in-store signing at Sound Check Hollywood at 8872 Sunset Blvd. (across the street from the Whiskey) on Wednesday, July 27th at 7:00pm. The hosts will be selling and signing copies of their books, dvds and cds. For more info, head to facebook.com/soundcheckhollywood.
Comedian and actor Jim Florentine recently recorded his debut Metal Blade Records comedy album at the Orlando Improv. Florentine also appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live! to promote his appearance in the upcoming film A Little Help starring The Office’s Jenna Fischer. Fans can watch Florentine talk about his character, Brian, in this video on the A Little Help facebook page HERE. The album, Cringe N Purge, will be available later this year.
Don Jamieson’s debut live comedy album, Live and Hilarious, is available now. The album debuted at #9 on Billboard’s Comedy albums chart and rose to the top 20 on iTunes comedy top albums charts. Live and Hilarious was recorded at New Jersey’s Bar A.
Don Jamieson recently co-hosted the Metal Blade Records podcast to talk about That Metal Show and some upcoming releases from Metal Blade. To subscribe to the podcast, grab it via iTunes HERE. Jim Florentine’s podcast, “Metal Comedy Midgets” can be found on iTunes HERE. Guests include Brian Slagel, Rudy Sarzo, Jim Norton, Robert Kelly, Nick DiPaolo and more!
For more information on That Metal Show, Jim Florentine or Don Jamieson, follow the links below.