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Press Releases from Bazillion Points (7 total)

METALLICA's Orion Fest Presents Live Q&A With "Murder in the Front Row" Coauthor …

Upcoming this weekend (June 23 - June 24), Metallica's heralded Orion Music + More Festival will present Arctic Monkeys, Avenged Sevenfold, Modest Mouse, Roky Erickson, and dozens of emerging metal and rock bands, plus a full metal expo, including an hourlong Q&A with Murder in the Front Row: Shots from the Bay Area Thrash Metal Epicenter coauthor and photographer Brian Lew. As displayed in heavy archival detail in Murder in the

SF WEEKLY: "New Book MURDER IN THE FRONT ROW Tells the Story of Bay Area Thrash …

SF WEEKLY: "New Book MURDER IN THE FRONT ROW Tells the Story of Bay Area Thrash Metal in Pictures" The SF Weekly weighs in today with further details on our upcoming Murder in the Front Row: Shots From the Bay Area Thrash Metal Epicenter photo book: "Everyone knows Metallica. But not everyone knows that Metallica was the product of a full-blown '80s thrash metal scene in the Bay Area-a scene that

Former AC/DC Bassist Mark Evans: "Angus Young was Intense. He Was AC/DC 100 Perc …

MusicRadar.com recently conducted an lengthy interview with former AC/DC bassist Mark Evans about his new book, Dirty Deeds: My Life Inside/Outside AC/DC. In the interview, Evans details life on the road with Bon Scott, how Angus and Malcolm Young found their guitar sounds, and how the band worked during the first several albums: "With Angus and Malcolm, they were put on this earth to form AC/DC. They're committed big-time. Angus was

MACHINE HEAD's Robb Flynn Recalls Growing Up in SF Thrash Metal Scene in New Boo …

In New MURDER IN THE FRONT ROW Book,Machine Head's Robb Flynn Recalls Growing Up in SF Thrash Metal Scene Machine Head guitarist/vocalist Robb Flynn joins Gary Holt of Exodus, Alex Skolnick of Testament, and other Bay Area thrash metal luminaries contributing written material to the deluxe upcoming photo book Murder in the Front Row: Shots From the Bay Area Thrash Metal Epicenter, by Harald Oimoen and Brian Lew. This massive volume

Gary Holt of EXODUS Claims Stage Diving and Slam Pits in Thrash Metal Started at …

In upcoming deluxe thrash metal photo book MURDER IN THE FRONT ROW: Shots From the Bay Area Thrash Metal Epicenter, by Harald Oimoen and Brian Lew, guitarist Gary Holt of Exodus (and currently Slayer) claims that the bruising scenes seen nightly at metal shows everywhere first came to thrash metal from punk at Ruthie's Inn in Berkeley, CA. "From our first show together with Slayer," Holt writes, "to all the

Mark Evans' 'DIRTY DEEDS' Book Cover Revealed

The final cover image for the North American edition of former AC/DC bassist Mark Evans's historic new book "DIRTY DEEDS: My Life Inside/Outside AC/DC" has been revealed. The first-ever book by a member of Bon Scott-era AC/DC is due in November 2011 from Bazillion Points books and is now available for pre-order at this location: http://www.dirtydeedsbook.com One day in 1975, 19-year-old Aussie rocker Mark Evans walked into a local bar to check

Classic AC/DC Bassist Mark Evans Announces DIRTY DEEDS Memoir; First Insider Acc …

Bazillion Points Books has announced the North American release of DIRTY DEEDS: My Life Inside/Outside AC/DC, by Mark Evans, bass player in the classic 1970s AC/DC lineup. Evans recorded countless rock anthems with the band on the groundbreaking releases High Voltage, TNT, Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap, Let There Be Rock, and the '74 Jailbreak EP. The book's release is scheduled for November 2011. For more information, visit: http://www.dirtydeedsbook.com At nineteen