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  1. Neuweltmusic conducted an interview with ICED EARTH mainman/guitarist Jon Schaffer on January 13 at The Button Factory in Dublin, Ireland. You can now watch the chat below. ICED EARTH's new album, "Plagues Of Babylon", entered the official German chart at position No. ICED EARTH is joining forces with record stores to release limited-edition, hand-numbered vinyl "bootleg" copies of.
  2. Jul 09,  · Schaffer, who raised eyebrows in when he initially launched his SONS OF LIBERTY project via an appearance on a radio show hosted by far-right conspiracy theorist Alex Jones, weighed in on the.
  3. Jon Ryan Schaffer (born March 15, ) is an American heavy metal musician. He is best known as the rhythm guitarist and last remaining original member of the Florida-based heavy metal band Iced Earth, which he formed in under the name "Purgatory".He also sings in his side project Sons of Liberty and plays guitar for Demons and Wizards, his collaboration with Blind Guardian frontman.
  4. And III Shall Be The Count: An Exclusive Interview With JON SCHAFFER And HANSI KURSCH Of DEMONS & WIZARDS By Wendy Jasper, Fort Worth Correspondent Monday, December 16, @ AM "We were very surprised to be asked to play Wacken because we hadn't done any new material in so long but the fans really wanted to hear it..".
  5. May 04,  · May 4, Interview – Jon Schaffer of Iced Earth. May 4, Interview – Jon Schaffer of Iced Earth. Releasing their twelfth overall studio album, Incorruptible, back in June of , American Heavy Metal institution Iced Earth is entering their third decade as standard-bearers for Heavy Metal music in its purest, most honest form.
  6. An interview with Jon Schaffer of Iced Earth By Michael Knowles Metal Exiles: To me this album stylistically touches upon every era of Iced Earth, and may be one of the most diverse records you’ve ever made, would you say that is a fair assessment?
  7. Photo Courtesy of Freeman Promotions. In my first interview with Jon Schaffer, guitarist/founder of the long-running and beloved American heavy metal act Iced Earth, we talked about why the band seems impervious to lineup changes, how their sound evolves from album to album, and why he’s not keen on his band being associated with power metal (which he characterizes as “cheesy”).
  8. Apr 03,  · Jon Schaffer and Iced Earth are in an extremely strange place right now, and the frustration is beginning to show in Schaffer’s voice. Understanding that Iced Earth has spent the last decade crawling from pit to pit to play in front of a modest but growing number of faithful in the States, while enjoying arena status in Europe is the first step to empathy with Schaffer.
  9. Our thanks to Jon Schaffer and Stu Block of Iced Earth for the interview! Check Out Pics of Iced Earth on the 70, Tons of Metal Cruise Filed Under: Iced Earth, Jon Schaffer.

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