EarplugsRequired.com conducted an interview with FOZZY guitarist Rich Ward at a recent stop on the Rockstar Energy Drink Uproar Festival. You can now watch the chat in two parts below.
FOZZY‘s new album, “Sin And Bones”, sold around 3,400 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 143 on the Billboard 200 chart. The CD landed at position No. 1 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, which lists the best-selling albums by new and developing artists, defined as those who have never appeared in the Top 100 of The Billboard 200.
FOZZY‘s previous album, 2010’s “Chasing The Grail”, opened with around 2,200 units to enter the Heatseekers chart at No. 6.
“Sin And Bones” was released on August 14 (one day earlier internationally) via the group’s new label, Century Media Records.
“Sandpaper”, the lead single from “Sin And Bones”, features a guest appearance by AVENGED SEVENFOLD lead singer M. Shadows. The song was released via iTunes on July 17.
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“Sandpaper” audio stream: