Keskisuomalainen's Teijo Argillander conducted an interview with vocalist/guitarist Michael Poulsen and guitarist Thomas Bredahl of Danish metal rock 'n' rollers VOLBEAT on January 23, 2009 in Jyväskylä, Finland. Watch the chat at this location.
"Guitar Gangsters & Cadillac Blood", the third studio album from VOLBEAT, will receive a U.S. release on March 17, 2009 via Mascot Records.
An e-card for "Guitar Gangsters & Cadillac Blood" can be found at this location. The follow-up to "Rock The Rebel / Metal The Devil" features 14 new tracks, including a SOCIAL DISTORTION cover as a bonus cut on all editions. Seven of the songs share a common lyrical theme, which will be continued on future records, and the artwork is also based on this storyline. The CD was recorded at Hansen Studios in Ribe, Denmark with producer Jacob Hansen, who also worked with the group on its previous two records.
"Guitar Gangsters & Cadillac Blood" was certifield Gold in Denmark for sales in excess of 20,000 copies less than a month after
its release,. The CD entered the Danish chart at No. 1, and was beaten
only by Metallica's
VOLBEAT has been confirmed as the support act for Finnish/Swedish symphonic metallers NIGHTWISH on their two-week U.S tour which will begin May 2009.