Chastain Vocalist Leather Leone Prepares 2nd Solo Album For February Release

Chastain Vocalist Leather Leone Prepares 2nd Solo Album For February Release

Coming Friday, April 13th…LEATHER LEONE returns to Divebomb Records. Oft-championed alongside Wendy O. Williams, Betsy Bitch, and Doro Pesch as a leading torchbearer for high-power heavy metal frontwomen, LEATHER LEONE is perhaps best known for her outstanding work alongside legendary guitar shredder David T. Chastain—having performed on no less than four of CHASTAIN ‘s full-length albums prior to releasing her solo debut, Shock Waves, in 1989. However, after another stellar outing with CHASTAIN the following…

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Poll: ‘Which Singer Deserves To Be Crowned The Queen Of Metal?’

Poll: ‘Which Singer Deserves To Be Crowned The Queen Of Metal?’

Voting is now closed! After 4,000 votes for Doro came in an extremely short amount amount of time our server was knocked offline by the sheer amount of hits to the poll. Our site received so many votes for her that it crashed our site temporarily.  We had to end the poll prematurely, to get the site back online for everyone! Thanks to everyone who voted! No disrespect to any of the other candidates, as we…

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Chastain Releases New Videos!

Chastain Releases New Videos!

CHASTAIN has just released 2 promotional videos from the upcoming “We Bleed Metal 17” CD/Digital/Vinyl on Pure Steel Records and Leviathan Records Worldwide. European CD and Worldwide Digital release date is August 25. US CD release date September 1. Vinyl release date is September 22. To view their latest videos go direct to youtube at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CaosdgBPTYE&feature=youtu.be https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y3K8a0op1Fs&feature=youtu.be CHASTAIN’s We Bleed Metal 17 is the next generation of the band’s 2015 Cd We Bleed Metal. For more detailed information…

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Chastain Releases Retrospective Album Entitled Chastainium

Chastain Releases Retrospective Album Entitled Chastainium

CHASTAIN has been a force in Metal for over 30 years and CHASTAINIUM is the first album to chronicle the history of the band. 2 tracks from each of the last 8 albums showcases CHASTAIN’s inventive and unique sound. The band originally put together by David T. Chastain and Mike Varney has created some of Metal’s iconic moments. Says band founder and guitarist David T. Chastain, “I thought it was time for a CHASTAIN 101…

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Leather Leone Announces Solo Band and Tour

Leather Leone Announces Solo Band and Tour

Singer Leather Leone has just announced her new solo band, entitled simply as LEATHER: LEATHER LEONE (vocals) VINNIE TEX (guitars) DAEMON ROSS (guitars) THIAGO VELASQUEZ (bass) BRAULIO DRUMOND (drums) New album is in final stages and will be released soon! Leather has already 9 dates confirmed in Europe between end of april and beginning of june, more dates will be confirmed soon! Leone became lead vocalist of the band Chastain. The group was put together…

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Videos of Chastain and Leather Performing Live Together For First Time In 25 Years

Videos of Chastain and Leather Performing Live Together For First Time In 25 Years

Check out these awesome  videos of David T. Chastain and Leather Leone performing together live for the first time in 25 years. Leather Leone (Chastain) “Ruler of the Wasteland” Live! Leather Leone – Vocals, David T. David T Chastain – Guitar, Mike Skimmerhorn – Bass, Les Sharp – Drums Video By James D. Gilmore Photo by Greg Thomas Leather Leone (Chastain) “For Those Who Dare” Live! Leather Leone – Vocals, David T Chastain – Guitar,…

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Chastain And Leather Leone To Perform Live For First Time In 25 Years

Chastain And Leather Leone To Perform Live For First Time In 25 Years

For fans of Leather Leone, David T Chastain and CJSS this will be the last time you can ever see them in concert together on one stage. Solo guitarist Chris Dunnett will open the show. David T Chastainn and Leather Leone will perform together live for the first time in over 25 years on October 8th at Bogart’s in Cincinnati, Ohio. This special performance will be part of the CJSS ‘Last Show on Planet Earth…

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Leather Leone announces solo shows in the US!!!

Leather Leone announces solo shows in the US!!!

Leather Leone, known for her work with David T Chastain, assembled a band together to explore the metal scene on her own. Leather’s activity continues immediately after the latest Chastain release “We bleed metal”Leather has contacted some friends for this journey. The band will consist of David Harbour, (Chastain, King Diamond), Jim Dofka,(Dofka), and Brian Harris, (Darkology).   Leather Leone states “At this time, the set will include material from the seven records with Chastain,…

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Interview with Leather Leone of Chastain

Interview with Leather Leone of Chastain

Chastain is the XSROCK Metal Artist Of The Month for November If you haven’t heard their latest album. It’s a must have for all metal fans! Leather Leone, metal vocalist extraordinaire, talked to us about all things Leather and Chastain. XSROCK: Let’s start with the new album, “We Bleed Metal“. We recently reviewed it and our review stated that this is one of if not the best Chastain album so far. Tell me your thoughts…

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