Stu Block Of Iced Earth Talks “Incorruptible” Album, Longevity In Metal Music

Ghost Cult caught up with Stu Block, the phenomenal singer of Iced Earth at The Gramercy Theatre in New York City recently to discuss his career, his time in Iced Earth, the longevity of the band, all the ways veteran bands can make things easier for their career’s over time, singing and care for one’s voice, and much more. Special thanks to Stu and Iced Earth for their time. Videography and photos by Omar Cordy of OJC Photography. Continue reading

Iced Earth – Incorruptible

Since forming Iced Earth (formerly known as Purgatory) over thirty years ago, it’s fair to say that mainman Jon Schaffer has presided over his fair share of changes in personnel. The sole remaining member of the original line-up, since 1985, the singer/rhythm guitarist is now onto his seventh lead guitarist, tenth drummer (Brent Smedley now in his fourth separate term), eighth bass player, and fifth lead vocalist. Continue reading

Iced Earth Debuts New Song – Seven Headed Whore

Iced Earth recently confirmed that their new album, Incorruptible, will be hitting stores on June 16th via Century Media. What can we expect? Jon Schaffer previously said this about the upcoming record, “I have a very strong gut feeling about this, and so does everybody in the band, that this is one of the really special ones. So I put it up there with ‘The Dark Saga’ [1996], ‘Something Wicked This Way Comes’ [1998], ‘Dystopia’ [2011] — it’s in that league of records — so it’s really gonna be something special, man. I know musicians always say that, but there is something going on here, so it’s cool. We’re all very excited about it.

Are you ready to hear a new song? Hell yes you are! Continue reading

Iced Earth Reveals The Release Date And Cover Artwork For Incorruptible

Iced Earth has finally confirmed that their new album, Incorruptible, will be hitting stores on June 16th. Continue reading

Iced Earth Details And Performs Incorruptible Live

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Iced Earth is currently out on the MTV Headbangers Ball Tour in Europe with Kataklysm, Ensiferum and Unearth, and they’ve brought some new material with them. Continue reading