Video: DragonForce's Sam Totman Interviewed In Toronto

 
Back in October, when DragonForce came to North America for a pair of intimate shows with new frontman Marc Hudson, guitarist Sam Totman was interviewed by Canadian site PureGrainAudio while the group was in Toronto. In the interview, Totman discusses how Hudson was recruited, talks a little bit about the band's next studio album (due out in 2012), and more.
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Video: Dragonforce Talk Stupid Interview Questions, Weird Gigs And More

 
The UK metal mag Terrorizer recently visited the studio where DragonForce are preparing their fifth studio album for an early 2012 release, and shot this video of bassist Frederic Leclerq and guitarist Herman Li. The two men discuss the weirdest gigs the band has ever played, the fastest (non-DragonForce) song they've ever played, their least favorite interview question (hint: Guitar Hero), and more.
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Video: DragonForce's Herman Li Talks Video Games

 
DragonForce guitarist Herman Li was interviewed by Canadian sports website The Score when the band was in Toronto on their brief North American tour, which introduced new vocalist Marc Hudson to US and Canadian audiences. In the clip below, Herman talks about the video games he's been playing lately, including Battlefield 3 and the latest iteration of Mortal Kombat. Here's the video: DragonForce are currently preparing their yet-untitled fifth studio album for an early 2012 release..
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11 Essential Roadrunner Titles On Sale On iTunes!

 
The iTunes Store is currently offering dozens of metal albums for only $7.99 each, and 11 Roadrunner titles, some classic and some brand-new, are among them. Here are the titles that are currently available for this low price: Cavalera Conspiracy, Blunt Force Trauma DragonForce, Ultra Beatdown Killswitch Engage, As Daylight Dies King Diamond, Abigail Machine Head, The Blackening Mercyful Fate, Don't Break the Oath Mercyful Fate, Melissa Opeth, Heritage Sepultura, Chaos A.D. Slipknot, Iowa (original version; click here to get the 10th Anniversary deluxe edition) Trivium, In Waves.
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Making Memories: Classic Roadrunner Live Albums

 
Story by Leonard Pierce Live albums can be a tricky proposition. The worst of them are cheap cash-ins, inessential releases for collectors only; but at their best, they come close to replicating the unforgettable atmosphere of actually being there when a great band hits a groove in front of an energetic and responsive audience.
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Video: 5 Questions For DragonForce's Dave & Fred

 
After we finished asking DragonForce bassist Frédéric Leclerq and drummer Dave Mackintosh serious questions about the band's new vocalist and upcoming studio album, we asked them five more questions about stuff like road food, clothes, and national stereotypes. Here are their answers on those subjects, and a few others as well.
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DragonForce's Herman Li And Sam Totman Interviewed By A Nine-Year-Old

 
DragonForce guitarists Sam Totman and Herman Li were interviewed by Sam Stewart-Panko when the band played Toronto on October 20. Astute metal fans will recognize that last name, but maybe not the first name; that's because Sam Stewart-Panko is the nine-year-old son of prominent metal journalist Kevin Stewart-Panko, and a major DragonForce fan.
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Review And Photos From DragonForce's Toronto Performance

 
LithiumMagazine.com sent writer/photographer Mike Bax to DragonForce's performance at the Toronto Opera House on Thursday, October 20 - their first North American show with new vocalist Marc Hudson, since the band had to cancel their planned October 18 Los Angeles gig - and a full review and some terrific photos can be seen at this link. Bax writes, "Because of this L.A. cancellation, what Toronto wound up getting was the very first North American appearance of DragonForce with their new vocalist in place.
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