.

Avenged Sevenfold Frontman Addresses Album Backlash

05-29-2018
.
Avenged Sevenfold

Avenged Sevenfold frontman M Shadows addressed the backlash the band faced for their surprise album "The Stage" and believes the tide has changed with people's feelings about the record.

He spoke with here for their latest issue and they revealed part of the conversation online. He said of the effort, "I think it will stand the test of time in terms of Avenged's legacy and I think that at some point it will be a lot of people's favorite record.

"I just think that when you're in the middle of the process of writing a record and you know that things are going to be a little complex or a little over people's heads, then you've got to know that a backlash is coming. And it did. But you know that going into it. I just wish that we didn't do so many crazy things at once."

He added: "I feel that all of the initial backlashes that we've had, people have grown into it. They try it on and see how it fits. The backlash to City Of Evil was insane - and then the next one was insane because it wasn't City Of Evil. The next one was actually fine because Jimmy had died. We didn't get much of a backlash because I think that people felt bad for us. But then when Hail To The King came out, there was a huge backlash.

"The different thing on the backlash with The Stage, though, was it was the first time that we had a great critical response and more of a fan backlash."

Avenged Sevenfold MP3s, CDs, DVDs and more

Avenged Sevenfold T-shirts and Posters

More Avenged Sevenfold News

Share this article

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Pin it Share on Reddit email this article


Related Stories


Avenged Sevenfold Answer Backlash With New Version Of 'Mad Hatter' 2018 In Review

Avenged Sevenfold Answer Backlash With New Version Of 'Mad Hatter'

Avenged Sevenfold M Shadows Reveals Good News Following Surgery

Avenged Sevenfold Stream New Song And EP Coming This Week

Avenged Sevenfold Forced To Cancel North American Tour

Avenged Sevenfold, Godsmack, NIN Lead Louder Than Life Lineup

Avenged Sevenfold Recording New Song For Next Call Of Duty

Avenged Sevenfold Frontman Addresses Album Backlash

Avenged Sevenfold Announce End of the World Summer Tour

Avenged Sevenfold, Rob Zombie, Marilyn Manson Lead Heavy Montreal



advertisement

advertisement


Follow Us: Facebook Twitter Feeds

Contact Us - Privacy - antiMusic Email - Why we are antiMusic

Copyright© 1998 - 2019 Iconoclast Entertainment Group All rights reserved.

Please click here for legal restrictions and terms of use applicable to this site. Use of this site signifies your agreement to the terms of use.