Tag Archives: Jill Janus

Huntress’ Jill Janus fills in for Johan Hegg at Amon Amarth show

Posted by on January 19, 2015

[youtube]http://youtu.be/qUVO50qPRNU[/youtube] It ain’t easy being Johan Hegg. First of all, there’s gotta be a lot of beard upkeep happening, but as the frontman of Amon Amarth, he also has to maintain his voice. While on tour with opening act Huntress in Plymouth, England, Hegg blew out his voice, and was unable to sing for the […]

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Here’s Huntress’ Jill Janus throwing up naked [UPDATE]

Posted by on January 25, 2014

Food poisoning, it’s a bitch. Apparently, Huntress had to cancel their show in Germany tonight due to frontwoman Jill Janus taking ill. In a post on their Facebook page (since removed), the singer left an apology to those fans for missing the show – and a picture of her worshipping the porcelain god wearing nothing […]

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Huntress and Battlecross Exceed Indiegogo Campaign Goals for Mayhem Tour

Posted by on June 26, 2013

[youtube]http://youtu.be/TjhuNFP1gD8[/youtube] In recent months, crowd-funding has been drastically changing the way the music industry operates. Canadian prog group Protest the Hero funded their upcoming album entirely through an incredibly successful Indiegogo campaign. Within a few days, the band had exceeded their goal of $125,000, with the current amount of money raised being almost three times […]

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Huntress Singer Jill Janus’ Top 5: Vocalists

Posted by on June 3, 2013

This summer is going to be a big one for Huntress. First, the group is going to release their sophomore album Starbound Beast, which features a single co-written by Lemmy Kilmister himself, on July 2 via Napalm Records. Then they’ll spend the rest of the summer on Mayhem Fest, leading them to launch their own […]

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Huntress Reveal Lemmy-Penned First Single From New Album

Posted by on May 17, 2013

What would the ultimate compliment be for a girl asking iconic Motorhead frontman Lemmy Kilmister to write lyrics for her? If he turned in a song called “I Want to Fuck You to Death.” That’s exactly what happened with Huntress singer Jill Janus, and the song is the first single from the band’s sophomore album Starbound […]

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Huntress Vocalist Jill Janus Talks About Paganfest, Debut Album, Influences

Posted by on April 10, 2012

Attendees to this year’s Paganfest have been pleasantly surprised by opening act, Huntress. While the band’s debut album, Eight of Swords (Napalm) doesn’t get its national release until May 8, their blend of traditional metal and thrash has undoubtedly perked up more than a few show concertgoers’ ears from beneath their viking helmets. Much of that […]

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