The Loudest Blog in the Planet. A No Non-sense blog about rock and metal music.

Tuesday, December 2, 2008

Women of Metal: Cristina Scabbia

Cristina Adriana Chiara Scabbia (born June 6, 1972 in Milan, Italy) is one of the two vocalists in the Italian gothic metal band Lacuna Coil. She also writes an advice column in the popular rock magazine Revolver, alongside musician Vinnie Paul. Scabbia has said that the biggest compliment that a fan could pay her would be to remark on her vocal abilities.Scabbia has a contralto vocal range. -- from

Some Trivia on Cristina Scabbia:

* Scabbia is the only female to receive a "Metal Icon" award at the annual Metal Hammer Golden Gods Awards.[9]
* She is featured on the covers of Revolver magazine's first and second annual The Hottest Chicks In Metal issues. [10]
* Scabbia was also on the cover of Rolling Stone Italy's August 2006 issue.[11]
* Scabbia has been dating Slipknot/Stone Sour guitarist Jim Root since 2004, when they met during the Ozzfest tour taking place that year.

Cristina Scabbia information on

Cristina Scabbia
Cristina Scabbia
Cristina Scabbia
Cristina Scabbia