January 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

EDDIE VAN HALEN, Son Attend VALERIE BERTINELLI's Wedding

According to People.com, Eddie Van Halen and son Wolfgang, 19, attended the wedding of Eddie's ex-wife (and Wolfgang's mother) Valerie Bertinelli, who married her boyfriend of seven years, financial planner Tom Vitale, on Saturday (January 1) at the couple's Malibu, California home. Bertinelli was in attendance when Eddie Van Halen married Janie Liszewski, ...

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BATTLELORE: Second Five-Minute 'Doombound' Teaser Posted Online

The second five-minute teaser for "Doombound", the sixth full-length album from Finnish fantasy metallers BATTLELORE, can be viewed below. The CD will be released on the following dates: Jan. 26 - Spain, Finland, Sweden Jan. 28 - Germany, Austria, Switzerland, BeNeLux, Italy Jan. 31 - rest of Europe Feb. 08 - Canada, U.S. "Doombound" features ...

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ARTIZAN: Third Studio Clip Posted Online

U.S. melodic power metallers ARTIZAN have released the third in a series of "studio clips" (see below) which they plan to unveil before the release of their new album. ARTIZAN recently finished recording its first CD with legendary producer Jim Morris (ICED EARTH, DEATH, CANNIBAL CORPSE, JAG PANZER). The cover artwork was created by fantasy ...

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VOLTURYON Signs With UNITED GUTTURAL

Swedish death metalers VOLTURYON will release their sophomore album, "Coordinated Mutilation", in February via United Guttural Records. The CD contains 10 tracks recorded at Black Lounge and Abyss studios by Jonas Kjellgren (CARNAL FORGE, SCAR SYMMETRY, CENTINEX) and features "gruesome" artwork and layout by Lukasz Jaszak ("Lords Of Chaos" book, BLOOD RED THRONE, WITCHMASTER). The ...

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GEORGE LYNCH: Footage Of Anchorage Clinic Available

Legendary guitarist George Lynch (LYNCH MOB, DOKKEN, SOULS OF WE) took part in a clinic on December 3, 2010 at Mammoth Music in Anchorage, Alaska. Video footage of his appearance can be viewed below. With a career spanning more than thirty years, George has recorded over twenty albums, toured the entire globe many times, and ...

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SLUMBER Calls It Quits

Swedish melodic doom/death metallers SLUMBER have officially called it quits. The group's long-awaited new album, "Resonance", has been re-titled "Skylight" and will be released in the fall under the new band moniker ATOMA. ATOMA (MySpace page) features former SLUMBER keyboardist/vocalist Ehsan Kalantarpour alongside Rickard Insulander, Siavosh Bigonah and Markus Hill, among others. In ...

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