January 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

MONARCH: Three Songs Released

MONARCH, the new band featuring drummer David Kinkade (BORKNAGAR), guitarist Marco Martell (MALEVOLENT CREATION, DIVINE EMPIRE) and vocalist Jarret Roberts of Chicago's KASTASYDE, has made its first three songs from its upcoming EP, "Fear - Hate - Love & Pain", available for streaming via the group's official YouTube channel. Check out the "The Grand Scheme", ...

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GODSIC: First Two Songs Released

GODSIC, the new band featuring former CONSTRUCDEAD and current CARNAL FORGE members, has released the first two songs from its upcoming debut album, "As The Heavens Burn". Check out the tracks "Scars Inside" and "Premeditation" below. Both songs were mixed and mastered by Petri Kuusisto (CARNAL FORGE, DIE DIVINE), who makes a a guest appearance ...

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DEATH: 'The Sound Of Perseverance' Reissue Artwork Unveiled

DEATH's seventh and final album, "The Sound Of Perseverance", will be reissued on February 15, 2011 in North America (February 21 internationally) via Relapse Records. The first in a series of official DEATH reissues slated for 2011, "The Sound Of Perseverance" has been remastered and expanded to include a second disc of previously unreleased demo ...

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OVERCOME Back On FACEDOWN RECORDS

OVERCOME, the Phoenix, Arizona-based Christian hardcore band led by Jason Stinson, has inked a new deal with Facedown Records. The partnership between OVERCOME and Facedown Records goes all the way back to the birth of the label in 1997, and now OVERCOME is back to release a new album on Facedown. Entitled "The Great Campaign ...

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Former DEMIRICOUS Members Launch GAUSS

GAUSS, the new project featuring two former members of the Indianapolis, Indiana death/thrash metal band DEMIRICOUS — guitarist Scott Wilson and drummer Chris Cruz — will release a 12-minute song called "Empty Frames" via the group's web site on January 11, 2011. A press release states, "If you like DEMIRICOUS... you will hate ...

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MORGOTH Confirmed For Germany's ROCK HARD Festival

Resurrected German death metallers MORGOTH have been confirmed for this year's installment of the Rock Hard festival, set to take place June 10-12, 2011 at the Amphitheater in Gelsenkirchen, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows (in alphabetical order): AGENT STEEL ANACRUSIS ATLANTEAN KODEX DISBELIEF ENFORCER ENSLAVED EPICA IN SOLITUDE METAL INQUISITOR ...

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SLIPKNOT DJ SID WILSON Releases 'Hearts That Race' Video

"Hearts That Race", the new Blunt Headed-directed video from SLIPKNOT DJ Sid Wilson, can be viewed below. The song comes off Wilson's solo album, simply entitled "Sid", which was mixed by Ross Robinson (KORN, SLIPKNOT), and Tobias Lindell (EUROPE, MUSTASCH) and mastered by Chris Gehringer (CEE-LO GREEN, DRAKE, RIHANNA). Due mid-January, the CD marks Wilson's ...

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THE OCEAN Mainman Interviewed By LA MUSIC BLOG

Shannon Joy of the LA Music Blog recently conducted an interview with THE OCEAN guitarist Robin Staps. A couple of excerpts from the chat follow below. LA Music Blog: This has been an insanely busy year for the band. You released two incredible albums, both inspired by philosophies somewhat challenging Creationism. So how ...

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