January 2013 - Blabbermouth Archive

STRATOVARIUS: New Video Interview Posted Online

Berlin Metal TV recently conducted an interview with STRATOVARIUS vocalist Timo Kotipelto and keyboardist Jens Johansson. You can now watch the chat below. STRATOVARIUS' new album, "Nemesis", will be released on February 22 via earMUSIC. The CD will be made available as a standard 11-track edition as well as 13-track special edition. A taste of ...

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ADRENALINE MOB To Release 'Covertá' Covers EP In March

ADRENALINE MOB — the band featuring drummer Mike Portnoy (DREAM THEATER, AVENGED SEVENFOLD), SYMPHONY X frontman Russell Allen, guitar virtuoso Mike Orlando (SONIC STOMP) and DISTURBED bassist John Moyer — will release "Covertá", an eight-track EP featuring cover versions of some of the group's favorite songs, on March 12. Longtime fans of Portnoy are aware ...

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HEAVEN SHALL BURN To Release 'Veto' In April

German death metal and hardcore fusionists HEAVEN SHALL BURN will release their new album, "Veto", via Century Media Records on the following dates: Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Norway: April 19 Rest Of Europe: April 22 Australia, New Zealand, Finland: April 26 USA, Canada: April 30 Comments HEAVEN SHALL BURN guitarist Maik Weichert: "We cannot wait to ...

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INANIMATE EXISTENCE: 'Transcendent Absorbtion' Video Released

"Transcendent Absorbtion", the new Nikko DeLuna-directed video from San Francisco Bay Area technical death metallers INANIMATE EXISTENCE, can be seen below. The song comes off the band's debut CD, "Liberation Through Hearing", which was released last July via Unique Leader Records. Recorded in March 2012 at Castle Ultimate Studios with producer Zack Ohren (DECREPIT BIRTH, ...

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EVILE To Enter Studio This Weekend

British thrashers EVILE will enter the studio this weekend to begin recording their as-yet untitled fourth full-length album. The band will once again be working with producer Russ Russell at Parlour Studios in Kettering. Comments EVILE drummer Ben Carter: "EVILE are pleased to announce we'll be back in the studio this weekend to begin recording ...

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Sweden's 220 VOLT Is Back!

Veteran Swedish hard rockers 220 VOLT have announced their return with a new lineup and material. The band has been writing and recording demos for a couple of months and plans for to release some new music this spring. A full album will surface in the fall. 220 VOLT describes its new songs as "as ...

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PRISTINA Returns With Second Album

"Hopeless * Godless", the second full-length album by PRISTINA, is set for a February 26 release on The Path Less Traveled Records. From Connecticut, PRISTINA grabbed the underground's ear in 2010 with the release of their debut full-length, "The Drought (Ov Salt And Sorrow)", released on French label Trendkill. A review by Cosmo Lee in ...

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