January 2017 - Blabbermouth Archive

METALLICA's JAMES HETFIELD: 'Music Is Therapy For Me'

Germany's Bild magazine conducted an interview with METALLICA frontman James Hetfield on November 17 in Berlin. You can now watch the chat below. A couple of excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On what keeps METALLICA motivated to keep playing music and touring the world: James: "We are four individuals with four very different approaches to ...

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OVERKILL: 'The Grinding Wheel' Track-By-Track Breakdown Part 1 (Video)

The first part of a video track-by-track breakdown of OVERKILL's eighteenth album, "The Grinding Wheel", can be seen below. Due on February 10 via Nuclear Blast, the disc was produced by OVERKILL and mixed by Andy Sneap (MEGADETH, EXODUS, ACCEPT). The artwork was created again by Travis Smith (NEVERMORE, OPETH, SOILWORK, DEATH). "The Grinding Wheel" ...

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SEPULTURA: 'Machine Messiah' Track-By-Track Breakdown Part 1 (Video)

The first part of a video track-by-track breakdown of SEPULTURA's new studio album, "Machine Messiah", can be seen below. Due on January 13 via Nuclear Blast, the disc was produced by the band and Jens Bogren (SOILWORK, OPETH, KATATONIA, AMON AMARTH) of Fascination Street Studios in Örebro, Sweden. The CD's stunning cover artwork was created ...

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METALLICA: Video Recap Of Los Angeles Promotional Tour

A seven-minute video recap of METALLICA's promotional tour in Southern California can be seen below. The clip was filmed between December 12 and December 16, 2016 as the band crisscrossed Los Angeles, appearing on radio, a few podcasts and playing gigs on both "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" and at The Fonda Theatre. METALLICA's latest studio album, ...

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PALLBEARER To Release 'Heartless' Album In March

Nuclear Blast Entertainment has announced the signing of ruminant Arkansas progressive doom quartet PALLBEARER for the territories of Europe, Australia and New Zealand. The band's third record, titled "Heartless", will be released on March 24, 2017. The effort will be made available via Nuclear Blast Entertainment in Europe, Australia and New Zealand and via Profound ...

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BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION Begins Recording Fourth Album

According to a new Facebook post from Glenn Hughes, BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION has entered a Hollywood, California studio to begin recording its much-anticipated fourth album, due later in the year. The supergroup, which features Hughes alongside drummer Jason Bonham (LED ZEPPELIN, FOREIGNER), keyboardist Derek Sherinian (DREAM THEATER, ALICE COOPER, BILLY IDOL) and blues-rock guitarist/vocalist Joe ...

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