January 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

TROUBLE Taps Producer BILL METOYER For New Album

Chicago-based doom metal legends TROUBLE are in the studio working on their ninth album for a tentative summer release. The as-yet-untitled CD is being helmed by Bill Metoyer, who has produced albums from SLAYER, D.R.I., SACRED REICH and CORROSION OF CONFORMITY, among others, and has worked with TROUBLE in the past. Also involved in the ...

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ARCH ENEMY: More 'Khaos Legions' Studio Footage Posted Online

More behind-the-scenes footage from the recording sessions for "Khaos Legions", the forthcoming album from Swedish/German extreme metallers ARCH ENEMY, can be viewed below. The CD was tracked at Sweet Spot Studio in the south of Sweden with engineer Rickard Bengtsson (who produced 2005's "Doomsday Machine") and is scheduled for a May release via Century Media ...

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LYNCH MOB: Michigan Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of LYNCH MOB's January 28, 2011 performance at the Token Lounge in Westland, Michigan can be viewed below. LYNCH MOB's current touring lineup consists of legendary guitarist George Lynch (DOKKEN, SOULS OF WE), original DOKKEN drummer "Wild" Mick Brown, vocalist Oni Logan and current RATT bassist Robbie Crane. The group is playing ...

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CAVALERA CONSPIRACY: 'Blunt Force Trauma' CD/DVD Edition Detailed

CAVALERA CONSPIRACY — the project featuring former SEPULTURA members Max (guitar, vocals) and Igor Cavalera (drums) — will release its sophomore album, "Blunt Force Trauma", on March 28 not only as a standard CD but also as an "awesome" CD/DVD package. "Blunt Force Trauma" was once again tracked with Logan Mader (ex-MACHINE HEAD/SOULFLY guitarist), who ...

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CLAYMORE Signs With UNSEEN MUSIC For Compilation Project

Bulgarian black metallers CLAYMORE have inked a deal with the U.S. label Unseen Music Group, LLC for future compilation project. The songs "Gift Of Hate" and "Near Death Experience", the personal favorites of Unseen owner Bernie L. Simpson (a.k.a. D.Monic Method), will be featured. In the meantime, the band is putting the finishing touches on ...

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THE AMENTA: 'V01D' Trailer Released

As a teaser for the upcoming enormous multimedia release "V01D", Sydney, Australia's extreme metal unit THE AMENTA has released a short trailer of one aspect of this audio/visual behemoth. A small snapshot of a professionally recorded, multi-camera live gig, to be released on "V01D" in its entirety, the trailer shows the aggression and precision of ...

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SUIDAKRA: 'Book Of Dowth' Cover Artwork Unveiled

German melodic folk/death metallers SUIDAKRA will release their tenth album, "Book Of Dowth", on March 25 via AFM Records. The CD was recorded at Gernhart Studio in Siegburg, Germany with producer Martin Buchwalter. Famous Belgian graphic artist Kris Verwimp once again created the cover artwork and lyrical concept. Inspired by the darker side of Celtic ...

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SPREAD EAGLE Announces New Lineup

Reunited hard rockers SPREAD EAGLE have announced the addition of guitarist Dennis Kimak (who has been collaborating with the band since 2008) and drummer Rik De Luca to the group's ranks. SPREAD EAGLE's next live appearance will take place on February 12 at Dingbatz in Clifton, New Jersey. SPREAD EAGLE in 2006 completed the "Back ...

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