January 2014 - Blabbermouth Archive

DARKNESS DIVIDED Signs With VICTORY RECORDS

Victory Records has announced the signing of San Antonio's DARKNESS DIVIDED. The four-piece is quickly making a name for itself through heavy DIY touring — including major festivals such as Cornerstone and Sonshine. DARKNESS DIVIDED vocalist Gerard Mora comments: "We are incredibly stoked to be a part of the Victory Records family! "We've always been ...

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TRANSPORT LEAGUE: 'A Diezel Smelling Aftershock' EP Audio Samples

Reunited Swedish heavy rockers TRANSPORT LEAGUE will release a three-song EP titled "A Diezel Smelling Aftershock" on February 10 through frontman Tony Jelencovich's (DEATHDESTRUCTION, B-THONG, MASSIVE AUDIO NERVE, MNEMIC, ICON IN ME) Hoffa Communications. The EP will be released digitally but will also be made available in physical form as a 300-handnumbered-copies limited edition. The ...

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CLUTCH Recording Song For 'Record Store Day' Seven-Inch Single

Maryland rockers CLUTCH have entered Magpie Cage Recording Studio in Baltimore, with producer J. Robbins (THE SWORD, COLISEUM) to record the song "Run, John Barleycorn, Run" for a seven-inch single, to be released as part of this year's Record Store Day on April 19. Video footage from the studio can be seen below. Founded in ...

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ATRIARCH Signs With RELAPSE RECORDS

Relapse Records has announced the signing of Portland, Oregon blackened death/doom quartet ATRIARCH. The band will enter the studio in June with producer Billy Anderson (SLEEP, EYEHATEGOD, AGALLOCH) to record its third full-length effort for a late 2013 release. Says ATRIARCH: "It is an honor to be joining the ranks of Relapse Records. We are ...

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MATT SORUM'S FIERCE JOY: 'Stratosphere' Cover Artwork Unveiled

"Stratosphere", the new solo album from former GUNS N' ROSES drummer Matt Sorum, will be released in March via Rok Dok Recordings under the MATT SORUM'S FIERCE JOY banner. The cover artwork for the effort can be seen below. Sorum told RollingStone.com about his upcoming CD: "It's much more introspective than my usual heavy rock ...

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