October 2012 - Blabbermouth Archive

ENSLAVED: Audio Samples Of Entire 'RIITIIR' Album Available

Audio samples of all the tracks that appear on "RIITIIR", the twelfth studio album from Norwegian progressive extreme metallers ENSLAVED, can be streamed in the YouTube clip below. The CD will be released in North America on October 9 via Nuclear Blast Records. The track listing for the "RIITIIR" European and North American digipak is ...

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Reunited DARK AT DAWN Releases New EP

The reunited original lineup of the German metal band DARK AT DAWN has released a new EP in digital form. Entitled "Noneternal" the effort is the band's first sign of life after five years of silence. The EP consists of four brand new songs and will be made available as a physical CD at the ...

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THE RESISTANCE Recruits Session Bassist

THE RESISTANCE, the Sweden-based metal band featuring former members of IN FLAMES, THE HAUNTED and GRAVE, has recruited Claudio Oyarzo, the guitarist in the progressive metal band MINORA, as its new session bassist. THE RESISTANCE recently parted ways with bassist Alex Losbäck Holstad (ex-DESPITE, DECAMERON, CARDINAL SIN). The band's song "Eye For An Eye" is ...

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AEON: 'Aeons Black' Lyric Video Released

Swedish death metal overlords AEON will release their fourth studio offering, "Aeons Black", on November 20 via Metal Blade Records. The mammoth 15-track effort was recorded at Empire Studio in Östersund, Sweden, engineered, mixed and mastered by Ronnie Björnström (Garageland Studios) and featuring cover art by Kristian "Necrolord" Wåhlin (BATHORY, AT THE GATES, DISSECTION, EMPEROR). ...

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PHILIP ANSELMO On His Upcoming Autobiography: 'It's Not Just A PANTERA Book'

Philip Anselmo (DOWN, PANTERA, ARSON ANTHEM, SUPERJOINT RITUAL) and BloodyDisgusting.com writer Corey Mitchell recently secured a deal with Jeremie Ruby-Strauss, senior editor at Simon & Schuster's Gallery Books imprint, for Anselmo's autobiography, which will tentatively be titled "Mouth For War: Pantera, Pain, & Pride - Heavy Metal Highs, Drugged Out Lows, & The Battle For ...

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EXTOL Documentary In The Works

Animidas Productions is making a feature-length documentary about the Norwegian metal band EXTOL. Directed by Åsmund Janøy, the film will focus on the history of the band (1993 – present), and will reveal, among other things, the reason the band suddenly, and without any explanation, disappeared in 2007. In addition, it will document the making ...

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