October 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

NITROGODS Signs With SPV/STEAMHAMMER

NITROGODS, the German rock and roll band featuring guitarist Henny Wolter (THUNDERHEAD, PRIMAL FEAR, SINNER), drummer Klaus Sperling (FREEDOM CALL, PRIMAL FEAR) and bassist/vocalist Claus "Oimel" Larcher, has inked a deal with Steamhammer/SPV. The group's self-titled debut album will be released on the following dates: Germany: February 24, 2012 Rest Of Europe: February 27, 2012 ...

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ACE FREHLEY Falls Off Stage At New York City Concert (Video)

Video footage of original KISS guitarist Ace Frehley falling off stage while playing his guitar solo on October 26 during the second of his two headlining performances at the B.B. King Blues Club & Grill in New York City can be viewed below (Frehley's fall occurs around the 2:48 mark). Ace's current solo touring band ...

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AXEL RUDI PELL To Enter Studio In November

German guitarist AXEL RUDI PELL and his band singer Johnny Gioeli, drummer Mike Terrana , keyboard player Ferdy Doernberg and bassist Volker Krawzak will enter the studio in late November with engineer and co-producer Charlie Bauerfeind to record their next album titled "Circle Of The Oath". Commented Axel Rudi Pell: "I'm more than excited! I ...

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BLOTTED SCIENCE: 'Vermicular Asphixiation' Video Available

BLOTTED SCIENCE the forward-thinking, progressive metal act featuring guitarist/mastermind Ron Jarzombek (WATCHTOWER, TERRESTRIAL EXILED, SPASTIC INK), bassist Alex Webster (CANNIBAL CORPSE, HATE ETERNAL), and new arrival, drummer Hannes Grossmann (OBSCURA, TERRESTRIAL EXILED) has posted the "Vermicular Asphixiation" visual companion piece, the second in a series of four videos in conjuction with their newly released "The ...

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TRILLIUM: 'Coward' Video Released

"Coward", the new video from TRILLIUM, the metal project masterminded by American singer/songwriter Amanda Somerville, can be seen below. The song comes off the band's debut album, "Alloy", which will be released on November 1 in North America (three days later in Europe) via Frontiers Records. "Alloy" is a collection of songs that's charged with ...

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IN FLAMES: 'Where The Dead Ships Dwell' Video Released

"Where The Dead Ships Dwell", the new video from Swedish metallers IN FLAMES, can be seen below. The clip was once again helmed by director Patric Ullaeus of Revolver Film Company, who has previously worked with DIMMU BORGIR, LACUNA COIL, SONIC SYNDICATE and KAMELOT, among others. IN FLAMES will release the "Where The Dead Ships ...

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CORROSION OF CONFORMITY Signs With CANDLELIGHT RECORDS

Candlelight Records has announced the signing of CORROSION OF CONFORMITY to a worldwide deal. Since early this year, the band featuring the esteemed "Animosity" lineup of vocalist/bassist Mike Dean, guitarist Woody Weatherman, and drummer/vocalist Reed Mullin has been working with long-time producer John Custer. Now nearly complete, their still-untitled eighth studio album is planned for ...

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SYMPHONY X, ICED EARTH To Join Forces For North American Tour

SYMPHONY X and ICED EARTH will join forces for a North American co-headlining tour in early 2012. The 30-plus-date trek will kick off on January 31 in Hartford, Connecticut and conclude on March 11 in Clifton Park, New York. Support on the trek will come from WARBRINGER. "I'm excited to tour with SYMPHONY X," ICED ...

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