October 2010 - Blabbermouth Archive

POISONBLACK Completes Work On New Five-Song Demo

POISONBLACK — the Finnish band featuring former SENTENCED frontman Ville Laihiala — has finished recording a five-song pre-production demo for the group's upcoming album. Ville said, "I am happy about the way they are starting to build up." POISONBLACK will enter Antfarm Studio in Århus, Denmark in January 2011 with producer Tue Madsen (THE HAUNTED, ...

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GLENN DANZIG To Host MTV2's 'Headbangers Ball'

Glenn Danzig, the man at the forefront of the hardcore/dark metal movement for nearly three decades, will host MTV2's "Headbangers Ball" on Monday, November 1. The episode, which airs at 3 a.m. ET/PT (technically Tuesday morning), will feature the following videos: * SUPERJOINT RITUAL - "Dress Like A Target" * DANZIG - "Crawl Across Your ...

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ENFORCER Films 'Midnight Vice' Video

Swedish heavy metallers ENFORCER have finished filming a new music video for the song "Midnight Vice" in Stockholm, Sweden. The clip was shot with famed director Patric Ullaeus (DIMMU BORGIR, IN FLAMES, SONIC SYNDICATE) and sees the bandmembers doing what they do best — rocking out in a typical Swedish bar and around the city ...

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FORBIDDEN Interviewed At 'Omega Wave' Listening Party (Video)

Hella Jenn conducted an interview with reactivated San Francisco Bay Area thrashers FORBIDDEN on Friday, October 22 at the listening party for the band's new album, "Omega Wave", at Soundwave Studios in Oakland, California. You can now watch the chat below. "Omega Wave" was released in Europe on October 22 and in North America on ...

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ASSASSIN Taps Producer HARRIS JOHNS For New Album

Reactivated German thrashers ASSASSIN will release their new album, "Breaking The Silence", in February 2011 via SPV/Steamhammer Records. The CD was recorded with veteran metal producer Harris Johns, who has previously worked with VOIVOD, KREATOR and SODOM, among many others. In other news, ASSASSIN's spring 2010 concerts in Japan were professionally filmed for a future ...

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GORGOROTH: New Album Studio Report

Norwegian black metallers GORGOROTH have entered drummer Tomas Asklund's Monolith Studio to begin recording their as-yet-untitled new full-length album for a late 2011 release via Regain Records. Also being completed during the same sessions is a re-recording of the band's third album, "Under The Sign Of Hell", which is expected to surface early next year. ...

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XANDRIA To Play First Show With New Singer In January

German goth metallers XANDRIA will perform the first concert with their soon-to-be-announced new female singer at the "Classic Meets Pop" event on January 7, 2011 at the Seidensticker Halle in Bielefeld, Germany. The band states, "As the main act of the show, XANDRIA will play one of their songs with the Bielefeld Philharmonic Orchestra (XANDRIA ...

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THE QUILL: Two New Songs Available For Streaming

Two new songs from Sweden's THE QUILL"Bring It On" and "Medicine" — are available for streaming using the ReverbNation TuneWidget below (click on "Songs" tab). Four years after the release of the group's most recent studio album, THE QUILL is ready to once again spread its musical gospel. We are talking heavy rock ...

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