October 2012 - Blabbermouth Archive

FREEDOM CALL To Release 'Power & Glory' Single

Southern Germany-based melodic metallers FREEDOM CALL will release a digital single, "Power & Glory", containing their best-known "happy metal" tunes on November 2 via SPV/Steamhammer. The single release will coincide with the start of the band's European tour as the support act for LUCA TURILLI'S RHAPSODY. "We can't wait to bring our 'happy metal' to ...

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SERENITY Keyboardist Quits

Austrian symphonic melodic metallers SERENITY have released the following statement: "With great mourning we have to tell you all that [Mario Hirzinger], our dear friend, keyboardist, song and lyrics writer as well as founder of SERENITY leaves the band as of now... "We already knew his decision for quite some time and fully understand Mario's ...

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KING'S X Drummer To Begin Recording New Solo Album In November

KING'S X drummer Jerry Gaskill and Nashville-based songwriter, producer, multi-instrumentalist D.A. Karkos will track drums for Gaskill's solo record in late November with legendary producer/engineer/mixer Michael Wagener at Wagener's WireWorld studio in Nashville. The rest of the record will be recorded at Karkos' Underdog Studio in Nashville. Jerry writes: "One month from today, I will ...

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'Lullaby Versions' Of DEFTONES Favorites Now Available

Twinkle Twinkle Little Rock Star, the company which creates "beautiful lullaby versions of your favorite artists," has just released "Lullaby Versions Of Deftones" via Roma Music Group. "Lullaby Versions Of Deftones" track listing: 01. My Own Summer (Shove It) 02. Digital Bath 03. Hole In the Earth 04. Be Quiet and Drive (Far Away) 05. ...

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VOYAGER: 'The Meaning Of I' Video Released

"The Meaning Of I", the new video from Western Australia's masters of progressive metal experimentation VOYAGER, can be seen below. The song is the title track of the band's fourth full-length album, which came out in October 2011 via Sensory Records. VOYAGER will embark on a tour of the Australian east coast in November, venturing ...

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SERJ TANKIAN: New Video Interview Posted Online

All The Rage TV recently conducted an an interview with singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, poet and political activist Serj Tankian. You can now watch the chat below. Tankian's new solo album, "Harakiri", sold nearly 12,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 29 on The Billboard 200 ...

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