November 2014 - Blabbermouth Archive

ATREYU's New Music Is 'Nothing Short Of Incredible'

Reactivated Southern California metallers ATREYU will release their first material in five years through the Search And Destroy imprint as part of the newly announced joint venture between Raw Power Management and Spinefarm. "We're truly excited for this union," said ATREYU drummer Brandon Saller. "Signing with Spinefarm/Search And Destroy will truly allow us to create ...

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NAPALM DEATH Guitarist MITCH HARRIS To Sit Out Upcoming Shows

British/American grindcore legends NAPALM DEATH have released the following statement: "Due to illness within his family, we would like to announce that [guitarist] Mitch Harris will, unfortunately, not be performing with us for the near future. We stress that this is not a permanent arrangement, although we are unsure exactly when Mitch will return under ...

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OBITUARY's 'Inked In Blood' Cracks U.S. Top 100

"Inked In Blood", the ninth studio album from Florida death metal veterans OBITUARY, sold around 5,200 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 75 on The Billboard 200 chart. The band's last CD, 2009's "Darkest Day", opened with around 1,200 units to landed at position No. ...

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AT THE GATES: 'At War With Reality' Lands On U.S. Chart

"At War With Reality", the comeback album from seminal Swedish metallers AT THE GATES, sold 7,700 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 53 on The Billboard 200 chart. Released on October 28 (one day earlier internationally) via Century Media, the CD was recorded at Studio ...

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ROB HALFORD: JUDAS PRIEST Was 'Excited' About Getting RICHIE FAULKNER Involved In 'Redeemer Of Souls' Songwriting

JUDAS PRIEST singer Rob Halford was recently interviewed on the 105.9 The Mountain radio station in Asheville, North Carolina. You can now listen to the chat using the audio player below. Speaking about the songwriting chemistry between longtime JUDAS PRIEST guitarist Glenn Tipton and the band's latest addition, Richie Faulkner, Halford said: "Richie joined us ...

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