November 2016 - Blabbermouth Archive

CIVIL WAR Feat. Ex-SABATON Members: 'Tombstone' Video Premiere

The Owe Lingvall-directed video for the song "Tombstone" from CIVIL WAR — the Swedish metal band featuring former SABATON members Rikard Sundén (guitar), Daniel Mullback (drums) and Daniel Mÿhr (keyboards) alongside singer Patrik Johansson (ASTRAL DOORS, LION'S SHARE), and guitarist Petrus Granar — can be seen below. The track is taken from CIVIL WAR's third ...

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DAVE MUSTAINE: 'When NICK MENZA Died, It Broke My Heart'

When MEGADETH performs at the Revolver Music Awards (formerly Revolver Golden Gods) on December 13 at Webster Hall in New York City, the band's set will include a tribute to its former drummer Nick Menza, who passed away this past May. During last night's (Tuesday, November 1) press conference at Saint Vitus in Brooklyn, New ...

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GHOST's Follow-Up To 'Meliora' Will Be A 'Darker' Album

One of the Nameless Ghouls from Swedish occult rockers GHOST was interviewed on the October 31 edition of "Whiplash", the KLOS radio show hosted by Full Metal Jackie. You can now listen to the chat using the widget below. A few excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On the lyrical and musical themes that will be ...

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METALLICA Performs New Song 'Atlas, Rise!' Live For First Time (Video)

METALLICA performed its new song "Atlas, Rise!" live for the first time last night (Tuesday, November 1) at Hipódromo de los Andes in Bogotá, Colombia. Professionally filmed video footage of the performance can be seen below. "Atlas, Rise!" is the third cut to be released from METALLICA's forthcoming album, "Hardwired... To Self-Destruct", due for release ...

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GWAR Performs On 'The Howard Stern Wrap-Up Show' (Audio)

For the first time ever, GWAR invaded the Howard Stern compound on Monday, October 31 to perform on "The Howard Stern Wrap-Up Show". The band played two songs, the "Battle Maximus" track "Madness At The Core Of Time" and a special surprise that Stern fans will immediately recognize: a cover of "Silver Nickels And Golden ...

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Video Premiere: FREEDOM CALL's 'Metal Is For Everyone'

"Metal Is For Everyone", the new video from German melodic metallers FREEDOM CALL, can be seen below. The song is taken from the band's forthcoming studio album, "Master Of Light", due on November 18 via Steamhammer/SPV. The effort will be made available as a digipak, double color vinyl version and as a digital download. FREEDOM ...

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RICHARD FORTUS: I've Rehearsed More In Last Year With GUNS N' ROSES Than In Previous 14 Years Put Together

In a wide-ranging interview seen in the video below, GUNS N' ROSES guitarist Richard Fortus shares his long history with Gretsch guitars and discusses his involvement in the band's current "Not In This Lifetime" reunion tour. Fortus, who joined GUNS N' ROSES in 2001 and became the band's longest-serving post-Slash guitarist, says: "I've been playing ...

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