November 2012 - Blabbermouth Archive

SISTER SIN Singer Discusses Vocal Surgery, New Album (Audio)

On November 24, Rustyn Rose of Metalholic.com conducted an interview with vocalist Liv Jagrell of Swedish heavy rockers SISTER SIN. You can now listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. Earlier this week, Jagrell underwent surgery to remove nodules on her vocal cords. As a result, the band was forced to cancel all ...

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JON OLIVA To Release First-Ever Solo Album

JON OLIVA'S PAIN and SAVATAGE mastermind Jon Oliva will release first-ever solo album in early 2013 via AFM Records. Drum recordings for the CD will begin mid-December at the Morrisound Studios in Tampa, Florida. Commented JON OLIVA'S PAIN drummer/producer Christopher Kinder: "Jon has assembled a collection of ideas from the past 4-5 years and wants ...

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MPIRE OF EVIL Performs Acoustic Versions Of VENOM Classics (Video)

MPIRE OF EVIL (formerly PRIMEVIL) — the band formed in 2010 by ex-VENOM members Jeff "Mantas" Dunn (guitar) and Tony "The Demolition Man" Dolan (bass, vocals) — performed an acoustic set of VENOM covers earlier today (Friday, November 30) at the Discpier Nippombashi shop in Osaka, Japan. The group's setlist was as follows: 01. Black ...

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Former OBSCENITY Vocalist Launches SHELLSHOCK

Former OBSCENITY frontman Oliver Jauch has launched a one-man project called SHELLSHOCK. All instruments and vocal parts are performed by Jauch himself. According to a press release, "the sound of SHELLSHOCK is influenced by bands like BOLT THROWER and SIX FEET UNDER." A rehearsal recording of the song "Thunderbolt" can be streamed below.

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THE DARKNESS On Yahoo! Music: Acoustic Performance, Interview

British rockers THE DARKNESS recently stopped by Yahoo! Music to play acoustic versions of the songs "I Believe In A Thing Called Love", "Every Inch Of You" and "Love Is Not The Answer". The band also sat down for an in-depth interview. Check out the footage below. THE DARKNESS's third studio album, "Hot Cakes", was ...

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SOILWORK: New Album Artwork, Track Listing Unveiled

"The Living Infinite", the ninth studio album and first dual-disc release by Swedish melodic metal maestros SOILWORK, will be unleashed on February 27 in Asia (via license to Marquee Records), in Europe on March 1, and in North America on March 5 through Nuclear Blast Records. Produced by Jens Bogren (OPETH, AMON AMARTH, BLOODBATH), the ...

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