December 2010 - Blabbermouth Archive

AMARANTHE Confirmed For Belgium's METAL FEMALE VOICES FEST

AMARANTHE (formerly AVALANCHE) — the new project featuring Olof Mörck (NIGHTRAGE, DRAGONLAND), Jake E (ex-DREAM EVIL, DREAMLAND), Andy Solveström (WITHIN Y, EVILDOER, CIPHER SYSTEM), Morten Lowe Sorensen (THE ARCANE ORDER, SUBMISSION) and Johan Andreassen (ex-ENGEL) — has been confirmed for next year's edition of the Metal Female Voices Fest, set to take place October 21-23 ...

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YNGWIE MALMSTEEN: 'Relentless' First-Week Sales Revealed

"Relentless", the new album from the legendary Swedish guitarist Yngwie Malmsteen, sold around 1,600 copies in the United States in its first week of release. Yngwie's previous CD, "Perpetual Flame", opened with around 2,000 units back in October 2008, according to Nielsen SoundScan. Released on November 22 via Malmsteen's own Rising Force Records, "Relentless" contains ...

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STAIND Frontman Goes Country On 'Town Line' Solo Debut

Country music comes naturally for Aaron Lewis. It's something the STAIND frontman grew up with. It's something that he comes back to. It's something that inspires him. It's something that's in his blood. Hints of that are present in the stripped honesty and acoustic melodies of STAIND hits such as "Outside", "It's Been Awhile" and ...

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KAMELOT Bassist Joins THE EVIL AMIDST

KAMELOT bassist Sean Tibbetts has joined THE EVIL AMIDST, the South Florida-based "all-star" death metal band featuring members of MALEVOLENT CREATION, HATE PLOW and KULT OV AZAZEL. But fear not, KAMELOT fans — Tibbetts will remain in KAMELOT, pulling "double duty." Commented THE EVIL AMIDST guitarist Gio Geraca: "Sean has been a longtime friend and ...

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ONSLAUGHT: 'Sounds Of Violence' Track Listing Revealed

U.K. thrash metal veterans ONSLAUGHT will release their fifth album, "Sounds Of Violence", via AFM Records on the following dates: Japan: January 12 Europe: January 28 USA: February 8 The track listing for the effort is as follows: 01. Into The Abyss (intro) 02. Born For War 03. The Sound Of Violence 04. Code Black ...

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THE GARDNERZ Signs To ABYSS RECORDS

Swedish doom/death metal act THE GARDNERZ has inked a deal with Abyss Records. The band's debut album, "The System Of Nature", is due in early 2011. 01. The Art Of Suffering 02. Lady In The Grave 03. Your Final Solution 04. Born To Consume 05. Incident 06. Shift In Thought 07. Flaw In The Axiom ...

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