December 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

JOE STUMP Completes Work On New Instructional DVD, Solo Album

Guitar virtuoso Joe Stump (HOLYHELL, REIGN OF TERROR) has completed work on his new instructional DVD, entitled "Shred Guitar 101". He says, "I think it'll be very useful learning tool for players on many levels and it'll be released by the Shred Academy early next year." In other news, Stump has finished recording his new ...

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SCORPIONS Guitarist Talks 'Comeblack', Farewell Tour

SCORPIONS released "Comeblack" on November 4 via Sony. The CD features 13 tracks, seven of the band's biggest hits re-recorded, plus a half dozen cover versions of songs by some of the artists who inspired the legendary German rockers. "We started to work out the songs last year in January and February and we noticed ...

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MOTÖRHEAD Mainman's Christmas Greeting (Video)

Bassist/vocalist Ian Fraser "Lemmy" Kilmister of MOTÖRHEAD recorded a short Christmas video message for the readers of Finland's Soundi magazine when the band performed at Pakkahuone in Tampere on December 17, 2011. You can now see it below. As previously reported, MOTÖRHEAD returned to the stage on November 12 at Hammersmith Apollo in London, U.K. ...

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OTARGOS: 'Worship Industrialized' Video Released

"Worship Industrialized", the new video from French black metallers OTARGOS, can be seen below. This is the second clip from the band's new album, "No God No Satan", that was directed by Federico Anastasi (Undeci | Decimi). The video shows an avant-garde view of a post-apocalyptic world where ideas such as the stock market and ...

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INTO ETERNITY Continuing Work On New Music; Vinyl Reissues On The Way

Canadian label War On Music Records will issue several albums by Regina, Saskatchewan-based Canadian extreme progressive metallers INTO ETERNITY for the first time ever on vinyl. "Dead Or Dreaming" (2001), "Buried In Oblivion" (2004) and "Scattering Of The Ashes" (2006) will be made available, each as a limited LP release, starting in early spring 2012. ...

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