December 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

SKEW SISKIN Announces New Bassist

German female-fronted rockers SKEW SISKIN have announced the addition of bassist Jan Le Grow to the group's ranks. SKEW SISKIN states, "Jan has the right attitude and fits in the band both musically and personally." During SKEW SISKIN's bassist search, the band re-released some of the cover songs it recorded, including MOTÖRHEAD's "Boogeyman" and THE ...

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JUDAS PRIEST's Farewell World Tour With Meyer Sound MILO (Video)

JUDAS PRIEST, one of the most renowned and influential heavy metal groups, has embarked on what the band is calling its final world tour, with abundant support from Meyer Sound equipment and supplier Major Tom Limited. JUDAS PRIEST's "Epitaph" tour has included Europe, South America, Mexico, and 35 stops in Canada and the U.S. The ...

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CHEVELLE Interviewed On 93.7 KCLB Rocks! (Audio)

On December 9, Kevin Conklin of the 93.7 KCLB Rocks! radio station (web site) conducted an interview with the alternative hard rock trio CHEVELLE. You can now listen to the chat using the SoundCloud player below. CHEVELLE's sixth album, "Hats Off To The Bull", sold 43,000 copies in the United States in its ...

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BIOHAZARD's BILLY GRAZIADEI Featured In RALEK GRACIE's 'Ginagi' Video

Guitarist/vocalist Billy Graziadei of the seminal New York City hardcore/metal band BIOHAZARD is featured in the "Ginagi" music video from MMA fighter Ralek Gracie, from the legendary Gracie family. Check it out below. 26-year-old Ralek has been producing music for over 10 years but is just now dropping his debut album, "Ginagi". The entire effort ...

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DRAKKAR: 'When Lightning Strikes' Audio Teaser Available

Italian epic power metallers DRAKKAR will release their new album, "When Lightning Strikes", on January 16, 2012 via My Kingdom Music. The CD — which was recorded and mixed at Elnor Studio by Mattia Stanciou (LABYRINTH, CROWN OF AUTUMN) and mastered at House Of Audio by Jürgen Lusky (ANGRA, PINK CREAM 69) — is once ...

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BRIAN POSEHN Performs 'More Metal Than You' With MASTICATOR (Video)

Video footage of comedian/actor Brian Posehn performing his song "More Metal Than You" with the band MASTICATOR during his comedy set on December 8, 2011 at the Culture Room in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida can be seen below. "More Metal Than You" comes off Posehn's latest stand-up comedy album, "Fart And Wiener Jokes" (Relapse Records), which ...

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Former SWARM OF THE LOTUS Members Launch GRAVEN

Three former members of the Baltimore-based sludge/thrash/hardcore act SWARM OF THE LOTUS have joined forces with vocalist Jason Borowy in a brand new project called GRAVEN. The band states, "[Jason] is an old friend as well as a sick vocalist and has played in local Baltimore area bands, which some of you may remember, DEADLAMB, ...

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TRIVIUM Guitarist Talks 'In Waves' Video In New Interview

Rock Bunny TV recently spoke to guitarist Corey Beaulieu of Florida metallers TRIVIUM about the video for "In Waves", the title track of their latest album, which came out this past August via Roadrunner Records. You can now check out the chat below. TRIVIUM will join forces with Swedish metallers IN FLAMES for a co-headining ...

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