December 2012 - Blabbermouth Archive

Classic DEATH ANGEL Song Featured In Carl's Jr. Commercial

The title track of DEATH ANGEL's classic 1987 debut album, "The Ultra-Violence", is featured in the commercial for the new Jalapeño Turkey Burger at Carl's Jr. , the American fast-food restaurant chain which predominantly operates in the Western and Southwestern states. You can watch the 30-second spot below. The new Carl's Jr. Jalapeño Turkey Burger ...

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DUFF MCKAGAN'S LOADED: Eleventh 'The Taking' Episode Posted Online

The eleventh and final episode of "The Taking", the series starring DUFF MCKAGAN'S LOADED — the band led by VELVET REVOLVER/ex-GUNS N' ROSES bassist Duff McKagan — can be seen below. The 11 vignettes tell a tale of totally bizarre adventures, imprisoned band members, and kids-size ice cream cones. Helmed by Seattle filmmaker and documentarian ...

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LIVING SACRIFICE Begins Recording New Album

Christian metallers LIVING SACRIFICE have entered Fellowship Hall Sound studios in Little Rock, Arkansas with producer (and DEMON HUNTER guitarist) Jeremiah Scott to begin recording their new album for an early 2013 release. LIVING SACRIFICE's "In Finite Live" DVD was released in December 2011. The disc features professionally filmed and recorded multi-camera footage of the ...

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SOLITUDE AETURNUS Guitarist Pays Tribute To MIKE SCACCIA

John Perez of Texas doom metal veterans SOLITUDE AETURNUS has released the following statement to BLABBERMOUTH.NET regarding the passing of MINISTRY and RIGOR MORTIS guitarist Mike Scaccia: "I am by no means the official spokesperson for the Dallas/Fort Worth metal scene, but I feel compelled to speak a few words about this all-too-shocking event. "Scaccia ...

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SEVENTH WONDER Bassist Promises New Studio Album In 2013

Bassist Andreas Blomqvist of the Stockholm, Sweden-based progressive metal band SEVENTH WONDER, which features in its ranks current KAMELOT singer Tommy Karevik, has issued the following year-end update: "This time of year, I normally write a little something, so I figured I would do that again this year. "2012 sure was a different year for ...

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ANTHRAX Guitarist Talks About His Upcoming Spoken-Word Tour

After the success of his London Garage show last month, ANTHRAX guitarist Scott Ian will embark on a full spoken-word, Metal Hammer-sponsored U.K. tour in May/June. The 16-date trek, dubbed "Speaking Words", will give him a chance to air some of the stories accrued over a 30-plus-year career as a touring musician. "It's something I've ...

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AMON AMARTH Completes Writing New Album

Swedish death metallers AMON AMARTH have issued the following year-end update: "We want to thank everyone that has supported and helped us in 2012. "2013 will be another intense year for AMON AMARTH, and looks like it will be slightly unpredictable and mischievous… "We've just finished writing all the songs for the next full-length album, ...

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