February 2013 - Blabbermouth Archive

GERM BOMB Returns With 'Sound Of Horns'

Gothenburg, Sweden-based rockers GERM BOMB return with their second album, "Sound Of Horns", out now through Heavy Steel Records (tape edition) from Portugal. The CD version of the effort will be released soon via the Chinese label Area Death Productions. According to a press release, the follow-up to "Infected From Birth" "contains eight tracks of ...

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XANDRIA Announces New Bassist

German symphonic metallers XANDRIA have recruited Steven Wussow (DOMAIN, SHYLOCK, ILLECTRONIC ROCK) as their new bassist. Wussow (pictured below), 32, will make his live debut with XANDRIA in April and May when the band is scheduled to perform in Russia, Belarus, Argentina and Brazil. Comments the bassist: "On stage I feel at home and it's ...

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BRIAN 'HEAD' WELCH Interviewed By NIKKI SIXX (Audio)

Former KORN guitarist and current LOVE & DEATH frontman Brian "Head" Welch made an in-studio appearance last week on the "Sixx Sense" radio show hosted by MÖTLEY CRÜE/SIXX: A.M. bassist Nikki Sixx. You can now listen to the 15-minute chat below. LOVE & DEATH's debut album, "Between Here & Lost", sold around 4,200 copies in ...

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LAMB OF GOD Frontman's Manslaughter Trial Begins

LAMB OF GOD frontman Randy Blythe has returned to the Czech Republic to stand trial on charges of manslaughter in the death of a fan at a Prague concert more than two years ago. The court originally had three months to set a trial date after announcing on December 3, 2012 that Blythe was officially ...

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DE LA CRUZ: 'Cherry Bomb' Video Released

"Cherry Bomb", the new video from Australian rockers DE LA CRUZ, can be seen below. The song comes off the band's debut full-length album, "Street Level", which will be released on March 22 in Europe and March 26 in North America via Frontiers Records. Hailing from the Gold Coast, Australia, DE LA CRUZ is easily ...

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Former ANTHRAX Guitarist ROB CAGGIANO Joins VOLBEAT

Former ANTHRAX guitarist Rob Caggiano has joined Danish metal rock 'n' rollers VOLBEAT. Caggiano served as producer on VOLBEAT's latest album, "Outlaw Gentlemen & Shady Ladies", alongside longtime production partner Jacob Hansen, who produced and mixed the band's prior four albums. Caggiano's other producer credits include THE DAMNED THINGS, BLEEDING THROUGH and ANTHRAX, and he ...

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