February 2012 - Blabbermouth Archive

SCORPIONS Perform On German TV (Video)

German hard rock veterans SCORPIONS performed on the January 30 edition of "TV Total", a German late-night television comedy talk show. The played two songs: the classic SCORPIONS track "Rock You Like A Hurricane" and a cover of the GLORIA JONES song "Tainted Love". Video footage of their appearance can be viewed by following these ...

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SIX FEET UNDER Mixing New Album

Florida-based death metallers SIX FEET UNDER are currently mixing their new album at Audiohammer studios in Sanford, Florida with producer Mark Lewis (THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER, WHITECHAPEL, DEVILDRIVER, TRIVIUM). The band's frontman, Chris Barnes, writes on Twitter, "The new SIX FEET UNDER CD is sounding fucking unbelievable!! [The] mix [is] almost done!!" When ...

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GOJIRA: New Photos From Rehearsal Studio

Drummer Mario Duplantier of French progressive metallers GOJIRA has posted several photos from the band's current rehearsal sessions on the group's official web site. You can also see them below. GOJIRA's new album will be released later in the year via the band's new record label, Roadrunner Records. The CD was recorded at ...

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TWISTED SISTER Frontman Shooting Norwegian Commercial

TWISTED SISTER frontman Dee Snider is in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida filming a Norwegian commercial "in full TWISTED SISTER regalia." Snider says, "Today [Thursday, February 2] I reenact the famous 'We're Not Gonna Take It' spin where the kid turned into me." Snider also posted a photo from the commercial shoot (see below) along with the ...

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ARCH ENEMY's MICHAEL AMOTT Talks Gear In New Video Interview

RotoSound, the British guitar and bass string manufacturing company, conducted an interview with guitarist Michael Amott of Swedish/German extreme metallers ARCH ENEMY when the band played at the Christmas Metal Festival in December 2011 in Geiselwind, Germany. You can now watch the chat below. ARCH ENEMY will embark on a headlining tour of Japan in ...

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Former OPETH Drummer's SOEN: 'Savia' Video Released

"Savia", the first-ever video from SOEN — the project featuring Swedish drummer Martin Lopez (ex-OPETH, AMON AMARTH), bassist Steve DiGiorgio (SADUS, TESTAMENT, DEATH, ICED EARTH), vocalist Joel Ekelöf (WILLOWTREE), and guitarist Kim Platbarzdis — can be seen below. The clip was helmed by director Patric Ullaeus of Revolver Film Company, who has previously worked with ...

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JUDAS PRIEST Guitarist RICHIE FAULKNER Interviewed At NAMM (Video)

Michael Berger of Engl TV conducted an interview with new JUDAS PRIEST guitarist Richie Faulkner at the 2012 NAMM (National Association Of Music Merchants) show, a massive music-products convention that took place January 19-22 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California. You can now watch the chat below. In a 2011 interview with Ultimate-Guitar.com, ...

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