February 2012 - Blabbermouth Archive

SLASH Interviewed By SOUNDWAVE TV (Video)

Heavy music presenter Christina Rowatt of Soundwave TV conducted an interview with the iconic, Grammy-winning rock guitarist and songwriter Slash after his surprise guest appearance with ALTER BRIDGE on the song "Rise Today" this past Sunday night (February 26) at the Soundwave Festival in Sydney, Australia. You can now watch the chat below. ALTER BRIDGE ...

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MNEMIC: Fourth Studio Webisode Available

Danish modern metallers MNEMIC recently entered Antfarm studios in Aabyhøj, Denmark with longtime producer Tue Madsen (THE HAUNTED, HIMSA, SICK OF IT ALL) to begin recording their new album for a June release via Nuclear Blast Records. The fourth in a series of webisodes featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the recording sessions can be seen below. ...

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DREAMING DEAD To Release 'Midnightmares' In April

Los Angeles-based progressive/melodic death metal act DREAMING DEAD will release its sophomore album, "Midnightmares", on April 20. The follow-up to 2009's "Within One" "showcases DREAMING DEAD's ability to meld elements of black, death, thrash and Chuck Schuldiner-inspired progressive metal into one thought-provoking and intense sonic assault," according to a press release. "Midnightmares" was recorded in ...

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BLIND GUARDIAN: Sixth Episode Of 'Guardian TV' Available

German power metallers BLIND GUARDIAN have posted the sixth episode of Guardian TV in which they field questions submitted by their fans on Facebook. Check it out below. Clocking in at 3 minutes and 58 seconds, episode 6 of Guardian TV answers the following questions: 1. Unlike many other bands, you've consistently grown and developed. ...

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BARREN EARTH: 'The Rains Begin' Video Released

"The Rains Begin", the new video from Finnish progressive death metallers BARREN EARTH, can be seen below. The song comes off the band's sophomore full-length album, "The Devil's Resolve", which will be released in North America on March 13 via Peaceville Records. The effort will be made available on CD and vinyl, with artwork provided ...

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'Metalheads - The Global Brotherhood' Photography Book Due In March

"Metalheads - The Global Brotherhood", a new book by Jörg Brüggemann about the lives and passion of heavy metal fans around the world captured in vivid images, will be released in March via the German publisher Gestalten. The official book description: "Heavy metal is a phenomenon. Although this musical genre is still ridiculed by many, ...

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