February 2013 - Blabbermouth Archive

VAN CANTO Re-Signs With NAPALM RECORDS

After the release of 2011's "Break The Silence" and the headlining tour through seven European countries in support of the album, German "a cappella metal" band VAN CANTO — which consists of five singers and one drummer (no guitars, no bass, no keyboards) — took a break from live performances. They used the time to ...

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DEBAUCHERY Signs With MASSACRE RECORDS

Massacre Records has announced the signing of Germany's death metal warmachine DEBAUCHERY. 10 years of constant warfare have made DEBAUCHERY even more brutal and sinister. Battlefields all over the world, from Russia to China, all across Europe were left victorious. Most of the well-known festivals — Wacken, Summer Breeze, With Full Force — were destroyed. ...

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THY ART IS MURDER: First 'Hate' Track-By-Track Breakdown Video

"Hate", the second album from Australia's hottest new extreme metal export THY ART IS MURDER, will be released in the U.S. on April 2 and in Europe on April 5 via Nuclear Blast Entertainment, the new U.S. partnership between Nuclear Blast owner Markus Staiger and former Roadrunner Records A&R chief Monte Conner. The CD was ...

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DORO PESCH Interviewed In Tempe (Video)

The Age Of Metal conducted an interview with German metal queen Doro Pesch after her February 23 performance at Rocky Point Cantina in Tempe, Arizona. You can now watch the chat below. Pesch's latest album, "Raise Your Fist", sold 585 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The CD landed at ...

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BLACK VEIL BRIDES Fans Speak Out

Following some extremely informative studies into the fans of Skrillex, Ed Sheeran and ONE DIRECTION, trainee musicologist Josh Haddow of Noisey, Vice magazine's music channel, is back to continue his investigation into what types of people listen to particular types of music. This time he heads to Brixton, London, to look into the phenomenon that ...

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DEMONICAL: Second 'Darkness Unbound' Studio Video Report

The second in a series of webisodes featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the making of "Darkness Unbound", the fourth full-length album from Swedish death metallers DEMONICAL, can be seen below. The CD is being recorded at Necromorbus studios in Alvik, Sweden for a tentative summer release. Regarding the musical direction and visual presentation of "Darkness Unbound", ...

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SOCIETY To Film 'Lifeless' Video

SOCIETY 1 will shoot a video for the track "Lifeless" next week in downtown Los Angeles. The song comes off the band's new EP, "Screams Of A Sadist", which is being produced by Raymond Herrera (FEAR FACTORY, ARKAEA, 3VOLUTION) and engineered by Jeremy Blair (FEAR FACTORY, DEVILDRIVER, ZAKK WYLDE, GUNS N' ROSES). Joining founding SOCIETY ...

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MOTÖRHEAD Recording New Album

MOTÖRHEAD has entered the studio with longtime producer Cameron Webb to begin recording the follow-up to 2010's "The Wörld Is Yours" for a tentative late summer release. Songtitles set to appear on the CD include "Outsider" and "Silence When You Speak to Me". A photo from the studio can be seen below. MOTÖRHEAD released "The ...

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