February 2012 - Blabbermouth Archive

COMPOS MENTIS Is Still Alive

Danish melodic death metallers COMPOS MENTIS have issued the following update: "It has been a while since our last update, and it is time for you to know what is going on in the COMPOS MENTIS camp. "Shortly after the release of [COMPOS MENTIS' third album] 'Our Kingdom Of Decay' [in June 2009], half of ...

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DARKEST HOUR: New Video Interview Posted Online

Tricia Weight of "Interviews From The Edge" conducted an interview with guitarists Mike Schliebaum and Mike Carrigan of Washington D.C. metallers DARKEST HOUR on February 9 at the Masquerade in Atlanta, Georgia during the band's North American tour with MACHINE HEAD and SUICIDE SILENCE. You can now watch the chat below. DARKEST HOUR recently parted ...

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STRAIGHT LINE STITCH: New Lineup Unveiled

The first photo of the new lineup of the Knoxville, Tennessee-based female-fronted metal/hardcore act STRAIGHT LINE STITCH can be seen below. STRAIGHT LINE STITCH 2012 is: Alexis Brown - Vocals Jason White - Bass Ian Shuirr - Drums Kris Hawkins - Guitar Nathan Palmer - Guitar STRAIGHT LINE STITCH bassist Jason White told

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QUEENSRŸCHE Drummer, Ex-YNGWIE MALMSTEEN Singer Guest On HEADLESS Singles

Vocalist Göran Edman (JOHN NORUM, YNGWIE J. MALMSTEEN) and Scott Rockenfield's (QUEENSRŸCHE, SLAVE TO THE SYSTEM) "licensed signature drumming" appear on the two new singles from reactivated '90s Italian heavy metal band HEADLESS. The first single, "Primetime", was released on December 14, 2011, and can be purchased on iTunes and Amazon. The second track, "Sink ...

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MORBID ANGEL Drummer Offering Private Lessons

Acclaimed extreme-metal drummer Tim Yeung (MORBID ANGEL, DIVINE HERESY, VITAL REMAINS, HATE ETERNAL) is available for private drum lessons within the Los Angeles area as well as studio work throughout the year, schedule permitting. He can also offer lessons while he is on the road. Interested parties can contact Tim at [email protected] With the inspiration ...

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LAMB OF GOD Bassist Interviewed In Tokyo (Video)

Metalship conducted an interview with bassist John Campbell of Richmond, Virginia metallers LAMB OF GOD when the band performed in Tokyo on February 22 as part of their Asian tour. You can now watch the chat in two parts below. LAMB OF GOD's seventh album, "Resolution", sold around 52,000 copies in the United States in ...

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TRIVIUM Guitarist Talks Gear In New Video Interview

Premier Guitar's Rebecca Dirks conducted an interview with guitarist Corey Beaulieu of Florida metallers TRIVIUM on February 21 when the band performed at House of Blues in Chicago, Illinois as part of their North American co-headlining tour with IN FLAMES. You can now watch the chat below. TRIVIUM's latest album, "In Waves", sold 22,000 copies ...

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SOCIETY 1: 'Kill Me' Video Released

SOCIETY 1's new video, "Kill Me", which was directed by Amy Sampson and SOCIETY 1 frontman Lord Zane, can be viewed below. The first song from the group's upcoming EP, "Screams Of A Sadist", signals "a return to the earlier industrial roots of SOCIETY 1 yet the video breaks new ground conceptually compared to previous ...

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