February 2012 - Blabbermouth Archive

BANGALORE CHOIR To Release 'Metaphor' In April

American/German hard rock band BANGALORE CHOIR will release its third album, "Metaphor", on April 27 via AOR Heaven. The group currently consists of original members David Reece (vocals; ex-ACCEPT), Curtis Mitchell (guitar) and Danny Greenberg (bass), alongside German guitarist/producer Andy Susemihl and drummer Rene Letters. According to a press release, "Metaphor" features some collaborative efforts ...

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ARCH ENEMY To Headline Philippines' 'Pulp Summer Slam'

Swedish/German extreme metallers ARCH ENEMY will headline the annual Pulp Summer Slam festival on April 28 at the Amoranto Stadium, Quezon City in Manila, Philippines. Also scheduled to appear are AUGUST BURNS RED, BLESSTHEFALL, DARKEST HOUR, PERIPHERY and WE CAME AS ROMANS. The lineup will be supported by six more bands which are yet to ...

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PARADISE LOST: Making Of 'Tragic Idol' - Part 2 (Video)

The second and final short conceptual studio report clip that will give you some additional insight into the making of "Tragic Idol", the forthcoming album from British gothic metal pioneers PARADISE LOST, can be seen below. The band was holed up in The Chapel studios in Lincolnshire, England, recording the CD and in the first ...

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ARCHITECTS: New Album Cover Artwork Unveiled

British metallers ARCHITECTS have completed work on their new album, "Daybreaker", to be released on May 28 in Europe and June 5 in North America via Century Media Records. The follow-up to "The Here And Now" was produced by the band with John Mitchell and Ben Humphreys at Outhouse Studios (ENTER SHIKARI, YOU ME AT ...

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ENGEL: New Album Release Date Announced

Gothenburg, Sweden-based metallers ENGEL will release their third album, "Blood Of Saints", on May 18 via Season Of Mist. The CD was recorded at Antfarm studios in Aabyhøj, Denmark. According to the group, the new album "is going to be a good mixture between both [previous ENGEL efforts] 'Threnody' [2010] and 'Absolute Design' [2007], but ...

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SLASH: Fifth 'Apocalyptic Love' Studio Webisode Released

The fifth in a series of webisodes featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the making of "Apocalyptic Love", the second solo album from the iconic, Grammy-winning rock guitarist and songwriter Slash, can be seen below. Due out May 22 on Slash's own label Dik Hayd International distributed through EMI, the disc will follow his 2010 debut album, ...

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