February 2013 - Blabbermouth Archive

DARK TRANQUILLITY Completes Recording New Album

Swedish melodic death metallers DARK TRANQUILLITY have completed recording their tenth studio album, "Construct", for a May 27 release via Century Media Records. The CD will be mixed by Jens Bogren (PARADISE LOST, OPETH, KATATONIA) at his Fascination Street studios in Örebro, Sweden. Commented the band: "Friends! Today is exactly three months before the release ...

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ARMORED SAINT Singer Comments On 'Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance' Involvement

John Bush (ARMORED SAINT, ANTHRAX), Jason Miller (GODHEAD) and Howard Jones (KILLSWITCH ENGAGE) are among the musicians who performed at the launch event for Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance on February 18 at GameStop at Universal CityWalk in Universal City, California. Award-winning film, TV and video game composer Jamie Christopherson ("Lost Planet", "Spiderman: Web of Shadows") ...

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HYPOCRISY To Tour North America With KRISIUN, ABORTED, ARSIS

Swedish death metallers HYPOCRISY will return to North America once again this May for a headlining tour in support of their upcoming album, "End Of Disclosure". Joining them will be Brazilian brothers in death KRISIUN, Belgian gore-grinders ABORTED, and technical-melodic-death-masters ARSIS. AUTUMN'S END and STARKILL will provide additional support on select shows. Commented HYPOCRISY mainman ...

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KYLESA: New Song Available For Streaming

Savannah-based quintet KYLESA will release its new album, "Ultraviolet", on May 24 in Europe and May 28 in North America via Season Of Mist. The follow-up to "Spiral Shadow" was recorded at The Jam Room in Columbia, South Carolina, with the band's guitar player/songwriter and sought-after producer, Phillip Cope (BARONESS, BLACK TUSK), once again overseeing ...

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WOLFCHANT: 'Embraced By Fire' Digipak Preview

German epic pagan metallers WOLFCHANT will release their new album, "Embraced By Fire", on March 1 via NoiseArt Records. According to the band, the follow-up to 2011's "Call Of The Black Winds" is "the most elaborate and detailed album in our band history so far! We've made sure to create catchy and interesting song structures ...

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CARCASS: New Album Details Revealed

Reactivated British extreme metal legends CARCASS have set "Surgical Steel" as the title of their first studio album in 17 years, to e released later this year via an as-yet-undetermined record label. The band's first studio outing since 1996's "Swansong" will be the first to feature new drummer Dan Wilding (ABORTED, TRIGGER THE BLOODSHED) and ...

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