March 2013 - Blabbermouth Archive

SICK OF IT ALL: New Video Interview With LOU KOLLER

Heavy music presenter Christina Rowatt of Soundwave TV conducted an interview with vocalist Lou Koller of New York hardcore legends SICK OF IT ALL during this year's Soundwave festival in Australia. You can now watch the chat below. "Nonstop", an album of re-recorded SICK OF IT ALL classics, came out in October 2011 via Century ...

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WARBEAST: New Video Interview Posted Online

Stubble conducted an interview with guitarist Bobby Tillotson (a.k.a. "J.R." ) of Texas thrashers WARBEAST before the band's January 20 concert at the Regency Ballroom in San Francisco, California. You can now watch the chat below. Casey Orr (RIGOR MORTIS, GWAR) will join WARBEAST as their fill-in bassist while on the road this spring with ...

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DEATHDESTRUCTION: First Two Studio Webisodes Available

Swedish metallers DEATHDESTRUCTION recorded their sophomore album, tentatively titled "Death Is The Winner", between November 17, 2012 and January 10 2013 at Bohus Sound studios in Kungälv, Sweden with producer Roberto Laghi (IN FLAMES, HARDCORE SUPERSTAR, LOK, SONIC SYNDICATE). Laghi also mixed the CD, whose sound is described by the new DEATHDESTRUCTION singer Tony Jelencovich ...

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MIDNATTSOL Working On New Album

German/Norwegian folk metal band MIDNATTSOL — which features in its ranks vocalist Carmen Elise Espenaes (the younger sister of LEAVES' EYES singer Liv Kristine) — is working on a new studio album for a late 2013 release. The group's only live appearance of 2013 will take place on April 5-6 at the Ragnarök Festival in ...

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NIGHTWISH Wins Two EMMA Awards

Finnish symphonic metallers NIGHTWISH were honored in the "Metal Album Of The Year" and "Band Of The Year" categories at this year's Emma Gaala (Finnish Grammy equivalent), which was held on March 1 at Barona Areena in Espoo, Finland. Other "Metal Album" nominees were MOKOMA ("180 Astetta"), TERVEET KÄDET ("Musta Hetki"), and STAM1NA ("Nocebo"). Video ...

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COMPRESSORHEAD Robots Perform AC/DC Classic On German TV

Video footage of Fingers and Stickboy of the three-robot act COMPRESSORHEAD performing a cover version of the classic AC/DC song "TNT" on the German TV program "Die Bülent Ceylan Show" can be seen below. COMPRESSORHEAD, which hails from Germany and consists of guitarist Fingers, bassist Bones and drummer Stickboy, plays a selection of well-known covers. ...

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DISTURBED Frontman's DEVICE: Trailer For Debut Album Released

A two-minute trailer for the forthcoming self-titled debut album from DEVICE, the industrial-style project featuring DISTURBED frontman David Draiman and former FILTER guitarist Geno Lenardo, can be seen below. "Device" is due out April 9 and features guest appearances from AVENGED SEVENFOLD singer M. Shadows, SYSTEM OF A DOWN vocalist Serj Tankian, RAGE AGAINST THE ...

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