March 2013 - Blabbermouth Archive

TOMMY LEE Sued By Photographer

Photographer Freddy Hernandez, a resident of Palm Beach County, has filed a lawsuit against MÖTLEY CRÜE drummer Tommy Lee. Attorney Robert Dixon of the Law Offices of Robert Dixon is representing the plaintiff. The lawsuit alleges that on July 7, 2012, Lee was at a public beach in Palm Beach County, Florida. Hernandez was also ...

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PIERCE THE VEIL: New Video Interview Posted Online

Music Feeds conducted an interview with the California-based progressive post-hardcore band PIERCE THE VEIL at this year's Soundwave festival in Australia. You can now watch the chat below. PIERCE THE VEIL's third album, "Collide With The Sky", sold 27,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to land at position No. ...

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JASON NEWSTED, MIKE MUSHOK: The Chophouse Porch Jam

Video footage of guitarist Mike Mushok of Massachusetts rockers STAIND and former METALLICA/VOIVOD bassist Jason Newsted jamming together on the porch of Newsted's house in Walnut Creek, California on February 23 can be seen below. "Metal", the debut EP from Jason's new project, dubbed simply NEWSTED, sold around 6,200 copies in the United States in ...

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COREY TAYLOR Interviewed On New Zealand's 3 NEWS (Video)

Journalist David Farrier of New Zealand's 3 News conducted an interview with STONE SOUR and SLIPKNOT frontman Corey Taylor on February 21 in Auckland, New Zealand. You can now watch the chat below. Taylor performed with FOO FIGHTERS mainman Dave Grohl as part of a new band called the SOUND CITY PLAYERS on January 18 ...

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NO MAN EYES Signs With MIGHTY MUSIC

Italian metallers NO MAN EYES has inked a deal with Mighty Music. The band's debut album, "Hollow Man", will be released on June 10. NO MAN EYES was founded in Genova in 2011 from the ashes of the Italian power/heavy metal band GRAVEYARD GHOST. Soon after GRAVEYARD GHOST's breakup, the group's guitarist Andrew Spane and ...

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MASTERPLAN: 'Novum Initium' Cover Artwork Unveiled

Multinational melodic metallers MASTERPLAN will release their new album, "Novum Initium", on April 26 via AFM Records. The CD's cover artwork can be seen below. The band last month filmed a video for the song " Keep Your Dream Alive" in the Luftverteidigungsbunker Erndtebrück, also called "Bunker Erich." A photo of MASTERPLAN's new lineup can ...

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AMORAL Begins Recording New Album

Helsinki, Finland-based hard rockers AMORAL entered the studio today to begin recording their sixth album, due later this year via The End Records. The drums for the CD — which will feature an all-star cast of Finnish music industry people — are being recorded at Sound Supreme studios in Hämeenlinna with Janne Saksa. Then the ...

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WARDRUNA: Second 'Yggdrasil' Trailer Released

Viking folk music constellation WARDRUNA — which features multi-instrumentalist Einar "Kvitrafn" Selvik, Kristian "Gaahl" Espedal (ex-GORGOROTH, GOD SEED), and vocalist Lindy Fay Hella — will release its second album, "Yggdrasil", on March 15 in Norway, on March 25 in the rest of Europe and on April 2 in North America via Indie Recordings. "Yggdrasil" is ...

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AMORPHIS: 'Hopeless Days' Lyric Video Released

Finnish melancholic dark metal forerunners AMORPHIS have set "Circle" as the title of their eleventh album, due on April 19 via Nuclear Blast Records. Production and mixing duties for the follow-up to 2011's "The Beginning Of Times" were handled by HYPOCRISY and PAIN mastermind Peter Tägtgren, who has previously worked with such bands as CHILDREN ...

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