March 2013 - Blabbermouth Archive

GOD OF ATHEISTS: New Video Footage From The Studio Posted Online

GOD OF ATHEISTS, the Norwegian extreme metal project led by Asgeir Mickelson (SARKE, SPIRAL ARCHITECT, BORKNAGAR, TESTAMENT), is currently recording its debut album for release later in the year. The CD will feature appearances by Trym (EMPEROR, ZYKLON, ENSLAVED) on drums, Mickelson on rhythm guitar, ICS Vortex (DIMMU BORGIR, BORKNAGAR) on vocals, Carl A. Tidemann ...

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CLUTCH: More 'Earth Rocker' First-Week Chart Positions Revealed

"Earth Rocker", the new album from Maryland rockers CLUTCH, has registered the following first-week chart positions: Norway: #13 Sweden: #14 USA: #15 Finland: #50 UK: #50 Germany: #71 "Earth Rocker" sold 22,000 copies in the Unites States in its first week. CLUTCH's previous CD, "Strange Cousins From the West" (2009), opened with 13,000 units to ...

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GRAVE In Singapore: Video Report Available

Cynical Sounds has uploaded a six-minute video report on GRAVE's March 26 performance in Singapore. Check it out below. GRAVE's 10th studio album, "Endless Procession Of Souls", was released on August 27, 2012 in Europe via Century Media Records. The cover artwork for the CD was once again created by Costin Chioreanu, who also worked ...

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Former KEEP OF KALESSIN Singer Says He Was 'Fired In Public'

Ex-KEEP OF KALESSIN frontman Torbjørn "Thebon" Schei has slammed his former bandmates for "firing him in public" after he "disappeared" in he "African jungle" for three months. KEEP OF KALESSIN has just released a video for a new song, "Introspection", which premiered his past Wednesday (March 27) at the Indie Recordings label night at the ...

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DARKEST HOUR: New Video Interview Posted Online

Pandie Suicide of DirtJunior.com conducted an interview with Washington D.C. metallers DARKEST HOUR prior to the band's March 8 concert at Rock City Studio in Camarillo, California. You can watch the chat, which was filmed by Dirt Junior, below. DARKEST HOUR's sixth album, "The Human Romance", sold around 3,600 copies in the United ...

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AVENGER OF BLOOD To Enter Studio In May

Las Vegas' AVENGER OF BLOOD reformed last year and released a three-song EP/demo, "Spawn Of Evil", to rave reviews, metal radio play and enthusiastic responses from fans. The band has since continued to play shows locally with such bands as OVERKILL and GRAVEHILL. AVENGER OF BLOOD is putting the finishing touches on material for a ...

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EVIL UNITED: 'Viking Funeral' Video Released

On April 5, EVIL UNITED — the Austin/San Antonio, Texas-based band featuring Jason McMaster (WATCHTOWER, DANGEROUS TOYS, BROKEN TEETH) on vocals, a double guitar assault of T.C. Connally (PB/DC, CULT TO FOLLOW) and John Valenzuela (PB/DC, URIAL) as well as the brutal rhythm section of Don Van Stavern (RIOT, S.A. SLAYER) on bass and "Shakes" ...

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