April 2013 - Blabbermouth Archive

HELLION: Title Of Anthology CD Revealed

California female-fronted metal veterans HELLION have set "To Hellion And Back" as the title of their upcoming anthology CD, which is scheduled for release this summer. The anthology will include fan favorites from all of HELLION's albums. In 1982, HELLION became the first American metal act with a female singer to achieve international acclaim. Throughout ...

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KATAKLYSM: New Album Title Revealed

Montreal, Quebec, Canada-based extreme metallers KATAKLYSM have set "Waiting For The End To Come" as the title of their new album, tentatively due in late 2013/early 2014 via Nuclear Blast Records. The follow-up to 2010's "Heaven's Venom" will be recorded by KATAKLYSM guitarist Jean-François Dagenais, who has previously worked with MALEVOLENT CREATION, MISERY INDEX and ...

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GARY HOLT Would Not Leave EXODUS For SLAYER

Peter Ruttan of MetalTitans.com recently conducted an interview with guitarist Gary Holt of San Francisco thrash metal veterans EXODUS during the "Metal Alliance Tour" with ANTHRAX, HIGH ON FIRE, MUNICIPAL WASTE and HOLY GRAIL. You can now watch the chat below. Holt has spent the last two years filling in for SLAYER founding guitarist Jeff ...

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MIKE PORTNOY Talks ADRENALINE MOB, Upcoming Projects In Video Interview

At a recent stop on ADRENALINE MOB's current U.S. headlining tour, drummer Mike Portnoy (formerly of DREAM THEATER and AVENGED SEVENFOLD) answered a number of questions that were submitted by the registered members of his official forum. Check out the question-and-answer session below. ADRENALINE MOB released "Covertá", an eight-track EP featuring cover versions of some ...

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EDDIE VAN HALEN Explains LL COOL J Collaboration

Eddie Van Halen is featured on two songs on hip hop legend LL Cool J's upcoming album, "Authentic", due out on April 30. The guitarist can be heard on the tracks "We're The Greatest" and "Not Leaving You Tonight". Asked why he choose to reach out to the iconic guitarist, LL Cool J told

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DEICIDE Goes (Mostly) Instrumental In Rotterdam (Video)

Quality video footage of DEICIDE's mostly instrumental March 25 performance at Baroeg in Rotterdam, The Netherlands can be seen below. According to Metalfan.nl, DEICIDE bassist/vocalist Glen Benton refused to sing during the concert because of technical problems with his microphone at the beginning of the set. DEICIDE recently entered AudioHammer Studios in Sanford, ...

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VISIONS OF ATLANTIS: New Audio Interview With MAXI NIL

On March 25, PowerOfMetal.dk conducted an interview with Greek singer Maxi Nil of Austrian symphonic metallers VISIONS OF ATLANTIS. You can now listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. VISIONS OF ATLANTIS released its new album, "Ethera", on March 22 via Napalm Records. The CD was produced and mixed by Frank Pitters and ...

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