April 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

SLIPKNOT's CLOWN To Guest On FULL METAL JACKIE's Radio Show

M. Shawn "Clown" Crahan — best known as one of the founding members of SLIPKNOT — will talk about his latest venture, THE BLACK DOTS OF DEATH, during an appearance on this weekend's (April 1-3) edition of Full Metal Jackie's nationally syndicated radio show. To see a full list of stations carrying the program and ...

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CROCELL: New Album Details Revealed

"The Craven's Work", a new song from Danish death metallers CROCELL, can be streamed below. According to a press release, the track is "one of the thrashier ones" from the band's second album, "The Wretched Eidola", which will be released on May 6 via Ultimhate Records. The CD was produced and mixed by Jacob "Formanden" ...

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DJERV Signs European Deal With INDIE RECORDINGS

DJERV — the Norwegian band featuring singer Agnete Kjølsrud of ANIMAL ALPHA, drummer Erlend Gjerde of STONEGARD and WARDRUNA and guitarist Stian Kårstad of TRELLDOM — has inked a European deal (excluding Poland, Czech Republic and Russia) with Indie Recordings for the release of the group's debut album. DJERV is a very interesting new band ...

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THE HAUNTED: 'Unseen' First-Week Chart Positions Revealed

"Unseen", the seventh studio album from Swedish metallers THE HAUNTED, has registered the following first-week chart positions: Sweden: #5 Finland: #26 The Swedish chart position marks the highest chart entry ever in THE HAUNTED's home territory. "Unseen" was released on March 22 (one day earlier internationally) via Century Media Records. The CD was once again ...

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Former OBITUARY Guitarist Launches SOUTHWICKED

Former OBITUARY/SIX FEET UNDER guitarist Allen West has launched a brand new Tampa, Florida-based death metal band called SOUTHWICKED. According to the group, "It actually all started when Allen West and Marco Vreven [drums] on the LOWBROW 'Buried in Europe' tour decided to start a new band, and a couple of months later we were ...

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