April 2010 - Blabbermouth Archive

DEW-SCENTED: New Album Artwork Unveiled

German thrashers DEW-SCENTED have unveiled the cover artwork for their new album, "Invocation", due on May 24 in Europe via Metal Blade Records and May 25 in North America through Prosthetic Records. The artwork was created by Björn Goosses of Killustrations and can be viewed below. Commented vocalist Leif Jensen: "We were lucky to work ...

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ARMA GATHAS: New Song Available For Streaming

ARMA GATHAS, the metal band featuring former CATARACT guitarist Simon Fülleman, ex-BORN FROM PAIN singer Ché Snelting, MACHINEMADE GOD and ex-CORNELIUS guitarist Marc Niedersberg, ex-DISLOYAL drummer and drum student Max van Winkelhof and Alex Härtel on bass, will release its debut album, "Dead To This World", on April 27 (one day earlier internationally) via Metal ...

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SOIL: New Audio Interview With TIM KING Posted Online

Gabe Wilkinson, the entertainment blogger for KWWL.com, Iowa's News Channel 7, recently conducted an interview with bassist Tim King of Chicago heavy rockers SOIL. The chat is now available for streaming in two parts below. "Picture Perfect", the new album from SOIL, sold 1,500 copies in the United States in its first week of release ...

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SILENT CIVILIAN Interviewed On FULL METAL JACKIE's Radio Show

SILENT CIVILIAN — the band led by SPINESHANK vocalist Jonny Santos was interviewed on this past weekend's (March 26-28) edition of Full Metal Jackie's nationally syndicated radio show. You can now listen to the chat using the audio player below. To see a full list of stations carrying the program and when it airs, go ...

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SWASHBUCKLE Recording New Album

New Jersey's thrashing pirates SWASHBUCKLE have entered the studio to begin recording their new album, "Crime Always Pays", due later in the year via Nuclear Blast Records. The group states, "That's right, jerks, the thrash band with a pirate problem is back in action crafting malicious metal jams with tales of piratical shenannigans. It's gonna ...

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ROYAL HUNT Signs European Deal With SCARLET RECORDS

Denmark-based hard rock/progressive metal band ROYAL HUNT has signed a deal with Scarlet Records for the European release of its new album, "X". ROYAL HUNT decided to revisit its roots and incorporate some of the musical values of the '70s into its songwriting as well as — in order to reinforce that particular atmosphere — ...

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ICARUS WITCH Adds Second Guitarist

Pittsburgh traditional metallers ICARUS WITCH have announced the addition of second guitarist Ed Skero to the group's ranks. Commented the band: "Many people have mentioned over the last few years that they miss hearing ICARUS WITCH as a two-guitar lineup with the harmonies, rhythms and dual leads intact. Our position was that we also enjoy ...

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KITTIE Drummer Interviewed In Iowa

Gabe Wilkinson, the entertainment blogger for KWWL.com, Iowa's News Channel 7, conducted an interview with drummer Mercedes Lander of the Canadian all-girl metal band KITTIE before the group's March concert at Spicoli's Rock Garden in Waterloo, Iowa. Watch the chat in four parts below. KITTIE will support INSANE CLOWN POSSE on a U.S. tour in ...

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