April 2010 - Blabbermouth Archive

SOILWORK Completes Recording New Album

Swedish metallers SOILWORK have finished recording their new album, "The Panic Broadcast", and are currently mixing the effort at Fascination Street studio in Örebro, Sweden with Jens Bogren (OPETH, KATATONIA, PARADISE LOST, BLOODBATH). Commented vocalist Björn "Speed" Strid: "There are no limitations to the joy we feel about this album. "We started mixing the first ...

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TAPROOT: New Song Available For Streaming

"Fractured (Everything I Said Was True)", the new single from the Michigan-based hard rock quartet TAPROOT, can be streamed in the YouTube clip below. The song will be the lead cut on the band's upcoming album, "Plead The Fifth", which will be released on May 11 via Victory Records. TAPROOT filmed a video for "Fractured ...

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MEGADETH: Hollywood Concert Filmed For Upcoming DVD

Last night's (Wednesday, March 31) MEGADETH concert at the Palladium in Hollywood, California was reportedly filmed for a forthcoming DVD. The band's setlist was as follows: 01. Skin O' My Teeth 02. In My Darkest Hour 03. She-Wolf 04. Holy Wars... The Punishment Due 05. Hangar 18 06. Take No Prisoners 07. Five Magics 08. ...

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GENE HOGLAN's Long-Awaited Instructional DVD Has Finally Arrived

Legendary extreme-metal drummer Gene Hoglan (FEAR FACTORY, DETHKLOK, STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, TESTAMENT, DEATH, DARK ANGEL) has finally released his long-awaited instructional DVD, "The Atomic Clock". "I'm having a hard time believing it myself, but thanks to the many folks who lit the fire under my booty to just GET THE DAMNED THING OUT, it has ...

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METALLICA Goes Smooth Jazz

Despite the fact that METALLICA's 1991 self-titled fifth album, commonly known as "the black album," has sold a gazillion copies, the band's hit song "Enter Sandman" is still considered to be too "hard" for most mainstream listeners. In order to cement the LP's status as the best-selling CD of the SoundScan era, the ...

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