April 2013 - Blabbermouth Archive

CONAN Signs With NAPALM RECORDS

Napalm Records / Spinning Goblin has announced the signing of the Liverpool, England-based "caveman battle doom" act, CONAN. CONAN's unique style of doom/drone/stoner metal won over audiences at the Roadburn festival 2012, consequently resulting in the release of the live album "Mount Wrath: Live at Roadburn 2012". Past shows with label mates AHAB and an ...

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AIRBOURNE: Part One Of 'Rock Climbing' Video Feature

The first part of a new "Rock Climbing" feature with Joel O'Keeffe (vocals/lead guitar) of Australian hard rockers AIRBOURNE can be seen below. AIRBOURNE's third album, "Black Dog Barking", will be released on May 21 via Roadrunner Records. The follow-up to 2010's "No Guts. No Glory." was produced by Brian Howes, who has previously worked ...

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WHITESNAKE's 'Made In Japan' Lands On German, Austrian Charts

WHITESNAKE's live concert, "Made In Japan", was released on April 23 on deluxe 2CD/DVD edition, Blu-ray and DVD via Frontiers Records. The effort entered the German Media Control chart at No. 26, the Austrian album chart at No. 54 and the Music DVD chart at No. 10. WHITESNAKE co-headlined the Loud Park festival on October ...

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GRANDEXIT To Release New Album In July

Long-running Swedish metaleads GRANDEXIT will release their new album, "The Dead Justifies The Means", on July 8 in Europe and July 23 in North America via Lifeforce Records. The CD was produced by David Castillo at Ghostward Studios (KATATONIA, BLOODBATH) and features "a mix of vibrant death metal and progressive rock," according to a press ...

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ATROCITY: 'Pandaemonium' Video Released

"Pandaemonium", the new video from German gothic death pioneers ATROCITY, can be seen below. The song comes off part one of their album trilogy, "Okkult", which will be released in North America on May 7 via Napalm Records. The CD features a three-continent treasure hunt where the band hides a track for one fan to ...

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INTRONAUT Talks Gear In New Video Interview

Sacha Dunable and Dave Timnick of the band INTRONAUT stopped by the Mesa Boogie factory recently to hang out, tour the factory and talk shop. In the video below, they share their experience with the Royal Atlantic RA-100 and Mesa 4x12 Traditional Rectifier cabs as well as reflecting on their latest release, "Habitual Levitations (Instilling ...

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NEWSTED: Quality Video Footage Of Entire Sacramento Concert

Quality video footage of NEWSTED's entire April 27 performance at Ace Of Spades in Sacramento, California can be seen below. NEWSTED is the new band led by former METALLICA, VOIVOD and FLOTSAM AND JETSAM bassist Jason Newsted. NEWSTED kicked off its first-ever U.S. tour on Friday, April 19 at Red House in Walnut Creek, California. ...

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