April 2016 - Blabbermouth Archive

SEPULTURA Taps Producer JENS BOGREN For Next Album

Brazilian/American metallers SEPULTURA will enter Fascination Street Studios in Örebro, Sweden in May to begin recording their new album for a tentative late 2016 release. Helming the sessions for the follow-up to 2013's "The Mediator Between Head And Hands Must Be The Heart" will be Swedish producer Jens Bogren, who has previously worked with OPETH, ...

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Video: BOBBY BLOTZER's RATT Performs At ROCK FEST ’80S

Fan-filmed video footage of Bobby Blotzer's new RATT performing on April 3 at the Rock Fest ’80s festival in Sunrise, Florida can be seen below. Blotzer's RATT recently parted ways with bassist Scotty Griffin (ex-L.A. GUNS) and has replaced him with Robbie Crane. Crane previously played bass for RATT from 1996 to 2012 and ...

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Video: SEBASTIAN BACH Performs At ROCK FEST ’80S

Fan-filmed video footage of former SKID ROW singer Sebastian Bach performing at the Rock Fest ’80s festival — which was held April 2-3 in Sunrise, Florida — can be seen below. In anticipation of his upcoming book, "18 And Life On Skid Row", Bach will embark on a U.S. spring tour that will incorporate ...

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Video: BLACK STONE CHERRY Makes 'The Nosferatu' Drink

Drummer John Fred Young and guitarist Ben Wells of Kentucky rockers BLACK STONE CHERRY recently showed U.K.'s Kerrang! magazine how to make the band's signature drink. Check out the clip below. BLACK STONE CHERRY's fifth studio album, "Kentucky", was released on April 1 via Mascot Label Group. The CD was recorded at Barrick Recording in ...

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KILLSWITCH ENGAGE: 'Strength Of The Mind' Guitar Playthrough Video

Guitarists Joel Stroetzel and Adam Dutkiewicz of KILLSWITCH ENGAGE recently stopped by the Guitar World studios to play along to their song "Strength Of The Mind" from their new album, "Incarnate". Check out the clip below. "Incarnate" debuted at No. 6 on The Billboard 200, having shifted 35,000 equivalent album units in the week ending ...

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Heavy Metal And Punk Fossils Hit Danish Island Of Bornholm

"Rock Fossils On Tour", the exhibition about ancient fossils that are named in honor of rock stars, continues its tour around the natural history museums of the world when it opens at NaturBornholm on the Danish island of Bornholm on April 15. This travelling exhibition was the brainchild of metal-loving palaeontologist Jesper Milàn from Geomuseum ...

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