April 2012 - Blabbermouth Archive

SPIRALARMS: New Album Cover Artwork Unveiled

SPIRALARMS, the San Francisco Bay Area-based band featuring Craig Locicero (FORBIDDEN, ex-MANMADEGOD) on guitar, Tim Narducci (ex-SYSTEMATIC) on vocals, Chris "Cornbread" Lombardo on bass, Brad Barth on keyboards, Anthony Traslavina on rhythm guitar and Ron Redeen on drums, will release its sophomore album, "Freedom", in June. A one-minute YouTube clip containing an audio snippet of ...

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ARJEN LUCASSEN: 'Lost In The New Real' Lands On Dutch Chart

"Lost In The New Real", the new concept solo album from Dutch multi-instrumentalist and AYREON mastermind Arjen Lucassen, has entered the official chart in his home country at position No. 16 and the Dutch alternative chart at No. 2. Due in North America on May 8 via InsideOut Music, "Lost In The New Real" features ...

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MOONSPELL: 'White Skies' Video Teaser

A teaser for "White Skies", the new video from Portuguese gothic metallers MOONSPELL, can be seen below. The full clip will make its online debut on May 11. "White Skies" comes off MOONSPELL's new album, "Alpha Noir", which was released on April 27 via the band's new label home, Napalm Records. The cover artwork for ...

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MORTAL SIN Calls It Quits

Guitarist Ryan Huthnance of Australian thrash metal veterans MORTAL SIN has released the following statement: "It's time the rumours were laid to rest. Yes, MORTAL SIN is finished. Due to changing personal circumstances, as well as priorities, Luke [Cook, drums] and Nathan [Shea, guitar] have both decided that their time with the band is at ...

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RIVAL SONS: 'Face Of Light' Video Released

RIVAL SONS' brand new music video for the track "Face Of Light" can be viewed below. The clip sees a softer side of RIVAL SONS as they go through the beautiful scenery of the Peak District in the English countryside. The video was filmed with director Dan Ruttley during the band's recent sold-out UK tour ...

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BLACK SABBATH Announces 'Intimate' Homecoming Show

Before their headlining performance at this year's Download festival, British heavy heavy metal legends BLACK SABBATH will perform in their hometown of Birmingham for the first time in thirteen years in an intimate homecoming show at the O2 Academy on Saturday, May 19. A donation to Help For Heroes will be made from the proceeds ...

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KATATONIA Guitarist Talks Upcoming Album In New Audio Interview

Loud TV recently conducted an interview with guitarist/co-founder Anders "Blakkheim" Nyström of Swedish dark rockers KATATONIA. You can now listen to the chat using the audio player below. KATATONIA entered the studio in early February to begin recording its ninth album, to be released on September 3 via Peaceville Records. On how far into the ...

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