April 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH Officially Confirms Bassist's Exit

According to The Pulse Of Radio, FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH has given a statement to "Harddrive Radio" about the departure of bassist Matt Snell at the end of last year. Guitarist Zoltan Bathory confirmed that Snell was let go back in December, but also told "Harddrive Radio" why it wasn't made official until now and ...

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DRACONIAN: New Song Featured On Free NAPALM RECORDS Sampler

Swedish gothic/doom metal band DRACONIAN will release its new album, "A Rose For The Apocalypse", on June 24 via Napalm Records. The cover artwork was created by Seth Siron Anton (PARADISE LOST, KAMELOT, ROTTING CHRIST, MOONSPELL) and can be seen below. A limited digipack version of the CD with one bonus song will also be ...

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IRON MAIDEN Frontman Interviewed In Argentina (Video)

Argentinian web site Vorterix.com conducted an interview with vocalist Bruce Dickinson of British heavy metal legends IRON MAIDEN when the band performed in Buenos Aires on April 8, 2011. During the chat, Dickinson spoke about being in Japan when the 8.9-magnitude earthquake and subsequent tsunami struck the country in early March, forcing the band to ...

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MEGADETH's 'Peace' Expanded 25th-Anniversary Reissue Rocks Times Square

A photo of the upcoming expanded, commemorative 25th-anniversary reissue edition of MEGADETH's "Peace Sells... But Who's Buying?" album being advertised on the world's largest digital display system located in New York's Times Square via the 126-foot-wide, 47-foot-tall Reuters sign can be seen below. The 7,400-square-foot digital billboard, which soars 23 stories into the sky above ...

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