April 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

SKOLD: Second 'Anomie' Teaser Posted Online

After stints with KMFDM, MARILYN MANSON and SKOLD VS. KMFDM as producer/songwriter/guitarist/bassist, Tim Skold will return this spring with his first full-length solo album in 15 years, "Anomie". Delivering a snarky CD single prelude on April 12 via Metropolis Records, "Suck", setting the stage for a May 10 full album release, SKOLD steps up once ...

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ENTOMBED: Valencia Footage Available

Video footage of Swedish metallers ENTOMBED performing on April 12, 2011 in Valencia, Spain can be viewed below. The current lineup of ENTOMBED features bassist Victor Brandt (TOTALT JÄVLA MÖRKER, AEON, SATYRICON) and second guitarist Nico Elgstrand (who previously played bass for the group). ENTOMBED performed as a five-piece for the first time in years ...

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SAXON Frontman Talks New Album In Video Interview

Vocalist Biff Byford of British heavy metal legends SAXON was interviewed during the band's recent U.K. headlining tour. You can now watch the chat below. SAXON new album, "Call To Arms", will be released on May 23 via Militia Guard Music, UDR and EMI. The follow-up to 2009's "Into The Labyrinth" (SPV/Steamhammer) features a guest ...

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IAN GILLAN: 'It Was Great To Work With TONY IOMMI Again'

WHOCARES — the renewed musical union between legendary DEEP PURPLE singer Ian Gillan and none other than BLACK SABBATH's Tony Iommi: the undisputed master of heavy guitar riffs — will release its debut CD single in North America on June 27 via Eagle Rock Entertainment. The single will be made available in Europe on May ...

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DUFF MCKAGAN Interviewed On Winnipeg's 'Power Drive' (Audio)

Casey Norman, who hosts the "Power Drive" show on Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada's radio station Power 97, conducted an interview with Duff McKagan (GUNS N' ROSES, VELVET REVOLVER, DUFF MCKAGAN'S LOADED) on April 18. You can now listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. "The Taking", the new album from DUFF MCKAGAN'S LOADED, sold ...

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New DREAM THEATER Drummer: 'I'm Pinching Myself'

Drumhead magazine spoke to new DREAM THEATER drummer Mike Mangini about how he landed his new gig and the preparation for the recording process for the band's new album. "I'm pinching myself," he said. "I wake up most mornings thinking about my personal playing growth and DREAM THEATER. I have a smile and ...

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DEF LEPPARD To Perform On 'The Tonight Show With Jay Leno'

According to Interbridge.com's "The Late Night TV Page", DEF LEPPARD will perform on the Tuesday, May 10 edition of "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno" on NBC-TV. "The Tonight Show" airs weeknights at 11:35 p.m. EST. Check local listings for details. DEF LEPPARD's new live album (with bonus DVD), "Mirrorball", will be released through Bludgeon ...

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