May 2012 - Blabbermouth Archive

ICED EARTH Forced To Cancel BANGALORE OPEN AIR Appearance

American power metallers ICED EARTH have released the following statement: "Dear fans, friends and fellow metalheads in India. It is with a heavy heart and deep regret to announce that we will not be performing at the Bangalore Open Air festival on June 16th. Unfortunately, we have been a victim of terminal visa issues for ...

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HARDLINE: 'Danger Zone' EPK Available

An EPK (Electronic Press Kit) for "Danger Zone", the new album from HARDLINE, can be seen below. The CD was released on May 18 in Europe and May 22 in North America via Frontiers Records. Following the release of "Leaving The End Open", HARDLINE's mastermind and singer Johnny Gioeli did not realistically feel that another ...

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PERIPHERY: New Album Title, Cover Artwork, Track Listing Revealed

Maryland-based experimental, progressive metallers PERIPHERY will release their sophomore album, "Periphery II: This Time It's Personal", on July 3 via Sumerian Records. The CD will feature guest appearances by John Petrucci (DREAM THEATER), Guthrie Govan (THE ARISTOCRATS) and Wes Hauch (THE FACELESS). Commented PERIPHERY guitarist Misha Mansoor: "We put so much hard work and time ...

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HELLYEAH: Pro-Shot Footage Of Entire ROCKLAHOMA Performance

Professionally filmed video footage of HELLYEAH's entire May 27 performance at the Rocklahoma festival in Pryor, Oklahoma can be seen below. Although it was announced last week that HELLYEAH guitarist Greg Tribbett would sit out several dates — including Rocklahoma — on the band's current tour due to a family emergency, he performed with his ...

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