May 2012 - Blabbermouth Archive

HATRIOT Seeks New Drummer

HATRIOT, the new San Francisco Bay Area thrash metal band fronted by Steve "Zetro" Souza (EXODUS, TENET, DUBLIN DEATH PATROL, LEGACY), is currently seeking a new full-time drummer. Commented the group: "We would like to fill this position with a musician who works well with others, has gear, transportation, and can tour on short notice. ...

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HOTEL DIABLO: Debut Album Artwork, Track Listing Revealed

HOTEL DIABLO — the new band featuring vocalist Rick Stitch (LADYJACK, ex-ADLER'S APPETITE), guitarist Alex Grossi (QUIET RIOT), bassist Mike Duda and drummer Mike Dupke (both of W.A.S.P.) — will release its full-length debut, "The Return To Psycho, California", on June 12. The CD was produced by Gilby Clarke (GUNS N' ROSES, ROCKSTAR SUPERNOVA), with ...

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QUEENSRŸCHE Members Launch RISING WEST

According to TicketWeb.com, the core members of QUEENSRŸCHE will debut their new band RISING WEST on Friday, June 8 and Saturday, June 9 at the Hard Rock Café in Seattle, Washington. RISING WEST features Michael Wilton, Eddie Jackson, Scott Rockenfield and Parker Lundgren of QUEENSRŸCHE, with powerhouse vocalist Todd La Torre of CRIMSON ...

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Former ICED EARTH Frontman To Guest On New ARTIZAN Album

Former ICED EARTH frontman Matt Barlow will make a very special guest appearance on the title track of "Ancestral Energy", the new album from the melodic power metal band ARTIZAN. The song reveals an intriguing back story for the original ARTIZAN track "Curse Of The Artizan", which was released in 2011. Matt will perform the ...

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IRON MASK: 'God Punishes, I Kill' Video Released

"God Punishes, I Kill", the new video from Belgian neo-classical power metal masters IRON MASK, can be seen below. The song comes off the band's latest album, "Black As Death", which was made available in the U.S. on February 14, following its European release in December. What started as a side project for MAGIC KINGDOM ...

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