May 2012 - Blabbermouth Archive

RUSH: Audio Samples Of Entire New Album Available

Audio samples of all 12 tracks that will appear on RUSH's new album, "Clockwork Angels", can be streamed at Walmart.com. The recording of "Clockwork Angels" began in April 2010 with Grammy Award-winning producer Nick Raskulinecz (FOO FIGHTERS, DEFTONES) — who also collaborated with the band on their last studio album, 2007's "Snakes & ...

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KING'S X To Support KANSAS

Legendary rockers KING'S X will return to the North American tour circuit this fall as direct support to KANSAS. In regards to this upcoming trek, KING'S X bassist/vocalist Doug Pinnick comments: "I've been a huge KANSAS fan since the beginning. I remember sitting on the floor with my friends listening to the just released record ...

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PHIL LEWIS-Fronted L.A. GUNS: 'Araña Negra' Video Released

"Araña Negra", the new video from L.A. GUNS — featuring Phil Lewis, Steve Riley, Stacey Blades and Scotty Griffin — can be seen below. The cover version of the song originally recorded by THE BICICLETAS comes off L.A. GUNS' new album, "Hollywood Forever", which is scheduled for release on June 5 via via Cleopatra Records. ...

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'Mission To Lars' On Tour

"Mission To Lars" — an uplifting documentary feature film about Tom Spicer, a learning-disabled man who, with his siblings help, goes on a transatlantic quest to find his much-obsessed-over hero, Lars Ulrich of METALLICAwill be premiered at Hackney Picturehouse in London, England on June 6 at 9 p.m. After the screening, ...

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DJERV: 'Headstone' Video Released

"Headstone", the new video from DJERV — the Norwegian band featuring singer Agnete Kjølsrud of ANIMAL ALPHA, drummer Erlend Gjerde of STONEGARD and WARDRUNA and guitarist Stian Kårstad of TRELLDOM — can be seen below. The clip is an impressive, partly animated, and partly green-screen production by longtime collaborator Jørn Veberg, and co-director Colin McMahon. ...

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AMORAL: 'Wrapped In Barbwire' Video Released

"Wrapped In Barbwire", the new video from the Finnish metal/hard rock outfit AMORAL, can be seen below. The song comes off the band's fifth album, "Beneath", which entered the official chart in Finland at position No. 30. Released on October 26, 2011, the CD came equipped with a stunning 18-page poster booklet (made by Spanish ...

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ABORYM To Enter Studio In October

Italian/Norwegian electro/post-black metallers ABORYM will enter the studio in October to record their sixth album for an early 2013 release through Agonia Records. The band is also working on a special song to celebrate its 20th anniversary, described in a press release as "an assembly of riffs, ideas, lyrics, loops, grooves sent in by fans." ...

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METALLICA's LARS ULRICH Explains 3D Movie Idea

Rolling Stone magazine conducted separate interviews with the four members of METALLICA — guitarist/vocalist James Hetfield, drummer Lars Ulrich, guitarist Kirk Hammett and bassist Robert Trujillo — during a recent visit to the band's headquarters in San Rafael, California. The full interviews can be found in Rolling Stone's "The Big Issue", as well ...

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