May 2012 - Blabbermouth Archive

DISTURBED Frontman's New Project Gets A Name

DEVICE is the name of the new collaborative project featuring DISTURBED vocalist David Draiman and former FILTER guitarist Geno Lenardo. The band, which has just launched its official Facebook page at this location, will enter the studio later this week to begin demoing material for its debut release. Draiman previously described the group's ...

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POWER TRIP Signs With SOUTHERN LORD

Dallas-based thrashers POWER TRIP have inked a multi-album deal with Southern Lord. Having amassed a diehard following since their 2008 formation through their crushing live shows, as well as several compilation inclusions, demos and EPs released via Lockin' Out, Withdrawal Records, Triple B Records and other indie labels, POWER TRIP channel the old-school crossover energy ...

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This Year's GWAR-B-Q Announced

After months of paperwork, hoop-jumping, and making the appropriate sacrifices, today Slave Pit is pleased to announce that the GWAR-B-Q is 100% completely legal and confirmed, and set for August 18 at Hadad's Lake, the location the band had planned on using last year. As you may recall, last year's GWAR-B-Q was switched from Hadad's ...

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MINISTRY: New Rehearsal Footage Posted Online

Video footage of MINISTRY rehearsing for its DeFibRiLlaTouR 2012 world tour can be seen below. MINISTRY's new album, "Relapse", sold 3,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 193 on The Billboard 200 chart. Issued on March 26, the CD was recorded last fall at mianman ...

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ANTHRAX, TESTAMENT, DEATH ANGEL To Tour Canada

Fans in Canada and select cities in the northern part of the U.S. will finally have a chance to see what reviewers have called "the best metal tour of the year" when co-headliners ANTHRAX and TESTAMENT, joined by DEATH ANGEL, kick off a late-summer trek on September 14. Starting in Portland, Oregon, the bands will ...

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