May 2012 - Blabbermouth Archive

TANK: 'War Nation' Title Track Available For Streaming

British power metal mercenaries TANK — featuring Mick Tucker and Cliff Evans on guitar alongside ex-RAINBOW/YNGWIE MALMSTEEN frontman Doogie White and ex-BRUCE DICKINSON bassist Chris Dale and drummer Steve Hopgood — will release their new album, "War Nation", on June 5 via MVD (one day earlier in Europe through Metal Mind Productions). The follow-up to ...

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SONIC SYNDICATE Bassist Is Pregnant

Bassist Karin Axelsson of Swedish/British modern metallers SONIC SYNDICATE is pregnant with her first child. According to Karin, the baby is due the first week of October. She says, "Please welcome the next generation Axelsson." Axelsson is engaged to André Gonzales, guitarist of the Swedish band BY NIGHT. After an almost year-long hiatus, SONIC SYNDICATE ...

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TRIVIUM Performs Acoustically On 93.3 THE PLANET (Video)

TRIVIUM guitarist/vocalist Matt Heafy, guitarist Corey Beaulieu and bassist Paolo Gregoletto stopped by the studios of New Rock 93.3 The Planet, a radio station serving parts of both North and South Carolina, to perform acoustic versions of their songs "Built To Fall" and "Black". Check out the footage below. TRIVIUM's latest album, "In Waves", sold ...

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THE ACACIA STRAIN: Rehearsal Footage Of New Song Posted Online

Video footage of Daniel "DL" Laskiewicz (guitar) and Kevin Boutot (drums) of Massachusetts metallers THE ACACIA STRAIN rehearsing a brand new song can be seen below. THE ACACIA STRAIN last month released a new song, "Servant In The Place Of Truth", via iTunes and Amazon. Having recently signed a new deal with Rise Records, the ...

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FURYON: Audio Interview With CHRIS GREEN

Rustyn Rose of Metalholic.com recently conducted an interview with guitarist Chris Green of U.K. metallers FURYON. You can now listen to the chat below. FURYON's debut album, "Gravitas", was released on March 23 in Europe and March 27 in North America via Frontiers Records. FURYON is a new band from the U.K. who ...

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SLASH: More 'Apocalyptic Love' First-Week Chart Positions Revealed

"Apocalyptic Love", the second solo album from legendary guitarist Slash (VELVET REVOLVER, GUNS N' ROSES), has registered the following first-week chart positions: New Zealand: #1 Canada: #2 Australia: #2 Japan: #2 Switzerland: #3 USA: #4 Sweden: #4 Germany: #5 France: #7 "Apocalyptic Love" sold around 38,000 copies in the United States in its first week ...

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