May 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

FULL FORCE: New Demo Sample Posted Online

FULL FORCE, the new Swedish melodic metal project featuring Mike Andersson (CLOUDSCAPE, SILENT MEMORIAL, PLANET ALLIANCE) on vocals, Stefan Elmgren (HAMMERFALL) on guitar, Magnus Rosén (HAMMERFALL, X-WORLD/5) on bass, Anders Johansson (HAMMERFALL, YNGWIE MALMSTEEN) on drums, and Carl-Johan Grimmark (NARNIA) on guitar, has posted a new demo sample, "Walls Of Secrets", on the band's

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BUCKCHERRY Frontman Interviewed On KISW 99.9 FM; Audio Available

BUCKCHERRY frontman Josh Todd was recently interviewed by "The BJ Shea Morning Experience" on the Seattle station KISW 99.9 FM. Listen to the chat using the audio player below (click on "Josh Todd Interview"). BUCKCHERRY has landed the support slot for all dates on the upcoming North American tour by KISS, according to a publicist ...

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DREAM EVIL Interviewed At U.K.'s HAMMERFEST; Video Available

Angel Of Metal conducted an interview with Swedish metallers DREAM EVIL at the inaugural installment of the Hammerfest festival, which was held April 24-25 at at Pontins, Prestatyn Sands, Wales, United Kingdom. Watch the chat below. DREAM EVIL has spent the past few months writing and recording material for the band's new album, tentatively titled ...

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ALEXISONFIRE To Release 'Old Crows/Young Cardinals' Next Month

Coming off their 2007 breakout album "Crisis" — which achieved platinum-selling status in Canada after debuting at #1 on the Top 200 Nielsen Soundscan chart there — ALEXISONFIRE have announced they'll release their fourth studio album, "Old Crows/Young Cardinals", on June 23 via Vagrant Records in the U.S.A. and on Dine Alone in the rest ...

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TRIVIUM Frontman Interviewed In Australia; Video Available

Tara of Melbourne, Australia's "1700" conducted an interview with guitarist/vocalist Matt Heafy of Florida metallers TRIVIUM when the band toured Australia earlier in the month. Watch the chat below. TRIVIUM's headlining tour of Australia kicked off on May 13 in Brisbane and concluded on May 19 in Perth. Support on the trek came from HEAVEN ...

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BLOODBATH: 'Hades Rising' Video Released

"Hades Rising", the new video from the Swedish death metal "supergroup" BLOODBATH, can be viewed below. The clip was directed by Owe Lingwall of Village Road Film. The band's performance footage was shot on location in Vallentuna outside Stockholm and "can be summoned up as some serious headbanging with lots of blood, real messy and ...

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TOOL Expands Summer Tour

The Pulse of Radio reports: TOOL has expanded its upcoming summer tour, adding six more shows to the itinerary, according to the band's web site. The trek now kicks off at the Mile High Music Festival in Commerce City, Colorado on July 18, with gigs slated to run through at least early August. The band's ...

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