May 2012 - Blabbermouth Archive

WATAIN: New Audio Interview With ERIK DANIELSSON

Erik Danielsson, vocalist/guitarist player of Swedish black metallers WATAIN, was recently interviewed by Metal-Army.com. You can listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. WATAIN was forced to cancel the first five shows (including one headlining performance) of its current North American tour due to delays in the visa process. WATAIN's first ...

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SIX FEET UNDER's 'Undead' Lands On BILLBOARD Chart

"Undead", the new album from Florida death metal veterans SIX FEET UNDER, sold around 2,700 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 183 on The Billboard 200 chart. The CD landed at position No. 5 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, which lists the ...

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THE CONTORTIONIST To Release 'Intrinsic' In July

Indiana progressive metallers THE CONTORTIONIST will release their new album, "Intrinsic", on July 17 via eOne/Good Fight Music. The CD was produced and recorded by Eyal Levi (DAATH, JOB FOR A COWBOY) and Jason Suecof (TRIVIUM, DEVILDRIVER) at Audiohammer Studios in Sanford, Florida. Commented THE CONTORTIONIST vocalist/keyboardist Jonathan Carpenter: "On 'Intrinsic', we've found ourselves focusing ...

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SERJ TANKIAN: Behind-The-Scenes Footage From 'Figure It Out' Video Shoot

Behind-the-scenes footage from the video shoot for "Figure It Out", the new single from singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, poet and political activist Serj Tankian, can be seen below. The song comes off Serj's new studio album, "Harakiri", which will be released July 10 on Reprise Records/Serjical Strike. "Harakiri", a Japanese word meaning ritual suicide, is the ...

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GREAT WHITE: 'Elation' First-Week Sales Revealed

"Elation", the new studio album from GREAT WHITEMark Kendall (lead guitar), Scott Snyder (bass), Audie Desbrow (drums), Michael Lardie (guitar, keyboards) and Terry Ilous (lead vocals) — sold around 1,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release. Issued on May 22 via Frontiers Records, the 12-song CD marks GREAT ...

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SABATON: 'Carolus Rex' First-Week Sales Revealed

"Carolus Rex", the new album from Swedish metallers SABATON, sold around 950 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The CD landed at position No. 29 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, which lists the best-selling albums by new and developing artists, defined as those who have never appeared ...

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