May 2012 - Blabbermouth Archive

DEF LEPPARD To Play Rare Club Gig For 'YouTube Presents'

In partnership with YouTube, DEF LEPPARD will play a one-time exclusive "YouTube Presents" club gig at the House of Blues in West Hollywood, California on June 6 at 2:30 p.m. PST. Fans will get in for FREE on a first-come-first-served basis. The performance will be followed by a question-and-answer session of fans with the band. ...

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FEAR FACTORY: 'The Industrialist' Visual Preview

Los Angeles cyber metallers FEAR FACTORY have released a special trailer that is a visual preview into the story behind their forthcoming album, "The Industrialist". Check it out below. Also available is a full-length stream of the track "New Messiah". "The Industrialist" will be released in North America on June 5 via Candlelight Records. The ...

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FIREWIND: 'Few Against Many' First-Week Sales Revealed

"Few Against Many", the new album from Greek melodic metallers FIREWIND — who feature in their ranks current OZZY OSBOURNE guitarist Gus G. — sold around 1,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The CD landed at position No. 28 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, which lists ...

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QUEENSRŸCHE's Publicist Downplays Rumors Of Strife In The Group

In the wake of a series of bizarre rumors about QUEENSRŸCHE's relationship with lead singer Geoff Tate, the band's publicist is downplaying reports of strife in the group. Metal Talk and Metal Sludge recently reported on unsubstantiated rumors that Tate assaulted guitarist Michael Wilton and pulled a knife on drummer Scott Rockenfield at an April ...

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NILE To Film New Video In Greece

In a recent interview with RockOverdose.gr, Karl Sanders of South Carolina-based extreme technical death metallers NILE revealed that the band will film a video for the song "Enduring The Eternal Molestation Of Flame" this August in Greece. Although it has not yet been confirmed, it is likely that the clip will be shot ...

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