May 2013 - Blabbermouth Archive

SISTER SIN: More 'Dance Of The Wicked' Reissue Details Revealed

Swedish female-fronted heavy rockers SISTER SIN will have a newly remastered version of their first studio album, "Dance Of The Wicked", released as a CD+DVD package on June 25 via Victory Records. The CD includes: * All eight tracks from the original album "Dance Of The Wicked", released in 2003 * Three bonus previously unreleased ...

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OPETH Mainman Issues 'Heritage' Tour Recap

Guitarist/vocalist Mikael Åkerfeldt of Swedish progressive metallers OPETH has issued the following update: "Well, we just got back home after over 200 shows in support of 'Heritage'. It's been a fantastic experience with many odd, great, wonderful memories. Our collective brains have a lot to take in. "We want to say thanks for all your ...

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KISS Guitarist TOMMY THAYER Schedules Stockholm In-Store Appearance

KISS guitarist Tommy Thayer will make an in-store appearance at 4Sound Fridhemsplan in Stockholm, Sweden, on Sunday, June 2. The autograph-signing event, presented by 4Sound and Epiphone guitars, will run from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Launched this past January at NAMM, the Tommy Thayer "Spaceman" Les Paul model from Epiphone features a solid mahogany ...

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VENOMOUS MAXIMUS: 'Beg Upon The Light' Album Teaser Available

Houston, Texas dark heavy metal band VENOMOUS MAXIMUS recently inked a deal with Napalm Records. The independent record label will issue the band's critically acclaimed new album, "Beg Upon The Light", in North America on July 2 while the group prepares music for its next full-length recording, slated for an early 2014 release. Check out ...

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ESSENCE: 'Gemstones' Video Released

"Gemstones", the new video from Danish thrashers ESSENCE, can be seen below. The song comes off the band's new album, "Last Night Of Solace", which was released on March 29 via NoiseArt Records. The effort was made available as a limited CD in a slipcase and will include a bonus track. The CD was recorded, ...

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Video: NEWSTED Performs In Battle Creek

Fan-filmed video footage of NEWSTED — the new band led by former METALLICA, VOIVOD and FLOTSAM AND JETSAM bassist Jason Newsted — performing on May 15 at Planet Rock in Battle Creek, Michigan can be seen below. As previously reported, Jason was knocked off stage by an overzealous fan during NEWSTED's May 21 gig in ...

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