June 2012 - Blabbermouth Archive

GOTTHARD Plays 'Firebirth' CD-Release Show In Zurich (Video)

Swiss hard rockers GOTTHARD played a special invitation-only club gig on May 31 at Plaza in Zurich, Switzerland to celebrate the release of their brand new album, "Firebirth". Fan-filmed video footage of the performance can be seen below. "Firebirth" was released on June 1 via Nuclear Blast/Warner Music. The CD was produced at the band's ...

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OVERKILL, HADES, PROWLER Members Join Forces In MINISTRY OF HATE

OVERKILL drummer Ron Lipnicki has joined forces with HADES guitarist Scott LePage and two former members of '80s thrash band PROWLER (New Renaissance Records) in a new outfit called MINISTRY OF HATE. MINISTRY OF HATE's debut album, "All Your Godz Are Dead", features 10 tracks and is available online as individual song downloads or in ...

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AHAB Guitarist Interviewed On 'Rich Davenport's Rock Show' (Audio)

Guitarist Christian Hector of the German funeral doom metal band AHAB was interviewed on the latest edition of "Rich Davenport's Rock Show". The program can be streamed using the Mixcloud player below. (Note: The Hector interview begins around the 38-minute mark.) AHAB's third album, "The Giant", was released on May 25 via Napalm Records. The ...

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METALLICA: Pro-Shot Footage Of Entire ROCK AM RING Performance

Professionally filmed video footage of METALLICA's entire June 2 performance at the Rock Am Ring festival in Nürburgring, Germany can be seen below. METALLICA performed its top-selling 1991 LP, "Metallica", a.k.a. "the black album," in its entirety at the Nürburgring concert. As they have done on all the shows on their current European tour, the ...

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BARONESS: New Video Interview Posted Online

The Bone Reader recently conducted separate interviews with Peter Adams and John Baizley of the Savannah, Georgia-based quartet BARONESS. You can now watch the chat in two parts below. BARONESS's new album, "Yellow & Green", will be released on July 17 via Relapse Records. The CD reunites BARONESS with "Blue Record" producer John Congleton (EXPLOSIONS ...

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SLASH Interviewed By TIME Magazine (Video)

Tim Morrison of Time.com recently conducted an interview with legendary guitarist Slash. You can now watch the chat below. Slash's second solo album, "Apocalyptic Love", sold approximately 38,000 copies to debut at No. 4 on the Billboard 200 album chart on Wednesday morning (May 30). The disc, released through Slash's own label, Dik Hayd (Decayed) ...

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