June 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

BEHEMOTH Frontman Back In Polish Court Over Bible-Tearing Incident

Vocalist/guitarist Adam "Nergal" Darski of Polish extreme metallers BEHEMOTH attended a hearing earlier today (Wednesday, June 29) at the District Court in Gdynia, Poland in connection with a September 2007 incident when he reportedly called the Catholic Church "the most murderous cult on the planet" during the band's performance in Gdynia and tore up a ...

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NAPALM DEATH To Tour Canada In The Fall

Grindcore progenitors NAPALM DEATH will embark on a Canadian tour in October. The dates are as follows: Oct. 03 - Kingston, ON - Time TO Laugh Oct. 04 - Peterborough, ON - Red Dog Oct. 05 - Windsor, ON - Blind Dog Oct. 06 - London, ON - Music Hall Oct. 07 - Toronto, ON ...

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SUICIDE SILENCE To Headline 'Impericon Never Say Die!' European Tour

California deathcore masters SUICIDE SILENCE will headline the Impericon Never Say Die! Tour 2011 with support from EMMURE, DEEZ NUTS, THE WORD ALIVE, OCEANO, THE HUMAN ABSTRACT and VANNA. Commented SUICIDE SILENCE guitarist Mark Heylmun: "The Impericon Never Say Die! Tour 2011 will be the most elaborate tour we have done in Europe, both visually ...

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ICS VORTEX: 'The Blackmobile' Track Available For Streaming

"The Blackmobile", a brand new song from Norway's ICS VORTEX, the project led by the former DIMMU BORGIR and current BORKNAGAR member, can be streamed in the YouTube clip below. The track comes off the band's debut album, "Storm Seeker", which will be released on August 22 in Europe and August 23 in North America ...

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SYMPHONY X's 'Iconoclast' Cracks U.S. Top 100

"Iconoclast", the ninth studio album from North America's progressive metal masterminds SYMPHONY X, sold more than 7,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 76 on The Billboard 200 chart. SYMPHONY X's previous CD, "Paradise Lost", opened with around 6,500 copies back in July 2007. "Iconoclast" ...

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AUGUST BURNS RED's 'Leveler' Enters BILLBOARD Chart At No. 11

"Leveler", the fourth album from the Lancaster, Pennsylvania-based Christian metalcore quintet AUGUST BURNS RED, sold around 29,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to land at position No. 11 on The Billboard 200 chart. AUGUST BURNS RED's previous CD, "Constellations", opened with 20,000 units in July 2009 to debut at ...

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