June 2010 - Blabbermouth Archive

NOCTURNAL FEAR Announces New Guitarist, Bassist

Michigan thrashers NOCTURNAL FEAR have announced the addition of guitarist "The Axes Of Death" Chris and bassist "SpecialForces Kommando" Warmonger to the group's ranks. The band is currently writing material for its fifth full-length album, tentatively titled "Excessive Cruelty", for a late 2010/early 2011 release via Moribund Records. Working songtitles set to appear on the ...

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REVAMP: Footage From GRASPOP METAL MEETING Available

Fan-filmed video footage of REVAMP's performance at this year's Graspop Metal Meeting, which took place June 25-27 in Dessel, Belgium, can be viewed below. REVAMP is the new band led by former AFTER FOREVER vocalist Floor Jansen. The group's self-titled debut album was released in Europe on May 28 via Nuclear Blast Records. "Revamp" track ...

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GWAR Frontman Interviewed By DIRGE WITHIN Guitarist

Guitarist Matt Szlachta of Chicago metallers DIRGE WITHIN recently conducted an interview with GWAR frontman Oderus Urungus (a.k.a. Dave Brockie). Watch the chat below. "America Must Be Destroyed", GWAR's 1992 opus, can now be purchased in a special edition digipak that's also crammed with a DVD that includes the seminal GWAR films "Tour De Scum" ...

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OCTOBER FILE To Appear in 'Zombie Driftwood' Movie

U.K. noise rockers OCTOBER FILE are set to appear in "Zombie Driftwood", a new movie by Emmy Award-winning director Bob Carruthers. Carruthers is a huge fan of the band and thinks the track "Falter" from the group's recently released "Our Souls To You" album (via Candlelight Records) is the track for the film. Bob stated, ...

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DEE SNIDER's 'Growing Up Twisted' To Premiere Next Month

What happens when Dee Snider, the legendary frontman of heavy metal group TWISTED SISTER, is the "quiet one" in the family? "Growing Up Twisted" follows the outrageous and oddball daily pursuits of the Sniders, who think their zany world is just real life, perfectly normal... only it's not. The seven-episode series premieres with two back-to-back ...

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ALESTORM Interviewed At SWEDEN ROCK FESTIVAL

More-Metal.com conducted an interview with the Scottish folk/power metal band ALESTORM at the Sweden Rock Festival, which was held June 9-12 in Sölvesborg in southern Sweden. Watch the chat below. ALESTORM's latest album, "Black Sails At Midnight", landed at position No. 87 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart. The Heatskeers chart ...

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