July 2012 - Blabbermouth Archive

DARKANE Recording New Album

Swedish thrashers DARKANE have entered the studio to begin recording their sixth album for an early 2013 release. The band's drummer, Peter Wildoer, states, "The drums are done and we're tracking guitars, bass and vocals right now. "We're documenting the whole process once again as a video diary and now we want the DARKANE fans ...

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AXEWOUND Announces U.K. Headlining Tour

AXEWOUND — the new project featuring Matt Tuck (BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE) on guitar and vocals, Liam Cormier (CANCER BATS) on lead vocals, Mike Kingswood (GLAMOUR OF THE KILL) on guitar, Joe Copcutt (RISE TO REMAIN) on bass, and Jason Bowld (PITCHSHIFTER, KILLING JOKE) on drums — will embark on a U.K. headlining tour in ...

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THE 69 EYES: 'X' Track Listing, 'Red' Single Artwork Unveiled

"X", the tenth studio album from Helsinki, Finland-based gothic metallers THE 69 EYES, will be released in Europe on September 28 via Nuclear Blast Records. The CD was mixed by Stefan Boman (THE HELLACOPTERS, BULLET) and is described by the band's lead singer Jyrki69 as THE 69 EYES' "most melodic-yet-melancholic" release to date. He added, ...

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MEGADETH In Manila: Behind-The-Scenes Footage Posted Online

MEGADETH bassist David Ellefson has uploaded a new nine-minute video clip featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the band's July 29 concert at World Trade Center in Manila, Philippines. Check it out below. On Saturday, July 28, the members of MEGADETH held a press conference at Sofitel in Manila. A couple of excerpts from the question-and-answer session ...

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TESTAMENT: 'Native Blood' Video Released

"Native Blood", the new video from San Francisco Bay Area metallers TESTAMENT, can be seen below. TESTAMENT vocalist Chuck Billy collaborated with seasoned director Mike Sloat to put together a clip that is universal in message while bringing the spotlight to Billy's Native American heritage — The Pomo Indians. The performance portion of the clip ...

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BRING ME THE HORIZON Signs With RCA

British metalcore act BRING ME THE HORIZON has inked a deal with RCA. The band is currently writing material for its fourth album for a 2013 release. BRING ME THE HORIZON will play its only U.K. show of the year at the Alexandra Palace in London on November 10 as the co-headliners of the Vans ...

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