August 2012 - Blabbermouth Archive

EVOCATION: First 'Illusions Of Grandeur' Studio Video Report

Swedish death metallers EVOCATION will release their fourth studio album, "Illusions Of Grandeur", in Europe on September 24 via Century Media Records. The CD includes "ten tracks of supreme Swedish death metal, a perfect mélange of Stockholm rawness and Gothenburg epics," according to a press release. The first of two video clips featuring behind-the-scenes footage ...

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MUNICIPAL WASTE Answers Fan-Submitted Questions (Video)

Fans of the Richmond, Virginia crossover act MUNICIPAL WASTE recently submitted questions for the band via the Nuclear Blast Europe Facebook page. Video footage of MUNICIPAL WASTE answering the questions at this year's edition of the Summer Breeze festival, which took place August 16-18 in Dinkelsbühl, Germany, can be seen below. MUNICIPAL WASTE's fifth album, ...

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KISS And ACC Network Rock 2012 ACC Football

Legendary rockers KISS will rock ACC Network telecasts of Atlantic Coast Conference football, it was announced today by Raycom Sports. Through this partnership of rock royalty and premier college football, KISS' new hit single "Hell Or Hallelujah" will set the tone for the kickoff of each week's syndicated game. "We are honored to have KISS ...

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ENGEL: 'Frontline' Video Released

"Frontline", the new video from Swedish metallers ENGEL, can be seen below. The clip was directed by Kristofer "Kriggs" Karlson, and features dynamic live performance footage highlighting the band's propulsive rhythms, chilling twin guitar work and impassioned vocals. "Frontline" comes off ENGEL's new album, "Blood Of Saints", which entered the official chart in Sweden at ...

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'Hot Minute' With SLAYER's KERRY KING (Video)

Hot Topic caught up with SLAYER's Kerry King at the Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival for a "Hot Minute." Check out the footage below. SLAYER has spent the last year and half touring without guitarist Jeff Hanneman, who is still recovering from necrotising fasciitis, a flesh-eating disease, which he is believed to have gotten from ...

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ANTHRAX Bassist Talks ESP In New Video Interview

Video footage of ANTHRAX bassist Frank Bello talking about how he connected with ESP and giving details about his ESP Frank Bello and LTD FB-4 Signature Series models can be seen in two parts below. The biopic "Greetings From Tim Buckley", which marks the feature film debut of Frank Bello, will premiere this September at ...

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AUTOPSY: Video Footage Of 'Slaughter By The Water' Performance

Video footage of AUTOPSY's performance at the third annual Slaughter By The Water festival, which took place last Saturday, August 25 on the USS Hornet Aircraft Carrier in Alameda, California, can be seen below (courtesy of Capital Chaos TV). AUTOPSY has just released a new DVD, "Born Undead", via Peaceville Records. The set charts AUTOPSY's ...

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KORPIKLAANI Bassist Discusses New Album, Lineup Changes

Anthony Morgan of Metal Forces recently conducted an interview with bassist Jarkko Aaltonen of Finnish folk metallers KORPIKLAANI. A couple of excerpts from the chat follow below. On the departure of violinist Jarkko Lemmetty: Jarkko Aaltonen: "Everything was becoming more and more difficult for him. He didn't really get into rehearsals anymore, and ...

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EVAN SEINFELD Talks ATTIKA 7, BIOHAZARD In New Audio Interview

Former BIOHAZARD and current ATTIKA 7 frontman Evan Seinfeld was recently interviewed on the "Hangar 19" radio show. You can now listen to the program using the audio player below. In addition to Seinfeld, ATTIKA 7 features lead guitarist Rusty Coones (famed motorcycle builder), guitarist Zach Broderick (formerly with NONPOINT), drummer Tommy Holt (ex-UPO) and ...

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