September 2012 - Blabbermouth Archive

NETTLECARRIER: Another Song Available For Streaming

Norwegian satanic black metal band NETTLECARRIER will release its self-titled debut album on September 21 in Europe and September 25 in North America via Indie Recordings. The cover artwork was created by artist Truls Espedal (ENSLAVED, THEATER OF TRAGEDY, DJEVEL), who has painted all of ENSLAVED's album covers since 2001. "Nettlecarrier" track listing: 01. The ...

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KVELERTAK: First Video Update From The Studio

Acclaimed Norwegian rockers KVELERTAK have entered Godcity studios in Salem, Massachusetts with producer Kurt Ballou (CONVERGE) to begin recording their new album for an early 2013 release. The band states, "All [we] can say is this album is going to fuck the first album in the ass. Hard." The first in a series of video ...

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VOIVOD Signs With CENTURY MEDIA RECORDS

Century Media Records has announced the signing of Canadian metal innovators VOIVOD. To coincide with the band's 30th anniversary — the band was founded in late January 1983 — VOIVOD's own company, Iron Gang Factory, has joined forces with global powerhouse Century Media to release the group's new album, "Target Earth", on January 22, 2013 ...

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THIS OR THE APOCALYPSE: 'In Wolves' Lyric Video Released

"In Wolves", the new lyric video from the Lancaster, Pennsylvania quintet THIS OR THE APOCALYPSE, can be seen below. The song comes off the band's third album, "Dead Years", which will be released in Europe on September 24 via Lifeforce Records. The CD will be made available in North America one day later through eOne ...

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ICED EARTH Mainman Says Cyprus Concert DVD Shoot Was 'A Huge Success'

ICED EARTH's August 19 concert at the ancient Kourion Amphitheater, outside Limassol in Cyprus, was professionally filmed and recorded for an upcoming CD/DVD release. 1,500 fans witnessed the show, which ran for three hours and featured on-stage scenery and artwork that was uniquely created for this special event. Veteran producer Jim Morris of Morrisound Studios ...

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STRATOVARIUS Working On New Album; Video Message Available

A new video message from Finnish/Swedish metallers STRATOVARIUS about the progress of the recording sessions for the band's new studio album can be seen below. STRATOVARIUS's new DVD, "Under Flaming Winter Skies - Live In Tampere", recently entered the Music DVD chart in Finland at position No. 1. The news of drummer Jörg Michael's departure ...

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ENSIFERUM's 'Unsung Heroes' Lands On German Chart

"Unsung Heroes", the fifth album from Finnish folk metallers ENSIFERUM, has entered the German Media Control chart at position No. 15. As previously reported, the CD also landed on the Finnsh chart at No. 3. Released on August 27 via Spinefarm, "Unsung Heroes" was produced by Hiili Hiilesmaa (HIM, SENTENCED) at Petrax studio (CHILDREN OF ...

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LIV KRISTINE Working On 'Paris Paris' Video

Norwegian singer Liv Kristine (LEAVES' EYES, ex-THEATRE OF TRAGEDY) is currently in Gothenburg, Sweden filming a video for her new solo track "Paris Paris" with Swedish director Patric Ullaeus of the Revolver Film Company AB (IN FLAMES, DIMMU BORGIR, EUROPE). The clip will make its online debut on September 18. "Paris Paris" comes off Liv ...

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