September 2012 - Blabbermouth Archive

HALESTORM Interviewed By U.K.'s KERRANG! Magazine (Video)

Kerrang! magazine conducted an interview with HALESTORM drummer Arejay Hale and singer Lzzy Hale during the band's current U.K. headlining tour. You can now watch the chat below. HALESTORM has unveiled the dates, cities and venues for a late fall headlining U.S. tour sponsored by Jägermeister. The trek gets underway on November 8 in Mobile, ...

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FINSTERFORST Signs With NAPALM RECORDS

FINSTERFORST, the nature-loving warriors hailing from the German Black Forest, will release their fourth album, "Rastlos" ("Restless"), on November 23 via Napalm Records. The five mighty and overlong songs present themselves as a sweeping diversity of melodies and moods. FINSTERFORST combines melancholic folklore, untamed black metal fury with majestic soundscapes, thus giving the songs a ...

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BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION: Third 'Afterglow' Webisode Released

BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION, the Anglo-American rock group comprising vocalist/bassist Glenn Hughes (DEEP PURPLE, TRAPEZE), drummer Jason Bonham (LED ZEPPELIN, FOREIGNER), Derek Sherinian (DREAM THEATER, ALICE COOPER, BILLY IDOL) and blues-rock guitarist/vocalist Joe Bonamassa, will release its third album, "Afterglow", on October 30 (one day earlier internationally). The third in a series of webisodes featuring behind-the-scenes ...

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THIS OR THE APOCALYPSE: 'Hell Praiser' Video Released

"Hell Praiser", the new video from the Lancaster, Pennsylvania quintet THIS OR THE APOCALYPSE, can be seen below. The clip was directed by David Brodsky of Brooklyn's MyGoodEye Music Visuals, who has previously worked with PAPA ROACH, HELLYEAH, THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER, GOATWHORE, MUNICIPAL WASTE and SUFFOCATION, among others. "Hell Praiser" comes off THIS OR ...

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DOWN: 'Witchtripper' Video Released

DOWN's video for the song "Witchtripper" can be seen below. The clip was filmed at the end of August. "Witchtripper" comes off DOWN's new EP, "Down IV Part I - The Purple EP", which sold 12,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 35 on The ...

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No Shortage Of Work For THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN's BEN WEINMAN

Since winding down a lengthy summer tour cycle with THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN, guitarist and band leader Ben Weinman has been busy collaborating with other artists. As one of Spin magazine's "100 Greatest Guitarists Of All Time," in an unanticipated coupling, the multi-instrumentalist recently partnered with rapper, producer and politician Wyclef Jean, contributing drums to ...

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