"Superskum" (web site) conducted an interview with guitarist Mike Schleibaum of Washington D.C.-based metallers DARKEST HOUR on August 2 at the Denver, Colorado stop of the Summer Slaughter Tour. You can now watch the chat below. Also available is performance footage from the Denver concert.DARKEST HOUR recently released an entirely instrumental version of its latest album, "The Human Romance", via iTunes. "The Human Romance" sold around 3,600 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 185 on The Billboard 200 chart. The CD landed at position No. 3 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, which lists the best-selling albums by new and developing artists, defined as those who have never appeared in the Top 100 of The Billboard 200. DARKEST HOUR's previous album, "The Eternal Return", opened with 4,700 units back in July 2009 to enter the chart at No. 104. "The Human Romance" was released in Europe on March 7 via Century Media Records. The CD was recorded at a North Carolina studio with producer (and SOILWORK guitarist) Peter Wichers. Interview:
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