January 2010 - Blabbermouth Archive

NOCTURNAL FEAR Begins Work On New Album

Michigan thrashers NOCTURNAL FEAR have commenced the songwriting process for the band's fifth full-length album, tentatively titled "Excessive Cruelty", for a late 2010 release via Moribund Records. Working songtitles set to appear on the follow-up to last year's "Metal Of Honor" include the following: * "I am War" * "Human Shield" * "Murder for Hire" ...

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PHILIP ANSELMO Sings WARBEAST's Praises

WARBEAST (formerly TEXAS METAL ALLIANCE), the band featuring RIGOR MORTIS vocalist Bruce Corbitt, GAMMACIDE guitarists Rick Perry and Scott Shelby, GAMMACIDE/DEVILFIST bassist Alan Bovee and DEMONSEED drummer Joe Gonzalez, is putting the finishing touches on its debut album, "Krush The Enemy", for a 2010 release via Philip Anselmo's (DOWN, PANTERA) Housecore Records. Anselmo had this ...

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ONE MAN ARMY AND THE UNDEAD QUARTET In Writing Mode

ONE MAN ARMY AND THE UNDEAD QUARTET, the Swedish band featuring former THE CROWN vocalist Johan Lindstrand, is currently writing material for its fourth album, tentatively due later in the year. Lindstrand states, "Yesterday, the 3rd of January we kinda woke up after a couple of months of silence and rest. It has been great ...

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HIM: More Performance Footage Of New Songs Available

Fan-filmed video footage of Finnish "love" metallers HIM performing two brand-new songs — "Heartkiller" and "Love, The Hardest Way" — on December 28, 2009 on the first night of the Helldone Festival at Tavastia in Helsinki, Finland can be viewed below (courtesy of "1wildwillow"). HIM's new album, "Screamworks: Love In Theory And Practice", will be ...

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AGE OF EVIL To Support HAIL! In New York, Massachusetts

Scottsdale, Arizona-based metallers AGE OF EVIL will support the all-star band HAIL! — comprised of bassist David Ellefson (F5, ex-MEGADETH), guitarist Andreas Kisser (SEPULTURA), vocalist Tim "Ripper" Owens (YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, ex-JUDAS PRIEST, ICED EARTH) and newly appointed drummer Mike Portnoy (DREAM THEATER) — on the following dates: Jan. 26 - B.B. King Blues Club & ...

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