January 2017 - Blabbermouth Archive

SOILWORK Recruits Bassist TAYLOR NORDBERG For European Tour

Swedish metallers SOILWORK have recruited Taylor Nordberg (INFERNAEON, RIBSPREADER) to play bass for the band on their upcoming European tour with KREATOR, SEPULTURA and ABORTED, which is scheduled to kick off on February 1 in Metz, France. It is not presently clear how this affects the status of SOILWORK's bassist of the past couple of ...

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Video Premiere: EPICA's 'Beyond The Matrix'

"Beyond The Matrix", the new video from Dutch symphonic metallers EPICA, can be seen below. The clip was produced by Jens De Vos and his team at Panda Productions. "Beyond The Matrix" is taken from EPICA's latest album, "The Holographic Principle", which was released on September 30 via Nuclear Blast. Commented EPICA frontwoman Simone Simons: ...

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OBITUARY To Release Self-Titled Tenth Album In March

Florida death metal veterans OBITUARY will release their self-titled, tenth studio album on March 17 via Relapse. Picking up where 2014's "Inked In Blood" left off, OBITUARY show no signs of slowing down as they continue to reign as kings of death metal. Recorded at the band's home studio in Tampa, "Obituary" is a ten-track ...

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TRANS-SIBERIAN ORCHESTRA's Record-Breaking 2016

2016 was another record-breaking year for TRANS-SIBERIAN ORCHESTRA (TSO), the project founded by producer/composer/lyricist Paul O'Neill. Proving that the critically-acclaimed, multi-platinum, progressive rock group is more popular on the road than ever before, TSO's winter tour 2016 sold the most tickets per show in the group's history, with a total in excess of 927,000. The ...

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