January 2017 - Blabbermouth Archive

KING DIAMOND To Headline This Year's PSYCHO LAS VEGAS

Psycho Las Vegas 2017 — set to take place from August 18 through August 20 at the Hard Rock Hotel And Casino Las Vegas in Las Vegas, Nevada — confirms KING DIAMOND as the festival's grand headliner! 2017 marks thirty years since the release of KING DIAMOND's landmark "Abigail" release. King's appearance at Psycho will ...

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ASKING ALEXANDRIA's DANNY WORSNOP Releases 'Anyone But Me' Solo Song

Danny Worsnop, the newly returned frontman for U.K. metalcore pioneers ASKING ALEXANDRIA, will release his debut solo album, "The Long Road Home", on February 17 via the U.K.-based independent label Earache Records. The effort marks a slight musical departure from his previous work with ASKING ALEXANDRIA, now forging a deeper and often darker path through ...

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See Six Pages From SLAYER's Bloody First Comic Book

Legendary heavy metal band SLAYER has teamed up with "Metalocalypse" writer Jon Schnepp and "Twilight Zone" artist Guiu Vilanova for a three-issue Dark Horse Comics series, "Slayer: Repentless", with covers by Eisner Award-winning British comics artist Glenn Fabry. The first issue, with a variant cover by Eric Powell ("The Goon", "Hillbilly"), is scheduled for release ...

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HEART's ANN WILSON Announces Solo Tour

HEART singer Ann Wilson has announced a 20-date solo tour. The "Ann Wilson Of Heart" cross-country trek kicks off Tuesday, March 8 at the Moore Theatre in Wilson's hometown of Seattle before moving on to Los Angeles, Denver, Philadelphia, Englewood and New Orleans, among other cities. Tickets will go on sale beginning this Friday, January ...

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SIX FEET UNDER To Release 'Torment' Album In February

Death metal veterans SIX FEET UNDER will release their twelfth studio album, "Torment", on February 24 via Metal Blade. There's plenty of classic SIX FEET UNDER groove to be had on "Torment", but fans will note a much more aggressive approach, and even more modern blast beats throughout. This is a cantankerous SIX FEET UNDER ...

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ALESTORM Begins Recording Fifth Album

Scottish folk/power metallers ALESTORM have entered the studio to begin recording their fifth full-length album, titled "No Grave But The Sea". The band states: "We will be spending the next month at Alpaca Ranch recording studio in Orlando, [Florida] with producer Lasse Lammert once again at the helm. This will also be the first full ...

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TOMBS Begins Recording Fourth Full-Length Album

Brooklyn-based experimental metal outfit TOMBS has entered Mana Studio in St. Petersburg, Florida to begin recording its fourth full-length album. Produced once again by Erik Rutan (HATE ETERNAL), the as-yet-untitled disc is set for a summer release via Metal Blade Records. Guitarist/vocalist Mike Hill comments: "I've been gearing up for this moment for all of ...

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AMERICAN GRIM To Release 'Freakshow' Album In February

East Coast shock rockers AMERICAN GRIM have signed a worldwide deal with Entertainment One (eOne Music) / Rocktagon Worldwide Music with plans to release their first full-length, "Freakshow", on February 24. The cover artwork was created by Tyler Reitan. "I can't begin to express how excited we are to debut this project at eOne," says ...

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