October 2010 - Blabbermouth Archive

THE DAMNED THINGS: Debut Album Title Revealed

THE DAMNED THINGS — the new band featuring members of FALL OUT BOY (Joe Trohman, Andy Hurley), ANTHRAX (Scott Ian, Rob Caggiano) and EVERY TIME I DIE (Keith Buckley, Josh Newton) — has set "Ironiclast" as the title of its debut album, due in the U.K. on December 13. A U.S. release date for the ...

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PSYCHOTIC WALTZ Rejoined By Guitarist DAN ROCK

Guitarist Dan Rock has rejoined PSYCHOTIC WALTZ, the reunited cult early 1990s progressive metal band from El Cajon, California. The group, whose lineup now includes all five original members, will embark on a European tour as the support act for NEVERMORE and SYMPHONY X in February/March 2011. The dates are as follows: Feb. 25 - ...

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JEFF KOLLMAN To Debut New Band

Acclaimed guitarist Jeff Kollman (COSMOSQUAD, CHAD SMITH'S BOMBASTIC MEATBATS, GLENN HUGHES) will debut his new band, PERVADELIC, on Tuesday, October 5 at the Baked Potato in Studio City, California. The group — which features Kollman on vocals and guitar, along with co-guitarist Michael "Fish" Herring, bassist Jesse Stern, and drummer Jono Brown — will be ...

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SCALE THE SUMMIT Begins Recording New Album

Houston, Texas-based progressive-instrumetalists SCALE THE SUMMIT have entered Paint It Black Studios in Orlando, Florida with producer Mark Lewis (DEVILDRIVER, ALL THAT REMAINS, THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER) to begin recording their new album for an early 2011 release via Prosthetic Records. Commented guitarist Chris Letchford: "We have been home writing for quite some time now ...

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HELLOWEEN: 'Are You Metal?' Video To Debut This Friday

German power metallers HELLOWEEN filmed a video for the song "Are You Metal?" on September 30 in Beelitz, Germany. The clip will make its online debut on Friday, October 8 via MySpace. A photo from the video shoot can be viewed below. "Are You Metal?" comes off HELLOWEEN's 13th studio album, "7 Sinners", which will ...

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GWAR: In-Store Appearances Announced

GWAR has just hit the road as part of "The Bloody Tour of Horror" in support of the band's new album, "Bloody Pit Of Horror", which will be released on November 9 via Metal Blade Records. In celebration of the release, your space mutant overlords have announced two in-store appearances where you, the human scum, ...

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CATAMENIA: Lineup Changes Announced

Guitarist Riku Hopeakoski of Finnish melodic black metallers CATAMENIA has issued the following update: "I'm sad to inform you all about huge and unfortunate lineup changes in the band. Ari [Nissilä, guitar/vocals], Toni [Kansanoja, bass/backing vocals], Kari [Vähäkuopus, clean vocals] and Mikko [Nevanlahti, drums] decided to part ways with CATAMENIA because of their project bands, ...

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GLYDER Calls It Quits

Irish rockers GLYDER have called it quits. Guitarist Bat Kinane writes on his official blog, "Things changed for GLYDER before the making of the third album and since then it's been a struggle to keep going. Signing with SPV seemed like the Holy Grail, but the year it took to finalize the deal ...

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