November 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

MORTAD: Teaser For 'The Myth Of Purity' Album Available

A two-and-a-half-minute video teaser for "The Myth Of Purity", the forthcoming full-length debut album from the London, England-based, female-fronted metal band MORTAD, can be seen below. The CD was recorded this past October with producer Russ Russell (NAPALM DEATH, DIMMU BORGIR, EVILE) and is scheduled for an early 2012 release. MORTAD was formed in 2009 ...

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SUPREME PAIN Announces New Drummer

Dutch brutal death metallers SUPREME PAIN have announced the addition of drummer Eric De Windt to the group's ranks. According to the band, Eric "is a very experienced musician and was part of many bands, such as SEVERE TORTURE (vocalist), SINISTER (vocals on 'Aggressive Measures') and PROSTITUTE DISFIGUREMENT, INHUME and DESTROYER666 (drums). At the moment ...

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JON OLIVA'S PAIN: New Album Update

JON OLIVA'S PAIN, the band led by SAVATAGE mastermind Jon Oliva, is currently working on material for its fifth album for a 2012 release. Commented JON OLIVA'S PAIN drummer Christopher Kinder: "We received a bunch of emails asking about the demo phase of each record and how the songs are put together. We hope this ...

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RUSH Frontman Honored By Scholarship Endowment

According to Decanter.com, bassist/vocalist Geddy Lee of Canadian rock legends RUSH has had a wine scholarship created in his name. The honor has been conferred by his fellow directors at the charitable foundation Grapes For Humanity. The board voted unanimously to create a scholarship in his name, in perpetuity, for a student of ...

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NIKKI SIXX Working On Two New Books

MTLEY CRE/SIXX: A.M. bassist Nikki Sixx is working on two new books, the first one of which is due in May-June 2012, to be followed by the second one in 2013. Sixx writes on his Facebook page, "Neither book is like anything I have done before (I guess you can say the same thing about ...

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