February 2013 - Blabbermouth Archive

GORGUTS Guitarist Offering Online Lessons

Acclaimed New York City-based guitarist Kevin Hufnagel (DYSRHYTHMIA, GORGUTS, VAURA) is now offering online guitar lessons via the groundbreaking lesson web site Bandhappy. View his profile and sign up for a lesson at this location. Says Kevin: "I am driven to help students find their own voice on the guitar, open up their ...

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EMERGENCY GATE: New Video Interview With MATTHIAS KUPKA

Louder magazine recently conducted an interview with vocalist Matthias Kupka of German metallers EMERGENCY GATE. You can now watch the chat below. EMERGENCY GATE's fifth album, "You", has just been released in Europe via ZYX Music. A video teaser for "You", featuring commentary from Mille Petrozza (KREATOR), Chris Bay (FREEDOM CALL) and Stefano Fiori (GRAVEWORM), ...

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KORPIKLAANI Bassist Interviewed In Dublin (Video)

Neuweltmusic conducted an interview with bassist Jarkko Aaltonen of Finnish folk metallers KORPIKLAANI when the band played at The Button Factory in Dublin, Ireland on February 3. You can now watch the chat below. KORPIKLAANI's eighth studio album, "Manala", sold around 600 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The CD ...

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MESHUGGAH: Previously Unreleased Song Available For Streaming

A previously unreleased MESHUGGAH track, "Pitch Black", can be streamed in the YouTube clip below. The song, which was recorded in July 2003 (around the time MESHUGGAH's "I" EP was released) at Fear And Loathing studios in Stockholm, Sweden by MESHUGGAH guitarist Fredrik Thordendal, is available for free download as a two-track EP from Scion ...

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CHTHONIC: New Video Footage From The Studio Posted Online

Taiwanese metallers CHTHONIC have returned to Sweet Spot Studios in Halmstad, Sweden with producer Rickard Bengtsson (ARCH ENEMY, NEMESIS) to begin recording their seventh album for a June 2013 release. The third in a series of video clips featuring behind-the-scenes from the studio can be seen below. CHTHONIC's sixth full-length effort, "Takasago Army", was released ...

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GHOST Forced To Modify Name For 'Legal' Reasons

Mysterious Swedish buzz band GHOST has been forced to modify its name in the U.S. to GHOST B.C. for "legal reasons." In the year of 13, the second phase of GHOST B.C. begins with the release of the sophomore psalm, "Infestissumam", on April 9 via Loma Vista Recordings. Papa Emeritus II succeeded Papa Emeritus at ...

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WARBEAST To Release 'Destroy' In April

Texas thrashers WARBEAST will release their sophomore full-length album, "Destroy", on April 2 via Housecore Records. The CD was produced by former PANTERA frontman, and Housecore owner, Philip H. Anselmo, and engineered by Stephen "The Big Fella" Berrigan at Anselmo's Nodferatu's Lair studios in Louisiana in May and July 2012. The effort was mixed by ...

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