February 2013 - Blabbermouth Archive

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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Former PANTERA Bassist's Memoir Due In March

Former PANTERA and current KILL DEVIL HILL bassist Rex Brown will publish his memoir, "Official Truth, 101 Proof: The Inside Story Of Pantera", on March 12 via Da Capo Press. The 320-page book is described as a "starkly honest and revealing" book about Rex's time in one of the most influential and enduringly popular bands ...

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Reunited SAIGON KICK Parts With Bassist TOM DEFILE

The reunited original lineup of the acclaimed 1990s rock band SAIGON KICK has parted ways with bassist Tom DeFile before playing a single show. According to Tom, the split happened because of "personalities and other reasons." Chris McLernon, who was not a part of the original SAIGON KICK lineup, but came aboard as the band's ...

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