March 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

DARKANE Drummer To 'Growl' On New CLOUDSCAPE Album

Swedish metallers CLOUDSCAPE will enter RoastingHouse Studios in Malmö, Sweden on April 11 with producer/engineer Micko Twedberg to begin recording their fourth album, "New Era", for a late 2011 release. One of the songs on the CD will feature a guest appearance by "longtime friend" Peter Wildoer (pictured below; DARKANE, JAMES LABRIE) on vocals. According ...

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THE SWORD: 'Night City' Video Released

"Night City", the new video from Austin, Texas metal luminaries THE SWORD, can be viewed below. The clip is the third and final part of a video trilogy helmed by former THE SWORD collaborators Artificial Army. The first and second chapters of the saga were for "Tres Brujas" and "Lawless Lands". "Night City" comes off ...

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Italy's MY BLACK LIGHT Signs With MASSACRE RECORDS

Italian female-fronted metallers MY BLACK LIGHT have inked a deal with Germany's Massacre Records. MY BLACK LIGHT was formed in 2008 by keyboardist/vocalist Rodolfo Coda Bertetto and singer Monica Primo, both of whom shared a passion for metal, especially gothic metal. Even though they had been playing this kind of music for years in different ...

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PICTURE To Release New Album In May

Reunited '80s Dutch metal band PICTURE will release a new album, "Warhorse", in May. No further details are currently available. PICTURE was the first "real" Dutch heavy metal band. Formed in 1979, they were especially popular in the Netherlands, Germany and Italy for their live performances. They still supposedly have a huge fan base in ...

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CHTHONIC To Release 'Takasago Army' In June

Taiwanese metallers CHTHONIC have entered the studio to complete work on their new album, "Takasago Army", for a June release via Spinefarm Records. Produced by Rickard Bengtsson (ARCH ENEMY, NEMESIS) at Sweet Spot Studios in Halmstad, Sweden, this 10-track outing completes a trilogy of CHTHONIC releases, telling a story that binds together the band's "Seediq ...

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