March 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

IGOR CAVALERA: MAX Has Grown Into An 'Amazing Producer'

U.K.'s Rhythm magazine recently spoke to CAVALERA CONSPIRACY/ex-SEPULTURA drummer Igor Cavalera about the making of the new CAVALERA CONSPIRACY album, "Blunt Force Trauma". A couple of excerpts from the chat follow below. Rhythm: What were the most challenging aspects of recording the album? Igor: "It's very difficult for a drummer sometimes to hold ...

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7 HORNS 7 EYES Signs With CENTURY MEDIA

Seattle, Washiington-based metallers 7 HORNS 7 EYES have inked a multi-album North American deal with Century Media Records. The band's full-length debut, "Throes Of Absolution", will be released in the fall. The CD, which features a guest appearance by Jeff Loomis (NEVERMORE), will be made available in Europe via Basick Records. According to a press ...

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BEHEMOTH Frontman Talks About His Battle With Leukemia

Revolver magazine is hosting the first part of an in-depth interview with guitarist/vocalist Adam "Negal "Darski of Polish extreme metal veterans BEHEMOTH. In it, he talks about his battle with leukemia, his current health status, and everything he went through. A couple of excerpts follow below. Revolver: When did you know you had ...

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BLAZE BAYLEY: And Then There Was One

British heavy metal vocalist Blaze Bayley (IRON MAIDEN, WOLFSBANE) has released the following statement: "First of all, thanks again for all the wonderful messages of support I have received in the last few days. "The mental, financial and emotional strain of keeping the BLAZE BAYLEY band together has proven to be too much for me ...

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CROWBAR Pulls Out Of Germany's SUMMER BREEZE Festival

New Orleans sludge metal legends CROWBAR have canceled their appearance at this year's installment of the Summer Breeze festival, set to take place August 18-20, 2011 in Dinkelsbühl, Germany. According to the festival organizers, "There has been a death in the band's closer circle which has forced them to change their plans for July/August. A ...

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ONE-WAY MIRROR Begins Recording New Album

ONE-WAY MIRROR — the French band featuring Guillaume Bideau (MNEMIC), David and Franck Potvin (LYZANXIA, PHAZE I), Dirk Verbeuren (SOILWORK) and Loic Colin (SCARVE, WATCHA) — has issued the following update: "ONE-WAY MIRROR entered the studio to record their [sophomore] album in an unequivocally incendiary atmosphere. With the creative juices flowing, their arses on fire, ...

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