April 2013 - Blabbermouth Archive

STEEL PANTHER: Video Update From The Studio

Los Angeles glam-metal jokesters STEEL PANTHER recently entered a studio in Sherman Oaks, California with producer Jay Ruston (ANTHRAX, STONE SOUR, MEATLOAF) to record its third full-length album for a September release. A new video update from the studio can be seen below. STEEL PANTHER is infecting the world this spring on its recently announced ...

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ANACRUSIS Mainman To Release Two Hours Of New Music

Vocalist/guitarist Kenn Nardi of reunited St. Louis, Missouri-based progressive/melodic thrash metallers ANACRUSIS has issued the following update: "I am planning to finish the new music and release it in some form, but I'm not sure of the details just yet. This will not be an acoustic project like CRUEL APRIL. It will be exactly the ...

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Former PANTERA Bassist Interviewed On 'Maximum Threshold' (Audio)

"Maximum Threshold" recently conducted an interview with former PANTERA/DOWN and current KILL DEVIL HILL bassist Rex Brown. You can now listen to the chat using the audio player below. Brown's memoir, "Official Truth, 101 Proof: The Inside Story Of Pantera", was released on March 12 via Da Capo Press. The 320-page book is described as ...

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CRYSTAL TEARS Signs With MASSACRE RECORDS

Greek/Danish metallers CRYSTAL TEARS have have inked a deal with Massacre Records. The band recently completed recording its third album with producer Roberto Dimitri Liapakis (MYSTIC PROPHECY, SUICIDAL ANGELS, DEVIL'S TRAIN), to be released later in the year. The effort was mixed and mastered at Prophecy & Music Factory Studios in Germany. CRYSTAL TEARS was ...

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Norway's SHINING To Release 'One One One' In North America

The avant-garde Norwegian group SHINING — whose unique "blackjazz" hybrid of extreme progressive metal, experimental jazz-fusion and industrial precision has earned extensive international acclaim — will release "One One One", its first studio album in three years, this spring. The CD, which is available now for pre-order, will be released by Prosthetic Records in North ...

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BLACK SABBATH: '13' Cover Artwork, Audio Snippet Released

BLACK SABBATH's new album, "13" — the first in 35 years to feature bassist Geeezer Butler, guitarist Tony Iommi and singer Ozzy Osbourne — will be released on June 11 via Vertigo/Universal Republic in the U.S. and Vertigo in all other territories. The drum tracks on the group's first LP with Osbourne since 1978 were ...

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