April 2016 - Blabbermouth Archive

DESPISED ICON Signs With NUCLEAR BLAST

Nuclear Blast has announced the signing of Montreal-based deathcore pioneers DESPISED ICON. For many extreme music fans, it may be hard to remember a time before DESPISED ICON, given the massive influence they've subsequently had on the genre. But when the group formed back in 2002 and released "Consumed By Your Poison" the same year, ...

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Video Premiere: IN THIS MOMENT's 'The Fighter'

"The Fighter", the new video from IN THIS MOMENT, can be seen below. The clip was directed by Jeremy Saffer and IN THIS MOMENT frontwoman Maria Brink. The song is taken from the band's fifth album, "Black Widow", which came out in November 2014. Said Brink about the video: "I'm really excited for everyone to ...

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MASTODON's BRENT HINDS Designs Flying-V Custom Guitar From EPIPHONE

Epiphone, the world leader in affordable, professional instruments, proudly presents the debut of the limited-edition Brent Hinds Flying-V Custom, a new signature model designed by Brent Hinds, lead singer and guitarist of MASTODON. Hinds was recently honored with a Metal Hammer Golden Gods award by Guitar World for his ferocious guitar chops and has appeared ...

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South Wales Death Metallers VENOM PRISON Sign With PROSTHETIC RECORDS

Prosthetic Records has announced the signing of South Wales, U.K. death metallers VENOM PRISON. Having first pummeled the jugular of the underground with their self-released demo "Defy The Tyrant" in 2015, the quintet spread their crushing grooves gigging throughout the U.K. while also releasing "The Primal Chaos" seven-inch single. Depicted as "a buzz that began ...

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IRON MAIDEN's ED-PH0N3S Headphones: Unboxing Video

Video footage of Download festival organizer Andy Copping trying IRON MAIDEN's on-ear headphones ED-PH0N3S for the first time can be seen below. The ED-PH0N3S have been specially designed by the award-winning Japanese electronics company Onkyo Corporation to provide fans of IRON MAIDEN, rock and heavy metal the ultimate way to hear their music, with the ...

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