May 2012 - Blabbermouth Archive

SHADOWS FALL: Quality Footage Of Entire Sacramento Concert

Quality video footage of SHADOWS FALL's entire May 21 concert at Ace Of Spades in Sacramento, California as the support act for FEAR FACTORY can be seen below. SHADOWS FALL's new album, "Fire From The Sky", sold around 10,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. ...

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KONTINUUM Signs With CANDLELIGHT RECORDS

Icelandic ambient metallers KONTINUUM have inked a deal with Candlelight Records for the release of their debut album, "Earth Blood Magic". KONTINUUM originated more than 10 years ago from a project featuring Birgir Thorgerisson (POTENTIAM) and Kristjan Heidarsson (ex-POTENTIAM, CHANGER, DARK HARVEST). It was in 2010 that KONTINUUM was officially born with the aim to ...

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KATATONIA: New Album Title, Cover Artwork, Track Listing Revealed

Swedish dark rockers KATATONIA have set "Dead End Kings" as the title of their new album, due on August 28 (one day earlier internationally) via Peaceville Records. The CD, which will feature a guest appearance by Norwegian singer Silje Wergeland (THE GATHERING), was recorded over a two-month period at Stockholm's Ghost Ward studios and the ...

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THY MAJESTIE Completes Work On Long-Awaited Fifth Album

Italian "symphonic power epic" metal band THY MAJESTIE will release its long-waited fifth album, "ShiHuangDi", later in the year via Scarlet Records. The CD, which marks the first THY MAJESTIE release since 2009's "Dawn", was recorded at Wreck Studios in Palermo, Italy, mixed by Giuseppe Orlando (NOVEMBRE) at Outer Sound Studios in Rome, Italy and ...

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NAER MATARON To Release New Album In July

Greek black metallers NAER MATARON will release their new album, the title of which translates to "Long Live Death", on July 6. The CD was produced at Hertz Studio, the cover art was created by George "Grin" Prasinis and the entire layout was handled by Mentalporn.com. The album will be released as a digipak and ...

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IRON MAIDEN Singer: 'I Try To Avoid Listening To Music'

IRON MAIDEN frontman Bruce Dicksinson was interviewed by Sarah Montague of BBC's television progam "HARDtalk", about his decision to launch an aircraft maintenance business, Cardiff Aviation Ltd, which will be based at the Twin Peaks Hangar at St Athan, Vale of Glamorgan in Wales, United Kingdom. Dickinson, a qualified commercial pilot, and his company are ...

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