July 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

ANTHRAX Drummer Checks In From 'Big Four' Tour

ANTHRAX drummer Charlie Benante has checked in with the following update: "The last three days have been done with only a few hours of sleep and jet lag. I was running on fumes... "Joey [Belladonna, vocals] and I get picked up at 12:15 to go to the listening session [for the new ANTHRAX album, 'Worship ...

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SAMMY HAGAR Says His Reunion With VAN HALEN Is 'Inevitable'

Artisan News recently sat down with legendary rocker Sammy Hagar (see video below) to get his thoughts on why he feels it's inevitable that he will work with VAN HALEN again sometime in the future, just as long as it doesn't interfere with CHICKENFOOT, which is his No. 1 priority right now. "Absolutely," he said ...

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DARK TRANQUILLITY: Quality FORTAROCK Footage Available

Quality fan-filmed video footage of DARK TRANQUILLITY's performance at the FortaRock festival, which was held July 2, 2011 at Park Brakkestein in Nijmegen, Holland, can be seen below. "We Are The Void", the ninth album from DARK TRANQUILLITY, sold around 2,100 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The CD landed ...

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ANTERIOR: New Album Details Revealed

U.K. modern metallers ANTERIOR will release their second album, "Echoes Of The Fallen", in Europe on August 29 and North America on September 13 via Metal Blade Records. The 10-track effort was recorded at Grindstone Studios with producer Scott Atkins. Commented frontman Leon Kemp: "That's right! The new album is finally here and we cannot ...

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