July 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

PHILIP ANSELMO Pays Tribute To SETH PUTNAM

Philip Anselmo (DOWN, PANTERA, SUPERJOINT RITUAL, ARSON ANTHEM) paid tribute to Seth Putnam, founding member of grindcore band ANAL CUNT, for an article that was published on the Decibel magazine web site. Putnam, 43, died on June 11 of a suspected heart attack. He was known for his brutal screaming and lyrics that ...

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EPICA Singer To Perform With KAMELOT On Entire North American Tour

Singer Simone Simons of Dutch symphonic metallers EPICA will join KAMELOT on their upcoming North American tour, which kicks off on August 26 and wraps on September 23. Simone the longtime girlfriend of KAMELOT keyboardist Oliver Palotai previously appeared on the song "The Haunting", which was included on KAMELOT's 2005 album "The Black Halo", and ...

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EXHORDER Working On New Material

Legendary New Orleans metallers EXHORDER have issued the following update: "Sorry for the informational hiatus as of late, but we are currently finishing songs and moving on to the next ones. Yes, the new album is under construction! We apologize again for the wait, but it will be well worth it." EXHORDER played the first ...

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VENOM: New Album Track Listing Revealed

British black metal pioneers VENOM have set "Fallen Angels" as the title of their new album, tentatively due in August/September via Universal Music. The CD was mixed with producer Tom Belton at his London studio and will contain 13 new "classics." The band is also in the process of making a promotional video for one ...

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GHOST: Quality FORTAROCK Footage Available

Quality fan-filmed video footage of the mysterious Swedish buzz band GHOST's performance at the FortaRock festival, which was held July 2, 2011 at Park Brakkestein in Nijmegen, Holland, can be seen below. GHOST will embark on its first-ever North American tour this fall following the group's crowd-pleasing U.S. promotional performances in Baltimore (at the Maryland ...

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