July 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

Sweden's FRANTIC AMBER To Tour Russia In September

Stockholm, Sweden-based all-female metal band FRANTIC AMBER will embark on its second tour of Russia in September. The group's last trip to Russia was a four-date, one-week trek in March, which included an appearance at the fifth-anniversary edition of the female-voice festival Zheleznye Devy festival (see video below). Comments FRANTIC AMBER: "We are so looking ...

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HATE ETERNAL: New Video Interview With ERIK RUTAN

"Superskum" (web site) conducted an interview with Erik Rutan of Florida-based extreme metal veterans HATE ETERNAL on June 17 in Denver, Colorado. You can now watch the chat below. "Phoenix Amongst The Ashes", the new album from HATE ETERNAL, sold around 1,400 copies in the United States in its first week of release. ...

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HELSTAR Bassist's Health Issues

Texas metal veterans HELSTAR have issued the following update: "This past week our bassist, Jerry Abarca, had biopsies done for his ongoing stomach illness, which first occurred during the December 2010 HELSTAR European tour. At this time the doctors have ordered more testing for Jerry, as his recent results have yielded cause for concern. Please ...

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MORBID ANGEL Frontman Interviewed On 'Wytching Hour' (Audio)

WYKKED WYTCH vocalist Ipek conducted an interview with bassist/vocalist David Vincent of Florida extreme metal veterans MORBID ANGEL on the June 30, 2011 edition of "Wytching Hour" show on Metal Messiah Radio. You can now listen to the chat below. MORBID ANGEL's new album, "Illud Divinum Insanus", sold around 3,600 copies in the United States ...

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GHOST: Performance Footage From ROSKILDE FESTIVAL

Fan-filmed video footage of the mysterious Swedish buzz band GHOST's July 1, 2011 performance at Roskilde Festival in Roskilde, Denmark 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 Deathfest) and New York City. GHOST cult leader ...

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