July 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

MACHINE HEAD Announces Only Two U.S. Headlining Shows Of 2011

After over a year off of the road writing and recording the band's newest full-length release, "Unto The Locust", San Francisco Bay Area metallers MACHINE HEAD will start their tour cycle with two dates leading into the summer's hottest tour, the 2011 Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival. The band will play on July 5 at ...

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Florida's AUDIO HAMMER STUDIOS Churns Out One Metal Hit After Another

Famed producer and new Good Fight Entertainment production division team member Jason Suecof and his studio, Audio Hammer Studios in Sanford, Florida, have been responsible for recording and producing some of metal's top records, including TRIVIUM's "In Waves", AUGUST BURNS RED's "Leveler", THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER's "Ritual", UNEARTH's "Darkness In The Light", CHARRED WALLS OF ...

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Former MANOWAR Guitarist DAVID SHANKLE Joins HOUSE OF HOLLAND

Former MANOWAR guitarist David "The Shred Demon" Shankle has joined HOUSE OF HOLLAND, the band led by vocalist Tommy Holland. Tommy first landed the job as the frontman/lead singer of STEPPENWOLF, early in his early career, following the departure of John Kay. In 1984 in Chicago, after fronting STEPPENWOLF and THE BZZ, in which he ...

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SAXON: U.S. Tour Dates Announced

British heavy metal legends SAXON have scheduled the following U.S. tour dates: Sep. 28 West Hollywood, CA - The Key Club Sep. 29 - Santa Rosa, CA - The Last Day Saloon Sep. 30 - Sacramento, CA - The Boardwalk Oct. 01 - Santa Clara, CA - The Avalon Oct. 02 - Santa Ana, CA ...

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SEPULTURA Bassist's THE UNABOMBER FILES: Promotional Video Released

A short promotional video for THE UNABOMBER FILES, the Brazilian extreme metal project featuring SEPULTURA bassist Paul Xisto Pinto Jr. alongside current/former members of EMINENCE and THE MIST, can be seen below. THE UNABOMBER FILES recorded three songs at WZ Estdio in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, with more on the way. Songtitles are as follows: "Borderline", ...

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HOT WATER MUSIC Signs With RISE RECORDS

Gainesville, Florida-based post-hardcore act HOT WATER MUSIC has inked a deal with Rise Records. The band will enter the studio this winter to record a new full-length album for an early 2012 release. In the meantime, the band will self-release a new two-song seven-inch record in August in support of its European headlining tour with ...

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