July 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

NIKKI SIXX Presents Twitter Winner With Signed Guitar In Atlanta

During a recent MTLEY CRE tour stop in Atlanta, Georgia, the band's bassist, Nikki Sixx, presented his 100,000th Twitter follower with a signed Epiphone Nikki Sixx Blackbird bass guitar. Longtime fan and certified Turbo Kick instructor Angie Elliott, along with her husband, got a chance to meet Sixx in their hometown before MTLEY CRE hit ...

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MEGADETH Bassist Interviewed On 'Severe Auditory Trauma' (Audio)

Tim Shaw of the "Severe Auditory Trauma" metal show, which airs on Bridgewater State University's student-run radio station, 91.5 WBIM, in Bridgewater, Massachusetts, conducted an interview with MEGADETH bassist David Ellefson at the tenth show of the Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival on July 22 in Mansfield, Massachusetts. You can now listen to the chat ...

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DREAM THEATER: Footage From U.K.'s HIGH VOLTAGE Festival

Fan-filmed video footage of progressive metal giants DREAM THEATER performing on July 24, 2011 at the High Voltage festival in Victoria Park, London, England can be seen below. "A Dramatic Turn Of Events", the much-anticipated new album from DREAM THEATER, which marks new drummer Mike Mangini's recorded debut, will be released on September 13 via ...

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EPICA: New Footage From the Studio Posted Online

Nuclear Blast Records has set a March 9, 2012 European release date for the next studio album from Dutch symphonic metallers EPICA. The band has just entered Gate Studio in Wolfsburg, Germany under the watchful eye of Sascha Paeth to begin pre-production for the CD. The second in a series of webisodes featuring behind-the-scenes footage ...

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FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH Singer: 'We Are A People's Band'

FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH's new single, "Under It And Over It", will debut tomorrow (Wednesday, July 27) on radio stations nationwide as well as online at RevolverMag.com. The single art can be seen below. "Under And Over It" is the debut single from FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH's third album, "American Capitalist", which hits stores on ...

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DOWN: Pro-Shot Footage From Germany's ROCK HARD Festival

Professionally filmed video footage of DOWN performing the songs "Stone The Crow" and "Bury Me In Smoke" at this year's installment of the Rock Hard festival, which was held June 10-12, 2011 at the Amphitheater in Gelsenkirchen, Germany, can be seen below. (Note: The footage originally aired on WDR's [German public TV] series "Rockpalast".) DOWN ...

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