August 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

ROSE FUNERAL: New Album Details Revealed

"Beyond The Entombed", a brand new song from Cincinnati, Ohio's ROSE FUNERAL, can be streamed in the YouTube clip below. The track comes off the band's new album, "Gates Of Punishment", which will be released on September 27 via Metal Blade Records. According to a press release, "Gates Of Punishment" is "a fitting progression of ...

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SKIRMISH To Release Debut Album This Month

Finnish metallers SKIRMISH will release their debut album, "Through The Abacinated Eyes", on August 31 via Violent Journey Records. The CD was recorded, mixed and mastered at D-studio in Klaukkala, Finland under the supervision of Jarno Hnninen. According to a press release, "people have tried to chain SKIRMISH inside genre limits, such as death or ...

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This Year's 'Dimebash' To Be Held In December

PANTERA/DAMAGEPLAN guitarist "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott's longtime girlfriend Rita Haney told "Metal Zone" host Nikki Blakk of the San Francisco, California radio station 107.7 The Bone that this year's Dimebash event in honor of Dimebag will be held on December 8 at the world-famous Key Club on the Sunset Strip in West Hollywood, California. When asked ...

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BLEEDING THROUGH's DAVE NASSIE Teaches You DIMEBAG-Style Licks

Guitarist Dave Nassie of Orange County, California's BLEEDING THROUGH recently taped an instructional video for NextLevelGuitar.com on some basic "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott-style lead soloing. Check out the clip below. Nassie's lead guitar work is featured on BLEEDING THROUGH's 2010 self-titled album for Rise/Roadrunner Records as well as the band's previous album, 2008's "Declaration". He is ...

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MR. BIG's 'Smoke On The Water' Cover (Video)

Fan-filmed video footage of MR. BIG performing a cover version of the DEEP PURPLE classic "Smoke On The Water" on July 31, 2011 at Canyon Club in Agoura Hills, California can be seen below. The track was played during the second encore of MR. BIG's headlining concert at the venue and saw the bandmembers exchanging ...

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EVANESCENCE Films 'What You Want' Video

EVANESCENCE filmed a video for "What You Want", the first single off the band's upcoming self-titled third album, this past Saturday, July 30 on a makeshift stage inside a Brooklyn warehouse. The clip is being helmed by director Meiert Avis, who's made iconic clips for the likes of U2, BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN and BOB DYLAN. "This ...

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