August 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

KORN's Dub Step Album Gets Title, Release Date

According to KORN fan site Kornspace.com, KORN's experimental recording on which the band is collaborating with a number of dub step producers/DJs, including Kill The Noise, Excision, Skrillex and 12th Planet, will carry the title of "The Path To Totality" and will be made available on November 15. Songtitles set to appear on ...

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The Story Of The 'Big Four': 'Am I Evil?'

Revolver magazine conducted an interview with METALLICA, SLAYER, MEGADETH and ANTHRAX for a special issue devoted to the "Big Four" of 1980s thrash metal. This section recounts how it came to be that all of the bands perform "Am I Evil?" onstage together at "Big Four" concerts, beginning at their Sofia, Bulgaria, gig last year. ...

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Ex-NEVERMORE Guitarist In Studio With SOILWORK Drummer (Video)

Video footage of SOILWORK's Dirk Verbeuren laying down the drum tracks for the forthcoming solo album from former NEVERMORE guitarist Jeff Loomis at Fastback Studios in Seattle, Washington can be seen below. Also available is a short video interview with Loomis. Loomis entered the studio on August 23 to begin recording the follow-up to 2008's ...

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GOJIRA Frontman Talks Next Studio Album

Joseph Duplantier of French progressive metallers GOJIRA recently spoke to U.K.'s Terrorizer magazine about the progress of the songwriting sessions for the band's next studio album, which is not expected to arrive until early 2012. Duplantier revealed that, rather than the heavily researched themes of the last CD, lyrics for the upcoming, yet-to-be-titled effort which ...

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MACHINE HEAD Guitarist Answers Fan-Submitted Questions

Guitarist Phil Demmel of San Francisco Bay Area metallers MACHINE HEAD recently answered a number of fan-submitted questions for Fret 12. The entire question-and-answer session can be viewed in seven parts below. MACHINE HEAD's new album, "Unto The Locust", will be made available on September 27 via the band's longtime label Roadrunner Records. The CD ...

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MEGADETH Mainman Unboxing Deluxe Version Of 'Peace Sells' Reissue (Video)

Video footage of MEGADETH mainman Dave Mustaine unboxing the deluxe 5Disc+3LP box set version of the expanded, commemorative 25th-anniversary reissue edition of MEGADETH's "Peace Sells... But Who's Buying?" album can be seen below. The 25th-anniversary reissue edition of "Peace Sells" sold around 1,800 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The ...

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