December 2012 - Blabbermouth Archive

SYMBOLS Featuring Ex-ANGRA Singer EDU FALASCHI Reunites For One-Off Concert In São Paulo

Brazilian metallers SYMBOLS, who feature in their ranks vocalist Eduardo "Edu" Falaschi (ANGRA, ALMAH) and his brother Tito Falaschi (bass, vocals), reunited for a one-off appearance this past Sunday, December 23 at the Manifesto Bar in São Paulo, Brazil. Joining the Falaschi brothers on stage were Demian Tiguez (guitar), Rodrigo Arjonas (guitar) and Rodrigo "Indian" ...

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ARCTURON To Release 'An Old Storm Brewing' Next Month

Swiss melodic death metallers ARCTURON will release their second album, "An Old Storm Brewing", on January 19, 2013 via Supreme Chaos Records. The CD contains "11 amazing tracks" which were recorded at Abyss studios in Sweden by Jonas Kjellgren (SCAR SYMMETRY). Commented ARCTURON guitarist Florian Moritz: "I was following the bands of Supreme Chaos Records ...

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PAPA ROACH Featured In This Week's 'Guitar Center Sessions' Episode; Another Preview Clip

Guitar Center, the world's largest retailer of musical instruments and equipment, and DirecTV, one of the world's leading providers of digital television entertainment services, will spotlight PAPA ROACH in a new episode of the award-winning music series Guitar Center Sessions on Friday, December 28. Guitar Center Sessions features exclusive performances and intimate, enlightening conversations conducted ...

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MOTÖRHEAD: New Video Interview With MIKKEY DEE

Germany's RockInk TV conducted an interview with MOTÖRHEAD drummer Mikkey Dee during the band's recent European tour with ANTHRAX. You can now watch the chat in two parts below. MOTÖRHEAD was forced to cancel the December 11 concert in Kempten, Germany after the band's frontman, Ian Fraser "Lemmy" Kilmister, came down with the flu. MOTÖRHEAD ...

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FROST DESPAIR: New Album Details Revealed

Brazilian symphonic black metallers FROST DESPAIR have revealed the details of their first full-length album, "Surreal", which will be released early in 2013. The artwork was created by Marcelo Vasco (DIMMU BORGIR, KEEP OF KALESSIN, DARK FUNERAL), who stated: "This illustration for 'Surreal' was forged through the general concept of his title and acclimated in ...

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FATES WARNING Completes Writing Music For New Album

Guitarist Jim Matheos of U.S. progressive metal icons FATES WARNING has issued the following update: "I'm happy to say that all the music for [the new FATES WARNING album] is now written (finally!). Still some lyrics to do, but we're close. Looking forward to sharing this with you in 2013." FATES WARNING tapped Mike Portnoy ...

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BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE Talks New Album In Video Interview

O2 Academy recently conducted an interview with Welsh metallers BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE. You can now watch the chat below. "Riot", the new single from BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE, will be available at all digital providers on January 15. The track, which can be streamed below, is the first official single from the band's fourth ...

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SONATA ARCTICA: Behind-The-Scenes Footage From North American Tour

Finnish melodic metallers SONATA ARCTICA have posted the first five video clips featuring behind-the-scenes footage from their recent North American tour in support of the band's latest album, "Stones Grow Her Name". Check them out below. SONATA ARCTICA's latest album, "Stones Grow Her Name", was certified gold in Finland for sales in excess of 10,000 ...

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