February 2012 - Blabbermouth Archive

XANDRIA: 'Neverworld's End' Audio Samples Available

Audio samples of all the tracks that will appear on "Neverworld's End", the new album from German female-fronted symphonic metallers XANDRIA, can be streamed in the YouTube clip below. The CD will be released in North America on March 6 via Napalm Records. "Neverworld's End" track listing: 01. A Prophecy Of Worlds To Fall 02. ...

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TRUE WITNESS To Release 'The Human Condition' In April

Chicago hard rockers TRUE WITNESS will release their debut album, "The Human Condition", on April 10 via Dark Star Records. Comprised of Allen James (vocals), Randy Gonet (guitar), Brian Gordon (bass), and Tom Miller (drums), TRUE WITNESS took its time crafting "The Human Condition" — going as far as tracking nearly two albums worth of ...

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'Revolver Golden Gods' 2012: TV Commercial Posted Online

America's only hard-rock and heavy-metal award show is back for 2012! The fourth annual Revolver Golden Gods award show presented by Epiphone will take place Wednesday, April 11 at Club Nokia in Downtown Los Angeles. For the first time ever, the event will be broadcast live in its entirety on Xbox LIVE, as well as ...

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THE SKULL Taps Former MEGADETH Guitarist For Upcoming Tour

THE SKULL, the new band formed by two original members of Chicago doom legends TROUBLE — vocalist Eric Wagner and drummer Jeff "Oly" Olson — alongside the band's longtime bassist, Ron Holzner, has recruited Glen Drover (MEGADETH, TESTAMENT, KING DIAMOND) as its guest touring guitarist. Commented Wagner, Olson and Holzner in a statement: "We are ...

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GOD FORBID: More 'Equilibrium' Studio Footage Posted Online

The second in a series of webisodes featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the making of "Equilibrium", the new album from New Brunswick, New Jersey's melodic, thrash-metal warriors GOD FORBID, can be seen below. The official release/listening party for "Equilibrium" will be held on Friday, March 16 at Duff's Brooklyn in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. The address is: Duff's ...

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SYLENCER Signs With dPulse Recordings/Ovrtone Music Group

SYLENCER (formerly ASYLUM), the Illinois-based project featuring Markus Johansson (lead vocals, lead guitar) and Johnny Rox (bass), has inked a deal with dPulse Recordings/Ovrtone Music Group, Inc. for the release of its as-yet-untitled debut album (formerly "A Lethal Dose Of Truth"). Due in early summer, the CD features vocal production by Christian Olde Wolbers (ARKAEA, ...

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MESHUGGAH: 'Koloss' Album Trailer Available

A one-minute video trailer for "Koloss", the new album from Swedish experimental extreme metallers MESHUGGAH, can be seen below. The effort will be released in Germany on March 23 and the rest of Europe on March 26 (March 27 in North America) as a CD digi, limited-edition Magic Cube (CD digi plus DVD exclusive to ...

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