February 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

OMNIUM GATHERUM: 'New World Shadows' Album Teaser Available

A teaser for "New World Shadows", the fifth album from Finnish melodic death metallers OMNIUM GATHERUM, can be viewed below. The CD will be released via Lifeforce Records on the following dates: Germany, Austria, Switzerland: February 4 Sweden, Finland, Hungary: February 9 Rest Of Europe: February 7 North America: March 1 "New World Shadows" was ...

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SLAYER, MEGADETH: Stockholm 'European Carnage' Show Canceled

According to a press release from concert promoter Live Nation, the March 19 "European Carnage" SLAYER / MEGADETH event that was scheduled to take place at Arenan/Fryshuset in Stockholm, Sweden has been canceled "due to other commitments." Both bands promise to be back soon. No further details are currently available. (Note: There is speculation that ...

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NAPALM DEATH Featured In British TV Show 'Skins'

According to U.K.'s Kerrang! magazine, grindcore pioneers NAPALM DEATH will make their acting debut in tomorrow night's (Thursday, February 3) episode of "Skins", the British teen drama that follows a group of teenagers in Bristol, England through the two years of sixth form. "When the producers first submitted the idea, they had me ...

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SAMMY HAGAR's Charity Work Spotlighted In New Video

A five-and-a-half-minute look at some of the charity work that is near and dear to Sammy Hagar's heart can be viewed below. Hagar will release his autobiography, titled "Red: My Uncensored Life In Rock", on March 15 via It Books, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers. Hagar, the multi-platinum Red Rocker, is best known as the ...

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DIRGE WITHIN: New Video Update Posted Online

A new video update from DIRGE WITHIN vocalist Jeremy "Jerms" Genske can be viewed below. The 15-minute clip includes a montage of the band writing and doing pre-production for its sophomore album. DIRGE WITHIN hopes to enter the studio this spring to begin recording its new CD. The band's guitarist, Shaun Glass, previously stated about ...

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WOLVERINE: 'Communication Lost' Details Revealed

Swedish progressive rock band WOLVERINE will release its new studio album, "Communication Lost", on May 23 in Europe via Candlelight Records. The CD was recorded at various locations in Sweden between February and August 2010. It was mixed by Jacob Hansen at Hansen Studios in Ribe, Denmark in July/August 2010 and mastered by Eroc at ...

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ENTHRALLMENT To Enter Studio Next Month

Bulgarian brutal death metallers ENTHRALLMENT will enter the studio on March 1 to begin recording their third album for a tentative late 2011/early 2012 release via an as-yet-undetermined record label. The CD will contain "nine new songs full of eternal pain," according to a press release. Currently unsigned, ENTHRALLMENT in December posted a demo version ...

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INCANTATION Confirmed For India's 'The Underground Unleashed' Festival

U.S. death metallers INCANTATION have been confirmed for The Underground Unleashed 2011 festival, set to take place September 30 - October 2, in Darjeeling, India. Commented INCANTATION guitarist/vocalist John McEntee: "The rest of INCANTATION and I are all excited beyond words about playing this year's Underground Unleashed festival. This will be the band's first trip ...

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