April 2012 - Blabbermouth Archive

GRAND MAGUS Announces New Drummer

Due to family obligations and work commitments, drummer Sebastian "Seb" Sippola has left Swedish heavy rockers GRAND MAGUS. The new man behind the kit is Ludwig "Ludde" Witt (SPIRITUAL BEGGARS, FIREBIRD, SHINING). Commented Sebastian: "It took a load off my mind that Ludwig was chosen because he is a friend of mine. By the way, ...

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A CANCEROUS AFFAIR: Demo Tracks Posted Online

A CANCEROUS AFFAIR, the new project featuring ex-DARKEST HOUR members Kris Norris and Ryan Parrish, has posted early demo versions of three songs the band is writing for its forthcoming debut album. Check them out using the audio player below. A CANCEROUS AFFAIR is: * Kris Norris (ex-DARKEST HOUR) * Ryan Parrish (ex-DARKEST HOUR) * ...

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WEST OF HELL Featuring ZIMMERS HOLE Frontman: 'Spiral Empire' Due In May

WEST OF HELL, the Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada-based band featuring ZIMMERS HOLE frontman Chris "The Heathen" Valagao, will release its full-length debut, "Spiral Empire", on May 8 via Reversed Records. The CD was recorded at The Factory Studios in Vancouver and was produced by Juno Award-winning engineer Rob Shallcross (STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, GWAR, ZIMMERS HOLE, ...

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ADRENALINE MOB: Video Interview, Rig Rundown Available

LoudGuitars.com conducted an interview with ADRENALINE MOB guitarist Mike Orlando before the band's March 12 concert at the Hiro Ballroom in New York City. You can now watch the chat below. Also available is video footage of Orlando's rig rundown. In addition to Orlando, ADRENALINE MOB features drummer Mike Portnoy (DREAM THEATER, AVENGED SEVENFOLD), SYMPHONY ...

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