April 2010 - Blabbermouth Archive

LYZANXIA: 'Locust' Artwork Unveiled

French metallers LYZANXIA will release their fourth album, "Locust", on May 31 through XIII Bis Records (via Sony Music distribution). The CD was produced by David and Franck Potvin (ONE-WAY MIRROR, PHAZE I) at Déclanché Studio in Switzerland and Dome Studio in France and was mastered by Swedish master Björn Engelmann (RAMMSTEIN, MESHUGGAH, BEHEMOTH). The ...

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ADAGIO: Ukraine Show To Be Filmed For Upcoming DVD

French neo-classical metallers ADAGIO will film their May 21 headlining appearance at the FKRock festival in Kherson, Ukraine for an upcoming DVD. ADAGIO recruited Swedish vocalist Mats Levén (KRUX, YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, THERION, TREAT) to sing for the band during its recently completed European tour with KAMELOT following the departure of Finnish frontman Christian Palin. Commented ...

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EXTREME: 'King Of The Ladies' Video Premiere

"King Of The Ladies", a never-before-seen video from reunited Massachusetts hard rockers EXTREME, can be viewed below (courtesy of AOL's Noisecreep). The clip is one of four bonus videos that are included on the band's "Take Us Alive" live CD and DVD, which will be released on May 4 in the U.S. via Frontiers Records. ...

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THANATOSCHIZO: New Video Footage From The Studio Posted Online

Portuguese avant-garde maniacs THANATOSCHIZO have uploaded the third in a series of video reports from the recording sessions for the band's new, semi-acoustic album. The band chose "RAWoid" (a theme that merges "RAW" from the group's first album, "Schizo Level", and "Void" from their third effort, "Turbulence") as the song which will be gradually portrayed ...

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WATCHTOWER: Footage From KEEP IT TRUE Festival Posted Online

Video footage of Austin, Texas technical metal godfathers WATCHTOWER performing their 1985 classic "Social Fears" at this year's Keep It True festival at Tauberfrankenhalle in Lauda-Königshofen, Germany can be viewed in two parts below. Footage of the band's cover of Katy Perry's "I Kissed A Girl" from the same show is available at

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RAVEN Frontman Reveals Top Musical Influences

Vocalist/bassist John Gallagher of the veteran British/American heavy metal trio RAVEN counted down his Top 9 musical influences with Ranker.com. His list is as follows: 01. THE WHO's John Entwistle 02. RUSH's Geddy Lee 03. FREE's Andy Fraser 04. URIAH HEEP's Gary Thain 05. SLADE's Jimmy Lea 06. YES' Chris Squire 07. KING ...

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