April 2013 - Blabbermouth Archive

BARONESS: New Touring Lineup Announced

BARONESS's first North American tour supporting their critically acclaimed album, "Yellow & Green", kicks off May 24 with a performance at Union Transfer in John Baizley's adopted hometown of Philadelphia. "It's hard to find the words to express how excited we are to announce this tour," explained guitar player Pete Adams. "Seven months ago, who ...

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AS THEY BURN: 'F.R.E.A.K.S.' Video Released

The video for "F.R.E.A.K.S.", a brand new song from the French progressive metalcore outfit AS THEY BURN, can be seen below. Vocalist Kevin Trevor delivers an in-your-face performance alongside labelmate and EMMURE frontman Frankie Palmeri and Aaron Matts from BETRAYING THE MARTYRS. The track comes off the group's new album, "Will, Love, Life", which was ...

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ROB ZOMBIE: New Video Interview Posted Online

In a new interview with Fuse, rocker-turned-filmmaker Rob Zombie talks about breaking a toe while recording his "Venomous Rat Regeneration Vendor" album, getting fired by his dad, and making off with hotel AV equipment. Check out the chat below. Zombie recently revealed the track list for the soundtrack of "The Lords Of Salem" and it ...

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GEOFF TATE's QUEENSRŸCHE: 'Frequency Unknown' Remixer 'Withdraws' From Project

Acclaimed musician, record producer and engineer Billy Sherwood has "withdrawn" from remixing "Frequency Unknown", the new album from the Geoff Tate-fronted version of QUEENSRŸCHE, due to "scheduling issues." He writes on Facebook: "I'm in the middle of many projects, both studio productions and live stuff.... (Prog Collective 2, Steve Miller tribute, William Shatner solo record, ...

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DISTURBED's DRAIMAN Helping With Vocals On New MEGADETH Album

DISTURBED/DEVICE frontman David Draiman contributed "vocal/singing help" on two tracks that will appear on the new MEGADETH album, "Super Collider". MEGADETH mainman Dave Mustaine wrote on Facebook: "Draiman delivered on 'Forget To Remember' and 'Dance In The Rain'. The songs are way better too!" Draiman added: "I had the distinct honor and privilege of working ...

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EXODUS Guitarist Comments On DISNEY 'Ban'

Guitarist Gary Holt of San Francisco Bay Area thrash metal veterans EXODUS spoke to OC Weekly about the band's absence from the March 22 stop of the third annual Metal Alliance Tour at the House Of Blues in Anaheim, California. EXODUS now finds itself among a list of several other heavy metal bands ...

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