May 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

AMON: New Photos From The Studio Available

Former DEICIDE members Eric Hoffmann (guitar) and Brian Hoffman (guitar) recently resurrected their pre-DEICIDE band AMON with Jesse "Jecheal" Jolly (PROMETHEAN HORDE, DIABOLIC, SUCCESS WILL WRITE APOCALYPSE ACROSS THE SKY, AFTER DEATH) on vocals/bass and and Mike Petrak (LEPROSY, SUCCESS WILL WRITE APOCALYPSE ACROSS THE SKY) on drums. The Florida-based quartet entered RedRoom Recorders in ...

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OBSCURA Drummer Releases Instructional DVD

Hannes Grossmann, drummer for progressive metal bands OBSCURA and BLOTTED SCIENCE, has just released his first instructional DVD, "Progressive Concepts For The Modern Metal Drummer", a two-DVD-set that features almost four hours of material. The DVD is available at HannesGrossmann.com. A six-minute DVD preview clip can be seen below. Commented Grossman: "The DVD ...

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GOATWHORE Honored At BIG EASY AWARDS

New Orleans natives GOATWHORE were honored in the "Best Heavy Metal" category at the Big Easy Awards, which was held on April 25 at Harrah's in New Orleans, Louisiana. Also nominated for the award were ARSON ANTHEM and HAARP. GOATWHORE drummer Zack Simmons and guitarist Sammy Duet accepted the gong. The Big Easy Awards in ...

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ACCEPT: New Video Interview With PETER BALTES

"Superskum" (web site) conducted an interview with bassist Peter Baltes of reformed heavy metal legends ACCEPT when the band played in Denver, Colorado on April 24, 2011. You can now watch the chat below. ACCEPT performed its classic 1982 album "Restless And Wild" in its entirety — including such trend-setting gems as "Fast ...

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