May 2013 - Blabbermouth Archive

PILGRIM Signs With METAL BLADE RECORDS

Rhode Island's PILGRIM has joined forces with Metal Blade Records. The band's debut album, "Misery Wizard", was released in early 2012 through Poison Tongue Records, the label of vocalist Alan "Nemtheanga" Averill of Irish pagan metal masters PRIMORDIAL. PILGRIM managed to spend the majority of 2012 rattling the foundation of the underground doom scene. The ...

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CARCASS: Fan-Filmed Footage Of NEUROTIC DEATHFEST Performance

Fan-filmed video footage of reactivated British extreme metal legends CARCASS performing on May 4 at Neurotic Deathfest at 013 in Tilburg, The Netherlands can be seen below. CARCASS recently recruited Andy Sneap (MEGADETH, ACCEPT, EXODUS, ARCH ENEMY) to mix its comeback album, "Surgical Steel", after the CD's producer, Colin Richardson (FEAR FACTORY, MACHINE HEAD, NAPALM ...

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HIRAX: New Album Title, Release Date Revealed

California thrash metal veterans HIRAX entered a North Hollywood studio on April 26 with producer Bill Metoyer (ARMORED SAINT, FATES WARNING, W.A.S.P., SLAYER) to begin recording their new full-length album, "Immortal Legacy", for a fall release via SPV/Steamhammer. Commented HIRAX singer Katon W. De Pena says: "This is our most epic-sounding record to date, sonically ...

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YNGWIE MALMSTEEN On Tennessee's WREG-TV: Interview, Performance Footage

Legendary Swedish guitarist Yngwie Malmsteen took part in an interview and live performance this past Friday morning, May 3 at the studios of the Memphis, Tennessee CBS affiliate WREG-TV Channel 3. Malmsteen talked about his new album, "Spellbound", and his autobiography, "Relentless: The Memoir", and promoted his appearance at the 2013 Beale Street Music Festival. ...

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THE RESISTANCE: 'Clearing The Slate' Video Released

"Clearing The Slate", the new video from with THE RESISTANCE, the Swedish extreme metal band featuring former members of IN FLAMES, THE HAUNTED and GRAVE, can be seen below. The song comes off THE RESISTANCE's full-length debut, "Scars", which will be released on May 10 in Europe and May 14 in the U.S. via earMUSIC, ...

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