May 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

WATAIN Frontman Contributes Foreword To 'Metalion: The Slayer Mag Diaries'

Frontman Erik Danielsson of Swedish black metallers WATAIN has contributed an impassioned foreword to the upcoming 744-page hardcover book "Metalion: The Slayer Mag Diaries", an anthology and memoir by Norway's extreme metal godfather Jon Kristiansen. Danielsson previously contributed to Slayer XX, the final issue of the legendary Slayer mag, released in 2010. The musician also ...

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SKELETONWITCH Announces Third 7" Of Trilogy

Ohio metallers SKELETONWITCH have announced the details of the third, and final, installment of their seven-inch trilogy. Part III will be on gray vinyl and will feature a recently re-recorded version of "Onward To Battle", a track that originally appeared on the band's self-released debut album, "At One With The Shadows". The B-side, meanwhile, is ...

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GLENN HUGHES' Long-Awaited Autobiography To Arrive Next Week

Legendary singer and bassist Glenn Hughes (DEEP PURPLE, BLACK SABBATH, BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION) will release his long-awaited autobiography, "Deep Purple And Beyond: Scenes From The Life Of A Rock Star", on May 12 via Foruli Publications. The book, co-written with Joel McIver and featuring an introduction by METALLICA's Lars Ulrich, will appear in a luxury ...

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CAVALERA CONSPIRACY: Quality Denver Footage Available

Quality fan-filmed video footage of CAVALERA CONSPIRACY's May 2, 2011 concert at Gothic Theatre in Denver, Colorado can be viewed below. SACRED REICH drummer Greg Hall filled in for CAVALERA CONSPIRACY's Igor Cavalera at last Thursday night's (April 28) CC concert at the House Of Blues in Hollywood, California. Igor was unable to make the ...

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AVENGED SEVENFOLD: Springfield Footage Available

Quality fan-filmed video footage of AVENGED SEVENFOLD's May 3, 2011 performance at MassMutual Center in Springfield, Massachusetts can be viewed below. AVENGED SEVENFOLD's latest album, "Nightmare", was recently officially certified gold by the RIAA (Recording Industry Association Of America) for shipments in excess of 500,000 copies in the United States. The band is currently taking ...

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