May 2012 - Blabbermouth Archive

SLASH Talks About Recording Process For 'Apocalyptic Love' (Video)

Legendary guitarist Slash (VELVET REVOLVER, ex-GUNS N' ROSES) invited MusiciansFriend.com to Barefoot recording studios in Hollywood, California, where he was finishing his upcoming album, "Apocalyptic Love", and gave the site a little insight into his gear and recording process. Check out the footage below. Slash will release his second solo album, "Apocalyptic Love", on May ...

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MORBID SAINT: Debut Album To Be Reissued On Vinyl

Relapse Records has announced the vinyl reissue of MORBID SAINT's criminally underrated debut album "Spectrum Of Death". Originally released in 1988, this death/thrash cult classic, produced by Eric Greif, was light years ahead of its peers, leaving posers crushed in a heap of destruction! The long-out-of-print album has been repressed in celebration of the band's ...

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AVENGED SEVENFOLD Explains Jakarta Concert Cancelation

AVENGED SEVENFOLD was forced to cancel its May 1 concert due to "safety concerns." Commented the band in a statement: "Over the years, Jakarta, with its many loyal A7X fans, has become one of our favorite cities to visit. And so it is with the deepest regret that we announce tonight's (May 1) concert in ...

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AXEWOUND To Release Debut Album This Summer

During the time off between BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE albums, frontman and chief songwriter Matt Tuck grew restless. Recruiting Jason Bowld (PITCHSHIFTER, KILLING JOKE), routinely touted as the best session drummer in the U.K., and engineer Martyn "Ginge" Ford (BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE, TRIVIUM), Matt set to creating monster riffs and intricate metal melodies at ...

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