May 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

NOTHNEGAL: Debut Album Delayed, Lineup Changes Announced

Maldives-based death/black metallers NOTHNEGAL have issued the following update: "We regret to inform that the release our debut album, which was originally intended to come out this spring, has been delayed. This was mostly due to some unforeseen problems and changes in the band's lineup. "Fufu, who has been doing the backing vocals and [playing] ...

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BRUTAL TRUTH: New Album Cover Artwork Unveiled

Seminal grindcore/extreme metal outfit BRUTAL TRUTH (Kevin Sharp: vocals, Dan Lilker: bass, Richard Hoak: drums, Erik Burke: guitar) will release its new full-length album, "End Time", on September 27 in North America via Relapse Records. The CD was recorded with Doug White at Watchmen Studios in Lockport, New York and was mixed by Jason P.C. ...

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CORONER: Footage From MARYLAND DEATHFEST Posted Online

Reunited Swiss thrash trio CORONER made up of bassist Ron Royce, drummer Marquis Marky (a.k.a. Marky Edelmann) and guitarist Tommy T. Baron played its first U.S. comeback concert during the Maryland Deathfest last night (Sunday, May 29) in Baltimore, Maryland. Fan-filmed video footage of the performance can be viewed below. Marky was interviewed on the ...

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SODOM, HOLY GRAIL Members Interviewed On 'The Governor's Ball' (Video)

Bassist/vocalist Thomas "Angelripper" Such of German thrash metal veterans SODOM and members of the Los Angeles metal band HOLY GRAIL were interviewed for the latest episode of "The Governor's Ball". You can now stream the program in two parts below. SODOM recently announced the addition of drummer Markus "Makka" Freiwald to the group's ranks. Freiwald ...

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IN FLAMES Members' '2112' Restaurant: Video Report Available

Two members of the Swedish metal band IN FLAMES Peter Iwers (bass) and Bjrn Gelotte (guitar) are partners in a new restaurant in their hometown of Gothenburg with a focus on "quality and service." Named 2112 as a tribute to RUSH's "2112" album, the establishment had its grand opening on April 21. A three-minute video ...

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MORS SUBITA: 'The Sermon' Video Released

Finnish metal quintet MORS SUBITA will release its debut album, "Human Waste Compression", this summer via an as-yet-undetermined record label. According to a press release, the CD will contain "11 tracks of d aggressive, melodic and groovy metal." A video for the album's opening track, "The Sermon", can be viewed below. The clip was directed ...

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DAVE LOMBARDO's PHILM: New Performance Footage Available

Video footage of PHILM the Los Angeles-based experimental post-hardcore triumvirate featuring drummer Dave Lombardo (SLAYER), guitarist/vocalist Gerry Nestler (CIVIL DEFIANCE), and bassist Pancho Tomaselli (WAR) performing on May 29 at the Roxy in West Hollywood, California can be viewed below (courtesy of Metal Assault). While there are elements of metal detected throughout PHILM's ...

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SACRIFICE Confirmed For TROIS-RIVIRES METALFEST

Canadian thrash metal legends SACRIFICE have been confirmed for the 11th edition of the Trois-Rivires Metalfest, set to take place Friday, October 14 and Saturday, October 15, 2011 at the Btisse Industrielle (1760 av. Gilles-Villeneuve) in Trois-Rivires, Quebec, Canada. Also scheduled to appear are CAVALERA CONSPIRACY, NAPALM DEATH BENEATH THE MASSACRE (Montreal), LESPRIT DU CLAN ...

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