June 2012 - Blabbermouth Archive

EXOTYPE: 'Synthetics' Video Released

"Synthetics", the first-ever video from EXOTYPE, the new band featuring members of Florida's CATALEPSY, can be seen below. According to the group's official bio, EXOTYPE's sound is characterized by "heavily detuned guitars," "pulsing dubstep drops laced with cybernetic synths" and "thought-provoking lyrics and infectious, anthem-like choruses. These unique elements collide in a aural car crash ...

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AMON: New Album Finally Arrives

"Liar In Wait", the long-awaited new album from AMON — the resurrected Florida-based death metal band featuring former DEICIDE members Eric Hoffmann (guitar) and Brian Hoffman (guitar) alongside Jesse "Jecheal" Jolly (PROMETHEAN HORDE, DIABOLIC, SUCCESS WILL WRITE APOCALYPSE ACROSS THE SKY, AFTER DEATH) on vocals/bass and Mike Petrak (LEPROSY, SUCCESS WILL WRITE APOCALYPSE ACROSS THE ...

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PUMP: Video Footage From The Studio Posted Online

PUMP, the German heavy rockers featuring ex-BRAINSTORM singer Marcus Jürgens, recently entered Studio22 to record their fourth album, "Waiting For The Rapture", for a late 2012 release. Video footage from the studio can be seen below. Also available is a rough-mix version of a new PUMP song, "Halo (I Don't Care)". PUMP is: * Marcus ...

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VOLBEAT: Video Interview Posted Online

Peter Lizano of MusicTourReviews earlier in the year conducted an interview with vocalist/guitarist Michael Poulsen and drummer Jon Larsen of Danish metal rock 'n' rollers VOLBEAT. You can now watch the chat below. VOLBEAT will embark on a North American tour in June with support from ICED EARTH and HELLYEAH. VOLBEAT recently parted ways with ...

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MADBALL: New Song Available For Streaming

New York hardcore legends MADBALL recently spent five days at the Mana Recording Studios in St. Petersberg, Florida with producer Erik Rutan (HATE ETERNAL, CANNIBAL CORPSE, MORBID ANGEL) recording their new EP, "Rebellion", to be released later this month via The BNB Label, a brand extension of frontman Freddy Cricien's Black N Blue Productions group. ...

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SERJ TANKIAN: New Song Available For Free Download

"Cornucopia", a brand new song from singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, poet and political activist Serj Tankian, is available for free download at SerjTankian.com (e-mail sign-up required). The track comes off Serj's new studio album, "Harakiri", which will be released July 10 on Reprise Records/Serjical Strike. "Harakiri", a Japanese word meaning ritual suicide, is the ...

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PERIPHERY: New Song Available For Streaming

"Make Total Destroy", a brand new song from Maryland-based experimental, progressive metallers PERIPHERY, can be streamed in the YouTube clip below. The track comes off the band's highly anticipated sophomore album, "Periphery II: This Time It's Personal", which will be released released in North America on July 3 via Sumerian Records. The CD, which will ...

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RISING WEST To Guest On KISW's 'The Men's Room' This Thursday

RISING WEST, the new band featuring Michael Wilton, Eddie Jackson, Scott Rockenfield and Parker Lundgren of QUEENSRŸCHE, along with powerhouse vocalist Todd La Torre of CRIMSON GLORY, will be interviewed on this coming Thursday's (June 7) edition of "The Men's Room", which airs on the Seattle station KISW 99.9 FM. You can listen to the ...

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