June 2016 - Blabbermouth Archive

AVATAR Visits SiriusXM Studios, Performs Song Containing Sexually Explicit Lyrics

During a recent in-studio appearance on the Octane channel on SiriusXM satellite radio, Swedish metallers AVATAR played an acoustic set that included a song containing sexually explicit lyrics sung in the band's native tongue. The track "Den runkande spårvagschauffören" (English-language translation: "The Masturbating Tram Driver") was originally written and recorded by Eddie Meduza (real name ...

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SOILWORK To Release 'Death Resonance' Collection Of Rarities

Swedish metallers SOILWORK will release a special collection of rarities titled "Death Resonance" on August 19 via Nuclear Blast. Commented the band: "Attention SOILWORK fans! Although 'The Tour Majestic' is far from over, we've put together a very special release for you all. 'Death Resonance' compiles fifteen rare and unreleased tracks ranging all the way ...

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Video: GOJIRA Performs Two New Songs At ROCK IN VIENNA Festival

Fan-filmed video footage of French progressive metallers GOJIRA performing two new songs — "Silvera" and "Stranded" — on June 5 at the Rock In Vienna festival in Vienna, Austria can be seen below (courtesy of Antihero). The tracks are taken from the band's brand new studio album, "Magma", which will be released on June 17 ...

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