August 2012 - Blabbermouth Archive

PIERCE THE VEIL: 'King For A Day' Video Released

"King For A Day", the new video from the California-based progressive post-hardcore band PIERCE THE VEIL, can be seen below. The clip, which was first revealed on "MTV Buzzworthy", features the guys' tongue-in-cheek take on a heist movie. "We wanted something that mixes 'Ocean's Eleven' with the old-school '80s heist movies like 'Point Break' and ...

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THE SAFETY FIRE: 'DMB (FDP)' Video Released

"DMB (FDP)", the new video from British progressive metallers THE SAFETY FIRE, can be seen below. The clip features footage from the band's recent U.K. tour with French metal titans GOJIRA. "DMB (FDP)" comes off THE SAFETY FIRE's debut album, "Grind The Ocean", which was released in April via InsideOut Music. THE SAFETY FIRE has ...

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AMARANTHE: Video Highlights From WACKEN OPEN AIR Festival

A seven-minute video clip featuring highlights from AMARANTHE's appearance at this year's Wacken Open Air festival, which took place August 2-4 in Wacken, Germany, can be seen below. AMARANTHE's self-titled debut album was released in Europe in April 2011 via Spinefarm Records. AMARANTHE is the project featuring Olof Mörck (NIGHTRAGE, DRAGONLAND), Jake E (ex-DREAM EVIL, ...

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SLAYER's KING, LOMBARDO Talk About 'Metal Masters 4' (Video)

Three of the leading gear/technology companies for both musicians and consumers alike are returning with their successful "Metal Masters" clinic series. Partnering up with Guitar Center, "Metal Masters 4" will take place in New York City on September 7 at The Gramercy. Doors will open at 7:00 p.m. with the clinic starting at 8:00 p.m. ...

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NACHTMYSTIUM: Fifth 'Silencing Machine' Studio Webisode

Chicago-based extremists NACHTMYSTIUM will release their sixth album, "Silencing Machine", on July 31 via Century Media Records. The CD, which is described by frontman/lead guitarist Blake Judd as "a fuckin' black metal record," was recorded at Engine Studios with the band's own synths/electronics specialist Sanford Parker (YOB, PELICAN) handling production duties. To give fans a ...

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WARBEAST To Support DOWN

WARBEAST, the Texas-based band featuring RIGOR MORTIS vocalist Bruce Corbitt, guitarist Scott Shelby, GAMMACIDE/DEVILFIST bassist Alan Bovee, DEMONSEED drummer Joe Gonzalez, guitarist Bobby Tillotson (a.k.a. "J.R."), and bassist Dré Karst (ENEMIES OF INERTIA, INFERNAL AGGRESSION, DIRTNAP), will support DOWN on their upcoming U.S. tour. The trek will launch on September 18 in WARBEAST's hometown of ...

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ANGBAND To Release 'Saved From The Truth' In September

Pure Steel Records has set a September 28 release date for "Saved From The Truth", the third studio album from Iranian power metallers ANGBAND. As was the case with 2010's "Visions Of The Seeker", the mixing and mastering for the new CD was handled by Achim Köhler (PRIMAL FEAR, AMON AMARTH, BRAINSTORM). ANGBAND promises that ...

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