August 2012 - Blabbermouth Archive

SEPULTURA: Pro-Shot Footage Of Entire WACKEN OPEN AIR Performance

Professionally filmed video footage of SEPULTURA's entire performance at this year's edition of the Wacken Open Air festival — shot earlier today (Thursday, August 2) in Wacken, Germany — can be seen below. The band was joined on stage by Les Tambours Du Bronx, featuring sixteen drummers from France. Founded in 1987, Les Tambours Du ...

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QUEENSRŸCHE Confirmed For 'Monsters Of Rock Cruise'

The new QUEENSRŸCHE lineup has been confirmed for the Monsters Of Rock Cruise, which will embark on its second voyage from March 16 to March 20, 2013. Departing from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, this cruise will visit the private island of CocoCay, plus Nassau, Bahamas with a rockin' bonus day at sea, sailing the emerald waters ...

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ASKING ALEXANDRIA: 'Breathless' Video Released

"Breathless", the new performance video from British metalcore act ASKING ALEXANDRIA, can be seen below. The clip was shot by acclaimed director Frankie Nasso, who has previously worked with MUDVAYNE, ALL THAT REMAINS and HELLYEAH, among others. Upon completion of the Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival tour, ASKING ALEXANDRIA will resume work on its much-anticipated ...

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KRAMPUS: 'Survival Of The Fittest' Track-By-Track Breakdown (Video)

A track-by-track breakdown of "Survival Of The Fittest", the first full-length album from the Udine, Italy-based modern folk metal band KRAMPUS, can be seen below. Due on August 24 via NoiseArt Records, the CD was produced by KRAMPUS frontman Filippo Gianotti at Udine's Blackmirror Studios. The band stated about the album's concept: "Krampus, thewinter demon, ...

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SLAYER Frontman Interviewed On 'Headbangers Ball' (Video)

On July 27, Jose Mangin, host/producer MTV.com's web-only show "Headbangers Ball" (and program director/DJ on SiriusXM Octane and Liquid Metal), conducted an interview with SLAYER bassist/vocalist Tom Araya at the Camden, New Jersey stop of the Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival. You can now watch the chat below. Araya recently spoke to Gary Graff of ...

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SLIPKNOT Frontman Interviewed On 'Headbangers Ball' (Video)

On July 27, Jose Mangin, host/producer MTV.com's web-only show "Headbangers Ball" (and program director/DJ on SiriusXM Octane and Liquid Metal), conducted an interview with SLIPKNOT frontman Corey Taylor at the Camden, New Jersey stop of the Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival. You can now watch the chat below. SLIPKNOT's greatest-hits package, "Antennas To Hell", sold ...

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'First Black Metal Videogame' Released For iPhone

SinSquid, a one-man independent game company based in Trondheim, Norway, released Black Metal Man, "the first black metal videogame," earlier this week for the iPhone. The game's creator, Knut Erik Overjord, states: "I got this idea, and discovered there are a lack of games for metal fans on the app store. So I rigged up ...

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KITTIE To Release 'Best-Of' Compilation

Canadian metallers KITTIE will release a best-of compilation, "Not So… Safe", on September 11 via eOne Music. The collection will feature tracks from the band's records "Spit" (1999), "Oracle" (2001), "Safe" (2002), "In The Black" (2009) and "I've Failed You" (2011). "Not So… Safe" track listing: 01. Brackish 02. Charlotte 03. Spit 04. Paper Doll ...

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