August 2012 - Blabbermouth Archive

BLEED FROM WITHIN Signs Worldwide Deal With CENTURY MEDIA RECORDS

Century Media Records has announced the signing of the Scottish metal band BLEED FROM WITHIN. The group is currently recording drums and vocals for its third album with Romesh Dodangoda (FUNERAL FOR A FRIEND, MOTÖRHEAD, LOST PROPHETS) and all the guitars with Adam "Nolly" Getgood of PERIPHERY. In support of their previous two CDs, the ...

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MEGADETH In Thailand: Behind-The-Scenes Footage Posted Online

MEGADETH bassist David Ellefson has uploaded a new 14-minute video clip featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the band's August 1 concert at the Bangkok Metal Fest 1 at the Moonstar Studio 8 in Bangkok, Thailand. Check it out below. Support at the event came from Thai acts THE SUN, DEZEMBER and EBOLA. As previously reported, MEGADETH ...

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DEMON HUNTER Joined By NIGHTRAGE Singer At Arizona Concert (Video)

NIGHTRAGE frontman Antony Hämäläinen joined Seattle-based Christian metallers DEMON HUNTER on stage on July 29 at the Marquee Theater in Tempe, Arizona to perform the song "My Destiny". Fan-filmed video footage of his appearance can be seen below. DEMON HUNTER's sixth album, "True Defiance", was released on limited-edition vinyl on July 31 via Solid State ...

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HIRAX: Video Interview With KATON W. DE PENA

Chad "Metal Reverend" conducted an interview with vocalist Katon W. De Pena of Californian thrashers HIRAX when the band played at the Northwestern Black Circle Fest IV on June 15-17 on Portland, Oregon. You can watch the chat below. HIRAX recently entered Skull Seven Studio in North Hollywood, California with producer Bill Metoyer (SLAYER, W.A.S.P. ...

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Legendary ROADRUNNER RECORDS A&R Man MONTE CONNER Exits Label

Roadrunner Records Senior VP A&R Monte Conner, who signed countless bands to the label over the years — including ANNIHILATOR, BIOHAZARD, COAL CHAMBER, DEICIDE, DEVILDRIVER, FEAR FACTORY, GOJIRA, LIFE OF AGONY, MACHINE HEAD, OBITUARY, RUSH, SEPULTURA, SLIPKNOT, STONE SOUR, TRIVIUM and TYPE O NEGATIVE — has left the company after 25 years. The label couldn't ...

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