September 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

ADLER'S APPETITE Recording New Material

ADLER'S APPETITE, the band led by former GUNS N' ROSES drummer Steven Adler, has entered NRG Recording in North Hollywood, California to begin recording some of its brand new material. The band spent yesterday (Monday, September 26) laying down what will likely turn out to be its new single. Adler tweeted at the end of ...

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ARCH ENEMY Guitarist Interviewed By 'MetalTitans' (Video)

Char Tupper of MetalTitans conducted an interview with guitarist Michael Amott of Swedish/German extreme metallers ARCH ENEMY on September 22, 2011 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. You can now watch the chat below. ARCH ENEMY's December 13 show in Cologne will be filmed for a future DVD release. ARCH ENEMY will be supported by Century ...

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BLACK TIDE: Pro-Shot Footage From COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL

Professionally filmed video footage of BLACK TIDE's performance at Comic-Con International 2011 on July 21 in San Diego, California can be seen below. "Post Mortem", the sophomore album from BLACK TIDE, sold 5,800 copies in the United States in its first week of release to land at position No. 73 on The Billboard 200 chart. ...

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IRON MASK Signs With AFM RECORDS

Belgian neoclassical power metal/hard rock band IRON MASK, which is fronted by Mark Boals (YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, ROYAL HUNT), has signed a deal with AFM Records. The group's new album, "Black As Death", will be released in December. Led by guitarist/mastermind Dushan Petrossi, IRON MASK has previously released three successful albums. Commented Petrossi: "Almost 10 years ...

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TESLA: Acoustic Tour Announced

California rockers TESLA will embark on an acoustic tour in November. The dates are as follows: Nov. 01 - Salt Lake City, UT - The Depot Nov. 02 - Denver, CO - Ogden Theatre Nov. 04 - Kansas City, MO - The Midland Nov. 05 - Wichita, KS - The Cotillion Nov. 06 - Tulsa, ...

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WARBRINGER: 'Shattered Like Glass' Video Released

"Shattered Like Glass", the new video from Los Angeles thrashers WARBRINGER, can be seen below. Rather than churn out the "standard" live-in-an-abandoned-warehouse music clip, WARBRINGER decided to give "Shattered Like Glass" a horror movie treatment with help from director Dave Vorhes and actor Don Danielson. Commented WARBRINGER's John Laux: "We are very excited about the ...

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OPETH: More 'Heritage' First-Week Chart Positions Revealed

"Heritage", the new album from Swedish progressive metallers OPETH, has registered the following first-week chart positions so far: Denmark: #8 Norway: #8 Germany: #9 Netherlands: #10 Australia: #12 Austria: #16 U.K.: #22 France: #24 New Zealand: #26 Ireland: #34 Belgium: #87 "Heritage" is likely to sell between 15,000 and 18,000 copies in the United States ...

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DRAGONLAND: New Album Title Announced

Swedish power metallers DRAGONLAND have set "Under The Grey Banner" as the title of their new album. The third part of the "Dragonland Chronicles" trilogy will be released on November 18 via AFM Records. Musical actor Fred Johanson will play the role of the antagonist, with all three singers from AMARANTHE Elize Ryd, Jake E ...

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