September 2013 - Blabbermouth Archive

SCAR THE MARTYR: Debut Album Trailer Available

The official trailer for the self-titled debut album from SCAR THE MARTYR, the new band led by SLIPKNOT drummer Joey Jordison, can be seen below. The CD will be released on October 1 via Roadrunner Records. Recorded at Sound Farm Studios in Des Moines, Iowa, SCAR THE MARTYR's album was helmed by Rhys Fulber, whose ...

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THE PRETTY RECKLESS Signs With RAZOR & TIE

Razor & Tie has announced the signing of the New York-based band THE PRETTY RECKLESS. The group is currently working on its forthcoming studio album, which is due out in 2014. Universal will release the new record in Canada anda release partner for the rest of the world will be announced soon. THE PRETTY RECKLESS ...

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ROB ZOMBIE And KORN To Join Forces For 'Night Of The Living Dreads' Tour

Heavyweights ROB ZOMBIE and KORN have announced a co-headlining arena tour — the "Night Of The Living Dreads" tour — kicking off Sunday, November 3 in Reno, Nevada and encompassing 17 dates across the U.S (full itinerary below) before wrapping November 26 in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. With both artists known for delivering electrifying performances filled with ...

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MEGADETH To Tour U.S. With FEAR FACTORY, NONPOINT

Following the success of Gigantour 2013 and sold-out shows with IRON MAIDEN and BLACK SABBATH, MEGADETH has confirmed the "Super Collider" tour. The cross-country trek kicks off in St. Paul, Minnesota on November 23 and makes stops in Detroit, Boston and Charlotte, along with other markets. Support on the tour will come from FEAR FACTORY ...

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CARCASS: 'Surgical Steel' First-Week Chart Positions

"Surgical Steel", the new album from reactivated British extreme metal pioneers CARCASS, has registered the following first-week chart positions: Finland: #6 Germany: #10 Austria: #24 Sweden: #42 UK: #47 Australia: #59 Netherlands: #73 France: #80 Ireland: #84 Belgium: #117 (Flanders #130, Wallonia #87) Commented the band: "Wow! Well, we had every faith in the fact ...

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EPICA: 'Retrospect' Trailer Available

Dutch symphonic metal band EPICA celebrated its 10th anniversary with a one-night-only event, dubbed "Retrospect", on March 23 in Eindhoven, The Netherlands. The band was accompanied by the seventy-piece Reményi Ede Chamber Orchestra and the Miskolc National Theatre Choir, playing an unforgettable three-hour best-of set. According to respected Dutch newspaper the Volkskrant, "The band wrote ...

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MESHUGGAH To Begin Writing New Material Early Next Year

Brendan Crabb of Australia's Loud magazine recently conducted an interview with guitarist Mårten Hagström of Swedish experimental extreme metallers MESHUGGAH. A couple of excerpts from the chat follow below. Loud: I'm sure like many people within the metal world you were actively following Randy Blythe's [LAMB OF GOD] recent trials and tribulations. What ...

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