August 2012 - Blabbermouth Archive

MEGADETH Performs In Taiwan; Video Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of MEGADETH performing the song "She-Wolf" on August 5 at ATT Show Box in Taipei, Taiwan can be seen below. Also available is MEGADETH bassist David Ellefson's 12-minute video recap of the concert. During a recent interview with Infowars.com, MEGADETH mainman Dave Mustaine stated about the band's plans for the immediate future, ...

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ANVIL: New Re-Releases To Feature Liner Notes, Photos

On September 24, Steamhammer/SPV will re-release three albums from the legendary Canadian metal band ANVIL, all featuring new booklets containing new liner notes from guitarist/vocalist Steve "Lips" Kudlow and drummer Robb Reiner plus new photos. "Back To Basics" (2004) and "Still Going Strong" (2002) will be available again as a high-class "2 in 1" double ...

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ACE FREHLEY: Detroit Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of original KISS guitarist Ace Frehley's July 27 performance at Renaissance Center in Detroit, Michigan can be seen below. In a recent interview with The Oakland Press, Frehley revealed that he prefers recording and touring as a solo artist over being in the band. "I like running my own life ...

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THIS OR THE APOCALYPSE To Release 'Dead Years' In September

Lancaster, Pennsylvania quintet THIS OR THE APOCALYPSE will release its third album, "Dead Years", in Europe on September 24 via Lifeforce Records. The CD will be made available in North America through eOne Music. According to a press release, "troubled, heavy and emotive songs in between metal and melodic hardcore . . . is exactly ...

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AT THE GATES/THE HAUNTED Guitarist To Guest On New COLDTEARS Album

Anders Björler of AT THE GATES and THE HAUNTED has recorded a guest solo for a song called "Ocean" from Gothenburg, Sweden-based metallers COLDTEARS. The track, which will be released via iTunes in a few weeks, will appear on the new COLDTEARS album, "Silence Them All", along with 20 other cuts. COLDTEARS guitarist David Johansson ...

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