August 2012 - Blabbermouth Archive

SABATON: Footage From Poland's PRZYSTANEK WOODSTOCK Festival

Video footage of SABATON's performance at this year's edition of the Przystanek Woodstock festival, which was held August 2-4 in Kostrzyn on the Oder, Poland, can be seen below. Przystanek Woodstock is organized by the Great Orchestra of Christmas Charity Foundation in order to thank all its volunteers and supporters who take part in the ...

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UNIDA: Rare California Show Announced

UNIDA, the American stoner band featuring former KYUSS and current KYUSS LIVES! vocalist John Garcia, will perform at The Hood Bar & Pizza in Palm Desert, California on Friday, August 10. For more information, go to this location. UNIDA originally consisted of Garcia , Arthur Seay (guitar), Miguel Cancino (drums) and Dave ...

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FRAGMENTS OF UNBECOMING: New Album Track Listing Revealed

German death metallers FRAGMENTS OF UNBECOMING have completed work on their fifth album, "The Art Of Coming Apart", for a late 2012 release via Cyclone Empire. According to the band, the CD "will contain eight brutal Swedish death metal songs and two instrumentals." The group adds, "The songs sound awesome after being mixed in Soundtunnel ...

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Death At Germany's WACKEN OPEN AIR Festival

ICS Festival Service GmbH, which organizes the Wacken Open Air festival, has released the following statement: "Unfortunately, we have sad news: We were informed by the German Red Cross that there has been a death at the Wacken Open Air 2012. "We are shocked and send our condolences to family and friends of the deceased. ...

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WHITECHAPEL: New Video Interview With BEN HARCLERODE

Matt Bishop of TheRockRevival.com conducted an interview with drummer Ben Harclerode of Knoxville, Tennessee death metallers WHITECHAPEL at a recent stop on the Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival tour. You can now watch the chat below. The new self-titled fourth album from WHITECHAPEL sold around 9,200 copies in the United States in its first week ...

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DESTRUCTION: New Album Title Revealed

German thrash metal veterans DESTRUCTION have set "Spiritual Genocide" as the title of their 30th-anniversary album, to be released in November via Nuclear Blast Records. Commented the band: "The drum recording for the upcoming DESTRUCTION album, 'Spiritual Genocide', is finished! Vaaver [real name: Wawrzyniec Dramowicz] did an amazing job on the fastest DESTRUCTION album in ...

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BLAZE BAYLEY: North American Tour Canceled

British heavy metal vocalist Blaze Bayley (IRON MAIDEN, WOLFSBANE) has canceled his previously announced North American tour. Commented Blaze: "It is with a heavy heart that I have to announce that my planned tour of the U.S. and Canada in September is cancelled. "I am so sorry. Due to circumstances beyond my control the tour ...

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