October 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

VALLENFYRE: 'Cathedrals Of Dread' Video Released

"Cathedrals Of Dread", the new video from VALLENFYRE the new U.K. death metal band featuring Gregor Mackintosh, songwriter and guitarist of PARADISE LOST, alongside members of MY DYING BRIDE, AT THE GATES and DOOM can be seen below. The song comes off the group's debut album, "A Fragile King", which will be released on October ...

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AMERICAN HEAD CHARGE To Release Free Digital EP

Reformed Minneapolis, Minnesota-based hard-rock/industrial act AMERICAN HEAD CHARGE entered Studio D in Cleveland, Ohio this past Monday, October 24 with producers Don Dibiase and Thom Hazaert to begin recording its first new material since 2005's "The Feeding". The result of the 24-hour marathon session was a new studio track "Sugars of Someday" and a "live" ...

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GRAVE DIGGER Extends Deal With NAPALM RECORDS

German power metallers GRAVE DIGGER have extended their contract with Napalm Records. Commented the band: "After releasing two very successful CDs and our 'The Clans Are Still Marching' DVD, we are happy to share the good news with our fans: YES, we will continue! Over the past three years, a business cooperation turned into a ...

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Fans Riot After METALLICA's Gurgaon Gig Gets Postponed (Video)

METALLICA's first-ever concert in India, which was scheduled to take place tonight (Friday, October 28), in Gurgaon has been postponed until tomorrow evening as a result of technical issues. According to local media reports, a surge of people caused the barricades at the venue to collapse earlier this evening, with some fans gaining access to ...

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GWAR Frontman Talks Sports In New Video Interview

The Score television network a Canadian specialty television service providing sports, news, information, highlights and live event programming, available across Canada recently conducted an interview with GWAR frontman Oderus Urungus. You can now watch the chat below. Bassist Casey Orr (a.k.a. Beefcake The Mighty) recently announced his departure from GWAR. He explained in a statement ...

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BABYMETAL: Japanese Princesses Of 'Idol' Metal

"Doki Doki Morning", the first video from BABYMETAL, a heavy metal offshoot of the Japanese pop idol group SAKURA GAKUIN that performs a distinctly Japanese mix of schoolgirl J-pop and death metal, can be seen below. Formed in 2010, BABYMETAL's "Doki Doki Morning" song was included on the album "Sakura Gakuin 2010 message~". A follow-up ...

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BLOTTED SCIENCE Signs European Deal With BASICK RECORDS

BLOTTED SCIENCE the forward-thinking, progressive metal act featuring guitarist/mastermind Ron Jarzombek (WATCHTOWER, TERRESTRIAL EXILED, SPASTIC INK), bassist Alex Webster (CANNIBAL CORPSE, HATE ETERNAL), and new arrival, drummer Hannes Grossmann (OBSCURA, TERRESTRIAL EXILED) has inked a European deal with Basick Records. The band's long-awaited EP, "The Animation Of Entomology", which was released in the U.S. on ...

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IN FLAMES To Perform In South Africa In March

Swedish metallers IN FLAMES will perform in South Africa in March 2012. They will play on Saturday, March 10 in Johannesburg and on Sunday, March 11 in Cape Town as part of next year's Ramfest. A short video message from IN FLAMES vocalist Anders Fridn announcing the band's participation in Ramfest can be seen below. ...

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