March 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

DEVILDRIVER Interviewed On AUX TV's 'Hard' (Video)

Santa Barbara, California metallers DEVILDRIVER were interviewed for an episode of "Hard" on the AUX music channel out of Canada when the band played in Toronto, Ontario on February 2, 2011. The segment can now be viewed below. Bassist Jonathan Miller quit DEVILDRIVER earlier this week, calling it "the most difficult decision of my life" ...

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PAIN OF SALVATION: 'Where It Hurts' Video Released

Currently working on the final details of its highly anticipated "Road Salt Two" release and freshly returned from a successful trip to India, Sweden's PAIN OF SALVATION has released an impressive video for the song "Where It Hurts" (off "Road Salt One"). The clip, which was once again filmed by director Owe Lingvall of Village ...

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DISFEAR Bassist Dies

Longtime DISFEAR bassist Henrik Frykman passed away last week after a battle with cancer. The surviving members of the band — Björn Pettersson, Marcus Andersson, Ulf Cederlund and Tomas Lindberg — have released the the following statement regarding the matter: "It is with heavy hearts we inform you that on Friday the 25th of March ...

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SHOK PARIS Confirmed For Greece's UP THE HAMMERS Festival

Cleveland, Ohio metallers SHOK PARIS will headline the first night of the Up The Hammers VII festival, set to take place March 2-3, 2012 at the An Club in Athens, Greece. "This is great news!" says SHOK PARIS vocalist Vic Hix. "We have great fans there. Just partying with them in Germany at the Headbangers ...

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THE HAUNTED Bassist Interviewed By Finland's KAAOS TV (Video)

Arto Mäenpää of Kaaos TV conducted an interview with THE HAUNTED/AT THE GATES bassist Jonas Björler on March 25, 2011 at Rytmikorjaamo in Seinäjoki, Finland. You can now watch the chat below. "Unseen", the seventh studio album from THE HAUNTED, was released on March 22 (one day earlier internationally) via Century Media Records. The CD ...

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ACCEPT Schedules Pennsylvania In-Store Appearance

Reformed heavy metal legends ACCEPT will take part in an in-store signing session and meet-and-greet on Friday, April 15 between 4:00 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. at Best Buy Oxford Valley in Fairless Hills, Pennsylvania. Pick up your copy of ACCEPT's "Blood Of The Nations" on CD and have it signed by the entire band. Drum ...

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BORN OF OSIRIS: 'The Discovery' First-Week Sales Revealed

"The Discovery", the third full-length album from the Chicago-based progressive metal hybrid BORN OF OSIRIS, sold around 6,400 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 87 on The Billboard 200 chart. The group's previous CD, 2009's "A Higher Place", entered the charts at No. 73 with ...

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