June 2010 - Blabbermouth Archive

In The Studio With STONE SOUR

The Rockstar Energy Drink's Uproar TV has posted episode 5 in its ongoing series. In this episode, Uproar TV heads to Nashville, Tennessee to hang out with STONE SOUR in the studio as the band records its third album, "Audio Secrecy". "It's miles above everything we've done before," says frontman Corey Taylor of the band's ...

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BORKNAGAR Parts Ways With Bassist

Bassist Erik Tiwaz (a.k.a. Tyr) has left Norway's BORKNAGAR due to "general disagreements." According to a press release, "The split happened in a friendly manner and with mutual respect." BORKNAGAR's new album, "Universal", sold around 500 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The CD landed at position No. 116 on ...

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ONHEIL: 'Nemesis' Light Fading' Video Released

"Nemesis' Light Fading", the new video from Dutch blackened thrash/death metallers ONHEIL, can be viewed below. The track comes off the band's latest album, "Razor", which was released last year via the German record label Cyclone Empire. The CD was produced at the Final Focus studio by Bart Hennephof (TEXTURES) and Yuma van Eekelen (PESTILENCE). ...

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DISINTEGRATE To Release Debut This Month

Dutch death/thrash metallers DISINTEGRATE has posted two new video reports from the recording sessions for the band's debut album, "Parasites Of A Shifting Future", which will be released later this month. The CD will contain 11 tracks and can be pre-ordered via info@disintegrate.nl. By doing so you'll also receive a bonus DVD with ...

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LANDMINE MARATHON: Tour Dates Announced

Phoenix, Arizona's LANDMINE MARATHON has scheduled the following dates: Jun. 28 - Tucson, AZ - Skrappy's Jun. 29 - Los Angeles, CA - The Blvd. Jun. 30 - San Diego, CA - The Yard Jul. 01 - Sacramento, CA - 16th St. Café Jul. 02 - San Francisco, CA - Kimo's Jul. 03 - Reno, ...

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CHASTAIN: 'The Reign Of Leather' Collection Now Available

Leviathan Records has just released "The Reign of Leather", a collection of CHASTAIN tracks the legendary vocalist Leather had a hand in writing during her glory days with the band. Commented the label: "As hard as it is to believe, Leather last appeared on a new CHASTAIN recording 20 years ago and has not recorded ...

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HANKER Signs With HELLION RECORDS

Quebec, Canada-based metallers HANKER have inked a deal with Hellion Records for the European and Japanese territories. The band's fifth album, "Conspiracy Of Mass Extinction", will finally see the light of day at the end of July. HANKER was recently rejoined by drummer Luc Guay. Luc originally became a member of HANKER in 1990 but ...

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NEVERMORE: North American Headlining Tour Announced

Seattle metallers NEVERMORE will embark on their first North American headlining tour in almost three years this fall. The trek, which kicks off on September 23 and runs through November 5, will also feature WARBRINGER, MUTINY WITHIN and HATESPHERE in the support slots. The dates are as follows: Sep. 23 - The Rickshaw Theater - ...

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AC/DC Finds Highway To Hell

According to Big Pond News, AC/DC's tour caravan was stopped in remote Romania at the border with Hungary by employees of the national roads company who asked them to pay 50 euros for each vehicle, or a total of 2,500 euros (approximately $3,052) before they were allowed to leave the country, the company's ...

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