June 2012 - Blabbermouth Archive

SIX FEET UNDER: New Video Interview With CHRIS BARNES

Jo Schüftan of Horns Up Rocks! conducted an interview with vocalist Chris Barnes of Florida death metallers SIX FEET UNDER when the band performed at Music Hall of Williamsburg in Brooklyn, New York on June 11. You can now watch the chat below. SIX FEET UNDER last month announced the addition of Swedish rhythm guitarist ...

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WHITECHAPEL: New Album Lands On BILLBOARD Chart

The new self-titled fourth album from Knoxville, Tennessee death metallers WHITECHAPEL sold around 9,200 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 47 on The Billboard 200 chart. The band's previous CD, "A New Era Of Corruption", opened with around 10,600 units back in June 2010 to ...

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THE SMASHING PUMPKINS: 'Oceania' Cracks U.S. Top 5

"Oceania", the first new album in five years from THE SMASHING PUMPKINS, sold 53,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 4 on The Billboard 200 chart. Although the material on "Oceania" is part of the PUMPKINS' in-progress 44-song cycle, "Teargarden By Kaleidyscope", frontman Billy Corgan ...

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Former DIVINE HERESY Singer To DINO CAZARES: 'I'm Sorry, Buddy'

Jo Schüftan of Horns Up Rocks! recently conducted an interview with former DIVINE HERESY/SNOT and current VEXT singer Tommy "Vext" Cummings. You can now watch the chat below. When asked about his acrimonious April 2008 split with DIVINE HERESY (Cummings reportedly got into an altercation with DIVINE HERESY guitarist Dino Cazares during a live performance), ...

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MNEMIC: 'Mnemesis' First-Week Sales Revealed

"Mnemesis", the fifth studio album from Danish/French modern metallers MNEMIC, sold around 800 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The CD landed at position No. 38 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, which lists the best-selling albums by new and developing artists, defined as those who have never ...

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IHSAHN: 'Eremita' First-Week Sales Revealed

"Eremita", the fourth album from former EMPEROR vocalist/guitarist Ihsahn, sold around 900 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The CD landed at position No. 32 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, which lists the best-selling albums by new and developing artists, defined as those who have never appeared ...

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