August 2017 - Blabbermouth Archive

Go Behind The Scenes Of Making Of METALLICA's 'Lords Of Summer' Song

METALLICA has uploaded a nineteen-minute video featuring footage from the writing and recording sessions for "X-Dust", the song that later became "Lords Of Summer". The bonus track on METALLICA's latest album, "Hardwired... To Self-Destruct", "Lords Of Summer" was first performed live in March 2014 at a concert in Bogota, Colombia. A limited twelve-inch vinyl single ...

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SERENITY To Release 'Lionheart' Album In October

Austrian symphonic metal masters SERENITY will release a brand new full-length album, "Lionheart", on October 27 via Napalm. The disc was mixed and mastered by Jan Vacik at Dreamsound Studios. Gyula Havancsák at Hjules Design And Illustrations created the fantastic album artwork, which can be seen below. The band states: "Hear us roar!! After we ...

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RADIO MOSCOW Releases Lyric Video For 'New Beginning'

Southern Californian rock trio RADIO MOSCOW has released the lyric video for its new single, "New Beginning". The track is featured on the band's upcoming similarly titled album, "New Beginnings", due out on September 29 via Century Media. "New Beginnings" was recorded at Lost Ark Studio in San Diego with Mike Butler, produced by the ...

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EARTHLESS Signs With NUCLEAR BLAST ENTERTAINMENT

Nuclear Blast Entertainment has announced the signing of seminal psychedelic rock trio EARTHLESS. The band — Isaiah Mitchell (vocals/guitar), Mike Eginton (bass) and Mario Rubalcaba (drums — recently finished recording its fourth full-length album with Dave Catching (EAGLES OF DEATH METAL) at Rancho De La Luna in Joshua Tree, California. An early 2018 release is ...

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KORN Frontman Says BABYMETAL Is 'Entertaining As Hell,' Calls Japanese Band's Critics 'Closed-Minded'

KORN frontman Jonathan Davis has defended BABYMETAL against online criticism, saying that the Japanese pop metal act is "entertaining as hell." Established in 2010, BABYMETAL is the offshoot of the Japanese pop idol group SAKURA GAKUIN that performs a distinctly Japanese mix of schoolgirl J-pop and heavy metal. BABYMETAL's members — Suzuka Nakamoto (a.k.a. Su-Metal, ...

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