December 2012 - Blabbermouth Archive

RIPE: 'Porcelain Goddess' Video Released

"Porcelain Goddess", the new Simon Peter Jacobsen-directed video from Danish power metallers RIPE, who feature in their ranks current ARTILLERY singer Michael Bastholm Dahl, can be seen below. The song comes off RIPE's second album, "The Eloquence Of Silence", which was released on November 26 via Mighty Music. Formed in 2001 in Copenhagen, RIPE's style ...

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AIRLESS To Release 'Changes' In February

Spanish melodic hard rockers AIRLESS will release their fourth album, "Changes", on February 15, 2013 via Lion Music. The CD contains 11 tracks, including the title cut, which features a guest appearance by Danny Vaughn (TYKETTO). The cover artwork was created by Felipe Machado (BLIND GUARDIAN, RAGE, ROB ROCK) and can be seen below. "Changes" ...

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TRILLIUM On The Road With MAGNUM: Third Tour Webisode Available

TRILLIUM — the metal project launched by American singer/songwriter Amanda Somerville — is currently on the road in the U.K. as the support act for British melodic hard rockers MAGNUM. The third in a series of video clips featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the tour can be seen below. TRILLIUM released its debut album, "Alloy", in ...

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DORO PESCH: Interview, Performance Footage From Swiss TV

A two-minute video report from Swiss TV channel Telebasel featuring performance and interview footage of German metal queen Doro Pesch taken on November 27 at Z7 in Pratteln, Switzerland can be seen below. Doro's new album, "Raise Your Fist", sold 585 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The CD landed ...

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NIGHTWISH Touring Vocalist Sings Classical Piece For Dutch TV Program

Acclaimed Dutch vocalist Floor Jansen (NIGHTWISH, AFTER FOREVER, REVAMP) sang a version of the song "Oh, Mio Babbino Caro" by classical music composer Giacomo Puccini for "Tiende Van Tijl", a show about classical music presented by Tijl Beckand. Floor says, "They invite 'pop singers' to sing a classical piece. And even though I studied classical ...

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SCORPIONS Perform At 'Top Of The Mountain Concert' In Austria

German hard rock veterans SCORPIONS opened the ski season earlier today (Saturday, December 1) at Ischgl in the Austrian Tirol by taking part in the legendary "Top Of The Mountain Concert" following in the footsteps of the likes of global super stars such as Elton John, Katy Perry and Rihanna. Video footage of the pre-show ...

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TANK: New 'War Machine Live' DVD Trailer Posted Online

British power metal mercenaries TANK — featuring Mick Tucker and Cliff Evans on guitar alongside ex-RAINBOW/YNGWIE MALMSTEEN frontman Doogie White and ex-BRUCE DICKINSON bassist Chris Dale and former HELLOWEEN drummer Mark Cross — will release a new DVD, "War Machine Live", on December 11 in the USA through MVD. The set, which came out in ...

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