December 2012 - Blabbermouth Archive

DRAGONFORCE Featured In CAPITAL ONE Commercial

British epic power metallers DRAGONFORCE are featured in a new commercial for the Capital One mobile app, which "lets you bank where ever so you can keep doing what you're doing." Check it out below. DRAGONFORCE's new album, "The Power Within", sold 5,800 copies in the United States in its first week of release to ...

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AS I LAY DYING Frontman Interviewed In Birmingham (Video)

Tamar Roxx of Vulture TV conducted an interview with vocalist Tim Lambesis of San Diego metallers AS I LAY DYING before the band's October 17 concert at HMV Institute in Birmingham, England with TRIVIUM, CALIBAN and UPON A BURNING BODY. You can now watch the chat below. AS I LAY DYING and THE DEVIL WEARS ...

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NIGHTVISION Bassist Killed In Car Crash

According to the Sleaford Standard, Dean Hocking, bassist for U.K. heavy rockers NIGHTVISION, was killed in a car crash early Thursday morning (December 27) in Sleaford, England. The 23-year-old musician and an as-yet-unnamed 37-year-old fellow passenger were both pronounced dead at the scene. The incident happened at around 2:50 a.m. when a Vauxhall ...

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'Inside L.A. Metal' Documentary In The Works

The first episode of the "Inside L.A. Metal" documentary" — described as "the untold story about the real Los Angeles metal and hard rock music scene as told by the musicians, music business insiders and scenesters" — is currently being edited. Directed by Bob Nalbandian (The Headbanger fanzine) and produced by Joe Floyd (MALICE, WARRIOR, ...

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FESTER 'Looking Forward' To Recording Another Album Next Year

Norwegian blackened death metallers FESTER have issued the following update: "When FESTER released their first album in 18 years earlier this year, it felt like coming home. Even though 18 years is a long time, it felt good to be back. There's something quite special about the feeling of transending primal feelings into music.. The ...

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