June 2013 - Blabbermouth Archive

MIKE PORTNOY Quits ADRENALINE MOB

Drummer Mike Portnoy (ADRENALINE MOB, FLYING COLORS, THE WINERY DOGS, DREAM THEATER, AVENGED SEVENFOLD) has released the following statement: "It saddens me to announce that the four upcoming shows in Latin America this month supporting HALESTORM will be my last with ADRENALINE MOB. "Unfortunately, I have scheduling conflicts that prevent me from being able to ...

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AUGUST BURNS RED: 'Spirit Breaker' Lyric Video Released

The official lyric video for "Spirit Breaker", a brand new song from the Manheim, Pennsylvania-based quintet AUGUST BURNS RED, can be seen below. The track comes off the band's fifth album, "Rescue & Restore", which will be released on June 25 via Solid State Records. The new effort, described by guitarist and principal songwriter JB ...

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BABYMETAL: 'Megitsune' Video Released

"Megitsune", the new video from BABYMETAL, the heavy metal offshoot of the Japanese pop idol group SAKURA GAKUIN that performs a distinctly Japanese mix of schoolgirl J-pop and death metal, can be seen below. Due to be released as a single on June 19, the song is said to combine traditional Japanese instruments with metal ...

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RECKLESS LOVE: New Audio Interview Posted Online

GetYourRockOut recently conducted an interview with RECKLESS LOVE, the flamboyant Finnish rockers who burst spectacularly onto the U.K. scene in 2010. You can now listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. RECKLESS LOVE in April released their brand new single/video, "Night On Fire", via Spinefarm Records. The song is taken from their upcoming ...

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CHIMAIRA: New Album Cover Artwork, Track Listing Revealed

Cleveland metallers CHIMAIRA have posted a video that reveals the artwork, track listing and 30-second song clips from their forthcoming album, "Crown Of Phantoms". Due on July 30 via eOne Music, the band's seventh studio LP has already started collecting its fair share of accolades. "Tracks like 'No Mercy', 'Plastic Wonderland' and 'Spineless' are absolute ...

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FIGHT OR FLIGHT: 'First Of The Last' Video Released

"First Of The Last", the first-ever video from FIGHT OR FLIGHT, the new band featuring DISTURBED guitarist Dan Donegan and drummer Mike Wengren, along with EVANS BLUE singer Dan Chandler, Sean Corcoran of RA on bass and Jeremy Jayson on guitar, can be seen below. The clip was helmed by Lester Cohn and multimedia producer/director ...

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THE DEFILED: 'Unspoken' Video Released

"Unspoken", the new video from the London, U.K.-based modern metal mob THE DEFILED, can be seen below. The clip, which sees frontman Stitch D and keyboardist The AvD being held captive by their bandmates before descending into a torturous nightmare, was directed by Robin Fuller (FEED THE RHINO, HAWK EYES, DAATH) and produced by Craig ...

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