July 2010 - Blabbermouth Archive

THERION: New Album Artwork Unveiled

Swedish progressive/experimental metallers THERION will release their new album, "Sitra Ahra", in September via Nuclear Blast Records. The CD was mixed at the legendary Polar Studios in Stockholm by Lennart Östlund (LED ZEPPELIN, ABBA). The cover artwork was created by Thomas Ewerhard, who worked on all of the band's most recent releases in addition to ...

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DIRGE WITHIN: New Video Interview

Russell "Evil G." Johnson of BareBonesMusic.com conducted an interview with DIRGE WITHIN guitarist Shaun Glass and vocalist Jeremy "Jerms" Genske before the band's June 25, 2010 performance at Buster's in Lexington, Kentucky. You can now watch the chat below. DIRGE WITHIN's debut album, "Force Fed Lies", was released on September 1, 2009 via ...

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THE HAUNTED To Headline 'TMF On The Road 2010' Tour

Swedish metallers THE HAUNTED will headline a short tour of Italy and Switzerland, dubbed "TMF On The Road 2010", leading up to the band's appearance at the Total Metal Festival on September 25 at the Demodè Club in Bari, Italy. THE HAUNTED will be joined for the following dates by METHEDRAS and SUBLIMINAL CRUSHER: Sep. ...

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SLASH Records New Version Of TRIPLE M's Theme Song

To help celebrate Triple M's 30th anniversary as Australia's premier rock station, legendary guitarist Slash (VELVET REVOLVER, GUNS N' ROSES) recently re-recorded Triple M's Dr. Dan theme after he heard the famous rock riff for the first time when he was at the station's studios earlier in the year to promote his new solo album. ...

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THE SHOWDOWN: First Studio Webisode Available

The first in a series of webisodes documenting the making of "Blood in the Gears", the fourth album from the Tennessee's riff-tastic southern metal outfit THE SHOWDOWN, can be viewed below. Due on August 24 via Solid State Records, the follow-up to 2008's "Back Breaker" was recorded at Anthem Productions in Nashville, and produced by ...

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DEATH ANGEL: New Album Title, Artwork Revealed

San Francisco Bay Area metal veterans DEATH ANGEL have set "Relentless Retribution" as the title of their new album, due on September 3 in Europe and September 14 in the U.S. via Nuclear Blast Records. The CD was recorded at Audiohammer Studios in Sanford, Florida with producer Jason Suecof (TRIVIUM, AUGUST BURNS RED, THE BLACK ...

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ASPHYX To Release 'Abomination Echoes' 7" Box Set

On July 9, reformed Dutch death metal outfit ASPHYX will release the "Abomination Echoes" deluxe seven-inch box set exclusively through CMDistro.com. Featuring artwork from Ketola (WATAIN, KAAMOS), the set contains six seven-inch EPs, including: * "Enter The Domain" demo * "Crush The Cenotaph" demo * Rehearsals * "Mutilating Process" * Promo '91 * Live in ...

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WATAIN To Tour Scandinavia With REPUGNANT, RAM

Swedish black metallers WATAIN have issued the following update: "In September, prior to the massive 'Reaping Death Tour' in Europe, WATAIN shall embark on a Scandinavian crusade. The performances shall also be empowered by the reborn force of REPUGNANT, as well as heavy metal tyrants RAM on some of the shows. Beware, for the abominations ...

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