February 2011 - Blabbermouth Archive

NIGHTRAGE, VEHEMENCE Members Join Forces In NERVOSIA

Musical visionary Jonathan Chunglo (DARKENED DREAMS, RED TEAR MEMORY) and Antony Hämäläinen (NIGHTRAGE, SLAVES FOR SCORES, BURN YOUR HALO) are collaborating on a new Arizona-based progressive melodic death and black metal band called NERVOSIA. The group's musical style is described as "a blending of different genres but keeping a consistent theme throughout...METAL! Influences range from ...

Read more

'Metal Queens: Models' Book Available

"Metal Queens: Models", a new book by Armand Rosamilia, is now available in eBook and print formats. "Metal Queens: Models" features some of the "best alternative/metal models" such as Kindra Ravenmoon, Eden Celeste, Demoniccunt, Sinna DeVeigh, Rachael Death, Elenyx, Gypsy Rhodes, Brittany Blasph3my, Alecto Mania, Acid Candy, and Laureli Slaughter. The book is available for ...

Read more

TRENT REZNOR Wins Academy Award For 'The Social Network'

NINE INCH NAILS main man Trent Reznor and collaborator Atticus Ross were honored in the "Best Original Score" category at the 83rd annual Academy Awards on Sunday (February 27) for their work on "The Social Network". "Wow. Is this really happening?" Reznor asked during his acceptance speech. "When we finished work on 'The Social Network', ...

Read more

UNEARTH: Footage From Benefit Concert For Late Bassist

Massachusetts metallers UNEARTH were rejoined by their former drummer Derek Kerswill for an appearance at a benefit concert for their ex-bass player Chris "Rover" Rybicki, who tragically lost his life at the hands of an alleged drunk driver this past September. The show took place on February 19 at Saint Michaels Hall in Lynn, Massachusetts ...

Read more

ADLER'S APPETITE: Sutton Footage Available

Video footage of ADLER'S APPETITE — the band led by former GUNS N' ROSES drummer Steven Adler — performing on February 25, 2011 at The Diamond in Sutton, United Kingdom can be viewed below. ADLER'S APPETITE in December released two new singles — "Stardog" and "Fading" — via iTunes and other online music stores. ADLER'S ...

Read more

WOLF Reveals New Album Cover Artist

Swedish metallers WOLF have issued the following update: "We are proud and heavy to announce that outstanding and longtime WOLF cover artist, Tomas Holm, is almost finished with the cover art for our upcoming album, 'Legions Of Bastards', due out in April. We are thrilled to work with Mr. Holm; he truly captures our music ...

Read more

SLAYER Frontman 'Feeling Much Better,' Awaiting Test Results

SLAYER canceled its appearance at the Sydney, Australia stop of the Soundwave festival after the band's bassist/vocalist Tom Araya was admitted to the hospital where was kept overnight (he has since been released). Tom's wife, Sandra Araya (a registered BLABBERMOUTH.NET user who goes by the name "SATANSBITCH"), posted the following message on her Facebook page ...

Read more