March 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

DIE APOKALYPTISCHEN REITER's New Guitarist Featured In Latest Video Blog

A new video blog from Germany's DIE APOKALYPTISCHEN REITER can be viewed below. DIE APOKALYPTISCHEN REITER recently parted ways with guitarist Lady Cat-Man and replaced her with Ady. "Licht", the new album from DIE APOKALYPTISCHEN REITER, registered the following first-week chart positions: Germany: #29 Austria: #49 Switzerland: #88 Released on August 29, 2008 via Nuclear ...

Read more

DESPISED ICON: More Footage From The Studio Available

Montreal extreme metallers DESPISED ICON have started work on their new album, due later in the year via Century Media Records. The second in a series of webisodes documenting the sessions can be viewed below. Commented vocalist Alex Erian: "We're done writing and the new shit is packed with brutality. Can't wait to play these ...

Read more

DEATHSTARS: Footage From 'Termination Bliss' Recording Sessions Posted Online

Swedish industrial goth metal band DEATHSTARS have posted behind-the-scenes footage from the making of the group's sophomore album, "Termination Bliss". The eight-minute clip, which can be viewed below, includes footage from the recording and mixing sessions, as well as private footage from the "Cyanide" and "Blitzkrieg" video shoots and more. "Termination Bliss" entered the German ...

Read more

HEAVEN & HELL Single 'Bible Black' Now Available For Download

"Bible Black", the first single from HEAVEN & HELL's highly anticipated new album, "The Devil You Know", is now available for download from all digital retailers. The epic tale was one of the first songs written for the new album and finds the quartet of Ronnie James Dio, Tony Iommi, Geezer Butler, and Vinny Appice ...

Read more

DISTURBED: 'The Night' Video Posted Online

"The Night", the new video from Chicago hard-rock titans DISTURBED, can be viewed below. The band enlisted director Noble Jones (3 DOORS DOWN, JACK'S MANNEQUIN) this time out and the clip's stark imagery is fitting for the track's dark guitar tones and brooding vocal melodies. Jones looked to classic sci-fi/horror movies like "Alien" and John ...

Read more

POWER QUEST: New Podcast Available

Multi-national melodic power metal band POWER QUEST has uploaded a new podcast at this location (.RAR file). Following the departure of long-standing bassist Steve Scott in early January, POWER QUEST has announced the addition of Oliver Holzwarth, who has been a touring member of the legendary German power metal band BLIND GUARDIAN since ...

Read more