January 2010 - Blabbermouth Archive

NEVERMORE Singer WARREL DANE: Photos Of Solo Live Debut Posted Online

NEVERMORE frontman Warrel Dane made his solo live debut on December 19, 2009 at Studio Seven in Seattle, Washington. He was accompanied by Matt Wicklund (HIMSA, GOD FORBID) on guitar plus Willis Mathiasen (drums), Dagna Barrera (bass) and Jonny Smokes (guitar). Dane's show encompassed material spanning one of metal's most defining and revolutionary vocalists' entire ...

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NOMAD Recording New Album

NOMAD, the Polish death metal band featuring Seth of BEHEMOTH on guitar, has entered the studio with engineer Arek "Malta" Malczewski (BEHEMOTH, DEVILYN, AZARATH) to begin recording its new full-length album, tentatively titled "Transmigration Of Consciousness". The drum, bass and guitar tracks have already been completed and Bleyzabel Balberith has just returned from the studio ...

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DUFF MCKAGAN Interviewed In Manchester; Video Available

Peter Bailey of the Wrexham, Wales, United Kingdom-based "Metalheadz" radio show conducted an interview with Duff McKagan (GUNS N' ROSES, VELVET REVOLVER, DUFF MCKAGAN'S LOADED) on October 20, 2009 when DUFF MCKAGAN'S LOADED performed at the Apollo in Manchester, England with BLACK STONE CHERRY. Watch the chat in two parts below. Drummer Geoff Reading left ...

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PRYMARY Rejoined By Former Bassist

Bassist Rob Young will be unable to perform live with Huntington Beach, California-based progressive metallers PRYMARY "due to scheduling conflicts." The band states, "Rob's contributions to the live sound of the band will be greatly missed but the show must go on, as they say. Therefore former PRYMARY bassist James Sherwood will be coming in ...

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SILENT CIVILIAN Completes Work On New Album

SILENT CIVILIAN, the band led by SPINESHANK vocalist Jonny Santos, has completed work on its sophomore album for an early 2010 release via Mediaskare/Century Media. The group recorded a total of 15 songs for the CD, but only between 10 and 12 tracks will make the final record. In addition, SILENT CIVILIAN filmed a video ...

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HELIX Preparing To Film Two New Videos

Vocalist Brian Vollmer of Canadian hard rock veterans HELIX has issued the following update: "YouTube is the way to go when it comes to videos nowadays. At least with bands like HELIX. MTV and MuchMusic don't really play rock videos anymore and besides, where are you ever going to recoup all the money that it ...

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THE GATHERING: 'No Bird Call' Video Released

"No Bird Call", the new video from Dutch/Norwegian rockers THE GATHERING, can be viewed below. The song comes off the band's latest album, "The West Pole", which was released in North America on June 2, 2009 via Season of Mist. The CD was issued in most of Europe on May 4, 2009 via the group's ...

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BROKEN TEETH: 'Viva La Rock, Fantastico!' Details Revealed

BROKEN TEETH, the Austin-based hard rock quintet featuring DANGEROUS TOYS/WATCHTOWER vocalist Jason McMaster, will release its new album, "Viva La Rock, Fantastico!", on January 26 via Perris Records. Featuring 13 all-new tracks and cameo vocals by Canadian compadre Danko Jones, "Viva La Rock, Fantastico!" was written on the road during BROKEN TEETH's 2008-2009 "Blood on ...

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