January 2010 - Blabbermouth Archive

IN THIS MOMENT Preparing To Record 'Heavier, Darker' New Album

Southern California's female-fronted rock act IN THIS MOMENT will enter the studio mid-February with producer Kevin Churko (who worked with the band on 2008's "The Dream") to begin recording its third album for a tentative June release via Century Media Records. The group states, "At the moment, we are still writing songs for our [new ...

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HOSTILE CELL: New Album Release Date Announced; Performance Footage Of New Song Available

Gothenburg, Sweden-based metal/rock band HOSTILE CELL will release its sophomore album, "The Deafening", on April 6 via the group's own Coreshot Productions (with distribution through Plugged Records). 15 songs were recorded for the follow-up to the band's self-titled debut, which will feature a guest appearance by Tony Jelencovich (M.A.N, ex-MNEMIC, TRANSPORT LEAGUE). The CD will ...

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ASSAILANT: Three New Songs Available For Streaming

ASSAILANT, the Umeå, Sweden-based band featuring guitarist Oscar Norberg ("little brother" of Emil of PERSUADER/SAVAGE CIRCUS fame and Nils Norberg of NOCTURNAL RITES), has posted three songs from the group's forthcoming third album — "My Hate Remains", "Shades Of Grey" and "The End" — on the official ASSAILANT MySpace page. ASSAILANT recently split ...

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HATEBREED: New Video Interview With JAMEY JASTA Available

TheDailyRock.com conducted an interview with vocalist Jamey Jasta of Connecticut hardcore/metal masters HATEBREED before the band's December 10, 2009 performance at the House Of Blues in Chicago, Illinois. Watch the chat below. The new self-titled album from HATEBREED sold 15,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to land at position ...

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PARADOX Parts Ways With Guitarist, Drummer; Seeks Replacements

Long-running German metal band PARADOX has parted ways with guitarist Kai Pasemann and drummer Roland Jahoda. The group states, "We had no choice, because we found out we have a different view on how to reach our goals." "Skilled lead guitarists and drummers who want to work with us professionally on a long-term [basis], contact ...

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TIMO TOLKKI Reflects On South American Seminar Tour

REVOLUTION RENAISSANCE/ex-STRATOVARIUS guitarist Timo Tolkki has just completed a three-week "masterclass seminar" tour of Brazil. He writes on his MySpace page, "Now, having been at home for a week, I start getting some perspective to the seminar tour in South America. "Due to several, shall I say plane arrangements, I finally arrived to the Helsinki ...

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