January 2013 - Blabbermouth Archive

AMBERIAN DAWN: Footage Of New Compilation Album Re-Recordings

Finnish symphonic metallers AMBERIAN DAWN last month announced the addition of 40-year-old singer Päivi "Capri" Virkkunen to the group's ranks. The band's new lineup re-recorded the "best" songs from its first four albums — "Circus Black" (2012), "End Of Eden" (2010), "The Clouds Of Northland Thunder" (2009) and "River Of Tuoni" (2008) — for a ...

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BROKEN HOPE: New Album Update

Reformed Chicago death metallers BROKEN HOPE have posted a new EPK (Electronic Press Kit) containing a brief recap of the band's history, information about their upcoming album, and more. Check it out below. In regards to BROKEN HOPE's next studio CD, guitarist Jeremy Wagner comments: "We finished writing the new BROKEN HOPE album and plan ...

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HAUNTED BY HEROES: 'Devil's Slide' Video Released

"Devil's Slide", the new video from the Pacifica, California-based hard rock/metal four-piece HAUNTED BY HEROES — which is composed of 12-year-old middle school students — can be seen below. The band's self-titled debut album was released on January 19 via Alfadkidz Records. The CD was produced by Sylvia Massy, who has previously worked with such ...

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CLUTCH: Quality Amsterdam Footage Available

Quality footage of CLUTCH's January 23 performance at Melkweg in Amsterdam, The Netherlands can be seen below. Produced by Machine (LAMB OF GOD, FOUR YEAR STRONG, FALL OUT BOY) at the Machine Shop studio in Belleville, New Jersey, CLUTCH's new album, "Earth Rocker", will be released on March 19 via the band's own Weathermaker Music ...

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Video: DREAM THEATER Keyboardist Demonstrates MOTU's Symphonic Library

DREAM THEATER keyboard wizard Jordan Rudess demonstrated one of the string ensemble presets from MOTU's impressive symphonic library for their Mach Five 3 software sampler at this year's NAMM (National Association Of Music Merchants) show, a massive music-products convention that took place January 24-27 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California. Check out video ...

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