December 2012 - Blabbermouth Archive

MEGADETH: Behind-The-Scenes Footage From Reno Soundcheck

MEGADETH bassist David Ellefson has posted a three-and-a-half-minute video clip featuring behind-the-scenes footage from pre-show soundcheck at the band's December 4 concert at Grand Sierra Resort And Casino in Reno, Nevada. Check it out below. The 20th-anniversary edition of MEGADETH's 1992 double platinum-certified "Countdown To Extinction" album was released on November 6 via Capitol/EMI. Presented ...

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FOZZY Frontman Interviewed By 'Manchester Rocks' (Video)

On November 28, Manchester Rocks conducted an interview with FOZZY singer and WWE wrestling superstar Chris Jericho at NQ Live in Manchester during the band's U.K. tour with SOIL. You can watch the chat below. The lead single from FOZZY's new album, "Sin And Bones", "Sandpaper" features guest vocals by M. Shadows of AVENGED SEVENFOLD. ...

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THE RESISTANCE: 'Rise From Treason' EP Artwork Unveiled

THE RESISTANCE, the Swedish extreme metal band featuring former members of IN FLAMES, THE HAUNTED and GRAVE, will release its debut EP, "Rise From Treason", in North America on January 29 via earMUSIC, the Hamburg, Germany-based international rock label which is part of Edel Group. The EP will be released on CD, limited-edition seven-inch vinyl ...

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ARSIS: 'Lepers Caress' EP Available For Free Download

Virginia-based melodic tech-death metal masters ARSIS has made a new EP, "Lepers Caress", available for free download via Scion Audio/Visual (a.k.a. Scion A/V), the in-house record label and lifestyle marketing division of the Scion marque produced by Toyota Motor Corporation for the North American market. "The EP was put together quickly after we ...

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TIM 'RIPPER' OWENS: Brazilian Dates Canceled Due To Visa Issues

Acclaimed vocalist Tim "Ripper" Owens (DIO DISCIPLES, YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, BEYOND FEAR, JUDAS PRIEST, ICED EARTH) was forced to cancel the Brazilian leg of his current South American tour because "the Brazilian consulate would not issue me the right kind of visa!" the singer said. He added, "This is the first time this has happened to ...

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