March 2013 - Blabbermouth Archive

EPICA's 10th-Anniversary Show To Be Streamed Online

On March 23, Dutch female-fronted symphonic metallers EPICA will celebrate their 10th anniversary with a special performance titled "Retrospect". Joining them on stage will be a 70-piece symphonic orchestra and choir, making it the band's most ambitious project ever. It would be nearly impossible to take such a massive lineup on the road. To allow ...

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THE QUILL To Release 'Tiger Blood' In May

Swedish hard rockers THE QUILL will release their new album, "Tiger Blood", on May 24 via Metalville Records. The effort will be released on CD, vinyl and digitally. "Tiger Blood" consists of 10 tracks, with one additional song on the iTunes release. As with THE QUILL's 2011 album, "Full Circle", the band worked with producer ...

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JEFF SCOTT SOTO's Authorized Biography Available

Hillock Productions has announced the imminent launch of the long-awaited biography of legendary singer Jeff Scott Soto (TALISMAN, JOURNEY, YNGWIE MALMSTEEN), entitled "Stand Up And Shout… The Story Of A Rock Star". This authorized biography, by Frank Tunney, takes the reader through Jeff's early years right up to the present day ahead of his forthcoming ...

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GAMA BOMB: New Album Cover Artwork, Track Listing Revealed

Irish thrashers GAMA BOMB will release their fourth album, "The Terror Tapes", on April 19 in Europe and May 7 the U.S. via AFM Records. The cover for the follow-up to 2009's "Tales From The Grave In Space" was illustrated by veteran movie poster artist Graham Humphreys, who created pieces for classics "A Nightmare On ...

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LOUDNESS Frontman's XYZ-A To Release 'Seventh Heaven' Album

XYZ-A, the Japanese band lef by LOUDNESS frontman Minoru Niihara, will release its new album, "Seventh Heaven", on April 3. The track listing for the CD is as follows: 01. Rising Anthem 02. Patriot's Dream 03. Initiation 04. Metal Heads 05. While You're Still Young 06. Real Man 07. Seventh Heaven 08. Testament 09. Tenka ...

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