July 2013 - Blabbermouth Archive

ASHES OF ARES: Debut Album Details Revealed

ASHES OF ARES, the new band featuring Matt Barlow (ex-ICED EARTH), Van Williams (ex-NEVERMORE) and Freddie Vidales (ex-ICED EARTH), will release its self-titled debut album on September 6 via Nuclear Blast Records. The CD was recorded in part at Morrisound Recording in Tampa, Florida with legendary producer Jim Morris (ICED EARTH, OBITUARY, JON OLIVA'S PAIN, ...

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TESTAMENT Frontman Interviewed At Finland's TUSKA Festival (Video)

Vocalist Chuck Billy of San Francisco Bay Area metallers TESTAMENT was interviewed by Kaaos TV prior to the band's June 27 performance at the Tuska open-air festival in Helsinki, Finland. You can now watch the chat below. To honor and celebrate Record Store Day, Nuclear Blast and TESTAMENT released a limited-edition (1000 copies) seven-inch picture ...

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ANNIHILATOR Interviewed In Brazil (Video)

Brazil's Wikimetal podcast conducted an interview with guitarist Jeff Waters and vocalist/guitarist Dave Padden of Canadian thrash metal veterans ANNIHILATOR when the band played in Sao Paulo on June 2. You can now watch the chat below. ANNIHILATOR will release its 14th studio album, "Feast", on August 23 in Europe and August 27 ...

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KILLSWITCH ENGAGE Interviewed Inside 'The Download Parlor' (Video)

Scott Less recently conducted an interview with guitarist Adam Dutkiewicz and vocalist Jesse Leach of Massachusetts metallers KILLSWITCH ENGAGE inside The Download Parlor. You can now watch the chat below. KILLSWITCH ENGAGE kicked off its summer headline tour in support of "Disarm The Descent" on May 30 at the Diamond Ballroom in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. ...

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New CARCASS Song Featured On 'Hell Is Here' Sampler

"Captive Bolt Pistol", a brand new song from reactivated British extreme metal pioneers CARCASS, is featured on "Hell Is Here", a sampler from the organizers of Germany's Party.San Metal Open Air festival. The track comes off the band's comeback album, "Surgical Steel", which is due in the fall via Nuclear Blast Records. The CD was ...

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