January 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

RAVENS CREED: 'Albion Thunder' Track Listing Revealed

RAVENS CREED, the "VENOM-worshipping scumbags" featuring ORANGE GOBLIN's Ben Ward, as well as Steve Watson (ex-IRON MONKEY), Jason Graham, and former SABBAT bassist Frazer Craske, will enter the studio at the end of January to begin recording their debut album, "Albion Thunder", for a late spring/early summer release. The CD will contain 12 songs with ...

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Resurrected PESTILENCE: New Song Posted Online

Resurrected late '80s/early '90s death metal outfit PESTILENCE has uploaded a new song, "Horror Detox", on the band's MySpace page. The track comes off the group's new album, "Resurrection Macabre", which is scheduled for release on March 13 in Europe (April 14 in the U.S.) via Holland's Mascot Records. The band recorded a ...

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IGGY POP And THE STOOGES Pay Tribute To RON ASHETON

The surviving members of THE STOOGESIggy Pop, drummer (and guitarist Ron Asheton's brother) Scott Asheton, saxophonist Steve Mackay, bassist Mike Watt — have issued the following statement regarding the death of the band's guitarist Ron Asheton who was found dead in his Ann Arbor, Michigan home early Tuesday morning (January 6): "We are ...

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ARKONA Drummer Gets Hit By Car, Escapes Serious Injury

On Wednesday, December 31, Vladislav Sokolov, drummer of Moscow, Russia-based "Slavic pagan metal" band ARKONA, was hit by a car. Despite the high speed of the vehicle and the power of the impact, the musician escaped virtually unharmed and has already returned home from the hospital. As the doctors said, "He was born with the ...

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CANNIBAL CORPSE On Fuse On Demand's 'Uranium'; Clip Available

"Uranium", which is exclusively available on Fuse On Demand, sat down with CANNIBAL CORPSE drummer Paul Mazurkiewicz to talk about the band's last album, "Kill", and the future of death metal. The full interview is available all January long only on Fuse on Demand. Watch a clip below. Fuse on Demand is available on Cablevision, ...

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NUCLEAR BLAST Partners With ADA NORDIC

Andre Paine of Billboard.biz reports that the Nordic arm of Warner Music Group's Alternative Distribution Alliance (ADA) has partnered with independent metal label Nuclear Blast on an exclusive distribution agreement. ADA Nordic, part of Warner Music Nordic, launched last month and provides digital and physical distribution services to independent music companies in Norway, ...

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