January 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

Vocalist KVOHST Quits DØDHEIMSGARD

Vocalist Kvohst of Norway's DØDHEIMSGARD (DHG) has issued the following statement: "After a pretty tough month and some deep contemplation, I have decided to call it a day and check out of the DØDHEIMSGARD asylum. The reasons for my departure are personal and I'd like them to stay that way. My work in DHG and ...

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MACHINE HEAD Featured On This Weekend's 'Rebel Access' TV

MACHINE HEAD will be the featured band on this Sunday's (January 6) "Rebel Access" TV, which airs at 10:00 p.m. on Channel 19 all over the Chicagoland area. The entire episode is dedicated to MACHINE HEAD, featuring an exclusive interview with Robb Flynn and Phil Demmel, along with performance footage. During the interview Phil describes ...

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ANIMUS MORTIS: Debut Album Details Revealed

Chilean horde ANIMUS MORTIS will release its debut album, "Atrabilis (Residues From Verb & Flesh)", on January 31 via Debemur Morti Productions. According to a press release, the CD contains "eight ethereal exhibits of shrill, desolate black metal laden with an eerie, dark ambience." "Atrabilis (Residues From Verb & Flesh)" (cover artwork) track ...

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CRYPTOPSY To Tour Mexico In April

Canadian death metallers CRYPTOPSY will embark on their first-ever tour of Mexico in April. The dates are as follows (venue details to be confirmed): Apr. 03 - Saltillo Apr. 04 - Tampico Apr. 05 - Monterrey Apr. 06 - San Luis Potosi Apr. 10 - Toluca Apr. 11 - Guadalajara Apr. 12 - Leon Apr. ...

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REVENGIA: Another Song Available For Download

Swedish metallers REVENGIA have made the song "Back to Hell" available for download at this location. The track comes off the group's new album, "Eraser", which was released in Japan on November 21 via Soundholic Records. Release dates for other territories have not yet been confirmed. "Eraser" track listing: 01. Eraser 02. Back ...

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BIRDS OF PREY Unveils New Music

BIRDS OF PREY, the band featuring Erik Larson (ALABAMA THUNDERPUSSY), Bo Leslie (THE LAST VAN ZANT), Summer Welch (BARONESS), Ben Hogg (BEATEN BACK TO PURE) and Dave Witte (MUNICIPAL WASTE), has posted two new tracks — "Turning Big Rocks into Little Rocks" and "Lice Halo" — on the group's MySpace page. The songs ...

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TED NUGENT To Guest On Tonight's 'Cam And Company'

Ted Nugent will be the featured guest on NRA's (The National Rifle Association of America) "Cam and Company" Friday night (January 4) between 9:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. EST at NRANews.com and on Sirius Satellite Radio Patriot Channel 144. Ted Nugent's new album, "Love Grenade", was released on September 4 via Eagle Rock Entertainment. Nugent's ...

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VERJNUARMU Seeks New Label Home

Kuopio, Savo, Finland-based metal act VERJNUARMU has parted ways with Universal Music Finland. The band is currently seeking a new label to release the group's follow-up to their 2006 debut, "Muanpiällinen Helevetti". The songs for the new CD are nearly finished and the band plans to release the album later in the year. VERJNUARMU is: ...

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