January 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

LETHAL Members Discuss Reunion, Future Plans

Metalzone.gr recently conducted an interview with LETHAL members Dave McElfresh (guitars/violins), Eric Cook (guitars), and Jerry Hartman (drums). A couple of excerpts from the chat follow: Metalzone: It s been a long time since your last album. So, what have you been doing during the last years, after "Poison Seed"? Dave: Oh, things ...

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MUDVAYNE Webisode 2: Go-Kart Racing In Italy

MUDVAYNE's latest Kyte.tv webisode has been posted, featuring footage of the alternative metal act racing go-karts in Italy, having trouble figuring out currency conversion and the language, and offering some post-race commentary. Watch the clip below. MUDVAYNE's new collection of rarities, demos and live recordings, "By The People, For The People", sold 22,000 copies in ...

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ASPHYX Confirmed For Germany's ROCK HARD FESTIVAL

The reformed lineup of the Dutch death metal outfit ASPHYXMartin van Drunen (vocals), Wannes Gubbels (bass/vocals), Paul Baayens (guitar) and Bob Bagchus (drums) — has been confirmed for this year's Rock Hard Festival, set to take place May 9-11, 2008 at the Gelsenkirchen Amphitheatre in Gelsenkirchen, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up ...

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Former ADLER'S APPETITE Singer Signs With BLASTZONE ENTERTAINMENT

Former ADLER'S APPETITE lead vocalist Sheldon Tarsha has inked a deal with Blastzone Entertainment for the retail release of his debut CD, "Prophecies". In 2007, "Prophecies" garnered five-star reviews and produced a Top 10 Internet radio single. The album did extremely well with fans and critics, being voted "Album of the Year" on "The Classic ...

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NUMEN: Third Album Out Now

Spanish black metal band NUMEN is celebrating its 10th anniversary with the release of the group's third album, entitled simply "Numen". The CD has thus far been made available in a limited digipack pressing of 1,000 copies through the Spanish label Goi Music for the Spanish and Portuguese market. "Numen" track listing: 01. Egunsentiaren Heriotza ...

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KING DIAMOND Guitarist To Guest On ASYLUM Debut

Andy La Rocque of KING DIAMOND is the latest member to make an appearance on the debut album from ASYLUM, the Illinois-based project featuring Marcus Johnson (lead vocals, lead guitar) and Johnny Rox (bass). Also contributing to the CD are Kevin Talley (DAATH, ex-CHIMAIRA, DYING FETUS, MISERY INDEX), Gene Hoglan (DARK ANGEL, TESTAMENT, DEATH, STRAPPING ...

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CAGE Confirmed For Florida's NIGHTMARE FEST

San Diego heavy metallers CAGE are the first confirmed band for the Nightmare Fest, a brand new festival set to take place March 21-22 at Bourbon Street in New Port Richey, Florida. The event is the brainchild of Lance King — owner of Nightmare Records and former frontman of BALANCE OF POWER and PYRAMAZE. Commented ...

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PHARAOH: New Album Complete; Guest Guitarists Revealed

American heavy metal band PHARAOH has completed the mixing of its third album, entitled "Be Gone". Like its critically-acclaimed predecessor, "The Longest Night", the new album was recorded with Matt Crooks at MCR Studios in Manassas, Virginia. "Be Gone" will now be mastered by Colin Davis of Imperial Mastering for a worldwide March release via ...

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