November 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

KHORS Prepares To Release 'Mysticism'

Ukrainian black metallers KHORS will release their third album, "Mysticism", mid-December via Paragon Records. Formed by former ASTROFAES bassist Khorus, and later joined by Helg (RUNES OF DIANECHT) and Khaoth (TESSARACT, ex-ASTROFAES, ex-HATE FOREST), KHORS plays black metal in the Ukrainian style that combines a somber atmosphere with rich melodies. Since its inception, KHORS have ...

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COMECON: 'The Worms Of God' Anthology Due In December

Nuclear Blast Records has set a December 5 European release date for "The Worms Of God", a complete anthology from the Swedish death metal pioneers COMECON. The two-CD set includes all three of the band's studio albums: "Megatrends In Brutality" (1992), "Converging Conspiracies" (1993) and "Fable Frolic" (1995). COMECON's success and excellent reputation were not ...

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MIRDYN Completes Work On Debut Album

After two years of hard work, writing songs and searching for the right bandmembers, Dutch metal band MIRDYN has completed work on its debut album, "My Enigma". The 45-minute effort was recorded at the Soundlogde Studio in Germany. Commented bassist Gea Mulder: "Soundlodge is known as a good studio for recording metal. We asked several ...

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SATYRICON: 'The Age Of Nero' Lands On German Chart

"The Age Of Nero", the new album from Norwegian black metallers SATYRICON, has entered the German Media Control chart at position No. 73. As previously reported, SATYRICON will take part in a signing session on December 2 at 3:00 p.m. CET at Mariposa Duomo in Milan, Italy. Quality photos of SATYRICON's November 19, 2008 concert ...

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OPETH: Swedish Dates Announced

Swedish progressive metallers OPETH have scheduled the following dates in their home country: Feb. 12 - Close-Up Båten's Metal Cruise 2009 Feb. 18 - Malmö, Sweden - KB Feb. 19 - Linköping, Sweden - Platens Bar Feb. 25 - Örebro, Sweden - Club 700 Feb. 26 - Falun, Sweden - Arena Feb. 27 - Gävle, ...

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HORTUS ANIMAE: 'Funeral Nation' Box Set Now Available

HORTUS ANIMAE, the extreme experimental metal project of former ANCIENT drummer Diego "GroM" Meraviglia, and Sleaszy Rider Records are celebrating the band's 10-year anniversary by releasing a special limited-edition box set entitled "Funeral Nation / 10 Years Of Hortus Animae". The box set contains the following: 1. "The Blow Of Furious Winds" CD+DVD 2. "Waltzing ...

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SIX FEET UNDER: 'Death Rituals' Lands On German Chart

"Death Rituals", the new album from Florida-based death metallers SIX FEET UNDER, has entered the German Media Control chart at position No. 64. As previously reported, the CD sold around 2,300 copies in the United States in its first week of release, according to Nielsen SoundScan. The LP debuted at No. 14 on the Top ...

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