December 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

WOLF: 'We Are Not Touring With METALLICA'

Swedish heavy metallers WOLF have issued the following update: "We've been getting a lot of emails and questions regarding us touring with METALLICA and we'd like to spread a bit of light regarding the matter. "First; we're NOT touring with METALLICA. This was a rumor that started in Sweden and we thought nothing of it ...

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NORTHER: Finnish Dates Announced

Finnish metal titans NORTHER have scheduled the following dates: Jan. 22 - Helsinki, Finland - On The Rocks Jan. 23 - Joensuu, Finland - Kellari Jan. 24 - Imatra, Finland - Woodoo NORTHER released its new album, "N", in North America on September 30. The record marks the band's Century Media debut and features two ...

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BLOOD MORTIZED To Release Debut Via VRYKOBLAST PRODUCTIONS

BLOOD MORTIZED, the Swedish death metal band featuring former AMON AMARTH guitarist Anders Hansson (who played on AMON AMARTH's first two albums, 1996's "Sorrow Throughout The Nine Worlds" and 1998's "Once Sent From The Golden Hall") and CRYPT OF KERBEROS drummer Mattias Borgh, will release its self-titled debut album in early 2009 through Singapore's Vrykoblast ...

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AGNOSTIC FRONT: Video Interview Available

HardTimes.ca conducted an interview with vocalist Roger Miret and guitarist Vinny Stigma of New York hardcore legends AGNOSTIC FRONT when they played Les Foufounes Electriques in Montreal, Quebec, Canada with THE CARRIER on November 18, 2008. Watch the 16-minute chat below. AGNOSTIC FRONT's latest album, "Warriors", was released in North America on November ...

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SCAR SYMMETRY: Tarragona Photos Available

MetalSymphony.com has uploaded photos of SCAR SYMMETRY's December 5, 2008 concert at Sala Zero in Tarragona, Spain. Also available are pictures of support acts LAMENTS OF SILENCE and BETWEEN THE FROST. SCAR SYMMETRY's setlist was as follows: 01. Intro 02. Holographic Universe 03. Morphogenesis 03. 2012 - The Demise Of The 5th Sun ...

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DARK MOOR Parts Ways With Bassist

Madrid, Spain-based power metallers DARK MOOR have parted ways with bassist Daniel Fernández. He explained in a statement, "In the last few months, my head was not with DARK MOOR and this situation could have been damaging for the band and for my personal relation with Alfred [Romero, vocals], Enrik [Garcia, guitar] and Roberto [Cappa, ...

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Woman Sues GODSMACK Singer For Car Wreck

J.J. Huggins of EagleTribune.com reports that a Chelmsford, Massachusetts woman and her parents are suing GODSMACK frontman Sully Erna because of a car accident last year. The auto negligence lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court in Boston stems from the April 11, 2007 three-car crash on Route 213 in Methuen, near Interstate 93. ...

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Ex-MEGADETH Guitarist To Appear On Japan's 'Kouhaku Uta Gassen' New Year's Eve Music Show

Former MEGADETH guitarist Marty Friedman will appear on "Kouhaku Uta Gassen", more commonly known as simply "Kouhaku", an annual music show on the New Year's Eve produced by Japanese public broadcaster NHK and broadcast on both television and radio, nationally and internationally by NHK's networks and some overseas (mainly cable) broadcasters which bought the program. ...

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