February 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

DARK TRANQUILLITY Confirmed For Germany's BANG YOUR HEAD!!! Festival

Swedish melodic death metallers DARK TRANQUILLITY have been confirmed for this year's installment of the Bang Your Head!!! festival, set to take place June 22-23, 2007 in Balingen, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows (in alphabetical order): AMON AMARTH AMOPRHIS ARCHER BRAINSTORM DARK TRANQUILLITY EDGUY EVERGREY FINNTROLL GIRLSCHOOL HAMMERFALL HEAVEN AND HELL ...

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KILLSWITCH ENGAGE Profiled On REAL MAGIC TV

Jonathan Krackehl of Real Magic TV sat down with KILLSWITCH ENGAGE's Howard Jones (vocals) and Joel Stroetzel (guitar) in New York for some magic, an interview, and to share some fan submitted questions and video. You can check out the full episode now in HD here. The episode also features a live high-def ...

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NEW ENGLAND METAL AND HARDCORE FESTIVAL Lineup Revealed

The New England Metal and Hardcore Festival, presented by ESP Guitars & Basses and Krank Amps, is set for Friday, April 27 and Saturday, April 28 with a Friday night headline performance by Norwegian black metal sensations DIMMU BORGIR and a tribute to Metal Blade Records' 25th anniversary to cap off the festival on Saturday ...

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PERRIS RECORDS Celebrates 15-Year Anniversary

The label that many a metalhead holds near and dear to their heart — Perris Records — will be celebrating its 15th anniversary come this July. Perris has issued all-new studio albums by such renowned veteran hard rock/metal acts as STEPHEN PEARCY (formerly of RATT), BANG TANGO, L.A. GUNS, VAIN, ENUFF Z'NUFF, while also managing ...

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LUDICHRIST, SCATTERBRAIN: Reunion Photos Posted Online

'80s hardcore metal act LUDICHRIST and the band formed out of its remains, SCATTERBRAIN, reunited for a one-off performance at B.B. King Blues Club & Grill in New York City this past Friday (February 23). Joining them on the bill were NORMAN BATES AND THE SHOWERHEADS, NO REDEEMING SOCIAL VALUE and SUBZERO. Check out photos ...

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MUSHROOMHEAD Announces Spring Tour Dates

MUSHROOMHEAD has announced the following tour dates in support of its new album, "Savior Sorrow": Mar. 02 - Peabody's, Cleveland OH (all ages) Mar. 03 - The Intersection, Grand Rapids MI (16 +) Mar. 04 - The Annex, Madison WI Mar. 05 - Remingtons, Springfield MO (all ages) Mar. 06 - Static Bar, Topeka KS ...

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CELLADOR Guitarist Comments On ALL THAT REMAINS Tour

Guitarist Bill Hudson of the Nebraska-based extreme power metallers CELLADOR has issued the following update: "All right, we're finally back home after an awesome tour with ALL THAT REMAINS, MISERY SIGNALS and THE HUMAN ABSTRACT. I believe we all did a great job and gathered new fans in every single city we played. "I wanna ...

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