March 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

KATAGORY V Bassist Undergoes Carpal Tunnel Surgery

KATAGORY V bassist/founding member Dustin Mitchell has has finally undergone a procedure for the carpal tunnel syndrome in his right hand, which he was diagnosed with at the end of 2006. "After years of dealing with this problem, I have finally taken the steps to have it rectified. Writing this message is a bit of ...

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New DISTURBED Catches 'Fire' On Airwaves

The Pulse of Radio reports: DISTURBED's new single, "Inside The Fire", made a huge impact at rock radio during the past week, with the song officially added to the playlists of more than 60 stations. The track is taken from the band's upcoming new album, "Indestructible", and singer David Draiman says it's one of the ...

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EPHEL DUATH: European Dates Announced

Italian avant gardists EPHEL DUATH will perform a series of shows between April and May across nine European countries. They will also make it to Spain and Portugal for the very first time. During the tour, the band will take the opportunity to introduce some exclusive songs from the upcoming album "Through My Dog's Eyes". ...

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WINDS OF PLAGUE Embarks On 'Comes From The Heart' Tour

Los Angeles-based band WINDS OF PLAGUE has just completed the "Arthropodan Eroticism Tour" with DEAD TO FALL, IMPENDING DOOM and BELAY MY LAST, leaving a trail of disaster throughout each city. The addition of Kristen Randall (keyboards) provided another deadly element to their already devastating assault. WINDS OF PLAGUE now prepares for another U.S. run, ...

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SAXON: More Tour Dates Announced

British heavy metal legends SAXON have scheduled the following dates: April 23 - London, England - Shepherds Bush Empire (w/ GIRLSCHOOL, SWEET SAVAGE) April 30 - Tokyo, Japan - O East May 01 - Nagoya, Japan - Club Quattro May 02 - Osaka, Japan - Club Quattro May 05 - Brisbane, Australia - The Arena ...

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DEADSTAR ASSEMBLY Schedules Hometown DVD-Release Show

South Florida's theatrical/industrial metallists DEADSTAR ASSEMBLY will celebrate the release of their second live DVD on March 29. The DVD-release party will be held at The Culture Room in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Entitled "The Dark Hole Sessions Vol. II", the disc takes you on a trip through five years of road scurge and chaos with ...

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DEF LEPPARD To Guest On 'Off The Record With Joe Benson'

DEF LEPPARD will guest on the nationally syndicated radio program "Off the Record with Joe Benson" on April 27. The show will feature the music of DEF LEPPARD as well as Joe Benson's new conversation with singer Joe Elliott and guitarists Phil Collen and Vivian Campbell. Check local listings for broadcast times and ...

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VADER: 'XXV' Audio Sample Available

A new version of the VADER song "Incarnation", taken from the band's forthcoming anniversary album "XXV", is available for streaming at this location. Due at the end of May through Regain Records, "XXV" was specially recorded for VADER's 25th anniversary and features re-recorded songs from the band's history. The album was entirely recorded, ...

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