March 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

DARKTHRONE To Release 'Frostland Tapes' Box Set

Nocturno Culto of the long-running Norwegian black metallers DARKTHRONE has issued the following update: "DARKTHRONE has completed four new songs for the new album, and will record a couple of new ones in a couple of weeks. Ah, and I have to tell you about the new box set from DARKTHRONE, 'Frostland Tapes'. It really ...

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GUILLOTINE Issues Recording Update

GUILLOTINE, the reunited Swedish thrash metal band featuring Nils Eriksson (bass) and Fredrik Mannberg (rhythm guitar) of NOCTURNAL RITES, has issued the following update: "So — Fredrik has finished about seven songs of guitar now [for the new GUILLOTINE album]...and everything sounds awesome! We are so psyched about the new songs. The material feels really ...

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French-Canadian TV To Air Report On 'Ultimate DEATH Tribute'

The French-Canadian TV channel Télé-Québec will present a special report on the benefit concert to honor late DEATH/CONTROL DENIED mastermind Chuck Schuldiner, which took place on December 12, 2007 at the Theatre Imperial in Quebec City, QC, Canada. "Méchant Contraste" producer Marc Bergeron and his team followed the production process of the concert, which which ...

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EDENBRIDGE: More 'MyEarthDream' Release Dates Revealed

Austrian symphonic metal band EDENBRIDGE will release its sixth studio album, "MyEarthDream", Napalm Records on the following dates: April 25: Germany, Austria, Switzerland April 23: Finland April 28: Rest of Europe May 13: North America The cover art was created by Anthony Clarkson, who has previously worked with BLIND GUARDIAN, among other artists. ...

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CAGE To Headline Arizona's HELLSTORM METAL MUSIC Festival

San Diego, California's CAGE has been confirmed as the main-stage headliner of the Hellstorm Metal Music festival, to be held on Friday, March 14 at Club Red/Red Owl in Tempe, Arizona. The lineup for the festival is as follows: Club Red (Mainstage) CAGE (Headliner) BORG AGE OF EVIL BLACK METAL BOX BLIND SEVEN NEVERMIND ETERNITY ...

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Producer TOM WERMAN Fires Back At NIKKI SIXX

Former MÖTLEY CRÜE producer Tom Werman has fired back at the group's bassist Nikki Sixx after Sixx responded to Werman's letter to the New York Times calling Sixx's memoir, "The Heroin Diaries: A Year in the Life of a Shattered Rock Star", "totally deluded" and "stunningly inaccurate." Werman took issue with Sixx's claims ...

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EVERGREY: New Album Title Revealed

EVERGREY singer/guitarist Tom S. Englund has issued the following update: "After a couple of turbulent weeks we have now finally mastered our [new] album. When we listened to the finished product for the first time we all agreed that we were beyond satisfied with the result and can’t wait for you to hear it! We ...

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