April 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

TESTAMENT Singer To Guest On Tonight's 'Black Night Meditations'

Vocalist Chuck Billy of the San Francisco Bay Area thrash metal legends TESTAMENT will be interviewed live tonight at 10:00 p.m. on the "Black Night Meditations" radio show on WSCA 106.1 FM in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. "Black Night Meditations" is a four-hour metal radio show that focuses on black, death, thrash, power, shred, doom, prog ...

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NARNIA Parts Ways With Singer

Swedish epic/melodic metallers NARNIA have issued the following update: "We are sad to announce that Christian Liljegren has left NARNIA. Christian was NARNIA's singer for 12 years and he was also one of its founding members. The decision behind the split was a mutual agreement between Christian and the rest of the band. We understand ...

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MACHINE MEN To Support DIO In Oulu

Finnish melodic metal act MACHINE MEN will support DIO at Club Teatria in Oulu, Finland on June 6. Upcoming MACHINE MEN shows: Jun. 06 - Oulu, Finland - Club Teatria (w/ DIO) Jul. 23 - nekoski, Finland - Keitelejazz Aug. 02 - Wacken, Germany - Wacken Open Air MACHINE MEN's latest album, "Circus of Fools", ...

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NIGHTMARE: 'Final Procession' Video Posted Online

"Final Procession", the new video from French power metallers NIGHTMARE, can be viewed below. The song comes off the group's latest album, "Genetic Disorder", which was released in North America on February 5. The CD, which came out in Europe on October 31, 2007 via Regain Records, was recorded at Studio Fredman in Gothenburg, Sweden ...

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CLOUDSCAPE: 'Global Drama' Artwork Unveiled

Swedish melodic metallers CLOUDSCAPE have issued the following update: "It's been a long wait for the announcement of release dates and info regarding the third CLOUDSCAPE album entitled 'Global Drama'. The original plan was to release the album during spring 2008, but, as you already know those plans took a different direction so, right here ...

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BRAINSIC Prepares To Record New EP

Portland, Oregon-based death/thrash band BRAINSIC has booked time at Black Diamond studios to record its second EP. This will be the follow-up to the 2007 EP, which was laid down at Geomana Studio. It was met with very positive reviews, and even easily won the group an online contest for an independent contract, which the ...

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NILE: 'Papyrus Containing The Spell' Picture Disc Now Available

Night of the Vinyl Dead Records has announced the release of "the first-ever brutal death metal-shaped picture disc": "Papyrus Containing The Spell To Preserve Its Possesor Against Attacks From He Who Is In The Water" by NILE. This record is strictly limited to 500 copies hand-numbered on backing card. Side A: 01. Papyrus Containing The ...

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