April 2005 - Blabbermouth Archive

PREJUDICE To Record Split CD With ROTTENNESS And CARNAL DECAY

Belgian death metallers PREJUDICE have booked time at Excess studios in Rotterdam, Holland between May 23 and May 26 to record three songs for an upcoming split CD with ROTTENNESS (Mexico) and CARNAL DECAY (Switzerland). The effort wll be released later in the year via Spain's Grotesque Productions. PREJUDICE's third album, "Dominion of Chaos", was ...

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YYRKOON: Drummer LAURENT HARROUART Rejoins The Fold

French thrash/death metallers YYRKOON have been rejoined by drummer Laurent Harrouart after a one-year break. As previously reported, YYRKOON have booked three weeks at Hansen studios in Ribe, Denmark in October 2005 for the recording of their fourth album, tentatively due in early 2006 via Osmose Productions. YYRKOON released their third album, "Occult Medicine", this ...

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SCARIOT: New Album Update

SCARIOT mainman Død (a.k.a. Daniel Olaisen; BLOOD RED THRONE) has posted the following update on the recording sessions for the group's new album: "I've decided to write one more track, since the album originally only had seven tracks and one cover song. Asgeir [Mickelson; SPIRAL ARCHITECT, BORKNAGAR] is currently working on the fifth song, and ...

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BLIND GUARDIAN Part Ways With Drummer

German power metallers BLIND GUARDIAN have parted ways with longtime drummer Thomen Stauch. Frontman Hansi Kürsch's official statement on the matter reads as follows: "No news is good news. This obviously is bad news. After walking along the same musical paths for about 20 years and after several long, open and honest discussions between the ...

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BLITZKRIEG Announce New Album Title, Release Date

Legendary NWOBHM outfit BLITZKRIEG have announced that work on the follow-up to 2002's "Absolute Power" has now been completed and the CD is currently being mixed and mastered ready for a July 4 release via Metal Nation Records. Entitled "Sins and Greed", the new album features bass player Paul Brewis, who replaced Andy Galloway in ...

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