April 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

ONHEIL: New Album Details Revealed

"Razor", the long-awaited new album from Dutch blackened thrash/death metal band ONHEIL, will be released on May 15 via German metal label Cyclone Empire. The group's first studio effort in six years was recorded at the Final Focus Studios and was produced by Bart Hennephof (TEXTURES, BRUTUS) and Yuma van Eekelen (THE NEW DOMINION, BRUTUS). ...

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ANTHRAX Confirms European Tour Dates

ANTHRAX will hit the road in Europe this summer with a series of festivals and headline dates as a precursor to the band's forthcoming new studio album, "Worship Music". The European dates kick off in Estonia on June 13 and continue into August, with the band returning to the U.S. for their July 9 headline ...

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MODERN DAY ESCAPE Signs With STANDBY RECORDS

Orlando, Florida-based screamo/rock outfit MODERN DAY ESCAPE has inked a deal with the Cleveland label Standby Records. The band will enter Chin Music Studios in Cleveland with producers Don Debiase (BENEATH THE SKY, DRIVER SIDE IMPACT) and Johnny Burke (FOREVER IN TERROR, VICE ON VICTORY) to begin recording its new full-length album, due later in ...

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SIRENIA: 'The 13th Floor' First-Week U.S. Sales Revealed

"The 13th Floor", the new album from the Norwegian/Spanish female-fronted gothic metal band SIRENIA, sold around 500 copies in the United States in its first week of release, according to Nielsen SoundScan. The CD debuted at No. 149 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, which lists the best-selling albums by new and developing ...

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MUNICIPAL WASTE Confirmed For U.K.'s READING, LEEDS Festivals

Virginian thrashers MUNICIPAL WASTE have been confirmed for this year's Reading and Leeds festivals, which will take place over the weekend of August 28-30 in Reading and Leeds in the United Kingdom. MUNICIPAL WASTE has completed work on its fourth album, "Massive Aggressive", with producer Chris "Zeuss" Harris (MADBALL, HATEBREED, SHADOWS FALL, UNEARTH) for an ...

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