April 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

THYRFING Begins Recording New Album

Swedish "viking metallers" THYRFING have issued the following update: "This weekend we started the recordings of the sixth album! The album will be co-produced by THYRFING and Jrgen Svensson of Tyroon Production. The recordings and mixing will take place between April and June and the album is scheduled for release through Regain Records in October. ...

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Ex-ANTHRAX Singer JOEY BELLADONNA: First Footage From 'Never Look Back Tour' Available

Fan-filmed video footage of former ANTHRAX vocalist Joey Belladonna performing the ANTHRAX classic "Madhouse" with his new solo band last night (Saturday, April 5) at The Lighthouse in Imperial, Pennsylvania can be viewed below (courtesy of Gary Harper). OnTrackMagazine.com recently posted a new audio interview with Joey Belladonna. Joey discusses the "Never Look Back Tour" ...

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CHIMAIRA: Video Interview Posted Online

Jordan, host of the show "Invoke the Metal", recently conducted an interview with CHIMAIRA vocalist Mark Hunter and guitarist Rob Arnold. Watch the four-minute clip below. CHIMAIRA's latest album, "Resurrection", sold 16,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release back in March 2007 to debut at position No. 42 on The ...

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MASTODON In The Studio; Video Available

Video footage of MASTODON in the studio working on the material for the follow-up to 2006's "Blood Mountain" can be viewed below. A late 2008 release via Warner Bros. Records is expected. As previously reported, MASTODON was one of the scheduled performers at the finals of the U.S. Open Snowboarding Championships at Stratton Mountain in ...

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EMERGENCY GATE Announces New Singer

German metallers EMERGENCY GATE have announced the addition of singer Matthias Kupka (ex-SUIDAKRA) to the group's ranks. "The final recording of our upcoming album can now begin!" says the band. EMERGENCY GATE's latest CD, "Nightly Ray", was released in 2006 via The Electric Co./ Universal. For more information, visit www.emergency-gate.com. ...

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