April 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

HEADHUNTER: 'Parasite Of Society' U.S. Release Date Announced

Candlelight Records has set a June 10 U.S. release date for the new album HEADHUNTER, the reunited German band featuring DESTRUCTION frontman Marcel "Schmier" Schirmer, STRATOVARIUS drummer Jrg Michael, and guitarist Schmuddel (ex-TALON). Entitled "Parasite of Society", the CD was mixed by Achim Khler in Stuttgart, Germany. Schmier previously stated about the album, "This record ...

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AVENGED SEVENFOLD To Film Long Beach Concert For Upcoming DVD

AVENGED SEVENFOLD will film its April 10 concert at the Long Beach Arena in Long Beach, California on the current Taste of Chaos tour for a live CD/DVD package the band expects to make available by Christmas. Singer M. Shadows recently told The Pulse of Radio that the combined audio-video package will also include some ...

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SOTHIS Seeking Label Home

Los Angeles-based black metallers SOTHIS have finished mixing their new album, "De Oppresso Liber", at Sonic Train Studios in Varberg, Sweden with Andy La Rocque of KING DIAMOND. The CD, which was engineered and produced by Dross, will contain nine new original songs. Commented the band: "We are now trying to find a home for ...

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FARMAKON, DISTORTED Albums To Receive U.S. Release This Month

Candlelight Records has set an April 29 U.S. release date for new albums from Finland's FARMAKON ("Robin") and Israel's DISTORTED ("Voices From Within") albums. Both releases are part of Candlelight's ongoing cult series; a special-priced product line introducing up-and-coming international artists into the U.S. marketplace. The series provides for artists of varying styles and specifically ...

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