May 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

IMMORTAL To Headline Norway's HOLE IN THE SKY Festival

Norwegian black metallers IMMORTAL have been confirmed as the headliners of this year's Hole in the Sky festival, set to take place August 22-25 in Bergen, Norway. Also scheduled to appear are MELECHESH, DESTROYER 666, IMMOLATION, NAPALM DEATH, OLD and TESTAMENT. Comments IMMORTAL's Demonaz: "It's been seven years since IMMORTAL played in Bergen and we ...

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RANDY RHOADS Dissed By Former QUIET RIOT Bandmate?

GuitarWorld.com has learned that former QUIET RIOT singer Kevin DuBrow has refused to participate in an upcoming documentary about his former friend and QUIET RIOT bandmate Randy Rhoads. DuBrow had originally agreed to be interviewed for the as-yet-untitled Rhoads film, according to director Peter Margolis, and even provided private photos and videos. "Four ...

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YEAR LONG DISASTER Signs With VOLCOM ENTERTAINMENT

Volcom Entertainment has announced the addition of YEAR LONG DISASTER to its roster of artists. A rock trio, YEAR LONG DISASTER is led by guitarist and vocalist Daniel Davies, the son of KINKS' guitarist Dave Davies. Bass player Rich Mullins has toured the world in his past lives with KARMA TO BURN and SPEEDEALER. And ...

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MELISSA RECORDS Signs ANCIENT CREATION And 3 HEADED MONSTER

Independent record label Melissa Records, based in The Netherlands and solely dedicated to traditional forms of metal from the USA, has announced the signing of two promising acts, ANCIENT CREATION and 3 HEADED MONSTER. ANCIENT CREATION, hailing from the heart of Missouri, is a five-piece power metal band with a distinctly technical edge. With a ...

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LORD WORM: I Left CRYPTOPSY For Health Reasons

Ali "The Metallian" of the Metallian webzine recently conducted an interview with former CRYPTOPSY frontman Lord Worm (a.k.a. Dan Greening) about his departure from the group. A few excerpts follow: Metallian: Can you explain why you are no longer in CRYPTOPSY? Lord Worm: Pretty much because every time we went out on the ...

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ELVENKING: Video Footage From European Tour Posted Online

A nine-and-a-half-minute collection of video clips shot during ELVENKING's 2006 European tour has been posted at YouTube. ELVENKING recently finished mixing its new album at Sonic Pump Studios in Helsinki, Finland. The mastering took place on April 10 at Finnvox Studios with Mika Jussila and Nino Laurenne. Due this fall via AFM Records, ...

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