May 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

HATESPHERE Confirmed For Denmark's ROSKILDE FESTIVAL

Danish thrashers HATESPHERE have posted the following update: "We are very honoured to announce that we have been confirmed for the legendary Roskilde Festival, Denmark for the second year in a row. We will play the Arena stage on Friday July 6th, and no need to say that we are looking forward to kicking ass ...

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Sacramento's FATE Signs With METAL BLADE RECORDS

Metal Blade Records has announced the signing of Sacramento, California-based metal quintet FATE. "We are very excited to be apart of the Metal Blade family and sharing our music with the masses," the members of FATE said in a statement. "FATE is grateful for this opportunity to share a label with some of our biggest ...

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SWORN To Release Debut Album In July

SWORN, the Norwegian black metal project led by Lars Jensen (MYRKGRAV), will release its debut album, "The Alleviation", on July 20 via Twilight Vertrieb. The CD was recorded and mixed at the Conclave Media Studio in the fall of 2006. The vocals were laid down at Koia Studios between September 2006 and April 2007. The ...

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OZZY OSBOURNE: 'I Still Believe In Rock And Roll'

Details magazine recently conducted an interview with Ozzy Osbourne. A couple of excerpts from the chat follow: On filming "The Osbournes": "There were shitloads of cameras everywhere. But I told them I've got to have a safe room. I've got to have a room where I can go and scratch my balls or pick my ...

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CHRIS CORNELL To Guest On 'Rockline' On Monday

Former AUDIOSLAVE/SOUNDGARDEN singer Chris Cornell will be the featured guest on the nationally syndicated radio show "Rockline" with host Bob Coburn on Monday, June 4. The show airs at 8:30 p.m. PT/ 11:30 p.m. ET and fans are encouraged to call in at 1-800-344-ROCK (7625). To find a station near you, check out

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KONKHRA: New Album Update

Danish extreme metallers KONKHRA recently begun re-recording their long-awaited new album after encountering technical difficulties which forced them to scrap some of the already completed early tracks. Commented guitarist/vocalist Anders Lundemark: "We are ready to leave the comforts of James' [Murphy; ex-TESTAMENT, DEATH, OBITUARY] studio, The Safehouse, in central Florida today. We finished six solos ...

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