June 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

NAER MATARON: New Video Interview Available

Vasilis Mazaris and Hellena Mihailidou of Metalzone.gr recently conducted an interview with drummer Warhead of the Greek black metallers NAER MATARON. Warhead talks about the group's new album, "Praetorians", the band's new lineup, its co-operation with Season Of Mist and the group's upcoming plans. Warhead also comments on the current trends in metal ...

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BEHEMOTH: Footage From Holland's NEUROTIC DEATHFEST Available

Fan-filmed video footage of Polish extreme metallers BEHEMOTH performing at the Neurotic Deathfest in Tilburg, the Netherlands on May 31, 2008 can be viewed below (courtesy of "letthemetalflow"). BEHEMOTH recently completed its year-long worldwide campaign in support of "The Apostasy", which is the group's most successful offering yet. The most recent trek as part of ...

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DREAM THEATER Drummer Issues PROGRESSIVE NATION Tour Recap

DREAM THEATER drummer Mike Portnoy has issued the following recap of the Progressive Nation 2008 Tour, which also featured OPETH, BETWEEN THE BURIED AND ME and 3: "Well, I guess all good things must come to an end... "I am happy to report that the inaugural run of Progressive Nation has indeed been an undisputed ...

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BATTLELORE: More Dates Announced

Finnish "fantasy metal" band BATTLELORE has scheduled the following dates: Jun. 12 - Jyvskyl, Finland - Sataman Y Jun. 27 - Helsinki, Finland - Nosturi Aug. 02 - Kuusankoski, Finland - Joenrantarock Sep. 11 - Lappeenranta, Finland - Wiltsu Sep. 12 - Kuopio, Finland Henry's Pub Sep. 19 - Kajaani, Finland - Balls Sep. 20 ...

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SHADOWS FALL Drummer's BURNING HUMAN Schedules Albany Show

BURNING HUMAN, the resurrected death metal band featuring SHADOWS FALL drummer Jason Bittner, will perform at Valentine's (17 New Scotland Ave.) in Albany, New York on Saturday, July 19. Also scheduled to appear are THE FINAL SLEEP, CRIMSON MASK and RUINATION. BURNING HUMAN last year posted another newly recorded song, entitled "Chemical Experimentation", on its ...

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SERENITY: 'Fallen Sanctuary' Trailer Available

A two-minute trailer for "Fallen Sanctuary", the new album from the Austrian symphonic melodic metal band SERENITY, can be viewed below. SERENITY will release "Fallen Sanctuary" via Napalm Records on the following dates: August 27 - Finland August 29 - Austria, Germany, Switzerland, Sweden, Belgium, Netherlands, Luxemburg September 1 - Rest of Europe September 9 ...

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