July 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

UNEARTH: New Album Title, Track Listing Revealed

Massachusetts metallers UNEARTH have completed work on their new album, "The March", due on October 14 via Metal Blade Records. The CD was recorded at Massachusetts' System Recording and Zing studios with producer Adam Dutkiewicz (KILLSWITCH ENGAGE) and is said feature UNEARTH's "most dynamic material to date," combining strong tension and release, abundant guitar solos ...

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AUTOMAN.ca Schedules CD-Release Party In Toronto

AUTOMAN.ca, the Toronto, Ontario, Canada-based outfit featuring Darrell "Dwarf" Millar of KILLER DWARFS fame and the Nikki Sixx-produced LAIDLAW, has scheduled a CD-release party on August 5 at Lee's Palace in Toronto. AUTOMAN.ca's full-length debut, "Pocket Change", was produced by Darrell, engineered by Adam Cree and mixed by Greg Looper (TOM PETTY) and assisted by ...

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POWERDRIVE Completes Work On Debut Album

Swedish metal band POWERDRIVE has completed work on its debut album, "Steel Roots", tentatively due this fall via an as-yet-undetermined record label. According to a press release, "POWERDRIVE's idea is to go back to the roots of metal with powerful riffs, shredding solos and powerful but melodic vocals." Commented guitarist Miguel Gayarre: "We are going ...

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WAR OF AGES: 'Arise And Conquer' First-Week Sales Revealed

"Arise and Conquer", the new album from the Erie, Pennsylvania-based Christian metalcore band WAR OF AGES, sold around 2,600 copies in the United States in its first week of release, according to Nielsen SoundScan. The CD, which was released on July 22 via Facedown Records, was produced by Tim Lambesis of AS I LAY DYING ...

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MOONSPELL Frontman Featured In New SPV Podcast

The eighth episode of the SPV audio podcast hosted by Freeman features an interview with MOONSPELL frontman Fernando Ribiero. Fernando speaks at length about MOONSPELL's new album, "Night Eternal", playing the European summer festivals, working with ex-THE GATHERING singer Anneke van Giersbergen and the upcoming "Blackest of the Black Tour" featuring MOONSPELL, DANZIG, DIMMU BORGIR, ...

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CRYPTOPSY To Support TESTAMENT In Montreal

Montreal-based extreme metallers CRYPTOPSY will support TESTAMENT on Sunday, August 3 at L'Olympia de Montreal in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Also scheduled to appear are Barrie, Ontario's REMAIN and Toronto's SKORCHED. Todd Cardini of HeavyMetalSource.com conducted an interview with drummer Flo Mounier of CRYPTOPSY on June 28, 2008 at the Starland Ballroom in Sayreville, New Jersey ...

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