July 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

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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ATHEIST Frontman To Guest On VM UNDEGROUND Today

Vocalist Kelly Shaefer of the reactivated seminal technical metal pioneers ATHEIST will participate in a live phone interview on VM Underground "Death Metal Night 2" today (Wednesday, July 30) starting at 5:00 p.m. PST / 8:00 p.m. EST. This will be Shaefer's first interview since ATHEIST announced that it will record its first new material ...

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MALEFICE Parts Ways With ANTICULTURE RECORDS

Rising British metallers MALEFICE have amicably parted ways with Anticulture Records, the label that issued the band's 2007 debut, "Entities". MALEFICE's second, as-yet-untitled album is now at final mix stage while the band puts the finishing touches to its new deal. The new CD was recorded by WellerHill, who also worked on "Entities". More information ...

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SONIC SYNDICATE: 'Jack Of Diamonds' Video Available

"Jack of Diamonds", the new video from Swedish metallers SONIC SYNDICATE, can be viewed below. The clip was shot with director Patric Ullaeus (DIMMU BORGIR, LACUNA COIL) of Revolver Film Company. Ullaeus previously worked with the band on the two clips that accompanied SONIC SYNDICATE's 2007 release "Only Inhuman". SONIC SYNDICATE has set "Love and ...

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MISERY SIGNALS: 'Controller' First-Week Sales Revealed

"Controller", the third full-length album from the Milwaukee, Wisconsin metalcore act MISERY SIGNALS, has sold around 2,900 copies in the United States in its first week of release, according to Nielsen SoundScan. The CD was recorded with producer Devin Townsend (STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, DARKEST HOUR, SOILWORK) and is the group's second to feature vocalist Karl ...

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WATAIN: 10th-Anniversary Re-Releases Announced

To celebrate the 10 cursed years of madness and magic that have passed since Swedish black metal tyrants WATAIN crawled out of their molten caskets, Season Of Mist will release their first two full-length albums, "Casus Luciferi" (2003) and "Rabid Death's Curse" (2000) on digipack CDs, on October 13 and October 27, respectively. Both albums ...

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JARBOE Signs With SEASON OF MIST

France's Season Of Mist has announced the signing of the American singer, songwriter, and keyboardist Jarboe. Her new album, entitled "Mahakali", will be released in Europe on October 13. Jarboe said in a statement: "It is exciting to be working with Season Of Mist — as the heart of my work has found its pulse ...

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