July 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

R:I:P Parts Ways With Bassist, Seeks Replacement

R:I:P (RAW:INTENSE:POWER), the new German band featuring Björn Daigger (MAJESTY) and drummer Chris Merzinsky (MIDNATTSOL), has parted ways with bassist Christian Hager."Due to scheduling conflicts and musical differences, we decided to end our musical relationship," singer/guitarist Fabian Pospiech writes on the group's web site. "We wish Chris all the best with his other band KINGFISHER ...

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YEAR OF DESOLATION Completes Work On New Album

Indiana thrashers YEAR OF DESOLATION have completed recording their Prosthetic Records debut album in North Carolina with producer Jamie King (BETWEEN THE BURIED AND ME, THROUGH THE EYES OF THE DEAD). The self-titled release will see an early 2007 release, and audio previews will be available shortly. "Just ask me about the Jack Daniel's bottle, ...

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HEAVEN SHALL BURN: New Song Posted Online

A brand new HEAVEN SHALL BURN track, entitled "Stay the Course", has been posted online at Lambgoat.com. The song comes off the German band's new album, "Deaf to Our Prayers", due on September 5 via Century Media Records. The recording of "Deaf to Our Prayers" was once again done at Rape Of Harmonies ...

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STILL REMAINS Parts Ways With Keyboardist, Seeks Replacement

Grand Rapids, Michigan metalcore act STILL REMAINS has announced the departure of keyboardist Zach Roth. "After several months of pondering this life-changing decision, Zach has decided to pursue a life without touring," the band writes in a statement. "We are sad to see Zach leave but after long talks filled with emotion, we agree that ...

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NIGHTRAGE: Live Video Posted Online

Swedish/Greek melodic death metal outfit NIGHTRAGE has posted a live clip of its performance at Sticky Fingers in Gothenburg, Sweden on April 14, 2006 at YouTube.com. As previously reported, NIGHTRAGE is officially looking for a drummer and a lead/rhythm guitarist to complete the group's current lineup. "We want guys that they are dedicated ...

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