August 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

ANCARA: 'Beyond The Dark' Enters Finnish Chart At No. 9

ANCARA's new album, "Beyond the Dark", has entered the Finnish chart at position No. 9. The Finnish hard rock band's CD was released via High and Loud, the record label owned by STRATOVARIUS singer Timo Kotipelto. Kotipelto previously stated about ANCARA: "After seeing a couple of gigs by the band and listening to their new ...

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Sweden's THE POODLES To Support GOTTHARD

Swedish hard rock band THE POODLES — consisting of vocalist Jakob Samuel (THE RING, ex-TALISMAN, JEKYLL & HYDE), guitarist Pontus Norgren (THE RING, ex-TALISMAN), bassist Pontus Egberg (ex-LION'S SHARE) and drummer Christian Lundqvist — will support Swiss hard rockers GOTTHARD on the "Domino Effect Tour 2007". The following German dates have been confirmed: Oct. 12 ...

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EVILE: Video Footage From Manchester In-Store Performance Available

Up-and-coming U.K. thrashers EVILE — whose Flemming Rassmusen-produced (METALLICA, MORBID ANGEL) debut album, "Enter the Grave", was released on August 27 via Earache Records — showcased their metallic thrash sound at an in-store show at Manchester's Virgin Megastore on the day of the album's release. The group's setlist was as follows: 01. Thrasher 02. First ...

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YEAR LONG DISASTER To Support TURBONEGRO

Rock trio YEAR LONG DISASTER — which consists of guitarist/vocalist Daniel Davies (son of THE KINKS' Dave Davies), bassist Rich Mullins (ex-KARMA TO BURN, SPEEDEALER), and drummer Brad Hargreaves (THIRD EYE BLIND) — will support TURBONEGRO on their upcoming "What Is Rock" North American tour, which also includes Nick Oliveri's MONDO GENERATOR. The dates are ...

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Classic SLAYER Videos Available For Download

MetalKult.com has posted live videos from a 1985 performance by SLAYER. The videos were shot on April 3, 1985 at Studio 54 in New York City during the Combat Tour Live, which also included VENOM and EXODUS (the show was recorded/filmed and later released as part of the "Ultimate Revenge" video on the Combat label). ...

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