June 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

DISTURBED Feeling 'Indestructible' As Album Arrives

DISTURBED releases its fourth studio album on Tuesday (June 3), titled "Indestructible". Singer David Draiman has described the record as heavier, angrier and more aggressive than previous efforts, citing some of his own personal experiences of the last few years as inspiration. The disc also addresses politics and the occupation of Iraq in songs like ...

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TRACII GUNS' L.A. GUNS: New Singer Revealed

The rock 'n' roll band L.A. GUNS, featuring guitarist Tracii Guns, has some big news heading into its Summer Blackout Tour 2008. The band will be hitting the road this month with a couple of new members on board. In addition to Tracii Guns on lead guitar, Jeremy Guns will be on bass along with ...

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FEAR MY THOUGHTS: New Album Details Revealed

German modern melodic death hopefuls FEAR MY THOUGHTS are scheduled to release their new album, "Isolation", in Europe on July 21 via Century Media Records (July 18 in Germany). The follow-up to last year's "Vulcanus" was recorded at the band's own Black Halo Studios by guitarist Patrick Hagmann. The artwork concept and design was created ...

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F5: 'The Reckoning' Track Listing, Artwork Revealed

F5 the Phoenix-based band featuring former MEGADETH bassist David Ellefson, ex-SICK SPEED vocalist Dale Steele, guitarists Steve Conley and John Davis, and ex-MEGADETH drummer Jimmy DeGrasso has posted a new song, "No Excuse", on its MySpace page. The track comes off the group's forthcoming sophomore album, "The Reckoning", which is due on August ...

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CRYPTOPSY: New Concert Footage Available

Canadian extreme metal masters CRYPTOPSY are currently devastating European stages on their headlining tour with U.S. metallers DECREPIT BIRTH and UNMERCIFUL. This is the first chance for European fans to witness CRYPTOPSY's new lineup featuring vocalist Matt McGachy. Fan-filmed video footage of CRYPTOPSY's May 31, 2008 performance at the Neurotic Deathfest in Tilburg, Netherlands can ...

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CANDLEMASS: Albuquerque Concert Cancelled

CANDLEMASS' previously announced June 4 concert at Launchpad in Albuquerque, New Mexico has been cancelled due to a fire at the venue. No further details are currently available. CANDLEMASS recently spent time in the studio recording a new EP, "Lucfer Rising", for a tentative Septeber release via Nuclear Blast Records. It will include two brand ...

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