January 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

NAKED BEGGARS: New Album 'XXX' Now Available

NAKED BEGGARS, the band featuring CINDERELLA bassist Eric Brittingham and his wife Inga (vocals), has just made its third CD, "XXX", available exclusively via the group's official web site. Look for "XXX" to be available for download at iTunes worldwide (U.S., Japan, Canada, Australia/New Zealand, U.K.), Rhapsody, Napster, eMusic and Amazon within the next few ...

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STORMING DARKNESS To Release Debut This Month

Russian black metal beast STORMING DARKNESS will release its debut full-length album, entitled "Sin-thesis", through U.S. label Knightmare Recordings. The CD will be released worldwide in late January directly from Knightmare, while distribution will be provided in the U.K. by Code 7/Plastic Head with a March 3 release date. Furthermore, Russian black metal label Orthodox ...

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METAL CHURCH Singer Posts New Solo Track

METAL CHURCH singer Ronny Munroe has posted the following message on his MySpace page: "I was fooling around [a couple of nights ago] in Vegas at OddsOn Studios. I recorded a demo of a song of mine called 'Ride Me'. There will be two versions of this song and I will leave it up to ...

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WHITE LION Drummer Quits HOOKERS N BLOW

WHITE LION drummer Troy Patrick Farrell has left HOOKERS N BLOW, the cover band led by GUNS N' ROSES keyboardist Dizzy Reed. Commented Troy, "I've been doing HOOKERS N BLOW for some years now, and when the writing is on the wall, sometimes you've got to stop and read the writing." He continued, "There are ...

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ANOTHER ANIMAL To Perform At NAMM

ANOTHER ANIMAL — the band featuring GODSMACK members Tony Rombola on guitar, Robbie Merrill on bass and Shannon Larkin on drums — will perform at the NAMM (National Association of Music Merchants) in Anaheim, California. This year's NAMM show will run from January 17 to January 20 at the Anaheim Convention Center. As previously reported, ...

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CIRCLE OF DEAD CHILDREN Prepares To Enter Studio

Pennsylvania's CIRCLE OF DEAD CHILDREN has issued the following update: "2008, a year of likely recession and warpiss is upon us and I'm sure we can all drink to that. It will also mark CIRCLE OF DEAD CHILDREN's 10th year in the ear-slaughter business. "2007 was a bum year for CODC and without a doubt ...

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ARCH ENEMY Guitarist Issues Year-End Update

ARCH ENEMY guitarist Michael Amott has issued the following year-end update: "2007 was another busy year for us: it pretty much started with a bang, with us touring in South America — which was completely mind-blowing! Unforgettable. And then my brother Christopher Amott rejoined the band, which was a huge deal for us — and ...

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