January 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

TANKARD To Release 'Best Case Scenario: 25 Years In Beers' This Summer

Long-running Frankfurt, Germany-based thrash metallers TANKARD will enter Stage One studios in Borgentreich, Germany in late March with producer Andy Classen (DEW-SCENTED, CALLENISH CIRCLE, TANKARD, OCCULT) to record new versions of their biggest "hits" — from "(Empty) Tankard" and "Chemical Invasion" to "The Morning After" and "Space Beer". The resulting collection, "Best Case Scenario: 25 ...

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TRIVIUM: New Video Tour Diary Entry Available

TRIVIUM has uploaded another installment of its video tour diary from the band's recent European tour with IRON MAIDEN. Check out the latest episode — shot in Milan, Italy — at this location. TRIVIUM's latest album, "The Crusade", has sold around 100,000 copies in the United States since its October 10 release, according ...

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CARNAL FORGE: New Album Title Revealed

Candlelight Records has confirmed the worldwide signing of Sweden's CARNAL FORGE. The group's sixth album, tentatively titled "Testify For My Victims", will be mixed at Black Lounge Studios in early February with an expected May release date. Two videos have already been filmed for the album tracks "Numb" and "Burning Eden", both directed by Owe ...

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INSOMNIUM's Video To Premiere On 'Headbanger's Ball'

Finnish metal band INSOMNIUM will make its national video premiere this coming weekend when "Headbanger's Ball" broadcasts the group's video for the song "Mortal Share" from their current album, titled "Above the Weeping World". Released October 17, "Above the Weeping World" was recorded at renowned Fantom and Finnvox studios and contains the band's skilled melodic ...

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PETER TÄGTGREN's PAIN Signs With ROADRUNNER RECORDS

PAIN, the Swedish band led by HYPOCRISY mastermind Peter Tägtgren, has inked a deal with Roadrunner Records. Since Peter Tägtgren appeared on the music scene back in the early Nineties he has been a most extraordinary artist and producer. Known as guitarist and frontman of the hard-working touring band HYPOCRISY, he has also built a ...

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Ex-ANTHRAX Singer Lines Up More Solo Dates

Former ANTHRAX vocalist Joey Belladonna has lined up the following solo tour dates: Feb. 02 - Webster Theatre - Hartford, CT Feb. 23 - The Loft - Poughkeepsie, NY Feb. 24 - Mark's Place - Bedford, NH Mar. 24 - The Rock - Maplewood, MN Mar. 27 - The Pearl Room - Mokena, IL Apr. ...

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GENE SIMMONS, PAUL STANLEY Talk About Comic Books

News broke this morning of the creation of the Kiss Comics Group and its inaugural title, "Kiss 4K". A joint venture between Platinum Studios and the hugely popular, multi-platinum American rock band KISS, the new title will be the first KISS comic ever produced in concert with the band themselves. Platinum will debut the "Kiss ...

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