January 2010 - Blabbermouth Archive

FINNTROLL: 'Nifelvind' Trailer Released

"Nifelvind", the new album from Finnish folk metallers FINNTROLL, will be released via Century Media Records on the following dates: Finland: Wednesday, February 17 Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Benelux, Italy: Friday, February 19 Spain, Portugal: Tuesday, February 23 Sweden, Hungary: Wednesday, February 24 Rest Of Europe: Monday, February 22 North America: Tuesday, March 9 "Nifelvind" will ...

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DUFF MCKAGAN Writing With JANE'S ADDICTION

According to The Pulse of Radio, the JANE'S ADDICTION fan web site Xiola.org has reported that VELVET REVOLVER and ex-GUNS N' ROSES bass player Duff McKagan is writing and recording with the band, following the departure of original member Eric Avery for the second time in the group's troubled history. After JANE'S reunited for a ...

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SLAYER Confirmed For SWEDEN ROCK FESTIVAL

SLAYER has been confirmed for this year's Sweden Rock Festival, set to take place June 9-12, 2010 in Sölvesborg in southern Sweden. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: ALDO NOVA (CAN) ALESTORM (UK) ANVIL (CAN) BACHMAN & TURNER (CAN) BEHEMOTH (PL) BIGELF (US) D-A-D (DK) DANZIG (US) JORN (N) MAGNUM (UK) MOTHER'S FINEST ...

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FOREIGNER To Release 'Can't Slow Down' In March

Everyone knows more FOREIGNER than they think… classics such as "Cold As Ice", "Waiting for a Girl Like You" and the No. 1 hit "I Want to Know What Love Is" have cemented the band's status one of the most popular rock acts ever. FOREIGNER's mix of blustery blues and impeccably crafted pop continues to ...

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CRAZY LIXX To Release 'New Religion' In March

Swedish sleaze rockers CRAZY LIXX will release their second album, "New Religion", on March 19 in Europe and April 6 in the U.S. via Frontiers Records. CRAZY LIXX was formed in 2002 in Malmö, Sweden. The core lineup up through the first album consisted of vocalist Danny Rexon (also known as Dirtchild Danny or D.C. ...

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CONFESSOR Guitarist Launches AGE OF DESPAIR

Guitarist Shawn McCoy of the Raleigh, North Carolina-based underground legends CONFESSOR has announced the formation of his new project, AGE OF DESPAIR. Featuring Brian Zuccaro (vocals), Marcus Williams (guitar), Ali Lugo (bass), and the band's latest addition, Abdala Saghir (drums), the group has secured management and is shopping for a label and booking agent that ...

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