October 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

IN FLAMES Confirmed For Norway's HOVE FESTIVAL

Swedish metallers IN FLAMES have been confirmed for Hove Festival, set to take place June 24-28 on the island Tromøy outside of Arendal in southern Norway. IN FLAMES will perform on June 27. For more information, click here. IN FLAMES is currently holed up at the band's own IF Studios in Gothenburg, Sweden ...

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PRIMAL FEAR Confirmed For UK's BLOODSTOCK OPEN AIR

German power metallers PRIMAL FEAR have been confirmed for next year's Bloodstock Open Air festival, set to take place August 15-17 at Catton Hall in Derbyshire, England. The festival billing is now shaping up as follows: AT THE GATES COMMUNIC DIMMU BORGIR MOONSORROW PRIMAL FEAR SWALLOW THE SUN PRIMAL FEAR's new album, "New Religion", recently ...

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AVENGED SEVENFOLD Guitarist: 'We Made A Flawless Album'

The Pulse of Radio reports: AVENGED SEVENFOLD releases its self-titled fourth album on Tuesday (October 30), following up the band's breakthrough 2005 effort, "City Of Evil". This time out, the band not only wanted to produce the record on their own, but outdo themselves as a musical act. Guitarist Synyster Gates admits they weren't sure ...

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TOOL Frontman Flashes His 'V' With Side Project

The Pulse of Radio reports: TOOL frontman Maynard James Keenan releases the debut album from his side project PUSCIFER, titled "V Is For Vagina", on Tuesday (October 30) through his own label. Although PUSCIFER has been around in one form or another since the early '90s, when a version of the outfit would perform at ...

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AEROSMITH Guitarist Takes Part In 'Guitar Hero III' Rocking Release Party

Legions of screaming fans turned out to see legendary guitarist Joe Perry of AEROSMITH at GameStop's flagship New York City store on Sunday, October 28, 2007. The rocking release party and face-off tournament featured Activision's Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock at GameStop, the world's largest video game and entertainment software retailer. Check out pictures ...

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AT THE GATES Frontman Discusses Reunion, Touring Plans

Earache Records recently caught up with vocalist Tomas Lindberg for a chat about the reformation of the legendary AT THE GATES. Read the brief question-and-answer session below: Q: Would you say that the reunion of AT THE GATES was in many ways inevitable, given that in many ways the band finished so abruptly originally, and ...

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