October 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

Sweden's THE MURDER OF MY SWEET Signs With FRONTIERS RECORDS

Frontiers Records has announced the signing of Sweden's THE MURDER OF MY SWEET. The band was formed by drummer, songwriter and producer Daniel Flores, who — after a few false starts of what was to become THE MURDER OF MY SWEET — just by coincidence came across the magnificent singer Angelica Rylin, well endowed with ...

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AMORAL: New Video Interview Posted Online

Austria's Stormbringer.at webzine conducted an interview with vocalist Tomi Joutsen and guitarist Ben Varon of Finnish metallers AMORAL when the band played in Vienna on October 20, 2009. Watch the chat below. AMORAL kicked off its European tour with AMORPHIS and BEFORE THE DAWN on October 2 at Nosturi in Helsinki. You can ...

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STREAM OF PASSION: 'In The End' Video Released

"In The End", the new video from the Netherlands-based gothic/progressive metal band STREAM OF PASSION (which is fronted by Mexican female vocalist Marcela Bovio [AYREON]), can be viewed below. The song comes off the group's sophomore album, "The Flame Within", which entered the official chart in Holland at position No. 57. According to a press ...

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CEREMONY OF OPPOSITES Signs With PAINKILLER RECORDS

Painkiller Records has announced the signing of Holland's CEREMONY OF OPPOSITES for the release of the band's second full-length album, "Seeds of Resurrection", which is scheduled to hit the streets in late 2009/early 2010. Playing death metal with shades of thrash, viking and black metal running through it, CEREMONY OF OPPOSITES is one of the ...

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OVERKILL Signs With NUCLEAR BLAST RECORDS

New Jersey thrash metal veterans OVERKILL have inked a multi-album deal with Nuclear Blast Records. The band's new CD, "Ironbound" — which is described as a true "thrasher-piece" — is scheduled for release on January 29, 2010. "Good to be with a label that understands what OVERKILL are about and what metal is about in ...

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SYMPHONY X Frontman To Guest On AVANTASIA Album

Vocalist Russell Allen of U.S. progressive metallers SYMPHONY X has joined the list of guest musicians who will appear on the forthcoming release from EDGUY frontman Tobias Sammet's AVANTASIA project. So far Tobias has confirmed the following musicians to be part of the forthcoming AVANTASIA opus: * Klaus Meine (SCORPIONS) * Tim "Ripper" Owens (JUDAS ...

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METALLICA: Remaining 'Death Magnetic' Tracks Coming To Wii

METALLICA's official web site has been updated with the following message: "If you've been playing 'Guitar Hero' on the Wii, you may have noticed that we were short a few songs when it came 'Death Magnetic' — well, no more! Our friends at 'Guitar Hero' have been working long and hard with Nintendo so that ...

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VINCE NEIL Schedules Solo Dates

MÖTLEY CRÜE frontman Vince Neil has scheduled the following solo tour dates: Nov. 14 - Northern Lights Casino - Walker, MN Nov. 19 - Penn's Peak - Jim Thorpe, PA Nov. 20 - Northern Lights - Clifton Park, NY Nov. 25 - Capital One Bank Theatre at Westbury - Westbury, NY Nov. 27 - Wellmont ...

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REVENGIA In Writing Mode

Swedish metallers REVENGIA have issued the following update: "REVENGIA is in writing mode for the third, yet unnamed, record. So far 11 songs are written and one more is on it's way. The songs are heavy, fast, doomy and melodic, just as usual in REVENGIA-land! Tobbe [Gustafsson] is doing a hell of a job on ...

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