November 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

ICED EARTH Announces 'Child Of The Wicked' VIP Ticket Packages

ICED EARTH is offering a very limited number of fans the opportunity to attend all shows on the blockbuster February-March 2009 European tour as the band's guest VIPs. Fans who purchase a "Child of the Wicked" VIP package with IcedEarth.com will receive the following: * A ticket to an ICED EARTH concert * VIP meet-and-greet ...

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SUN GODS IN EXILE Working On Debut CD

SUN GODS IN EXILE, a new "heavy Southern rawk" band featuring members of Boston's CORTEZ and Maine's doom giants OCEAN, is about to enter the studio to begin work on its debut CD. The effort will be tracked at Mad Oak Studios in Allston, Massachusetts with engineer Benny Groto, who has previously worked with ROADSAW, ...

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F**K THE FACTS: 'The Wreaking' Limited-Edition CD/EP Detailed

"The Wreaking" CD/EP is a special release from Canadian grind/metal quartet FUCK THE FACTS that is limited to only 19 copies! It highlights the band's recordings from 2005, just before it signed to Relapse. It features FUCK THE FACTS' tracks from the split seven-inch releases with MESRINE (Sonic Deadline / Sir Punkly) and PLEASANT VALLEY ...

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NOVEMBRE Parts Ways With Bassist, Announces Replacement

Italian metallers NOVEMBRE have issued the following update: "The tormented role of bass player is passed on to Valerio Di Lella, already the band's live sound engineer for years, and singer of death metal band GRIMNESS. NOVEMBRE, who recently parted company with Luca Giovagnoli, are glad to officially welcome Valerio on board." Valerio comments: "I'm ...

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D-A-D: 'Monster Philosophy' Vinyl Due This Week

"Monster Philosophy", the 10th studio album from Danish rockers D-A-D, will be released on vinyl on December 1, featuring a double gatefold cover with heavyweight vinyl. The LP will be available in all good vinyl shops in Denmark, Finland, Sweden and Norway. D-A-D recently inked a deal with 3R Entertainment for the release of "Monster ...

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HATE ETERNAL Drops Off JOB FOR A COWBOY Tour

Florida-based extreme metallers HATE ETERNAL have issued the following update: "HATE ETERNAL have been forced to drop off the ongoing JOB FOR A COWBOY North American tour due an infection in Erik Rutan's [guitar, vocals] hand and complications in his kidney. Erik was admitted to an Iowa City hospital on the early morning of November ...

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FAITH NO MORE Reunion In The Works?

According to U.K.'s Kerrang! magazine, industry insiders suggest that hugely infuential '90s alt-metal band FAITH NO MORE is planning to return next year. Kerrang! understands that a number of U.K. venues have been placed on hold for shows from the band next spring, while U.K. festival appearances are rumored to follow in the ...

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