November 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

SATAN'S HOST Live In Denver; Video Available

Video footage of SATAN'S HOST's October 31, 2009 performance at the Iliff Park Saloon in Denver, Colorado can be viewed below. SATAN'S HOST's new album, "Power ~ Purity ~ Perfection: 999", was released in October via Moribund Records. The CD was recorded at Flatline Audio with producer Dave Otero and features the group's latest additions, ...

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TETRAFUSION: New Album Details Revealed

Louisiana-based progressive metal quartet TETRAFUSION has unveiled the artwork and track listing for its sophomore effort, entitled "Altered State". Due in early 2010, the follow-up to TETRAFUSION's self-financed, full-length debut, "Absolute Zero", will be the band's first CD to feature vocals (handled by keyboardist Gary Tubbs). "Altered State" track listing: 01. Collage of the Present ...

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HEAVEN & HELL Drummer VINNY APPICE To Undergo Surgery Tomorrow

Drummer Vinny Appice (HEAVEN & HELL, DIO, BLACK SABBATH) will undergo surgery on his right shoulder on Monday, November 30 for an injury sustained during the last HEAVEN & HELL tour. Commented Vinny: "You can't face the audience and hit drums directly behind you night after night at an extreme volume [referring to his monstrous ...

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OV HELL: Debut Album Title, Track Listing Revealed

OV HELL, the new black metal project featuring DIMMU BORGIR vocalist Shagrath and ex-GORGOROTH bassist King, has completed work on its debut album, "The Underworld Regime", for a February 2010 release via Indie Recordings. The CD was recorded at Earshot Studio and features Shagrath on vocals, King on bass, Frost (SATYRICON) on drums, Ice Dale ...

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TOKYO BLADE: New Singer Announced

The newly revamped lineup of the NWOBHM band TOKYO BLADE, featuring Andy Boulton (guitar) alongside John Wiggins (guitar) and bassist Andy Wrighton (bass), has announced the addition of singer Chris Gillen to the group's ranks. The band's new drummer will be announced shortly. TOKYO BLADE released the "Live In Germany" CD on October 27 through ...

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ARALLU: 'The Ultimate War' DVD Promo Available

A promotional clip for "The Ultimate War", the forthcoming DVD from Israel's "Mesopotamian black metal" band ARALLU, can be viewed below. ARALLU's fourth album, "Desert Battles - Descending to the Sands", was released in March via Raven Music. The CD was mastered at Maor Appelbaum Mastering in California and contains 11 tracks, including a live ...

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OBITUARY: Some South American Dates Being Rescheduled

Some of the dates on OBITUARY's South American tour are being rescheduled for January or February 2010 because of work visa issues. OBITUARY will perform the following shows in Brazil (with BELPHEGOR) next week as scheduled: Dec. 02 - Porto Alegre/RS - Brazil - Bar Opinião Dec. 04 - São Paulo/SP, Brazil - Hangar 110 ...

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