November 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

PRIMER 55 Parts Ways With Singer, Announces Replacement

PRIMER 55 has parted ways with vocalist Jason "J-Sin" Lutrell and has replaced him with Heath Joyce of the band IGM. Commented guitarist Bobby Burns (also bassist in SOULFLY): "It's been great for Toomey [bassist Josh Toomey] and I to be back out playing the tunes for you all and we've had a blast doing ...

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DELAIN Reveals Most Memorable Moments Of 2007

Martijn Westerholt and Charlotte Wessels of the Dutch female-fronted symphonic metallers DELAIN recently took part in sounds2move.de's 2007 Christmas special. They spoke about their most memorable moments of 2007 (both personal and professional) and discussed their hopes for the future. Watch the 12-minute video clip below. The Dutch branch of Roadrunner Records recently ...

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AMORPHIS: Dordrecht Concert Footage Posted Online

Fan-filmed video footage of AMORPHIS' November 24, 2007 concert at Bibelot in Dordrecht, Holland can be viewed below. AMORPHIS' new album, "Silent Waters", entered the German Media Control chart at position No. 44. Released in North America on September 18, the CD is the second AMORPHIS album to feature singer Tomi Joutsen (SINISTHRA). It was ...

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STONE SOUR: Pro-Shot Footage From Italy Available

Professionally filmed video footage of STONE SOUR performing the song "Made of Scars" live at Rolling Stone in Milan, Italy can be viewed below (courtesy of Rock TV). STONE SOUR recently concluded another successful tour in support of the band's gold-certified CD "Come What(ever) May", now also available in a special edition featuring six bonus ...

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SIDEBLAST Signs With CYCLONE EMPIRE RECORDS

French extreme metallers SIDEBLAST have inked a deal with Cyclone Empire Records. Hailing from Nice at the famous Côte d'Azur, the four-piece "mixes the best elements of extreme metal to a melting pot that reminds of bands like STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, IMMORTAL, GOJIRA, ROTTEN SOUND and BEHEMOTH," according to a press release. SIDEBLAST's debut album, ...

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DAYSEND Parts Ways With Guitarist

Guitarist Michael Kordek has left the Sydney, Australia-based metal band DAYSEND. "The reason is that I have other musical and non-musical interests that I'd like to pursue and I feel that now is the time to take them on," he says in a statement. "I want to send the biggest and most brutal of thank ...

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Israeli Stoner Rockers BUZZER Release Debut Album

Israeli stoner/metal band BUZZER has released its first album, "Buzzraiser". The CD was self-produced and features seven songs of "heavy southern rock," according to a press release. Currently unsigned, BUZZER has been inexistence since 2005 and is said to have influenced new young bands in Israel to play this style of music which has been ...

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DREAM THEATER Is Xbox LIVE's Artist Of The Month

DREAM THEATER will be featured as the Xbox LIVE Artist of the Month for the month of December. LIVE members on Xbox 360 will have access to exclusive performance, interview, and behind-the-scenes footage from the band's recent tour DREAM THEATER will playing over Xbox LIVE on December 5 in the "Game with Fame" program. Get ...

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THRESHOLD: Interview, Concert Footage Available

THRESHOLD, TRIBES OF CAIN, DEKADENT and SACRIFICUM were interviewed for the fourth episode of "The Hard Way", a web-based metal show started by Weathertop Productions and Sounds2Move.de that caters to the German-speaking countries. You can view the entire 65-minute episode below. "The Hard Way" will post a new episode every few weeks, including interviews, behind-the-scenes ...

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SONIC SYNDICATE: 'Sonic TV' Episode Three Posted Online

The third installment of SONIC SYNDICATE's "Sonic TV" is now online and can be viewed below. This episode documents the Swedish band's hijinx while on tour in Europe with SOILWORK, DARK TRANQUILLITY and CALIBAN. SONIC SYDICATE is currently making its U.S. live debut with AMON AMARTH and HIMSA. The band will be returning next May ...

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