December 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

DIABLO To Support TAROT On German Tour

Finnish metallers DIABLO have been confirmed as the support act for TAROT on their upcoming German tour. The dates are as follows: Feb. 05 - Berlin, GER @ Columbia Club Feb. 06 - Hamburg, GER @ Knust Feb. 08 - Köln, GER @ Underground Feb. 09 - Bochum, GER @ Matrix Feb. 10 - München, ...

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AFTER FOREVER Guitarist Recruits CALLENISH CIRCLE Frontman For HDK Project

AFTER FOREVER guitarist/songwriter Sander Gommans has recruited Patrick Savelkoul of CALLENISH CIRCLE to handle some of the "extreme" vocals for his HDK project. HDK's musical direction was previously described by Gommans as "modern trash/death metal with a lot of melodic influences." The following musicians are currently involved with the project: Sander Gommans (AFTER FOREVER) – ...

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CAUGHT IN A TRAP To Release Full-Length Debut In April

Hardcore outfit CAUGHT IN A TRAP has set "Rats Get Fat" as the title of its debut album, tentatively due in April 2007 through No Joke Records. The CD, which was recorded with legendary hardcore producer Don Fury (AGNOSTIC FRONT, MADBALL, SICK OF IT ALL) at the helm, will feature the following track listing: 01. ...

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IMMOLATION Frontman Talks About New Material

Kevin Page of MetalReview.com recently conducted an interview with Ross Dolan of IMMOLATION. A couple of excerpts from the chat follow: MetalReview.com: You're in the recording studio as we speak. How's that been going? Ross Dolan: Great. We came up here the week before Thanksgiving, we did about 16 days of basic tracks ...

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GWYNBLEIDD: New Live Video Posted Online

GWYNBLEIDD, the New York City based dark/aggressive/progressive metal project combining elements of death/black metal, folk, prog and more, has posted a performance video of the new song "Stormcalling", filmed on December 15, 2006 at Northsix in Brooklyn, NY, at YouTube.com. The track will appear on GWYNBLEIDD's full-length debut, "Nostalgia", due out second half ...

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MONSTROSITY: New Album Title Announced

Veteran death metallers MONSTROSITY have set "Spiritual Apocalypse" as the title of their new album, tentatively due in early 2007. The follow-up to 2003's "Rise to Power" will contain 10-11 songs in the vein of 1996's "Millennium", but "a lot faster," according to a posting on the group's web site. In other news, MONSTROSITY will ...

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KORN Releases 'Family Values' CD And DVD

Launch Radio Networks reports: KORN leads the list of bands appearing on the "Family Values Tour 2006" CD and DVD, which arrived in stores yesterday (Tuesday, December 26). Both feature live tracks from all the acts on this past summer's tour, including DEFTONES, STONE SOUR, FLYLEAF, 10 YEARS and the headliners. KORN singer Jonathan Davis ...

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DEFEATED SANITY: New Album Details Revealed

U.K.-based label Grindethic Records has set a February 2007 release date for the long-awaited sophomore album from German death metallers DEFEATED SANITY, entitled "Psalms of the Moribund". According to a press release, "Psalms of the Moribund" contains "the band's heaviest material yet and adds more brutal slamming elements and progressive compositions into the mix of ...

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