December 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

GERM BOMB's 'Filthy Rock And Roll'

GERM BOMB, the new Swedish band featuring former members of HATHOR, entered Grand Recordings in Gothenburg in September 2009 to record "nine filthy rock and roll songs with an added edge of heavy and dark influences." They are currently looking for a suitable label to release the material. Hampus Kuylenstierna (vocals, guitar, bass) and Pierre ...

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RISE OF CALIGULA To Release Two Digital-Only EPs

California-based grindcore outfit RISE OF CALIGULA will self-release two separate, digital-only EPs early next year. The first EP, entitled "Mother Inferior", will be recorded in February with Jack Shirley (COMADRE, BROADWAY CALLS), while the second, as-yet-untitled effort will follow in April. RISE OF CALIGULA is: Gary Bettencourt: Guitar Robert Morey: Guitar Kerry McCoy: Bass guitar/Vocals ...

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TWISTED SISTER Confirmed For Germany's BANG YOUR HEAD!!! Festival

TWISTED SISTER has been confirmed for next year's Bang Your Head!!! festival, set to take place July 16-17, 2010 in Balingen, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: ANVIL BULLET DORO ENFORCER JAG PANZER KROKUS JON OLIVA'S PAIN LOUDNESS QUEENSRŸCHE RATT SABATON TWISTED SISTER More acts will be announced soon. For more information, ...

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Graphic Illustrator Talks To WMMR Radio Station About PANTERA Commemorative Issue Of REVOLVER

To coincide with the release of Revolver magazine's PANTERA/"Vulgar Display Of Power" commemorative issue — with cover artwork by award-winning graphic illustrator Tim Bradstreet — Philadelphia rock station WMMR interviewed Bradstreet about drawing the cover. Listen to the chat at this location. Revolver magazine's PANTERA/"Vulgar Display Of Power" commemorative issue is available on ...

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DE PROFUNDIS: 'A Bleak Reflection' Trailer Posted Online

London, U.K.-based progressive extreme metal band DE PROFUNDIS will release its second album, "A Bleak Reflection", on February 1, 2010 via Kolony Records. The CD was recorded in June/July 2009 with producer Fernando Pereira Lopes (MISANTHROPE, ORAKLE) and was mastered by Tim Turan (EMPEROR, OPETH, MOTÖRHEAD). "A Bleak Reflection" will come with a 12-page booklet, ...

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