December 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

MAZE OF TORMENT: 'Hidden Cruelty' Details Unveiled

Swedish death metal band MAZE OF TORMENT has finalized the track listing for its sixth album, "Hidden Cruelty", due in early 2007 via Black Lodge Records. The follow-up to 2005's "Hammers of Mayhem" was recorded in September 2006 with producer Berno Paulsson at Berno Studios (THE HAUNTED, DEFLESHED) in Malmö, Sweden. "Hidden Cruelty" track listing: ...

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EWIGKEIT Mainman: 'I'm Sick Of The Way The Whole Arse-Kissing Music Industry Works'

Mainman James Fogarty of the English experimental metal project EWIGKEIT has reportedly severed all ties with the music industry by burning all record contracts (a total of five), and has systematically burnt the "rule book" and reclaimed intellectual copyright over all previous recorded music. After mutually agreed separation from Earache Records (who released EWIGKEIT's "Radio ...

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SICKENING HORROR Featuring NILE Drummer: Greek Date Announced

SICKENING HORROR, the Greek band featuring NILE drummer George Kollias, will appear at club Ston Aera in Athens, Greece on January 6, 2007. Also scheduled to perform are KICKSTART and TUXEDO CLOWN. The show starts at 20:30. SICKENING HORROR recently signed a multi-album deal with Neurotic Records. The group's debut album, entitled "When Landscapes Bled ...

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GOD AMONG INSECTS Announces Swedish Dates

GOD AMONG INSECTS, the Swedish "old-school" death metal band featuring vocalist Emperor Magus Caligula (DARK FUNERAL), guitarist Lord K (a.k.a. Kenth Philipson) (THE PROJECT HATE), bassist Tomas Elofsson (SANCTIFICATION) and drummer Tobias Gustafsson (VOMITORY), has scheduled three shows in Sweden in late February/early March. Tentative dates are as follows: Feb. 24 - Alingsås, SWE @ ...

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MORTIIS Completes Work On 'Thrall' Ambient/Atmos Piece

Norwegian eccentric artist MORTIIS has issued the following update: "[I] just finished another ambient/atmos piece. It was the last piece that didn't make the deadline for the 'Broken' film [Adam Mason's ultra-violent horror film whose soundtrack Mortiis contributed to], so it's in that vein sonically and atmospherically. I called it 'Thrall', in the spirit of ...

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DETONATION: U.K. Dates Announced

Dutch melodic death/thrashers DETONATION will embark on a nine-date U.K. tour in April/May 2007. Tentative dates are as follows: Apr. 27 - The Attic, Rushden Apr. 28 - TBA Apr. 29 - the Railway Inn, Winchester Apr. 30 - Finns, Weymouth May 01 - The Cavern, Exeter May 02 - Sanctuary Music Venue @ Tom's, ...

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