December 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

MOB RULES Continuing Work On New Material

German metallers MOB RULES have issued the following update: "The band continues to work on the new (already sixth) album. No album title is confirmed yet, but a 'hint' to the previous album 'Ethnolution A.D.' is likely... The main part of songs is already composed, also the band has started to record the first songs ...

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ANNEKE VAN GIERSBERGEN's AGUA DE ANNIQUE Schedules More Dates

AGUA DE ANNIQUE, the band led by former THE GATHERING singer Anneke van Giersbergen, has scheduled the following dates: Feb. 12 - Melkweg - Amsterdam, Netherlands (semi-acoustic with special guests) Feb. 13 - Oosterpoort - Groningen, Netherlands (semi-acoustic with special guests) Feb. 20 - Eightball Club - Thessaloníki - Greece Feb. 21 - Club Stage ...

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Former VISIONS OF ATLANTIS Singer To Guest On ADYTA EP

Former VISIONS OF ATLANTIS singer Melissa Ferlaak has issued the following update: "Joakim Severinsen, mastermind of a new project called ADYTA from Norway, has asked me to contribute to his upcoming EP. The music is fantastic and I implore you to watch for that. You can check out some preliminary samples at their

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STATIC-X Frontman To Guest On MY EVOLUTION Album

Wayne Static of STATIC-X has contributed guest vocals to the song "So Happy" from the Los Angeles-based alternative rock band MY EVOLUTION. The track will be mixed in the next few weeks and will be the first single from MY EVOLUTION's upcoming CD, entitled "Real Life", due out in February 2009. A teaser video documenting ...

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CRYSTALIC: Video Footage From The Studio Posted Online

Finnish melodic death metallers CRYSTALIC entered D-Studio in Klaukkala, Finland on December 19, 2008 to begin recording the drums for their second full-length album. Video footage from some of the initial sessions can be viewed below. The rest of the instruments and vocals will be recorded at Deaf Ear Music with Matti Auerkallio at the ...

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STAIND Singer Gearing Up For Solo Tour, Album

The Pulse of Radio reports: STAIND frontman Aaron Lewis is getting ready to hit the road for his annual post-holiday solo acoustic tour, which starts on Friday (January 2) in the Green Valley Ranch resort in Henderson, Nevada. Following that and some more touring with STAIND, Lewis hopes to begin recording his first solo album ...

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DOUBLE DRAGON Begins Work On New Album

Australia's DOUBLE DRAGON has commenced work on the follow-up to its debut album, "Devastator". Having spent this year touring Australia as a headline act and touring as main support for SOILWORK, CARCASS and THE HAUNTED, DOUBLE DRAGON has decided the best thing to do to "keep the ball moving" is to not waste any time ...

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