February 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

WITHERED Offers Recording Update

Atlanta's WITHERED has entered the studio to record the band's Prosthetic Records debut, "Folie Circulaire", with producer Phillip Cope (KYLESA, BARONESS, BLACK TUSK), which is tentatively scheduled for a summer release. "Everything is going very well," guitarist Mike Thompson says. "Phillip has a great ear and a great vision for this album. I think it ...

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ILL NINO Drummer: 'We Have A Tremendous Amount Of Artistic Freedom Now'

ILL NINO will release its highly anticipated fourth full-length album, titled "Enigma", in Europe on April 7 via Cement Shoes/Soulfood Music. "We have a tremendous amount of artistic freedom now," explains drummer Dave Chavarri of the band's new label home. "We're able to express ourselves without boundaries on 'Enigma'." And that new-found freedom is evident ...

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KORN Frontman Schedules More European Solo Dates

KORN frontman Jonathan Davis has scheduled the following solo tour dates: May 20 - Stodola, Warsaw, Poland May 21 - Postbahnhof, Berlin, Germany May 23 - Berns, Stockholm, Sweden May 26 - Kulturbolaget, Malmö, Sweden May 28 - Store Vega, Copenhagen, Denmark Jun. 01 - Bataclan, Paris, France Jun. 03 - Werk II, Leipzig, Germany ...

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'Hellbound Radio' To Focus On All Things TANK

This Sunday's edition of "Hellbound Radio" will focus on all things TANK. "Hellbound Radio" is the only weekly metal show in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. It can be heard each and every Sunday from 9 p.m. until midnight on CIOI FM, broadcasting live from Mohawk College. It can be listened to in the Hamilton, Ontario area ...

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MAGNACULT Schedules Dates With DEVILDRIVER

Dutch metallers MAGNACULT have scheduled the following dates: April 25 - The Rambler - Eindhoven (NL) April 28 - Die Werkstatt Koln (GER) (w/ DEVILDRIVER) April 29 - Le Trabendo Paris (FR) (w/ DEVILDRIVER) April 30 - Rockhal Club Luxembourg (LUX) (w/ DEVILDRIVER) MAGNACULT's debut album, "Synoré", was released last May via Rusty Cage Records. ...

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MASSEMORD Returns With Three-Way Split CD

After three years of silence, Norway's MASSEMORD is back with a new split CD, also featuring the bands THE FROST and VALDUR. The CD is 74 minutes long and is been available on BlackMetal.com Records. The complete track listing is as follows: MASSEMORD: 01. Intro 02. Stay Fucking Nekro 03. I Will Murder The World ...

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KORN: Lisbon Footage Posted Online

Hardsound TV has posted video footage of KORN performing the song "Right Now" Wednesday night (February 27) at the Pavilhão Atlântico in Lisbon, Portugal. Watch the clip below. The group's setlist was as follows: 01. Intro 02. Right Now 03. Love Song 04. Adidas 05. Starting Over 06. Hold On 07. Falling away ...

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More 1970s/80s Glam/Melodic Rock Memorabilia Being Auctioned On eBay

A large collection of vintage 1970-'80s-era glam and melodic rock items has surfaced on eBay. Included among the 75-plus lots are signed, vintage promotional posters, and CDs from fan-favorite bands such as KEEL, BLACK 'N BLUE, ANGEL, and WARLOCK/Doro Pesch, as well as more mainstream acts like Steve Perry/JOURNEY, TESLA, and QUEENSRŸCHE. Highlights include a ...

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PAIN Mainman Discusses German 'Tour Chaos'

The Local reports that Swedish metal band PAIN has had its second scare in the space of a week following a brutal assault in Leipzig last Friday. Still smarting from the vicious attack, which left three members needing treatment, the band hooked up with a new driver in Frankfurt before embarking on a ...

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