February 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

DYING FETUS: Films New Video, Unveils Media Player

DYING FETUS recently shot the first music video, for the track "Homicidal Retribution", from their upcoming album "War of Attrition". The video was lensed by director Frankie Nasso (MUDVAYNE, HATEBREED, ALL THAT REMAINS) and producer Kim Resteghini for Raging Nation Films (TRIVIUM, SHADOWS FALL, THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN, UNEARTH) at Philadelphia's historic Eastern State Penitentiary. ...

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MEGADETH Frontman Prepares To Hit The Road

MEGADETH mainman Dave Mustaine has posted the following message in the "Forums" section of the band's official web site: "I am back on solid ground in my little house in San Diego Co. after a long and very bizarre promotional trip to London, Paris, and Cologne. The verdict is in and Caesar sez: "Besides the ...

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KORN, LAMB OF GOD, DIMMU BORGIR Members Comment On DOWNLOAD Festival

Members of KORN, LAMB OF GOD, DIMMU BORGIR, DRAGONFORCE and DEVILDRIVER have spoken to Kerrang magazine about their upcoming participation in the Download festival, set to take place June 8-10 at Donington Park, Leicestershire, England. KORN's performance at last year's Download festival was overshadowed by the illness of vocalist Jonathan Davis, who was rushed to ...

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MEGADETH: New Song 'Sleepwalker' Posted Online

A brand new MEGADETH track, entitled "Sleepwalker", is available for listening at the band's official MySpace page. [UPDATE: The song has just been removed from the site.] "Sleepwalker" comes off MEGADETH's new album, "United Abominations", due on May 15 via Roadrunner Records. The CD was mixed at Backstage Studios in Derbyshire, England by ...

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BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE: U.S. Tour Dates Announced

Welsh metalcore act BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE has lined up the following U.S. tour dates: Mar. 30 - Tucson, AZ @ Rialto Theatre Mar. 31 - Las Vegas, NV @ Sesert Breeze Pk. (Extreme Radio) Apr. 02 - Tempe, AZ @ Marquee Theatre Apr. 05 - Salt Lake City, UT @ Avalon Theatre Apr. 07 ...

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RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE Guitarist Playing Solo Shows

Launch Radio Networks reports: RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE and AUDIOSLAVE guitarist Tom Morello will play several solo shows as the NIGHTWATCHMAN this spring to promote his debut album, "One Man Revolution". One of his performances, at the Coachella festival, will be in conjunction with a headlining appearance by the reunited RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE. Among ...

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AMORPHIS Finishes Recording New CD

AMORPHIS guitarist Esa Holopainen guitarist has issued the following update: "It's national celebration day. AMORPHIS has finished new album recordings and also today is the day of Kalevala. With the help of old and wise Väinämöinen, skilled smith Ilmarinen, adventurer-warrior Lemminkäinen, Louhi; the female ruler of Pohjola and the tragic hero Kullervo AMORPHIS aheads to ...

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KORN Recruits Former SEVENDUST Guitarist

Launch Radio Networks reports: KORN has recruited guitarist Clint Lowery, formerly of SEVENDUST and more recently with DARK NEW DAY, as the band's touring guitarist for 2007. The group had previously enlisted ex-OTEP axeman Rob Patterson for most of its live dates last year, but guitarist James "Munky" Shaffer said it was time to make ...

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