February 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

NACHTMYSTIUM: New Mini-CD To Be Released Before Upcoming Full-Length

"Worldfall", the new mini-CD from the Chicago-area psychedelic black metal group NACHTMYSTIUM, will be released as a precursor to the band's upcoming full-length, and will only be available direct from Century Media as well as iTunes. Then in June, NACHTMYSTIUM will release the massively anticipated new full-length entitled "Assassins: Black Meddle Part I". The album ...

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LAMB OF GOD, KILLSWITCH ENGAGE To Guest On 'Talking Metal On Fuse'

In the latest "Talking Metal" podcast, hosts Mark Strigl and John Ostronomy discuss the next episode of "Talking Metal On Fuse" which features LAMB OF GOD, KILLSWITCH ENGAGE and a "Talking Metal On Fuse" jam with EXODUS. The episode will premiere tonight, February 29 at midnight EST/9 p.m. PST. Additional podcast topics include ANTHRAX's Scott ...

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TWISTED SISTER: Calgary Date Announced

TWISTED SISTER has scheduled the following dates: May 10 - [to be announced] - Bulgaria Jun. 15 - Arrow Rock Festival - Nijmegen, Holland Jul. 13 - Snatch Rock & Roll Lounge - Calgary, AB Aug. 09 - [to be announced] - Finland Aug. 15 - [to be announced] - Norway Sep. 13 – [to ...

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CROWNING GLORY Confirmed For UK's BLOODSTOCK OPEN AIR

UK metal outfit CROWNING GLORY has been confirmed for this year's Bloodstock Open Air festival, set to take place August 15-17, 2008 at Catton Hall in Derbyshire, England. The band will open the main stage on Sunday, August 17. The festival billing is now shaping up as follows: AS I LAY DYING AT THE GATES ...

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AEON Officially Welcomes Back Drummer NILS FJELLSTRÖM

Swedish metallers AEON have issued the following update: "It feels like its time to make up our minds about our drummer situation. We have now decided to give Nils [Fjellström] a real second chance. We have been playing together with him for about seven weeks now since he got back home and he is showing ...

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AUTUMN Announces New Singer

Holland's AUTUMN has announced the addition of singer Marjan Welman to the group's ranks. She replaces Nienke de Jong, who recently announced her departure from the band. Within the Dutch rock scene, Marjan is considered to be a promising talent with her warm voice and perfect timing. Her recent vocal contribution on the AYREON album ...

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