February 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

MASTODON, ANDREW W.K. Feel The 'Hunger Force'

According to Billboard.com, MASTODON and ANDREW W.K. are among the acts that have been tapped for the soundtrack to the upcoming Adult Swim film, "Aqua Teen Hunger Force Colon Movie Film for Theaters". Slated for an April 13 release via Williams Street, the compilation will feature sound bites from the movie, plus a ...

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OVERKILL: More U.S. Dates Announced

OVERKILL has scheduled the following U.S. dates in October: Oct. 04 - Hartford, CT @ Webster Theater Oct. 05 - Allentown, PA @ Crocodile Rock Cafe Oct. 06 - Sayerville, NJ @ Starland Ballroom Oct. 11 - Covington, KY @ The Mad Hatter Oct. 12 - Columbus, OH @ Al Rosa Villa Oct. 13 - ...

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DEICIDE Guitarist Schedules Mexican Clinics

DEICIDE guitarist Ralph Santolla will be conducting two clinics at El Mural in Torreon, Mexico on March 5-6. Both clinics are scheduled to begin at 7:00 p.m. Following up the blistering release of 2006's "The Stench of Redemption", you can now download DEICIDE's exclusive "Doomsday L.A. Live EP" on iTunes. This formidable download includes three ...

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Label Withdraws DEEP PURPLE Live Album

Reuters reports that Sony BMG has withdrawn a DEEP PURPLE album after complaints from lead singer Ian Gillan that it had been released without his knowledge, a spokesman for the label said on Tuesday. He said the company had distributed about 2,000 copies of the recording of the rock band's live concert in ...

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TRIVIUM Guitarist Comments On ANNIHILATOR Guest Appearance

TRIVIUM guitarist Corey Beaulieu has commented on his guest appearance on the new ANNIHILATOR album, "Metal", due in Europe on April 16 via SPV Records. "Metal"'s ten new tracks were recorded by Jeff Waters (guitar, bass and lead vocals on one song), drum legend Mike Mangini and Dave Padden (longtime vocalist and touring guitarist/vocalist). "Metal" ...

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DOWNLORD: Video For 'Wake Up & Smell The Species' Posted Online

DOWNLORD, the Danish death metal band featuring ex-BOLT THROWER/BENEDICTION vocalist Dave Ingram and former members of INIQUITY, DAEMON, and SUPERFICIAL, has posted the video for their second single, "Wake Up & Smell the Species", off their debut album, "Random Dictionary of the Damned", which was released worldwide by Open Grave Records in late January. The ...

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HEAVEN AND HELL Schedules 'Rockline' Appearance

HEAVEN AND HELL — the band made up of BLACK SABBATH guitarist Tony Iommi and bassist Geezer Butler, singer Ronnie James Dio, and drummer Vinny Appice (BLACK SABBATH, DIO) — will be the featured guests on the nationally syndicated radio show "Rockline" airing Wednesday, April 11. The live show begins at 8:30 p.m. PT / ...

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DARKEST HOUR Checks In From Recording Studio

Washington D.C.-based metallers DARKEST HOUR have issued the following update: "In case you haven't heard, we are in Vancouver right now laying down tracks for the new record. We're really stoked with how things are coming along and we can't wait to get this finished up right so you can hear it. While we're here ...

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