March 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

SONS OF SEASONS: Footage From The Studio Posted Online

SONS OF SEASONS — the new progressive/symphonic metal band led by keyboardist/guitarist Oliver Palotai (KAMELOT, DORO) — has posted behind-the-scenes footage (see below) from the making of the group's debut album, "Gods Of Vermin". "Gods Of Vermin" will be released via Napalm Records on the following dates: Apr. 29 - Finland, Spain Apr. 30 - ...

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SHAKRA: 'Why' Video Available

Swiss hard rockers SHAKRA will release their new album, "Everest", on April 17 via AFM Records. In addition to the regular CD, a limited digipack with bonus material will be made available. "Everest" track listing: 01. Ashes To Ashes (3:51) 02. Love & Pain (3:19) 03. Let Me Lie My Life To You (3:38) 04. ...

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SEVENTH VOID To Support STATIC-X

SEVENTH VOID, the new band formed by TYPE O NEGATIVE guitarist Kenny Hickey and drummer Johnny Kelly, will support STATIC-X on the following shows in May: May 11 - Expo Park - Great Falls, Montana May 13 - The Rock - Maplewood, Minnesota May 14 - Eagle’s Club - Milwaukee, Wisconsin May 15 - Piere's ...

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OVERKILL Taps PETER TÄGTGREN For New Album Mix

Veteran New Jersey thrashers OVERKILL have tapped PAIN/HYPOCRISY mainman Peter Tägtgren to mix their new album in August. OVERKILL bassist D.D. Verni has been locked in the studio putting together what will be the band's 25th anniversary release. The group is still talking with different labels, but plans are to make the new CD available ...

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GLORIOR BELLI: New Song Available For Streaming

Paris, France-based black metallers GLORIOR BELLI are streaming a new song, "In Every Grief-Stricken Blues", at MetalKult.com. The track comes off the band's third full-length album, "Meet Us Of The Southern Sign", which will be released in North America on June 2 via Candlelight Records. The CD, which was recorded over a three-week ...

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DEATH ANGEL Guitarist Joins SCARECROW

After last year's departure of original guitarist/singer Matt Harvey, San Francisco thrashers SCARECROW have recruited the talents of Ted Aguilar (DEATH ANGEL) on guitar and ex-HATCHET frontman Marcus Kirchen on vocals. The lineup is rounded out by original members Bud Burke (EXHUMED) on lead guitar, Will Carroll (OLD GRANDAD, VICIOUS RUMORS) on drums, and Damien ...

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EHNAHRE Announces Lineup Changes

EHNAHRE, the new band featuring several former members of KAYO DOT, will embark on a full European tour in April/May. The experimental death/doom group will perform as a quartet, having recently acquired jazz drummer extraordinaire andSemata Productions label head Ricardo Donoso. In addition to losing Tom Malone (drums), original guitarist Andrew Hock will no longer ...

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DEVILDRIVER To Perform At U.K.'s 'Metal Hammer Golden Gods'

Santa Barbara, California's DEVILDRIVER is the first confirmed band for this year's Metal Hammer Golden Gods ceremony, which is expected to take place in early June in London, England (exact date and venue to be announced). DEVILDRIVER will perform on the main stage of the annual awards bash, which is owned by Future's Metal Hammer ...

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