March 2010 - Blabbermouth Archive

THE SECRET Signs With SOUTHERN LORD

Italy's THE SECRET has inked a deal with Southern Lord Recordings. The band will enter Godcity Studio in Salem, Massachusetts in April with producer Kurt Ballou to being recording its new album, "Solve et Coagula", which is described in a press release as "[THE SECRET's] sonic interpretation of a total loss of faith in social ...

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GLORIOR BELLI Recruits New Drummer

French black metallers GLORIOR BELLI have recruited drummer G. (FROSTMOON ECLIPSE, DEATHROW, MACABRE OMEN) to lay down the tracks on the band's new record, "The Full Intrepid Experience of Light", to be released later this year. GLORIOR BELLI recently uploaded a new video clip and sample taken from "The Full Intrepid Experience Of Light". The ...

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Drummer MATT C. Explains 'Split' With MYSTIC PROPHECY

Drummer Matt C. has commented on his recent departure from the German/Greek metal band MYSTIC PROPHECY, with whom he played on a recent European tour with STRATOVARIUS. He said, "First of all, many thanks for all the kind words I've recieved since the MYSTIC PROPHECY tour, I had a great time touring with the MYSTIC ...

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OVERKILL Confirmed For Germany's WACKEN OPEN AIR Festival

New Jersey thrash metal veterans OVERKILL have been confirmed for this year's edition of the Wacken Open Air festival, set to take place August 5-7, 2010 in Wacken, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: 1349 ALICE COOPER ARCH ENEMY AMORPHIS ATROCITY BROILERS CALIBAN CANDLEMASS CANNIBAL CORPSE CORVUS CORAX CRUCIFIED BARBARA DEBAUCHERY DEGRADEAD ...

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DARK TRANQUILLITY Confirmed For Germany's DONG OPEN AIR

Swedish melodic death metallers DARK TRANQUILLITY have been confirmed for the 10th-anniversary edition of the Dong Open Air festival, set to take place July 23-24, 2010 in Neukirchen-Vluyn (near Krefeld), Germany. The complete festival billing is as follows: ADORNED BROOD ALL WE HATE BLOOD RED ANGEL CHAINHEART DARK AGE DARK TRANQUILLITY DEBAUCHERY DIE APOKALYPTISCHEN REITER ...

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DEW-SCENTED Confirmed For Holland's ELSROCK Festival

German thrashers DEW-SCENTED have been confirmed for this year's edition of the Elsrock festival, set to take place August 28, 2010 in Rijssen, Netherlands. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: AGNOSTIC FRONT DEW-SCENTED DREAM EVIL HAIL OF BULLETS LIZZY BORDEN NAPALM DEATH ONSLAUGHT PESTILENCE STATE:CHAOS THE LUCIFER PRINCIPLE For more information, visit

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BLACK LABEL SOCIETY Pulls Out Of NORWAY ROCK Festival

BLACK LABEL SOCIETY has cancelled its appearance at this year's Norway Rock festival — set to take place July 7-11, 2010 in Kvinesdal, Norway — in order to take part in a "major U.S. tour" during the same period. Norway Rock festival billing is now as follows: TWISTED SISTER MEGADETH IMMORTAL QUEENSRŸCHE AIRBOURNE EPICA GAMMA ...

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