April 2006 - Blabbermouth Archive

CLOUDSCAPE Set Release Date For Sophomore Album

Swedish metallers CLOUDSCAPE will release their sophomore album, "Crimson Skies", in Europe on June 3 via Metal Heaven. Japanese and U.S. release dates for the CD have yet to be announced. "Crimson Skies" was recorded at RoastingHouse studio in Malmö with producers Anders "Theo" Theander and Pontus Lindmark. Artwork for the album is being handled ...

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CHILDREN OF BODOM: Audio Interview With ALEXI LAIHO Posted Online

TalkingMetal.com has posted episode 54 of their "Talking Metal" podcast. The episode features a 10-minute interview hosts Mark Strigl and John Ostronomy conducted with guitarist/vocalist Alexi Laiho of CHILDREN OF BODOM. Interview topics include Alexi's new ESP signature model guitar, Randy Rhoads, and Tokyo's Dokken Bar. Additional podcast topics include W.A.S.P., MASTERY, IF HOPE DIES, ...

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MERENDINE ATOMICHE: 'Raw' Cover Artwork, Release Date Revealed

Italy's MERENDINE ATOMICHE will release their new album, "Raw", in Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Benelux on May 19 via Mausoleum Records. The official release dates for the rest of the European countries will be announced soon. A CD-release party will be held on May 27 at Ricky's Pub in Villa del Conte, Italy. "Raw" (view ...

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LIZZY BORDEN: Tour Dates Announced

Reactivated Eighties heavy metal band LIZZY BORDEN have announced the following dates in early May: May 05 - Empire Ballroom - Las Vegas, Nevada May 06 - Iliff Park Saloon - Aurora, CO May 07 - The White Buffalo - Loveland, CO A West Coast run with another notoriously theatrical band will be announced soon. ...

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India's 'Most Extreme' Bands Team Up for RESURRECTION 5 Festival

Several of the "best, most brutal, and most extreme" bands from India will be teaming up for the Resurrection 5 festival, set to take place April 9 at the Razzberry Rhinoceros (inside Juhu Hotel) in Juhu Beach, India. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: COSMIC INFUSION (symphonic black metal; Mumbai) EXHUMATION (brutal death ...

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