April 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

DARK TRANQUILLITY Bassist Diagnosed With Type 2 Diabetes

Bassist Michael Nicklassonn from Swedish melodic death metallers DARK TRANQUILLITY has posted the following message on the band's web site: "I've gotten some mails and questions concerning my health during this tour from fans that are worried about my weight loss and my numbness. The thing is that I just got diagnosed with type 2 ...

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CANDLEMASS Joined By OPETH, Ex-BLACK SABBATH Members At Anniversary Gig; Video Available

Legendary Swedish doomsters CANDLEMASS celebrated their 20th anniversary with a huge party at Stockholm's Kolingsborg last night (Saturday, March 31). CANDLEMASS performed with no less than seven (!) different vocalists — including the band's former singers Johan Langquist and Tomas Vikström, plus the group's latest addition, Robert Lowe of SOLITUDE AETURNUS. The complete list of ...

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BLINDSIDE Announces European Tour Dates With AFI, LINKIN PARK

Sweden's BLINDSIDE has issued the following update: "First off we'd like to announce that BLINDSIDE is currently in the studio recording new music and will have this material out within a not-too-distant future. We will have all the details for you in the next newsletter. "Now what better way of celebrating springtime than to do ...

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MASTODON: European Tour Dates Announced

Progressive metal quartet MASTODON has lined up the following European dates during June/July: June 08 - GER, Ludwigshafen Sudweststadion June 10 - ENG, Donington Park Download June 12 - SWI, Zurich Rohstofflager (Mastodon headline show) June 14 - ITA, Venice Heineken Jammin` Festival June 15 - AUT, Nickelsdorf Novarock June 16 - HOL, Zwolle Fields ...

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ADEMA To Begin Recording New Album Next Week

ADEMA bassist Dave DeRoo has issued the following update: "ADEMA is officially a part of the Immortal Records family! I wanna give a shout out to Happy Walters, Jamie Talbot, and everyone at Immortal. We look forward to working with you guys, and being with a label that 'gets it.' "We have been writing songs ...

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DEMONICAL To Support GRAVE In Sweden, Norway

DEMONICAL, the new Swedish death metal band featuring past and present members from CENTINEX, GRAVE, REGURGITATE, INTERMENT, AMARAN, WORLD BELOW and DELLAMORTE, will celebrate the release of its debut album, "Servants of the Unlight", by supporting for Swedish death masters GRAVE on two shows in Sweden and Norway in late April. The dates are as ...

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