April 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

NEAERA: CD-Release Concert To Be Filmed

German extreme metal outfit NEAERA will have its May 29 CD-release concert at Sputnikhalle in Münster, Germany professionally filmed for possible release. Commented the band: "We will publish the material later as live clips through our MySpace site and our homepage. It's also possible that we release a full-length video of the show, so make ...

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SAVATAGE, METAL CHURCH Members Join Forces In MACHINES OF GRACE

MACHINES OF GRACE, the new band featuring drummer Jeff Plate (TRANS-SIBERIAN ORCHESTRA, SAVATAGE, METAL CHURCH), lead singer Zak Stevens (CIRCLE II CIRCLE, SAVATAGE), guitarist Matt Leff (guitar) and bassist Chris Rapoza (bass), will release its self-titled debut this summer. "It's just a pure, solid melodic rock sound," Stevens says about the project. "It has infectious ...

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FAITH NO MORE Confirmed For Denmark's ROSKILDE FESTIVAL

Influential '90s alt-metal band FAITH NO MORE has been confirmed for this year's Roskilde Festival, set to take place July 2-5, 2009 in Roskilde, Denmark. Also scheduled to appear are NINE INCH NAILS, SLIPKNOT, DOWN, VOLBEAT, CANCER BATS, DARKANE, DAWN OF DEMISE, GOJIRA, ISIS and SATYRICON, among many others. FAITH NO MORE will release "The ...

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MASTER Signs With PULVERISED RECORDS

Pulverised Records has announced the signing of the legendary death metal band MASTER. Commented Pulverised A&R manager Calvin: "MASTER was and is still truly an influential band and I would daringly assume that a lot of the early extreme metal bands were somehow influenced by MASTER, but [their influence] was probably never open and admitted ...

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SENATE: New EP Details Revealed

Canadian metallers SENATE have issued the following update: "We're stoked to give you the official news regarding the [new SENATE] EP! Set to drop this summer, this demonic precursor to the full-length will be titled 'In The Kingdom Of Gods' and will contain four new tunes: 'Grailblazer', 'The Whore', 'Gods And Alcoholics' and 'Sympathy For ...

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CHIMAIRA Is 'Excited' About Being Part Of 'Guitar Hero' Game

"On Broken Glass", one of the songs from CHIMAIRA's new album, "The Infection", will be available as a downloadable track for Guitar Hero World Tour. The tune will be released on May 7 as part of the Ferret Music/Metal Blade Track Pack, which also contains THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA's "Dez Moines" and UNEARTH's "Grave of ...

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BODY OF SCARS: New Album Title, Track Listing Revealed

BODY OF SCARS, the Phoenix, Arizona-based band featuring JAG PANZER drummer Rikard Stjernquist and former 40 GRIT vocalist/guitarist James Santiago, has set "BOS-DOS" as the title of its second album, tentatively due in September. According to the group, the CD "will have 15 songs and is around 67 minutes long. We are very excited for ...

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ENDSTILLE Drummer's Side Project To Release Debut

OVERDRIVE SENSATION, the side project of ENDSTILLE drummer Mayhemic Destructor, will release its self-titled debut album on May 15 via Rude Records. According to the band, the CD contains "10 tracks of dirty old-school blues/boogie rock 'n' roll in the vein of the golden age of rock'n'roll (1955-1975). The music is a homage to the ...

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