April 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

AMORAL: 'Reptile Ride' Artwork Unveiled

Finnish hard-rockin' and turbo-lovin' quintet AMORAL has posted the cover artwork for its upcoming album, "Reptile Ride", at this location (artwork created by Aki Siltala). Spikefarm Records has set a June 6 release date for the Internet-only single from AMORAL, "Leave Your Dead Behind". The bonus track for this release will be a ...

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TOM MORELLO, ZACK DE LA ROCHA: Video Of Rally Performance Available

Tom Morello and Zack De La Rocha, the guitarist and singer, respectively, of RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE, took to the stage together for the first time in nearly seven years in Chicago on April 14, 2007. Their appearance was part of a demonstration and rally-turned-celebration for the Coalition of Immokalee Workers, an organization of immigrant ...

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NEUROSIS: 'Given To The Rising' Artwork Revealed

Long-running Oakland, California-based industrial/alternative/metal pioneers NEUROSIS have posted the cover artwork for their upcoming album, "Given to the Rising", at this location. The band began recording the effort in December at Electrical Audio studio in Chicago with producer Steve Albini. "[We are] forging some strange, noisy psychedelic territory that is pretty disturbing," guitarist ...

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GUNS N' ROSES Sued in Jersey

TMZ.com has obtained a lawsuit filed in a New Jersey court against the members of GUNS N' ROSES, claiming they have not paid the logistics company hired for their 2006 tour. Starlift Logistics alleges they were hired to provide transportation and touring services for the band by Black Frog Touring and LL Management ...

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Ex-MISFITS Singer MICHALE GRAVES Cancels Tour

Former MISFITS vocalist Michale Graves has cancelled his previously announced "Revelations" tour. Any and all promoters affected by this are being asked to contact graves.michale@gmail.com. Graves has just re-released his "Web of Dharma" album which was originally recorded in 2001, with all-new artwork, lyrics and exclusive wallpaper from art used for the upcoming tour. "Web ...

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OBSCURA Adds Second Guitarist

German death metal band OBSCURA has announced the addition of second guitarist Johannes Rennig (PROFANITY). "It was a very hard decision to make," the group writes on its web site. "We are looking forward to the upcoming festivals and the recording mode of the new album in August this year." OBSCURA's upcoming CD will be ...

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OCTOBER FILE Announces New Drummer

U.K. hardcore act OCTOBER FILE has announced the addition of drummer John Watt. The band is currently working on material for its new album, entitled "Holy Armour from the Jaws of God". The follow-up to last year's "Hallowed be thy Army" EP may include a special guest appearance on vocals by KILLING JOKE's Jaz Coleman ...

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DENIAL FIEND Cancels European Dates

DENIAL FIEND, the Tampa, Florida-based band featuring Terry Butler (SIX FEET UNDER, ex-MASSACRE, DEATH), Kam Lee (ex-MASSACRE, DEATH), Curt Beeson (NASTY SAVAGE, LOWBROW) and Sam Williams (DOWN BY LAW, PSEUDO HEROES), has issued the following update: "Due to unforeseen legal matters which resulted in a member [reportedly Kam Lee] not being able to get his ...

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