May 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

SEPULTURA: Guitar Tracks For New Album Completed

Brazilian thrashers SEPULTURA entered the studio earlier in the month to begin recording their new album, which is based on the Anthony Burgess novel "A Clockwork Orange" (later turned into the classic film by Stanley Kubrick). According to a posting on the band's official web site, Andreas Kisser has finished recording all the guitar tracks ...

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THIS ENDING: New Album Update

THIS ENDING, the Stockholm, Sweden-based band formerly known as THE PLAGUE (before they were forced to change their name for legal reasons), recently entered Offbeat Studio with guitarist Linus Nirbrant at the helm to begin recording its sophomore album, "Dead Harvest", for a late 2008 release. Songtitles set to appear on the CD include "Dead ...

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Former SLAYER/TESTAMENT Drummer Offering Lessons In Solana Beach

Former TESTAMENT/SLAYER and current PUSHED drummer Jon Dette is now offering private drum lessons at Rhythm House Music in Solana Beach, California. For more information, contact Rhythm House directly at (858) 481-3069. Ask for Gary. PUSHED recently completed work on its new demo containing the following tracks: 01. 300 (aka The Great Impossible) 02. Red ...

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SCARS ON BROADWAY: More European Dates Announced

SCARS ON BROADWAY, the new band from SYSTEM OF A DOWN guitarist Daron Malakian and drummer John Dolmayan, has announced four European club dates that will take place in July. The group's European schedule is now shaping up as follows: Jun. 27 - Luxor - Cologne, GER Jun. 28 - Kato - Berlin, GER Jul. ...

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MOTRHEAD: New Album Title Announced

Legendary hard rock band MOTRHEAD has set "Motrizer" as the title of its new album, due before the end of the year via SPV Records. The follow-up to 2006's "Kiss of Death" is being recorded at FOO FIGHTERS frontman/ex-NIRVANA drummer Dave Grohl's Studio 606 in Northridge, California. "Kiss of Death" entered the national album charts ...

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LINKIN PARK: New Video To Premiere Next Week

LINKIN PARK's next single off their double-platinum-selling "Minutes to Midnight" album will be "Leave Out All The Rest". The group recently shot a video for the song, which was directed by band DJ Joseph Hahn and will premiere Monday, June 2. According to LINKIN PARK, the clip is "out of this world!" A preview photo ...

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BLOODSIMPLE Drops Off SEVENDUST Tour

BLOODSIMPLE bassist Kyle Sanders has issued the following update: "Due to circumstances out of our control, BLOODSIMPLE IS NOT on Rockfest in Kansas City June 7th, and we are not on tour with SEVENDUST. We apologize to all fans who planned on hanging out with us and we are deeply sorry to all in the ...

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KORN To Enter Studio In November

KORN is scheduled to enter the studio in November with producer Ross Robinson, the man behind the group's self-titled 1994 debut and 1996's sophomore effort, "Life is Peachy", to begin recording its new album. An early 2009 release is expected. A new 26-minute audio interview with KORN frontman Jonathan Davis in which he talks about ...

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