June 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

ANTHRAX: Four New Tracks Previewed

U.K.'s Metal Hammer magazine heard four tracks ("Burn The Past", "Earth On Hell", "New Noise" and "Bleed") from the forthcoming ANTHRAX record, "Worship Music", and has posted a short review at this location. Dave Fortman, a member of UGLY KID JOE, who has also worked with artists such as MUDVAYNE, EVANESCENCE, and SLIPKNOT, ...

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GLEN ALVELAIS' LD/50 Releases Teaser Sampler

LD/50, the new project led by Glen Alvelais (FORBIDDEN, TESTAMENT, TENET), has uploaded a teaser sampler on the band's MySpace page. LD/50 is: Glen Alvelais (FORBIDDEN, TESTAMENT, TENET) - Guitar Clark Brown (GEEZER) - Vocals Jeremy Colson (STEVE VAI, MARTY FRIEDMAN) - Drums Commented Glen: "Right now I am in the process of ...

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DAATH Cancels European Summer Festival Appearances

Atlanta-based quintet DAATH has been forced to cancel its previously announced summer festival appearances. Commented guitarist Eyal Levi: "These fests were booked so far apart with no gigs in between that there was no way we could financially afford to stay in Europe all that time without resorting to either begging for change or selling ...

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Minnesota's MOONDANCE JAM: Complete Details Revealed

The Moondance Jam, Minnesota's pre-eminent classic rock festival, has announced the final lineup for this year's Jam. 15 bands, including headliners JOURNEY, JUDAS PRIEST and YES, will all appear at the festival, slated for July 15-18 at the festival grounds in Walker, Minnesota. Tickets are available now at www.moondancejam.com or by calling 1-877-MOONJAM. The festival ...

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MERAUDER: 'God Is I' Trailer Available

A trailer for MERAUDER's new album, "God Is I", can be viewed below. The CD is scheduled for release on June 19 via Sweden's Regain Records. Vocalist Jorge Rosado says, "This is one of the most important and brutal records we've ever worked on and it's all worth it!!!" According to a press release, "God ...

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FORBIDDEN: Pacifica Photos Posted Online

Photos of the May 22, 2009 concert by reactivated San Francisco Bay Area metallers FORBIDDEN at the Octopus Lounge in Pacifica, California can be found at this location (all photos by Alan Ralph). FORBIDDEN is performing its 1990 album "Twisted Into Form" in its entirety on the band's current European tour. Guitarist Craig ...

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