June 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

DISTURBED: Pro-Shot Footage From Sweden's METALTOWN Available

Göteborgs-Posten's GP TV has uploaded a short professionally filmed video clip of DISTURBED performing the song "Liberate" at this year's edition of the Metaltown festival on Friday, June 26 at Frihamnen in Gothenburg, Sweden. Watch it below. DISTURBED took out its biggest stage production in years on this spring's Music As A Weapon tour, which ...

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URN To Release 'Scribings Of A Forgotten' In July

American gothic/doom metallers URN have completed work on their third album, "Scribings of a Forgotten Soul", for a July 21 release via Rotting Corpse Records. The artwork was created by Corvis Nocturnum, who runs The Ninth Gate magazine, and the layout was designed by Connie Bergmann of DarkWind Studios. "Scribings of a Forgotten Soul" was ...

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SHADOWS FALL Bassist Discusses Upcoming Album

Steven Kowalski of Swigged! recently conducted an interview with bassist Paul Romanko of Massachusetts metallers SHADOWS FALL. A couple of excerpts from teh chat follow below. Swigged!: SHADOWS FALL is unique because you first started off by getting signed to Century Media, an independent label, then you moved to the major label Atlantic ...

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ANGBAND: New Album Title, Cover Art Revealed

Iranian power metallers ANGBAND have set "Visions of the Seeker" as the title of their sophomore album, tentatively due in September/October through Pure Steel Records. Commented guitarist Mahyar Dean: "I'm sure the album will surprise lots of metal fans. It's our second album and there's always something special about the second albums. On the other ...

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ANDREW LILES Joins MANIAC's SEHNSUCHT

Andrew Liles (NURSE WITH WOUND, THE VORTEX VAULT, CURRENT 93), one of the world's most respected experimental musicians, is collaborating with Maniac (SKITLIV, BOMBEROS, ex-MAYHEM), one of the icons of black metal, to on SEHNSUCHT, the ambient/noise project launched by the vocalist following his departure from MAYHEM. Originally a three-piece — comprising Maniac's fiancée, GALLHAMMER's ...

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KROKUS To Celebrate Swiss Independence Day

Hard rock veterans KROKUS will perform live on August 1 as part of the Swiss Independence Day celebration, which will be broadcast live on Swiss TV from the "Tell Open-Air Stage" in Interlaken. Entitled "Tell And Other Heroes", the program will be televised all over Switzerland with simulcast translations in French and Italian (for those ...

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