July 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

INFERNOISE Signs With LOCOMOTIVE RECORDS

Madrid, Spain-based metal band INFERNOISE has inked a three-album deal with Locomotive Records. Commented the group: "It has been a long wait, but everything comes and finally we can say that we have given the best for release the [upcoming INFERNOISE] album ['The Chainsaw's Law'] and pass into the next level in our professional career. ...

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Drummer JEFF 'OLY' OLSON Quits TROUBLE

TROUBLE drummer Jeff "Oly" Olson has issued the following statement: "Under great consideration, I have decided to part ways with TROUBLE. My reasons are justified. I felt like I was never taken seriously as a musician with the guys from TROUBLE, but I did the best I could in that 28-year effort with the band. ...

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THE PROPHECY Begins Recording New Album

Yorkshire progressive doom-death metallers THE PROPHECY have issued the following update: "THE PROPHECY are currently in the studio recording 'Into the Light' — the follow-up to their 2006 opus 'Revelations'. Recording is taking place at Priory studios in Sutton Colefields and is being produced and engineered by Greg Chandler of ESOTERIC fame. "The album consists ...

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GODLESS RISING: New Album To Include SLAYER Cover

GODLESS RISING, the band featuring former VITAL REMAINS vocalist Jeff Gruslin and ex-ONWARD guitarist Toby Knapp, will hit the road in late October with ANAL BLAST. Exact cities and dates will be announced soon. In other news, the new GODLESS RISING album is nearly complete and will feature a cover of SLAYER's classic tune "Kill ...

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ZAKK WYLDE To Perform National Anthem At This Saturday's X GAMES

This year's fourteenth annual X Games — an event with a focus on extreme action sports — is happening now in Los Angeles, and on Saturday morning, August 2, guitarist Zakk Wylde (OZZY OSBOURNE, BLACK LABEL SOCIETY) will open the day's events with another sure-to-be-rousing rendition of "The Star-Spangled Banner". The X Games are for ...

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MOTÖRHEAD Mainman To Guest On 'Chaos With Full Metal Jackie'

MOTÖRHEAD mainman Ian "Lemmy" Kilmister will be the featured guest on this Sunday's (August 3) edition of Indie 103.1 FM's specialty metal program "Chaos with Full Metal Jackie" at 10:00 p.m. PST (1:00 a.m. EST Monday morning). Lemmy will premier songs from MOTÖRHEAD's new album, "Motörizer", which is being released late August/early September through SPV ...

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