August 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

TURISAS Records BONEY M Cover

Finland's battle metallers TURISAS will be swapping their blood soaked furs and axes for the glitter and glitz of the '70s disco era with the release of their debut single, "Rasputin" (a cover of the classic disco hit originally recorded by BONEY M), on September 24. Commented TURISAS' Warlord Nygard: "We've been begged to record ...

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NIGHTWISH: 'Amaranth' Video To Premiere On MTV Finland

NIGHTWISH's video for the band's new single, "Amaranth", will premiere on MTV Finland on August 11 at 9:05 a.m. It will then go into regular rotation. NIGHTWISH's new CD, "Dark Passion Play" is scheduled for release on September 28 via Nuclear Blast Records (most of Europe), September 26 via Spinefarm Records/Universal (Finland) and October 2 ...

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THEATRE OF TRAGEDY: New Video Interview Available

A 15-minute video interview with THEATRE OF TRAGEDY's Nell Sigland (vocals), Frank Claussen (guitar) and Lorentz Aspen (keyboards) conducted by Metalcharge webzine has been posted at this location. THEATRE OF TRAGEDY performed in front of 2,000 fans at the Peninsula Festival in in Tirgu Mures, Romania Friday night (July 27). Check out photos ...

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SAATTUE Signs With SPIKEFARM RECORDS

Finnish metallers SAATTUE have inked a deal with Spikefarm Records. The group's debut album, "Jäähyvästi", which includes seven doomy tracks, will be completed during September at D-Studios in Klaukkala, Finland. An early 2008 release is expected. Formed in 2001, SAATTUE ("procession" in Finnish) released its first self-financed EP, "Kivisydän", in 2004 and its follow-up, "Ikiuneen", ...

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