August 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

ACHERON's VINCENT CROWLEY To Guest On AFFLICTION GATE Album

French old-school death metallers AFFLICTION GATE entered the studio on August 13 to begin recording their debut album, "Aeon of Nox (From Darkness Comes Liberation)". The band recorded all instrumental and vocal parts during over a seven-day period and has booked additional time in the studio for the mix and mastering. The CD, which is ...

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T.C.F. Putting Finishing Touches On New EP

Dutch crossover thrashers T.C.F. (THRASH CORE FANATICS) have finished recording five tracks for their upcoming EP, tentatively titled "Speed or Bleed". Mixing duties will be handled by Tom van Dijk (ex-DEAD HEAD). The EP will include two re-recorded "oldies" and three brand new songs (in no specific order): * "Core 88" * "See nothing, Hear ...

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Former HANOI ROCKS Frontman To Guest On New KINETIK CONTROL Album

Former HANOI ROCKS frontman Michael Monroe makes a guest appearance on the forthcoming sophomore album from the Finnish rock/metal act KINETIK CONTROL, entitled "Only Truth Remains". According to KINETIK CONTROL's official bio, the new CD sees the band pursuing a "more guitar-driven and more rock" direction than that on the group's debut album, 2008's "Lack ...

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JOB FOR A COWBOY Frontman Interviewed by Rhode Island's BAD TASTE

Rhode Island's Bad Taste conducted an interview with vocalist Jonny Davy of Arizona extreme metallers JOB FOR A COWBOY on August 4, 2009 at the Mansfield, Massachusetts stop of this year's Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival. Watch the chat in two parts below. "Ruination", the sophomore album from JOB FOR A COWBOY, sold around 10,600 ...

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CRADLE OF FILTH Frontman Interviewed By TERRORIZER Magazine

Jenn Selby of Terrorizer magazine conducted an interview with vocalist Dani "Filth" Davey of British extreme metallers CRADLE OF FILTH prior to the band's performance at this year's Bloodstock Open Air festival, which was held August 14-16, 2009 at Catton Hall in Derbyshire, England. Watch the seven-minute chat below. As previously reported, CRADLE OF FILTH ...

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ANCESTORS: New Song Posted Online

Los Angeles-based psychedelic doom metallers ANCESTORS have completed work on their sophomore album, "Of Sound Mind", for an October 6 release via Tee Pee Records. A taste of what "Of Sound Mind" holds in store can be sampled now as the new ANCESTORS song "Bounty of Age" premieres today via Stereogum. Check it out now ...

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NEVERMORE Guitarist Featured In ROCK HOUSE METHOD Commercial

NEVERMORE guitarist Jeff Loomis is featured in a new commercial for Rock House Method — the fastest growing and most widely used musical instruction system in the world. Watch the clip below. The new ad campaign is directed at the owners of musical instrument stores. There will be about 15 total on the series, and ...

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