August 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

DREAM EVIL: Video Footage From Holland's ELSROCK FESTIVAL Available

Fan-filmed video footage of DREAM EVIL's performance at this year's installment of the Elsrock Festival, which was held August 25 in Rijssen, The Netherlands, can be viewed below. DREAM EVIL has announced plans to release a CD containing several new cuts and songs that were previously only available in Japan as bonus tracks, combined with ...

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COMPOS MENTIS Parts Ways With Bassist, Announces Replacement

Danish death metal band COMPOS MENTIS — whose second album, "Gehennesis", was released in March via Mighty Music — has issued the following update: "Recently we parted ways with our bassist through more than ten years, Dan Damgaard, due to the fact that we had different priorities in the band as regards the necessary dedication ...

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Ex-FATES WARNING Drummer Issues SLAVIOR Japan Tour Report

SLAVIOR drummer Mark Zonder (ex-FATES WARNING) has issued the following update: "Finally the day had come and we [SLAVIOR] were off to Japan. Something I had wanted to do my entire musical career, and let me tell you this was better than I could have ever imagined. "Our label in Japan, Dingwall, did an exceptional ...

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HATESPHERE: Video Footage From Holland's ELSROCK FESTIVAL Available

Fan-filmed video footage of Danish thrashers HATESPHERE performing the song "Lies and Deceit" at this year's installment of the Elsrock Festival, which was held August 25 in Rijssen, The Netherlands, can be viewed below. HATESPHERE recently parted ways with drummer Anders Gyldenøh and bassist Mikael Ehlert. Replacing them in the group's current lineup are Dennis ...

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AT ALL COST: Video Report Available

Austin, Texas-based quintet AT ALL COST continues to take its unique brand of metallic madness across the U.S. and wraps up its lengthy trek alongside VANNA this week. The group's highly acclaimed new album, "Circle of Demons", is now available and was met with massive acclaim from press worldwide. Trey Ramirez (guitars, vocals) recently issued ...

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ARSIS Parts Ways With Vocalist MIKE PARKS

Virginia's ARSIS has announced the departure of vocalist Mike Parks, who had been filling in for guitarist/singer James Malone on vocals. Commented ARSIS bassist Noah Martin: "When James' voice went out a couple tours ago, Mike did us the biggest favor by filling in for as long as he did. I know I speak for ...

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KAYSER To Hit The Road In October

KAYSER, the Swedish band featuring former SPIRITUAL BEGGARS frontman Spice and ex-THE MUSHROOM RIVER BAND drummer Bob Ruben, will embark on a short European tour in October/November. Confirmed dates so far are as follows: Oct. 27 - Oberwolfach (D) Wolfsklause Oct. 28 - Ludwigsburg (D) Ludwigsburg Rockfabrik Oct. 29 - Augsburg (D) Rockfabrik Nov. 01 ...

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