September 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

REDEMPTION To Release Concert DVD Early Next Year

REDEMPTION — the Los Angeles-based progressive metal band led by guitarist/songwriter Nicolas van Dyk and featuring vocal legend Ray Alder of FATES WARNING — has issued the following update: "REDEMPTION's live DVD will be released early next year. It was filmed in five-camera hi-definition at the ProgPower festival in Atlanta. It will be released as ...

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LIVING COLOUR: 'The Paris Concert' DVD Due In November

MVD/Inakustik has set a November 11 release date for the new LIVING COLOUR DVD entitled "The Paris Concert". A desription of the title reads as follows: "For their millions of fans aroud the world, LIVING COLOUR needs no introductions: Vernon Reid, Will Calhoun, Doug Wimbish and Corey Glover are among the leading New York musicians ...

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DESTRUCTION: New Album Title Track Streaming Online

The title track off DESTRUCTION's new album, "D.E.V.O.L.U.T.I.O.N.", is available for streaming on the band's MySpace page. The CD was released on August 22 via AFM Records and features guest appearanaces by Gary Holt (EXODUS), Jeff Waters (ANNIHILATOR) and Vinnie Moore (UFO). "V.icious Circle - The 7 Seven Deadly Sins", the new video ...

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BRAIN DRILL Announces New Drummer, Seeks Bassist

Santa Cruz, California-based death metallers BRAIN DRILL have announced the addition of drummer Joe Bondra from Pennsylvania to the group's ranks. Commented Bondra: "I always thought that BRAIN DRILL was one of the most brutal bands in the death metal scene, and now I am extremely excited to be part of that band and I ...

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DOUBLE DRAGON Parts Ways With Guitarist

Adelaide, Australia's DOUBLE DRAGON has parted ways with guitarist James Cunningham due to "personal issues." Cunningham replaced original lead guitarist Ben "Moify" Murphy and did not record any tracks with the band. Drummer Dan Busch states "The whole Jimmy thing not working out has cost us some time, but at least it gives us time ...

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MIDNATTSOL Announces New Guitarist

MIDNATTSOL — the German-Norwegian band featuring vocalist Carmen Elise Espenaes (the younger sister of LEAVES' EYES singer Liv Kristine) — has issued the following update: "It is a great pleasure for us to announce that we have finally found a new guitarist for MIDNATTSOL. We have been having a good feeling about it for a ...

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TNT: New Album Artwork Unveiled, Samples Available

Norwegian/British hard rockers TNT will release their new album, "Atlantis" (see artwork below), on September 22 in Scandinavia (via Bonnier-Amigo) and on October 31 in the rest of Europe (via Metal Heaven). The CD was mixed by Tommy Hansen (HELLOWEEN, PRETTY MAIDS, JORN) and features the bonus track "Substitute". Check out audio samples: "Hello, Hello" ...

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THE PLASMARIFLE: New Album Delayed

Montreal, Quebec, Canada-based metallers THE PLASMARIFLE have pushed back the release date of their new album, "While You Were Sleeping the World Changed in an Instant", to October 14 from the previously announced September 30 (via Siege of Amida/Ferret Music). According to the band, the delay was caused by the group's decision to remix the ...

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