January 2010 - Blabbermouth Archive

THE PROJECT HATE MCMXCIX Announces Lineup Changes

THE PROJECT HATE MCMXCIX — the Swedish band featuring Jörgen Sandström (vocals; VICIOUS ART, KRUX, ex-ENTOMBED, GRAVE), Lord K. Philipson (guitar; TORTURE DIVISION, ex-GOD AMONG INSECTS, HOUSE OF USHER, LEUKEMIA) and Anders Bertilsson (guitar; COLDWORKER), has parted ways with bassist Michael Håkansson (ex-ENGEL, EVERGREY), singer Jo Enckell (SIREN ON), and drummer Thomas Ohlsson (ex-KAMTJATKA, AXENSTAR, ...

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M.A.N: New Studio Webisode Posted Online

M.A.N — the group formed out of the ashes of Sweden's TRANSPORT LEAGUE (featuring former MNEMIC frontman Tony Jelencovich) — has posted the fourth and final in a series of webisodes documenting the recording sessions for the band's third album, entitled "Massive, Audio, Nerve". Watch the clip below (filmed and edited by Rodolfo Montenegro). Due ...

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PARADOX Announces New Guitarist

Long-running German metal band PARADOX has announced the addition of BIOMECHANICAL guitarist Gus Drax to the group's ranks. Drax (pictured below) was born in Larissa, Greece on September 21, 1987. He decided to play guitar at the age of 14 when he saw "Live in Tokyo" by DREAM THEATER and was amazed by John Petrucci. ...

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FIFTH ANGEL, IMAGIKA Members Form New Project, Seek Vocalist

FIFTH ANGEL bassist John Macko and IMAGIKA guitarist Steve Rice are seeking a vocalist for their brand new, as-yet-unnamed modern hard rock/metal project. According to the duo, "studio experience [is] preferred. Location and age are not important. [However] the ability to actually sing and write lyrics are required." Audio samples of the project's first material ...

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THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN: 'Safety And Comfort Is Boring And Leads To Even More Boring Art'

THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN's Billy Rymer is currently offering private lessons to skilled drummers in the Long Island/New York City area, where he resides. Interested parties can contact Rymer at [email protected] THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN's new album, "Option Paralysis", will be released on March 23. The opus, recorded in Orange County, California with longtime collaborator/producer ...

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