November 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

MANIAC Announces SKITLIV Limited-Edition MCD Release

SKITLIV frontman and creator Maniac announced today that the band will self-release a two-track MCD in time to coincide with its upcoming tour with SHINING and HELLSAW. Titled "Kristiansen and Kvarforth Swim in the Sea of Equilibrium … Waiting", the MCD will contain two tracks: a completely revised version of "Slow Pain Coming", and a ...

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Former KAYO DOT Members Launch EHNAHRE

Several former members of KAYO DOT have joined forces in a new band called EHNAHRE. According to a press release, the group is currently working on a new album entitled "The Man Closing Up", which is conceptually based around the texts by Donald Justice. No label deal has yet been announced. EHNAHRE lineup: Ryan McGuire ...

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LORD BELIAL Confirmed For Germany's WACKEN OPEN AIR Festival

Swedish black/death metallers LORD BELIAL have been confirmed for next year's installment of the Wacken Open Air festival, set to take place July 31 - August 2, 2008 in Wacken, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: IRON MAIDEN (headliners) CARCASS HATEBREED CHILDREN OF BODOM AVANTASIA KREATOR AT THE GATES CREMATORY SONATA ARCTICA ...

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RAGE, AT VANCE: South American Tour Cancelled

According to a posting on the web site of the German metallers AT VANCE, the group's previously announced South American tour with RAGE "was cancelled by the promoters." The band adds, "We are truly sorry for all our South American fans! However, it's beyond our powers if promoters don't do their jobs in a professional ...

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AMON AMARTH Members Comment On DECAPITATED Drummer's Passing

Swedish metallers AMON AMARTH have released the following statement: "It's with deep shock and sadness we have received the tragic news of the death of Witold 'Vitek' Kieltyka, drummer in DECAPITATED, and we want to express our deepest condolences to his family and friends. We were really looking forward to touring North America with DECAPITATED, ...

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STIGMA: Debut Album Artwork Revealed

Italian deathcore act STIGMA has posted the artwork for its debut album, "When Midnight Strikes!", at this location. Recorded at Db Studios with producer Ettore Rigotti (DISARMONIA MUNDI), the CD will feature guest appearances by Tim Zlinsky (THE CLASSIC STRUGGLE), Jacob Bredahl (ex-HATESPHERE), Alberto Zannier (SLOWMOTION APOCALYPSE), Ivan Odorico (SLOWMOTION APOCALYPSE), and Mike ...

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SIXX A.M. To Film 'Accidents Can Happen' Video

SIXX A.M., the new band led by MÖTLEY CRÜE bassist Nikki Sixx, will film a video for the song "Accidents Can Happen" on Monday, November 5. The track comes off the group's debut album, "The Heroin Diaries: A Year in the Life of a Shattered Rock Star, The Soundtrack", which was written and produced by ...

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