November 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

HELLOWEEN: New Video Interview Available

Holland's FaceCulture recently spoke to Sascha Gerstner and Michael Weikath from the German metal band HELLOWEEN. Watch the interview at this location. HELLOWEEN's twelfth studio album, "Gambling with the Devil", has entered the International Album Chart in Japan at position No. 3. A six-minute EPK (Electronic Press Kit) for "Gambling with the Devil" ...

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BATTLELORE: Finnish Gigs With AFTER FOREVER Cancelled

BATTLELORE's previously announced Finnish gigs with AFTER FOREVER — November 19 at Nosturi in Helsinki and November 20 at Klubi in Tampere — have been cancelled by the promoter. No further information is currently available. BATTLELORE is currently working on material for its fifth album, tentatively due next summer. "At the moment it seems that ...

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WAYSTED Will Not Perform At Next Year's Z ROCK Festival

WAYSTED, the reunited mid-'80s British heavy metal outfit led by UFO bassist Pete Way (hence the spelling of the group's name), has issued the following statement: "After yesterday's announcement by Z Records that WAYSTED would be appearing at next year's Z Rock [festival], WAYSTED management would like to set the record straight that the announcement, ...

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DECAPITATED Singer 'Showing Some Progress' Following Accident

Two members of the Polish extreme metal band DECAPITATEDVitek (real name: Witold Kieltykaand; drums) and Covan (real name: Adrian Kowanek; vocals) — were seriously injured in a road accident earlier in the week involving DECAPITATED's tour bus and a truck carrying wood in Gomel, on the Russia/Belarus border. Both musicians reportedly sustained serious ...

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BURIAL HORDES Signs With PULVERISED RECORDS

Pulverised Records has announced the signing of the "unholy black metal" band BURIAL HORDES from Greece. According to a press release, "this filthy black metal creature was spawned in 2001 and had since released several demos and a promotional CD with their blend of fast attack and uncompromising black metal." Previously signed to Australia's Asphyxiate ...

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OVERDRIVE: New Album Details Revealed

Swedish '80s metallers OVERDRIVE are currently at Sound Palace Studios mixing their new album, "Let The Metal Do The Talking". The group's first LP in 24 years is scheduled for release in January 2008 on Lion Music. The band's two previous studio albums — "Metal Attack" (1983) and "Swords And Axes" (1984) — were re-issued ...

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MEGADETH's DAVE MUSTAINE Deals With 'Rude' Japanese Fan

MEGADETH mainman Dave Mustaine has posted the following message in the "Forums" section of the band's official web site: "If there are ever going to be any more meet-and-greets, it will be traced back to this story. "I was just meeting the gracious and always-polite Japanese fans, and some girl made sure to tell me ...

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