November 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

NIGHTWISH Checks In From Detroit

Finnish/Swedish symphonic metallers NIGHTWISH have posted the following message on their official web site: "We're writing this at the backstage of Harpo's, a venue in Detroit. We've done seven shows so far — five in U.S. and two in Canada. One more is coming up in an hour and a half. After a long time ...

Read more

TÝR: German, Danish Dates Announced

Faroe Islands metallers TÝR have lined up the following dates in January: Jan. 24 - Odense, DEN - Badstuen Jan. 25 - Lübeck, GER - Treibsand Jan. 26 - Osnabrück, GER - N8 (Winternoise Festival) Support at the shows will come from SVARTSOT. TÝR will enter Jacob Hansen's (RAUNCHY, ROB ROCK, HATESPHERE, MERCENARY) studio in ...

Read more

MOONSORROW To Release New Mini-CD In March

Finnish folk/pagan metal band MOONSORROW will enter the studio in January to record a new mini-CD, entitled "Tulimyrsky" (Firestorm). The effort is tentatively scheduled for release on March 26, 2008 through Spinefarm Records. More information will be made available soon. MOONSORROW has been confirmed for the Bloodstock Open Air festival, set to take place August ...

Read more

SEPULTURA Frontman Issues Fourth Update From India

SEPULTURA frontman Derrick Green has posted the fourth entry in an ongoing tour diary covering the band's first-ever appearance in India. It reads as follows: "We have a long travel day ahead of us to Shillong and we check out of the hotel at 5 in the morning and head to the airport. We will ...

Read more

MERCENARY Singer Checks In From Recording Studio

Vocalist Mikkel Sandager of the Danish metallers MERCENARY has issued the following update: "Today is quite a big day for me as I finished the final clean parts and did all of my screaming parts for the next MERCENARY album. The album has a title but that's not official yet. "I think it is safe ...

Read more

RAM To Headline France's SCANDINAVIAN METAL ATTACK Festival

RAM, the traditional Gothenburg, Sweden-based heavy metal band featuring Leif Larsson (ex-FROZEN EYES, NME WITHIN) and Morgan Pettersson (ex-B-THONG), will headline the Scandinavian Metal Attack festival at Boite à Musiques in Wattleros, France on January 19, 2008. As previously reported, RAM also headline the Pounding Metal Fest on November 17 at Sala Ritmo in Madrid, ...

Read more

PREJUDICE Comments On Passing Of DECAPITATED Drummer

Belgian death metallers PREJUDICE have commented on the passing of DECAPITATED drummer Witold "Vitek" Kieltyka, who died in a Russian hospital from injuries sustained in a recent road collision. He was 23 years old. "RIP Vitek! Spent seven weeks on tour with DECAPITATED in 2002. Vitek was without no doubt the most down to earth ...

Read more