November 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

RUSH Guitarist Discusses Band's Future Plans

ToledoBlade.com recently conducted an interview with RUSH guitarist Alex Lifeson. Regarding the band's future plans, Lifeson said, "Right now we just want rest. We've been working really hard for the last seven or eight years on numerous records, tours, and DVDs; it's been pretty constant through that whole period. We really feel like ...

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BACKYARD BABIES To Support DANKO JONES

Swedish sleaze rockers BACKYARD BABIES will support DANKO JONES on the following dates: Mar. 20 - Vienna, Austria - Flex Mar. 21 - Zurich, Switzerland - Mascotte Mar. 22 - Luzen, Switzerland - Schuur Mar. 26 - Ghent, Belgium - Handelbeurs The latest, self-titled album from BACKYARD BABIES topped the chart in the band's home ...

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BLOODJINN Prepares To Record New Album

Greensboro, North Carolina's BLOODJINN is currently finishing up the writing process for its new album, "Between Breaths", which is tentatively set for an April 2009 release on Forsaken Recordings (which is owned by BLOODJINN frontman Joel Collins). The recording and production will be a collaborative effort between guitarist Kyle Odell at Attack Time Studios and ...

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VULTURE INDUSTRIES Releases Album In Russia, Plans UK Tour In March

Industrial metallers VULTURE INDUSTRIES, who feature in their ranks producer Bjørnar Nilsen alongside a plethora of musicians from the Norwegian scene (including current and former members of BLACK HOLE GENERATOR, SULPHUR, ENSLAVED, DEATHCON, SYRACH, MALICE IN WONDERLAND and TAAKE), released their full-length debut, "The Dystopia Journals", in Russia this month under license to Mazzar Records. ...

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LOUDNESS Drummer MUNETAKA HIGUCHI Dead At 49

WeROCK City has informed BLABBERMOUTH.NET that drummer Munetaka Higuchi of veteran Japanese metallers LOUDNESS passed away today (Sunday, November 30) around 10:00 a.m. (Japan Standard Time) at a hospital in Osaka, Japan. He was 49 years old. Higuchi was diagnosed with liver cancer (Hepatocellular Carcinoma) in April 2008. He had reportedly undergone two ...

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