December 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

GOREFEST: Russian Metalheads Don't F**k Around

Dutch metallers GOREFEST have issued the following update: "Their elections may be dodgy, their weather suitable only to fools and penguins, and their billboards indecipherable, but when it comes to his or her enjoyment of metal, the Russian metalhead doesn't fuck around. No siree, Bob. Insane amounts of vodka are downed, faces turn red, the ...

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DROWNING POOL To BILL O'REILLY: 'Go F**k Yourself!'

Texas hard rock band DROWNING POOL has issued another statement regarding the recent on-air remarks by Fox News commentator Bill O'Reilly allegedly claiming that he and is one of only two "celebrities" to support the troops via the USO. "I have chewed on this whole Bill O'Reilly-blasting-the-USO subject for some time now trying to decide ...

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JARBOE Offers Update On J2 Collaboration With Ex-GODFLESH Frontman

Singer/songwriter/performer Jarboe has issued an update regarding her J2 project with JESU frontman Justin K. Broadrick and the upcoming full-length that she is about to commence work on. "The J2 (chosen because of the symbol's meaning: current density, electrical/ thermal energy, Justin/Jarboe) six-song EP with Justin K. Broadrick can be considered the entry into the ...

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THE VISION BLEAK Confirmed For Germany's SUMMER BREEZE Festival

German gothic metal band THE VISION BLEAK is the fifth confirmed act for next year's installment of the Summer Breeze festival, set to take place August 14-16 in Dinkelsbühl, Germany. Also scheduled to appear are ENSIFERUM, SONIC SYNDICATE, ENDSTILLE and PRIMORDIAL. More acts will be announced over the coming weeks. THE VISION BLEAK released its ...

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CRYPTOPSY Joined By 3 MILE SCREAM Singer

Canadian death metallers CRYPTOPSY have announced the addition of singer Matt McGachy (3 MILE SCREAM) and keyboardist/samplist Maggie Durand (HOWLING SYN) to the group's ranks. The band will enter the studio mid-December to begin recording its sixth album for an early 2008 release. Check out a photo of the new lineup at this ...

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DARK NEW DAY Completes Work On New Album

DARK NEW DAY — the band featuring Clint Lowery (guitar; ex-KORN touring member, SEVENDUST) Troy McLawhorn (guitar; EVANESCENCE, ex-DOUBLE DRIVE), Clint's brother Corey Lowery (bass; ex-STEREOMUD, STUCK MOJO) Brett Hestla (vocals; ex-CREED, VIRGOS MERLOT) and Will Hunt (drums; EVANESCENCE, ex-SKRAPE, TOMMY LEE) — has completed work on its second full-length CD. "Mastering of the album ...

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