December 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

DARK FUNERAL, ABORTED, HOLLENTHON Confirmed For Austria's KALTENBACH OPEN AIR Festival

DARK FUNERAL, ABORTED, HOLLENTHON, FLESHLESS, SANATORIUM and PARSIFALL have been confirmed for next year's edition of the Kaltenbach Open Air festival, set to take place July 15-17, 2010 in Spital am Semmering, Austria. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: ABORTED ASPHYX DARK FUNERAL DYING FETUS FLESHLESS HAIL OF BULLETS HOLLENTHON OBSCURITY PARSIFALL PRIMORDIAL ...

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SOIL Interviewed By U.K.'s 'Metalheadz'

Peter Bailey of the Wrexham, Wales, United Kingdom-based "Metalheadz" radio show conducted an interview with Chicago heavy rockers SOIL on November 3, 2009 in Wrexham prior to the band's U.K. tour with SHINEDOWN. Watch the chat below. "Picture Perfect", the new album from SOIL, sold 1,500 copies in the United States in its first week ...

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Graphic Illustrator Discusses His Work On PANTERA Commemorative Issue Of REVOLVER

Revolver magazine's PANTERA/"Vulgar Display Of Power" commemorative issue — with cover artwork by award-winning graphic illustrator Tim Bradstreet — is available on newsstands through February 22. The January/February issue captures the defining moment in PANTERA's career and features Bradstreet's stark and powerful cover illustration of the classic 1992 album cover photo. Tim Bradstreet has been ...

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SOULFLY: High-Quality Photos From The Studio Posted Online

SOULFLY entered Edge Of The Earth studios in Hollywood, California on November 6 with producer Logan Mader (MACHINE HEAD, DIVINE HERESY, CAVALERA CONSPIRACY, GOJIRA, DEVILDRIVER) to begin recording its new album, "Omen", for an early 2010 release via Roadrunner Records. The CD will feature guest appearances by THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN frontman Greg Puciato and ...

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ROTTEN Completes Recording GAMMA RAY Cover

Dutch death metallers ROTTEN — who feature in their ranks members of RADICAL NERVE DISTORTION, REBORN and HACKSAW — have finished recording their version of GAMMA RAY's "Leaving Hell" for an upcoming tribute album to HELLOWEEN and GAMMA RAY. The track is now being mixed by Stick. The CD, entitled "HelloRay - A Tribute To ...

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BYFROST Signs With PAINKILLER RECORDS

Netherlands-based Painkiller Records (a sub-label of Apollon Entertainment UN Limited) has added Norwegian extreme metallers BYFROST to its roster, and will release the band's debut full-length album, "Black Earth", in the spring. The follow-up to the band's self-released EP "Byfrostmetal", "Black Earth" features the following track listing: 01. Horns to the Sky 02. Black Earth ...

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BULLETBOYS Vocalist Featured In New 'The Right To Rock' Podcast

TheRightToRock.com has issued its latest podcast (episode #92), featuring an interview with BULLETBOYS vocalist Marq Torien. The chat lasts approximately 60 minutes and can be heard using the audio player below. BULLETBOYS recently announced the return of original member and bassist Lonnie Vencent. Also rejoining the group is guitarist Tony Marcus. Tony, most notable for ...

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