December 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

HELLWITCH To Enter Studio In March

HELLWITCH, one of the oldest and most legendary extreme metal bands, will enter the studio in March 2008 to begin recording its long-awaited sophomore full-length album. The new CD will feature nine songs and is rumored to be titled "Mythological Lies… Enlightened Paganus". Open Grave Records will re-release HELLWITCH's classic album "Syzygial Miscreancy" in early ...

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MR. PLOW Featuring GENE HOGLAN, ROCKY GEORGE; Video Available

MR. PLOW, the Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada-based solo acoustic artiste who specializes in "down home pornographic punk-country & western-comedy with a hint of self-help and healing," has posted his video for the song "MySpace". The track, which features guest appearances by Gene Hoglan (STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, DEATH, DETHKLOK, DARK ANGEL) on drums, Norwood Fisher (FISHBONE) ...

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EXMORTEM Begins Recording New Album

EXMORTEM, which is said to be "probably Denmark’s oldest and most loyal death metal band," has issued the following update: "EXMORTEM is right now in the studio recording their new album. So far all drums and guitars have been recorded. Bass and vocals etc. will be recorded in January. You can see a detailed studio ...

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STEVEN ADLER Offers Tour Of His Tattoos; Video Available

The Rock & Roll Chef has posted a three-minute video clip of former GUNS N' ROSES drummer Steven Adler giving viewers a tour of his "tasty tattoos" inside The Rock & Roll Kitchen. The footage, which was shot in September 2007 in Blue Island, Illinois, can be viewed below. Steven Adler recently cancelled a European ...

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How GENE SIMMONS Became A TV Apprentice

Cindy Pearlman of the Chicago Sun-Times recently conducted an interview with KISS bassist/vocalist Gene Simmons about his participation in "The Celebrity Apprentice", debuting January 3 on NBC, where celebs try to win $1 million for their charity. A couple of excerpts from the chat follow: Chicago Sun-Times: How did Donald Trump lure you ...

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HYPOCRISY To Re-Release 'Catch 22' With Re-Recorded Vocals, New Mix

Swedish extreme metallers HYPOCRISY have issued the following update: "As you've probably heard, we're remixing and redoing the vocals on 'Catch 22' [originally issued in 2002 via Nuclear Blast] and re-releasing it. Why?! Because we still think it is a great fucking album but it got slammed and misunderstood because of the vocal style and ...

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KING DIAMOND: Classic 1986 Concert Footage Posted Online

MetalKult.com has posted 11 classic KING DIAMOND live videos for download. In the summer of 1986, former MERCYFUL FATE vocalist King Diamond released his first solo album, "Fatal Portrait", and was on tour in the U.S. with his new group. The concert, filmed in San Francisco on August 13, 1986, features the KING DIAMOND group ...

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