February 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

IN FLAMES Guitarists Schedule German Signing Session

IN FLAMES guitarists Björn Gelotte and Jesper Strömblad will take part in an exclusive signing session on March 15 at Musikmesse in Frankfurt, Germany at the Gibson booth Hall 4.2 starting at 1 p.m. For more information, click here. "The Mirror's Truth", the new video from IN FLAMES, is available for viewing below. ...

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CAVALERA CONSPIRACY: More European Tour Dates Announced

CAVALERA CONSPIRACY — the new project featuring SEPULTURA founding members Max (guitar, vocals) and Igor Cavalera (drums) alongside vocalist Joe Duplantier (bass) of the French progressive death metallers GOJIRA and SOULFLY guitarist Marc Rizzo — has scheduled the following dates: May 30 - Electric Weekend Festival - Madrid, Spain Jun. 01 -Pinkpop Festival - Landgraf, ...

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SUICIDE SILENCE Frontman Comments On New Video, Upcoming Tour

One of the extreme metal genre's most talked about new bands, SUICIDE SILENCE will kick off a massive North American trek with NILE early next month. The month-long tour, which starts on March 8, also features THE FACELESS and WARBRINGER in the support slots. This will lead SUICIDE SILENCE into a run on the summer's ...

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Do You Want To Be In TIM 'RIPPER' OWENS' Backing Band?

Sadie Rene's nightclub in North Canton, Ohio and Canton/Akron's Rock 106.9 are forming Northeast Ohio's "ultimate band." According to a press release, "Tim 'Ripper' Owens [ex-JUDAS PRIEST, ICED EARTH] will be the lead singer and we want three instrumentalists to join him — a bass player, a guitar player and a drummer. "The contest takes ...

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CRYPTOPSY Frontman Checks In From Recording Studio

Canadian masters of brutality CRYPTOPSY are currently putting the finishing touches on their sixth full-length studio album, "The Unspoken King". The group recently announced the addition of new frontman Matt McGachy (3 MILE SCREAM) and keyboards/samplist Maggie Durand to its lineup. Commented McGachy: "The studio process has been very fulfilling. We have just recently finished ...

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