February 2010 - Blabbermouth Archive

Kids' Cover Of DOWN's 'Ghost' Gets ANSELMO Stamp Of Approval

Several students from the Aaron O'Keefe music-instruction school in Ohio recorded a cover version of the DOWN song "Ghosts Along the Mississippi" on October 24, 2009 at the Chicago Recording Company. You can hear the track as well as watch the accompanying studio footage below. The musicians featured on the recording are as follows: Drew ...

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ELIMI: Two New Songs Posted Online

Swedish black metal band ELIMI has posted two new songs — "Chapter Two: Don't Speak" and "Chapter Three: Like Sulphur" — on its MySpace page. Both cuts come off the group's new album, "Asylum", which will be released in March via Eerie Art Records (not Aeternitas Tenebrarum Music Foundation, as previously reported). The ...

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VENOM Confirmed For Norway's HOLE IN THE SKY

British black metal pioneers VENOM have been confirmed for this year's edition of the Hole In The Sky festival (a.k.a. Bergen Metal Fest XI), set to take place August 25-28 in Bergen, Norway. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: CATHEDRAL DEAD CONGREGATION OBITUARY OBLITERATION THE DEVIL'S BLOOD VENOM Hole in the Sky was ...

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JUCIFER: 'Fleur De Lis' Video Released

"Fleur de Lis", the new video from Athens, Georgia's JUCIFER, can be viewed below. The clip was directed by the band's own Edgar Livengood and was edited by David Hall of Handshake Inc. ("Maryland Deathfest: The Movie", FUCK THE FACTS' "Disgorge Mexico: The Movie", etc.). The song comes off JUCIFER's third album, "L'autrichienne", which was ...

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KROKUS: 'Hoodoo' EPK Available

A nine-minute EPK (Electronic Press Kit) for "Hoodoo", the new album from Swiss hard rock veterans KROKUS, can be viewed at this location. "Hoodoo" will receive a U.S. release on May 25 via SonyMusic Independent Network (SIN) and in Europe on February 26 via the band's new deal with the Swiss branch of ...

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IMMOLATION: Entire New Album Available For Streaming

"Majesty And Decay", the eighth album from New York death metal veterans IMMOLATION, is available for streaming in its entirety at MetalKult. Due on March 9 in North America (one day earlier internationally) via Nuclear Blast Records, the CD was recorded Millbrook Sound Studios in New York with longtime producer Paul Orofino. Mixing ...

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MYSTIC PROPHECY Seeking New Drummer

German/Greek metal band MYSTIC PROPHECY has parted ways with temporary drummer Matt C., who played with the group during its recent tour with STRATOVARIUS. Because of "occupational and personal reasons," it's not possible for Matt to remain with the band permanently. MYSTIC PROPHECY is seeking a drummer "who feels confident to play their material and ...

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