February 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

TO-MERA To Support EBONY ARK In Spain

TO-MERA, the U.K.-based dark progressive metal band fronted by former WITHOUT FACE vocalist Julie Kiss, will support EBONY ARK on four Spanish shows in April. The details are as follows: April 24 - Seville - Sala Q April 25 - Murcia - Gamma April 26 - Madrid - Caracol April 27 - Barcelona - Mephisto ...

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SULPHUR Prepares To Record New Album

Norwegian black/death metallers SULPHUR are completing the songwriting process for their second album. According to the band's record label, Osmose Productions, "they are [currently] preparing to record pre-production [demos] of all new songs. You can expect a pretty different album this time, more of those crazy synths and samples, much heavier, intense guitars and a ...

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THROWDOWN Added To KORN's Australian Tour

Orange County, California's THROWDOWN has been added to KORN's upcoming tour of Australia and New Zealand. Also appearing on the bill are BIOHAZARD (original lineup's 20th-anniversary reunion), CHIMAIRA and BLOODSIMPLE. The dates are as follows: April 15 - Perth, AUS - Robinson Pavilion April 17 - Adelaide, AUS - Entertainment Centre April 18 - Melbourne, ...

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SUSPERIA Confirmed For Norway's METAL ROCK FEST

Norwegian melodic thrashers SUSPERIA have been confirmed for the Metal Rock Fest, a brand new two-day event set to take place August 15-16 in Lillehammer, Norway. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: ADAM BOMB ASTRAL DOORS CIRCUS MAXIMUS FREAK KITCHEN MANIFEST MY DYING BRIDE OPETH PARADOX RAMMSUND (RAMMSTEIN tribute) SUSPERIA THE WILDHEARTS TROUBLE ...

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CEREMONIAL CASTINGS Putting Finishing Touches On New Album

American "deathphonic black metal" warriors CEREMONIAL CASTINGS are continuing work on a concept album based of the Salem witch trials. The CD will be titled "Salem 1692" and will consist of 11 brand new tracks. Commented the band: "We've only got the vocals left to record. Tonight we'll be recording the guest vocal tracks which ...

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DOWN Bassist Thanks U.S. Fans For Their Support

DOWN/ex-PANTERA bassist Rex "Rocker" Brown has issued the following update: "Hello, all DOWN fans, lifers and powers of the riff united. Just wanted to drop a quick thank you to every single one of you who came out for our 'Evening with DOWN' tours here in the States. Every single night, you fuckers were over ...

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