February 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

PILGRIMZ Confirmed For Denmark's ROSKILDE FESTIVAL

Copenhagen, Denmark-based metal/hardcore act PILGRIMZ has been confirmed for this year's edition of the Roskilde Festival, set to take place July 3-6 in Roskilde, Denmark. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: AT THE GATES (S) BAND OF HORSES (US) THE CHEMICAL BROTHERS (UK) CHOIR OF YOUNG BELIEVERS (DK) CLUTCH (US) EFTERKLANG (DK) ENTER ...

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MARIONETTE Signs With LISTENABLE RECORDS

Gothenburg, Sweden-based melodic death metal act MARIONETTE has inked a deal with France's Listenable Records. The group's debut album was recorded in Borås with producer Simon Exner and will be released in late April. Commented MARIONETTE bassist Mikael Mendin: "We are incredibly excited to work with Listenable and to release our debut album in April ...

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WOLF Parts Ways With Drummer, Prepares To Record Cover Tune

Swedish metallers WOLF have issued the following update: "Writing for the new album is well on the way and we're wrapping up the final things for a summer recording. We'll give you more details as things move along. "On February 22-24, we'll be recording a cover tune in Toyas Studio Seven in Örebro, Sweden for ...

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IN FLAMES: European Festival Appearances Announced

Swedish metallers IN FLAMES have scheduled the following European festival appearances in June: Jun. 07 - Rock Am Ring - Nürburgring, Germany Jun. 08 - Rock Im Park - Nürnberg, Germany Jun. 13 - Greenfield - Interlaken, Switzerland Jun. 14 - Nova Rock - Pannonia Fields, Austria Jun. 20 - Hellfest - Clisson, France Jun. ...

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HEAVEN SHALL BURN: 'Iconoclast' Lands On German Chart

"Iconoclast", the new album from Germany's groundbreaking death metal and hardcore fusionists HEAVEN SHALL BURN, has entered the German Media Control chart at position No. 21. Artist extraordinaire an up-and-coming visionary for cutting-edge art Bastian Sobtzick created the artwork for "Iconoclast". "Endzeit", the new video from HEAVEN SHALL BURN, can be viewed below. While filming ...

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SEVENDUST To Support OZZY OSBOURNE In Australia

SEVENDUST will support OZZY OSBOURNE on his Australian tour in March. The dates are as follows: Mar. 15 - Melbourne, AUS @ Rod Laver Arena Mar. 18 - Sydney, AUS @ Acer Arena Mar. 20 - Brisbane, AUS @ Brisbane Entertainment Centre SEVENDUST will release its seventh studio album, "Chapter VII: Hope and Sorrow", on ...

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MIDNATTSOL Confirmed For Belgium's METAL FEMALE VOICES FEST VI

MIDNATTSOL, the German-Norwegian band featuring vocalist Carmen Elise Espenaes (the younger sister of LEAVES' EYES singer Liv Kristine), has been confirmed for the Metal Female Voices Fest VI, set to take place October 17-18 at Oktoberhallen in Wieze, Belgium. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: Friday, October 17: WHITE SKULL ETHERNITY Saturday, October ...

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