February 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

GURD: More Dates Announced

GURD, the Swiss band formed out of the ashes of the power-thrash metal legends POLTERGEIST, has scheduled the following dates: Feb. 22 - AT - Wien Viper-Room Mar. 28 - CH - Basel B-Scene-Hirscheneck Apr. 19 - CH - Martigny Sunset-Bar May 17 - CH - Aarau Wenk Aug. 16 - D - Emlichheim Cat-rock ...

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MENSREA Featuring GWAR Members: New Song Posted Online

MENSREA, the Richmond, Virginia-based band featuring Cory Smoot (a.k.a. Flattus Maximus) and Nate Krishna (a.k.a. SlaveDogg) of GWAR on guitars, has posted a new song, "Wretched", on the group's MySpace page. The track comes off MENSREA's forthcoming album, "Media Coil Interrupt", due in April. While never comfortable describing its sound or songwriting process, ...

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RAVEN: New Song Posted Online

Legendary British/American heavy metal trio RAVEN has posted a new song, entitled "Breaking You Down", on their official web site. The track comes off the group's new album, "Walk through Fire", which was recorded at the Assembly Line Studios with engineer/mixer Kevin 131 (PROJECT: FAILING FLESH, DECEASED, DYSRYTHMIA, GARDEN OF SHADOWS). Commented RAVEN ...

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AGENT STEEL Announces First Show Of 2008

California-based power metal band AGENT STEEL will perform its first show of 2008 on Saturday, February 16 at the New Rainbow bar/club in Juarez, Mexico (just across the El Paso, Texas Santa Fe Bridge). Also scheduled to appear are HELSTAR and special guests HISTERIA and INNOCENT EXILE. AGENT STEEL guitarist Juan Garcia was recently interviewed ...

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DIMMU BORGIR Wins Norway's SPELLEMANN Award For 'Best Video'

Norwegian symphonic black metallers DIMMU BORGIR were honored in the "Best Video" category at the 36th annual Spellemann awards (the Norwegian equivalent to the Grammy Awards) for their "The Serpentine Offering" clip. The largest and oldest Norwegian music awards show was held Saturday night (February 2) at the Spektrum in Oslo, Norway and was broadcast ...

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PRIMAL FEAR: More European Tour Dates Announced

German melodic metallers PRIMAL FEAR have scheduled the following dates: Apr. 25 - Berlin, Germany - K 17 Apr. 26 - Rechenbach, Germany - H2O Apr. 27 - Pirmasens, Germany - Quasimodo Apr. 29 - Augsburg, Germany - Spectrum Apr. 30 - Bochum, Germany - Matrix May 02 - Vosselaar, Belgium - Biebop May 03 ...

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PAUL STANLEY On Fox Business Network's 'Cavuto'; Video Available

KISS guitarist/vocalist Paul Stanley was a guest on the Fox Business Network show "Cavuto" Friday night (February 1). Watch his appearance below. Neil Cavuto, anchor and managing editor at Fox Business Network, is said to be "one of the most respected business journalists in America," according to a posting on Stanley's web site. CW11 recently ...

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