May 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

PITCH BLACK FORECAST Adds Second Guitarist

PITCH BLACK FORECAST, the project featuring vocalist Jason "J" Popson (MUSHROOMHEAD, IN COLD BLOOD, Fractured Transmitter Records), drummer Gene Hoglan (DETHKLOK, STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, DEATH, DARK ANGEL, TESTAMENT), guitarist Robert Reinard (NDE) and bassist Steve Rauckhorst (INTEGRITY, KERATOMA), has issued the following update: "Tom Shaffner (KERATOMA), our longtime friend and sound engineer, has joined the ...

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NEUROTHING To Release 'Murder Book' In June

Polish modern metallers NEUROTHING will release their full-length debut, "Murder Book", on June 1. The long-awaited follow-up to 2005's "Vanishing Celestial Bodies" EP features 11 tracks and is described in a press release as "a real murderous trip through the human mind. 'Crime and Punishment', 'Alice in Wonderland', murder cases, sins and fears, it's all ...

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RAMMING SPEED Preparing To Release New Seven-Inch Single

Boston thrash/grind/crust road warriors RAMMING SPEED are putting the finishing touches on a new seven-inch single, to be unleashed just in time for their two-month summer "world tour." The record, entitled "Always Disgusted, Never Surprised", will be released by Punks Before Profits Records and will feature four brand new songs. Recorded at New Alliance (CONVERGE, ...

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LEATHERWOLF: San Juan Capistrano Footage Posted Online

Legendary Southern California band LEATHERWOLF have posted multi-cam video footage (see below) of "Spiter" and "Street Ready" from their March 20, 2009 show with Y&T at The Coach House in San Juan Capistrano, CA. LEATHERWOLF has been confirmed for the the third annual Rocklahoma festival, set to take place July 9-12, on the Catch The ...

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IN MOURNING Signs With PULVERISED RECORDS

Swedish melancholic metallers IN MOURNING have inked a two-album deal with Pulverised Records. The band has commenced work on its as-yet-untitled second album and will once again enter Black Lounge Studio (SCAR SYMMETRY, CARNAL FORGE, STEEL ATTACK, etc) on August 22, with producer/engineer Jonas Kjellgren taking care of all production duties. IN MOURNING's 2008 debut ...

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TED NUGENT To Release 'Motor City Mayhem' CD, DVD, And Blu-Ray

On June 30, Eagle Rock Entertainment will issue the "Motor City Mayhem" CD, DVD, and Blu-ray from true maverick Ted Nugent. This release is a real milestone for Ted and features a no-holds-barred recording of the 6,000th live performance of his remarkable career. Boasting over two hours of high octane rock 'n' roll and featuring ...

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GOJIRA: West Springfield Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of GOJIRA's May 1, 2009 concert at Jaxx in West Springfield, Virginia can be viewed below (courtesy of Metal Injection contributor Metal Nick). Universal Music Publishing has released a 135-page tablature book for GOJIRA's latest album, "The Way Of All Flesh", which can be ordered from the band's new webshop. ...

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