May 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

CONTRADICTION Signs With LIMITED ACCESS RECORDS

German thrash metal veterans CONTRADICTION have inked a deal with Limited Access Records. The band's new album, "The Essence of Anger", will be released on September 25. Formed in 1989, CONTRADICTION released its last two albums — "The Voice of Hatred" (2005) and "The Warchitect" (2006) on Armageddon Music (now known as Wacken Records). CONTRADICTION ...

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WARBRINGER: 'Severed Reality' Video Teaser Available

A teaser for "Severed Reality", the new video from Los Angeles thrashers WARBRINGER, can be viewed below. The clip was filmed on February 22 at The Rave in Milwaukee, Wisconsin by Dave Brodsky (THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER, SUICIDE SILENCE) during WARBRINGER's tour with DARKANE and SOILWORK. WARBRINGER last week posted a new song, "Living In ...

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MOONSORROW Guitar Stolen In Montreal

Finnish folk/pagan metal band MOONSORROW has issued the following statement: "MOONSORROW played in Montreal [Quebec, Canada] at the Medley club on April 29. Sometime during the day/night, someone broke in the tour bus and stole our very special ESP custom shop Star guitar [pictured below]. The guitar is cream white with abalone star shaped inlays ...

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THE DAMNED Added To MOTÖRHEAD's U.K. Tour

According to Music-News.com, British punk legends THE DAMNED have been added to MOTÖRHEAD's fall U.K. tour which will also feature GIRLSCHOOL. THE DAMNED is notable for being the first punk rock band from England to release a single ("New Rose"), an album ("Damned Damned Damned"), and to tour the United States. As peers ...

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VOIVOD Drummer Talks 'Infini'

Quebec metal innovators VOIVOD will release their final album featuring the band's late guitarist, Denis "Piggy" D'Amour, in the U.S. on Tuesday, June 23 via Relapse Records. The CD, which will be issued in Europe via Nuclear Blast, contains the last thirteen songs written by Piggy and again features bassist Jason "Jasonic" Newsted (ex-METALLICA). Jason ...

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PAUL STANLEY: New KISS Album 'As Good As' Band's Classic Records

KISS guitarist/vocalist Paul Stanley was interviewed this morning (Friday, May 1) on "The Danny Bonaduce Show" on the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania radio station 94 WYSP. Topics included his upcoming art gallery appearances in Pennsylvania, the early favorable results for Canadian cities on the upcoming KISS fan-routed tour, and the recent successful South American tour. The new ...

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METALLICA Keeping Mexico On Tour Schedule

The Pulse of Radio reports: Although the breakout of swine flu that originated in Mexico has led numerous musical acts to cancel performances there, METALLICA is not backing down. According to a post at the website of AVENGED SEVENFOLD, who will open the shows, METALLICA has booked three concerts in Mexico City on June 4, ...

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MUNICIPAL WASTE Frontman Discusses Upcoming Album

Steven K. of Swigged! recently conducted an interview with Tony Foresta, lead singer of the Richmond-based metal act MUNICIPAL WASTE. An excerpt from the chat follows below. Swigged!: It's been about two years since the release of "The Art of Partying". What has the band been up to since? Tony: Touring our ass ...

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