May 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

TRANSPORT LEAGUE Bassist To Sit Out First Reunion Show

The reunited Swedish heavy rock band TRANSPORT LEAGUE has issued the following update: "We are sad to announce that Ken Sandin [bass] will not be able to participate at our reunion show on May 15! The stand-in for Ken will be the actual former 'former' bass player of TRANSPORT LEAGUE, Johan Reivén. We welcome Johan ...

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THURISAZ To Enter Studio In The Fall

Belgium-based metallers THURISAZ have issued the following update: "We're finishing some last songs for the upcoming album as we speak. And we added some new concert dates where we will try out some of the new songs. Plans are made for recording in October and November. The release can be expected somewhere in the beginnning ...

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DEF LEPPARD Rocking With Reissues

David J. Prince of Billboard.com reports: DEF LEPPARD is set to release deluxe editions of two of its classic records — 1983's "Pyromania" and 1992's "Adrenalize" — on June 23. Both double-disc sets will come on Bludgeon Riffola/Island/UMe and feature previously unreleased material including b-sides, demo versions and live recordings. "'Adrenalize' was Number ...

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CORPUS MORTALE: In Writing Mode

Danish extreme metallers CORPUS MORTALE have issued the following update: "We've been very busy writing new songs lately as well as booking shows. We're almost halfway with the material for our third album, and if everything works out as planned, we'll enter the studio sometime between September and November. We have a lot of shows ...

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Former STILL REMAINS, THE SHOWDOWN Members Join Forces In JULEUS

JULEUS, a new West Michigan rock group featuring Mike Church (STILL REMAINS), AJ Barrette (THE SHOWDOWN), Ben Allen (DISSONANT), Luke Galas (THE ORPHAN), and Austin Poel (BROKEN SUNDAY), is primed and ready to be the breakout rock sensation of 2009! Armed with the very best rock, metal, and pop musicians Grand Rapids has to offer, ...

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Reunited SWARM OF THE LOTUS Working On New Material

Baltimore-based sludge/thrash/hardcore act SWARM OF THE LOTUS has officially reunited and is working on new material, to be released sometime next year. Commented the group: "It's been nearly three years since the band 'ended' and here we are. A lot has happened to us individually and our lives are so different from what they once ...

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