May 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

PRIMORDIAL Frontman Interviewed In Toronto; Audio Available

Ragin' Ron of Rochester New York's "Sudden Death Overtime" podcast conducted an interview with vocalist Alan "Nemtheanga" Averill of the of the Irish dark metal masters PRIMORDIAL at the kick-off show on this year's Paganfest USA Part 2 tour on April 28 at the Opera House in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The chat is now available ...

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DEFEATED SANITY Signs With WILLOWTIP RECORDS

German death metallers DEFEATED SANITY have inked a deal with Willowtip Records. The band will enter Soundforge Studios in Berlin this summer to record its third full-length album, "Chapters Of Repugnance", for a late 2009/early 2010 release. DEFEATED SANITY's sophomore album, "Psalms of the Moribund", was recorded at Soundlodge Studios in Rhauderfehn, Germany by Jörg ...

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THE CRIMSON ARMADA: New Song Posted Online

Westerville, Ohio's THE CRIMSON ARMADA has posted a new song, "The Serpent's Tongue", on the band's MySpace page. The track comes off the group's forthcoming album, due this summer via Metal Blade Records. The CD was recorded at Foundation Studios in Cornersville, Indiana. THE CRIMSON ARMADA is a group of five young ...

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TIM 'RIPPER' OWENS Discusses Debut Solo Album; Video Available

Austria's Mulatschag.TV has posted a new six-minute interview with powerhouse American heavy metal vocalist Tim "Ripper" Owens (YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, BEYOND FEAR, ex-JUDAS PRIEST, ICED EARTH). Watch the clip below. Owens will hold a listening party for his first solo album, "Play My Game", at Scorchers in Akron, Ohio on Sunday, May 3 starting at around ...

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FOREVER IT SHALL BE Announces New Bassist

Braunschweig, Germany-based metal/hardcore act FOREVER IT SHALL BE has announced the addition of bassist Alex Fiala to the group's ranks. The band says, "We are really looking forward to crush stages with him." FOREVER IT SHALL BE entered Rape of Harmonies studio (HEAVEN SHALL BURN, MAROON) in Triptis, Germany in February to begin recording its ...

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OVERKILL Frontman Joins TheLiveLine

OVERKILL frontman Bobby "Blitz" Ellsworth can now be reached via TheLiveLine, a service launched by MEGADETH mainman Dave Mustaine that enables musicians to connect to their audience over the phone. Get updates on OVERKILL and leave messages for Bobby by calling (888) 634-7270. About TheLiveLine: In the spring of 2008, Dave Mustaine and friend Scott ...

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