January 2010 - Blabbermouth Archive

BEHEADING MACHINE Recording Full-Length Debut

Poland-based mechanical death metal act BEHEADING MACHINE has entered Screw Factory studios with producer Yanek Bryt to begin recording its as-yet-untitled full-length debut for a March 15, 2010 release via the Polish label Defense Productions. According to the band's official bio, BEHEADING MACHINE is "an avant-garde musical group whose genre is best referred to as ...

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THE JASSER ARAFATS Completes Work On Debut Album

THE JASSER ARAFATS, a five-piece "deathrash machine" from Tampere, Finland, has completed work on its debut album, "Condemnation", due later in the year via Violent Journey Records. The track listing for the CD — which contains "12 tracks of pure death/thrash metal with a modern twist" — is as follows: 01. Crawl To... 02. Condemnation ...

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INFINITE TALES: 'Amoxicillin...Extermination' Video Released

"Amoxicillin...Extermination", the new video from the Ukrainian melodic death metal band INFINITE TALES, can be viewed below. The song comes off the group's full-length debut, "Only The Beginning", which was released last year in Ukraine only via N.J. Music. "Only The Beginning" track listing: 01. Intro. Infinite Tales 02. Amoxicillin...Extermination 03. Running Away 04. Point ...

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SHADOWS FALL: Video Interview With BRIAN FAIR Posted Online

Peter Bailey of the Wrexham, Wales, United Kingdom-based "Metalheadz" radio show conducted an interview with vocalist Brian Fair of Massachusetts metallers SHADOWS FALL on November 26, 2009 in Manchester during the band's U.K. tour with FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH. Watch the chat below. SHADOWS FALL's new album "Retribution", sold around 13,000 copies in the United ...

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METALFORCE Announces New Rhythm Guitarist

METALFORCE, the German metal band led by former MAJESTY singer vocalist Tarek "MS" Maghary, has announced the addition of rhythm guitarist Josef Echter to the group's ranks. Josef will make his live debut with the band on MANOWAR's upcoming "Death To Infidels" European tour, which will feature METALFORCE as "special guests." A 15-minute documentary on ...

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'80s Christian Metal Band CRYSTAVOX Signs With ROXX PRODUCTIONS

After 20 years of silence, one of Christian metal's loudest bands is back, with a great story and a line of new limited releases in collaboration with Roxx Productions. CRYSTAVOX, based out of San Diego, California, recently met again informally to mark the 20-year anniversary of the group's first record deal (Regency, 1989). Discussions progressed, ...

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SÓLSTAFIR: Back Catalog To Be Released On Vinyl; DVD Planned

Drummer Guðmundur Óli Pálmason of the Icelandic metal band SÓLSTAFIR has issued the following update: "I am glad to report that there are exciting times ahead for SÓLSTAFIR. We have finally started working with a booking agency and the fruits of that co-operation can already be seen in the conformation of festival appearances, and there ...

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ELIMI Completes Work On New Album

Swedish black metal band ELIMI has completed work on its new album, "Asylum", for an early 2010 release via De Tenebrarum Principio, the "sister label" to ATMF (Aeternitas Tenebrarum Music Foundation). The CD, which is said to be "a concept album with a psychical story," includes one song, "Asylum", which is divided into six chapters/tracks: ...

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Russian Rockers PUSHKING Preparing To Release All-Star Album

Russian rockers PUSHKING are putting the finishing touches on the on their new all-star album entitled "The World As We Love It" (formerly known as "Pushking - Duets"). The CD was produced by Fabrizio Grossi and is being mastered at Precision Mastering in Los Angeles by Tom Baker, who has previously worked with ALICE COOPER, ...

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