January 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

NACHTGESCHREI: New Album Track Listing Revealed

NACHTGESCHREI, one of the more recent addition to the "medieval folk metal" genre, which is predominantly successful in Germany with flag-carriers such as IN EXTREMO, SUBWAY TO SALLY, TANZWUT, and SCHANDMAUL, will release its second album, "Am Rande der Welt", on March 20 via Massacre Records. The track listing for the CD is as follows: ...

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ARCH ENEMY: South American, Mexican Dates Announced

Swedish/German extreme metallers ARCH ENEMY will embark on the Latin America Revolution Tour 2009 in late April/early May. Confirmed dates so far are as follows: Apr. 28 - Maracay, Venezuela - Coliseo Limon Apr. 30 - Bogota, Colombia – [to be announced] May 02 - Buenos Aires, Argentina - El Teatro Fiores May 03 - ...

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ROBERT PLANT & ALISON KRAUSS To Perform At GRAMMY AWARDS

Robert Plant & Alison Krauss have been added to be the list of performers at the 51st annual Grammy Awards which will be held February 8 at Staples Center in Los Angeles. Plant and Krauss told Billboard.com in June that they are hoping to turn their platinum-certified, Grammy Award-winning "Raising Sand" album into a going ...

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ENTHRONED: New Album Title Announced

Belgian black metal band ENTHRONED has set "Pentagrammaton" as the title of its new album, due later in the year via Regain Records. Frontman Nornagest previously stated about the group's new material, "What we got until now promises that the next album will be crushing and will definitely continue where [2007's] 'Tetra Karcist' stopped." "Tetra ...

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CEPHALECTOMY: New Album To Be Made Available As Free Download

Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada-based death/grind metallers CEPHALECTOMY have issued the following update: "CEPHALECTOMY has decided to make their upcoming album, 'An Epitaph To Tranquility', a free download, which will be available on their website when completed. Instead of sinking money into CDs, which they feel is a dying format, CEPHALECTOMY will put those funds towards ...

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CKY To Release 'Carver City' In May

CKY has completed mixing its fourth album, entitled "Carver City", for a May 19 release via Roadrunner Records. As with all their previous efforts, "Carver City" was produced by the band's guitarist Chad I Ginsburg. The CD was recorded at Studio CIG in the band's home state of Pennsylvania and mixed by Ginsburg and Phil ...

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LONDON Reuniting For First Show In 21 Years

Hollywood '80s metal band LONDON — best known for its hilarious appearance in the Penelope Spheeris documentary film "Decline Of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years" (and whose former members include Nikki Sixx, Slash, Izzy Stradlin, Steven Adler, Blackie Lawless and Fred Coury) — will reunite for its first live show in 21 years ...

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