January 2010 - Blabbermouth Archive

KIVIMETSÄN DRUIDI Mixing Sophomore Album

Finnish symphonic folk metal band KIVIMETSÄN DRUIDI is currently mixing its second album for an April release via Century Media Records. The group states, "it will most certainly surprise many of [our fans]!" KIVIMETSÄN DRUIDI's video for the song "Jäässä Varttunut" can be viewed below. The track comes off the band's's debut CD, "Shadowheart", which ...

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DAYLIGHT MISERY: Debut Album Artwork, Track Listing Revealed

Greek death metal band DAYLIGHT MISERY has completed work on its debut album, "Depressive Icons". The track listing for the CD is as follows: 01. Intro 02. Meadows Of Desire 03. Depressive Icons 04. Miserablia 05. Infinity 06. Endless Fairytale 07. Stealing Flowers From A Grave 08. Soul Embraced 09. Mind Games An exact release ...

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DEVIN TOWNSEND To Play Solo Acoustic Set During NAMM

Canadian musician/producer Devin Townsend (STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, STEVE VAI, LAMB OF GOD, DARKEST HOUR, GWAR) has scheduled the following appearances at the upcoming NAMM (National Association Of Music Merchants) show on Friday, January 15, 2010 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California: EMG booth: 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Peavey booth: 1:30 p.m. - ...

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SONIC SYNDICATE Taps Producer TOBY WRIGHT For New Album

Swedish modern metallers SONIC SYNDICATE will enter the studio next week with producer Toby Wright (KORN, SLAYER, MÖTLEY CRÜE, KISS, FEAR FACTORY, IN FLAMES, STONE SOUR, OZZY OSBOURNE) to begin recording their new album for a tentative May release via Nuclear Blast Records. SONIC SYNDICATE's "Burn This City" video can be viewed below. The clip ...

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HIM: More HELLDONE Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of HIM's December 30, 2009 performance at Tavastia in Helsinki, Finland as part of the Helldone festival can be viewed below. The band's setlist was as follows: 01. Buried Alive By Love 02. Heartkiller 03. Right Here In My Arms 04. Wings of a Butterfly 05. Bleed Well 06. Join Me 07. ...

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BLACK ROSE: New Album In The Works

23 years after the release of its last studio album back in 1986, New Wave Of British Heavy Metal (NWOBHM) band BLACK ROSE will put out its third LP, tentatively titled "Cure For Your Disease", in early 2010. As a taster for the upcoming album, some new song samples have been uploaded to the band's ...

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ROB HALFORD Interviewed On KCAL 96.7 FM; Video Available

JUDAS PRIEST/HALFORD frontman Rob Halford was recently interviewed on the California radio station KCAL 96.7 FM. Video footage of his appearance can be viewed below. "Halford III - Winter Songs", the new album from HALFORD, sold 1,400 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The CD landed at position No. 26 ...

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