January 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

HORNED ALMIGHTY: New Album Release Date Announced

"Contaminating the Divine", the third album from the Danish black metal band HORNED ALMIGHTY, will be released on standard CD and digipack on February 2, with the limited gatefold LP version following a short time later. All versions will be released by Obscure Abhorrence Productions and Art of Propaganda. The CD was recorded with Jacob ...

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PRETTY BOY FLOYD Announces New Drummer, Bassist

California rockers PRETTY BOY FLOYD have announced addition of WHITE LION drummer Troy Patrick Farrell and bassist Criss Sixx of the MÖTLEY CRÜE tribute band TRÜE 2 CRÜE to their lineup. Upcoming PRETTY BOY FLOYD shows: Feb. 13 - The Brixton - Redondo Beach, CA (w/ STEELHEART) Feb. 15 - The Coach House - San ...

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KORPIKLAANI To Enter Studio Next Month

Finnish folk metallers KORPIKLAANI will enter the studio on February 15 to begin recording their sixth album, "Karkelo" (English translation: "Party"), tentatively due in June via Nuclear Blast Records. According to the band, the recordings for the 14-song CD "will start in Hollola, Petrax studio, where Matson [drummer Matti Johansson] will do his drum work. ...

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PRIMITIVE GRAVEN IMAGE Completes Work On New Album

Guitarist Luke "Ljosalfur" Lehane of the U.K. black metallers PRIMITIVE GRAVEN IMAGE has issued the following update: "We have returned from five days at the studio with acclaimed producer Russ Russell (NAPALM DEATH, DIMMU BORGIR). He has mixed the [second PRIMITIVE GRAVEN IMAGE] album into a GREAT shape, and helped with additional production, recording, arrangements ...

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AS I LAY DYING: DVD Title Revealed

San Diego-based metallers AS I LAY DYING have reportedly set "This Is Who We Are" as the title of their upcoming three-disc DVD set. Due on April 14 via Metal Blade, the effort will include live performances, backstage footage, interviews, photos, production videos, and a documentary on the group covering everything from the band's humble ...

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