January 2009 - Blabbermouth Archive

IWRESTLEDABEARONCE Completes Recording New Album

IWRESTLEDABEARONCE, the band from Shreveport, Louisiana which mashes up elements of electro, grind and jazz, has finished recording its debut full-length for Century Media Records at producer Ross Robinson's studio with Ryan Boesch (NORMA JEAN) at the helm. A spring release is expected. IWRESTLEDABEARONCE has left the sunny city of Los Angeles and is preparing ...

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AUTUMN: New Album Track-By-Track Breakdown Available

Guitarist/co-vocalist Jens van der Valk of Dutch female-fronted metallers AUTUMN recently gave the German edition of Metal Hammer magazine a track-by-track breakdown of the band's fourth studio album, "Altitude", which will be released on February 13 (Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Italy) and February 27 (rest of Europe) via Metal Blade Records. Read it in

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PILGRIMZ To Support GOJIRA In U.K., Ireland

Copenhagen, Denmark-based metal/hardcore act PILGRIMZ has been confirmed as the support band for French progressive metallers GOJIRA on their upcoming tour of the U.K. and Ireland. Comment PILGRIMZ vocalist Max Vegas: "No need to say that the expression of GOJIRA is unique and that the band is one of Europe's leading metal bands. However, I ...

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SEPULTURA's 'A-Lex': First-Week Brazilian Sales Revealed

According to Roadie Crew's Thiago Sarkis, Atração FonográficaSEPULTURA's label in Brazil — has confirmed that "A-Lex", the band's new album and the first to be recorded without either of the foundingCavalera brothers (Max and Igor; on guitar/vocals and drums, respectively), has sold 5,000 copies in its first-week of release in Brazil. Read more ...

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MEGAROCK All-Star Heavy Metal Cover Band To Perform At 'Long Live Rock' Benefit

MEGAROCK — a brand new heavy metal cover band featuring vocalist Walter Figueroa (ATTACKER, SEVERED HAND), guitarists Jack Frost (SAVATAGE, SEVEN WITCHES, BRONX CASKET COMPANY) and "Metal" Mike Chlasciak (HALFORD, SEBASTIAN BACH, PAINMUSEUM), bassist Mike LePond (SYMPHONY X), and drummer Taz Marazz (SEVEN WITCHES) — will perform this Saturday night (January 31) at Dexter's Entertainment ...

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