October 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

VOUGAN Filming Brazilian Shows For Upcoming DVD

Brazilian power metal band VOUGAN will film their acoustic and electric performances on November 14 (at Amisrael in Goiania, Brazil) and November 15 (at Atlanta Music Hall in Goiania, Brazil) for an upcoming DVD. The concerts will feature special guest appearances by international artists and will include performances of new material. Brazilian vocalist Carlos Zema ...

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TOOL Frontman Opens Store

According to The Pulse of Radio, TOOL frontman Maynard James Keenan has opened a retail store named after his side project PUSCIFER in the town of Jerome, Arizona, where Keenan also makes his home. The shop features all the items available at the online PUSCIFER store, as well as local art and coffee plus other ...

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SOILWORK Singer Offers Vocal Coaching

Vocalist Björn "Speed" Strid of the Swedish metallers SOILWORK has issued the following update: "Back home in the cold, getting pumped for the European tour that will start in just about a week! "I was going through my MySpace page the other day and realized that there are LOADS of messages that I haven't been ...

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ANGEL BLAKE's 'The Descended' To Receive Japanese Release

"The Descended", the second album from ANGEL BLAKE — the Swedish band featuring former THE CROWN guitarist Marko Tervonen — will be released in Japan on November 19 via Spiritual Beast. "The Descended" was released in Europe and North America in May 2008 via Dynamic Arts Records. A single, entitled "Defenseless", is available for download ...

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IN THIS MOMENT Guitarist Checks In From The Road

The first single off IN THIS MOMENT's "The Dream" album, "Forever", is continuing to tear up the Active Rock charts led by heavy airplay from such tastemaker stations as WCCC (Hartford), KFNK (Seattle), KXTE (Las Vegas), WJJO (Madison) and Sirius' Octane. Meanwhile, the track "The Great Divide" reigns supreme on Sirius' Hard Attack playlist. The ...

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RUTHLESS: 'Metal Without Mercy' EP To Be Re-Released

Reactivated Southern California metal band RUTHLESS has signed a deal with Italy's My Graveyard Productions for the re-release of its 1984 "Metal Without Mercy" five-song EP. According to the group, "We will have a new cover with updated photos and a custom insert. It will be released worldwide. It will be available Febuary of 2009." ...

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ARCH ENEMY: 'Tyrants Of The Rising Sun' DVD Trailer Available

Swedish/German extreme metallers ARCH ENEMY have released the trailer for their forthcoming DVD+CD set, "Tyrants Of The Rising Sun: Live In Japan". Watch it below. "Tyrants Of The Rising Sun: Live In Japan" will be released in Europe on November 24 and in North America on November 25 via Century Media. The DVD contains a ...

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