October 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

SHINING Mainman: 'We Don't Need Mindless Idiots Listening To Our Music'

Swedish black metallers SHINING have issued the following update: "SHINING's sixth studio album, 'VI / Klagopsalmer', has now been mixed and mastered and has been sent to Osmose Productions, who will shortly be unleashing its menace into the world. "SHINING have signed an endorsement deal with swedish company Odium Clothing. "We have finally found ourselves ...

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The IRON FIRE Curse Strikes Again

Vocalist Martin Steene of the Danish metal band IRON FIRE has issued the following update: "Yesterday [the new IRON FIRE album] was ready for mix. The plan was that Tommy Hansen started to mix the album alone and we would join in Saturday and Sunday. Jailhouse studio is located three hours drive from Copenhagen, so ...

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CROOKED X's Real-Life Cinderella Story

What takes most artists years to accomplish, CROOKED X is doing in a matter of months. Opening for KISS in Europe, touring with TED NUGENT, filming an MTV special, promoting its October 7 EP release and readying a 10-song debut for EMI/Capitol, helmed by super-producers Spencer Proffer (QUIET RIOT, TINA TURNER) and Michael Wagener (OZZY ...

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New Track Featuring SLASH Part Of 'Gibson Presents: Hot Tones In High-Definition'

Gibson Guitar, the musical instrument manufacturer, has partnered with HDtracks to offer free, downloadable, high-definition music — a first of its kind collaboration for an instrument manufacturer. The exclusive offering to fans of Gibson Guitar, titled "Gibson Presents: Hot Tones in High-Definition", is a diverse collection of music performed by the world's best guitarists and ...

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EPOCHATE Completes Work On Debut

EPOCHATE, the new band featuring Victor Love (DOPE STARS INC.) and Noras Blake (SPINEFLESH, EDENYZED), will release its debut album, "Chronicles Of A Dying Era", this winter on Subsound Records. The CD was produced, recorded and mixed by Victor Love at the Subsound Studio and was mastered by John Golden. It will include "nine compositions ...

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BLEED THE SKY: 'Sullivan' Video Available

BLEED THE SKY's video for "Sullivan", a track off the band's recently released sophomore album "Murder The Dance", is currently available for viewing below (courtesy of MTV2's Headbanger's Blog). (Note: The video stream may not be available to some non-U.S. residents.) The clip will also be shown on "Headbanger's Ball" this Saturday, October 4 between ...

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