October 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

NEMHAIN To Guest On 'Total Rock' Radio This Sunday

NEMHAIN, the UK-based band featuring AT THE GATES/ex-CRADLE OF FILTH drummer Adrian Erlandsson and his wife, Morrigan Hel (a.k.a. Amber England), will guest on Total Rock radio this Sunday, October 5. The group says, "We will play a couple of full, never-heard-before songs from the [recently completed NEMHAIN] debut and share some other mayhem and ...

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RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE Album Rumors Surface Again

The Pulse of Radio reports that rumors have once again surfaced that RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE will enter the studio in the next few months to begin recording its first album of new material since 2000's "The Battle of Los Angeles". According to TwistedEar.com, an alleged source at Sony Music, the band's label home, said ...

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NINE INCH NAILS Getting Own iPhone Game

The Pulse of Radio reports that NINE INCH NAILS is planning to release its own branded version of the iPhone music game TapTap Revenge, according to Billboard.com. The special edition of the popular game will include 16 songs from the band's most recent albums, "The Slip" and the all-instrumental "Ghosts I - IV". Some of ...

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OBSCURA/Ex-PESTILENCE Bassist Resumes Work On ENSEMBLE SALAZHAR Project

After a two-year break, guitarist Ronald Bekking, pianist Hans Grotenbreg and bassist Jeroen Paul Thesseling (OBSCURA, ex-PESTILENCE) have resumed work on new recordings for their project ENSEMBLE SALAZHAR. "We received a lot of positive reactions on the demo recordings of 2006 — produced by percussionist Jaap Van Keulen — and are excited to write new ...

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ARCH ENEMY Guitarist Comments On Upcoming DVD

Swedish/German extreme metallers ARCH ENEMY will release a new DVD+CD set, "Tyrants Of The Rising Sun: Live In Japan", in Europe on November 24 and in North America on November 25 via Century Media. The DVD contains a live show filmed in Tokyo earlier this year, an in-depth 40 minute road-movie feature, and all promotional ...

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AMON AMARTH's 'Thunder God' Cracks German Top 10

AMON AMARTH's seventh full-length album, "Twilight of the Thunder God", has entered the German Media Control chart at position No. 6. This marks the highest-ever chart entry for he band as well as its record label, Metal Blade Records. Commented AMON AMARTH in a statement: "Germans know great beer, high-quality cars, good bratwurst and they ...

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DARZAMAT: New Album To Be Mixed By SCAR SYMMETRY Guitarist

Polish extreme metallers DARZAMAT have tapped Jonas Kljellgren (SCAR SYMMETRY guitarist) of Black Lounge Studios in Avesta, Sweden to mix their new album, "Solfernus' Path", for an early 2009 release. Commented DARZAMAT vocalist Flauros: "Our friend Marek Dobrowolski, the drummer of the band ONE MAN ARMY AND UNDEAD OUARTET, who perfectly knows Jonas' abilities, was ...

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