October 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

XYZ's 'The Best Of' Collection Due This Week

If Records has set an October 7 release date for the XYZ "The Best Of" collection. According to a press release, "this compilation is a true snapshot of twenty years of sex, drugs, and rock 'n' roll, with a touch of romance and free-flowing champagne. Every radio and video hit, together at last, starting with ...

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DANISH METAL AWARDS 2008: Nominees Announced

According to Antenna, reactivated British extreme metal pioneers CARCASS will perform at the Danish Metal Awards 2008 show, which will be held on November 15 in Copenhagen, Denmark. Playing abbreviated sets at the event will be THE ARCANE ORDER, SVARTSOT, A KID HEREAFTER IN THE GRINDING LIGHT and DAWN OF DEMISE. The nominees ...

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Reunited DÉTENTE Working On New Material

Reunited California-based metallers DÉTENTE — featuring vocalist Ann Boleyn (HELLION) and guitarist Michael Carlino (FEAR OF GOD) alongside original DÉTENTE members Dennis Butler (drums), Caleb Quinn (guitar) and Steve Hochheiser (bass) — have issued the following update: "DÉTENTE will take a couple months off from playing live to focus on new material. The new material ...

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DIRTY LOOKS: 'California Free Ride' Track Listing Revealed

Reunited hard rockers DIRTY LOOKS will release their new album, "California Free Ride", on October 7 via Perris Records. The disc was mastered by guitarist Anthony Focx (BANG TANGO, BEAUTIFUL CREATURES, BUCKCHERRY) and contains "ten tracks of killer tunes guaranteed to blow away the fall/winter blues with a heavy dose of down and dirty hard ...

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