October 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

EISREGEN: 'Knochenkult' Lands On German Chart

"Knochenkult", the seventh album from the German, lyrically extreme, dark metal band EISREGEN, has entered the German Media Control chart at position No. 40. Formed in 1994, EISREGEN's members hail from Tambach-Dietharz, a village in Thüringen (Thuringia). By using morbid German lyrics unlike those of other bands of this genre, they caught the attention of ...

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TEXTURES: New Video Interview Available

Eric Faber of Imhotep conducted an interview with vocalist Eric Kalsbeek of the Dutch progressive metal band TEXTURES after the group's September 25, 2008 concert in Oslo, Norway. Watch the chat in two parts below. TEXTURES will film a video for the song "Awake" from the band's current album "Silhouettes". The clip will ...

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VOLBEAT: 'Guitar Gangsters' Certified Gold In Denmark

Less than a month after its release, "Guitar Gangsters & Cadillac Blood", the third studio album from Danish metal rock 'n' rollers VOLBEAT, has been certifield gold in Denmark for sales in excess of 20,000 copies. The CD entered the Danish chart at No. 1, and was beaten only by METALLICA's "Death Magnetic" in its ...

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TARJA TURUNEN: More Shows Announced

Former NIGHTWISH vocalist Tarja Turunen has added shows in Luxembourg, Bulgaria, Israel, Russia and the Ukraine to her touring itinerary. Her schedule is now as follows: Oct. 18 - Oktoberhallen - Wieze, Belgium (Metal Female Voices Fest) Oct. 19 - Rockhal Club - Esch sur Alzette, Luxembourg Oct. 21 - Hala Folimanka - Prague, Czech ...

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ASSAULTER: New Album Cover Artwork, Track Listing Revealed

Australian metallers ASSAULTER, consisting of Simon Berserker (guitar, bass, vocals; ex-DESTROYER 666) and A.C. (drums), have completed work on their debut full-length opus entitled "Salvation Like Destruction", showcasing seven tracks of extremely raw and uncouth brand of metal to assault your ears! The track listing is as follows: 01. Talon And Teeth 02. The Axiom ...

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