October 2007 - Blabbermouth Archive

SWALLOW THE SUN Added To PARADISE LOST's UK Tour

Finnish doomsters SWALLOW THE SUN have been confirmed as one of the support acts for PARADISE LOST on their upcoming UK tour. Also appearing on the bill is Italy's NOVEMBRE. The dates are as follows: Dec. 02 - Garage - Glasgow, UK Dec. 03 - Academy 3 - Manchester, UK Dec. 04 - Wulfrun Hall ...

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PAUL STANLEY's Guitar Tech Talks To Gibson.com

Gibson.com's Sean McDevitt recently spoke to Francis Stueber about the maintenance of guitars for such heavyweights as Paul Stanley (KISS) and Kevin Cronin (REO SPEEDWAGON). "If Paul goes out of tune, it's not his fault, it's my fault," says Francis Stueber, referring matter-of-factly to one of his many responsibilities as guitar technician for KISS's Paul ...

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M.A.N Begins Recording New Album; Video Available

M.A.N, the band formed out of the ashes of Sweden's TRANSPORT LEAGUE (featuring former MNEMIC frontman Tony Jelencovich), entered Grand Recordings in Gothenburg, Sweden with producer/engineer Svein Jensen on October 19 to begin recording its new album, entitled "Swastika Sweetheart". Songtitles set to appear on the CD include "Outnumbered", "Dead Universe", "Hacker Sapiens", "Kill It", ...

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SATARIEL Joined By MEMORY GARDEN Guitarist SIMON JOHANSSON

Swedish metallers SATARIEL have announced the addition of guitarist Simon Johansson to the group's ranks. "Simon is no stranger [to SATARIEL], as he did some fabulous guest guitar solos on SATARIEL's previous full-length album 'Hydra', released in 2005," the band writes in a press release. "He has since then remained a friend, and when Mikael ...

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EXMORTEM Signs With MIGHTY MUSIC

EXMORTEM, which is said to be "probably Denmark’s oldest and most loyal death metal band," has inked a two-album deal with Mighty Music. According to a press release, "after a two year period searching for their roots, EXMORTEM are now back and ready to record their sixth full-length album. The new material is nothing short ...

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