March 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

NEGATIVE: New Album Title, Release Date Announced

Finnish hard/glam rockers NEGATIVE will release their fourth album, "Karma Killer", in their home country on May 7. Release dates for other territories will be announced soon. "Won't Let Go" is the first single from the new album, showcasing the band's natural progress; there are fresh elements in the mix, but the song still sounds ...

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MISFITS: Rare 1995 Demo Recordings Posted Online

Veteran punk drummer Joel Gausten (PIGFACE, THE UNDEAD, ELECTRIC FRANKENSTEIN) has posted two rare MISFITS rehearsal demos for the tracks "Astro Zombies" and "London Dungeon" at this location. Recorded in February 1995 at the MISFITS' rehearsal compound in New Jersey, the demos feature Jerry Only on bass, Doyle Wolfgang Von Frankenstein on guitar, ...

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TOURNIQUET Guitarist Quits

Guitarist Aaron Guerra of the Los Angeles-based Christian neo-classical progressive thrash metal band TOURNIQUET has issued the following statement: "I am passing along the news to everyone that I have stepped down as the guitarist of TOURNIQUET. I am unable to continue in my role as TOURNIQUET's guitarist and still focus on my family the ...

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DISMEMBER: Leeds Footage Posted Online

Fan-filmed video footage of long-running Swedish death metallers DISMEMBER performing the song "Reborn in Blaspemy" this past Saturday (March 29) at Leeds Rio, UK can be viewed below (courtesy of Dave Ingham). The new self-titled album from DISMEMBER is being streamed in its entirety on MP3.com. Released in Europe on February 18 via ...

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EDDIE VAN HALEN's Son Says Guitarist Is 'Doing Great'

Eddie Van Halen's son, Wolfgang, has dismissed rumors about his father's health and is looking forward to returning to the road with VAN HALEN in April. "Don't listen to the rumors he's doing great seriously!" Wolfgang, 17, told People magazine at Nickolodeon's 2008 Kid's Choice Awards Saturday (March 29). "We're starting up in ...

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