May 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

LAAZ ROCKIT: New Album Track Listing Revealed

Reactivated San Francisco Bay Area metallers LAAZ ROCKIT have finalized the track listing for their new album, "Left for Dead", due on July 25 via Germany's Massacre Records. It is as follows: 01. Brain Wash 02. Delirium Void 03. Erased 04. My Euphoria 05. Ghost In The Mirror 06. Turmoil 07. Liar 08. Desolate Oasis ...

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OPETH: UK, Ireland Dates Announced

Swedish progressive metallers OPETH have scheduled the following dates in the UK and Ireland: Nov. 17 - Glasgow, UK @ ABC Nov. 18 - Dublin, IRE @ St. Vicars Nov. 19 - Birmingham, UK @ Academy Nov. 20 - London, UK @ Shepards Bush Empire Nov. 21 - Bristol, UK @ Academy Nov. 22 - ...

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LIZZY BORDEN/GEORGE LYNCH Bassist Remembers MICHELLE MELDRUM

Bassist Marten Andersson (LIZZY BORDEN, GEORGE LYNCH) has issued the following statement regarding the passing of MELDRUM/ex-PHANTOM BLUE guitarist Michelle Meldrum, who died on May 21 as a result of a cystic growth on her brain that had restricted oxygen and blood flow to her brain, rendering her braindead. "As I am writing this, I ...

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KISS Schedules Lake Tahoe Date

According to the Tahoe Daily Tribune, KISS will play August 30 in the Harvey's Outdoor Arena in Lake Tahoe, Nevada. John Koster, regional president of Harrah's Northern Nevada operations, made the announcement at the Lake Tahoe Visitors Authority Board of Directors meeting today. Koster said with the line-up this year, it definitely could ...

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HELLOWEEN, GAMMA RAY: Russian Dates Announced

German power metallers HELLOWEEN have confirmed the following Russian dates: Sep. 06 - St. Petersburg, Russia - DK Lensoveta Sep. 07 - Moscow, Russia - B1 Sep. 09 - Krasnodar, Russia - DS Olimpic Support on the shows will come from GAMMA RAY. HELLOWEEN's Japanese record label, JVC Victor, released a special two-CD version of ...

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HECATE ENTHRONED Confirmed For UK's HARD ROCK HELL II Festival

British black metal veterans HECATE ENTHRONED have been confirmed for the Hard Rock Hell II festival, set to take place December 5-7, 2008 at Prestatyn Sands, North Wales, UK. The Hard Rock Hell II festival billing is shaping up as follows: BATTLELORE BEHOLDER BENEDICTUM BLACK LABEL SOCIETY BUDGIE CLUTCH DORO HAWKWIND HECATE ENTHRONED KORPIKLAANI MILLION$RELOAD ...

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BIRDS OF PREY To Begin Writing New Material

BIRDS OF PREY, the band featuring Erik Larson (ALABAMA THUNDERPUSSY), Bo Leslie (THE LAST VAN ZANT), Summer Welch (BARONESS), Ben Hogg (BEATEN BACK TO PURE) and Dave Witte (MUNICIPAL WASTE), will commence the songwriting sessions for its third album at the end of June. BIRDS OF PREY's most recent CD, "Sulfur and Semen", was released ...

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