May 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

AVA INFERI Hard At Work On New Material

AVA INFERI, the Portugal-based band whose lineup includes guitarist Rune Eriksen (a.k.a. ex-MAYHEM guitarist/songwriter Blasphemer), has issued the following update: "We have now launched our AVA INFERI official channel on YouTube. There you can see fan-filmed footage from our show in Madrid on February 2nd, supporting goth legends of CHRISTIAN DEATH. For now ...

Read more

THYRFING: Studio Update

Swedish "viking metallers" THYRFING have commenced the recording sessions for their sixth album with co-producer (with the band) Jrgen Svensson of Tyroon Production. According to the group's record label, Regain Records, "the band has so far laid down drums, guitars and is currently doing synthesizers. The cover artwork will be done by the Swedish artist ...

Read more

KREATOR To Enter Studio In July

German thrash metal veterans KREATOR will enter the Titonus studios in Berlin on July 20 to begin recording the highly anticipated follow-up to their 2005 release "Enemy of God". Helming the as-yet-untitled album is top German producer Moses Schneider. Commented KREATOR leader Mille Petrozza: "The pre-production in our rehearsal studios went really smooth. Moses' way ...

Read more

MALEVOLENT CREATION, DEMIRICOUS, INFERNAEON To Team Up For U.S. Tour

MALEVOLENT CREATION, DEMIRICOUS and INFERNAEON will team up for a U.S. tour between July 4 and July 30. Exact cities and dates will be announced soon. Poland's Metal Mind Productions recently re-released MALEVOLENT CREATION's "Eternal" (1996), "In Cold Blood" (1997), "The Fine Art of Murder" (1998) and "Manifestation" (a compilation from 2000) albums in Europe ...

Read more

DUFF MCKAGAN's LOADED To Perform In Yakima Tomorrow

LOADED, the band formed by current VELVET REVOLVER bassist Duff McKagan (on guitar and vocals) after he left GUNS N' ROSES, will perform tomorrow (Saturday, May 31) at the Yakima Sports Center in Yakima, Washington. In addition to McKagan, the band features drummer Geoff Reading (GREEN APPLE QUICK STEP), bassist Jeff Rouse (VENDETTA RED, ALIEN ...

Read more