May 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

LITA FORD To Play New York City In July

'80s hard rock queen Lita Ford is rumored to be playing a warm-up show for her upcoming Rocklahoma appearance on July 7 at B.B. King Blues Club & Grill in New York City. According to the venue's web site, the LITA FORD "tribute" act KISS ME DEADLY is scheduled to perform that night ...

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MISERY SIGNALS: 'Controller' Artwork Revealed

Milwaukee, Wisconsin's metalcore act MISERY SIGNALS will release its third full-length album, "Controller" on July 22 via Ferret Music. The CD was recorded with producer Devin Townsend (STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, DARKEST HOUR, SOILWORK) and is the group's second to feature vocalist Karl Shubach. Check out the album's cover artwork at this location. Two ...

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Norwegian Metal Pub Crawl With 1349; Video Available

MetalKult.com has posted the final installment of its four-part Norwegian metal mini-documentary. The footage was captured over four days in March 2008 when MetalKult editors Brad Angle and Jimmy Hubbard traveled to Oslo, Norway. In episode four, MetalKult go on a pub crawl through Oslo's hottest metal bars with 1349's bassist Seidemann and guitarist Archaon. ...

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SEPULTURA: Guitar Tracks For New Album Completed

Brazilian thrashers SEPULTURA entered the studio earlier in the month to begin recording their new album, which is based on the Anthony Burgess novel "A Clockwork Orange" (later turned into the classic film by Stanley Kubrick). According to a posting on the band's official web site, Andreas Kisser has finished recording all the guitar tracks ...

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THIS ENDING: New Album Update

THIS ENDING, the Stockholm, Sweden-based band formerly known as THE PLAGUE (before they were forced to change their name for legal reasons), recently entered Offbeat Studio with guitarist Linus Nirbrant at the helm to begin recording its sophomore album, "Dead Harvest", for a late 2008 release. Songtitles set to appear on the CD include "Dead ...

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Former SLAYER/TESTAMENT Drummer Offering Lessons In Solana Beach

Former TESTAMENT/SLAYER and current PUSHED drummer Jon Dette is now offering private drum lessons at Rhythm House Music in Solana Beach, California. For more information, contact Rhythm House directly at (858) 481-3069. Ask for Gary. PUSHED recently completed work on its new demo containing the following tracks: 01. 300 (aka The Great Impossible) 02. Red ...

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SCARS ON BROADWAY: More European Dates Announced

SCARS ON BROADWAY, the new band from SYSTEM OF A DOWN guitarist Daron Malakian and drummer John Dolmayan, has announced four European club dates that will take place in July. The group's European schedule is now shaping up as follows: Jun. 27 - Luxor - Cologne, GER Jun. 28 - Kato - Berlin, GER Jul. ...

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MOTRHEAD: New Album Title Announced

Legendary hard rock band MOTRHEAD has set "Motrizer" as the title of its new album, due before the end of the year via SPV Records. The follow-up to 2006's "Kiss of Death" is being recorded at FOO FIGHTERS frontman/ex-NIRVANA drummer Dave Grohl's Studio 606 in Northridge, California. "Kiss of Death" entered the national album charts ...

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