July 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

NORMA JEAN: 'The Anti Mother' Details Revealed

Atlanta's post-hardcore outfit NORMA JEAN — along with producer Ross Robinson (SLIPKNOT, THE CURE, DEFTONES) and engineer Ryan Boesch — have put the finishing touches on their fourth studio album, "The Anti Mother", due out August 5 on Solid State Records. NORMA JEANCory Brandan (lead vocals, guitars), Scottie Henry (guitars), Jake Schultz (bass), ...

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TED NUGENT: Helsinki Concert Cancelled

According to Free! Magazine, Ted Nugent's previously announced July 7 concert at the Cable Factory in Helsinki, Finland has been cancelled "because of disappointing ticket sales." Ted Nugent will reach a milestone this summer when the singer/guitarist plays his 6,000th concert during his three-month tour. The trek started June 7 in Sandusky, OH ...

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FINSTERFORST, KIVIMETSÄN DRUIDI, KORPIKLAANI Confirmed For Germany's RAGNARÖK VI FESTIVAL

FINSTERFORST, KIVIMETSÄN DRUIDI and KORPIKLAANI have been confirmed for the Ragnarök VI Festival, set to take place April 17-18, 2009 in Lichtenfels, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: ADORNED BROOD (GER) ALESTORM (UK) ARKONA (RUS) FINSTERFORST (GER) FJOERGYN (GER) HEIDEVOLK (NL) KIVIMETSÄN DRUIDI (FIN) KORPIKLAANI (FIN) MELECHESCH (ISR / NL) MIDNATTSOL (GER) ...

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AC/DC Is Back In 'Black Ice'

Paul Cashmere of Undercover News reports that legendary Australian hard rockers AC/DC have three titles that they are considering for for their upcoming album, including "Black Ice" (which is said to be "a frontrunner at the moment") and "Runaway Train". Danny Keenan of AC/DC's Australian record label Albert Music told Undercover News that ...

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HYDROGYN To Tour U.S. With BENEDICTUM

Ashland, Kentucky-based rockers HYDROGYN have issue the following update: "The band is starting the first American leg this month. The band will also be going to Europe again this year with many big things in store for the European fans as well as always. Look for the tour to start October 3rd in Europe in ...

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