July 2008 - Blabbermouth Archive

SUICIDAL ANGELS Working On New Material

Greek old-school thrashers SUICIDAL ANGELS have issued the following update: "We gladly inform you that SUICIDAL ANGELS are spending their time rehearsing new songs for their second full-length album, due in 2009. So far we have five songs ready and they mean serious thrash business! The new record will feature fast and aggressive thrash tunes ...

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OPIATE FOR THE MASSES: New Video Interview Available

Buckshot of Woozyfly.com's "Buckshot's Bonanza" recently conducted an interview with the Los Angeles industrial rock act OPIATE FOR THE MASSES. The band spoke candidly about its new deal with Century Media Records, the release of its new CD, "Manifesto", touring with FILTER and its future goals. Watch the nine-minute chat below. "Burn You Down", the ...

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RUMPELSTILTSKIN GRINDER Begins Recording New Album

Philadelphia's self-proclaimed "criminal thrash" band RUMPELSTILTSKIN GRINDER has entered Mark-it-Zero studios with producer Dan O'Hare to begin recording the follow-up to 2005's "Buried in the Front Yard", due later in the year via Relapse Records. Songtitles set to appear on the CD include "Nothing Defeats The Skull", "Beware The Thrash Brigade", "Brainwasher c. 1655", "Spyborg", ...

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ANATA Checks In From The Studio

Swedish death metallers ANATA, who are currently recording their as-yet untitled upcoming new album, have decided to do things differently this time around. In vocalist/guitarist Fredrik Schalin's words, "Why waste money in the studio, let's buy their equipment instead!" Schalin and bassist Henrik Drake reveal details of the recording method, some of the band's new ...

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THERION: Trailer For 'Live Gothic' DVD Available

A trailer for "Live Gothic", the forthcoming DVD from Sweden's THERION, can be viewed below. With the success of 2007's "Gothic Kaballah" and 2004's "Lemuria/Sirius B", Sweden's THERION brought its enchanting and majestic live show throughout the world with stops in the U.S., many successful European festival gigs and a full European tour, including a ...

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SLIPKNOT: On The Set For 'Psychosocial' Video

Kerrang! magazine joined SLIPKNOT guitarist Jim Root yesterday (June 30) on the set for the band's video for their single "Psychosocial". Watch the three-and-a-half-minute chat below. The band delayed filming of the promo clip for "Psychosocial", the first single from SLIPKNOT's upcoming fourth studio album, "All Hope Is Gone", after DJ Sid Wilson managed to ...

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